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How to Cure Dandruff Overnight

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There are a lot of treatments with shampoos, home remedies and precautions includes that can help you to cure dandruff overnight.

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Dandruff is a very common proper nowadays and its very essential to treat it with care so that it doesn’t increase and cause further problems. Dandruff can be treated at home easily using some “do-it-yourself home remedies”. Lemon, egg, banana, vinegar, curd etc are stuffs that are highly effective in preventing dandruff. You can apply them directly on your scalp or you can mix it with hair-oil and it will leave your hair dandruff free. Such home-remedies should be done at least once a week for effective and quick dandruff treatment. Home remedies take time to show positive results so patience is must while treating dandruff. Don’t be disheartened if you don’t see result in one or two time, repeat it at least 6-7 times and then only you will see results.

Dandruff is not only a hair-problem but it can also affect your confidence because dandruff is visible in hairline and is also visible on clothes sometimes. It can also cause irritation, itchy scalp and stinging too. Dandruff can be caused by many reason some of them are oily skin, extremely dry skin, not washing hair properly, using too much chemicals etc. If you are suffering from dandruff then try these home remedies to get rid of dandruff completely and to also prevent it from coming back again.

Wash and Brush your hair

Dandruff is caused by many reasons and one of such reason is not washing and brushing hair regularly. If your hairs are clean than dandruff causing bacteria will not affect your scalp which will eventually prevent dandruff. Dead skin on scalp can also cause dandruff and that is why brushing hair twice a day is essential. Brushing hair removes dead skin which helps in preventing dandruff to a great extent. Use good quality and chemical free shampoo and rinse your scalp really well to keep it clean.

Keep hair Nourished

Dry hair not only looks bad but they are major reason of dandruff. Yes, so one should add moisture into hair using oils, conditioners, mask, leave-in conditioner and serums. If your hair is well nourished and hydrated then there are less chances of dandruff so to prevent dandruff problem proper nourishment is necessary. Oiling hair twice a week, applying conditioner after every wash, using mask once a week, applying serum on daily basis are some essential steps for nourished hair.

Use anti Dandruff shampoo

If you have dandruff then using anti-dandruff shampoo is essential. Anti-dandruff shampoo not only treats the existing dandruff but it also prevents further dandruff. If you are looking for a good anti-dandruff shampoo then look fir ingredients like Selenium-sulfide, Salicylic acid which is effective in treating it with care. Don’t use such shampoo more than twice a week as they are drying in nature.

Stay Healthy

Not having Proper sleep and proper meal is also a major reason of dandruff so make sure you include lots and lots of vegetables in your diet and sleep for at least 8 hours in a day. Stress is also a major reason of dandruff. Eat healthy, sleep on time and live a stress-free life to keep oil [producing hormones in control and to prevent dandruff.

Hair Massage and Hair Scrub

Massaging your hair with oils will keep your hair nourished, hydrated, moist and will also relive you from stress. You can use any oil like olive oil, coconut oil, castor oil, mustard oil. Take some warm oil and massage it on your scalp using your fingers for around 15-20 minute. After massaging, take a brush-comb and comb your hair using it so that all the dead skin is removed using the brush. This is a very effective remedy.

Home remedies to cure dandruff problem:

Lemon: Lemon is known as hair purifier because it deep cleanses hair effectively and also prevents dandruff. You need 5 tablespoon of lemon juice and mix it with one cup of water. Apply this mixture on your scalp completely using hair brush or fingers. Let it stay for 10-15 minute and then rinse it off using regular shampoo. Since lemon is acidic in nature you should always dilute it using water otherwise it can make your scalp drier.

Olive Oil: Take some olive oil, warm it up a little bit and then apply it on your scalp. You can also mix few drops of tea tree oil or castor oil into it for extra benefits. Leave it overnight and wash your hair using regular shampoo next morning.

Neem Leaves: Take a hand full of neem leaves and put them in grinder. Using some water, grind the neem leaves so that you get a smooth paste which is easy to apply. Apply this paste all over all your scalp and once you are done wear shower cap. Let it stay for 20-25 minute and then rinse it off with lukewarm water. Shampoo as usual. Repeat it once a week for effective results. Neem leaves are antibacterial in nature and that is why it helps in reducing dandruff problem.

Aloe Vera Gel: Aloe vera gel cleanses scalp deep and it also gives a cooling sensation to the scalp. Aloe vera gel also has anti-bacterial properties so it prevents and treats dandruff effectively. Take fresh aloe vera gel and apply it directly on your scalp. You can also mix it will olive oil or any other oil. Let it stay for 20 minutes and then rinse off.

Coconut oil and lemon: Coconut oil and lemon when used together on scalp together make a very good treatment for dandruff. Take 1 tablespoon of lemon juice and mix it with 5 tablespoon of coconut oil. Apply it on your scalp; you can also apply it on your strands. Allow it to stay for minimum 25 minutes and then wash with your regular shampoo. Repeat it twice a week for fast results.

Honey and lemon: If your hairs are dry and brittle and then reason of dandruff can be undernourished hair so proper nourishment is necessary. For nourishment, use honey and lemon juice remedy which is highly effective. Take 5 tablespoon of honey add 2 tablespoon of lemon juice and mix it with some oil. Apply it on your scalp for around 20 minutes and then rinse with shampoo. It will not only prevent dandruff but will also nourish your hair deeply.

Egg and curd: Egg when applied to hair has numerous benefits one of such benefit is treating dandruff and prevents further dandruff. Take one egg and mix it with some curd. You can also add oil like coconut oil or almond oil. Mix everything well and then apply on your scalp. After 20-25 minutes, rinse with shampoo and condition after that. Repeat it 2 times a week to get rid of dandruff fast.

Tea tree oil: Tea tree oil has antibacterial properties and it’s very effective in treating dandruff too. Never apply tea tree oil directly on your scalp, always dilute it with other oil. The best way to treat dandruff is by adding 2-3 drops of tea tree oil in coconut oil and then applying it on scalp.

Some Tips to keep hair dandruff free:

  1. Don’t wash hair daily as frequent washing can also cause dandruff and other problems too. Twice a week washing hair is more than enough.
  2. Use good quality hair problems like shampoo/conditioners.
  3. Avoid using shampoo that contain chemicals, use herbal ingredient hair products.
  4. Chlorine water acne also damages your hair so always wear shower cap while swimming.

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