To fight flakes—brought on by poor diet, stress and climate, among
other factors—try a lemon juice and olive oil mixture in your hair. "The
acidity in lemon juice helps rid your scalp of any loose, dry flakes of
skin, while the olive oil moisturizes the [newly exposed] skin on your
head," says Cox.
To Use: Mix 2 Tbsp fresh lemon juice, 2 Tbsp olive
oil and 2 Tbsp water, and massage into damp scalp. Let mixture sit for
20 minutes, then rinse and shampoo hair. Treatment can be applied every