ONION TEA: This super effective for treating colds, gives immunity boosts and prevent ailments.
DIRECTION: Cut onions, boil it in water and drink juice. you can also ad ginger for taste.
2.Relieves ear ache: heat up onion, extract juice and pour a few drops into infected ear
3. Cough/Cold/Flu: Chop a large onion into pieces and place it in a pot , add some drinking water to it and bring to a boil at high heat and then simmer for about 15-20 minutes, remove pot from heat and allow broth to cool completely, then pour into a colander to strain out onion pieces then drink quarter to half cup at intervals of 3 times daily
(B)Dice one large onion into very small pieces and place into a metal sieve over a large bowl, use a wooden spoon to press on it , allowing the juice to seep into the bowl below, mix equal part of onion juice and honey in a sealable container, eg a glass jar with lid and allow to sit for at least 4 hours for both to combine properly, take a teaspoon of the mixture twice daily
(C) Before you go to bed , cut an onion bulb into quarters and leave it on a plate on your bed side table or at the foot of the bed
4.Chest infections:Chop and lightly saute1-2 onions in a small amount of water for 4-5 minutes, carefully drain the cooked onions and their juice into an old dish towel, fold the sides of the old dish towel into the center to make a square poultice, being careful to not make it too hot,apply the poultice to your chest and leave in place for 20 minutes. Bundle yourself up with blankets while you rest. it is common for some productive coughing to occur after the onion poultice as mucus is being cleared from the lungs
place onion in oven at 450F, let it be for 15 minutes or until it becomes soft, take out onion and once it’s cool, cut in half and squeeze the juice into a small bowl or you can strain juice once and using a medicinal dropper, pour a few drops of the juice into infected ear
5.Eradicates infection and hydrates the body: sleep with onions underneath your feet, placing them in your socks.
6. Tooth decay: Eat raw, Though it may cause bad breath , hence wash your mouth thoroughly after its consumption
7.Improves sexual health: Take onion juice with honey as it increases fertility in men
8. Prevent skin from premature aging:onion mask does the trick
Put 2 tablespoon of gram flour,1 and half tablespoon of onion juice(freshly extracted),add half teaspoon of milk, a pinch of nutmeg. and this mask will not add glow to your skin but also exfoliates.
9. To remove dark skin spots(Melasma) from skin: just mix onion juice(obtained by chopping and then squeezing with an equal amount of apple cider vinegar and apply on skin twice daily.
10.Dandruff remover: It kills the bacteria that promotes the growth of dandruff and also treats other scalp infections, acts as a wonderful hair conditioner.
Just crush half an onion and make a paste (after adding water) and apply to scalp, leave it on for 20 minutes and rinse with water.
11. Eliminate head Lice: Grind 4 to 5 onions to make a paste, transfer paste to a sieve and press with a spoon to extract the juice. now Massage your head with the juice and then cover head with a shower cap for about 2 hours, shampoo hair with lukewarm water, dry your hair using a nit comb, remove the head lice. Repeat treatment daily for 3 consecutive days, then once a week for 2 months.
12.Treat stings/bites: Just place an onion slice on your sting bite, the Anti-inflammatory properties of the onion will help in reducing the burn,itchiness and swellings caused by the insect bite