Imagine yourself all decked up for an interview or dinner date in a jet Black Dress ,and suddenly you feel like scratching your scalp and a cascade of white flakes fall like hail, onto a jet black blazer, enough to make you uncomfortable.

Dandruff is a scalp condition which is caused by a fungus, Malassezia, consumer sebum which is an oily matter secreted by the sebaceous glands on our scalp.

Dandruff, also called Seborrhoea, targets the scalps of many people, of every age group. It just doesn’t end here but also leads to other skin issues like pimples and acne. Bad hair brushing and shampooing, dry skin, stress and having improper diets make the scalp dandruff pro.

Camphor with coconut oil:

This is one of the best scalp friendly remedies where you just need to mix small amount of camphor in coconut oil. Keep it in a bottle, and apply it each night before going to bed. Camphor cools your scalp and helps to reduce dandruff.

Coconut with lemon:

Lemon is a key ingredient in most of the hair care remedies. Mix lemon in warm coconut oil and apply on the scalp. Leave it for about half an hour before shampoo.

Almond oil with Olive oil:

Mix almond oil with olive oil. Make sugar solution and apply it on your hair after the oil massage. After the shampoo, use tea water to rinse at last.The process is known to have superb qualities to help your hair grow as well as nourish it.

Sandalwood Oil:

Another remedy includes sandalwood oil-lime juice mixture. The product should be massaged onto the scalp for a few minutes and then washed out.Massage treatment will boost circulation and strengthen hair roots.

Amla Paste:

A simple anti-dandruff hair pack created with Amla powder, Tulsi leaves and water works wonders to cure dandruff.Rub this paste onto the head thoroughly and let it sit for almost 30 minutes and rinse hair with plain water.

Aloe Vera:

The thick gel extracted from Aloe Vera leaves is a perfect remedy to combat dandruff. Spread the gel all over your hair and leave overnight. Next morning shampoo your hair.


Eggs are filled with several hair-benefiting nutrients and thus are considered extremely useful for the hair. Mixture of egg and water works like magic to throw the dandruff away, if used regularly.