Dandruff is scaly white or greyish flakes of dead skin cells of the scalp which is usually accompanied by itching. Dandruff is a mild form of seborrheic dermatitis. Dandruff is a serious problem now days and is commonly found amongst the people of every age group. It is an ordinary issue faced by almost everyone. It does not have any particular cause or harmful effects on the body. It mainly causes irritation and discomfort.
Causes of dandruff are Seborrheic Dermatitis, Contact Dermatitis, Dry skin and dry scalp, Infrequent shampoo habits, Weak immune system, Oily skin, History of eczema, psoriasis or acne, Oiling the scalp, It is also the result of some sensitive reactions which causes rapid growth of Pityrosporum Ovale yeast.
Common signs are White flakes on hair, Constant Itching of scalp, Oily hair with hair loss, Redness of scalp. Dandruff leaves the scalp too dry or too oily.
The inflammatory conditions of dandruff can be controlled with medicines, oils, home remedies and with the help of effective homeopathic medicines for dandruff. Homoeopathic treatment is easy and safe for everyone and it even does not cause any side-effect and allergies to other body parts. Here are some popular homeopathic remedies for controlling this disease: