Dandruff: Learn How to Treat it Naturally?
Dandruff, the embarrassing white flakes creep up, build up in hair and cause much embarrassment. It occurs due to the excessive growth of fungus or bacteria on the scalp. It mainly affects the scalp and causes mild itchiness.
Although it is a common hair problem, some suffer from this more than others. The reason is that they do not wash the hair and brush it properly. It becomes imperative that one takes care as Dandruff is a little hard to treat in such cases.
To get clear Dandruff from the scalp, one can use natural alternatives like washing hair with diluted tea tree oil or massaging the scalp with Amla Bhringraj oil.
Home Remedies one can follow.
Home treatments depend on the person’s age and the severity of Dandruff they are suffering.
Natural ingredients that one should apply to treat Dandruff-
Neem Oil- Its antifungal qualities make it an effective home remedy to fight off dandruff-causing fungi. It soothes the irritated scalp, provides relief from the itchiness and inflammation on the scalp, thereby reducing the occurrence of Dandruff.
- Tea Tree Oil - It has antimicrobial and antifungal properties that fight Dandruff. At home, mix 5-10 drops of the oil with regular shampoo or buy one with a 5% concentration of tea tree oil to moisturize the scalp and fight off the fungus that causes Dandruff. Use caution while using tea tree oil as it may cause allergic reactions.
- Olive Oil – It has antimicrobial properties too that help combat dandruff. Add 2 tbsps of olive oil with 1 tbsps of aloe vera gel. Apply the mixture on the scalp and leave for about an hour, rinsing off with a mild shampoo. Use the treatment for 2-3 weeks to reduce the inflammation and dryness of the scalp.
- Amla and Bhringraj extracts – Both serve as excellent natural Dandruff treating ingredients because they contain antioxidant, antimicrobial, and antifungal properties. They quickly moisturize, heals the irritated skin, stimulate blood circulation and prevent premature greying of hair. Give the scalp a soothing treatment by massaging it with Amla and Bhringraj. When done 2-3 times a week, this treatment is bound to improve the symptoms of Dandruff.
- Coconut Oil – Rub approx. 30 ml of the oil directly onto the scalp for about 5 to 10 minutes or leave it overnight before rinsing it out with warm water. It is said to relieve skin-related conditions; hence, it must be used to fight off Dandruff.
Get the best of these organic ingredients together with other Dandruff fighting ayurvedic blessings by using one-stop solution TNW-The Natural Wash Anti Dandruff Kit – a naturally formulated hair regimen that effectively fights off Dandruff.
It contains shampoo, oil, and mask, all enriched with the ant-microbial and antifungal properties of the aforementioned natural ingredients.
Herbal Shampoo - Gently massage the shampoo on wet hair and scalp with fingertips to work into a lather. Rinse thoroughly.
It contains the goodness of several oils like Amla, Bhringraj, Hibiscus, Tea Tree, Neem, Lemon and Ginger Oil.
Neem and Coconut Oil - Apply an adequate amount of Neem and Coconut Oil to soothe irritated scalp and prevent dryness.
Neem contains antifungal properties that naturally fight off Dandruff-causing fungi. In addition, coconut oil enriched with antioxidants and moisturizing properties treat Dandruff and softens dry skin.
All in one Hair Mask – Take an iron container; make a solution by mixing 3 spoons or 20gms pack with water. Keep it for 2-4 hours
After that, mix 3 spoons of curd if dry hair and 1 spoon if oily hair.
Apply the pack on the roots and make a bun covered with any cloth.
Leave it for at least 2 hours and wash it properly in a circular massaging form.
Now wash the head well with TNW’s herbal shampoo.
It contains Neem, Bhringraj, Brahmi, Shikakai, Black Seed, Hibiscus and Amla extracts.
All these ingredients gently nourish the scalp, eliminate Dandruff, make hair soft, shiny and strong.
Dandruff is one skin condition that occurs no matter your hair type – dry, curly, colored or oily. One is bound to suffer from it in life.
What is important is how you take care of it using toxic commercial applications or homemade remedies or using TNW’s fuss-free ayurvedic Anti-dandruff regimen made with nature’s best dandruff fighters!