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Dermarest Psoriasis Medicated Shampoo Plus Conditioner 8 fl oz (251 ml)

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Dermarest Psoriasis Medicated Shampoo Plus Conditioner, 8 fl oz
 
3.9

(based on 40 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (21)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (6)

78%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Gentle (24)
  • Cleans thoroughly (19)
  • Lathers well (19)
  • Improves hair health (11)
  • Great smell (9)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (6)
  • Dries hair out (6)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (10)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Survivalist / minimalist (14), Beauty conscious (9), Product junkie (4)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (14), Straight hair (13), Very curly hair (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Double check your method...

I would like to address the doubting reviews with a possible explanation. A professional shampoo includes two washes-one to wash off the surface oil and dirt and one following to cleanse the scalp. If...Read complete review

I would like to address the doubting reviews with a possible explanation. A professional shampoo includes two washes-one to wash off the surface oil and dirt and one following to cleanse the scalp. If this product did not work, it may be that it was used for only a surface wash and never got to its intended destination. Personally, i use a good everyday shampoo and briefly wash my hair, avoiding my scalp, rinse, then apply the Dermarest shampoo to my scalp, massaging it thoroughly (NO FINGERNAILS) and let it sit for 5 minutes before rinse.

This shampoo has worked fabulously for my psoriasis when nothing else has, and that without damaging my already dry hair or smelling like burning paper pulp. The effect even lasts two days if i have shampooed properly, more if i take the time to daily apply a direct scalp treatment between shampoos. I highly recommend this to someone with a stubborn, scaly, itchy scalp problem.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

So-so

Each psoriasis shampoo contains a different ingredient. Some people respond better to certain ingredients than others. This shampoo didn't work very well for me. It was able to keep my psoriasis from being...Read complete review

Each psoriasis shampoo contains a different ingredient. Some people respond better to certain ingredients than others. This shampoo didn't work very well for me. It was able to keep my psoriasis from being super bad but I still had many itchy patches of flaking skin around my hairline. I would wash with my regular shampoo first to get rid of oils and then use this shampoo and leave in for 5 minutes.
I suppose it works for some but it isn't a cure all for everyone. I find that Selsun 2.5% works wonders for me. I had to stop using it while pregnant and breastfeeding so that's why I turned to Dermarest. I'll be happy when I can use Selsun again.

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4.0

It is what it is.

By Jsy1961

from Michigan

describe yourself Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

    • Doesn't smell the greates

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use

    Comments about Dermarest Psoriasis Medicated Shampoo Plus Conditioner, 8 fl oz:

    Effective for what it is.

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair
     
    1.0

    doesn't work for me

    By frequent online shopper

    from TX

    See all my reviews

    Comments about Dermarest Psoriasis Medicated Shampoo Plus Conditioner, 8 fl oz:

    Doesn't work for me. Maybe its only me. My scalp psoriasis is still pretty bad, dry and flaky and no improvement. It wasn't a bad shampoo but just doesn't seem to improve my psoriasis problem.

    I do need to use a little bit of hair conditioner otherwise hair is pretty dry (even this is supposed to be shampoo plus conditioner).

     
    4.0

    Dermarest Psoriasis Medicated Shampoo Plus Conditioner 8 oz

    By willyfern

    from Bellevue WA

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Adds Shine
    • Cleans Thoroughly
    • Gentle
    • Great Smell
    • Improves Hair Health
    • Lathers Well

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Thinner Hair

      Comments about Dermarest Psoriasis Medicated Shampoo Plus Conditioner, 8 fl oz:

      Have been using for about 8 months now & so far seems to help calm the psoriasis problem I have at the back of neck above hair line. It is not as severe but does not completely cure as cause is a fungus within body. But it does make my hair nice & controlled. I also use on my body & face & is great for keeping any problem skin away but when using on face be sure to use a nice moisture cream after. I recommend Cetaphil which is good on all types of skin.

