How to Get Rid of Dandruff Once and for All (Because We're Sick of It)

When trying to find out how to get rid of dandruff, you can often come across many different and conflicting answers. From homemade methods to chemical solutions, there are plenty of different ways to get rid of the white flakes. But what's the best way to do it? The truth is that dandruff is unpleasant. Some people have never had to deal with it, some have found clever ways to hide it and some have had to swear off their most treasured LBDs come party season because of those embarrassing white flakes. Whatever category you're in, it's time to get educated. The road to healthy tresses starts at your scalp, after all, and a dandruff problem can be easily soothed if you know your stuff. To get an expert opinion, we spoke with New York–based trichologist Elizabeth Cunnane Phillips from the Philip Kingsley Clinic. From the most common dandruff mistake to an easy DIY scalp soother, keep scrolling for Phillips's advice.