Before going to bed, take 2
tsp pure vinegar and mix it with 6 tsp water
and apply it on the scalp . Tie a towel around
the head. Wash your head next morning. After
shampooing, rinse again with vinegar water. Do
these once a week for at least three months.
Boil five teaspoons of dried
and used tealeaves in limewater, use it as a
last rinse after shampoo, to give your scalp
skin, the factors of anti-dandruff formation.
This gives your hair… a lustrous shine and
provides nourishment too.
Take 100gm each of amla
(Indian goose berry), reetha, and shikakai and
boil in two litre of water until the liquid
reduces to half. Apply this shampoo on your
hair for one month. It will remove dandruff
and will provide thickness and shine to your
Mustard Oil boiled with henna
(mehendi) leaves helps in reducing dandruff.
Mix 1 teaspoons lemon juice
with 2 teaspoons vinegar and massage on the
scalp. Wash your hair with an egg shampoo.
Add few Leaves Of Hibiscus to
a glass of water. Heat it gently .Mix lime
juice 1tsp into it. Apply this mixture on your
scalp before shampooing.
Gently massage scalp with
brandy and then wash off. This helps in
relieving the problem of dandruff.
Instead of shampooing, massage
handfuls of baking soda into the hair and
scalp to absorb oil and to loosen dead skin on
scalp. Rinse thoroughly and use no other
shampoos. While initially the hair may seem
dry, after several weeks, dandruff will go off
and hair will be smooth and shiny.
Take 1 part almond oil, 1 part
pure sulphur powder, 2 parts 'surgical spirit'
and 4 parts distilled water or rose water and
mix well. Rub on the scalp.
Before shampooing, massage the
scalp with salt for some time and then wash
off. When done over a period of time, this
helps in completely getting rid of dandruff.
Mix some camphor in coconut
oil. Use this oil for daily application on the
scalp. The application should be done nicely,
with the fingertips working at the hair roots
in the scalp. The problem of dandruff will be
solved in about fifteen days.
Take 2 cup water, add 4-5
tablespoons dried thyme and boil for 10
minutes. Cool, strain, and use the mixture to
massage scalp. Keep for half an hour.
Apply lemon juice sweetened
with sugar on the scalp. Then expose the hair
to the sun's heat for five to six hours. When
this is done, wash the hair with soap. This is
a difficult but definite method to solve the
Apply grated carrots to the
scalp and leave for some time to prevent
dandruff. Wash off as usual.
Apply poppy seeds ground with
milk on the scalp. Later wash with plain water
or water mixed with herbs such as shikakai.
Dissolve 2 aspirins in any
dandruff shampoo and wash your hair.
Apply the juice of onions to
the scalp to cure the problem of dandruff.
Leave on for about a half hour and then
shampoo as usual. This is a very effective
Massage the scalp with almond
oil. Dip a towel in boiling water and wrap it
around the hair. Repeat it thrice or four
times when the towel gets cold.
Grind fenugreek (methi) seeds
soaked in water overnight. Massage this paste
on scalp and hair and leave it for 15-20
minutes. Wash it off with a mild shampoo.
Wash your hair with warm apple
cider vinegar. Then cover your head with a
towel or a shower cap and leave for about
30-40 minutes. Rinse with plain water. Repeat
2 times a week until your dandruff goes away.
Take a palm full of baking
soda and rub it on your wet hair. Wash it off
with water. The baking soda should relieve the
itching and help in reducing the problem of
Mix 100g witch hazel and 1
tablespoon fresh lemon juice in 200ml water.
Shampoo your hair and apply with cotton to the
scalp when the hair are still wet. Repeat
several times until the dandruff is treated.
Try a shampoo with selenium
sulfide or salicylic acid.
Mix 3 parts of olive oil with
1 part honey. Apply this well on your scalp
and hair. Wrap a hot towel over it. Shampoo it
off after some time. This is a good dandruff
Try Zest soap once a week. It
may work for oily hair. It leaves your hair
dry, so use conditioner to your hair only but
try not to get it on your scalp. It has worked
to get rid of dandruff for some people.