The lack of circulation on your scalp through brushing and massages can also trigger bouts of dandruff and in turn, oily hair. Excessive shampooing has also been connected (albeit surprisingly) to oily hair.

  • Pollution & Weather

    Pollution & Weather

    The air around you plays a huge part in the way your hair grows and it's quality. It's a no brainer that air and water pollution can wreak damage on all aspects of our health, hair health included. Weather, either extremely dry or wet can also affect your sebaceous glands, making them work overtime, thus making your hair oily.



    A diet lacking all-round nutrition has also been linked with poor hair quality; both extremely dry and oily hair. Taking care of what you eat and ensuring you are getting all your vitamins in could really help!

  • Medical conditions

    Medical conditions

    While some medical conditions are genetic, not all of them are. Skin conditions such as psoriasis and eczema have been linked with both dandruff and oily hair. Even just the presence of dandruff can cause oily hair.

  • Genetics


    We hate to say it, but genetics can have a huge role to play in having an oily scalp. The predisposition to have overactive sweat glands and sebaceous glands can cause your hair to be oilier. You might come from a long line of folks with hair that tends to be oily!


  • Anti-Dandruff Shampoo | Apple Cider Vinegar

    Anti-Dandruff Shampoo | Apple Cider Vinegar
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    A powerful Anti-dandruff defence formulation loaded with the antibacterial benefits of apple cider vinegar that research has shown to be among the most effective ways of dealing with dandruff. And as a bonus, this anti dandruff shampoo also contains Moringa, Neem and Reetha extracts that keep your scalp healthy, adds volume to your thinning hair and restore its moisture content.

    Infused With

    Apple Cider Vinegar
      • Is anti-inflammatory. This soothes your scalp while it is healing
      • Maintains moisture and pH levels of the scalp while keeping fungus out
      • Enzymes unclog hair follicles, keeping your scalp healthy and dandruff-free

How to use

What else can you do?

  • Supplements


    The right kind of supplements, such as fish oil capsules, could be helpful to manage flare-ups of dandruff that can contribute to oily scalp skin. usually sold as an oral dietary supplement. Many people use fish oil for its potential benefits for the immune system and heart.

  • Healthy diet

    Healthy diet

    It sounds done to death, gentlemen, but it is extremely effective. All your proteins, fats,It's vitamins and minerals should make for healthier skin and in turn healthier scalp!

    Healthy diet
  • Deep cleanse the muck

    Deep cleanse the muck

    Say hello to the super-effective, extremely powerful against the dirt and oil but gentle on your scalp and hair, miracle product: Our peppermint and clove shampoo, packed with the benefits of activated charcoal. It dries of excess oil and unclogs the follicles.

    Deep cleanse the muck
  • Use an anti-dandruff shampoo

    Use an anti-dandruff shampoo

    Tackle your dandruff and half of your oily scalp problems will be solved. Enriched with its antibacterial benefits, our anti-dandruff shampoo is specially formulated with natural ingredients to tackle dandruff with apple cider vinegar, while cleansing your hair.

    Use an anti-dandruff shampoo

Interesting facts

  • The oils produced by your scalp don't reach the roots of your hair, but sit on the scalp making it mucky.
  • Every follicle on your scalp has an oil gland attached to it.
  • If you have finer hair than most people, your scalp will usually become greasy faster.