Spearmint Tea for Hair Growth: Effects & Benefits

Spearmint tea healthy hair

While spearmint is a delicious addition to foods and beverages, new research has shown it’s also a powerful anti-androgen. For men with Male-Pattern Baldness (MPB), this may prove to be a new and effective natural hair loss treatment. In this article, I’m going to explain spearmint’s role in the treatment of hair loss. This will …

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Can Glutamine Deficiency Cause Hair Loss?

Glutamine is one of the most misunderstood amino acids, but also one that may be necessary for healthy hair growth. In this article, I’m going to discuss the implications of glutamine deficiency, including whether it can be responsible for hair loss. First, I’ll discuss what glutamine is and the role in plays in the body. …

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How Does Metoprolol Cause Hair Loss?

Hair shedding from Metoprolol

Are you worried that your medication is causing you to lose hair? Do you want to know what to do about it? This article will discuss everything you want to know about metoprolol-induced hair loss and how to reverse it. Alopecia is a rather rare (yet rather real) side effect for some people taking metoprolol. Metoprolol …

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Saw Palmetto for Hair Growth: Does it Block DHT?

The saw palmetto leaf can help to inhibit 5AR.

Saw palmetto is a plant that was originally used by Native Americans to treat ailments. It produces small berries which is what is found in most supplements. There is research that shows this plant can help with an enlarged prostate. This is similar to the way the drug Propecia works, which was also originally intended …

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How To Use Astaxanthin For Hair Loss – Does It Really Work?

The structure of the hair follicle starts with the dermal papilla

There’s a good chance that Androgenetic Alopecia (AGA), more commonly known as male pattern baldness, can be treated and even reversed with the help of a powerful antioxidant known as astaxanthin. What Is Astaxanthin? Astaxanthin is an antioxidant—and more specifically, a carotenoid—which is present in the majority of red-colored aquatic organisms, such as algae, salmon, …

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CoEnzyme Q10 For Hair Growth

Healthy hairline

Coenzyme Q10, also known as Ubiquinol and CoQ10, is a fat-soluble substance that is stored within the tissues of the body (1). Although it is somewhat related to a vitamin, it is not strictly described as such because the body is able to synthesize it. CoQ10 exists within the eukaryotic cells in the body, primarily …

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Does Low Progesterone Cause Hair Loss?

100mg progesterone capsules

Hormones – like testosterone and estrogen – can play a key role in hair thinning and loss. However, progesterone is another such hormone, and low levels can lead to hair loss in both men and women. In this article, I’m going to discuss the role that progesterone plays in hair loss. While it tends to …

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Ecklonia Cava for Hair Growth: 33 Day Results

A bed of seaweed in the ocean

In this post, I’m going to show you exactly how to use ecklonia cava for hair growth, with an application method that shows results in as little as 33 days! Firstly, I’ll explain what ecklonia cava is, and where it can be found. Secondly, I’ll break down the scientific research which shows how effective the …

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The Truth About DHEA And Hair Loss + Foods That Promote It!

Fish and fish oils help increase DHEA in your body

Recently, one of the underlying causes of hair loss in men and women has been associated with deficiencies in a naturally produced hormone known as dehydroepiandrosterone, or DHEA. While it is normal for levels of DHEA production to reduce as people age, related hair loss can potentially be addressed through the use of synthetically produced …

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