Dandruff can have various causes, ranging in severity from 'worrying' to 'very serious'. Finding the true cause means ruling out or confirming each possibility – in other words, diagnosis.
Diagnosis is usually a complex process due to the sheer number of possible causes and related symptoms. In order to diagnose dandruff, we could:
|Vitamin B6 Need||58%||Possible|
|Sjogren's Syndrome||1%||Ruled out|
|EFA Need||0%||Ruled out|
Do you have dandruff (Seborrheic Dermatitis)?
Possible responses:→ No / don't know
A diet low in essential fatty acids can result in skin problems, such as dandruff.
Hypothyroidism can manifest as dry, flaky skin.
A vitamin B6 deficiency can cause dandruff.