How to get rid of dandruff in just one week? / Hair maks and packs

How to get rid of dandruff fast or even better if it is possible within just a week, right? Dandruff is a very common scalp. The main reason for dandruff is dry and irritated oily skin. Some common symptoms of dandruff are itchy scalp and flakes. Dandruff can also be a reason for embarrassment as well.

Well, if you are someone who is looking for natural home remedies to get rid of dandruff, we have got you covered. Today we are sharing some natural home remedies using all natural products to get rid of dandruff at home within just a week.

How to get rid of dandruff in just one week?

Cedarwood oil

Home remedies for dandruff

Cedarwood oil is an essential oil which is rich in anti-seborrheic properties and is, therefore, a great remedy to get rid of dandruff and itchy scalp. For this remedy, all you need is a cup of cedarwood oil and few drops of lemon juice. Mix both ingredients well and apply it on your hair properly. Make sure that all the nutrients are absorbed into your scalp, keep it on your hair for about 30 to 40 minutes and then rinse off using a mild shampoo. Repeat this remedy for twice a week for effective results.


Apart from being a commonly used ingredient in a most Asian kitchen, garlic is beneficial for removing dandruff. It is very useful when it comes to removing stubborn dandruff flakes from the scalp. For this remedy, chop some garlic pieces and grind them well to get a smooth paste.  Apply this paste prepared on your scalp, especially to the roots to get rid of the itchiness. keep this in your hair for about 15 to 20 minutes and then wash it off using your regular shampoo.

Egg oil

Dandruff remedy with jojoba oil

Cannot deny the fact that egg oil is very exotic and very powerful in treating dandruff. This is also very easily available at your nearest local store or supermarket. Take few drops of egg oil and mix it with a carrier oil like olive oil to get a consistent mixture. Apply the mixture prepared thoroughly on your hair and rinse it off with a mild shampoo the next day. Egg oil contains Omega 3 and polyunsaturated fat which helps in strengthening and nourishing hair follicles. It also helps in making the scalp clean by removing all dry flakes.

Fuller’s earth

Fuller’s Earth is yet another very effective ingredient which can be used to get a clean and dandruff free scalp. Fuller’s Earth is also known as Multani mitti and is having antifungal and antibacterial properties which are extremely useful in removing unwanted dandruff from hair. For this remedy, all you have to do is soak around a cup of fuller’s earth into the water and make a smooth spaced out of it.  Apply the mixture or rather the hair mask prepared on your hair, concentrating mostly on your scalp. keep it on your hair for around 30 minutes and rinse it off using a mild Herbal shampoo.


Honey hair masks for dandruff

Who can imagine that vinegar is also a wonderful remedy to get rid of dandruff? Well, it. Vinegar is full of anti-fungal and antibacterial properties which helps in killing the fungus or any other chemical substances present in your scalp which leads to dandruff production. It also removes the itchiness from your scalp and gives you dandruff free Clean scalp.

Henna and gooseberry hair mask

One cannot go wrong with this hair mask to get rid of dandruff as this is one of the best home remedies available and helps in getting rid of dandruff permanently. However,  you have to follow the practice of using this mask on a regular basis to gradually remove dandruff permanently from your scalp. For this remedy, take an equal amount of henna powder, gooseberry powder, lemon juice and tea powder. Mix all the ingredients mentioned properly to get a smooth and long free mixture. Now, apply the hair or your dry and let it dry for 20 minutes.  After the hair mask has dried completely wash it off using a mild shampoo.  This is one of the miracle remedies and does wonder because of the goodness of henna. Henna is rich in antibacterial properties and therefore it is very useful in removing dandruff.

So, these were some of the home remedies which will help you to get rid of dandruff within just a week. All the ingredients mentioned in the list above are very easily available and if the remedies are followed religiously, you will be able to know it is visible results within just a few days.


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