So here is some of my best experienced home remedy for dandruff and hair fall to fight out these ailments. As Everyone wants to look beautiful, lustrous and healthy hair but now days stressed life, fatigue, weather extremes, oily skin, infrequent hair wash, frequent use of ammonia or other chemicals, obesity, improper diet not only makes it seems impossible but also trigger the outbreak of different hair problem such as dandruff and hair fall.
Dandruff is just a shedding off dead skin of our scalp in the form of white flakes. But this skin disorder make the situation embarrassing when this flakes fall off on your shoulder, clothes and eyebrows whenever you brush your hair along with hair loss.
Home remedies for dandruff and hair fall as follows:-
• Healthy hair and scalp rinse
- 450 millilitres apple cider vinegar(restores the hair correct pH)
- 4 tsp dried sage, rosemary or thyme leaves, or a combination(these herbs have antifungal and soothing property)
Heat the vinegar just to boiling point. Remove from the heat and add the herb. Cover and steep for 10 minutes. Strain; discard the herbs. Pour into empty shampoo bottle and label. Use about 4 tsp in 450 millilitres of water as a rinse after shampooing.
• You can also use Fenugreek or methiseeds (anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties) with apple cider vinegar to get rid of dandruff. You just need to soak someFenugreek or methi seeds for overnight and make a paste with apple cider vinegar on next morning and apply it in your scalp and then risen off after ½ an hour
• Hair massage of warm olive and castor oil before going to your bed and then next morning wrap a hot damp towel on the head for few minutes and then risen off .this process effectively put an end to dandruff just try it twice a week.
• Use a blend of Yogurt and black pepper on your scalp for ½ an hour and then rinse it do it always once week.
• Some essential hair oil for curing dandruff and hair fall likes Tea tree oil, olive oil, Lavender oil, Basil oil , Rosemary oil, Thyme oil, Eucalyptus oil.
• Glycyrrhizaglabra (Licorice)roots of this herb is effectively used in dandruff, hair loss and baldness due to its mollifying properties. You just need to mix 1 tsp of powder of licorice root in one cup of milk and apply it on scalp and rinse it after 6 hour.
• The internal form of Ashwagandha is also used to treat hair loss and dandruff. Take 6-8mg capsule of Ashwagandha or 1tsp of Ashwagandha powder with milk every day.
Prepared by : Dr. Shivani Amola