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    I see, thank you for your answer.

    Do you think one can use it only as a one-per-day leave on tonic? Or is a shampoo+conditioner a must?

    My weight is 160 pounds so 0.07 % of climbazole would be ideal.

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    I personally think if you'll be using a leave-on tonic on the scalp then an antifungal shampoo might be a tad redundant. You could just use a regular shampoo to cleanse the scalp and prep it for the tonic. A leave-on topical is always going to be more effective than a wash-off of a similar concentration, anyway, for the simple fact that contact time is significantly greater.

    Alternatively, if you still want to use an antifungal shampoo, you could always opt for one that uses an agent other than climbazole, such as ciclopirox olamine or ketoconazole. Climbazole isn't the only option, so it seems unnecessary to double up on it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by sejon View Post
    I personally think if you'll be using a leave-on tonic on the scalp then an antifungal shampoo might be a tad redundant. You could just use a regular shampoo to cleanse the scalp and prep it for the tonic. A leave-on topical is always going to be more effective than a wash-off of a similar concentration, anyway, for the simple fact that contact time is significantly greater.

    Alternatively, if you still want to use an antifungal shampoo, you could always opt for one that uses an agent other than climbazole, such as ciclopirox olamine or ketoconazole. Climbazole isn't the only option, so it seems unnecessary to double up on it.
    Thank you. I was using the Selsun blue earlier but the seborrheic on my face got much worse, but I've heard that this might be one step in the process?

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    Quote Originally Posted by savino View Post
    This is what I experience also, after about 2 weeks a cloudy string forms which floats in the oil. I have tried dissolving it with a sealed jar and it didn't make any difference. So I make small 10g batches which I use up before it starts appearing.
    Hi Savino,

    I have been trying to message you back but it says you aren't accepting private messages so I can't.

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    Are there any "neutral" oils/substances that climbazole can be dissolved in other than MCT oil? I have issues with MCT Oil, but I've been using squalane oil and it seems "okay" in terms of whether or not it propagates fungus/acne for fungus. Can it be dissolved in squalane oil? I'm allergic to cetyl alcohol powder so I can't make a lotion.

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    I think donmattus tried dissolving climbazole in squalane oil but it would not dissolve. Do you get any allergic reactions from using squalane oil?

    For us suffering from contact dermatitis it's almost impossible to use any kind of product that treats SD and at the same time does not cause any allergic reactions. I have found that no less than 10k of vitamin D works good at reducing SD.

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    I did try to dissolve climbazole in squalane but it didn't work.

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