What neutralizes the smell of onions? With the baking soda, try adding a few drops of vanilla, a few teaspoons of your favorite spices such as cinnamon or clove, some essential oils, or a few slices of lemon. The baking soda will still eliminate the smell and the extra ingredients will replace the smell of onion with a fabulous new fragrance.
How long does it take for the onion smell to go away? The smell of most types of onions can stay on your skin long after cutting or crushing them, any time from an hour to two days. Your body needs to metabolize the compounds for the smell to go away by itself.
How do you get onion and garlic smell out of your house? – Place bowls of baking soda around your kitchen. You can also boil the baking soda and let it simmer for some time. Yes, especially wooden ones, they tend to absorb cooking smells especially of onions and garlic. Soak your cutting board overnight to get rid of the smells, and don’t forget to dry it out after.
How do you get rid of onion smell fast? If you want a much faster way of getting rid of that smell, skip the soap and rub your hands with a spoon. You can actually use any stainless stainless steel object: spoons, forks, your sink. Just hold your hands under cold running water while rubbing the object for 10 seconds. The smell slips off almost like magic.