My hair will look limp and greasy a day after shampooing. My hair smells unpleasant, irregardless how often I shampoo. My scalp feels greasy a few hours after shampooing.
Oily scalp is caused by over-active sebum glands in the scalp produces excess oil and clogs hair follicles. Sebum gland secretion is affected by hormonal changes, our daily diet and stress levels. In the absence of proper cleaning, excessive oil will oxidise and clog our pores. Greasy scalp are prone to scalp acne and results in the scalp feeling itchy all the time. Clogged hair pores can lead to infection, scalp inflammation, deterioration of our follicles resulting in hair thinning and hair loss.