12 Types Of Hair Masks To Get Rid Of Dandruff

Dandruff is the most embarrassing problem faced by both men and women. Dandruff also irritates the scalp and can further lead to baldness. Causes of dandruff can be washing your hair improperly, oily skin, using sensitive hair products, etc. Using chemical products for curing dandruff might not be a wise choice because what you put on your skin is as important as what you put inside your body. Natural remedies are always the best choice because they are toxic-free. Here are some excellent masks that will quickly help you get rid of your humiliating dandruff issues.

Lemon Hair Mask

Lemon Hair Mask
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Lemon delivers citric acid, vitamin C, and iron into our body, all of which are extremely important to our hair. It also stabilizes the ph balance of our scalp that helps to keep dandruff away.

To make this mask,

  1. Squeeze 2 tablespoons of lemon juice into a bowl and add 2 tablespoons of yogurt to it.
  2. Drizzle some honey and give it a nice mix.
  3. Leave the mask on your hair for around 1 hour and then wash it off with warm water.
  4. This mask will literally throw dandruff out of your scalp.

Hibiscus Hair Mask

Hibiscus Hair Mask
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Hibiscus is the magic flower for our hair; it works wonders on our hair. It heals dandruff and itchy scalp, blocks baldness, and makes your hair lusty. Making this mask is quite simple.

To make this mask,

  1. Get 5-6 fresh hibiscus flowers and bring them to boil.
  2. Use the blender to blend them into a paste. Make sure to use the same water you boiled the flowers into while blending it into a paste.
  3. Add 3 tablespoons of warm coconut oil into the paste.
  4. Massage the paste on your hair for a few minutes and let it rest for an hour.
  5. Rinse off with warm water and you are all set to show-off your stylish hair.

Apple Cider Vinegar Hair Mask

Apple Cider Vinegar Hair Mask
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Apple cider vinegar has antifungal, acidic, and disinfectant features. It has been proved to be very helpful for our body. It has the power to balance the ph level of the scalp, which helps us to cure dandruff. It also detaches the dead skin cells from our scalp. The mask will cleanse your hair efficiently and remove the product build-up on your hair.

To make this mask,

  1. Combine ¼ cup of water with ¼ cup of apple cider vinegar.
  2. Apply the mixture on your hair and relax for 30 minutes.
  3. Wash it off with mild shampoo and you are all ready!

Yogurt And Fenugreek Hair Mask

Yogurt And Fenugreek Hair Mask
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Yogurt contains good bacteria that are known for digesting our food brilliantly. Believe it or not, the same good bacteria can also make your dandruff disappear. Whereas, fenugreek seeds are rich in protein and nicotinic acid that helps to fight dandruff, dryness, hair thinning, and whatnot.

To make this mask,

  1. Soak 2 tablespoons of methi, 6-7 curry leaves overnight in water.
  2. Take ½ cup of yogurt and the soaked ingredients in a blender and blend it well.
  3. Leave it on your hair for 2 hours and rinse it off with warm water. This power-packed mask will remove your dandruff and fill your hair with goodness.

Mayonnaise Hair Mask

Mayonnaise Hair Mask
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Mayonnaise comprises of vitamin A, E, D, folate, biotin, and fatty acids. All of these are splendid for your hair, they nitrify our hair, moisturize them, and restores new cell growth. Mayo contains both egg yolks and vinegar both of which are excellent cleansing agents. The mask will not only make your hair dandruff free but also make your hair shine.

To make this mask,

  1. Take ½ cup of sour curd, 2 tablespoons of mayonnaise, and 2 tablespoons of aloe vera.
  2. Blend them into a smooth paste and make sure there are no lumps left. 
  3. Spread it out on your hair for 1 hour and wash it off with lukewarm water.

Neem Hair Mask

Neem Hair Mask
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Neem is a key ingredient for many beauty products, both for hair as well as skin. It has elements that kill bacteria, viruses, fungus, and purifies our blood. Neem can beautifully help us to get rid of dandruff, itchiness, and attain strong shiny hair.

