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Dandruff Natural Treatments

Holistic therapies for dandruff, a common scalp disorder that is the excess shedding of dead skin cells from the scalp.

Dandruff is a common scalp disorder that is the excess shedding of dead skin cells from the scalp that is usually accompanied by itching and irritation.

The following is information on dandruff natural treatments.

Self-Care Natural Treatments

  • Supplements – Zinc Picolinate 30mg and Evening Primrose oil 1000 milligrams per day

  • Herbal Medicine – Goldenseal 500 milligrams per day

  • Aromatherapy – Lavender and Tea Tree essential oil. Mix 10 drops of each into 2 TBSP of organic olive oil and rub into scalp, leave on for at least 20 minutes, then shampoo out.

Additional Self-Care Holistic Therapies

  • Nutrition – Increase greens in your diet to assist in alkalizing your system with wheatgrass juice or a green smoothie.

  • Apple cider vinegar hair rinse – 2 TBSP apple cider vinegar in 2 cups of warm water and soak hair/scalp. Leave on for at least 15 minutes for full benefit, then rinse.

  • Olive oil – Mix organic olive oil with 20 drops of Neem oil and soak scalp with mixture, wrap with a flannel cloth and leave on for at least 20 minutes, then shampoo as normal.

References

  • EarthClinic.com, earthclinic.com/CURES/seborrheic_dermatitis.html

  • Curezone, curezone.com/blogs/fm.asp?i=1771672