Dandruff is the most common yet an irritating hair problem. Those pesky white flakes make everyone uncomfortable. These flakes often fall from hair and land on shoulders which creates an embarrassing situation and sometimes difficult to treat.
There are symptoms which we often avoid till they don’t become a huge problem like skin flakes (on scalp, hair, eyebrows, beard, mustache or shoulders) or dry/itchy scalp. It can be more severe if you’re stressed.
Dandruff have several causes which should be kept in mind:
- Oily and irritated skin
- Not shampooing at regular intervals
- Malassezia (fungus) feeds on oil on the scalp of most adults
- Dry skin
- Sensitivity from hair care products
- Brushing hair irregularly
- Heat and dry air
- Alkaline shampoos
- Air pollution
- Unbalanced diet
Dead sea minerals are proven to beneficial against dandruff. As the sea is rich in high concentration of different minerals which are needed by our skin and hair to stay healthy and youthful. These exceptional minerals in the Dead Sea area is unparalleled anywhere in the world.
The sea is known for its salubrious and therapeutic properties and tourists gets attracted to its shores for centuries to soak in that salty and majestic water. Rubbing dead sea salt or products enriched with it on the scalp has been shown to improve blood circulation and stimulates hair growth. The minerals from the sea assists in detoxifying and cleansing which is essential in order to reinstate the balance of cells to reduce the oiliness of scalp and therefore reducing dandruff.
Sulphur and sodium from dead sea helps in deep cleansing the scalp affected by flaky dandruff while fighting off malassezia that causes dandruff. They also improve the hair follicles potential to grow fast and thereby reducing the hair loss.
The dead sea also has zinc as an ingredient which helps in combating the itchiness of the scalp. It also unclogs hair follicles, nourish the roots of hair by moisturizing the scalp and hair, resolves dryness and controls excessive oil production.
Calcium, magnesium and potassium prevents the hair loss by restoring the hair elasticity, increase the growth of hair, safeguards against dehydration and regains the natural sheen of hair.