Did you know that 125 million people in the world have psoriasis? And many of them are affected by scalp psoriasis. These home remedies will help you get rid of it.
Scalp psoriasis could be quite annoying. Mild or moderate symptoms may include flakes and scales and more severe cases plaques that look like scaly patches of skin.
Whatever your degree of psoriasis, there are some things you can do to make it better.
Home remedies for scalp psoriasis
1. Apple cider vinegar
Apple cider vinegar can help reduce itchiness -just dilute the vinegar with water and apply to the scalp, rinse and use it a few times a week -you should see the results in several weeks.
2. Tea tree oil
You can try mixing tea tree oil with your shampoo. Tea tree oil has antioxidant properties that soothe your scalp, it is very effective for mild cases of psoriasis.
3. Anti-dandruff shampoos
While they are not specifically for psoriasis, in mild cases a dandruff shampoo will calm your drynesss and will provide itch relief.
4. Witch hazel
It is one of the most well-known herbal treatments for your scalp, massage after washing until the witch hazed is fully absorbed, then rinse and style.
5. Aloe Vera
Aloe vera has healing properties that can really help reduce itching, inflammation, redness and flaking. Apply it to your scalp a few times a week to see the results.