How to get rid of dry scalp dandruff naturally?

You must have known many local and foreign brands that have been promoting variety of products that will eradicate dandruff from your hair and scalp. But, there is a sudden difference between the dry dandruff over the scalp and wet ones. The treatment of both the dandruff category will be different. Some cosmetic company provides same formula to remove both the type of dandruff portrayed over the skin layer. It is important to analysis the root cause of the dandruff and avail the remedy there after. Mother Nature has provided us with variety of solutions to remove dry scalp dandruff. Let us have a look at some and apply it to get relief.

Dry scalp dandruff means you will get unnecessary flakes all over the hair and scalp. Whenever you shake your head you can see the flakes of dandruff falling over your dress. It is really irritating and shameful when you are standing among the mass. The dandruff falling over your shoulder is again irritating if you are in your work place. Let us find out the home remedies that restricts dry scalp dandruff.

Home remedies for dry scalp dandruff

Deep treatment with oil

Home remedies for dandruff

You must have heard your grandmother speaking about oil massage over the scalp before going for shampoo. This is a wonderful method of nourishing your scalp and remove dry scalp just around your hair root. Coconut oil is one of the important remedies in this aspect especially when it has been extracted from nature in natural way. Virgin coconut oil can also serve a wonderful way of treating your dry scalp.

There is also a particular procedure to do the same. What you have to do is warm 2 teaspoon of coconut oil and apply it over your hair. Massage it really well such that it reaches the roots of your hair. Rub your scalp slowly with your finger tips and keep your hair rest covering it with a towel for 30 minutes. There after you can wash it with a mild shampoo.

Tea tree oil

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Application of tea tree oil will be really effective for your dry scalp as it contains natural conditioner and also the anti- fungal, anti bacterial as well as anti viral properties. Since dandruff is one of the skin conditions that take place as a result of fungal infection, tea tree oil can be the best natural remedy to stay away from it.  You can apply adequate amount of tea tree oil over your scalp. But since it is expensive, you can mix it with your usual shampoo and treat dry scalp.

Mayonnaise treatment

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Hearing about mayonnaise will bring water in your mouth just by imagining its taste. But, apart from its taste, this particular food product is also very useful in treating the dry dandruff which appears over your scalp. If you don’t want to buy it from the market, making it at home with the help of raw egg and white oil is possible. Mayonnaise also contains vinegar and the sour particles help in removing the fungus that has occurred over the scalp.

Individual should also know the perfect way of applying mayonnaise to get dry scalp free hair. You need to take half cup of mayonnaise and apply it over your hair covering the strands and roots. After applying it to each hair, you need to cover it with a shower cap. If you don’t have a shower cap, using a plastic cover is also fine.  Wait for 15 minutes and wash away with simple plain water.

Beer treatment

People are constantly hearing about the benefit of bear for hair but might not have used it deliberately. But, if you have dry scalp dandruff, using beer for treating it will be very important. Beer is very useful for hair conditioning and can prove to be better than the normal conditioners. You have to take two cups of beer in a container and add around 2 tablespoon of apple cider vinegar. This needs to be mixed and applied after the shampooing is done. There are other more ways of using beer for treating variety of hair conditions.

You can also take two cups of dark beer in a container and add few drops of jojoba oil over it. This will be a wonderful remedy for all those having dry hair and scalp. Apply this over your hair and leave for 15 minutes. There after you can wash it with very little warmed water.


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Honey and olive oil

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This works well if you can apply it evenly over your scalp. Honey also has an anti inflammatory property that helps in treating the dry scalp.  To go ahead with this process you need to take half cup of olive oil and warm it under the flame. Now add 2 spoons of honey with the olive oil.  Now you have to apply this mixture on your scalp and massage it. Let it stay for 10 minutes and then rinse it.

Grapefruit and coconut oil

The grapefruit is a perfect remedy if you have problem with dry scalp. For this remedy, you have to take the grape fruit and blend it appropriately. Now in another container heat some coconut oil for few seconds till it is warm. Now mix both the ingredients and let it cool down in the room temperature. Now, squeeze lemon and add in the mixture. Apply this pack all over your hair and use your finger tips to let it reach to its root. Cover the hair with shower cap or a hot towel. Wash it off after 20 minutes.


Avocado is a fruit that too helps in making your hair free from the flaky dandruff. You need to take a ripe avocado and mash it with your hands. Now add 2 spoons of extra virgin olive oil with it. Also you can add 2 teaspoon of honey with this. Apply all over your hair with the coverage over the hair root and scalp. Cover your hair with shower cap for 30 minutes.  There after you can remove it with the help of simple wash with normal water.