A lot of people have dandruff problem with their hair and scalp. It is very difficult to remove completely even with shampoo and conditioner that target this problem. However, home remedies work better and uses all natural ingredients that won't harm you even when used frequently. This article talks about some of the home remedies that are effective at controlling the dandruff problem.
Aspirin is one of the most effective home remedies for dandruff. Get two pills of aspirin and grind into fine powder. Mix the powder with your regular shampoo well. Put it on your head for about 2 minutes. Rinse off everything.
Another cause of dandruff problem is the excessive itching and scratching of the scalp. Dandruff is actually dead skin cells and when it is visible to the eye, the head is shedding at an accelerated rate. Itching scalp is one of the symptoms of accelerated shedding rate that makes you want to scratch the scalp even more. With more scratching, the dead skin cells come off from the scalp and you have even more dandruff. Lemon juice is an effective home remedy at controlling the itch on the scalp. You should use 2 tablespoons of pure lemon juice and message your head with it. Rinse it off completely. Add one tablespoon of lemon juice to 1 Liter of water and rinse your head with it.
Vinegar is another natural home remedy that can help with dandruff problem. Use it to message your scalp softly several times a week can significantly decrease the amount of dandruff in your hair and scalp.
Dandruff has many causes and it is many times associated with lack of certain vitamins, especially B group vitamins. If the dandruff problem do not go away with repeated uses of above home remedies for dandruff, it is good to take one pill of multi-vitamin supplements everyday to help your body get the essential vitamins that it needs.