Though losing 50-100 hairs per day is considered as normal, losing hair cause concern and mental stress in people. Moreover, acute hair loss can affect the appearance of a person and affects their confidence levels.
There might be a gazillion products out there that promise to restore your locks to their former glory, but there is one ingredient that has lain unconsidered and overlooked – the humble onion.
Inexpensive and readily available, onions can be the end to all of your hair woes. It has a high concentration of sulfur that helps with numerous hair conditions that cause hair to fall out.
Recent research has shown that the topical application of onion juice can help with alopecia areata, an auto-immune disease where the body attacks the hair follicles and these result in spot baldness.
Onion juice helps with the re-growth of hair in the spots where the hair has fallen out.
How To Make An Onion Juice
1. Take 2 onions. Grate them and squeeze their juice.
2. Rub the onion juice on your head and let it sit for 15 minutes to an hour.
3. Rinse the hair with your usual shampoo and conditioner. Apply this treatment two times a month.
Caution: Those who are allergic to onions, even its topical application can bring about a reaction. Also, certain medications such as aspirin can increase sensitivity to onions. A patch test is necessary before using onion for hair treatment.
Check out the result below:
Source: Nation's Press