Scalp Problems Treatment

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Scalp Problems

Scalp Problems

Scalp Problems Treatment


Scalp Problems Treatment – Simply put, any skin condition that affects the scalp and in turn, the hair can be classified as a scalp problem.

There are various types of scalp-related problems known in today’s world. Some are caused by skin-related issues or rashes, while some are acquired congenitally. Malnutrition and infections can also lead to scalp issues. Some issues are also caused by external factors such as parasitic infestation.


Although exact reasons for scalp problems cannot be pinpointed, they can be equated to a combination of possible factors, such as:

  1. Autoimmune diseases
  2. Male pattern baldness
  3. Skin conditions
  4. Hormonal disorders
  5. Psoriasis
  6. Scleroderma
  7. Ringworm, Lice, and Leishmaniasis infections

Although every type of scalp condition has its distinct symptoms, some general symptoms can include:

  1. Rashes
  2. Hair loss and/or thinning
  3. Weakening or breaking of hair
  4. Itchiness 
  5. Scaly patches
  6. Pain and/or tenderness 

Depending upon the diagnosis, treatments can vary. Some of the common treatments used for scalp problems are as follows:

  1. Medication: helps prevent hair loss, control autoimmune diseases and regulate hormonal disorders
  2. Surgical hair transplants: helps restore hair, reducing hair loss patchiness and/or baldness
  3. Supplements/Dietary changes: helps correct nutritional deficiencies that may cause scalp deterioration
  4. Medicated ointments/washes: can help kill fungi or certain insects that cause infections 
  5. Medicated shampoos: target and help deal with conditions such as seborrheic eczema.


For a Scalp Problems Treatment consult with Dr. Ang, call  +65 6353 3851.

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Scalp Problems

The information written and published on this website is not intended to substitute the recommendations of a trained professional and does not replace a professional consultation.
It is advisable to undergo a formal consultation to help establish a relationship between the doctor and yourself, accurately determine your concerns/problems, and get the appropriate treatments for them.
It is also imperative to note that the contents of the website with respect to treatments, results and pricing can vary from individual to individual, and can only be accurately determined by the doctor upon diagnosis.
Do note that all medical treatments will only be administered upon proper consultation, with the requirement that patients be above 21 years of age to provide legal consent.