Dry and itchy scalp can be because of dry weather conditions or if you swim a lot. It can make your scalp flaky and very itchy at the same time. Using anti-dandruff products aren’t going to help but the flakiness is from dry scalp and not dandruff-causing opportunistic fungus. Below is a recipe for soothing oatmeal scalp scrub that can help:
Oats- Oats have skin soothing and calming properties. It even treats scalp infections and itchiness. Oatmeal can also help soothe a scalp sunburn.
Honey- Honey is a natural humectant that moisturizes and hydrates scalp. It also has great anti-inflammatory properties.
Aloe- Aloe has calming and moisturizing properties. It also helps soothe itchiness and sunburn.
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Things you need-
- ½ cup rolled oats
- 3 tablespoon honey
- 2 tablespoon aloe gel
- Enough water
In a bowl, add oats and honey. Add in ale vera gel and mix.
Add in water little by little until a spreadable consistency is achieved. To use, massage on dry scalp for a few minutes before using a shampoo. READ MORE – DIY Green Tea Shampoo for hair growth