Surprised about the very simple yet effective use of anti-dandruff treatment with lemongrass

Dandruff is always the cause that makes women lose confidence in activities and life. In today's article, we will be surprised about the very simple and effective use of lemongrass to treat dandruff.


Grandparents have a saying: “Hair is the human angle”. However, to properly care for your hair to save time and money is something that not all women know. In particular, the scalp is always uncomfortable because of dandruff is a problem that women are always concerned about.

So, today, I will introduce to you a very simple and effective hair care and dandruff secret with only available ingredients, which is lemongrass.

1 Uses of lemongrass in medicine

Công dụng của cây sả trong y học Uses of lemongrass in medicine

The scientific name is Cymbopogon flexuosus Stapf ( Lemongrass) or Cymbopogon winterianus Jowitt (Java lemongrass). The main components of lemongrass are citronella, citral, geraniol and citronellol. Lemongrass has a warm and pungent taste and has many uses.

Some of the effects can be mentioned as body detoxification, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, and effective cancer prevention. In addition to health care uses, with its nutrient-rich essence, lemongrass also has the effect of beautifying the skin, improving dizziness, and supporting the treatment of Parkinson’s disease and many other disorders.

In particular, lemongrass is also combined with other ingredients to prepare remedies to help treat dandruff, here’s what we’ll find out!

2 How to treat dandruff with lemongrass

Method 1: Use pure lemongrass

Dùng sả nguyên chất Use pure lemongrass

Ingredients: 10 lemongrass bulbs


Wash 10 lemongrass and bring to boil with water until boiling. The solution after cooling can be used directly to wash your hair. Lemongrass essence in the shampoo will have the ability to smooth hair, fight dandruff, and help you feel more comfortable and comfortable when washing your hair with shampoo with completely natural ingredients and good for the scalp.

Method 2: Lemongrass combined with olive oil

Sả kết hợp với dầu ô liu Lemongrass combined with olive oil

Ingredients: 1 jar of pure and 8 lemongrass bulbs.


First, you peel the lemongrass, wash it, drain it and cut it into small pieces. Then, put all the cut lemongrass into the olive oil jar. Next, boil the mixture for 10 minutes and let it cool. You can keep it in the fridge for up to a month.

When using, first wet your hair, use a mixture of lemongrass and processed olive oil to gently apply to the hair layer. Incubate for 15 minutes then rinse with water, and wash with shampoo as usual.

Method 3: Lemongrass combined with locust

Sả kết hợp với bồ kết Lemongrass combined with locust

Ingredients: 5 locusts and 5 lemongrass


First, you grill the locust, then cook it with lemongrass and water. After boiling, the mixture can be used to wash hair directly. The combination of locust essence and lemongrass essence makes the hair shinier and significantly cleans dandruff.

You can do this 2-3 times a week or if you are busier, doing it once a week is completely feasible when you are persistent.

Method 4: Wash your hair with lemongrass and grapefruit peel

Grapefruit essential oil is a great “savior” for your hair, in addition, when combined with grapefruit peel and lemongrass, it will make your hair 2 times stronger without using expensive hair care products.


  • 300g fresh grapefruit peel
    5-6 branches (or lemongrass leaves)
    Tools: pot, brass, bowl, knife

Note when choosing grapefruit peel: You should choose fresh, succulent grapefruit peel to have the most essential oil. Or if you don’t have grapefruit peel, you can use grapefruit leaves instead.

Nguyên liệu làm hỗn hợp nước sả bưởi Ingredients for the mixture of lemongrass and grapefruit juice

How to make a shampoo mixture with lemongrass and grapefruit peel

Step 1 Process materials

Grapefruit and lemongrass peel you wash with water and dry. You separate the lemongrass peel and use a pestle to crush the lemongrass to release its natural fragrance.

For the grapefruit peel, you use a knife to cut it into medium pieces (not too small).

Sơ chế nguyên liệu làm nước sả bưởi Preliminary processing of ingredients to make grapefruit lemongrass juice

Step 2 Cook lemongrass and grapefruit peel

You put crushed lemongrass and fresh grapefruit peel (or grapefruit leaves) into the pot. Then, put the water on the face of lemongrass and grapefruit peel and start boiling for 5 minutes. Turn off the stove, let the mixture cool down, and proceed to wash your hair.

 Nấu sả và vỏ bưởi Cook lemongrass and grapefruit peel

User manual

You wash your hair with, dry your hair (don’t need to dry it too much). When the mixture of grapefruit peel and lemongrass juice cools, you put it on your hair, gently massaging from the roots to the ends. Then, dry your hair without rinsing it with water. You should do it 1-2 times a week to make your hair smoother and stronger.

Dùng nước sả và vỏ bưởi để xả tóc từ 1-2 lần/ tuần Use lemongrass juice and grapefruit peel to rinse your hair 1-2 times a week

Method 5: Wash your hair with lemongrass and ginger

When you wash your hair with lemongrass and ginger, you won’t have to worry about itchiness or hair loss anymore. Active ingredients and in ginger effectively improve the texture of the hair.


  • 1 branch of lemongrass
  • 3 – 4 ginger root
  • Country
  • Tools: pot, brass, brass

Nguyên liệu làm nước sả gừng Ingredients for ginger lemongrass juice

How to make a mixture of lemongrass and ginger shampoo

Step 1 Process materials

With lemongrass, you prepare and smash as above. Use a sharp knife to scrape the ginger skin and rinse it thoroughly with water. Then you cut the ginger into small pieces or smash them.

Gừng có thể cắt lát hoặc đập dập Ginger can be sliced or smashed

Step 2 Cook lemongrass and ginger

Put lemongrass and crushed ginger in a pot with clean water, and boil the mixture for 10 minutes. When the essential oils of ginger and lemongrass are released, turn off the heat and put the ginger lemongrass juice in a bowl, then let it cool.

Nấu nước sả và gừng Cook lemongrass and ginger juice

User manual

While waiting for the lemongrass ginger juice to cool, wash your hair as usual. Dry hair (do not need to dry completely) and use lemongrass ginger water to continue rinsing hair. At that time, use your fingers gently for better absorption of lemongrass and ginger essential oil. No need to rinse with plain water. For best results, regularly wash with lemongrass ginger water 2-3 times a week.

Dùng nước sả gừng từ 2-3 lần/ tuần Use lemongrass ginger juice 2-3 times/week

The above are very simple anti-dandruff uses from lemongrass that anyone can do at home. With just a few basic steps, you can take care of your scalp health without worrying about spending money or time!