(The Best Years in Life) Recently, it was announced that European researchers had discovered a breakthrough cure for gray and thinning hair: a topical application of a sun-activated compound called PC-KUS (a modified pseudocatalase). However, the researchers may be a few hundred years late with their discovery since onion juice (which contains natural catalase) has been used as a remedy for thin and graying hair for ages.
The researchers "new" breakthrough appears to be the rediscovery of a remedy for gray hair and baldness that herbalists have known for centuries: Onion juice. Hundreds of years ago, famed herbalist John Gerard (1545-1612) wrote: "the juyce of onions annointed upon a bald head in the sun bringeth the hair againe very speedily." Today, many herbalists recommend onion juice either singly or in combination with other natural items as a remedy for gray and thinning hair. Read More.