Dandruff can be tackled with the use of the following home - remedies and these applications involve less costs in comparasion to the products available in the market. The following tips may be tried.
1) You may apply Olive - oil on the scalp and a gentle massage of the same is required to be done for at least ten minutes so that the oil penetrates to the pores beneath the hairs and on the following morning, the hair is to be washed with a gentle shampoo.
2) lemon has the capability of enhancing the ph value thereby destroying the infection of dandruff. The best way would be to take one table spoon of lemon - juice followed by two table spoon of coconut - oil and both the products are to be mixed uniformly and the same is to be applied on the scalp and after twenty - minutes, the hairs are to be rinsed with slight warm water. A regular application of this concoction for a couple of days would provide you a positive result.
3) Neem - leaves do provide excellent results in the elimination of dandruff if the same is used regularly for at least ten days. Take six to eight Neem leaves and by boiling the same in 100 ml of water till its volume recedes to half, the same can be applied on the pores of the hairs by cooling the same. The antibacterial and antifungal properties of the Neem - leaves would clear the dandruffs in a very short period of time.
4) A regular application of curd of around 50'ml followed by approx 10 GM of gram - flour are to be mixed thoroughly and this should be applied on the scalp and after twenty minutes, you can rinse your hairs. This will yield you a very positive result.
A little change in the diet regimen by including citrus fruits like Lemon. Papaya, Aloevera etc would help you in the removal of dandruff quickly. You are advised to use your own combs and towels in order to arrest the infection.