You can also cover it with a shower cap and leave it overnight. Blend the ingredients without including any water, till it will become a paste. Normally we lose 100 hairs a day, sometimes more, sometimes less. It takes a while before noticing results – as much as four to six weeks. If I stop using onion Juice and start using Castor Oil will my hair continue to grow? So plz do help me by giving ur best idea…. in morning he suggest me to wash head with soap pears n not to use shampoo. If you apply undiluted onion juice you may have burning sensation. Anything I can add to the juice to preserve it for a longer period? It might be that combining them can potentially give you better results, but I cannot be sure as results vary between different people. 4)Somewhere on the web i read applying honey to hair leads to white/grey hair, so is it recommended to use honey? Does that work? Use this liquid as a tonic for the hair. However when trying to find studies about this issue I came across this study which actually had the opposite results. Thanks for your valuable reply, I apply onion juice for the past one month (thrice in a week) but didn’t see any hair growth when i see infront of mirror.But when i touch my scalp i feel some hairs are short and sharp. If I am using daily this onion juice of my can I face any problem. Sometimes you have to try a certain treatment to see if it works for you or not. n which thing is improvement more I don’t know if it’s a good idea, as when you apply the oil on the scalp, the onion juice may not penetrate the scalp (as oil and water don’t mix), so I’m not really sure about it. Henna and Onion Juice For Hair Growth Required Ingredients: 1 tablespoon onion juice; 5 to 6 tablespoon henna; 1 tablespoon olive oil; Black tea (enough to make a paste) Method to follow: Put henna in a bowl, fill black tea to make a smooth paste. Another option is to add rosemary essential oil to the olive oil as rosemary is also known to treat hair loss – see more information here. Castor oil can help though (read my article about castor oil for hair growth). The second step is to treat the symptom itself (hair loss), and there are different methods for that: onion juice, castor oil and rosemary. You can have a look at all the methods in my article on How To Make Your Hair Grow Faster: The Best Natural Ways. Blending castor oil and onion juice gives a doubt boost to your hair growth … We also lose normally about 100 strands everyday, sometimes less, sometimes more. If it doesn’t cause you any skin irritation it’s fine. I mean can i use both juice mix then apply. Will my hair fall off to a bald head. You must make sure to wash it thoroughly with shampoo and water. Thanks. Onion Juice and Henna for reversing Grey Hair. If there is no skin reaction, you can gradually extend the period which you leave it on the scalp. Massaging the scalp should boost up the blood circulation and aid hair growth. been using onion juice with garlic on the alternate days and washing it the same day with Patanjali Aloevera shampoo. 3. it good to use in night? No it doesnt work like that, You are actually wasting it. I lost only about 20 strands in total during and after the wash. After that till my next hairwash I lost only 4 or 5 strands, which is totally amazing. When it says to “rinse it off”, it means you can also use shampoo to get rid of the smell. Onion and Curd Hair Mask: Ingredients: 2 tablespoons of onion juice; 2 tablespoons of curd; Preparation time: 5 minutes. Curry leaves and onion eyebrow bunch: This mask prevents hair greying and provides strength to the weak hair. After the visit to the Dermatologist, I started investing in natural herbs for hair. Hi Vijay, you cannot reduce hair fall to zero. Essential oils can also be used. I don’t know if onion juice works for dandruff. I know how frustrating and confidence-sapping being bald is thats why i took this painstaking mission to reveal to any who wants to try it. Pls reply me quiet detaily . Massaging the scalp should boost up the blood circulation and aid therefore hair growth. You may need to see if there is another underlying reason for your sudden hair fall (see 10 Causes of Hair Loss). Take onions in a grinder and make its paste. hi I am 24 years old man I almost lost my forhead hairs I’ve been using styling Gel (sofn’free) since 2011 to hide my bold now started applying onion juice and honey one and a half month but still no result can I continue using styling Gel after onion juice application, I think you guyz deleted the question i asked dont know whats wrong wit you So can I apply onion juice now and wash it after a hour is it OK. and if you use it daily can you do a mixture of warm and cold water as a substitute for shampoo. Onion juice should be 32 parts. 