A few white flakes of dead hair cells in the hair is normal, only when it becomes excessive is it a problem. Dandruff may be related to an upset in the pH balance of the scalp, or associated with oily hair and acne in adolescents. It is related to hormone imbalance, fatty diet, stress and toxins in the system.
Brush the hair vigorously each to condition the scalp and only use shampoos with a castile soap or herbal base, as detergents in commercial shampoos can further irritate the scalp and upset the pH balance. Never use hair spray.
All-s, Alum, Amm-m, Ars, Bad, Bry, Calc-c, Calc-s, Canth, Carb-s, Dulc, Graph, Kal-c, Kali-chl, Kali-p, Mail-s, Lac-c, Lyco, Mag-c, Med, Mez, Nat-m, Olnd, Phosp, Psor, Sanic, Sep, Stann, Staph, Sulph, Thuja.
Ars, Kali-chl, Kali-m, Mez, Nat-m, Phosp, Thuja.
Use shampoos and hair rinses with any of these tinctures or herbs which will help to heal and soothe any irritation of the scalp.
Rosmarinus Off Zingiber Off
Arnica Mont Jaborandi
Add cider vinegar to the final rinse to restore the pH of the hair and scalp. Use castor oil, olive oil or linseed oil on the hair once a week for a few hours before washing.