Seborrheic Dermatitis

Seborrheic Dermatitis is a common chronic condition disease with typical presentation mainly on the head or body as these are areas with more sebaceous glands. It can present on newborns as cradle cap or on adults as excessive dandruff or yellowish scales on eyelashes or forehead.

Assessment

The most common causes of seborrheic dermatitis includes: 

leaf.jpg Fungal infection

leaf.jpg Immunological conditions

leaf.jpg Nutritional imbalances

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Management

The management and treatment of seborrheic dermatitis generally includes: 

leaf.jpg Dietary recommendations

leaf.jpg Topical treatments using herbs, homeopathics or essential oils

leaf.jpg Natural antifungals

leaf.jpg Naturopathic treatments to enhancing immune health

leaf.jpg Specific recommendations to nourishing the skin

 

Contact us to arrange a complimentary 15 minute consultation to learn how naturopathic treatments can resolve your seborrheic dermatitis and help you to develop healthy skin.  All naturopathic doctors in our clinic address skin disorders.  Dr. Sohail Malihi, ND has a special focus on skin conditions