Itchy scalp and dandruff is really common and is often witnessed during summers and/or humid climate. Itchy scalp can also be as a result of excessive dandruff caused by fungus or simply dry scalp due to dry weather conditions like winters. there are a lot of commercial treatments that can help but the effect is temporary and the treatments can be costly. Garlic is an age-old Ayurveda remedy for itchy scalp and below is how you could use this wonder ingredient to relieve scalp itchiness:
Garlic juice- Garlic has anti-microbial, anti-inflammatory and scalp calming properties that helps treat scalp inflammation and itchiness. It is also a great anti-dandruff ingredient.
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Apple cider vinegar- Apple cider vinegar helps balance scalp pH, has anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties.
Lemon juice- Lemon juice too helps balance scalp pH, has anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties.
Things you need-
- 2 tablespoons garlic juice
- 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
- juice f 1 lemon
- 2 tablespoons water
In a bowl, add garlic juice and apple cider vinegar. Add in juice of 1 lemon and water to dilute the solution.
Stir and your garlic scalp treatment is ready!
Take a cotton ball and soak it in the solution. Apply the solution on your scalp and keep it for 1 hour before hair washing.