Selsun Shampoo is a dermatological combination medication primarily used to treat fungal skin infections, such as Seborrheic dermatitis (dandruff) and Tinea versicolor (a small patch of discoloured skin). It also reduces skin damage due to infection by decreasing flaking or scaling of the skin, which helps in new skin formation. Selsun Shampoo treats various fungal skin infections, yeast infections and dandruff from the scalp. Selsun is an ideal anti-dandruff shampoo for women and men and comes with an improved fragrance.
The key ingredients of the Selsun Shampoo are Selenium Sulphide USP 2.5% W/V and Buffered Emulsion Base Q.S.
Q1. Is Selsun Shampoo good?
Ans. Selsun shampoo is highly effective in cases of dandruff, dry and itchy scalp. The shampoo is effective from the first wash and the problem disappears in 2-3 days/wash.
Q2. How to wash my hair with Selsun?
Ans. Apply topically to the scalp. After wetting the hair, massage Selsun onto the scalp to form lather and keep for 2-3 minutes. Thoroughly rinse your hair and skin including hands and nails to remove all traces of the product.
Q3. How often should I use the Selsun shampoo?
Ans. You can use the shampoo twice weekly for two weeks and then only when necessary or as directed by the physician.