Onion Juice for Hair Growth: Does it Work and What are the Benefits?

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Onion juice for hair growth is a popular home remedy that many naturals are beginning to use. Think you can bear the smell? Here’s what you should know about using an onion juice treatment:

There has been some research about how effective onion juice for hair loss is. A small study found that…

Almost 74 percent of participants had some hair regrowth after 4 weeks, and at 6 weeks about 87 percent experienced hair regrowth. Both males and females participated in the study and the hair regrowth was higher among males.

Journal of Dermatology

How does onion juice help?

Onion juice contains Sulfur, antioxidants and has anti-microbial properties which may help your scalp fight off infections.

KEY INGREDIENT: Sulfur is found in keratin, which is what our hair is made up of. Sulfur may help encourage more growth and give strands the nourishment they need to thrive.

How can you use it?

  1. You can place a peeled onion in a juicer or blend it and then strain to extract the onion juice.
  2. To make the smell more pleasant you can add your favorite essential oil to the juice.
  3. Apply the juice to your scalp and your roots.
  4. If you have any leftovers store in the fridge and use within a week.

Would you try onion juice for hair growth?

2 thoughts on “Onion Juice for Hair Growth: Does it Work and What are the Benefits?”

  1. Roxanne Brown

    As far as using onion juice, when applying to your scalp, do you keep it in your hair or wash it out? Thank you.

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