8 Natural Ways to Get Rid of Dandruff Forever
There are countless of shampoos on the market that claim that are helping you get rid of dandruff. However,I will present you several ways how to get rid of dandruff in a natural way.
1. Egg Yolk
I bet you didn’t know you can use egg yolks to make your hair shiny and healthy? What you need are one or two egg yolks. Apply them on a dry head, and make sure you target only the scalp area. Now, put a plastic bag over your scalp, and leave it for one hour. After that, wash your hair with a shampoo, and you might need to wash it twice. I must warn you, egg yolks can leak and they smell strangely and bad. However, they are quite effective.
2. Lemon Juice and Curd
You need one bowl of curd and half a lemon. Squeeze the lemon, and mix together until you get a smooth paste. Do not throw away the peel from the lemon. Once you apply the mixture on your heed, use the peel from the lemon to rub your scalp. Repeat the treatment every two or three days, and do not forget to shampoo after applying the mixture.
3. Lemon and Baking Soda
For this treatment, you need fresh juice from one lemon and a handful of baking soda. Once you get a smooth mixture, apply it on your scalp. Leave it there for few minutes, or until your scalp starts feeling itchy. Once you experience itchiness, wash the mixture out. Rinse your hair and you can use apple cider vinegar as a conditioner.
4. Apple Cider Vinegar
The vinegar helps you by restoring the pH balance on your scalp, all while cleaning clogged pores and hair follicles. For the treatment, you need two tablespoons of apple cider vinegar and two tablespoons of water. Sprinkle around 15 drops of tea tree oil in the mixture. Apply the mixture on your scalp by massaging and after few minutes rinse with water.
5. Coconut Oil
Slow but steady, coconut oil is becoming one of the healthiest and most popular natural home remedy. For your dandruff problem, coconut oil will help you get rid of it all while moisturizing your scalp and relieve you from itching. To prepare the mixture, you need coconut oil and lemon juice from half a lemon. Rub the mixture on your scalp, massaging your scalp for at least five minutes. Let it stay there for 20 minutes, and then wash your hair with your standard shampoo. You can perform the treatment three times per week.
Get two tablets of aspirin and break them into a napkin or a thin cloth. Add the powder from the crushed aspirin to your regular shampoo. The next time you wash your hair, make sure to leave your shampoo on your head for at least 2 minutes before rinsing.
Aside from keeping your teeth healthy and clean, mouthwash can be used to make your hair dandruff-free. What you need is to mix one part of mouthwash with nine parts of water. Pour the mixture onto your hair after you have washed with shampoo. Just dump the mixture and do not rinse it out. You can do this treatment once per month.
8. Indian Lilac
Aside from treating dandruff, Indian lilac also helps with itchy scalp, hair loss, and scalp acne. The plant, also known as neem, has a ton of antifungal and antibacterial properties. What you need to do is boil several neem (Indian lilac) leaves in approximately one liter of water. Let them cool, and then strain the solution. Use the water you got for rinsing your hair in the next month for two or three times per week.