Herbal Hair Treatment

Hair telling how healthy you are!

As of December 2009, approximately 35 million men and 21 million women in US suffer from hair loss 1 (called Alopecia in medical term.) Normally, everyone loses 50-100 hairs in daily. Also, approximately 100,000 hairs on our head are in different stages of growth. If the number of hairs lost more than number of new hairs growing, Alopecia becomes noticeable 2.

5 common forms of hair loss

What might be telling you?

Going Grey Early Age: mostly coming from genetic, so if parents grayed early. It’s likely you will too

Having Iron or Protein Deficiency: coming from malnutrition forces the body to conserve protein by shutting down hair growth

Thyroid Disease: showing up as increased hair loss

Dandruff: an inflammatory condition of the scalp  that causes redness and flaking in the areas of the skin

Genetic Link: DihydroTestosterone (DHT) is the main cause of Pattern Baldness

Source: What your hair is telling you about your health, Sally Wadyka, MSN Health & Fitness

www.health.msn.com

www.surviving-hairloss.com


  1. Hair Loss Learning Center, www.hairlosslearningcenter.org/content/cures/hairloss.asp
  2. Statistical Information on Hair Loss, Michelle Kulas, www.ehow.com

 

Hair Growth

The Important Part: Sebaceous Gland

The sebaceous glands produces sebum for

  • Protecting hair from becoming dry
  • Preventing hair from brittle and cracked
  • To inhibits growth of microorganism on the skin

However, STRESS and DHT stimulate the glands to overproduce sebum cause oily scalp leading to hair loss generally.


image credit: http://training.seer.cancer.gov

Anagen Phase

Anagen Phase (Growing Phase)
80-90% of hair on scalp which will have:

  • Grow continuously for 3 - 7 years at the rate of 1/2 inch a month
  • Blood Supply to provide nutrients and minerals to hair
  • Hair Bulb to produce hair pigment
Catagen Phase

Catagen Phase (Transitional Phase)
2-3% of hair on scalp which will have:

  • Last for 2-4 weeks
  • Hair detached from the blood supply which will slowly shrink to about 1/6 its size
  • Hair Bulb stops producing the color pigment
Telogen Phase

Telogen Phase (Resting Phase)
10-15% of hair on scalp which will have:

  • Last for 3 months before hair falls out
  • 50-100 hairs will shed in daily
  • New hair follicle supposes to emerge

Have you ever known?

Side Effect of Minoxidil & Finasteride

 

side effect minoxidil and finasteride
He Shou Wu

Main Ingredient - He Shou Wu

“The Hospital of Prevention and Therapeutics in Shashi, Huben Province, PRC reported a study in which 882 patients took He Shou Wu for hair loss. After 3 months 630 patients reported significant hair regrowth. After 6 months all but 48 patients reported some regrowth.” (Acupuncture and Electro-Therapeutics Research International Journal, Vol. 6, 1981, pp 19-31.)

  • Help to maintain youthful levels of SOD (Superoxide Dismutase) - the much more powerful than any other antioxidant
  • Enhance the proliferation of blood producing cells and support blood flow
  • Rich of Zinc than other of most herbs to support growth and development of life

Magic Root Herbal Hair Tonic

Active Ingredient:
He Shou Wu: To generate hair growth

Benefits: Help to grow the hair by strengthen the hair root and improve blood vessel quality to having good circulation on scalp.
How to use: Apply magic root hair tonic day and night (recommend to use Herballies Shampoo washing hair and dry blow before apply at night) in 5 areas: front-middle-back-left-right side. Massage on the scalp for 2 min. to ensure the tonic spread throughout the scalp.

Herballies Herbal Shampoo

Active Ingredient:
He Shou Wu: To generate hair growth

Benefits: Help to reduce falling hair within 3 weeks and oil control 24 hrs.
How to use: Apply Herballies Shampoo once a day recommended morning time then rinse well. Dry blow.

Magic Root reduce DHT leading hair cycle intact