Dandruff is the appearance of dead skin cells that are clamped together because of the oils on the scalp. They may be accompanied by irresistible itching and may cause acne and hair fall too. The best anti dandruff shampoo may contain Ketoconazole which helps to effectively get rid of dandruff.
Most importantly, Never use medicated anti dandruff shampoo more than thrice a week.
Using an anti dandruff shampoo may cause dry scalp which in turn results in itchy scalp. So make sure to moisturise your scalp.
You have to leave the shampoo on for about three minutes for it to work.
Finally, Use once in 3 days for 4 weeks followed by once weekly as maintenance therapy
What Are The Causes Of Dandruff?
- Excess sebum production on the scalp
- Dry skin caused by environmental changes
- Skin conditions like eczema or psoriasis
- Allergy to hair dye and hair products
- Shampooing too often or not often enough
- Yeast and fungal infections
Home Remedies To Treat And Prevent Dandruff
Try applying pure Aloe Vera gel. Aloe juice has skin healing properties that help promote a healthy scalp.
Use apple cider vinegar as a conditioner. It helps prevent fungal infections and keeps the scalp healthy. You may also mix it with your shampoo or use as a leave on spray.
Mix tea tree oil with a carrier oil like coconut oil and apply to the scalp.
Apply warm coconut oil. It helps get rid of dandruff caused by dry skin disorders by hydrating and nourishing the scalp. You many also mix it with lemon juice before applying.
Manage stress effectively because stress makes your immunity levels weak.
Apply baking soda to wet scalp in stead of shampoo. They help prevent infections.
Generic Nizoral Anti-Dandruff Solution
Nizoral Anti-Dandruff Solution has Ketoconazole 1% in it, because it helps in getting rid of the dandruff and thereby reduces itchiness and hair fall.
Along with getting rid of the dandruff, it certainly helps in making the hair strong, healthy and shiny. Also, It moisturises the scalp as well.
Note: Safe to use on artificially coloured or permed hair as well.
- Prepared using Ketoconazole 1%
- Effectively removes dandruff
- Moisturizes the scalp and reduces itchiness
- Reduces hair fall
- Moreover It makes the hair strong and shiny
- Reduces the oiliness of the scalp
Usage: After moistening the hair with water, take a required amount of the Nizoral Anti-Dandruff Solution and apply it evenly all over the hair. Gently massage it into the roots of the hair and the scalp for at least 2 minutes and leave it on for a while. Finally, Rinse off with water thoroughly afterwards. For best results, use regularly.
Cipla 8X Shampoo
8X Shampoo Is good for the topical treatment of seborrhoeic dermatitis of the scalp in adults. Treatment For Dandruff And Seborrhoeic Capitis
(A Greasy, Crusting, Itching Scalp Caused By Excess Oil).
it Works In Two Ways; By Reducing The Greasiness Of The Scalp Which Effectively Controls Itchy And Scaly Dandruff And By Slowing Down Growth Of The Layer Of The Skin Cells On The Scalp That Cause Dandruff thereby effectively working to reduce dandruff
Specially Prepared To Control The Itching And Flaking Of Serious Dandruff And Seborrheic Dermatitis Of The Scalp.
Wet hair & scalp & apply sufficient shampoo to produce enough lather. Massage for one minute & rinse with warm water. Repeat procedure for additional 3 minutes. Finally, Rinse with warm water & dry hair. Use once in 3 days for 4 weeks followed by once weekly as maintenance therapy.
Abbott Selsun Shampoo
Selsun Shampoo is an anti-dandruff shampoo which contains Selenium sulfide 2.5%.
Selsun Shampoo is a medicated shampoo used to treat dandruff and seborrheic dermatitis (a greasy, crusting, itching scalp caused by excess oil).
Selsun Shampoo works against dandruff by reducing greasiness of the scalp and
by slowing down growth of the layer of skin cells on the scalp that cause dandruff.
Direction of use Selsun Shampoo for adults, (including elderly) and children over 5 years old:
1. Shake bottle well before use
2. Wet the hair and then massage enough into your scalp to form a lather
3. Leave for two to three minutes
4. Rinse thoroughly
Selsun should be used twice a week for the first two weeks and then once a week for the next two weeks. Use under Medical Supervision
Scalpe Anti Dandruff Shampoo
Scalpe Plus Anti-Dandruff Shampoo has been in existence for more than 17 years. The brand has a proven track record in the treatment of dandruff related issues.
