Different Methods Of Dandruff Treatment | How To Get Rid of Dandruff

Dandruff is one of the most common dermatological conditions. Fortunately, while the exact cause of dandruff is not known, there are some things one can do to reduce the risk of getting it, effective treatments are also available too.

This article will show you some proven ways you can treat dandruff using the herbal way - read on.

Soak some amalaki powder in water overnight. In the morning, this powder will have softened. Press the soft powder in the water so that all the juices are exuded into it. Then add the juice of a lemon in the water. This is a very vitamin C rich solution. Wash your hair with this solution. Apply a lot of pressure, and apply the solution just as you do with a shampoo. This will not only stop the hair fall; it will also bring a lively sheen to the hair.

Mix common yarrow tops (2 parts), calendula blossoms (1 part) and horse-chestnut seeds (1 part). Infuse a tablespoon of herbs with a glass of boiling water. Leave to brew for 20 minutes. Drink the decoction within a day. In order to make a liquid to rinse your hair, you should infuse 100 grams of herbs with 3 liters of water and boil the tincture for 15 minutes. Rinse your hair with the decoction each time you wash them.

Lathering is the simple act of rubbing and mixing shampoo and water together, with your hands, on your hair. This is because the first part of lathering only removes loose flakes. While the second lathering will effectively remove the oily residue on your hair and scalp. You must also leave the second lathering for 5 minutes before rinsing off with water.

Ketoconazole shampoo is a treatment for diseases related with scalp problems. It is used to control dandruff. It can help fighting itching, scaling and flaking that is associated with dandruff. Ketoconazole is a preparation that prevents growth of fungus that in most cases is actually causing dandruff.

Techniques such as yoga or meditation are proven to reduce stress and help relax the mind and body. Reduction of stress in general can sometimes have a positive effect on dandruff symptoms.

Fenugreek seeds have curative powers to reduce dandruff. They are softened in water and applied to the scalp every morning. After an hour or so, they are washed with soap nut. This keeps dandruff away and prevents falling hair.

Application of egg after shampooing is known to be an effective conditioner and helps reduce dandruff. You can even apply baby oil on your head and let it soak in overnight. In the morning, wash with warm water and a mild shampoo. You can so this on a regular basis and see the difference.

Tea tree oil is a natural form of antiseptic, which is why it works for this treatment. Pour off some of your regular shampoo and add a few tablespoons of teatree oil into the bottle in the space you've just created. Then mix well before applying your shampoo as normal. You'll need to remember to shake your shampoo bottle before each use if the oil doesn't fully mix.

Flax seed oil is known to reduce dandruff and just a tablespoon a day on something such as potatoes, could really help you with your dandruff problem. The flaxseed oil cuts down skin oil secretions which often flake and cause the dandruff.