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Summer Special – Home Remedies for Oily Hair & Scalp

The scalp and hair type differ from person to person. This article is particularly for the Oily Hair. There are many home remedies which one can use to get rid of greasy scalp and oily hair. The hair and scalp becomes oily every second day. And it is must for you to wash the greasy scalp and hair as it becomes very oily and itchy. There is a possibility that one suffer from wet-dandruff as well.

The generation of oil in the scalp can be due to hormonal change, hereditary, consumption of oil rich food, stress and poorly adopted hair care. So to maintain the health of scalp and keep the hair healthy it is must to take the following points of information into consideration. You can always maintain the health of the hair by chemical-free and easily available natural products at home.

  • Aloe-Vera:
    Mix Aloe-Vera gel and one table spoon of Lemon juice in the cup of mild shampoo that is designed for oily hair. You can always store this mixture in a bottle in your refrigerator.
  • Alcohol Rinse:
    Be it any type of alcohol it always gives a drying effect to the hair. It gives your hair a shine and reduces the oily effect as well. Take half a cup of beer and mix it with two cups of water and rinse with water.
  • Tea Rinse:
    Once you have done with the shampooing, Rinse it off with diluted tea mixture. Tea contains tannic acid that works as an natural astringent and reduces the greasy feel from the hair and scalp. Take some tea leaves. Boil it till its Luke warm and once it’s cool down u can apply it to scalp and hair.
  • Mint Rinse:
    Take up handful of mint leaves. Add the handful of mint leaves in two cups of water. Boil it for 15 minutes. Now mix the mint liquid with the shampoo and rinse. Mint is also a natural astringent and reduces the oily feel from the scalp and hair.
  • Apple Cider Vinegar:
    Take 1/4th cup of apple cider vinegar. Take two cups of water. Mix the vinegar and water. Apply on hair and scalp. Rinse it off with water. This will remove the dandruff in the oily hair along with the grease.
  • Lemon:
    When you think that your scalp has become very dirty along with excess of oil and dandruff, lemon works the best for it. Rub half a slice of lemon on your scalp and leave it for 15-20 minutes and then take shower. Try this treatment occasionally.
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