|Vitamin B6 is a water-soluble vitamin that exists
in three major chemical forms: pyridoxine, pyridoxal, and pyridoxamine.
It performs a wide variety of functions in your body and is essential for
your good health and hair growth. For example, vitamin B6 is needed for
more than 100 enzymes involved in protein metabolism. It is also essential
for red blood cell metabolism. The nervous and immune systems need vitamin
B6 to function efficiently, and it is also needed for the conversion of
tryptophan to niacin.
Biotin is part of the Vitamin B complex
and is a vitamin supplement necessary for healthy hair, scalp and nails.
Biotin will help with the condition of the hair and the scalp as well. Simply
put...Biotin is Hair Food.
Magnesium is an essential mineral
and plays an important role in energy metabolism, protein synthesis, neuromuscular
transmission bone structure and hair growth.
Zinc is necessary
for a healthy immune system, and is also of use in fighting skin problems
such as acne, boils and sore throats. It is further needed for cell division,
and is needed by the tissue of the hair, nails and skin to be in top form.
Zinc is further used in the growth and maintenance of muscles.
Saw Palmetto acts by lowering DHT in the body and by blocking 5 alpha-reductase.
Saw palmetto blocks the receptor sites on cell membranes that are required
for the absorption of DHT. Since Saw palmetto blocks the use of dihydrotestosterone
(DHT) which is a similar causative factor in Androgenetic Alopecia, it is
a powerful herb in this hair growth formulation.
blocks 2 enzymes, 5a-reductase, which makes the dihydrotestosterone (DHT)
and aromatase enzyme, which makes estrogens. Studies showed that nettle
root extract was effective in inhibiting these 2 enzymes which was a leading
cause of hair loss.
Gotu Kola is related to the and supports
the integrity of hair growth, collagen and skin. It can help heal minor
wounds and skin irritations, help ensure blood vessel integrity, and promote
circulation throughout the body, including to the brain. A long-standing
tonic rejuvenator, it is said to help concentration and memory.
Pumpkin (Cucurbita Maxima) The oil extract from pumpkin seeds is
also a natural hair loss remedy that is believed to affect levels of testosterone
in the body. The beneficial effects of pumpkin seed extract as a hair loss
solution are still under investigation. It is thought that the extract affects
the androgen levels of diseases and therefore may have an influence on the
androgens that are responsible for hair loss.
Formerly Siberian Ginseng, (Glandular) is a member of the ginseng family,
though it is of a different genus than other popular ginsengs such as the
Panax variety. Along with other ginsengs, it has a long history of being
used to help restore concentration, increase energy and promote healthy
hair and nail growth.
Uva-Ursi soothes, strengthens, and
tightens irritated & inflamed tissues. The herb neutralizes acidity
in the urine, increasing urine flow, therefore reducing bloating & water
retention, making it beneficial for hair growth.
plays an important role in energy metabolism, protein synthesis, neuromuscular
transmission bone structure and hair growth for both men and women. Also
help with stress management, nervous system stimulation, virility, and overall