Quick ways to get rid of dandruff
On Earth, there is almost no such person who has never encountered the problem of dandruff. The so-called "snowball on the shoulders" is a rather unpleasant problem for both you and others.
Remember how unpleasant it is to communicate with a person who has white spots on his shoulders or, better still, these "snowflakes" periodically get enough sleep out of hair at the slightest touch to them. If such a problem befalls you, then do not brush it off, everything can be very serious. How to get rid of dandruff quickly and permanently - read in the article.
What is dandruff scientifically? It is considered normal if several horny scales exfoliate from the scalp, but you successfully wash them off with shampoo and do not even notice that detachment occurs. Once a month, the top layer of the scalp completely changes the whole composition of its cells. If dandruff became noticeable to the naked eye, then it is necessary to take action.
Reasons for the appearance of
- Wrong choice of shampoo or hair mask. It happens that the shampoo you choose does not suit your hair type, in which case the problem is solved simply - change the cosmetic.
- Seborrhea. But seborrhea is already a disease. Usually, it is caused by a violation of the sebaceous glands, i.e.sebaceous secretion may be produced significantly more or less, its chemical composition may be disrupted.
- Infection with fungus. Scientists came to the conclusion that such a fungus always lives on the upper layers of the epidermis of the hair, but under adverse conditions it begins to reproduce at an enormous rate and to affect the scalp. Such conditions can be: stress, malnutrition, lack of water or B vitamins in the body, chronic fatigue, taking hormonal drugs.
Most often, the problem of the second and third points are united, they say that they act in a mixed way. It also happens that the presence of white scales is not the only symptom of the disease. Itching, scaling and inflammation of the scalp may occur.
How to get rid of dandruff in this case, you will be best able to help a qualified specialist - a trichologist. After all, the initial symptoms can be followed by the following - hair loss, their sick and dull appearance.
Ways of fighting
Before we escape to the pharmacy for a remedy, we will understand what special rules for hair care exist.
- The head should be washed with soft water, check its temperature - it should not be too hot, the increased water temperature will activate the sebaceous glands.
- After washing your head, do not keep long hair wrapped in a towel. Thus, you create a very favorable environment for the fungus - warm, moist and cozy.
- For some reason, most people are convinced that it is harmful to wash your hair often. This is not true. Hair needs to be washed as needed, that is, as they are contaminated. Just the shampoos you use should be special - for frequent use.
- Try as little as possible to dry your hair with a hairdryer and use all kinds of styling with plaque and ironing. And if you use, then do not forget to apply thermal styling products to your hair.
- If you often use hair spray, foam or gels, you must remove these substances after each use. If there is no possibility to wash your head, then at least carefully comb.
If you listen to all these recommendations, then the question - "How to get rid of dandruff forever?" - will be already half solved. The next step is getting rid of the old comb, which you used in the period of exacerbation of the disease.
Now it is necessary to decide the question, what is the best tool to use. Perfumery stores are full of incredible amounts of shampoos and balms, which, in their opinion, will save you from dandruff for a week.
But, if you turn to people, they often complain that shampoo, if it helps, is addictive. If you stop using it, then the head returns to the previous state. Why is that? Just such shampoos clean the top layer of the scalp, but do not fight the cause of the disease - the fungus.
How to be treated at home?
Before you contact the purchase of funds, you can try to get rid of dandruff folk remedies. To do this, adhere to the above rules, do not forget to normalize the diet of your diet. For the period of treatment it is better to reduce the consumption of floury, sweet, very spicy, fatty and roast, exclude alcohol.
Your helpers will be fish and seafood, dates, nuts, vegetables and fruits, especially tomatoes, bananas, cabbage and carrots. Along with all this, it is necessary to have antifungal and antiseptic effects on the scalp. This will be done with the help of special recipes.
By the way, dandruff, too, can be of different types - it can be dry or oily. Depending on this, it is necessary to take some measures. If immediately after washing your head, scales are abundant and they easily fall off hair, then dandruff is dry.
This is due to the fact that there was a disruption of the cell metabolism, the sebaceous glands secrete a small amount of fat, the scalp becomes dry, the hair is split and dull. If immediately after washing, the hair starts to shine, and the scales become large and heavy, then you are struck by fatty dandruff.
Such dandruff is less noticeable than dry, but all the worse. Scales adhere to the scalp, thereby feeding harmful microorganisms, blocking the pores and sebaceous glands, the skin begins to become inflamed, redden, itching appears.
Often the cause of dry dandruff is a lack of fluid in the body, so if you restore the water balance, you can get rid of dandruff forever.
Recipe 1. Preheat 60 g of castor or burdock oil to a temperature pleasant to the body, add a couple of drops of eucalyptus. The prepared mixture is rubbed into the roots of the hair and covered with cellophane for 40 minutes. Such procedures should be done 1-2 times a week for 2-3 months.
For this case, too, has its own recipe.
Recipe 2 .You will need 2 yolks, which you mix with the juice of half a lemon, add a couple drops of tea tree oil and a couple drops of eucalyptus. The mask is held for 30-40 minutes, after which it is washed off with cool water, the procedure is carried out once a week.
It often happens that it is difficult to determine the type of dandruff, so there are many common recipes for all types of dandruff - nettle broth, aloe juice, table salt and many others.
If folk remedies are treated for you for too long and difficult, then you can buy special medical shampoos in pharmacies.