Dandruff is something that we don’t want to have on our scalp. They are itchy and quite embarrassing. There are numerous anti-dandruff shampoos available in the market and a lot of them actually help relieve dandruff problems including the itchiness that can make you scratch like crazy until you draw blood. The problem is most of these anti-dandruff shampoos can contain ingredients that are toxic to the body and our environment.
But don’t scratch your scalp as there is yet another solution for dandruff. You can actually whip up an effective anti-dandruff shampoo straight from your kitchen. You may even have all the ingredients you need already in your kitchen cupboard. Going natural is gaining more popularity in the beauty industry ever since it has been revealed that we have been lathering on and using many beauty and personal care products containing toxic chemicals suspected to be carcinogenic or even chemicals that have been linked to different kinds of cancer. Loving your body means ensuring that it stays in good health and your grooming should not mess with that.
Do-It-Yourself Anti-Dandruff Shampoo
This shampoo is not only great for people with dandruff. You can use this on your hair even if you don’t have dandruff. You will love its natural cleansing prowess and earthy smell. To make this fantastic anti-dandruff shampoo, you will need the following ingredients.
You probably already have these ingredients in your kitchen.
- Rosemary – You will need the dried ones. A teaspoon is enough.
- Thyme – Just a teaspoon will do.
- Honey – You need just 1 tablespoon of honey.
- Cider Vinegar – ¼ pint or 2/3 cup.
- Water – You will need about 2/3 cup or a quarter pint of boiling water.
These are all the ingredients you need for this amazing anti-dandruff shampoo. Let us now get working on making this wonderful concoction.
Let’s Get Working
After gathering all your ingredients, it is time to start tinkering in the kitchen. Grab a small bowl that would fit all of your herbs and then pour in the water you just boiled. The next step is to add the honey. Remember to mix it in well until the honey is melted. Place a cover on the bowl and let it steep for around 20 or 25 minutes. Grab your bottle or jar for storage and with a cloth or a kitchen strainer, strain the mixture in. Pour in your cider vinegar into the mixture and give the bottle a good shake. Keep the bottle in a cool and dry place.
Using the Natural Anti-Dandruff Shampoo
It is very simple to use this shampoo. Just like using any other shampoo, wet your hair and massage in some of this organic shampoo and then rinse. That simple!
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