Dandruff is a common problem faced by all. Dandruff is mainly due to dry scalp and dirt and dust gathered in the scalp even the pores and scalp naturally produces oily substances are also blocked. These dust and dirt blocks the pores from which oil is been produced become more dry and results in dandruff.
Simple solution to dandruff
Take care of Diet
In the diet reduce saturated fats and also junk food and excess of sugar it can helps in cleaning the body sufficiently and stop producing more oils from the body. Take vitamin B12 supplements can helps to improve hair root health, Zinc helps to fight bacteria.
To treat dandruff in the market there are number of products exist in the form of shampoos. Anti-dandruff shampoos usually contain either zinc pyrithione, or selenium sulphide is the effective ingredients for dandruff. Ketoconazole an antifungal, is also used in anti-dandruff shampoos this treats particular type of fungus.
Home remady for Dandruff
Once in a week apply curd to the hair.
Weekly once apply lemon juice to the scalp. Don’t use too much lemon for hair because it causes hair fall. Lemon juice has bleaching effect.
To treat dandruff make a paste from fenugreek seeds and apply it to the scalp.
Add lemon juice to hot oil and massage it in to scalp.
Apply hibiscus leaves paste to scalp and hair instead of shampoo. Apply organic shampoos which have less chlorine and other chemical contents.
Both crushed aspirin and baking soda are effective in controlling dandruff. Simply add a handful (about 1 tbsp) to the shampoo at the time of washing hair and wash off in regular way.
After regular shampooing to hair apply mouthwash or vinegar and wash off. This will get rid of any lose flakes, provide relief for an itchy scalp and reduce oiliness, as well as living the hair soft and handy.
Goldenseal, Rosemary and fenugreek seeds can be made into teas and applied directly to the scalp or used as a rinse after shampooing. They may irritate the skin if left on for too long, so they should be rinsed out completely before drying the hair.
Tea tree oil can also be applied directly to the scalp.
Suggested head bath with normal water daily gives a cooling effect to the head.