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DHS Zinc Shampoo Pyrithione Zinc 2% 16 fl oz (480 ml)

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DHS Zinc Shampoo Pyrithione Zinc 2%, 16 fl oz
 
4.4

(based on 14 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Cleans thoroughly (9)
  • Gentle (7)
  • Improves hair health (6)
  • Lathers well (5)
  • Adds shine (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Fine hair (3)
      • Hair Type:
      • Straight hair (6), Wavy hair (4), Very curly hair (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Survivalist / minimalist (9)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Can't live without it.

    You know how people with mental disorders stop taking their meds because they feel better? I've never understood this probably because I don't have first hand experience. I guess now I do.Read complete review

    You know how people with mental disorders stop taking their meds because they feel better? I've never understood this probably because I don't have first hand experience. I guess now I do.

    As a black Hispanic, I definitely wash my hair more than I should...probably every other day. The fact is I work out most days and sweat too much not to wash my hair that often. Since about 14 y.o., I have had VERY bad dandruff and dry scalp. I am 30 now and no product has every completey "healed" my scalp. Last year, my cousin recommended this to me and whoa game changer. It works so well I forgot I have a problem. I stopped taking my meds! Well I am suffering now. I'm scratching my head like a fiend. Flakes everywhere. It's nasty.

    I just ordered more and will not forget that I am challenged and need my meds (DHS Zinc) to live a happy and productive life. Lesson learned.

    VS

    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Didn't work for me

    I bought this product because I have a skin condition on my eyelids and ears. A dermatologist recommened that I use the ZNP bar, which is no longer available. I thought using a...Read complete review

    I bought this product because I have a skin condition on my eyelids and ears. A dermatologist recommened that I use the ZNP bar, which is no longer available. I thought using a product with similar ingredients would work well for me for this purpose - but apparently, whatever I have is not responding to this 2% pri/zinc. It was a good try. The best thing I've found is tar shampoo and salicylic acid shampoos for my condition. I wasn't putting the shampoo on my eyelids, but it slid down my face and got in my eyes anyway. OUCH is all I can say!

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    5.0

    Helps my psoriasis

    By Erin

    from Overland Park, KS

    describe yourself Minimalist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Cleans Thoroughly
    • Gentle

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use

      Comments about DHS Zinc Shampoo Pyrithione Zinc 2%, 16 fl oz:

      I use this shampoo to control my psoriasis - I've tried numerous other products and this works best as long as I use it daily.

      • Hair Type:
      • Straight Hair
       
      5.0

      Good stuff

      By Me

      from Va.

      describe yourself Product Junkie

      Pros

      • Cleans Thoroughly
      • Gentle
      • Lathers Well

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about DHS Zinc Shampoo Pyrithione Zinc 2%, 16 fl oz:

          Great product for jock itch . Just lather up let it stay there until you are finished bathing then rinse off. Try to leave on in shower as long as you can then rinse well.

           
          5.0

          Favorite shampoo!

          By Old Granny

          from Roswell, GA

          describe yourself Minimalist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about DHS Zinc Shampoo Pyrithione Zinc 2%, 16 fl oz:

                Leaves hair nice & silky

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair

                (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                DHS Zinc Shampoo

                By frncsmre

                from Lenoir NC

                describe yourself Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Thinner Hair

                  Comments about DHS Zinc Shampoo Pyrithione Zinc 2%, 16 fl oz:

                  I took it to my beautician and I leave it there so she can use it when she does my hair.
                  I have less itching, some healed areas that were open. It leaves my hair feeling very soft and shiny. I love it. No odor left on my hair. I am 77 and have a lot of little bumps that appear and need treated at the dermatologist office. I am hoping this lessens them. He is the one that prescribed it for me.

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Straight Hair

                  (3 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Can't live without it.

                  By LeasonLearned

                  from Washington, DC

                  describe yourself Beauty Conscious

                  See all my reviews

                  Pros

                  • Improves Hair Health
                  • Lathers Well

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about DHS Zinc Shampoo Pyrithione Zinc 2%, 16 fl oz:

                      You know how people with mental disorders stop taking their meds because they feel better? I've never understood this probably because I don't have first hand experience. I guess now I do.

                      As a black Hispanic, I definitely wash my hair more than I should...probably every other day. The fact is I work out most days and sweat too much not to wash my hair that often. Since about 14 y.o., I have had VERY bad dandruff and dry scalp. I am 30 now and no product has every completey "healed" my scalp. Last year, my cousin recommended this to me and whoa game changer. It works so well I forgot I have a problem. I stopped taking my meds! Well I am suffering now. I'm scratching my head like a fiend. Flakes everywhere. It's nasty.

                      I just ordered more and will not forget that I am challenged and need my meds (DHS Zinc) to live a happy and productive life. Lesson learned.

