This skin condition is very common in people and can very unpleasant. Everybody wants to get rid of it, and here is the cure – apple cider vinegar.
What is dandruff?
It is a scalp condition, when dead cells peel off. It often causes a person to scratch his/her scalp because it is an itchy sensation followed with redness of skin.
It can be caused by dry or oily skin. When skin is dry, it flakes and causes the dandruff. Also, when skin is oily, it means it is secreting excessive sebum and seborrheic dermatitis can occur. There are several skin condition that can cause dandruff also, such as an eczema or psoriasis. Also, if a person’s skin is healthy and normal, excessive product usage can damage it and cause dandruff.
Apple cider vinegar has antibacterial and anti-fungus properties and is an excellent natural cure for this skin condition. Its acidity can modify the PH level of scalp and stop the fungi to spread.
If you want to cure your scalp with this remedy, it is important to choose organic, unrefined vinegar in order to benefit from its healthy properties. Always shake the bottle before using the vinegar.
How to use apple cider vinegar as a cure
- Wash your hair normally, mix ¼ of apple cider vinegar with ¼ of water. Pour the mixture in a spray bottle and spray all over your scalp.
- Wrap your hair with a towel and leave it on for 15 minutes. Rinse your hair with warm water.
- Keep repeating the process until all dandruff secretion is gone
- Apple cider vinegar may be strong for people with sensitive skin. Make sure you test it on a small area of your skin before applying it to your scalp.