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair
       
      5.0

      works well for me

      By CRICKET

      from ILLINOIS

      describe yourself Beauty Conscious

      See all my reviews

      Pros

      • Adds Shine
      • Cleans Thoroughly
      • Gentle
      • Lathers Well

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Twiceweek

        Comments about Dermarest Psoriasis Medicated Shampoo Plus Conditioner, 8 fl oz:

        my scalp was dry and itchy which of course drives you crazy. had prescriptions and used over the counter products. nothing works as well as this. i went by others' reviews and happy i did. really like this product . it lathers well, does not "burn your scalp" like some products did. hair is soft and smells clean. i used it 2X week for 2 weeks and scalp is 100% better. amazing! (i have very sensitive skin and scalp which comes with age)

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Effective product

        By faeriegrandma

        from Salem, OR

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Gentle
        • Great Smell
        • Helps With Scaling
        • Improves Hair Health
        • Lathers Well

        Cons

        • None

        Best Uses

        • Any Hair Type
        • Daily Use

        Comments about Dermarest Psoriasis Medicated Shampoo Plus Conditioner, 8 fl oz:

        Helps keep the scales of psoriasis from forming, washes away what's there and doesn't dry hair out. The conditioner in it is a real plus. Very pleased. So many of these products are much too harsh and many increase the problem. This one works for me.

        • Hair Type:
        • Very Curly Hair
         
        4.0

        It's helped but not eliminated!

        By Ili

        from Miami, FL

        describe yourself Product Junkie

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Cleans Thoroughly
        • Gentle
        • Lathers Well

        Cons

        • Not Completely Effective

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Dermarest Psoriasis Medicated Shampoo Plus Conditioner, 8 fl oz:

        If you have dandruff caused by psoriasis, then it will aliviate the itch, but not totally eliminate it. It's not harsh on your hair, but I also use a medicated foam that dries it out.

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        3.0

        Not a waste, but not a miracle

        By vera boleyn

        from maine

        describe yourself Product Junkie

        See all my reviews

        Pros

        • Conditions well
        • Gentle
        • Lathers Well

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Dermarest Psoriasis Medicated Shampoo Plus Conditioner, 8 fl oz:

            I find that this product is okay. For me. I only suffer from mild scalp psoriasis that flares up a couple of times a year, if that. I was recommended to try this product by my mother who has the same issue. She swears by it. For me, it did seem to soothe my scalp from discomfort but did not resolve the issue at hand. It also left my hair feeling very smooth which was surprising.

            • Hair Type:
            • Straight Hair
             
            5.0

            LOVE IT

            By Country Girl

            from Pacific North West, Washington

            describe yourself Minimalist

            See all my reviews

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Adds Shine
            • Adds Volume
            • Cleans Thoroughly
            • Gentle
            • Great Smell
            • Improves Hair Health
            • LATHERS VERY VERY WELL
            • Lathers Well

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Dermarest Psoriasis Medicated Shampoo Plus Conditioner, 8 fl oz:

                I use it occasionally when I have itching problems and it works perfectly. No itch and it leaves my hair soft and managable.

                • Hair Type:
                • Straight Hair
                 
                3.0

                Best I've found so far

                By yng@heartNJ

                from Woodbury, NJ

                describe yourself Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Improves Hair Health
                • Lathers Well

                Cons

                • Dries Hair Out
                • Gets rid of flaky skin

                Best Uses

                • Plaque Psoriasis

                Comments about Dermarest Psoriasis Medicated Shampoo Plus Conditioner, 8 fl oz:

                I have plaque psoriasis and it works better than any other over the counter item I've found, except prescriptions from the dermatoligist. I did however find that [@] carries it cheaper.

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair

                (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Dermarest

                By Reina

                from Sacramento, CA

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Cleans Thoroughly
                • Gentle
                • Improves Hair Health
                • Lathers Well

                Cons

                • None

                Best Uses

                • Thicker Hair

                Comments about Dermarest Psoriasis Medicated Shampoo Plus Conditioner, 8 fl oz:

                i love this product..... i used everything in the book even prescribed meds, over the counter and i find that everyone is different when it comes to finding hair stuff that does work... i have had this problem for about 10 yrs now and i am glad to see results from this shampoo, it's been about 3 weeks and my scalp has never looked this good... !!!!!Thank you Dermarest!!!!!

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair

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