Dandruff can be an annoying problem. There are a lot of shampoos on the market to help treat dandruff, but what if you need your flakes fixed right now. Try this at-home trick for exfoliating those dead skin cells right now.
Gently massage a few tablespoons of epson salt onto your dry, or slightly damp scalp for 2 to 3 minutes. The salt granules will effectively exfoliate the dead skin cells off you scalp and help treat the dandruff. Shampoo immediately after your massage. If you have a dandruff shampoo, let it sit on your scalp for 30 to 60 seconds before rinsing.
You can use this dandruff treatment as often as 2 to 3 times per week, depending on the severity of your flakes. Investing in a good dandruff shampoo will help treat the problem and prevent flakes from returning.