It is based on the ketoconazole + ZPTO which is renowned and recognised across the globe for its effectiveness against dandruff.
Scalpe Plus has earned the position of doctor’s most prescribed anti-dandruff shampoo due to its effective, consistent and tangible delivery of relief from dandruff related issues.
Key benefits of Scalpe Plus Anti-Dandruff Shampoo:
Scalpe Plus Anti-Dandruff Shampoo is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
Dandruff, Flaking, Fungal infections, Yeast infections of the skin, Itching, Recurrence, Hair fall.
Sebamed Anti-Dandruff Shampoo
Sebamed Anti-Dandruff Shampoo is a soap and harsh detergent free shampoo.
It has been formulated by Dermatologists to ensure gentle, deep-pore scalp cleansing to remove the excess sebum, which helps in the growth of dandruff causing bacteria
- Gently cleanse hair and scalp
- Dislodging the dandruff flakes
- Revitalise the hair and improve its texture
- Making hair silky and smooth
- Supports the regeneration of the scalp’s
- Acid mantle to stabilise its barrier function
Direction for use/Dosage:
– Wet your hair, work a small quantity of shampoo into a lather in the palms of your hands. Wash the hair massaging the scalp gently.Rinse thoroughly.
Repeat application if necessary
RE’ EQUIL Dandruff Control Shampoo
Mild, Gentle and Safe: This shampoo is developed carefully with the safest of ingredients to make sure it remains mild and gentle on your scalp and hair but at the same time is an effective solution for dandruff treatment.
It is free from sulphates, parabens and silicone.
Dermatologically Tested: Like all our products, this shampoo too is certified dermatologist approved. We follow ‘no cruelty’ policy and all our products are certainly not tested on animals.
Clinically Proven Actives: This dandruff control shampoo is contains active ingredient like Piroctone Olamine that is clinically proven for its ant-fungal properties.
Natural Botanical Extracts: The shampoo is also enriched with 7 botanical extracts of Seaweed, Great Burdock, Watercress, Common Soap wort, Lemon, Ivy and Sage that lend soothing natural properties and hence provide relief from itchy and flaky scalp.
Non-drying: Unlike many dandruff shampoos that contains harsh anti-dandruff agents causing dry and damaged hair, this shampoo contains silicone free conditioning agents that keep your hair soft and smooth.
In other words, this shampoo is Sulphate Free, Silicone Free, Paraben Free
Dermatologically Tested, Clinically Proven Ingredients known for anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-septic properties and it
Contains Piroctone Olamine and 7 botanical extracts
Bionova Scalp Clean Shampoo
DEEP CLEANSING AND HAIR GROWTH STIMULATION:
Deep cleansing and deep moisturising properties definitely promote scalp health and stimulate the hair follicles for faster hair growth.
PROMOTES HEALTHY SCALP:
Boosts the water holding capacity of the scalp, which is important for the adequate nutrient supply to the hair follicles and growth of healthy hair.
HAIR FALL CONTROL AND REDUCED COMBING RESISTANCE:
scalp clean is helpful increasing the diameter of the hair strands, latching the hair strongly to the scalp and thereby controls the hair fall.
Effectively cleanses the scalp and addresses dandruff issues, flaky scalp, dry and itchy scalp.
SCURFOL ANTI DANDRUFF SHAMPOO
Scurfol is an instant remedy for dandruff specially formulated with safe and effective herbs.
The lotion reduces scaling, itching and inflammation from the very first application.
It certainly acts against the fungus [Malassezia furfur] associated with dandruff and there by offers complete relief.
Scurfol facilitates keratolysis; and thereby effectively removes dead skin cells and controls dandruff.
Above all, Scurfol is highly effective in the treatment of seborrheic dermatitis and scalp psoriasis.
K2-ZOLE Anti-Dandruff Shampoo
The Shampoo Has Added Advantage Of Aloe Vera
K2-zole Shampoo Keeps Your Hair Soft And Shiny
The Shampoo has a rich conditioner base and above all, K2-zole helps in strengthening your hair and scalp
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