Welcome to 12 days of blogmas!
On this second day, we are going to go over a very common condition— dandruff.
Research shows that dandruff is the most commercially exploited skin l
Some reports show that the presence of fungus alone is not sufficient to cause dandruff. It’s suggested, in addition to fungus, that dandruff is caused by a combination of factors such as: stress, genes, climate and other medical condition.
Dandruff and Natural hair
This section is specific to natural hair, not because natural hair is different, but because of practices specific to the “natural hair community” that foster dandruff.
If dandruff is linked to an overgrowth of fungus, then the things we do will facilitate the occurrence. Things like not cleaning your scalp for weeks at a time, and applying tons of different products onto the scalp and/or hair; those things which are fairly more common with those who keep their hair natural.
I hope with this post, you are able to grasp what dandruff is, and what causes it! In the next post, we shall go over remedies for dandruff.