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3 Ways to Fix Your Dandruff Problem For Good

Should you try the drugstore method or the natural method?

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Check out 3 options for getting rid of your dandruff

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If you suffer from dandruff and you want extra-strength protection, I recommend a few options. One is what I call my 2-punch drugstore method, while the other is an all-natural method.

Option No. 1: Neutrogena T-Gel and Head & Shoulders

There are several dandruff shampoos on the market, but they don't always work alone. One great way to fix your dandruff problem is to alternating between Neutrogena T-Gel and Head & Shoulders.

I explain exactly how to do this 2-punch system in my article, How to Control Dandruff.

Option No. 2: The Flaxseed Oil Method

Homemade dandruff remedies are much better for your hair and scalp than the chemicals that are found in dandruff shampoos. This is a two-punch system. First, you use flaxseed oil, then you follow with apple cider vinegar which is great at fighting yeast and bacteria.

Get the recipe here: How to Treat Dandruff Naturally.

Option No. 3: The Apple Cider Vinegar Plus Coconut Oil Method

This particular recipe calls for apple cider vinegar which is reportedly very good for the scalp.

1. Brush hair thoroughly before shampooing. A vigorous brushing will loosen dandruff and promote a healthy scalp. The distribution of your scalp's natural oils is also good for hair.

2. Mix in one part apple cider vinegar with one part water (my best guess is one cup of each). Once you've shampooed, apply the mixture to scalp, massaging in. Do not rinse. Towel dry hair and let the mixture dry onto scalp. Rinse 8-10 hours later. You can also place undiluted apple cider vinegar onto scalp. Let it dry and rinse 2 hours later.

3. Massage coconut oil into scalp, shampoo, then rinse. Keep this up until the dandruff clears up. My instinct says this will cause really greasy hair, but some people swear by coconut oil. I suggest avoiding this if you have oily hair and trying something else. It might be great for people with dry hair.

I haven't tried any of the above remedies so I can't personally vouch for any of them, but I had to share them with you in case you want to try them and weigh in below.

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