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Egg Yolks Hair Fall Treatment

Egg yolks have been used for age long beauty treatments and that includes hair masks to enhance hair growth, strengthen and give a better appearance. To know exactly, how egg yolk helps in hair growth, keep reading.

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A study was published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. and the Korean Society of Food Science and Nutrition in the Journal of Medicinal Food, there egg yolks were found out to be scientifically effective for hair growth and a better alternative to minoxidil and alike. The minoxidil acts by promoting vascularization and growth of hair and also stimulates the production of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF).

But if you use this medication for a longer duration, then there would be some side effects too. Hence, egg yolks come as the best substitute or say alternative.

Eggs of chicken and  hair growth

It is a fact that chicken develops hair before hatching. Hence it is said that the egg could have important factors for hair growth.

How do egg yolks help?

The peptides in egg yolk are water soluble. The derived peptides stimulate VEGF production and hair follicle dermal papilla cell growth in human. This was found enhancing hair growth in mice in studies and also in female pattern hair loss (FPHL)

Hence, the water-soluble egg yolk peptide has been named as “hair growth peptide (HGP)”

Will this help males and females?

The news is good for both. According to a study, baldness is of two types, androgenic and non-androgenic. In females, it is unclear if androgen-stimulated hair fall. But studies found that, in men,  androgen is responsible for hair fall. But, there is no relatedness between the function of HGP and androgen, so it won’t affect men and women differently.

It has been found significantly that both men and women can experience hair fall. And the use of egg yolk along with hair transplant and another kind of modes of restoration, there are many possibilities. Compared to other treatments, it is a relatively inexpensive option for treatment or transplant without any side effect, if applied properly.

Disclaimer: Although the research tends to be a good promise for treating hair fall in the future, more studies must be carried out to support the study before it gets recommend as an alternative to minoxidil.

Hair transplant Kolkata is a gaining popularity as in other cities of India.  With this, there is no need to get panicked about hair fall, anymore. Hair transplantation is one of the finest contributions of science which can give a permanent solution to hair fall-related concerns.

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About Dr. Maneesh

Dr. Maneesh Sonthalia, one of the renowned cosmetic surgeons in Kolkata has performed several hair transplant with successful results that has left the patients with natural looking hair without any scars. He holds his graduation degree from Kolkata Medical College and is a Master of General Surgery from PG Hospital. Later on he achieved his M.Ch in Plastic Surgery also from PG Hospital.

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