Dandruff is a common condition of the scalp in which the deposits of dead skin cells fall as flakes. It is caused due to dryness of skin, oily scalp, eczema, yeast like fungus deposit and side effect of certain hair products. The fenugreek seeds contain the many minerals beneficial to the hair. Applying the fenugreek hair mask will give the remedy for the dandruff problem. Listed below are the natural fenugreek seed hair masks used to treat dandruff.
Fenugreek seed hair mask
It is considered to be the best natural remedy for treating dandruff. Soak and grind a handful of fenugreek seeds into a fine paste. Add the juice of one lemon in to the paste and mix well. Apply on the scalp and hair and keep the head covered with a shower cap for 45 minutes. Rinse with cold water and shampoo the hair using a mild shampoo. Lemon juice is proven to get rid of dandruff naturally. Its citric acid helps to fight the dandruff from the roots of the hair follicles. The combination of Fenugreek with lemon in this mask is an excellent combination to get rid of dandruff.
Fenugreek and yogurt hair mask
This is the best mask for dry and damaged hair dry hair. It gives relief to the itchy scalp caused by dandruff. Soak fenugreek seeds in yogurt overnight. Grind and make a paste in the morning and apply on the hair. Leave it on for half an hour. And then wash the hair with cold water. Yogurt is thick and moisturizing, so it can fully moisturize the scalp, and soak the dandruff flakes. The combination of yogurt and fenugreek makes it easy to get rid of dandruff easily.
Fenugreek seeds and coconut oil
Fenugreek seeds infused with coconut oil are beneficial in getting rid of dandruff. Prepare a concoction by boiling pure coconut oil with some fenugreek seeds. Allow it to cool and then strain off the seeds. Apply this oil on the scalp at night and then shampoo the hair in the morning. This is a deep nourishing and moisturizing therapy for dandruff affected hair and should be repeated at least twice a week for best results.
Fenugreek seeds powder and egg yolk
This paste is very effective to treat dryness of the scalp and in turn to get rid of dandruff. Soak methi seeds in water overnight and then make a paste of it in the morning. Add the yolk of an egg and mix it well. Apply this mixture on the scalp and wash it off or shampoo the hair with normal water after 45 minutes. Egg yolk has large amount of fatty acids and vitamin A which attacks dandruff by raising the amount of natural oil in the scalp, and improves the skin of the scalp. The combination is a best remedy to treat dandruff.
Fenugreek for Itchy Scalp
The fenugreek seeds are rich in minerals like potassium, sodium, and magnesium. These seeds contain proteins which are extremely effective in getting rid of dandruff and in treating other problems of dry hair like split ends and dull hair. The anti-fungal properties of fenugreek are found to be extremely effective in fighting dandruff caused by yeast or fungal infection on the scalp. The above homemade fenugreek seed masks are very effective in treating dandruff.