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Polytar Plus 500ml

Product code: POL1605S
  • Pharmacy Only Medicine
(incl VAT)
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  • Liquid containing: Tar blend 1% w/w
  • Aid in the treatment of scalp disorders such as psoriasis, seborrhoea, pruritus and dandruff
  • Also of value in the removal of ointments and pastes used in the treatment of psoriasis
  • Adults and children: massage into wetted hair and scalp. Rinse and repeat. Use once or twice weekly
  • Also contains the hair conditioner Polypeptide

Who should use Polytar Plus?

Polytar Plus is a version of Polytar that has the same main active ingredient - coal tar - that treats psoriasis, dandruff and similar scalp disorders. In addition, Polytar Plus conditions the hair. Use Polytar Plus if you wish to treat your scalp condition whilst also keeping your hair in good condition.

Polytar Plus Technical Information

The active ingredient of Polytar Plus a tar blend, which is the same as for standard Polytar Liquid. Tar works by inhibiting the growth of excess keratin, which is a cause of psoriasis, dandruff and similar skin conditions. In addition, Polytar Plus is also designed to condition the hair.

Other ingredients include Coconut diethanolamide, Hexylene glycol, Volpo N10, Oleyl alcohol, Polysorbate 80, Triton X100, Fragrance 5412, Polypeptide SF, Imadozolidinyl Urea, Triethanolamine Lauryl Sulphate, Citric acid, and Purified water.

For further information see the Polytar Plus Data Sheet.


Tar has been in use for many years, but in some cases can cause irritation. If this occurs, please consult your doctor before continuing to use Polytar Plus.