Dandruff is a girl’s greatest enemy. It’s embarrassing, itchy, and it’s hard to find an instant fix. We know what an annoyance a dry scalp is, so we’re rounding up the best and most surprising ways to get rid of the flakes. The best part about it? You can find most of these products around your house.
Not only does olive oil improve your dandruff prob, but it also strengthens and makes your hair silky and smooth. Warm up some virgin olive oil in your microwave. Next, massage it onto your head, and be sure you get the problem area on the scalp. Leave in your hair for thirty minutes, and shampoo afterwards. Just don’t blame us when everyone stops to compliment you on your shiny locks.
Coconut Oil and Lemon
On dry hair, place 5 tablespoons of coconut oil and fresh lemon juice into your scalp. Let it set in for about an hour. Shampoo afterwards. Your hair will smell lemony fresh and clean, meaning the only thing flaky in your life is your ex BFF.
Yes, you read that right – Listerine! This is one of the oldest tricks in the book. Fill a spray bottle up half way with Listerine mouthwash. Fill the rest up with water. Spray on wet hair and leave on for 10 minutes. Next, wash normal and enjoy your minty fresh ‘do – dandruff free.
Add some baking soda to your shampoo to exfoilate your scalp and remove dead skin cells. Baking soda also eases the redness and itch and clears up any buildup – hell, yes.
Apple Cider Vinegar
Apple Cider vinegar pretty much solves all our beauty problems, including this one. It’s a fungicide and germicide, and quickly takes care of the problem – so you can go on that date tomorrow night feeling confident.