Dandruff Home Remedy
A rampant hair problem in today’s world is dandruff i.e. shedding of white flakes of the scalp occurs especially in the winters. It is not restricted to people belonging to any particular age group. It becomes embarrassing when the scalp itches and flakes shed on shoulders and get noticed by others. One should avoid sharing towels and combs as dandruff is infectious.
Here are some of the home remedies to avoid dandruff:–
Sour curd is considered best remedy for fighting dandruff. Keep curd not in refrigerator or in open for three days and apply it half an hour before shampoo.
The use of lemon juice alone on the scalp for one hour before shampooing helps in dealing with the problem of dandruff.
Soak fenugreek seeds in water and grind it well. Apply the paste on the scalp and leave it for an hour. Rinse it well with water.
Mix olive oil and almond oil in equal proportion and massage the scalp with the mixed oil till you feel the sensation of heat.
Beat the eggs and apply it on scalp. Wash the hair after an hour and get dandruff free shining hair.
Massage the hair with the vinegar. Mix six tablespoon of water along with two tablespoon of vinegar. Leave it overnight. It is considered to be the best home remedy treatment.
Apply the paste of neem leaves and Indian basil (tulsi) on the scalp. It helps in fighting dandruff and lice.
Apply the gel of aloe vera half an hour before shampooing.
Boil amla, reetha and shikakai in water. Filter it and wash the hair. It is best for treating the dandruff and making the hair black and shiny.
Massage the hair with coconut oil and shampoo it with cold water. This is the long lasting remedy to avoid dandruff.
Apply the paste of curd and gram flour for about half an hour and wash it off with a mild shampoo.
Properly comb your hair to maintain blood circulation.
Wash the hair frequently with good shampoo at particular interval of time for preventing the scalp from becoming oily which will lead in fighting dandruff.
Boil beetroot in water and wash the hair with this water.
The presence of enzyme papain present in raw papaya helps in the prevention of exfoliation of dandruff. The paste can be applied on the scalp 15 minutes before shampoo.
Camphor is another effective medicine in treating dandruff. Mix 4-5 tablets of camphor in the coconut oil and massage it on the scalp. Leave it overnight.