4) Applying onion juice can cause a skin irritation for some people who have sensitive or dry skin on the scalp. I am 19yrs old… My forehead starts loosing hair and is getting thinner.. If you have a normal scalp and not too oily, I don’t think you need to shampoo before applying the onion juice. The quantity should be small but enough to cover the bald area. or any other side effects ? Mix ¼ cup of onion juice with 1 tablespoon of honey (if more mixture is required, double the amounts). How to make this. Extract the juice out of the onion by either squeezing it or using a juicer. How many days refrigeration. I’m very surprised that after only 2 weeks you’ve seen improvement, as usually it takes much longer. So one of my friend suggested me to use onion juice alternate twice in a day means 6 times in a week.I am started onion theropy before 10 days. Can i mix onion juice with apple vinegar? Are you seeing thickness of the exisity hair or growth of new hairs as well.. Hi Don’t feel embarrassed about onion odor, odor vanishes by simple trick – apply colorless henna on hair and let it sit for 30 minutes or longer. This will not act as fast as the hair rinse, but will provide additional dietary support. But the amount of hair loss day by day is increasing i dont know if its the shampoo or the water(as i am now using Poland spring water to wash my hair and changed my shampoo from selsun to patanjali). I tried rogaine, didn’t work. I can only believe that the hair you lost was about to fall out anyway soon, as we normally lose hair strands everyday. Applying castor and coconut oil every third day and rinsing it with Apple cider vinegar in the morning and mild shampooing. Onion juice can leave a pungent smell on your hair. So it would be better to use half an onion because a whole onion would give you juice for more than one day. According to the research, the participants who applied onion juice did it twice daily for two months and experienced much better hair re-growth rates. Can i wear a shower cap to avoid smell of onion? There are references that mention coconut oil for hair loss. I’m akshay How to Use Peppermint Essential Oil for Hair Growth and How to Use Rosemary for Treating Hair Loss. It’s a matter of experimenting. I stay in a hostel. The very same day before going to bed apply your castrol oil. What you describe happens to many people (as you can see from the comments), and I don’t believe it attributes to the onion juice. castor oil vil suit for my oily hairs? So my question is, in the starting phase of applying onion juice do hair loss increase, or it is just my illusion. And to that you can add onion juice. Method For boiled onion paste. Onion also has anti-bacterial properties, so it helps with scalp infections that might contribute to hair loss. I know that there are natural hair dyes that are based on henna and indigo which you can buy in natural health shops or online. Advertisement. I’m 14, I’ve been facing hairloss for 2 years, this is the third year, for the last two years my hair looked good and I believed it was falling but growing back, but now it’s falling, but not growing back… It looks really thin, and their is some spots that my scalp are visible in them, I feel really bad about my hair will onion juice work for me? Hi I’ve been using onion and garlic juice (overnight) for the last 2 to 3 months but i see no improvement in my hair fall!!! You also need to give enough time for it to work. If i do this everyday do i have to wash my hair with shampoo the next morning too ? Because my hair gets harden up if I’ll using shampoo. Coconut oil with onion is the best or add a little drop of lemon. Apply it all over the hair and scalp. Hi Dear.whats the good way for use onion? I wouldn’t bother with the oil. But no gain. I can only think that the hair you lost was about to fall out anyway soon. It takes time to notice results (and results can vary between different people), and you need to do it for at least 2-3 months, and probably even more. What type of castor oil I used tell me that name plz. (see more about it in my article about 10 reasons for hair loss). Are you appling any oil too or just onion juice?? Its been a month since i started onion juice treatment and there is a significant hair growth. Get all the details in my article on how to use peppermint essential oil for hair growth. I have been also suffering from hair loss n dandrufness since last 2 years,can u tell me wht is reason for hair lossing??? Many nutrients lose their potency during storage and you may not get the same effect as fresh onion juice. Thank you in advance for your feedback. I guess that applying it only twice a week will not give as good results as applying it more frequently, but every person is different and results vary between different people, so it’s hard to tell until you try it. If after a few months you don’t see any improvement, then probably there is no point to continue with it. If however it causes you skin irritation, you can add the other ingredients. Regrowing hair takes time – more than a month. How many times a week did you use the juice? Here are some possible reasons behind what makes this ingredient so effective: Onion juice helps improve hair growth by boosting the level of an antioxidant enzyme catalase. To extract the juice, you can use a food processor, a blender, a grater or a juicer. Onion juice helps by providing nourishment and circulation to the hair follicles. During this phase, the hair might be more noticeable and perhaps appear darker or thicker — but it’s not. Also if we apply olive oil i am able to see hair falling (few trichologists mentioned not to use oil on scalp as it is a natural process to secrete oil (scalp) .. To treat this problem, desalination plants add more chlorine to kill bacteria and then add lime (a calcium compound) to help control the chlorine levels. In any case these methods are not a quick fix, and patience is required. Hii Jenny Hills Add 2 tablespoons of raw honey to 1/4 cup of onion juice and mix until the honey has dissolved. "We must remember polyphenols are one of the largest categories of phytonutrients in food and the highest content of it is found in onions! 