Seborrhoea - definition of seborrhoea by The Free Dictionary
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seborrhoea (ˌsɛbəˈrɪə) or
(Pathology) any disease of the skin characterized by excessive secretion of sebum by the sebaceous glands and its accumulation on the skin surface
ˌseborˈrhoeal, ˌseborˈrhoeic ˌseborˈrheal, ˌseborˈrheic adj
, (US) seborrhea
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(a skin condition caused by excess production of sebum) is present in around 5% of the population.
The treatment was also able to improve typical symptoms that often accompany these forms of illness, such as erythemes, itching and seborrhoea
It is a naturally effective solution to help alleviate the symptoms caused by skin and scalp conditions such as acne, dandruff and seborrhoea
A specialty based on an anti-acne composition for treating seborrhoea
has led to a patent (Henry et al.