Hair fall is one of the most disturbing issues that practically every woman on earth worries about. You will hardly find a woman who does not keep a track of their hair loss on a daily basis. The problem is hair loss does not always come alone. Most of the time, it is accompanied by other scalp-related issues, including baldness, dandruff, hair greying, and thinning. Having said that, there is a magic ingredient that can address all the above issues single-handedly. This magical ingredient is onion juice. Rich in antioxidants and other essential nutrients, onion juice helps to boost hair development and prevents problems, like baldness, hair fall, split ends, premature greying, etc. So, if your hair care products have onion juice as their main ingredient, it will make your hair shinier, smoother, and thicker. Take a look at the following section to understand how onion juice can improve your hair health.
Encourages hair growth
In 2018 a study was conducted by a group of researchers on the benefits of using onion juice in shampoo. Published in the Journal of Drug Delivery and Therapeutics, the article gave the hair care experts an Insight into the exclusive benefits that onion juice offers. To get the fresh onion juice, the researchers cut up fresh onion balls into small pieces and use the food processor to create an onion paste. Once the paste is created, they use a muslin cloth to extract the juice from the paste. After that, the researchers added the collected onion juice to a natural shampoo containing castor oil, Eucalyptus oil, and coconut oil as some of its main ingredients.
During the testing phase, the researchers found out that the shampoo mixed with onion juice did not irritate the skin of the subjects even when it is applied for more than 5 minutes. The testing phase also revealed that the added onion juice offered the best enrichment and more nutrients to the hair follicles. Not only that, the juice helps to moisturize the scalp and dry hair and promote hair growth.
Now, even if you do not want to create an onion shampoo like the researchers, you can still get all the benefits from the commercial onion shampoos available in the market. Choose no-harm chemical-free LASHIKA Onyn Shampoo with onion extracts to get all the above benefits. The best thing is your hair will not smell like onion once you wash it.
Reversing Greying of Hair
Even though there is no peer-reviewed research that proves the claim that onion juice can reverse the hair greying process, there are a lot of home remedies that swear by it. The propagators of such home remedies claim that onion contains catalase, an antioxidant compound, which reduces the production rates of hydrogen peroxide at the root of the hair. In this way, the onion juice stops the hair from turning grey for a longer period of time. If you are willing to give this theory a try, you can always get LASHIKA Onyn Hair Oil for you. Use the hair oil three to four times per week and rinse it with a mild shampoo to see the best result. However, if you are interested in doing DIY hair treatment, you can soak a cotton pad in onion juice and apply the juice directly to your scalp. Massage your scalp while applying the juice on it, and wash your hair with a mild shampoo after 30 minutes of application.
Revitalizes Dry Hair
There are many beneficial compounds available in onions that can help to improve the condition of damaged dry hair. For example, onions contain flavonoids like quercetin and kaempferol, which have vasodilatory antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. All these properties improve the blood flow to the scalp, which, in turn, improves the health of your hair significantly.
Admittedly there are not a lot of commercial hair care products that include onion juice as one of their main ingredients. LAKSHIKA is an exception to that. If you want to improve the condition of your damaged and dry hair, you can always purchase LASHIKA Onyn Conditioner that does not contain any harmful chemicals. Our readymade formula will help you to easily incorporate the benefits of the onion into your hair.
To Calm Down Itchy Dry Scalp
With cold air, winter also brings the problem named dandruff. As winter progresses, your scalp becomes dryer resulting in severe dandruff problems. The anti-inflammatory property of the onions can help you to soothe an itchy scalp. You can also combine the onion extract with other natural ingredients to calm down your scalp . You can use shampoo conditioner and hair oil that contains onion extract to keep your scalp healthy and your hair thicker and bouncier in the winter months.
All in all, you can use onions as a hair care ingredient to improve your hair health in lots of different ways. If used correctly, onion juice can help you to reduce dandruff issues and promote hair growth as well. However, if you do not like to make a smelly mess, you can always choose Onyn Hair Care Kit of LASHIKA and see if you can reap the hair-boosting effect.