                      • Hair Type:
                      • Very Curly Hair
                       
                      4.0

                      Works on my dermititis-replaced Nizeral

                      By 'Chelle

                      from Kentucky

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Cleans Thoroughly
                      • Gentle

                      Cons

                      • Smells Bad

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about DHS Zinc Shampoo Pyrithione Zinc 2%, 16 fl oz:

                        I use this product almost daily. It helps control my dermititis without a prescription. I used to use Nizeral but it went off the shelves for along time and it took me a lot of trial and error before finding this product! Thank goodness I did! I works just a swell as the Nizeral and actually costs slightly less!

                        The only area of improvement I can find is I do wish it would lather more but mostly I wish it smelled better and less medicinal. It isn't an unpleasant smell but it's not the kind of smell you want the world to associate your hair with. Fortunately a little conditioner after usually helps.

                        • Hair Type:
                        • Wavy Hair
                         
                        5.0

                        Very Soothing & Comforting

                        By SkiMom

                        from Johnstown, Colorado

                        describe yourself Minimalist

                        See all my reviews

                        Pros

                        • Adds Shine
                        • Cleans Thoroughly
                        • Gentle
                        • Lathers Well
                        • Soothing For Scalp

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Curly Hair
                          • Daily Use
                          • Oily Hair
                          • Thicker Hair
                          • Thinner Hair

                          Comments about DHS Zinc Shampoo Pyrithione Zinc 2%, 16 fl oz:

                          It's definitely soothing for psoraisis scalp. It won't heal completely, but it really calms the itchiness down a lot. I like the thick and creamy texture, because it lathers very well and doesn't dry out my hair. My hair looks more healthy since I started using it.

                          • Hair Type:
                          • Wavy Hair
                           
                          4.0

                          Relieved scalp problem

                          By RFG

                          from Largo, FL

                          describe yourself Minimalist

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Cleans Thoroughly

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about DHS Zinc Shampoo Pyrithione Zinc 2%, 16 fl oz:

                              Had an itchy scalp problem, and this product took care of it in two applications.

                              • Hair Type:
                              • Straight Hair

                              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              5.0

                              very good

                              By Paul.Fritz

                              from Sterling, Virginia

                              describe yourself Minimalist

                              See all my reviews

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Cleans Thoroughly
                              • Improves Hair Health

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                  Comments about DHS Zinc Shampoo Pyrithione Zinc 2%, 16 fl oz:

                                  My dermatologist recommended this as part of a two shampoo use on my scalp. I alternate between it and my T-gel. Together they both work just great.

                                  • Hair Type:
                                  • Wavy Hair
                                   
                                  4.0

                                  Itchy Itchy No No No No

                                  By LeasonLearned

                                  from Washington, DC

                                  describe yourself Beauty Conscious

                                  See all my reviews

                                  Verified Buyer

                                  Pros

                                  • Cleans Thoroughly
                                  • Gentle
                                  • Improves Hair Health

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                      Comments about DHS Zinc Shampoo Pyrithione Zinc 2%, 16 fl oz:

                                      Me - Blk/Hispanic. My cousin recommended DHS Zinc to me after I complained of itchy dry patches returning to my scalp. I'd had them before and then they were gone. At some point, I realized it has to be the water in my area as the last time I had them was the last time I lived where I am again. No matter the cause, this stuff is great as the itchy patches are gone. I tend to wash my hair every two to three days and my hair stays fresh.

                                      • Hair Type:
                                      • Very Curly Hair

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                                      DHS Zinc Shampoo Pyrithione Zinc 2%

                                       – If your scalp is dry, it may feel itchy and uncomfortable. Dry scalps may be accompanied by dandruff and other skin conditions. DHS Zinc Shampoo Pyrithione Zinc 2% can help to alleviate the symptoms related to a dry scalp while leaving your hair shiny and manageable.

                                      A Powerful Dandruff Shampoo



                                      Dandruff can be uncomfortable and embarrassing. The skin can become itchy and irritated. The flakes can also make individuals feel self-conscious about their appearance and can even cause anxiety in social settings. It is possible to address these common symptoms with DHS Zinc Shampoo Pyrithione Zinc 2%.

                                      Pyrithione Zinc



                                      DHS Zinc Shampoo contains 2% Pyrithione Zinc, a compound that has antifungal properties and helps fight bacteria. As an ingredient in shampoo, Pyrithione Zinc has been clinically proven to alleviate the symptoms associated with dandruff when it is used regularly as part of a hair care regimen. Continued use can also reduce the risk of future issues.

                                      Cosmetically Elegant Formulation



                                      With its rich lather and pleasant fragrance, DHS Zinc Shampoo is a delight to use. It is easy to build it into your hair care routine. By using this medicated shampoo twice or three times a week, you can keep dandruff and other irritating scalp conditions at bay.

                                      Keeps Hair Soft and Manageable:



                                      Along with addressing symptoms related to dandruff, DHS Zinc Shampoo gently and effectively removes impurities from your hair without stripping away natural protective oils. When you use this medicated shampoo as part of your hair care regime, it will leave your hair feeling silky and soft.
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