White flakes on your clothes? Oh! It means you have gotten dandruff. How embarrassing it is! I am sure you’re thinking to fling out all those gloomy outfits, just yet. Wait! Don’t do this.
Try these home remedies:
Take ½ cup of neem or coconut oil. Mix one teaspoon of camphor in it. Massage it gently on your scalp, before going to sleep. Next morning, wash with a herbal shampoo.
Mix equal quantity of coconut, mustard, and castor oil. Apply it onto your scalp.
In one cup of yoghurt, mix two teaspoons of black pepper powder. Apply it and rinse after one hour.
Lemon juice acts as an anti-dandruff agent. Mix together five tablespoons of coconut oil and one tablespoon of lime juice. Apply. Leave for about half an hour and after that, rinse off with a mild shampoo.
Before washing hair, have a massage with lukewarm olive oil, coconut oil, or almond oil.
Make a paste of onion and apply on your scalp. Let the paste do its work for an hour. Rinse off. To get rid of odor of onion, apply lime juice.
Gently rub the juice of snake gourd (parval) on your scalp.
Prepare a paste of reetha powder, and apply. After two hours, wash your hair. It’s a natural method to remove dandruff.
Mix gram flour in curd and make a paste. Keep it for 1 hour and then, wash. If your hair becomes oily, use lemon juice.
Soak fenugreek seeds (methi) in water, for the whole night. Mash them. Mix ½ cup of lukewarm olive or coconut oil, in it. Apply on the scalp and keep it for 2-3 hours.
Mix 6 tablespoons of hot water with 2 tablespoons of vinegar. Apply and leave for overnight. Next morning, wash with water. Repeat it 2 times a week.
Crush 2 aspirins into powder and put it in your shampoo. Now, rinse your hair with it.
Wet your strands, massage your scalp with a handful of baking soda. After sometime, wash simply with water. Don’t use a shampoo. This remedy will make your strands dry at first, but later, natural oil will begin producing, leaving your hair free of flakes.
Sprinkle some salt on your dry scalp. Massage and rinse with shampoo.
Before shampoo, massage your strands with vinegar. It will brush-off dandruff, giving you soft hair.
- Don’t share your rollers, hair brushes, combs, etc.
- Use anti-dandruff shampoo.
- Wash your hair properly.