How to use onion juice for healthy skin

Onion helps in cleansing our blood, thereby preventing the chances of developing a number of skin issues.

Onions

Raw onion juice can help make your skin healthy and glowing. It can reduce dark spots and pigmentation of your skin as well as treat acne.

Being rich in quercetin, one of the most powerful antioxidants, onions can keep your skin wrinkle-free.

Furthermore, the vitamins and sulfur in them protect the skin from harmful free radicals, while keeping it supple and smooth.

Aside these "bad" characteristics, onion can solve your beauty needs.

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What you need

Method

Cut a fresh, medium-sized onion into small pieces and juice them up.

Dip a cotton ball into it and apply all over your skin.

This practice can boost the flow of blood throughout skin cells significantly, which eventually gives a wrinkle-free, firmer and young-looking skin with a better texture.

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What you need

Method

Massage your face with some fresh onion juice or prepare a onion face pack to fight off the acne-causing bacteria efficiently.

Take one tablespoon of onion juice and add one tablespoon of olive oil or almond oil to it.

Blend well and apply on your skin. After 15 minutes, wash off with cold water.

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What you need

Method

  • Mix 1 tablespoon of fresh onion juice with one tablespoon of plain yogurt.
  • Add 4 to 5 drops of lavender oil to the mixture.
  • Massage your face with it in gentle circular motion by using your fingertips.

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