15 Best Hair Masks For Dandruff-Free Scalp And Healthy Hair

15 Best Hair Masks For Dandruff-Free Scalp And Healthy Hair

Are you tired of dealing with an itchy, flaky scalp? Dealing with dandruff can be a frustrating and embarrassing experience. Itchy scalp, flakes on your shoulders, and constant discomfort can make anyone feel self-conscious. 

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Fortunately, there are plenty of natural remedies that can help combat dandruff and promote a healthy scalp and beautiful hair. 

In this article, we will introduce you to the 15 best hair masks that can help you achieve a dandruff-free scalp and luscious locks. These easy-to-make masks use ingredients readily available in your kitchen and have been specially formulated to combat dandruff and promote overall hair health. 

So say goodbye to those pesky flakes and hello to beautiful, healthy hair!


15 Effective Home Remedies For Dandruff:-

1. Baking Soda and Lemon Juice Hair Mask

You Will Need:

  • 1 tablespoon baking soda
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice

Process:

  • Add the baking soda to lemon juice in a bowl and form a thick paste.
  • Apply the paste to your scalp and hair working it in from root to tip
  • Gently massage it on your scalp for a few minutes.
  • Leave the paste on your hair for 10-15 minutes.
  • Wash your scalp with normal water thoroughly.

How Often?

Once in a week

2. Hibiscus and Fenugreek Hair Pack

You Will Need:

  • 2 tablespoons dried hibiscus leaves
  • 1 tablespoon fenugreek seeds
  • 1 cup yogurt or coconut milk

Process:

  • Soak the hibiscus leaves and fenugreek seeds in water overnight.
  • Blend the hibiscus leaves, fenugreek seeds, and yogurt until you get a smooth paste in the morning.
  • Now apply this paste on your hair and scalp apply the hair pack starting at the roots and working your way down to the ends.
  • Apply the hair pack and relax for 30 minutes to an hour while it nourishes your hair.
  • Wash the hair pack out of your hair with lukewarm water.

How Often?

Two to three times a week

3. Lemon and Curd Hair Mask 

You Will Need:

  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons honey

Process:

  • Mix the lemon juice and honey in a bowl.
  • Apply the hair pack to your scalp and hair, starting at the roots and working your way down to the ends.
  • Allow the hair pack to work its magic for 20-30 minutes.
  • Rinse off the hair pack with a sulfate-free shampoo.

How Often?

1-2 times per week

4. Egg and Yogurt Hair Mask 

You Will Need:

  • Egg - 2 egg yolks(dry hair), 2 egg whites (oily hair), or 1 whole egg (normal hair)
  • 1 cup yogurt¬†
  • 1 spoon fresh lemon juice

Process:

  • Whisk the egg and yogurt together in a bowl.
  • Apply the hair mask to your scalp and hair, starting at the roots and working your way down to the ends.
  • Leave the hair mask on for 30 minutes to an hour.
  • Wash the hair mask out of your hair with mild shampoo.

How Often?

Once a week 

5. Avocado and Honey Hair Mask

You Will Need:

  • 1 ripe avocado
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil (optional)

Process:

  • Mash the ripe avocado in a bowl until it is smooth.
  • Add the honey and olive oil (if using) and mix them well.
  • Apply the hair pack to your scalp and hair gently and leave it on for 30 to 60 minutes.
  • Wash the hair mask out of your hair with gentle shampoo after a specified time.

How Often?

Once in a week

6. Neem and coconut oil

You Will Need:

  • 2 tablespoons neem oil
  • 2 tablespoons coconut oil

Process:

  • Mix the neem oil and coconut oil in a bowl.
  • Apply this hair mask to your hair gently.¬†
  • Keep the hair pack on for 30 minutes to 1 hour.
  • Wash your hair after applying it.

How Often?

Once or twice a week

 7. Baking soda, olive oil, and eggs

You Will Need:

  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 egg yolk

Process:

  • Combine the baking soda, olive oil, and egg yolk in a bowl.
  • Mix well until you have a smooth paste.
  • Apply the hair mask to your scalp and hair, starting at the roots and working your way down to the ends.
  • Leave this hair mask on your hair for 15-20 minutes.
  • After keeping it on your hair wash it with normal water and an ayurvedic shampoo.

How Often?

