Onion is a basic kitchen ingredients used in tempering dishes. However, it is also considered a popular remedy for hair loss.
Hair loss is a common problem is majority of men and women. The common causes include heredity, hormonal changes and side-effects of medicines. Hair loss may cause bald patches, thinning of hair or complete baldness.
How does onion juice help?
It is believed and even found in studies that onion juice helps regrow the damaged hair, and strengthen the roots, by providing nourishment to the scalp.
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How does it work?
Along with other nutrients, onion is rich in sulphur. The nutrients of the juice nourish follicles that result in increased volume, shine, and improved hair strength.
How to apply it on hair?
Peal and chop onion, extract its juice by suppressing, or else blend it in a mixer and make it a thick paste.
Although you can apply it directly, you can also add lemon juice or lavender or any of your favourite essential oils, as it may smell intolerable.
About the process of applying: Apply it from roots to the tip of the hair to get maximum benefit.
Now leave it for half an hour or so and wash your hair with a mild shampoo.
For noticeable benefits, use it twice a week for at least 3 weeks.