How to Make Hair Products

Dandruff Treatment

Troubled by dandruff? This dandruff treatment should work wonders.


  • Measuring cup
  • Small saucepan
  • Measuring spoons
  • Mixing spoon
  • Small jar with cover


  • Mineral oil
  • Anhydrous lanolin (Buy lanolin at a pharmacy.)
  • Tincture of iodine

Yield: About 6 ounces

Measure 1/2 cup of mineral oil into a small saucepan and warm it over a low flame. Empty a 1-ounce tube of anhydrous lanolin into the warm oil and add 2 teaspoons tincture of iodine; stir to blend thoroughly and remove from the heat. Pour the warm mixture into a small jar and cover it tightly.

Massage the lotion into the scalp daily.