Skin of the head as the rest of the body skin contains sebaceous glands that secrete sebum, sebaceous substance which lubricates skin surface and prevents the entry of all harmful microorganisms, dust particles and dirt further into the deeper layers of the skin.
However, in the adolescent stage, as the accompanying sign of hormonal imbalance, usually occurs greasy hair phenomenon. Hair due to intensified secretion of fat layer becomes plastered, messy and often requires washing, almost every other day.
Also, certain shampoos and hair preparations may contain substances that are aggressive for scalp and lead to disrupting of the natural balance and the appearance of greasy hair, dandruff and hair loss.
We give you tips on how to reduce or remove excessive secretion of fat layer in a natural way and therefore affects that your hair is greasy and messy.
1. Egg white
Egg white is full of proteins and enzymes that destroy bacteria and remove excess fat. Therefore, if you have an oily scalp, use egg white once a week; just whisk egg white to form a snow and applied to dry hair and then rinsed.
2. Apple cider vinegar
Apple cider vinegar is extremely therapeutic, but its medicinal properties can be used in the fight against hair loss, dandruff as well as reducing the secretion of the fat layer on the skin of the head. Just mix 2-3 tablespoons of cider vinegar into water to rinse hair after shampooing. After the washing, do not rinse your hair with water because the smell of vinegar will evaporate shortly after application.
3. Baking soda
The checked old remedy for oily hair, also against hair loss and dandruff is soda. It is enough to the shampoo you use to wash your hair, pour and 3-4 tablespoons of soda and shaken. Thus, during each hair wash you’ll have the opportunity to protect hair and scalp from the operation of bacteria and fungi.
The green clay for external use in addition to use in the care of facial skin can also be used as a mask for oily hair. Prepare the clay according to the recipe on the bag and apply on the hair. Clay is known for its high absorbent power, and in this case, clay will reduce the secretion of fat.
5. Burdock oil
One of the more effective treatments to combat oily hair is rubbing burdock oil into the hair roots.
Cook tea from nettle and leave to cool on body temperature. With the nettle tea rinse hair after ordinary shampooing. Alcoholic tincture of nettle is also used in the treatment of hair loss and showed very good results.
Make a mask out of 5 tablespoons of yogurt, 1 tbsp of baking soda, 1 tbsp freshly squeezed lemon juice. This is a national recipe that has helped many in the regulation of fat in the scalp.
8. Pantothenic Acid (Vitamin B5)
Panthenol is the main ingredient of skin, and the presence of pantothenic acid is very important in preserving the hair follicles and its functions.