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Brittany Williams experienced dandruff, itching and hair loss shortly after she gave birth to her son. After visiting a dermatologist, she was diagnosed with seborrheic dermatitis, a condition that affects your skin and scalp and often presents inflammatory symptoms like the ones listed. Since her natural hair has always played a vital role in her life, Williams had to learn new ways to work with this diagnosis and rebuild her relationship with her hair.
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