5 Surprising Natural Remedies for Dandruff

If you’re looking for a home grown alternative to over the counter anti-dandruff shampoos, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve got 5 natural remedies for dandruff that you might find very surprising.

APPLE CIDER VINEGAR

Benefit
- Contains healthy mallic acid and enzymes
- Kills dandruff causing bacteria

Ingredients
½ Cup of warm water
½ Cup of apple cider vinegar

Method
1. Mix ½ a cup of apple cider vinegar with ½ cup of warm water.
2. Gently massage mixture into scalp for several minutes.
3. Rinse with clean water. Wait 8-12 hours before next wash.

COCONUT OIL

Benefit
- Repairs damaged hair
- Conditions scalp
- Naturally anti-fungal
- High in vitamin E

Ingredients
4 Tablespoons of coconut oil
CLEAR Complete Control Shampoo

Method
1. Mix 4 tablespoons of coconut oil to your shampoo. Apply coconut oil onto your hair, gently massaging into the scalp.
2. Leave the coconut oil for 1 hour.
3. Shampoo as normal and rinse well.

TEA TREE OIL

Benefit
- Moisturizes scalp
- Cleans scalp
- Clears bacteria
- Unclogs excess sebum from hair follicles

Ingredients
10-15 Drops of tea tree oil
Coconut oil
CLEAR Complete Control Shampoo
A small application bottle

Method
1. Fill application bottle ¾ of the way with coconut oil, add 10-15 drops of tea tree oil and mix well.
2. Massage into hair, covering entire scalp.
3. Leave oils in overnight. Wash your hair the next day with shampoo and conditioner.

BAKING SODA

Benefit
- Exfoliates scalp
- Breaks down excess skin cells

Ingredients
1 Tablespoon of baking soda
1 Cup of water

Method
1. Mix 1 tablespoon baking soda with 1 cup warm water and stir.
2. Massage into hair and leave for 5-10 minutes.
3. Rinse well.

RAW HONEY

Benefit
- Restores scalp’s natural moisture
- Contains powerful vitamins and minerals
- Relieves itching
- Heals scalp

Ingredients
Raw honey diluted with a small amount of water

Method
1. Apply raw honey mixture to wet hair.
2. Massage into scalp for 2-3 minutes and let it sit for 3 hours.
3. Rinse out with warm water.

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