Hairfall and dandruff

I am suffering from too much of dandruff and hairfall from past one year and now after coming to mangalore, this problem has increased very much. due to this, there is severe itching on the scalp also. i have tried changing food habits and have been constantly using ayurvedic methods to get out of the problem but everything seems to be futile
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Hi. You may be suffering from telogen effluvium triggered by stresses related to change of place and lifestyle or may even have early onset androgenetic alopecia. Does your father or brother or maternal uncles have balding? This could genetically predispose you to balding. Further environmental factors , pollution, stress, junk food and poor diet could cause you to lose hair further. You'll probably need treatment with hair care lotions or serums - something that has vasodilator properties and improves thickness of hair and reduces hair loss. Have a good balanced nutritious diet. For dandruff you'll need an antifungal shampoo. Don't use oils on scalp. See a dermatologist near you. Hope this helps. Let me know if you need any further assistance in this regard. Warm regards.
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