To make this mask,

  1. Take 20-25 neem leaves and grind it with coconut oil to form a thick paste.
  2. Let it do a miracle on your scalp for 20-25 minutes and later rinse it off with water and your everyday shampoo. The neem will throw off dandruff and the coconut oil will moist your scalp, making your hair smooth.

Tea Tree Oil And Olive Oil Hair Mask

Tea Tree Oil And Olive Oil Hair Mask
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Tea tree oil has antifungal, antibacterial, and antiviral powers. It works effectively in removing dandruff and lice from the hair. On the other hand, olive oil moisturizes your hair and promotes a healthy scalp. It also makes our hair mushy, thick, and shiny.

To make this mask,

  1. Grab 1 tablespoon of yogurt, 1 tablespoon of olive oil and 4-5 drops of tea tree oil, combine all these elements into a bowl. 
  2. Apply it on your scalp and hair properly and let it sit for 50-60 minutes. This hair mask works wonders on all hair types, use it once a week for best results.

Baking Soda Hair Mask

Mayonnaise Hair Mask
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Research has found that baking soda works effectively for our hair and our scalp. It is great in removing dandruff and various other unwanted substances from our hair. But such high ph substances must be used carefully.

To make this mask,

  1. Take 1 egg yolk, 4 tablespoons of olive oil, and 1 teaspoon of baking soda in a vessel.
  2. Mix them well until they attain medium consistency, now rub the mask on your scalp and hair and let it sit for 20 minutes.
  3. Use tepid water to rinse it off and later shampoo as usual.

Oatmeal Hair Mask

Oatmeal Hair Mask
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Oatmeal helps to mitigate scalp filled with dandruff and itchiness. And also it moisturizes our scalp so there is no reason you shouldn’t use this mask. So lets quickly see how its made.

To make this mask,

  1. Grab a bowl, add ½ cup of oatmeal, 3 tablespoons of warm milk and 1 tablespoon of warm almond oil. 
  2. Mix the paste well and massage it on your scalp. Make sure to scrub the mask well on your scalp to remove dandruff and the dirt.
  3. After a few minutes of scrubbing let it sit for an hour and wash it off with warm water.

Egg White Mask

Egg White Mask
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Egg white is very beneficial for our hair. Egg whites battle dandruff, reduce hair loss and repair the damaged areas. Egg whites are also known to be a fantastic cleansing agent; it removes excess oil and dirt from the hair.

To make this mask,

  1. Take 1 egg and separate the egg white and egg yolk. We will need only the egg white for this mask.
  2. Take the egg white and add 2 tablespoons of olive oil, whisk the mixture well.
  3. Apply it on your scalp for 30 minutes then rinse it off with warm water. The mask will not only remove your dandruff but also nutrify your scalp.

Garlic And Honey Hair Mask

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Garlic has antibacterial powers that help to battle germs, bacteria, and DANDRUFF! It can also encourage hair growth and stimulates healthy hair.

To make this mask,

  1. Take 6-8 garlic cloves. Crush the garlic cloves and leave it aside for 10 minutes.
  2. Add 7 tablespoons of honey into the crushed garlic.
  3. Spread the mask over your scalp and let it sit for 5-10 minutes. Make sure not to exceed the time since it can harm your hair.
  4. Rinse off the mask with any mild shampoo, use the mask once a week for excellent results.

Aloe Vera Hair Mask

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Aloe vera is best when it comes to skin and hair. Aloe vera can prevent dandruff, makes our hair smooth, naturally conditions our hair, and much more.

To make this mask,

  1. Take 2 tablespoons of aloe vera and 2-3 drops of eucalyptus oil in a blender or mixer and give it a nice mix.
  2. Apply the paste on your hair from roots to your tips to your roots and relax for 40-50 minutes.
  3. Once done wash your hair with cold or lukewarm water and you are all ready to flaunt your silky, smooth, and dandruff-free hair.

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