People with severe dry scalp show one common symptom, called the “
hand in the head syndrome”
. Dry scalp leads to an increase in dandruff, causing severe itching. There are several factors, which can induce dry scalp, like poor diet, allergy, and even the type of shampoo, you are using. The scalp gets devoid of any nutrients, and moisture, that makes it dry and induce itching. The scalp must be kept very clean. Some people wash their hair too much, to counter the effects of a dry scalp, which is detrimental, as the essential oils, which protect the hair, and scalp, are washed away. The natural oil in the scalp is essential to maintain the pH level, of the skin, and to protect the hairs from drying. Dry scalp is also a breeding ground for bacteria and viruses, which if untreated can cause infections. Read the article below to know more, on how to cure yourself of severe dry scalp, using household remedies.