Once a week

8. Tea Tree Oil, Olive Oil, and Yogurt Hair Mask 

You Will Need:

  • 2 tablespoons plain yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 4-5 drops of tea tree oil

Process:

  • Mix the yogurt, olive oil, and tea tree oil in a bowl until well combined.
  • Apply the hair mask to your scalp and hair, starting at the roots and working your way down to the ends.
  • Massage the hair mask into your scalp for a few minutes to help stimulate blood flow.
  • Keep it on your hair for 15-20 minutes.
  • Rinse the hair mask out of your hair with shampoo and conditioner.

How Often?

Once in a week

9. Aloe Vera and Ginger Hair Pack

You Will Need:

  • 2 tablespoons aloe vera gel
  • 1 tablespoon ginger juice

Process:

  • Mix the aloe vera gel, ginger juice, and coconut oil (if using) together in a bowl.
  • Apply the hair mask to your scalp and hair, starting at the roots and working your way down to the ends.
  • After applying the hair mask, let it sit for 30 to 60 minutes.
  • Afterward, shampoo and condition your hair to remove the hair mask.

How Often?

Once a week 

10. Olive Oil and Eggs Mask Hair Mask

You Will Need:

  • 1 egg
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil

Process:

  • Whisk the eggs until well-mixed.
  • ¬†Add the olive oil and whisk until the mixture is smooth and creamy.
  • ¬†Apply a hair mask to your hair from root to tip.
  • ¬†Cover your hair with a shower cap or plastic wrap.
  • ¬†Leave the hair mask on for 30 minutes to an hour.
  • ¬†Rinse off the hair mask with shampoo and conditioner.

How Often?

Once a week

11. Apple Cider Vinegar and Banana Hair Mask 

You Will Need:

  • 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • 1 ripe banana

Process:

  • Mash the banana in a bowl until it is smooth.
  • Add the apple cider vinegar, honey, and olive oil (if using) and mix well.
  • Apply the hair mask to your scalp and hair, starting at the roots and working your way down to the ends.
  • Allow the hair mask to sit on your hair for 15-20 minutes, enabling the nutrients to get inside hair strands.
  • Wash your hair thoroughly with shampoo and conditioner to remove the hair mask completely.

How Often?

Once or twice a week

12. Onion Hair Mask

You Will Need:

  • One large onion

Process:

  • Cut 1 or 2 large onions into small pieces and grind them smooth.
  • Apply the paste to your hair from root to tip.
  • Wait an hour for the mask to set.
  • After that, wash your hair and scalp with an Ayurvedic shampoo.

How Often?

Once  a week

13. Amla, Curry Leaves, and Basil Hair Pack 

You Will Need:

  • 4-5 Fresh amla¬†
  • 10-15 Basil or tulsi leaves
  • 10-15 Curry leaves

Process:

  • Grind the amla, curry leaves, and basil into a fine paste.
  • Apply the paste to your scalp and hair.
  • Leave the paste on for 15-20 minutes.
  • Rinse the paste out of your hair with shampoo and conditioner.

How Often?

Once a week

14. Banana, Honey, Lemon, And Olive Oil

You Will Need:

  • 2 ripe bananas
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice

Process:

  • Mash the banana in a bowl until it is smooth.
  • Add the honey, olive oil, and lemon juice and mix well.
  • Begin by applying the hair mask generously to your scalp and hair, ensuring it reaches from the roots to the tips.
  • ¬†Allow the hair mask to penetrate deeply for 30 to 60 minutes, giving it ample time to work its magic.¬†
  • Thoroughly rinse out the hair mask using shampoo and conditioner.

How Often?

Once a week

15. Neem and Henna Hair Mask

You Will Need:

  • 10 neem leaves
  • 2 tablespoons henna powder

Process:

  • Wash the neem leaves properly and grind them into a smooth paste
  • Add two spoons of henna powder to a small cup of warm water for 1 hour.
  • Then mix the neem paste with henna paste and form a smooth paste
  • Apply the hair pack to your scalp and hair while giving a gentle massage.
  • Leave the hair pack on your hair for one hour.
  • Wash the hair pack thoroughly with lukewarm water and with an ayurvedic shampoo.

How Often?

2 to 3 times in a month


Final Words

Dandruff is a common problem that can be embarrassing and it can be caused due to oily scalps. You can try these 15 natural homemade remedies to get rid of dandruff and get healthy hair. 

There are many great options to choose from, so you're sure to find the perfect one for you. With the right care, you can say goodbye to dandruff and hello to a nourished, flake-free scalp.

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