They have a good deal of dander (dandruff) for sich little vipers!
Nothing is better for cleansing the hair from dust and dandruff.
Slim Pickens has received through the mails a bottle of dandruff cure, and he is taking two teaspoonfuls after each meal.
His reddish-brown hair was free of dandruff, his blue eyes clear.
dandruff may cause a loss of hair; if it does, the hairs come out clean, while in ringworm they break off near the scalp.
To be bald is no more than a genial jocosity, a harmless foible—but to have dandruff is almost as bad as to have beri-beri.
He was well dressed but the lapels of his coat were dirty with ashes, and its collar was strewn with dandruff.
He looked more the fashionable club man than ever, though he did have a slight sprinkling of dandruff on his coat collar.
When the hair is excessively oily or the scalp unusually crowded with dandruff, the weekly shampoo should not be neglected.
"No more fuzzy hair for me, no red tie, no dandruff," he had said on his return from Paris.
1540s, first element obscure, second element is Northumbrian or East Anglian dialectal huff, hurf "scab," from Old Norse hrufa, from Proto-Germanic *hreufaz, source of Old English hreofla "leper."
dandruff dan·druff (dān'drəf)
A scaly scurf formed on and shed from the scalp.