CHEMOTHERAPY AND SKIN
Oncology treatments with chemotherapy can affect the skin and physical appearance in general, altering people’s quality of life, as well as their confidence and individual safety.
The main effects of chemotherapy treatment on the skin of the entire body, and therefore also on the scalp are:
The skin becomes dry
skin more sensitive to external and internal factors
irritations, peeling, itching, discomfort, tightness, hypersensitivity