Dandruff is very common scalp condition with white or yellowish flakes.

Also causes itching and scalp irritation. Dandruff is also seasonal.

Why does one have dandruff ?

Dandruff can be caused by several factors, including overgrowth of a yeast-like fungus called Malassezia, dry skin, seborrheic dermatitis, sensitivity to hair products, or poor scalp hygiene.

Treatment for dandruff involves regular cleansing of the scalp with anti-dandruff shampoos.

It some times needs oral therapy and cyclical treatment. Consult a Dermatologist and Trichologist to know more.