5. If the smell doesn’t bother you then there is no problem to rinse it with water. But yes, there are few exceptions. , if mix then what is the ratio? * Wash with gentle shampoo (baby shampoo works well) We began chopping up onions, using a cheese cloth to put the chopped onion, and then squeeze the juice onto my scalp. Does stopping the onion juice treatment again results in hairfall. Don’t heat the juice since it can destroy many of the juice’s potent qualities. If it is too concentrated for you and causes you skin sensitivity, then you can dilute it as suggested in the articles. It’s hard to know what will work best for you as results vary between different people. Hi John, I think it would be wise to try and find the reason for the hair loss, especially at such a young age (see my articles about Causes of Hair Loss). After grinding, separate its juice and mix it with 5-6 drops of coconut oil. A 2002 study attempted to put onion juice’s hair loss science in action. You are one of many, and replying to all the people takes time. Heat 250 ml virgin coconut oil in a pan. For example, you can take 100 grams onion paste for making 800 grams oil. Every person is different, and what works for one person may not work for another one. Believe me I have now begun using the paste almost every other day (with lots of complaints from my … This is the way it was done in the study itself. Can this thicken hair..And How often to apply it…Can it be used on daily basis.. You can apply it daily (or minimum three times a week). hii…i m 26 years age and due to hair fall my scalp is eassily visible i thibk this hair fall due to drinking and smokong please help me out of this Thanks in advance, Hi plz guide me what should I do to grow eyebrows.. My eyebrows are very thin that’s why they looks bad.. Plz tell me.. Thnx. Leaving it for a longer period is up to you, as long as the smell doesn’t bother you and as long as it doesn’t cause you any skin irritation. Just take it out of refrigeration and let it sit for a while. ?please let me know. i m 18 yrs old and have gone a much bald from the left& right side of the scalp but my front & back side of the scalp is totally okay … will onion juice remedy work for me? Hair strengthening and damage reversal. You can apply the onion juice as per the instructions in the article. I’ve been using Rogaine Foam for the last one year and i’ve seen improvement in my hair growth but i wanted to go natural and been using the onion juice from past three months and completely stopped using rogaine. 1. with regard to the two recipes mentioned on this page, i would like to know if they are both for hair regrowth or one for regrowth (just onion juice) and the second one (onion juice +honey) for strengthening the hair. Doing a lots of remedies oiling. I mix onion juice with my coconut oil and a few drops of castor oil, almond oil and moringa oil and leave it on for about an hour and wash off with a herbal shampoo. Is it advisable to apply onion on the afternoon then apply olive oil at night? For example: you can add a few drops of these essential oils to the castor and coconut oil mixture. Benefits of onion for hair: Onion is a natural ingredient which can deal with your all hair problem. Every person is different, and results vary between different people. i noticed i was going bald, i panicked and turned the internet upside down in search of a solution and tried lots of products and wierd things buh none worked. Hiii i am usig onion juice from last 2 weeks i know it takes time to see the result.before that i am regularly using hair oil daily.actually my scalp gets oil even after 1 day from bath and i am not using any oil from last 2 is it better to use oil for me to make hair strong because my scalp get oily even after not using any oil i am using only onion juice. can u suggest that thing. any specific direction for best result. I don’t know. I know it’s difficult to do it twice a day, so I guess that even less than that is better than nothing. We also lose normally about 100 strands everyday, sometimes less, sometimes more. it takes 18 months for the best result. Hi, How can someone preserve onion juice without compromising it’s quality? Also how long to keep the Onion juice on scalp. I want to decide whether to continue or stop this treatment. Currently, there are no commercial products, such as shampoos, that contain onion juice. can i apply onion juice after overnight oiling of my hair….i have to do it becz my mom regularly massage my hair with olive