Onion Juice for Hair: Can it Really Stop the Hair Fall? Read On

According to reports, around 80 million men and women suffer from hair loss. This decade-old home treatment, Onion juice has many benefits attached to its name.

Published: October 3, 2020 9:58 AM IST

By India.com Lifestyle Staff | Edited by Anjali Thakur

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Onion juice can be prone to dripping and have a strong smell, but this humble kitchen staple is a great remedy for hair loss. Onion juice has been used for many decades as a home remedy to cure hair fall. Hair loss these days are common, it involves thinning of hair or bald patches.

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According to reports, around 80 million men and women suffer from hair loss. This decade-old home treatment, Onion juice has many benefits attached to its name. Onions are a ball full of sulphate, it treats alopecia, inflamed, dry or itchy scalp, hair loss, dandruff, thinning hair, dry hair, premature greying and scalp infections. Sulphate can help in hair growth and promote collagen production. Collagen helps in producing healthy skin cells and hair growth.

Onions are also rich in minerals, which may be good for your hair. Onions as mentioned before are rich in sulphate which potentially helps in providing nourishment to the hair. Onions also have anti-microbial properties which help to fight scalp infection and health scalp equals strong hair follicles.

How To Make Onion Juice: Take two medium-sized purple onions, chop them up. Rinse them thoroughly two times to remove any bacteria which can be on the onions. Place them in a blender with some water. Blend the 2 medium purple onions with 1 1/3 cup water. Then transfer the solution into a jar. Pour the blended onion juice into a cheesecloth and squeeze the onion juice out of the bag. Try to extract as much juice as possible. Put the extracted juice in a bottle.

When to Use Onion Juice: Apply the onion juice before washing your hair, apply it directly on your roots. Massage it thoroughly, it will help the blood circulation in your scalp. It will help the scalp absorb the nutrients of onion juice. Wait for 1 hour before rinsing it with water. Apply a good fragrance shampoo to get rid of onion smell.

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Published Date: October 3, 2020 9:58 AM IST