Frequently Asked Questions
Please select a question for additional advice in using Dr. Earles Hair & Skin Care System
What are the products’ active ingredients?
For the Treatment, the active ingredients are “sulfur” and “hydrocortisone.” For the Shampoo, the active ingredient is “selenium sulfide.”
How do I know these products really work?
The Dr. Earles Hair and Scalp Care System is backed by the reputation of Dr. R. Martin Earles, MD, one of the country’s premier dermatologists. Thousands of people have tried the System and swear by it. We are so confident of the products’ effectiveness; we offer a thirty-day money-back guarantee; even if the bottles are empty.
How often do I have to use the system?
We recommend that you apply the Dr. Earles Hair and Scalp Treatment at least every other day. Use the Dr. Earles Revitalizing Shampoo with the normal frequency that you wash your hair.
Do I have to change my regular shampoo routine?
There is no need for change your regular shampoo routine, or use any additional shampoo.
I have thin/fine hair. Will the system work for me?
Yes. The system is designed to fight dandruff for all different hair types. If you have very fine hair and find that the Treatment weighs your hair down, we recommend that you apply it at night and wash it out in the morning
I have coarse/kinky hair. Will the system work for me?
Yes. The system is designed to fight dandruff for all different hair types. If you have very coarse hair, you should probably apply the treatment everyday.
I have braids/extensions. Will the system work for me?
Yes. The system is designed to fight dandruff for all different hair styles. If you have braids, locks or extensions, we recommend that you use the applicator to make sure the Treatment penetrates past the hair, all the way to the scalp.
My scalp is very dry. How will the system help me?
The Dr. Earles Hair and Scalp Treatment seals in moisture while fighting problem scalp conditions. Once the conditions are under control, the scalp will return to its normal moisture.
My scalp is very oily. How will the system help me?
The Dr. Earles Hair and Scalp Care System will help bring the oil-producing glands back under control, restoring the scalp’s oil content to its normal level.
Can I use the system on my child?
Yes. The System is perfectly safe for children.
My hair is falling out. Will the system grow my hair back?
The System does not grow hair. If your hair has stopped growing or fallen out because your scalp is unhealthy, the System will heal your scalp and allow your hair to grow back, but it won’t grow new hair.
What do the products smell like? Do they have a medicated/medicinal smell?
The products have a light, therapeutic fragrance. They are scented with the essences of lavender, lemon and jasmine.
Is Dr. Earles a real doctor?
Yes. Dr. R. Martin Earles, MD, is a licensed, practicing dermatologist with nearly 30 years experience in general, cosmetic and surgical dermatology. He is considered an international authority in hair and scalp care.
If I stop using the system, will my dandruff come back? Why?
Yes. Dandruff is essentially a hormonal issue, and while it can be controlled, it doesn’t completely go away. Dandruff only stops as you age and the hormones that stimulate the glands beneath your scalp become less active.
Will I be able to use these products with what I currently use?
Yes. Dr. Earles’ products will not interfere with your normal grooming routine.
If I wear the Treatment at night, should I worry about it bleaching/discoloring my sheets?
No. The compounds in the Treatment and Shampoo will not discolor fabric.
Can I use one product without the other?
Yes. You can use the products in combination or by themselves. Currently, we only sell the products as a combination, but we are working to supply them individually.
What are the 3 products that comprise the Dr. Earles Skin Care System?
Dr. Earles Medicated Acne Wash, Dr. Earles Blemish and Hydrating Cream and Dr. Earles Acne Peel.
Can I order the products individually?
Yes, each product can be order individually.
How do you use the Dr. Earles Skin Care System?
Medicated Acne Wash: Wash face with twice daily, morning and at night.
Blemish and Hydrating Cream: Apply to whole face in the morning after washing face. Apply sunscreen over Blemish and Hydrating Cream on sunny days.
Acne Peel: Apply at night to face with (2) Q-tips or cotton ball to forehead cheeks, and chin.
What are the precautions of the Dr. Earles Skin Care System?
Dr. Earles Acne Peel: avoid contact with eyes and getting close around nose and mouth; Dr. Earles Blemish and Hydrating Cream : apply a sunscreen on sunny days
Do I need to use a conditioner? Does Dr. Earles sell a conditioner?
No. The Dr. Earles Shampoo is a deep cleansing and conditioning shampoo, however, if there is a specific conditioner that you like to use it is safe to use your normal conditioner with the Dr. Earles' products. Dr. Earles does not currently sell a conditioner because the Dr. Earles shampoo also conditions the hair.