oil to prevent baldness…so i have to massage and in the nxt moring i m applying onion juice for 1 hour untill it gets dry …it reduces my hairfall…is it ok to do both the methods??? Blend until you get a fine pulp. Hi Pamela, The onion juice is not supposed to increase hair fall. Can onion juice help in re-growth under mentioned circumstances?. My hairs have become very thin and all gray. You can also cover it with a shower cap and leave it overnight. The second step is treating the symptom itself (hair loss) and there are several methods you can try: onion juice which is featured in this article, castor oil and rosemary. :/. Wouldn’t it be unhealthy for my hair if i use shampoo everyday ? I don’t believe that applying it only once a week will give you any improvement. Not every remedy works for everyone and results vary between different people. Putting figure on scalp little moment and feeling like some hairs are short and its sharp….To touch. Onion Juice + Egg. I am taking 4- 5 almond ,4- 5 wall nut every morning does I have to add something more in diet.I m having acidity problem too. It’s not a quick fix and patience is required. onion juice regrow hair of androgenetic alopecia {male pattern baldness} patient or not. DEAR ALL, I AM WORKING IN SAUDI ARABIA, IN OUR CAMP ACCOMMODATION THEY PROVIDE STORAGE WATER AND HERE CLIMATE IS TOO MUCH HEAT BEACAUSE OF THIS HOT WATER CAME WHILE BATHING DUE TO THIS I LOSS TOO MUCH HAIRS AND NOW MORE GAPS. my mom want to re gain hairs…. It’s not a quick solution and it may take several months before noticing any results, so you need to be patient. Has anyone found out what the active ingredient is in onions that makes this treatment work? I met cosmetologist who said my follociles r dead go for hair transplanting will onion juice help me to open dead foliciles n regrow hair on my bald head I am 32 yrs old n how many months it takes waiting for ur reply. The only way is to try a certain method for several months and see what results you get. lemon juice. You can also have a look at other methods to encourage hair growth here. or may u suggest any other remedy for hair re gainng ? Last medically reviewed on September 24, 2017, MealPro are a company who deliver premade meals to a person's door. Yes you can, but I would do a skin patch test to make sure there is no skin irritation. are they effective ? Side effects can occurs if you are allergic to any of the substances. Even after oiling my hair there is drastically hair fall. 2. There is no solution that fits all, and it might be that in your case it doesn’t work. I know it’s hard to be patience as we all want quick results, but I remember reading that even with Minoxidil/Rogaine you need to wait several months to assess your condition and see if the method improved the situation or not. I couldn’t find information from the research as to what happens when you stop applying it, and I guess the hair fall will continue as it’s not a permanent solution. Almost 74 percent of participants had some hair regrowth after 4 weeks, and at 6 weeks about 87 percent experienced hair regrowth. Thanks for replying back so fast. Here’s our process. please answer ASAP If you read comments of others readers you will see that some of them complained that they have noticed hair loss after applying the onion juice. I know that applying it so frequently will not be possible for most of the people, so you need to apply it at least 3 times a week, preferably more. We also lose normally about 100 strands everyday, sometimes less, sometimes more. BUT I HAS GOT 40 YEARS OLD MAN BALDNESS. I haven’t tried them as I don’t dye my hair, but I think it worth giving them a try. Nutrients in the onion juice applied to the hair may nourish the hair follicles, which might increase volume, shine, and improve hair strength. What should you suggest me. Cover and maintain it aside for 6 to 10 hours for the dye to relieve. I consult doctor. Most of us are well aware of the benefits of onion juice for hair growth but most of us do not know that honey can make… It will work? Don’t waste your money or time on nonsence. Past 7 yrs have losing quite some good amount of hair it has become very thin. I’m facing hair fall problem. Procedure: Mix the two well to make a paste. You can combine onion juice with other methods to regrow your hair faster (see the method in my article How To Make Your Hair Grow Faster: The Best Natural Ways). Can i oil my hair at night and leave it whole night and apply onion juice in the morning? I see that you give a good advise to people here on helping to prevent hair loss & re-growth hair. 1) If I will do onion juice massage process twice a day then there is any need to use regular oil for hairs (mean i m using daily coconut oil for saving hairs from dryness) ? Hello thanks Jenny for taking out time to reply. n how shoud i wash the hairs after applying onion juice.i apply it daily 2 times. Take some coconut oil in a non-stick pan and gently heat it on low flame. Too much massaging (unlike gentle massage) may definitely cause hair loss. As for your question – I’m not familiar with these capsules but from what I’ve seen these are