Green Tea Prevent Hair Loss

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Green Tea Prevent Hair Loss

The use of hair care products contain many chemicals that can cause hair to become dry, dull, and easily broken. To overcome this, an occasional treat your hair with a natural treatment that is made, one with green tea.

So far, the benefits of green tea is known only to the body. In fact, the content of antioxidants in the drink is also good for hair health. Experts even believe green tea can prevent hair loss. What are the benefits and nutritious substances than green tea?

1. Against “Dihydrotestosterone” (DHT)

Dihydrotestosterone is a natural testosterone found in men and women. Now scientists know that the cause of hair loss is DHT. Typical male pattern baldness is also believed to be caused because the hair follicles that are sensitive to DHT. Therefore, one strategy is to block DHT prevents hair loss.

Green tea is an herbal DHT reliable contrarian. Green tea is known to increase levels of sex hormone binding globulin (SBGH) which interacts with testosterone so as to prevent the formation of DHT.

2. Increases blood circulation to hair follicles

Green tea contains catechin polyphenols. Quite a lot of research that revealed this molecule to have anticarcinogenic effects and antibiotic functions. Studies in mice also showed, catechin causes blood vessels to contract better, so blood flow to the cardiovascular system and the small blood vessels to become fluent, including to the hair follicles.

3. Stimulates hair growth

Component called epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG) is the most powerful antioxidants. Dilakuakan research in Japan and Korea showed EGCH have positive effects on hair growth. The good news, green tea contains 10 percent EGCH so it is advisable to stimulate hair growth.

4. Eliminate dandruff and psoriasis

Various studies show that green tea is effective to eliminate dandruff and skin disease psoriasis with how to deal with irritation in the scalp. Shampoo based green tea is highly recommended for hair dandruff. Alternatively, after using shampoo, rinse hair with green tea water.

5. Strengthens and moisturizes

Another benefit of green tea is to strengthen the hair roots because green tea contains panthenol, vitamin C and E. Vitamin E will restore the youthfulness of the dry or damaged hair. While vitamin C helps protect hair from the dangers of the sun. Pantenol and provitamin will make hair softer and prevent fractures.


~ by ickerz on 11 August 2011.

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