Although it contains nutrients, Shallot water is not always good for hair health

Suara.com – Some time ago, rapper Cardi B shared a ‘recipe’ to make his hair shiny and healthy, namely washing it with boiled onion water.

The last two shampoos, I boiled the onion and used the water to wash my hair,” Cardi B wrote on Instagram last week.

Some experts say that the nature of onion can help maintain and improve the health of the scalp and hair.

However, adapting The Healthsite, onions also have high sulfur content. These ingredients can irritate the scalp.

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Onion water is not always good for hair

Illustration of red onion (pixabay/Suanpa)

When onion juice hits the scalp it can act as an irritant, which means it can be irritating. This will improve blood circulation, but only temporarily.

The effects can cause itching, burning, or even a rash. This condition can be dangerous because it increases hair loss.

If not rinsed properly, will cause hypersensitivity. Excessive use of it several times a week can make the scalp more sensitive and exacerbate hair loss.

The advantage of onion water will also absorb natural moisture and oil from the skin of the oala, which can make it dry.

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Onion water is not recommended for people who are prone to allergies, suffer from psoriasis, or eczema.

A more holistic approach to hair and scalp care, such as a balanced diet, hydrating the body, getting regular sleep, and practicing regular hair care will lead to healthier hair.


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