Hair Spa For Dandruff: 5 Natural Remedies To Your Rescue!

Last modified on December 11th, 2018 at 3:15 pm

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Dandruff isn’t pretty, but pretty troublesome to get rid of. It is caused primarily by dry skin and ‘thirsty’ scalp. Given our hectic lifestyles, our scalp doesn’t get the care it needs. This is worsened by pollution which makes our already dry scalp even more dry. The first symptoms of dandruff are constant itching and white flakes visible on your black t-shirts. Applying medicated oils and creams alone as dandruff cure is not enough. So, how to remove dandruff from hair at home? Simple, hair spa and hair masks. In this post, we tell you the best home remedies for dandruff free hair. A hair spa for dandruff is the best solution. It includes three things: hair mask, shampoo, and conditioner. You can do hair spa at home easily (without any fuss!) using the below hair masks.

 

Did you know that lavender oil is a strong anti-dandruff ingredient? To learn more, read our post on LAVENDER OIL FOR HAIR GROWTH, DANDRUFF & more!

 

5 Hair Masks To Include In Your Hair Spa For Dandruff Treatment At Home

How to reduce dandruff you ask. Well, here are some 5 amazing masks that answer this oft-asked question:

1. The onion crown

    1. What you need: 1 big onion

Onion hair mask for dandruff

Blend one large onion till it becomes a smooth paste and apply it on your hair, roots to tips. Make the paste rest for about an hour and then wash off with a mild shampoo. Apply the paste once a week to see results.

This natural remedy for dandruff works wonders. Onion has antimicrobial properties that help flush out toxins and improve blood circulation.

2. The ultimate banana mix
What you need:
• 2 bananas
• 1 tbsp honey
• 1 tbsp lemon juice
• 1 tbsp olive oil

banana and honey hair mask for dandruff

Mash two bananas into a smooth paste. Add honey, lemon and olive oil and mix thoroughly. Apply on your hair and let it rest for 30 minutes. Wash it off with a sulfate-free shampoo.
Also make sure that there are no lumps in the banana paste otherwise it won’t come out while washing.

This mask works best if, along with dandruff, you have dry and dull hair. The banana acts like a natural moisturizer while lemon juice deals with the dandruff. This will help reduce your dandruff until ultimately removing it fully.

3. The basic egg and yogurt
What you need:
For dry hair: 2 egg yolks
For oily hair: 2 egg whites
For normal hair: 1 whole egg
2 tbsp olive oil
I cup yogurt
1 tbsp lemon juice

egg and yogurt hair mask for dandruff

Mix the egg yolk/egg white/ full egg with the other ingredients and apply the paste on your hair starting from roots to tips. Let the paste rest for about 20 minutes and wash off with a mild shampoo. Use cool water as hot water will cook the egg.

This mask is one of those natural remedies for dandruff that never gets old. The egg will help nourish the scalp and the yogurt will remove the dandruff, leaving you feeling awesome.

[Also read: Super-easy Egg Masks for Beautiful and Healthy Hair]

4. The wondrous fenugreek
What you need:
4 tbsp fenugreek seeds, or methi seeds
1 tbsp lemon juice

Fenugreek and lemon juice hair mask

Soak the seeds overnight and make a paste with 1 tbsp lemon juice. Apply the paste through the length of your hair and let it rest for a good half an hour. Wash it off with cold water and a mild shampoo.

Easily available in every Indian home, fenugreek is an anti-fungal seed that will remove dandruff from hair and reduce white flakes and irritation.

5. The yogurt and honey blend
What you need:
½ cup yogurt
1 tbsp lemon juice
1 tbsp honey

yogurt and honey hair mask for dandruff

Mix the three ingredients together to form a thick paste. Apply the mask on your hair, roots to tips and leave it to rest for a good half an hour.

When wondering how to remove dandruff at home, we can always find magic ingredients in our kitchen. This blend is no different. The acidity of lemon juice helps maintain the Ph balance of the scalp and normalizes oil secretions. At the same time, honey and curd act as moisturizers that give a nice softness to the hair.

So, what are you waiting for? Pick your favorite mask and do the spa regime twice a month. A hair spa for dandruff will not only will remove it, but also nourish your hair by locking in the essential nutrients. Excessive dandruff doesn’t go off completely in just one hair spa. So, don’t lose hope and repeat these treatments for dandruff over a couple of months to see a marked a change and dandruff-free hair.

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