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Kerastase Anti-Dandruff Hair Routine

Got dandruff? Discover the causes and how to get rid of it

If dandruff flakes have got you down, know that you’re not alone. Here we reveal the no-nonsense guide you need to treat your dandruff and prevent unwanted flare-ups.

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Dandruff is one of the most common scalp concerns with 2 billion women experiencing unwanted dandruff flakes—that’s half the women in the world. Here we reveal what causes dandruff, as well as the lifestyle factors that trigger flare-ups, plus how to treat dandruff in the short- and long-term with our effective new Symbiose range.

Especially created for those who are dealing with dandruff, Symbiose’s indulgent formulas mean you don’t have to compromise on your luxury in-shower experience when you want to wave bye bye to dandruff flakes.

What is dandruff and what causes it?

Dandruff symptoms typically include larger, oily flakes, oily scalp and red, itchy patches. These symptoms are caused by a build up of dead skin cells, over production of sebum (oil) on the scalp and Malassezia which is a yeast- like fungus.

A concern some have, is can dandruff cause hair loss? And, in short, the answer is no. However, if your scalp is irritated enough for you to itch it a lot, you could damage the scalp which could, in turn, slow hair growth. That’s why it’s best to get to the root of the problem and get things under control.

How To Get Rid Of Dandruff?

If, by now, you have realized you have dandruff you might be wondering - will dandruff go away on its own? Unfortunately it won’t, you need to look at using products specially formulated with dandruff in mind to tackle the microorganism that’s causing the proliferation of flakes.

Another question many with dandruff ask is - whether dandruff can be cured? While there is no medication that can get rid of dandruff for good, it can be effectively and easily managed with the right hair products. Once it’s under control, you may get the occasional flare-up if you’re stressed or the weather is getting colder, but well formulated products can work wonders.

So what products should you use to treat your dandruff? Symbiose is a new range of hair products formulated to help eliminate the symptoms of dandruff with a system of two key ingredients.Pyrithione Zincand Salicylic Acid help to reduce flaking, itching and irritation associated with dandruff.
Dandruff Causes,Treatments & Symbiose Anti Dandruff Products

Discover Symbiose Range

The Symbiose range includes five products and has been formulated so you can still enjoy a luxurious hair washing experience whilst also functioning as an effective dandruff treatment. Symbiose’s claim is Alliance is Power, the focus for this range is the alliance between ingredients, as well as the effectiveness of the alliance between day and night products.

Inspired by skincare, there is the Scalp Renewal Exfoliating Antidandruff Scalp Scrub, an exfoliating anti-dandruff scrub for scalp prone to dandruff. This twice-weekly, anti-dandruff exfoliating scalp scrub purifies and soothes sensitive scalp, removes dead skin cells & build up, and helps eliminate symptoms of dandruff. It is formulated with salicylic acid for anti-dandruff efficacy and plant-based beads to instantly exfoliate dead skin cells and remove visible flakes. Scalp is purified without stripping, roots are lifted, and hair is revitalized.

There is one sulfate-free shampoo, Bain Crème Antipelliculaire Antidandruff Shampoo. This moisturizing anti-dandruff shampoo gently cleanses and hydrates hair & scalp prone to dandruff. This purifying, yet gentle shampoo is formulated with Pyrithione Zinc, a powerful active ingredient to help eliminate the symptoms of dandruff. Dermatologist tested for safety.

In the range, there is also a conditioner and masque. The daily, silicone-free Fondant Apaisant Essentiel Hydrating Conditioner soothes scalp, strengthens hair, and provides moisture with a lightweight formula that doesn’t weigh hair down. Formulated with bifidus, this conditioner is the perfect pair with our Bain Crème Antipelliculare Antidandruff Shampoo. The Revitalisant Essentiel Hydrating Hair Mask deeply hydrates and strengthens dry hair. It features a luxuriously rich formula to provide intense nourishment and strength to leave hair feeling softer and with more shine. It is formulated with squalane, known to provide added moisture.

To bolster your fight against dandruff, there is also a potent nighttime hair serum - Serum Nuit Antipelliculaire Antidandruff Night Serum. Easy to use and a great way to recharge overnight, this highly-concentrated night serum is formulated with salicylic acid, a powerful active ingredient to help eliminate the symptoms of dandruff.

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