Smelly hair, also known as smelly hair syndrome is an unpleasant odour coming from the hair. Smelly Hair Syndrome manifests in one striking symptom: a horrific odor that emanates from the hair and scalp.
Hair odor problem can be caused due to various reasons such as bacterial infections, fungal infections, excessive sweating, oily scalp, pollution, hormonal imbalances.
I have listed some home remedies to fight off smelly hair problems. However if you suspect bacterial or fungal infections, please visit your doctor for a professional treatment.
Also try to avoid using excessive commercial products as many of them contain a high amount of chemicals which harm your hair by way of hair fall, frizzy hair, dry hair, etc.
It’s better to go for home-made products or use some 100% organic solutions.
Here are some home remedies to fight off smelly hair problems:
- Garlic oil
- Tea Tree oil
- Apple Cider Vinegar
- Tomato juice
- Onion juice
- Neem oil
- Baking soda
- Lemon Juice:
- Honey and Cinnamon Combo:
- Aloe Vera gel