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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Derma-Smoothe/FS Scalp Oil Top.

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13 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Psoriasis of Scalp
4/20/2013 11:51:31 PM

Reviewer: Me, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The medication did not help. It resulted in hair loss in the back of my head.

Condition: Psoriasis of Scalp
9/20/2012 6:08:38 PM

Reviewer: Lucy, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This oil is Scalp saver, without it I cannot go to my hairdresser. Recently after trying 2 different pharmacies I have been unable to have my prescription, they tell me it is not available but dont know why. As anyone else experienced this?

Condition: Psoriasis of Scalp
1/24/2012 3:31:48 PM

Reviewer: Happy Hair, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
For the past year my scalp has become very crusty & scale so I went to the Dermatologist. At first they prescribed a topical steroid, after using this for several months my conditioned didn’t get any better. I went back to my doctor and she prescribed Derma Smoothe. I used it three nights in a row and it has worked so fantastic. My scalp is completely cleared of all crusty scales and when I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Psoriasis of Scalp
10/25/2011 12:12:18 PM

Reviewer: Happy, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have had scalp problems for years but thanks to my new stylist, she was able to identify my condition and referred me to a Dermatologist. I was prescribed Derma Smoothe and it worked wonders! My scales were literally almost completely gone after one use. I treated my scalp with Derma Smoothe for 3 days and the results are amazing!!! I am african-american and I can tell you that this product work ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Psoriasis of Scalp
7/9/2011 10:18:12 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My normally healthy hair was falling out in clumps. A wonderful dermatologist at Emory correctly diagnosed psoriasis and prescribed a two-step treatment: First Derma-Smoothe for at least 4 hours to loosen the scales, then after shampooing, applying Fluocinonide. The Derma-Smoothe is predominantly oil, so I agree with those who find it challenging to wear the shower cap for hours, but it really w ... Show Full Comment

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