There are so many people who constantly battle with falling hair and stunted growth. And it seems like no matter how hard they try to tackle it, the condition will never change. For them onion juice can be very beneficial. Onion juice is a known remedy for hair health, specifically for hair loss and it has been successfully used for decades to stimulate hair growth. So it’s time to follow a good method by using onion juice to reduce the hair fall.
But first, let’s look at how exactly onion helps your hair.
Benefits Of Onion Juice For Hair Growth
Onion juice helps improve hair growth by boosting the level of an antioxidant enzyme catalase. This enzyme helps decompose hydrogen peroxide, optimizing the hair growth cycle.
It helps nourish your hair follicles with its rich content of sulfur. Sulfur is essential for the regeneration of your hair follicles.
The rich sulfur content also helps minimize hair thinning and breakage.
The antioxidants help reverse premature graying and delay graying.
Onion’s rich antibacterial properties help keep your scalp healthy and free of infection, promoting unhindered hair growth. These same properties also help control dandruff.
Onion juice stimulates your scalp and improves the circulation of blood, resulting in it follicles that are well-nourished.
Learn How to Make Onion Juice at Home
Peel the onions and cut them in 4 parts
Blend these pieces in a juicer/grinder
Add a little water and then filter the juice using a muslin cloth.
This will ensure that no onion chunks are stuck in your hair while you use the juice.
Learn How To Use Onion Juice for Hair Growth
Give your scalp a good application of onion juice
Using your fingers, gently massage it into your scalp using circular movements
Let it sit for approx. one hour
Rinse it off with a mild shampoo with a nice fragrance to get rid of the pungent smell of onions. Pantene Pro-V Silky Smooth Care shampoo and conditioner will cleanse your hair gently and also nourish it.
Do this often to witness the benefits. You can try this once a week for 2 months to see some visible difference.
Oil (Olive, Coconut or any hair oil) and Onion Juice Hair Massage for Hair Growth
Oil is great for hair massages as it penetrates your scalp and nourishes it readily. You can use any hair oil like coconut, mustard or olive oil.
Take 3 tablespoons of onion juice
Add 1 and half tablespoons of natural hair oil in it
Massage this mixture in your scalp in circular motions
Wash this off with a mild shampoo after 2 hours! (You can also leave it overnight)
Do this regularly to get stronger, dandruff-free hair!
Note:Those allergic to dietary intake of onions can get allergy to the topical application as well. Certain medications such as aspirin and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) and beta blockers can increase sensitivity to onions