Active Ingredients That Help With Hair Growth

Active ingredients that help with Hair Growth

Some Efficient Active Ingredients That You May Consider Adding Into Your Hair Growth Products Formulation.

Hair loss, gray hair and other scalp health problems are now plaguing more and more urbanites. In this sense, it is no longer “patented” to the middle-aged people but appearing as a trend among the youths, sweeping through a group born in the post-90s and post-00s era. Some experts said that although genetics is the main internal cause of hair loss, modern lifestyles, such as high mental stress, poor sleep quality, and frequent staying up late, have accelerated the appearance of hair loss among young and middle-aged people.  Do you smell the business opportunity over here? Wondering how to start a good marketing story for your hair growth product? Let’s discover what are the good ingredients for your product formula and marketing plan.

1. Red Clover Extract (Trifolium Pratense (Clover) Flower Extract)

Besides promoting hair growth, rosemary leaf extract helps prevent premature greying of hair

Red Clover Extract Biochanin A is a powerful flavonoid extracted from Red Clover. It strengthens the hair follicles and supports hair growth. It also makes the hair strong by preventing dandruff and scalp irritations. The use of it softens the hair and adds volume and luster to the hair. It also makes the hair more manageable and well known for its content of isoflavones which are phytohormones that support anti-aging and skin soothing activities. Red Clover has long been used to treat irritating skin conditions. It helps boosts circulation which in turn speeds up the body’s natural elimination process that helps to clear skin conditions by moving the waste that builds up beneath the skin’s surface. The sugars and proteins also have moisturizing effects and are among popular herbs to obtain healthy, glowing skin.

2. Niacinamide

A form of Vitamin B-3 helps with hair growth

Niacinamide is a form of vitamin B-3, an essential nutrient. It’s also one of the more stable active ingredients in skincare, with a pH around neutral. Niacinamide is found to protect the hair from free radicals and prevent oxidative stress. It also concurrently rebuilds healthy skin cells while also protecting them from damage caused by ultraviolet rays. Niacinamide able to help boosting circulation hence it plays an important role hair growth. It able to enhances the appearance and feel of hair, by increasing body, suppleness, sheen. It also improves the texture that has been physically/chemically damaged by helping to build Keratin.

3. Hibiscus Extract (Hibiscus Sabdariffa Flower Extract)

Amino Acids in hibiscus helps in promoting hair growth

Also known as Roselle, Hibiscus is one of the most renowned herbs for promoting hair growth. Hibiscus flowers contain amino acids that provide Nutrient to the hair which help in promoting hair growth. These amino acids produce a special kind of structural protein called keratin, which is the building block of hair which led to lesser prone to breakage. improve the overall thickness of hair strands and makes hair more manageable. Hibiscus is able to reduce the oil secretion by the glands of the scalp. Using hibiscus leaves for hair maintains the pH balance in addition to providing an overall soothing effect which helps in treating dandruff and itchy scalp.

4. Onion Bulb Extract (Allium Cepa (Onion) Bulb Extract.) 

Helps preventing hair loss and promoting hair growth. The sulfur from onions also help keeps our pores clean, prevents breakouts and promote collagen production. In turn, collagen helps the production of healthy skin cells and hair growth.  Onion Bulb Extract has anti-bacterial properties, which may help fight scalp infections. It visibly draws out the dirt, bacteria, and oil from the skin which prevent acne and help reduce appearance of dandruff. Nutrients in the Onion Extract nourish the hair follicles, which might increase volume, shine, and improve hair strength. The extra nutrition may also minimize breakages and thinning. Onions have anti-bacterial properties, which may fight scalp infections. Besides, onions also contain antioxidants properties whereby it helps to protect the body from free radicals and reduce damage to the hair follicles. 

5. Rosemary Leaf Extract (Rosmarinus Officinalis Leaf Extract)

Beyond stimulating hair growth, rosemary essential oil is also used to prevent premature greying and dandruff. It may also help dry or itchy scalp. The vitamins and fatty acids present in rosemary extract helps keep the skin hydrated and acts as a catalyst for healing. The fatty acids present in the extract improve the elasticity of the skin with vitamin A, helps damaged skin in regeneration, and keeping inflammation at bay. It also has antimicrobial and antiseptic qualities which made it beneficial in the effort to eliminate eczema, dermatitis, oily skin, and acne. Rosemary contains iron, calcium, and phytonutrients. These nutrients in rosemary can protect skin cells from damage caused by the sun and free radicals.

6. Arginine 

The arginine amino acid is huge for hair growth as it stimulates blood circulation around your hair follicles which helps all the nutrients that your body produces and digests be transported to your scalp. When blood is circulating well, you’ll have a much better hair growth environment.

Arginine is also known to boost immune system activity to protect against your hair from the detrimental effect of bleaching and coloring.

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