Many people and almost all, at least once, they might have face this dandruff issue. Of course this is not a serious disease or dangerous issue. If neglected for a long period of time, it will cause itchy, irritation, red skin issues.
Dandruff is a condition of your scalp caused by flaking of your skin. It is just a dead skin.
So lets look at what causes dandruff..
- Not washing hair regularly : Every alternative day one should clean their hair with shampoo. Sweat and Oil in the hair root causes flakes once it is their for a longer period of time.
- Food Habit : Even the food habit is also might be the reason for dandruff. Too much intake of oily food definitely have it’s role in causing dandruff.
- Seborrheic dermatitis : This is one of the commonest causes for dandruff. It is an inflammation of the sebum (oil) glands on your scalp, and it causes irritated and oily skin.
- Stress : Stress is one more cause for dandruff in some people.
- Being away from Sunlight : Being exposed to sunlight definitely helps in reducing the dandruff.
- Age : Dandruff is more likely from adolescence through middle age, although it can be lifelong. It affects men more than women, possibly for reasons related to hormones.