Dry scalp is a problem that could originate because of many factors. It could be because of some styling product that was used on your hair, or because of too much exposure to heat and pollution. It could even be because of sitting constantly in front of the air conditioner, or because of faulty diets and lifestyle habits. Nevertheless, whatever maybe the cause, it is important to ensure that the problem of dry scalp is solved as soon as possible. If a person ignores or neglects this problem, then there are chances of other problems originating, such as dandruff, flakiness, itchiness etc. To avoid all these problems and to avoid the subsequent public embarrassment, it is best to follow some simple tips and tricks that can help you to get rid of this problem.
One of the most basic things for people with dry scalp to do is to get into the habit of regular oiling and massaging of the hair. You may not realise it, but oiling and massaging are very important for your hair and scalp. Not only does it help to balance the natural oil and moisture levels of the hair and scalp, but it also prevents the hair from problems such as hair fall, dandruff, dryness of the hair, early greying, losing bounce and shine etc. With regular oiling, the blood circulation and the growth pattern of the hair in your scalp improves a lot, and gives you healthier looking hair. Hylix is a herbal hair lotion made of natural herbs that are well known for their positive results in making your hairs and scalp healthy.
Next, try applying Henna packs on your hair. Henna is completely herbal and natural, and applying the pack once a month for just 1 hour before head wash gives you great looking hair. It helps to nourish the hair, and the hair growth pattern improves. The dryness is reduced, and you also get reduce grey hair. Many people include ingredients such as lemon juice, honey, curd and egg in their Henna packs for added benefits.
Alternately, you could prepare a mixture of 1 cup of Olive oil with 10 aspirins in it. This mixture can be applied on your scalp, and you should leave it for 5 minutes after massaging for around 2-3 minutes. Put on a plastic wrap, and a warm towel over the wrap after the massaging is done. Shampoo after that. Another mixture that you could try with the same approach is that of boiling 12 tablespoons of oatmeal in about 6 cups of water, and then letting the liquid stand still for 1 hour. Strain after that, and retain the oatmeal water. Add rosemary oil to it and apply it on the scalp with 2-3 minutes massaging, followed by keeping it for 5 minutes with a plastic, and then towel wrap on it.
You must ensure that you do not style your hair too much with complicated machines and styling products that can harm the hair growth and lead to a dry scalp. Also maintain a good diet which is rich in fresh fruits and vegetables, so that your internal body system remains clean and well functioning, and you have a good hair growth.