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How to get rid of Dandruff problems

Dandruff is a common disorder of the scalp caused by pollution ,oil,bacteria and fungal infections. Dandruff occurs when the scalp becomes dry or greasy. The main symptoms of dandruff are formation of flakes of dry scalp and itchiness of scalp. Here are some solution  to get rid of dandruff problems.

how to get rid of dandruff problems
Dandruff home remedies


  1. Baking soda: baking soda is very beneficial for anti fungal properties and soothes the scalp and reduce and itchiness .It acts as a scrub and removes dead skin cells without any irritation. After applying this over the scalp ,leave it for 60 to 90 second prior to washing it off. you can also add baking soda to your shampoo while washing hair.
  2. Orange peel pack: the acidic properties of orange peel helps to reduce excess oil and treat dandruff. Take a few dry orange peel and add 5 to 6 table spoon of lemon juice. Then  blend the ingredient and make a smooth paste. After that gently apply the paste to the scalp and keep it for 30 to 40 minutes. Then rinse it with shampoo.
  3. Massage with lemon juice a coconut oil: Lemon juice helps to reduce dandruff  and coconut oil nourishes  your hair at home without applying any harmful chemicals. First heat 2 tablespoon of coconut oil and add equal quantity of lemon juice to it and mix if properly. Then massage your scalp with the mixture and leave it for 20 minutes. After that wash your hair with shampoo.
  4. Henna or Mehendi, curd and lemon juice : henna soften your hairs ,curd has anti fungal properties and lemon juice has acidic properties. so this mixture can make your hair clean and beautiful. First mix henna or mehendi with tea liquor,curd and lemon juice properly and leave it for a night. The next day apply it over the scalp and stay for about 2 hours and wash thoroughly with luke warm water.
  5.  Aloevera : Aloevera has not only cooling effect but also has anti fungal and anti bacterial properties. It exfoliates the skin. First extract the aloevera juice from the aloevera leaves and apply directly over the scalp and leave it for half an hour. After that wash it thoroughly with water. It helps to reduce dandruff and soften your hair.
  6. Triphala and Egg: The Triphala powder contains Amla,Haritaki and Baheda. The acidic content in triphala reduce the itchiness of the scalp and drastically brings down flaking. So first take one table spoon of triphala powder in half glass of water and leave if  for a night . After that add one egg to it and make a paste then apply over the scalp. Leave it for 30 to 40 minutes and rinse it properly with luke warm water. Then apply shampoo on your hair. You can repeat this procedure once or twice a week. Read more about Triphala click here.
  7. Vinegar : Vinegar helps to reduce dandruff and itchiness of scalp caused by fungus and bacteria. The acidic content of vinegar is very beneficial to reduce flakes. First boiled one cup of vinegar and let it cool.Mix one fort of it with a cup of water and massage gently in your scalp. After that shampoo your hair.
  8. Neem : Neem leaves has excellent anti fungal , anti bacterial and anti inflammatory properties which helps to get rid of dandruff problems with itchiness and rashes of scalp. Boil approx 20 neem leaves in two cup of water till it remains half cup. Then make paste and apply over the scalp and leave it for 30 minutes. Then wash it with normal water.
  9. Tea tree oil: Take 5 to 10 drops of tea tree oil and add little amount of shampoo in a cup. Mix properly and rub the mixture over the scalp and leave it for 5 minutes . After that rinse it well. You can repeat this process regularly for a week.
  10. Multani mitti hair pack: Multani mitti helps to reduce dandruff  and maintain soft and silky hair. First take onr table spoon of multani mitti ,half tablespoon of water and half tablespoon of lemon juice. Mix it properly and apply over the scalp. Leave it for 20 minutes and rinse it with water. Follow us for various home remedies.
Dr. Tapas Deb
Dr. Tapas Deb is the founder of the site "AYURVEDAHOME4U.COM". He has deep interest in Ayurveda and Home Remedies, Herbal formulations, Herbs, Diseases and their cures in Ayurveda. Now a day’s most of the people are very health conscious and want to learn about Ayurveda, uses of herbs in daily life and prevention of diseases in ayurveda because ayurveda is the platform which has no side effects.

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