Treatment protocol aims at:
- Relief from itchy scaly scalp and hair fall.
- Rejuvenate scalp and prevent further attack of dandruff and promote hair growth.
Scales occur because of inflammation, the outermost layer of the epidermis becomes dry and flaky and starts peeling. The excess of dead skin cells results in the appearance of scaly skin.
- Sariva, Triphala, Nimba, Kaishora guggulu, Sariva, Manjistha will reduce the inflammation in the scalp through dosha balance and blood purification.
- Triphala and Nimba also helps to promote hair growth.
(The above mentioned Ayurvedic drugs are Herbs and Herbomineral preparations)
To reduce dryness of the scalp oil massage is recommended.
Other therapies: Shiro lepa - Application of medicated paste on head, Shiro abhyanga - oil massage, Nasya - Administration of medicine through nostrils.