Can I wash my hair after using hydrocortisone valerate cream on my scalp?

If you are using hydrocortisone valerate cream on your scalp for a skin condition, you should wait to wash your hair until the cream dries. Make sure you apply it properly: Part your hair and gently rub a small amount of hydrocortisone into the affected area.

If you have any questions or concerns about how to apply hydrocortisone valerate cream to your scalp, talk with your doctor or pharmacist.

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