Dandruff is the greatest enemy of healthy hair. Almost everyone of us has become the victim of dandruff at one time or the other. A slightest sign of it should be treated without delay or it may get out of control. Moreover, dandruff weakens the scalp and the white flakes falling on the skin causes other skin problems.
Causes of Dandruff :
Some of the main causes of getting dandruff are:
- consumption of excessive oily and fatty foods
- tension and worry
Home Remedies for Dandruff:
Here we discuss some natural home treatment to get rid of dandruff problem.
1. Coconut Oil:
As you know, coconut oil has many utilities. That’s why it is considered as one of the effective home remedies for dandruff. Coconut helps to completely remove dandruff because of the antifungal properties.
2. Soap Nuts:
Another home remedy for dandruff is soap nuts. In other words, it is called reetha – an old age Indian remedy. In order to keep hair strong and long, it has been used traditionally in the mixture with shikakai. And with the antibacterial properties, it can help to treat the scalp problem including dandruff. This is what you should prepare:
3. Fenugreek Seeds:
Roughly grind a tablespoon of fenugreek seeds using a mortar and pestle. Now add two cups of water to the seeds and allow them to soak for a while. At night before going to bed, apply this mixture on your hair and scalp; leave it overnight. Next day rinse it off with warm water.