Why among all medicinal fruits and vegetables doctors distinguish it onions? Even annoyed, really can not recommend a hair tonic something more appropriate and pleasant smell? You may be surprised, but just the aroma and evidence of the exceptional benefits of onions for the health of hair follicles.
Peculiar smell of onions is caused by the presence in its composition of large amounts of sulfur - a very rare and useful for hair chemical element. No other food product is not as much sulfur as in bulb onions.
Sulfur is involved in the process of collagen synthesis, so necessary for the strength, elasticity, and smoothness of our hair. This mineral is generally not produced by the body, but if a person eats a full and varied, sulfur deficiency should arise. This condition is manifested by dryness and peeling of the skin, and section hair loss, brittle nails, general weakness, and fatigue.
In addition to sulfur, onions contain live natural keratin, and this is another argument to use onion juice locally, that is, to put fresh directly on the hair roots. Keratin is included in most restorative shampoos, but where is the guarantee that the rest of the components are useful, or at least safe for the hair? But using pure onion juice, you will only get the benefit.
Onion juice helps with hair loss from any cause: age, hormonal, genetic, toxic. Subject to regular and long-term (minimum 3 months) treatment of hair grow even in completely bald men.
Recipes masks for hair treatment based on onions:- Before proceeding to the bow hair treatment, it is necessary to consider some nuances of this technique:
Make onion mask from time to time, once a week or several times a month does not make sense. So you only get a couple of hours messing around and tears, and then a couple of days memorable and does not wash off "flavor." It needs to be treated every day for at minimum2 months;
The smell of onions from the hair is enhanced when wet: it costs you much sweat or caught in the rain, he would be shown, even if the dry hair does not smell;
Onion paste, applied to the hair, leaving behind a much more powerful and long-lasting flavor, rather than carefully squeezed juice;
Masks on the basis of a bow, regardless of the whole, can not be kept on the hair longer than 30 minutes in order to avoid irritation or burning of the skin surface.
Now give recipes based on onions and onion juice: Basic mask hair loss with onion juice. First of all hold a small towel over the steam, so that it is warmed up and gained moisture, wrap the head, that the pores open, and the juice is better absorbed, and in this way to cook Start a mask. Peel one large or a few small onions, cut into small slices, scroll through a meat grinder or chop the blender, strain through a folded in several layers of cheesecloth. Remove the towel, gently apply the juice on the hair roots, gently massage, wrap a towel around your head, wait 30 minutes and rinse hair with clean water.
Mask of onion and capsicum tincture. The procedure is the same as in the previous recipe, just before applying onion juice on the hair, you want to add one full dropper of tincture of fiery cayenne pepper. Cook this drug can be yourself (read about it below) and can be purchased at the pharmacy, price - 15 rubles. The tincture has a strong stimulating effect on the hair follicles, so this mask is suitable even for the treatment of complete baldness, and not only from thinning and hair loss.
Mask from alopecia and dandruff with onion and garlic. Hair loss is very often associated with dandruff and seborrhea. If you have a weakened oily hair with dandruff, frequent shampooing does not help, but rather exacerbate the problem. Try a mask from the onions and garlic: one average head of onion garlic zhu bochka take 2 to scroll through a meat grinder and apply the resulting slurry on the roots of the hair for 30 minutes and then rinse thoroughly with clean water. Volatile - natural antibiotics, which are rich in onions and garlic, excellent job with the fungus that causes dandruff.
Nourishing hair mask with onions, honey, and eggs. One of the main causes of hair loss is the lack of vitamins. Try to solve this problem with a nourishing mask on the basis of onions, honey, and eggs. One small bulb scroll through a meat grinder, mix with three tablespoons of liquid, slightly warmed honey, and one raw egg. The resulting mass is put on the hair roots with light massaging movements, leave for 30 minutes and rinse with the help of baby shampoo - just like honey in the hair does not come down. Use this mask can be no more than twice a week, the other days limit to bow, to avoid overloading the hair.
The mask for dry hair with coconut oil, onions, and beer. If the hair loss you accompanied by dry, brittle, itching and tips section can be 2-3 times a week to do such a mask: two small onions grind in a meat grinder, add a tablespoon of coconut oil (suitable as burdock and castor) and half a cup of fresh, unpasteurized beer. The resulting mass is put on the roots of the hair, gently rub, wrap head with a towel, wait 30 minutes and rinse with a mild shampoo.
Mince two onions, fold in a half-liter glass jar with a screw cap, add up to the top rum or brandy, close and clean in a dark, cool place for 7 days. Every day, shake the infusion. Then strain and Apply to the hair roots and the entire length of 10 minutes before each wash head.
How to get rid of the smell?
You just have to decide for yourself what is more important: nice smell or have healthy hair? Of course, the smell is, and he can not escape, but the onion helps to combat hair loss better than any other means, and if you are really concerned about severe hair loss, do not wait until they do fall out and begin treatment. With a particular scent can be managed if you know some tricks.
Partially or completely neutralize the smell of onions from the hair in three ways:
The addition of aromatic oils - drip into the mask a few drops of essential oil of lavender, orange, cinnamon, nutmeg, rosemary or sage. So you both will be of use to hair and score the onion smell;
Using cosmetic clay - immediately after rinsing onion masks are also half an hour put on the head of a paste of white, blue or pink clay. It absorbs the strong flavor of onions, you will only have to rinse hair completely;
Rinsing solution of apple vinegar - pour into clean cool water basin and add 9% strength apple vinegar rate of 1 tablespoon per 1 liter. After onion mask rinses hair in this solution for at least five minutes and rinse it with water.