How Can I Avoid Tears When Peeling Onions?

Answer Onions come in a variety of shapes, sizes and colors, with flavors ranging from sweet to spicy. Chopped or sliced, raw or cooked, onions are used in everything from salads to roasts by different cu... Read More »

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How to Chop Onions Without Tears?

Chopping onions without crying!Why do onions make you cry, and how can you prevent it from happening? Onions are made up of a tunic of outer leaves (the brown layer), scales (the white firm juicy e... Read More »

Do you have any tricks for slicing onions without all the tears?

Running water helps some..but increases the chance of slicing yourself with the onion.I like to soak it in cold water for an hour or so before I cut them instead. Ever since I got maced cutting an... Read More »

Peeling onions and chopping them really hurt my eyes,what can i do to stop this.?

Wear glasses or light sunglasses. Or chop them underwater*- yes, it is possible.*that's the onions underwater, not you!

How to Avoid Peeling Skin?

No one wants peeling skin. It brings discomfort and makes for an awkward appearance. If you have peeling skin, it is likely due to skin damage, such as a sunburn, infection or severe dryness. While... Read More »