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Dandruff > [7] results
Golden rules > [1] result

5 beauty steps to take care of your hair

To preserve beautiful, healthy hair, adopt a good daily hair care routine.

Focus on... > [1] result

Stress can trigger or exacerbate dandruff.

Dandruff is a sign of a bacterial inflammation of the scalp, which accelerates the cell renewal process. Thanks to well-adapted treatments and a healthy lifestyle, you can once again have a healthy scalp.

3 questions to an expert > [1] result

An anti-dandruff treatment must be adapted to the specific type of dandruff

Interview with a dermatologist, who speaks about treating dandruff.

Testimonies > [1] result

“I have finally succeeded in getting rid of my dandruff”

After years of mistreating her hair, Séverine developed a severe case of dandruff. She has finally succeeded in getting rid of it.

Enlightened by science > [1] result

Hair and scalp physiology

With a surface area of approximately 600 cm2, the scalp is a protective, physical barrier from which the hair grows.

Key Figure > [1] result

Key Figure - 48% This is the percentage of men ...

48% This is the percentage of men, mainly between the ages of 30 and 50, who suffer from dandruff.

Source : Ipsos, 2003

True or False ? > [1] result

Dandruff is caused by a lack of hygiene

Dandruff is caused by the proliferation of microscopic yeast in the scalp, called Malassezia. Harsh hair care products, stress, a poor diet and even wearing a hat for long periods of time may also play a role in the formation of dandruff.