just a capsules of vitamin E oil. Onion juice hair growth success is sure shot when it is used regularly in … To be sure that onion juice does not cause significant irritation, doing a patch test before applying the liquid to the whole scalp may be useful. Blend these pieces together, add water for a seamless blend. i used several things,oils & medicines but no use of it. Thanks a ton. I’ve seen several references about ginger for hair loss. Allow the mixture to cool completely. You can use both methods, but when using olive oil, you can mix with it castor oil which is known to treat hair loss – see more information in my article about How Castor Oil Can Improve and Regrow Your Hair. As your hair is oily it is important to avoid overusing castor oil. Can u please give me details bro? Any medical information published on this website is not intended as a substitute for informed medical advice and you should not take any action before consulting with a healthcare professional, Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine. Hi jenny.. Researchers found that hair growth started after 2 weeks of using onion juice, which was applied to the scalp twice daily. Add the onion juice/paste in the oil and mix well for 1-2 minutes. I guess that if you see some improvement in the hair growth, you will need to continue with the onion juice application, but perhaps you can reduce the frequency just to maintain the results. Parallel to tackling this issue you can try onion juice (massage the juice into your scalp or cover the bald patches and leave on for at least 15 minutes (longer if you can tolerate the smell) and then wash out using a mild shampoo). You can make a larger amount and keep it for a short time in the fridge in an air tight container (maximum 3-4 days) but it’s best to use fresh onion juice. I am 39 years old now and facing hair fall. It says applie once a week. My question is, will it be beneficial if I apply Onion Juice in her hair which have oil already? I have a detailed article about the benefits of vitamin E for face, hair and health which you can read HERE. It is loaded with extra shot of Vitamin K, B1, B2 and B5. HOW I MAKE & USE ONION + GINGER JUICE: There are a lot of ways the juice can be extracted from onion & ginger but this is the most suitable way for me and this way I get most out of the onion & ginger plus I don’t have wastage as I use the remnant to cook soup. Doctor prescribed me viviscal lotion but its also not work plz help. Read on to find out how and why it works. Make a fine paste of both the ingredients and apply this mixture to the hair roots. Onion’s potential as a potent home remedy for hair loss has also been studied scientifically. and do you have personal results you can share with us? Am facing hairfall prblm severely in the past few months.But no bald yet.recently clean shaven my head for some reason.can I apply onion juice directly on my head now? If there is skin irritation, you can mix it with honey as suggested in the recipe. If you apply onion juice often and need to shampoo your hair frequently, you can use mild shampoo such as baby shampoo. 5)Could you please suggest a shampoo name that is best to use, yes i have read all your comments above(baby shampoo/mild shampoo), but can u please suggest a particular shampoo name that will help during this process.. that too i have dandruff, what process along with this is recommended. Apply the juice to the scalp or the hair roots. If irritation develops, it is best not to apply the juice to the scalp. From sources I’ve looked at, big onions are suitable as well. Jenny, Many thanks, you are a gem. I’ve hair fall since one year i go to doctor he says its because of inheritance i’m 18y old 1)I am using only onion juice without any oil,honey or lemon and my scalp is should i use onion juice or i need to mix some oil or honey for better result? As for the second question – According to Mayo Clinic, shaving hair doesn’t change its thickness, color or rate of growth. I don’t know but I don’t think it’s a good idea. My forehead is getting bigger rapidly. Rinsing with water only will not completely remove the smell. Do it for several times and see how you go. For more methods to encourage hair growth please refer to this article. Can We Mix Both Onion Juice aloe vera ….? * twice daily (yes, I said 2x’s a day) Morning and night for 1 month. Everyone is different and results vary between different people. Let the paste settle in for about 30 minutes and wash it off with cold water. If you don’t see any improvement, discontinue with the treatment. Hi….I m 20 years old…and I have dandruff problem from last 4 years….my hair started falling ( as I have dandruff) and getting thinner day by day ….bald patches become visible ….suggest me something good, You can find suggestions on how to treat dandruff in my previous articles: anyone tell about how to control hair fall in arab countries also onion juice will effect in gulf countries to regrow hair. There are of course other reasons that can contribute to hair loss, such as hormonal changes, heredity, excessive stress, nutritional deficiencies and more (see more about it here).