How often should onion juice be applied to hair?
You can apply this mask 1-2 times a week. You can even add a few drops of essential oil to control the smell. The high protein content of the eggs helps nourish your hair and keep it healthy while the onion juice stimulates your scalp to promote hair growth.
Is there any side effects of onion juice on hair?
Side effects may include redness and itching, depending on how potent a concoction you make. Mixing onion juice with an emollient like aloe vera or coconut oil may prevent this. Don’t use onion juice as a cure for alopecia or other hair loss issues.
Can I leave onion juice on my hair overnight?
The key is not to leave it on too long. This means keeping it on overnight is a no-no if you do happen to have sensitive skin or a sensitive scalp. As with any product or treatment, if onion extract irritates you, stop using it.
Why did my hair fall increase after using onion juice?
Onion juice and hair fall
The excess amount of sulfur in onion juice causes irritation and scratching. This could damage hair, scalp and follicles. Continuous scratching on the scalp could cause weakened hair roots. It eventually leads to hair fall or inflamed hair roots.
Can we shampoo after applying onion juice?
Cover your scalp completely and let the onion juice rest for 15-30 minutes before you rinse it with a mild shampoo. You can use this application every alternate day to see best results. The rich sulphur content in onions minimizes hair thinning and nourishes hair follicles.
Can I use onion juice as a leave in conditioner?
Onion has antiseptic and antibacterial properties. It also helps fight hair lice, dandruff and can be used as a natural hair nourisher and conditioner. I have also used onion juice along with aloe vera juice and olive oil.