1. What are the symptoms of dandruff?
Symptoms of dandruff are: (1) white flakes on scalp, skin, shoulder, face or eyebrows, (2) itching on scalp, (3) cradle cap in infants with crusty or scaly growth on the scalp.
2. What treatment options are available for dandruff?
Treatment options for dandruff are: (1) washing your head regularly with a suitable anti-dandruff shampoo which should be continued until the dandruff is reduced, and after that, washing should be done every alternate days and (2) if dandruff persists even after several weeks of daily wash with medicated shampoo then a doctor should be consulted.
3. Can ayurvedic treatment cure dandruff?
The ayurvedic remedies for dandruff are: (1) amla and tulsi leaves powder, (2) camphor in coconut oil, (3) coconut oil with lemon, (4) aloe Vera paste, (5) eggs and (6) Olive oil with almond oil.
4. What is dandruff?
Dandruff is the appearance of scales or flakes on the skin of scalp, eyebrows, beard and moustaches.
5. Which home remedies can I use for dandruff?
Home remedies that can be used for dandruff are: (1) use of tea tree oil mixed with a carrier oil, (2) coconut oil, (3) aloe-vera application on scalp, (4) meditation, yoga and deep breathing to reduce stress levels, (5) apple-cider to rinse hair, (6) adding tablets containing salicylic-acid to your shampoo, (7) Omega-3 fatty acid rich diet and (8) applying baking soda on wet scalp.