No season can be or should be dandruff season, but alas winters are the most dreaded season of the year when you are talking of dandruff. The snowflakes are loved and cherished but these small white flakes are hated. The winters are merciless and devoid out the skin of moisture and natural oil.
The skin and the scalp affect badly and develop a layer of dry skin on the head that further turns in to small flakes that cover the entire head and this is called dandruff.
Dandruff looks ugly causes diseases on the scalp and the skin that it touches. Dandruff needs to the fought with and here are few of your knights in shining armor that can help in the fight:
1. Tea tree oil
Tea tree oil is an amazing product, and the hair care products like shampoo, conditioner, serums etc that have tea tree in it are highly recommended for use. Tea tree oil helps to balance the moisture in your hair and thus prevent dandruff. Massage the tea tree oil in your hair and see the difference in just 2 weeks.
2. Hair Wash
As winters already dry your hair it is not wise to shampoo your hairs quite often in this season. Wash your hair with mild shampoo in lukewarm water for once a week and make sure that you rinse off the shampoo completely to get the best results.
3. Hot oil massage
It is crucial that your scalp is hydrated and healthy to avoid dandruff. Thus the scalp should be massaged gently and regularly with hot oil to get the best results. Do not forget to condition your hairs on the regular basis.
The scarves are your best friend for the season. They make you look stylish and add the oomph factor to your personality but also protect your hairs from the cold, chilly breeze that can further make you hairs dull and dry.
5. Hair color
The less you use chemicals in this months the more your hairs will be away from chemicals. Do not get your hairs colored in this month. it will be a sin. If you have any plans then postpone it.
During winters we do not drink ample water try to avoid this as it will dehydrate your skin and scalp. Enjoy the winters follow the above tips and drink some hot green tea.