In today's world, about 68% of the population of developed countries suffer from dandruff. This is not only unpleasant, but also ugly.
What does it happen?
On the scalp, as well as on the whole body, there is a constant shedding of the stratum corneum of the epidermis. But the small, horny particles are not visible to the naked eye, and are removed when combing, causing no sensation.
- As a rule, dandruff appears either because of the accelerated cell renewal and enhanced rejection of old, dead skin cells of the scalp.
- Either the cause of its occurrence may be a fungus called
. At first he behaves quietly, but the weather, stress, eating disorders, or a change shampoo, fungal growth increases. There is resistance to the immune system and the growth of the fungus begins overproduction of dead skin cells. Which ultimately leads to the formation of dandruff.
- Can cause dandruff and incorrectly matched shampoo, as well as misuse of styling, coloring and perming. All this leads to negative changes in the water-lipid mantle of the scalp and stimulates the development of dandruff.
Varieties of dandruff
All are divided into dry dandruff when the scalp is dry and flaky, oily seborrhea and to increased production of sebum.
What is shown in advertisements on TV - dandruff showered clothes - it's just dry dandruff.
Oily dandruff, on the contrary, sticks together and remains on the head. Discover it can be, if you rub your head with your fingers. It will remain on the fingers of oily sheen.
How To Deal
- Prevention against dandruff is the right hair care.
- If dandruff has appeared, the experts advise to comb your hair less often, so as not to irritate the scalp.
- It is also necessary to normalize their mental state, learn less nervous, to adequately respond to the emergence of problems without falling into a panic, and resolve them peacefully. This can help yoga, meditation, autogenous training.
- As soon as possible to get rid of bad habits, such as alcohol and smoking.
- Change your daily diet, giving up spicy, fatty, salty, sugary foods, and various semi-finished products.
- Eat more grains, fruits, vegetables, lean meat, milk products.
- Dandruff is not friendly with vitamins in the body if a sufficient amount of vitamins B, A, E, C, on the dandruff disappears.
- To get rid of dandruff, you can contact the experts, they will advise special tools.
- The head should not be washed with hot water. For washing is better to take a little warm water to defend. Rinse the head of useful water podkislёnnoy lemon.
- Dry your hair naturally is best.
- Television advertising is probably not worth the trust ...
But you can use at home to get rid of dandruff
1. 2-3 times a week to rub into the scalp slightly warmed linseed oil for 40-50 minutes before washing hair.
2. Crush ¼ cup pine nuts grains to pulp and rub into the scalp 2 times a week. The course of 1 month.
3. Pour 2 tbsp. tablespoons chopped dry leaves mother and stepmother, 500 ml of boiled water, in a thermos for 2-3 hours, drain, rinse hair after washing. From this composition can make the scalp lotion.
4. 2 tablespoons cornflower blue flowers pour 2 cups boiling water, wrap up and insist 1 hour, drain. Every evening, rub the liquid into the scalp for 1 month. The hair is not rinsed after the procedure.
5. Take ½ cup of sea buckthorn berries, crush them, pour ½ cup of olive oil, warm up for half an hour in a water bath, to insist night in a dark place. Rub into the hair roots before each hook or half an hour, the top cover head with a towel.
6. For oily scalp over the counter alcohol tincture of calendula and castor oil. 2 tbsp. spoon infusion mixed with 1 teaspoon of castor oil and rub into the scalp for 1 hour before washing. If the scalp is dry, the tincture and oil are mixed in a ratio of 1: 1.