Parabens are some kind of chemicals that are present in many commonly used products. Paraben has a primary role in preserving bacterial growth in many products. This chemical is used extensively in cosmetics such as shampoos, because of its low cost. Recently, people are aware from the dangers of these kind of chemicals for health.
Ato seven plants herbal shampoo for hair loss a combination of 7 different medicinal plants (Aloe vera, Matricaria chamomilla, Camellia sinensis, Rosmarinus officinalis, Equistum arvense, Urtica dioica, Calendula officinalis), which have therapeutic effects to treat hair loss. This product is produced by Parsiteb Company.
Ato seven plants herbal shampoo contains Epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), chimazolin, alvine, 1,8-cineole, Calendulazide, Orti Sin and Salicylic acid (It should be noted that this component is an essential component of these plant that is effective to treat hair loss).
Applications of this herbal shampoo are following:
Improving hair growth and strength, increasing hair thickness, hair loss prevention, Anti-inflammatory.
The early stages of the clinical tests were conducted in a pilot experiment. For this purpose the product was used as a hair shampoo. So, repeatedly checked the positive effects of the product on patients with hair loss. The results have shown that in 80% of people who were considered as clinical community, by using this shampoo hair loss were treated. The minimum performance of this product for other people has been to prevent the progression of hair loss.
Pharmacological Effects of Ato Seven Plants Shampoo
Hair loss prevention
The plants used in this shampoo contain many enzymes. Their mechanism is to increase blood flow. Activates the skin papilla (root tissue adipose tissue) and increases the nutrition of hair follicles (Štajner, 2009). Therefore, Ato seven plants shampoo increase the nutrition of hair follicles that stimulate hair growth.
Ato seven plants shampoo, reduces blood pressure by opening the surrounding veins. Its effect on hair loss treatment is probably due to the opening of the skin and increased blood flow, this increases the oxygen supply to the hair roots, thereby stimulating hair follicles and from resting to active growth (Hay, 1999).
Alanine, phenylalanine, arginine, cystine, glycine and methionine are present in this shampoo, easily attached to the hair. So, by increasing the moisture content, increase the thickness of the hair. These compounds cause nutrition and regeneration of the hair, and by stimulating cellular metabolism, it increases the growth and thickness of the hair.
Creatine is the primary protein of the hair, including amino acids, oxygen, carbon and low amounts of hydrogen, nitrogen and sulfur. Aloe vera available in this shampoo has a chemical structure like creatine, it has an effect on hair growth. It also helps to open the blocked pores of the scalp and increase the growth of the follicles.
Generally, the ingredients in this shampoo have great penetration to the hair and thus can easily feed follicles and prevent hair loss caused by food shortages. Sulfur is an important element for hair growth. This product is rich in sulfur which plays a very important role in feeding the hair follicles.
One of the reasons of hair loss is blocked follicles. When the follicles block and do not reach the fat, the bacteria accumulate, which can lead to hair loss and even baldness. Ato seven plants shampoo, by opening the pores of the scalp, strengthens hair follicles and prevents hair loss. On the other hand, the herbs are present in this shampoo contain biotin, which helps to enhance and improve the skin and hair follicles. Biotin also prevents hair loss by helping to produce creatine. Ingredients in the shampoo penetrating the internal structure of the hair, improve the protein content of the hair and increase the thickness of the hair.
Warming of the scalp can cause hair loss, and the chamomile plant in this shampoo will be effective in reducing hair loss due to its cooling effect (Pereira et al., 2008). Plants used in the shampoo contain high levels of antioxidants. Antioxidant enhances blood flow and strengthens the hair by hair growth. On the other hand, the antioxidant properties greatly reduces the processes of skin and hair degradation.
Quercetin in the Equistuma arvense is a flavonoids that, by increasing the oxygen content of the hair follicles, makes the hair healthier.
Green tea contains high levels of antioxidant, vitamin C and vitamin E. These vitamins, especially vitamin E, play an important role in hair growth. According to the scientific researches, one of the reasons of the effect of this vitamin is for hair growth is increasing blood flow to the hair roots and improve blood flow. Therefore, by using vitamin E, the scalp’s blood is improved and it can prevent the hair loss (Hernandez et al., 2006).
Anti-inflammatory and itchy head
Coumarins and other herbal acids presented in this shampoo are widely used to reduce itching due to their anti-spasm and anti-allergic effects. The effective ingredients of chamomile, having antioxidant effects by neutralizing free radicals, enhance the growth of the hair. As already stated, the compounds in the Ato seven plants shampoo, cause vasodilation, improve blood circulation, better hair follicle nutrition and help to heal itching. On the other hand, due to the presence of fluvonoid, is an antihyperglycemia inhibitor, so it has anti-inflammatory effects. Chamomile has anti-inflammatory effects because of the vitamin A, calcium, potassium, magnesium, iron, zinc and manganese presented and it reduces the hair loss by reducing the activity of 5α-reductase.
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