What's the Difference Between Dandruff and a Dry Scalp?

A dry, itchy scalp and dandruff are more common than you might think – but those irritating flakes aren't always caused by the same culprits. Sometimes they're oily, sometimes they're dry, and sometimes you'll see a mix of the two. So, whether it's your own scalp or a client's you're dealing with, let's break down the dandruff vs. dry scalp advice you need to know.

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