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What are ways to get rid of onion breath?

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Fresh parsley, citrus peels and lemon juice all work to combat onion breath. Proper oral hygiene, including flossing, brushing and using mouthwash after eating onions is also helpful.

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What are ways to get rid of onion breath?
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Fresh sprigs of parsley sweeten the breath, which helps to eliminate the onion odor. After eating onions, chew on a fresh sprig or two to lessen the odor. Couple lemon juice with equal parts cool water and make sure to swish it around well in the mouth similar to using a mouthwash. Citrus peels have a strong scent and flavor, which helps them to overpower the scent and flavor of an onion.

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