Home Remedies for Dandruff – Treat Dandruff at Home

Looking over your shoulder to check for dandruff could be quite embarrassing, especially for women

Home Remedies for Dandruff – Treat Dandruff at Home

Looking over your shoulder while driving is a healthy habit. But looking over your shoulder to check for dandruff could be quite embarrassing, especially for women. Dandruff is a common scalp condition which is chronic but not contagious (unless caused by infection). Formation of dry, white flakes of dead skin on hair and scalp is dandruff. And it may also be accompanied by itching and burning sensation. Those with oily skin are more prone to this problem as it is usually a mild form of seborrheic dermatitis.

Dandruff is caused by:

  • Cold
  • Dry weather
  • Infrequent shampooing
  • Sensitivity to hair products
  • Overgrowth of yeast-like fungus
  • Conditions like eczema and psoriasis

Try these remedies to get rid of dandruff.

Home Remedy 1: Take a handful of neem leaves. And boil them in about 4 cups of water. After boiling, cool and strain this solution and rinse your hair with this solution for about 2-3 time week.

Home Remedy 2: Take some coconut oil. And take half the amount of lemon juice in it. Mix them thoroughly.  And apply this mixture to the roots of your hair and massage gently for a few minutes. Leave on for about 20 minutes before rinsing it off.

Home Remedy 3: Take about 2 tablespoons of apple cider vinegar. And take an equal amount of water. Now add 15-20 drops of tea tree oil to it. Mix the ingredients well. Massage your scalp with this mixture for a few minutes and rinse it off. Follow this remedy for about 2-3 times a week.

And now you can confidently say, “Look, no dandruff any more!”

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