An itchy scalp is no fun! It can be caused by inflammatory scalp condition, weather and dandruff which is caused by a yeast-like fungus called Malassezia being overly present in the scalp. But we have created a list of oils that can help alleviate an itchy scalp.
Castor Oil – It has antifungal components that tackle fungal causing itch
Tea Tree Oil – It has antibacterial and antiseptic components that fight off bacteria and fungus
Lavender Oil – It has antimicrobial properties and antioxidant that add nutrients
Rosemary Oil – It has antibacterial and antioxidant components that stimulate the scalp and reduce inflammation
Peppermint Oil – It has menthol which numbs and cools pain caused by scratching and soothes the scalp
Eucalyptus Oil – It has a cooling effect and antibacterial components that kill germs and fungus
Jojoba Oil – It hydrates the scalp with its moisturizing properties ultimately suppressing itchiness