Hair Conditioning

Hair conditioning is the second step of hair washing. A hair conditioner, a creamy product, is used to improve the texture of the hair. It helps to hydrate and replenish hair and makes them soft. It reduces friction between the strands of the hair and makes it easier to brush it after washing it. It protects hair from damage. Hair conditioners can be used on the hair every day, and it is advisable to use them on non-shampooing days. It is primarily used in dry hair.

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Does seborrhea make the scalp itchy and dry?

Query: Hi doctor,My scalp is itchy. I have dry hair, and I sweat a lot. So I wash my hair once in three days. But it is still itchy. My scalp gets extremely itchy. It starts to hurt. There are no visible lesions or flakes. It typically occurs two days after hair wash. Applying oil gives temporary relief. I...  Read Full »


Dr. Shama Naaz

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Itching of the scalp can be due to infection or seborrhoea. To get relief from itching, I suggest you apply shampoo Sebowash (Fluocinolone) twice a week (with a gap of two to three days in between). For dryness, use conditioner after shampoo. You can apply Argan with co...  Read Full »

Please suggest tips to get silky, long, frizz-free hair in male.

Query: Hi doctor, I am a male with wavy, thick coarse Asian hair that frizzes, and I wanted to ask you how I could get my hair thick, long, silky, smooth, and frizz-free. I could send pictures of what hair I want. Please help.  Read Full »


Dr. John H. Bocachica

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Given your natural type of hair described and what you would like it to look, there are some things you can consider. Wash your hair with shampoos that are intended to reduce frizz and will say so on the bottle. Also, use a conditioner that is intended to reduce fri...  Read Full »

Can ginger be used for hair fall control?

Query: Hi doctor, I have a few doubts regarding the herbal remedies of hair. What are the benefits of ginger for hair that has gotten thinner? What exactly in ginger can help boost hair growth and how does it work? What are the advantages of mixing olive oil with ginger for thinning hair? Is there anythi...  Read Full »


Dr. Suvash Sahu

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Ginger is known to contain a few circulatory agents, which stimulate blood circulation to the scalp lead to hair growth and improve the thickness of hair. Fresh ginger roots are rich sources of certain minerals like magnesium, phosphorous, vitamins and potassium....  Read Full »

Can I use Evion 400 for dry skin and hair?

Query: Hello doctor, My skin and hair have become very dry. Someone suggested taking Evion 400 capsules orally daily. Can you please suggest if I can take these capsules? Will they help in getting rid of dryness? Are there any side effects?  Read Full »


Dr. Meha Malhotra

Answer: Hi,Welcome to icliniq.com.Evion capsules will not help much with the dryness. For the skin, I suggest the following:Use a gentle soap like Dove or Cetaphil.Apply Venusia lotion twice a day over your body.For the hair, I suggest you try doing the following:Use any good conditioner.If you are using an...  Read Full »

Is bleaching the cause of my hair loss?

Query: Hello doctor,I have bleached my hair three times this year and have suffered a great deal of hair loss. My hair has been breaking very often and it has come to shoulder length. I have not used anything as yet as I am too afraid that it may get worse. The shampoo and conditioner that I use are called...  Read Full »


Dr. Ashwini. V. Swamy

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. It's very sad to hear that you are going through this hair problem. Bleaching can make hair weak and thinner. It is temporary and that is the good news. To regain the hair strength, you need to have hair nutrients. Eat protein-rich food, eggs, chicken, fish, milk...  Read Full »

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