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How to reduce PGD2 in the scalp

Androgenic alopecia (AGA), also called male-pattern baldness, is the most common form of hair loss and has been associated with other dysfunctions such as coronary heart disease and an enlarged prostate. It seems that PGD2 prevents the hair follicles from maturing There have been numerous studies concerning androgenic alopecia but more data is needed to […]

MSM (Sulfur) for hair growth: how does it work?

MSM (methylsulfonylmethane) is a colorless chemical compound derived from sulfur, a nutritional mineral which occurs naturally in many types of food and drink. It is also available as a dietary supplement and can be purchased over the counter. Due to the sulfur in its chemical makeup, MSM has a number of health benefits, including anti-inflammatory […]

Can L. Reuteri ATCC PTA 6475 Gut Bacteria Really Increase Hair Growth by 1200%?!

The Murine Model used in research (based on mouse and rat subjects) has been both disparaged and lauded by many. The naysayers have seen (unrelated) results that don’t transfer well to humans; the supporters point to other (unrelated) studies where the results integrated perfectly. The Murine Model is extremely useful in research or else it […]

Topical Zinc Thymulin for hair loss: worth it?

Thymulin is a nonapeptide hormone that is produced inside the skin cells. The activity of the hormone is reliant on the mineral and metal Zinc, which is why it is referred to as Zinc Thymulin. Clinical applications of this hormone are being studied based on how it is able to suppress T-cells. It is not […]

Blocking/Reducing CXXC5 in the Scalp: the Cure for Hair Loss?

Male pattern baldness and female pattern hair loss are the two most common and genetic forms of hair loss globally. These conditions will affect roughly 50% of men by the time they are 50, and approximately 50% of women by the time they are aged 65 (1). As we know, current hair loss medications and […]

Redensyl for Hair Loss: Is This The Next Big Thing?

Redensyl may become a big player in hair loss treatments. Click here to read the key facts. Manufacturers of Redensyl based products claim it’s more effective than Minoxidil. Redensyl contains DHQG, which helps protect stem cells in the hair follicle, which may help increase the hair growth phase. Redensyl contains EGCG-glucoside, which may help reduce […]

Ramatroban for hair loss: everything you need to know

Click here to read the quick summary to this article. Ramatroban is an allergy medicine used to treat hayfever. However, hair loss research has shown it’s a GPR44 antagonist. GPR44 is a PGD2 receptor. It seems to limit hair growth. Researchers have discovered that PGD2 is found at higher levels in balding scalps. Reducing PGD2 […]

FGF9 for Hair Loss: How it Works and How You Can Use It

FGF9 may well be the cure for hair loss. Read this article to learn why and see how you can use it. Quick facts FGF9 is the short name for Fibroplast Growth Factor 9. It’s application may well be the most important discovery in the treatment of hair loss. Here’s why… FGF9 is used by […]