This is something most of us suffer from occasionally – and for a relatively mild sounding annoyance it can be incredibly painful and frustrating to deal with.
It’s possible that you will only experience an itchy scalp in one area of your head. Many people don’t have itchiness over their entire head, but even having a relatively confined area of it doesn’t make life much easier. Your whole attention can be focused on how itchy it is and even though you know you shouldn’t scratch it, you just can’t help doing it. It’s a bit like having chicken pox in this way – it’s the most frustrating thing you can think of. Continue reading