Baking soda helps to reduce the fungi which happen to be the main cause of dandruff. It restores the production of the natural oils which helps in keeping your scalp nourished. Baking soda cleanses the hair as a shampoo and softens the hair as a conditioner. Tea tree oil is naturally antifungal and antiseptic. Using it on your hair helps eliminate bacteria and dandruff.


  • ½ cup baking soda
  • 1 cup  shampoo
  • a few drops of tea tree oil

Wet your hair and rub in some baking soda to the scalp. Gently massage your scalp. Wait for a couple of minutes and then rinse your hair well with water. Note: this scrub isn’t recommended for color treated hair.

Baking Soda Conditioner

  • ½ cup baking soda
  • 1 cup of your favorite conditioner

Mix thoroughly and smooth onto hair. let sit with shower cap for 15-20 minutes. Rinse.