Aug 18, 2011

ayurvedic treatement fopr dandruff


1. some fermented curd (ferment curd by keeping it aside for 2-3 days, do not freeze) and apply this curd to the scalp and hair. Keep it for about an hour and wash it off with shampoo. Curd not only is a very good dandruff treatment but is also the natural conditioner that makes hair shiny.

Mix two tablespoons of vinegar with six tablespoons of hot water and apply it all over the scalp. If you have long hair, increase the amount accordingly. Keep it overnight after tying a cloth and wash hair with plain water the next morning. Do it twice a week for 3 months. It is an effective home dandruff treatment.
3. Massage the scalp regularly with olive oil. It will not only cure dandruff but will also prevent it from occurring.
4. Take one part of sandalwood oil with three parts of lemon juice and apply on scalp to get rid of dandruff.
. Apply gel of aloe vera leaves on scalp and leave it overnight. Wash it with a herbal, preferably shikakai shampoo the next morning.
6. Soak two tablespoons of fenugreek seeds overnight and make a fine paste from it. Apply this paste on scalp and leave it for half an hour. Wash hair thoroughly with soap-nut (ritha) solution or acacia concinna (shikakai)

7. Mix two tablespoons of green gram powder with half a cup of curd. Wash hair with it twice a week.

8. tops and roots of beet in water and massage the scalp with this water every night. Use your finger tips to gently massage hair scalp.

9. few drops of lime juice with Emblica Officinalis or Indian gooseberry (amla) juice and massage the scalp with it every night before going to bed.

10. Boil the peel and seeds of ash gourd in coconut oil. Massage the hair scalp with this oil to prevent dandruff and dryness of the scalp.

11. Massage scalp with a mixture made of equal quantities of lime juice and vinegar. Wash hair with egg shampoo after this.

12. Egg shampoo can be prepared by beating 2 or 3 eggs with a little water in it. Apply this mixture on the hair after wetting the hair and massage the scalp for sometime. Let this remain on the hair for sometime before washing it off with water. This treatment is very effective in preventing dandruff.

13. Tea tree oil is found to be an effective medicine against dandruff. Into some hot water, mix 1 teaspoon tea tree oil and massage your scalp with this. Wash your hair with lemon water followed by pure water. After washing, wrap a hot moist towel around your head for some time. The best time to do this is at night before going to bed.

14. Boil neem leaves in water and use this water to rinse hair.

• Avoid excessive intake of junk and oily food as well as tea, coffee, and other beverages.

• Avoid meat, sugar, and chocolates.

• Increase intake of juicy fruits but avoid citrus fruits as well as banana.

• Take balanced diet on a regular basis that should include vegetables, grams, cereals, fruits, etc. Drink lots of water during the day.

• Keep your hair and scalp clean. Try to use herbal shampoo and avoid using strong shampoo having artificial scents.

• Comb hair properly on a daily basis for maintaining proper blood circulation which is a pre condition for any type of dandruff treatment.

• Prevent scalp from becoming oily and dirty. It is a common belief that dandruff occurs when skin of the scalp gets dried. However, too much oily scalp attracts dirt which in turn aggravates the problem of dandruff. Nonetheless, scalp massage with the help of appropriate oils is essential along with regular and frequent hair wash with good quality herbal shampoo.


Post a Comment

Popular Posts