My Nanny used to apply a paste made from 100gms. Fresh Neem(Margosa)Leaves with a few drops of Lemon Juice added to it on my Hair Roots.It would be washed with Aritha or Soap Nut solution 10-15 minutes later .It would be repeated every 10-15 days.This stops Dandruff and keeps the Scalp healthy
Margosa (Neem) Trees and Leaves are widely available all over India all year round and are anti bacterial as well as a natural antiseptic.These are widely used in Home Remedies and Ayurveda in their medicinal capacity for treating a wide spectrum of various medical Problems.
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Try cucumbers, asparagus, watermelon and dandelion greens to help banish bloat.
Cucumbers-help flush the digestive system Asparagus-aids in digestion & helps detoxify the liver Watermelon-is a natural diuretic & contains potassium Dandelion greens-help flush fibre & cleanse the digestive system
If you have bad dandruff most shampoos can't help you can find another use for the apple cider vinegar in your pantry. Just rinse hair with 1/2 a cup of it, rinse, and then shampoo. The first time it may work best to do it three times in a row. After that once or twice a week should work. Apple cider vinegar also works to get rid of product build up so you can use it even if you don't have dandruff.
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