A VSP eye doctor explains why onions make your eyes burn when you slice and
dice them and provides seven ways you can cut onions without getting weepy.
Have you ever wondered why do onions bring tears to our eyes when we cut
them? ... But the moment your knife touches the onion, your eyes start burning
Onions can't make you cry if the chemicals from them never reach your eyes. ...
The sulfuric acid burns, stimulating your eyes to release more tears to wash the ...
Nov 5, 2010 ... Tears in the eyes are regulated by the lachrymal gland, which is situated ... such
as the above syn-propanethial-S-oxide, which gives a burning ... Best Ways to
Stop Onions From Making Your Eyes Water .... I do not know why.
Onions produce the chemical irritant known as syn-propanethial-S-oxide. It
stimulates the eyes' lachrymal glands so they release tears. Scientists used to
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Feb 9, 2013 ... I'm here because my eyes are now burning. Walked ... Why do we feel pain ... I
like how you add humor to your videos, I loled so hard at 1:23.
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Sep 26, 2011 ... Common in cuisine from all around the globe, onions are world renowned for
their abi... ... of onions! AAHHH IT BURNS O; ... And so making the skin under
your eyes wet will reduce the amount of gas that reaches your eyes?
It turns out when you cut an onion, it releases a gas called, ready for this,
Propanethiol ... The next best thing your eyes can do is to make tears to protect
the eyes. ... I've heard some have had luck burning a candle near the chopping
Apr 18, 2013 ... To do this torture experiment, I carefully diced all-purpose yellow onions
according ... About ten seconds later, stinging tears joined my burning eyes. ...
Verdict: Useless, unless your goal is just to mask the onion smell in your ...
Jun 24, 2012 ... Do you know why they make your eyes water, though? ... That chopping
jalapenos with your bare hands make your hands burn so, so badly ...