What is Dandruff?
Actually, dandruff is a condition of the scalp which causes flakes of white skin to appear, and it is often accompanied by itching on the head.
The exact cause of dandruff is unknown, but various factors increase the risk of it. It is not related to your body hygiene, but washing and brushing the hair can help remove old skin flakes on it. It can be very embarrassing and too painful to treat. It is visible to others if they don’t wash or brush their hair often.
Causes Of Dandruff:
- Seborrhea dermatitis
- Dry skin
- Shampooing and skin care products
- Not enough hair brushing
- Certain skin condition
- Mental stress
- Lack of sunlight
Home Remedies To Cure Dandruff:
How To Stop Dandruff?
Take a red colored apple and grate it in small pieces (remember not to remove its covering ) and then sieve it and get its juice then add lemon juice to it and then apply it on your scalp using cotton.
One night before soak curd and fenugreek seeds together and then make their paste. When the applied juice will be for an hour then apply the paste over the oily scalp, after 2 hours wash it by any herbal shampoo or can wash using vinegar water to repeat the process within some days will fill dandruff free and also get some better qualities of hairs.
How to remove dandruff?
If you have oily hair, washing daily can help you to solve the problem. Sometimes stress can trigger dandruff in some people. But, managing it better can reduce symptoms like little exposure to sunlight.
Apply the paste of curd and lemon repeatedly for some days will get the help you to get free from dandruff easily and faster.
Dandruff in babies:
Newborns often have a kind of dandruff known as cradle cap. It usually appears within the first two months after birth and lasts a few weeks. Washing your hair with baby shampoo and applying baby oil can help prevent dandruff.
Complications in dandruff:
There are fewer complications in dandruff, and it is not necessary to consult a specialist.
Medical help for dandruff should be taken if:
There are signs of redness, infection or swelling on the head.
Complications are very rare with dandruff, but they may result from the above treatments.
If a shampoo or scalp treatment irritates, the person should cease using it and ask a pharmacist to suggest another one.
An individual with a low immune system which causes HIV or AIDS should ask their doctor about any dandruff.