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  • Product Code:Selsun Shampoo – Selenium Sulfide Topical
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Selsun Selenium Sulfide 2.5% Shampoo

Selsun selenium sulfide 2.5% suspension shampoo is manufactured by the reputable company Abbott. It contains a 2.5% concentration of strong selenium sulfide as an active ingredient. Selsun shampoo is used to treat dandruff, tinea versicolor, and certain types of dermatitis and inflammation of the scalp due to excessive oil secretion like seborrhoeic dermatitis.

The shampoo works against dandruff in two ways – by reducing the greasiness of the scalp and by slowing down the growth of the dandruff-causing layer of skin cells.

How Does Selsun Shampoo Work?

The shampoo with selenium sulfide effectively destroys certain types of fungus called dermatophytes. It also causes a reduction in the production of dandruff-causing cells and follicles in the top layer of the skin as well as the amount of natural oil/sebum produced by the sebaceous skin glands.

How to Use Selsun Selenium Sulfide Shampoo?

For Seborrhoeic Dermatitis and Dandruff

Apply twice a week for two weeks. Use once a week for the next 3-4 weeks if required. The shampoo should not be applied more frequently than required.

  1. The shampoo is for external use only.
  2. Use the shampoo as per directed by your doctor.
  3. Shake the bottle well before using Selsun shampoo.
  4. Wet your hair, take enough amount of shampoo, and cover all the affected area with a very delicate area of suspension
  5. Leave it on for 2-3 minutes and then rinse thoroughly.
  6. Repeat the treatments as directed by the physician.

For Tinea Versicolor

  1. Take a small amount of shampoo and apply it to the affected areas and lather with some water.
  2. Allow the shampoo to remain on the skin for 10 minutes.
  3. Rinse the body thoroughly
  4. Repeat the process every day for 7 days.

General Instructions

  1. Avoid contact with eyes. In case of accidental contact, wash thoroughly with cool water.
  2. Avoid contact with jewelry as it may discolor the metallic jewelry.
  3. Don’t use shampoo if you are allergic to any of its ingredients.
  4. Should not be used on open wounds, broken or inflamed skin.
  5. Keep away from the reach of children.
  6. Not to be used by the women who are pregnant or planning to become or are breastfeeding.

Side Effects of Selsun Shampoo

You may experience side effects of using Selsun selenium sulfide 2.5% shampoo such as skin irritation, an increase in normal hair loss. Oiliness and dryness of hair and scalp with other shampoos might occur. If you experience any allergic reaction, stop using the shampoo and contact your doctor immediately.

You can also check some of the considerable online pharmacies  for a wide range of skin and hair care products.

3 reviews for SELSUN SHAMPOO

  1. Sophia

    I was irritated of dandruff my friend suggested me to try this shampoo and I can clearly feel the difference. The dandruff issue is much more better than before.

  2. Amelia

    The Selsun shampoo is good to use it gives good result & also good feel. after using this shampoo hair looks like soft . shampoo is good to remove hair oil ,dirt & making the hair soft .such a good product . loved this shampoo.

  3. Isabella

    Very good shampoo if you are using other shampoo and you are not getting can use this will get results.This is mild shampoo with great will not damage your hair.

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