If there is excessive Production of oil on your scalp or your scalp is extremely dry, both these conditions will lead to the formation of dandruff in the hair. Use of some medications, change in climate conditions and certain eating habits are said to be the corrupt for this problem.
Dandruff results in itchy and dry scalp along with hair loss. Mostly it is treated with anti dandruff Shampoos but you can also use homemade hair masks to get rid of your condition. Homemade hair mask recipes are easy to make and rich in minerals which make your hair and scalp healthy and strong. Following are the 5 hair pack recipes that will solve your dandruff problem very efficiently.
In order to make this recipe for dandruff, take a cup of Fuller’s earth and 3 tbsp of apple cider vinegar. Combine both the ingredients in a bowl and mix them thoroughly until you get a uniform mixture. Once the recipe is prepared, wash your hair with shampoo and let it dry naturally. Now apply the recipe on your hair and leave for 10 minutes. Wash out your hair with lukewarm water to get soft and shiny hair.
Take some water in a saucepan and put some neem leaves into it. Boil the water for about 10-15 minutes and then take out the leaves. Let the water cool down and then wash your hair with this neem leaves water. This is One of most effective remedy for dandruff, head lice, itchy scalp and fungal infections. For the best results apply this hair pack twice a week.
Using fenugreek seeds on your hair is also good and simple method. To make a Fenugreek hair pack, put some Fenugreek in a bowl containing water. Let the seeds to be soaked for overnight. In the morning, grind the soaked seeds along with water to make a smooth paste. Apply this paste on your hair evenly and Leave for 1-2 hours. Wash with a mild shampoo. This hair pack will help to cure dandruff and give your hair a smoothy look.
Coconut oil is anti-fungal in nature. It works very well in treating dry scalp and provides relief from dandruff and itchy scalp. To use coconut oil for dandruff, you need to mix it with lemon juice.
In a bowl, take coconut oil and lemon juice in the ratio of 3:2. Mix them thoroughly and use it to massage your hair and scalp for five minutes. Leave it for around 30 min and then wash with mild shampoo.
Baking has the ability to control the oil on your scalp. It also cleans and cures any fungal infections very efficiently. Baking soda can be used for dandruff in two ways.
1. Wash your hair and then rub some baking soda on your wet hair for five minutes. Leave it for some time. Then rinse hair with cold water.
2. Second method is to use baking soda with your regular shampoo. Take the amount of shampoo that you normally do and mix some baking soda to it. Mix it well and wash your hair with this baking soda shampoo. Using this twice a week will do a good job.
So these were the hair mask recipes that you can easily make at home. All the masks are made of natural ingredients and there are very less chances of side effects. These masks will not only cure dandruff, but will make your hair and scalp strong too.