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10 Home Remedies for Dandruff


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Use a Rinse
Try rinsing your hair with lemon juice or conditioner to freshen smell and add moisture.
Try rinsing your hair with lemon juice or conditioner to freshen smell and add moisture.
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If you decide to go with a tar shampoo, rinse your hair with lemon juice, a conditioner, or creme rinse to get rid of any lingering odor from the shampoo. Using a hair conditioner after washing with any anti-dandruff shampoo is a good idea anyway, because the medicated shampoos tend to stiffen hair and make it less manageable. Many of them also dry the scalp, which can add to flaking; a conditioner can help seal in nourishing moisture.