Natural Ayurvedic Home Remedies for Dandruff

Home Remedies for Dandruff
Dandruff is a condition in which dead skin cells accumulate and fall off from the scalp.
  • Stress
  • Extreme cold or hot weather
  • Fatigue
  • Incorrect diet
  • Energy loss due to an illness or infection
  • Artificial styling products
  • Harsh shampoos
  • When you comb or scratch, shiny silver flakes fall from the scalp
  • Itching which can lead to reddening of the scalp
Simple techniques
  1. Natural home remedy for dandruff using coconut oil and camphor

    1. Heat 4 tbsp of coconut oil
    2. Add 1 piece of camphor while it's heating
    3. Mix well
    4. Massage on scalp when lukewarm before bedtime
    5. Leave it overnight
  2. Natural home remedy for dandruff using fenugreek seeds

    1. Take 2 tbsp fenugreek seeds
    2. Soak them in water overnight
    3. Sieve the mixture
    4. Collect the seeds
    5. Crush seeds to a fine paste
    6. Massage this paste on the scalp
    7. Wash it off with soap-nut water
  3. Natural home remedy for dandruff using egg whites, lemon juice and margosa leaves

    1. Crush 2 egg whites
    2. Mix 4 tbsp of lemon juice
    3. Mix well
    4. Apply on scalp
    5. Leave it for ½ hour
    6. Crush a handful of margosa leaves
    7. Soak this paste in ½ L water
    8. Mix well
    9. Wash hair with this water followed by plain water

These remedies are based on the principles of Ayurveda, the ancient Indian science of healing, and are completely natural, non-invasive, and can be prepared at home. Consult your doctor if the symptoms persist. Refer to the terms of use.

Dr. B.N. Sinha

Ayurveda Expert,

Dr. B.N. Sinha has been a practitioner and an avid patron of Ayurveda for 20 years now. He specializes in lifestyle disorders and chronic disease management. Due to his keen focus on spreading awareness about his discipline, Dr. Sinha has played a pivotal role in several educational institutions. He retired as Dean, University of Delhi, Principal A & U Tibbia College, New Delhi.

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