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DANDRUFF | 4 Home Remedies to HELP you get RID of it!

posted in Beauty > Hair
08/20/2016
  • Ever asked yourself what might be the cause of persistent itching + scaling of your scalp? Dandruff mostly occurs due to dryness of the scalp, excessive oil production, or an overgrowth of a fungus called Malassezia. 
    Ever asked yourself what might be the cause of persistent itching + scaling of your scalp? Dandruff mostly occurs due to dryness of the scalp, excessive oil production, or an overgrowth of a fungus called Malassezia. 
  • The root cause, though, usually lies in our lifestyle, diet, + daily hygiene habits. Since prevention is always better than cure, before dandruff takes over your scalp, you might want to consider taking some of the following preventive measures:
    The root cause, though, usually lies in our lifestylediet, + daily hygiene habits. Since prevention is always better than cure, before dandruff takes over your scalp, you might want to consider taking some of the following preventive measures:
  • Properly brushing your hair at least twice a day will help remove the dead skin cells that your scalp naturally sheds. It will also improve blood circulation, which is important for the overall health of the scalp + the hair.
    Properly brushing your hair at least twice a day will help remove the dead skin cells that your scalp naturally sheds. It will also improve blood circulation, which is important for the overall health of the scalp + the hair.
  • Wash your hair regularly to prevent accumulation of oil, but do it with a mild natural shampoo, free of SLS + SLES. Besides that, make sure to wash it off thoroughly, since any residue left in the hair might contribute to the dandruff problem. 
    Wash your hair regularly to prevent accumulation of oil, but do it with a mild natural shampoo, free of SLS + SLES. Besides that, make sure to wash it off thoroughly, since any residue left in the hair might contribute to the dandruff problem. 
  • Use hair sprays, gels, waxes, + mousses sparingly, as they tend to dry out + irritate the scalp.

Try not to stress. Excessive emotional or physical stress has a strong impact on our general health + on our hair, + it can contribute to the appearance of dandruff, as well as hair loss. 
    Use hair sprays, gels, waxes, + mousses sparingly, as they tend to dry out + irritate the scalp.

    Try not to stress. Excessive emotional or physical stress has a strong impact on our general health + on our hair, + it can contribute to the appearance of dandruff, as well as hair loss. 
  • Pay attention to what you eat! Bad diet, consisting mostly of processed foods + refined sugars, can also be responsible for the occurrence of dandruff. Limit the intake of salt + sugar, + include more minerals (especially zinc), vitamin B, + omega 3 fatty acids in your meals. Drink plenty of water.
    Pay attention to what you eat! Bad diet, consisting mostly of processed foods + refined sugars, can also be responsible for the occurrence of dandruff. Limit the intake of salt + sugar, + include more minerals (especially zinc), vitamin B, + omega 3 fatty acids in your meals. Drink plenty of water.
  • Regularly clean your hair brushes + never share them with anyone.

If you are already facing the problem, there is no need to worry – as with everything else, nature has solutions to offer. There are many natural remedies that will help you keep your scalp dandruff-free. 
    Regularly clean your hair brushes + never share them with anyone.

    If you are already facing the problem, there is no need to worry – as with everything else, nature has solutions to offer. There are many natural remedies that will help you keep your scalp dandruff-free. 
  • TEA TREE OIL |  Multiple studies have confirmed that tea tree oil has strong anti-fungal properties + high skin penetration abilities, which makes it one of the best cures for dandruff.
    TEA TREE OIL |  Multiple studies have confirmed that tea tree oil has strong anti-fungal properties + high skin penetration abilities, which makes it one of the best cures for dandruff.
  • HOW TO | You can mix it with your favourite hair mask, or add a few drops to your shampoo. Whichever method you choose, it is equally efficient + you can use it even if your hair is dandruff-free, as a measure of precaution.
    HOW TO | You can mix it with your favourite hair mask, or add a few drops to your shampoo. Whichever method you choose, it is equally efficient + you can use it even if your hair is dandruff-free, as a measure of precaution.
  • EGG YOLKS | Egg yolks are a natural source of biotin – an essential vitamin that helps in the treatment of scaling skin.

HOW TO | Mix the yolks of 2 eggs in a bowl, + apply them to the scalp. Cover the hair with a plastic bag + wash it thoroughly after an hour or so.
    EGG YOLKS | Egg yolks are a natural source of biotin – an essential vitamin that helps in the treatment of scaling skin.

    HOW TO | Mix the yolks of 2 eggs in a bowl, + apply them to the scalp. Cover the hair with a plastic bag + wash it thoroughly after an hour or so.

  • COCONUT + HONEY SCRUB | Coconut moisturizes + nourishes the skin, while honey kills microbes.

HOW TO |  Take 5 tsp of coconut oil + 2 tsp honey, mix them well + massage gently into your scalp for 10-15mins to open up the pores + stimulate circulation. Let the scrub sit for about 30min + rinse it of
    COCONUT + HONEY SCRUB | Coconut moisturizes + nourishes the skin, while honey kills microbes.

    HOW TO |  Take 5 tsp of coconut oil + 2 tsp honey, mix them well + massage gently into your scalp for 10-15mins to open up the pores + stimulate circulation. Let the scrub sit for about 30min + rinse it off.
  • NEEM + OLIVE OIL PASTE | 
Neem has excellent anti-fungal properties, while olive oil re-hydrates dry skin + prevents it from flaking.
    NEEM + OLIVE OIL PASTE | 
    Neem has excellent anti-fungal properties, while olive oil re-hydrates dry skin + prevents it from flaking.


  • HOW TO | Crush a few neem leaves into powder + mix it with 4 tbsp of olive oil. Apply this paste to your scalp in the evening, before bed, + shampoo hair in the AM. Your scalp will probably itch a little when you apply the paste, but it is completely normal + will soon pass.
    HOW TO | Crush a few neem leaves into powder + mix it with 4 tbsp of olive oil. Apply this paste to your scalp in the evening, before bed, + shampoo hair in the AM. Your scalp will probably itch a little when you apply the paste, but it is completely normal + will soon pass.

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