Follicle Foundation Formula
The Follicle Foundation: Powerful Hair Formula was created to ensure your foundation is a strong as possible. Each ingredient was chosen for a specific purpose and provide a wide range of benefits for the scalp and overall hair health. This tool is a must if you want to build your foundation correctly.
Fish Oil is an anti-inflammatory agent, meaning it protects hair follicles from the damaging effects of inflammation that can cause permanent, irreversible hair loss. It contains Omega-3 fatty acids which have a range of benefits for hair including: dandruff prevention , dry/itchy scalp prevention, moisturizing scalp, and helps hair in the telogen (resting) phase efficiently transition to the anagen (growth) phase. 1000-1500 mg a day is ideal.
5-Alpha Reductase inhibitors are the most powerful tool you can use in a hair loss regimen, period. They work to block the conversion of testosterone into Dihydrotestosterone (DHT). DHT is widely recognized in the scientific community as being the main culprit in hair loss causing hairs to miniaturize, shortening their growth phase, and eventually causing them to die.
Consult your doctor for a prescription. There are potential side effects that you need to be aware of.
Building a strong foundation is just as important on this outside as it is on the inside. A lot of big brand name shampoos contain harmful chemicals that strip hair of natural oils, clog pores, and damage the follicles beyond repair. For those of us who are suffering from hair loss, this is precisely the opposite of what we need. Make sure you use the right shampoo, your hair will thank you.
Why is the foundation important?
Having a healthy scalp is arguably the most important aspect for hair growth. Your scalp (the foundation) has three important functions for hair:
Keep the hair intact by protecting it from damaging compounds/free radicals
Support the hair and provide it with essential nutrients for growth
Moisturize and maintain the color of hair