The very common problem now-a-days each one of suffers is that scalp issues like itchy scalp, dry scalp, scaly skin and the main problem Dandruff. Dandruff is the main reason for hair fall and it creates other hair problem. Dandruff occurs due to pollution and is a common enough condition, but sometimes it can be stubborn to resolve and won’t go easily. But most of us spend lots of money on some many hair treatments for this problem but at the end problem remains same. Why to spend money when we can treat dandruff using some of the best essential oils?
The dry, itchy scalp that leaves white flakes on hairs and shoulders can be treated in many ways, but the easy and best way is using essential oils. These essential oils not only help to get rid of dandruff they also stimulate the hair growth and help to get wonderful hairs. These essential oils nourish the scalp and help to get rid of all other kinds of skin inflammation.
Essential oils are is a great complementary therapy for treating dandruff. These oils are commonly used in aroma-therapy, it is also widely applied to alleviate and assists in a wide range of medical field. I have listed a wide range of essential oils to treat dandruff and other scalp problems effectively. Pick the right oils and use it to treat dandruff and other kind of scalp skin problems.
Below is the list of best essential oils to treat dandruff:-
1. Rosemary oil
Rosemary oil is a great benefited essential oil to treat dandruff, it has the properties like anti fungal and antibacterial, that combat dandruff and improve your scalp. “Natural Home Remedies” recommends that this oil should be mixed the essential oil in the ratio of 1 ml of essential oil to 10 ml of carrier oil.
Best way to use this oil is to wash your hairs first, let it dry, and then uses your fingers to massage this mixture into your scalp and hairs. Wrap your hair up in a hot, wet soft towel, let it sit until cool, and then repeat again if desired. Then Shampoo your scalp and hairs.
2. Lavender oil
Best suits to flaky scalp, this oil works great on your scalp. Lavender oil is one of the best essential oil to treat dandruff. Mix 2tbsp of olive oil or almond oil or coconut oil then add 20-22 drops of lavender oil then mix properly. Warm this mixture of oil then apply on scalp and hairs and start massaging gently. Cover your hairs using shower cap and leave for 30 min then wash it using mild shampoo.
Peppermint oil is also known as best cooling oil, as it contains antiseptic effects on scalp and body. This oil works great on dry itchy scalp and removes dandruff. This oil also stimulates hair growth. This oil can be used by mixing with other essential oils or with career oil then apply on scalp. Peppermint oil also helps to reduce redness, irritation and itchiness.
This oil is one of the mild soothing oil and wonderful best essential oil to get rid of dandruff. This oil is popular in many herbal preparations and general tea consumption. This oil has antiseptic effects and helps to calm rashes, dry, itchy and irritated skin. Chamomile oil helps to soothe the scalp very well and reduces skin inflammation. Mix baby oil, chamomile oil or you can mix any other your favorite oil with these oils. And massage your scalp using this mixture of oils to treat dandruff and to get beautiful hairs.
Another best essential oil to treat dandruff is eucalyptus oil. This oil naturally contains anti fungal and antibacterial agent, which helps to get rid of all kinds of scalp problems. The best way to use this oil is to just need to mix about 10-15 drops of oil with shampoo and use this mixture to rinse your scalp and hairs. This oil is used in many hair care treatments and it also stimulates hair growth.
6. Tea Tree oil
This oil is used in preparing many anti-dandruff hair shampoos and conditioners, as this is a very effective essential oil to treat dandruff. Tea tree oil has great properties like antibacterial, anti fungal and antiseptic which help to treat dandruff in an effective way. This oil should be mixed with other essential oils and use it because it is very strong in nature and difficult to use it directly on scalp and hairs.
7. Lemon oil
As I have discussed in my many previous posts as lemon is very good ingredient to treat dandruff. Lemon essential oil is great oil to reduce dandruff and scalp flakes, removes sebum and acts as a very effective natural antibacterial treatment. This essential oil works faster on dandruff than any other essential oil.