Read on to know how onion juice can help in hair growth!

We all desire long and lustrous hair, but very few have the patience to do all that it takes to get them. Every time you buy a commercially available hair growing product the urge to make it work gets stronger and stronger. However, you can use naturally available products such as onion juice to stimulate hair growth and add volume to hair. Here are the benefits of using onion juice for hair growth.

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It boosts the level of antioxidant enzyme catalase that helps to decompose hydrogen peroxide and optimize hair growth. It nourishes hair follicles as it is rich in sulfur, which is beneficial for the regeneration of hair follicles, minimize thinning of the hair, and prevents hair breakage. The antioxidants present in onion juice helps to reverse and delay hair greying. Onion juice is rich in antibacterial properties that prevent infection of the scalp and promotes hair growth. Onion juice is also beneficial to control dandruff. This vegetable juice also stimulates and improves the blood circulation on the scalp, which nourishes the hair follicle.

You can use onion juice in various ways to promote hair growth.

Apply onion juice as such on the scalp using cotton pads and leave it for 15 minutes to an hour.

Mix 2 tablespoons each of onion juice and coconut oil and then apply it on your scalp for 30 minutes.

Mix 3 tablespoons of onion juice with 1½ tablespoons of olive oil and apply this mixture on your scalp for 2 hours.

Mix 2 tablespoons each of castor oil and onion juice and apply this mixture on your scalp for 1 hour.

Mix 1 tablespoon of onion juice with an egg and apply this mixture for about 30 minutes on your hair and scalp.

Apply a mixture of 1 tablespoon each of ginger juice, onion juice, and olive oil on your scalp for 1 hour.

Apply a mixture of 2 tablespoons of onion juice with ½ tablespoon raw honey on your scalp for 30 minutes.

Apply a mixture of 1 tablespoon each of onion juice and lemon juice on your scalp for 1 hour.

Apply a mixture of 2 tablespoons of potato juice with 1 tablespoon onion juice on your scalp for 10 minutes.

Add 3 to 4 medium-sized onions to a bottle of rum and leave it overnight.

Apply a tablespoon of this infused rum on your scalp for 10 minutes.

You can also add 4 to 5 onions to a liter of water and let it soak for 2 hours.

Now, use this mixture to rinse your hair after taking a bath.