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Time To Get Rid Of Dandruff With Baking Powder

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Do you wake up every morning to a ton of pesky looking flakes on the pillow. Don't you wish to get rid of this hair problem once in for all? Well, dandruff is a major problem as the side effects are plenty!

Therefore, getting rid of dandruff should be one of the best things you can do for yourself. According to experts, there are a lot of costly chemical based products in the market that help, but nothing can beat home remedies.


If you take a walk in your kitchen you will come across a lot of ingredients you can use to get rid of dandruff naturally. However, one of the best home remedies is baking powder.

Yes, baking powder does wonders in reducing the production of dandruff in your hair. It also helps in strengthening the hair roots and preserving your natural hair colour.

If you want to know how to use baking powder on your hair, take a look at these simple tips you need to follow:


Step 1

Before you get started with baking soda, you need to wash your hair well with room temperature water. Wash your hair with plain water keeping aside shampoo and conditioner.


Step 2

After washing your hair, make a paste from baking powder and water. Apply it to your hair and allow the paste to soak in your hair for 3 minutes. The high pH in baking soda acts on the dandruff and helps abate itchiness of the scalp too!


Step 3

It is time to rinse your hair well with luke warm water. Rinse the baking powder paste from your hair without using shampoo. This baking soda helps wash off the oil and grease on your hair and leaves your hair clean yet soft.


Step 4

If you want to get rid of dandruff faster, apply baking powder on your hair at least twice in the week. Regular use of baking powder will will also calm your scalp and it will produce less oil. When your scalp produces less oil, the dandruff production too will decrease drastically.


Step 5

Baking powder is one of the best remedies to use on your hair to get rid of dandruff. This ingredient also adds shine to your hair making it look healthy and bouncy.


Step 6

After you have used baking soda in your hair, make sure to dry your tresses in normal sunlight. Avoid hair dryers and other heating equipments as it will damage the roots of your hair, making it weak and dry, thus leading to hair fall.

Read more about: home remedies, hair care, dandruff
Story first published: Friday, September 4, 2015, 4:00 [IST]
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