Children, till their puberty, are very case sensitive. They get ill easily, they are tender and fall for all the germs and fungus fast, and curing them is a task as you cannot apply each and everything on them. Dandruff is one such problem that kids get affected too fast.
Dandruff issues among children are common, but it is not impossible to get rid of it. Studies say that children who suffer from eczema is sometimes more likely to develop the condition, but treating dandruff always doesn’t require a visit to the doctor. there are numerous home remedies that are safe to use on children and can resolve their dandruff problem and stop scalp from itching.
The anti- bacterial, anti- fungal and antiseptic properties of Neem are too many to write on this single piece of paper. Use this easy and mess-free remedy using Neem leaves to save your kids from itchy scalp, and reduce the growth of dandruff-causing fungus. Make a thick paste of Neem and apply that on the scalp for 20- 30 minutes. And then wash it off with normal water. Application of shampoo is suggested after that, but you can do that as per the child’s need.
Dandruff problem in child could visibly reduce from the very first usage with another Neem DIY. Soak two handfuls of Neem leaves in 4-5 cups of hot water overnight. The next day, strain the juice and rinse scalp and hair thoroughly with that.
Like Neem, Aloevera is another magic plant for curing all the issues of skin and hair. Aloevera gel is excellent way effectively treat dandruff. The gel is full with potent anti-fungal properties, and pectin, a natural source of fiber that kill the germ and fungus on the first use so that it does not cause flakes and dandruff on the scalp any further.
The best part of applying Aloevera gel on kids is that it is totally mess free, and do not cause any heavy feeling on the little heads. Message Aloevera gel directly on your kid’s scalp to help grow healthy and dandruff-free new cells. Wash off the gel after half and hour with ketomac shampoo.
Oil and Shampoo
Do not skip any of these two if you see your kid has got dandruff. Instead be more particular about applying these two important ingredients. Both oil and shampoo is good to keep the scalp and hair hydrated and clean. Make a habit of shampooing the kid in every two days followed by a nice warm coconut oil massage. One can always add a few drops of lemon juice into the warm coconut oil.
The citric acid present in the lemon jiouce and the anti- fungual properties of coconut oil works for a wonderfully pH balanced hair and scalp. Shampooing keeps the scalp clean and fresh, washing off all the oil, dirt and sweat on time.
Hope these home remedies would help you kid get rid of dandruff issues fast.