Itchy scalp can be very irritating and you are left with no recourse but to endure the itching. There can be many causes for the itchy scalp and you would like to get rid of this itching as soon as possible. There are medicines available to treat itching, but there are homemade treatments as well, which are very effective to cure the itching in scalp.
Following are some useful tips to deal with the problem:
The most important aspect for getting rid of itching is to know the reason for itching. Once you know the reason, then it will be easier for you to stop the itching. There can be many reasons for the itching in scalp like dandruff, lice, ringworm or may be as a reaction to any medication.
Use of essential oils is very effective to cure itching. Use the oil to get an instant cure and relief. These oils are good healers as well. Direct application of the Shea Butter on scalp is also very effective to get an instant relief as it acts as a moisturizer on scalp.If you are having an itchy scalp, do not use hats or caps as they can make the itching worse. The reason for itching can be the product which you are using for hair care. So stop the use of these products to know the cause. Try to use some natural products for hair care.
The tendency of developing itchy scalp also exists in children of various age groups and most of the parents try to give relief through the use of natural treatments. If your child is getting relief from any of the natural treatments then it can work for you as well.
Some times you can get rid of itching by just returning the moisture back to the scalp. Do not use the treatment of hot oil as it can cause burning and inflammation of skin, and this inflammation can leave dead cells on scalp that can also be a reason for itching as well.
If natural treatment does not work and your itching becomes worse along with other problems, then you must consult the doctor for proper treatment.