To study the antidandruff activity of rosemary oil, basil oil, coleus oil over selenium sulfide

  title={To study the antidandruff activity of rosemary oil, basil oil, coleus oil over selenium sulfide},
  author={Trupti K Patil and S. S. Gadekar},
  journal={Journal of Pharmaceutical and BioSciences},
Dandruff is caused by Malassezia (Pityrosporum) species. Dandruff is controlled by fungistatic ingredients in Antidandruff shampoos. Comparative study on the effectiveness of chemical and herbal antidandruff ingredients and their performance in shampoos was done in vitro against Malassezia furfur. Selenium Sulfide has a good antidandruff activity along with the chemical ingredients. Herbal ingredients such as rosemary oil, basil oil, and coleus oil also have an antidandruff activity, but their… 
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