antiseborrheic

an·ti·seb·or·rhe·ic

(an'tē-seb'ō-rē'ik),
1. Preventing or relieving excessive secretion of sebum; preventing or relieving seborrheic dermatitis.
2. An agent having such actions.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

an·ti·seb·or·rhe·ic

(an'tē-seb'ŏr-ē'ik)
1.Preventing or relieving excessive secretion of sebum; preventing or relieving seborrheic dermatitis.
2. An agent having such actions.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Several medications available for the treatment of acne include retinoids, anti-androgen medications, hormonal treatments, benzoyl peroxide, antiseborrheic medications, keratolytic soaps, alpha hydroxy acid, salicylic acid and others.
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Topical therapy killed yeast (antifungal agents) or disrupted yeast colonization by altering cutaneous microenvironment (degreasing or antiseborrheic agents).
Degreasing or antiseborrheic agent were used before applying topical antifungal to enhance effectiveness of antifungal agent.
When using shampoos without antiseborrheic properties, applying a degreasing or antiseborrheic product before using antifungal shampoo gave fairly good results.
You can use antiseborrheic treatments such as wipes, shampoos and spot application products to remove surface debris and keep the hair follicles open.
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O'Donoghue has them wash their scalp and face twice a week with an antiseborrheic shampoo.