Dry scalp and hair loss home remedies

Dry scalp means it probably has created trouble of itchiness due to formation of dandruff over your scalp. If you are not taking care of your hair, hair loss can be one of the reasons as along with your health and body, even your hair requires proper care. Dandruff can appear over your scalp due to various reasons one among which is lack of hygiene. Sometimes, due to formation of fungus over the scalp, people suffer from the problem of dandruff. Some people have the habit of trying one or the other cosmetics and shampoos that are available in the market. But, trying all chemical rich products together will be really discouraging. You may even end up with other severe problems that form over your scalp. Instead of going for the cosmetics it is always better to adopt home remedies that are available right in your kitchen. People with excessive dandruff can easily suffer from the problem of hair fall.

Home remedies for hair loss and dry scalp

Coconut oil

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You must go ahead with a hot oil massage with coconut oil before going for shampoo as this works well in nourishing your hair and removing dandruff from the scalp. You must remember to get the plain and natural coconut oil without any fragrance to go ahead with this treatment. All you have to do is take two spoons of coconut oil in a small steel container and warm it up under the flame. Once it is lukewarmed, allow it to take position over your scalp. You can do this with your finger tips slowly rubbing around your scalp. If you can do this three times in a week, it will be nothing like it.

Apple cider vinegar

You can also find this apple cider vinegar at your kitchen cabinet as this is used to make many of the dishes tasty in nature. Today, this can also be used for treating the itchy scalp. Dryness on your scalp will be removed with a moisture effect in it and also will help maintaining the PH balance of the skin layer. You need to take a spray bottle and make a mixture with equal proportion of water and apple cider vinegar.  Now spray it over your scalp where you can see dandruff over your scalp. Wait for 20 minutes and wash it with normal shampoo.

Sesame seed oil

You can now get wonderful nourishment over your scalp with the help of sesame oil remedy. Along with a relief from itchiness, it also provides great nourishment.  You can extract the oil from direct sesame seeds by grinding and squeezing sesame seeds. After extraction of oil directly from the seeds, all you have to do is heat that oil and create warmth. Now apply the oil over the scalp in such a way that it covers your entire head. You also need to use your finger tips in order to massage your scalp. Do this for exactly 10 minutes and cover your hair with a towel. There after you can shampoo your hair with your regular shampoo.


If your hair and scalp has become extraordinarily dry, Yogurt is the natural remedy that works well in removing dryness from your scalp. Since it is proved to be one of the best conditioners, application of it over your scalp and hair will make the texture wonderful and remove dry scalp completely. The natural moisture content in yogurt will leave your hair very smooth and silky along with removal of dryness over your scalp.

Amla / Indian gooseberry

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If you are in the process of strengthening your hair, Indian Gooseberry or Amla will be proved to be an excellent remedy. You can peel some amla and dry them under the sunlight. Once it is dried make powder out of it. Now mix it with water to make a paste and apply it over your scalp. Tie your hair with a clip and rest for 30 minutes. Now wash it with lukewarm water.

Onion juice

Since onion is a rich source of sulphur, your hair growth will be developed with production of collagen.  You can now take a big single onion and peel it adequately. Now take it in a juicer and extract its juice. Once the pulp is formed, extract the juice from the pulp of onion. Slowly apply the onion juice over your scalp with the help of your fingertips. You should keep this for 15 minutes and remove it with lukewarm water.