K-2 Zole Lotion is formulated with Ketoconazole2%, Piroctone Olamine 0.5%, and Aloe Vera, which helps in the treatment of dandruff (caused by Pityroproum Ovale) & Pityriasis Versicolor (caused by Malassezia furfur). Dandruff is not a contagious disease, rather a usual problem that occurs on the scalp skin and produces flakes and itchiness. This can, however, be embarrassing & hard to deal with at times. Pityriasis Versicolor gives rise to scaling and discolored flakes on the scalp. Ketoconazole2%, Piroctone Olamine 0.5%, and Aloe Vera help get relief from Pityriasis Versicolor, Dandruff. K-2 Zole lotion works actively with a triple-action formula of Piroctone Olamine: Antifungal, Preservative, and Surfactant.
Ketoconazole: It is used to control itching, scaling, and flaking in the scalp. Ketoconazole belongs to a class of antifungal medications called imidazoles. It slows the growth of fungi in the scalp.
Piroctone Olamine: Piroctone Olamine is an active ingredient for battling dandruff. Its benefits are evident as it has been widely used in many shampoos. It is ideal for controlling Malassezia Furfur (dandruff-producing fungus).
Aloe- Vera: Being organic in nature, Aloe-Vera is evident in reducing itchiness and scaliness on the affected area of dandruff. The hydrating & cooling properties of Aloe-Vera calm down the itchiness caused by dandruff in the scalp. Additionally, it helps hydrate the scalp and moisturizes it evenly.