6.5 C
New York
Saturday, October 23, 2021

Scientists find the solution to the problem of baldness … in a tree

Must Read

A new drug called “bombe” made from catalytic converters’ crushed honeycomb and pills is rattling authorities

The drug Bombe is made by smashing the ceramic honeycomb core of car catalytic converters, a device...

‘Dune’ Review: a sci-fi fantasy genre that won’t disappoint you

If you've read Frank Herbert's Dune series, you'll know what to come from Denis Villeneuve's CGI-heavy magnum...

Rare ‘rat king’ found alive in Estonia

After being discovered in Plva County, a unique 'rat king' was sent to the University of Tartu...
Kamal Saini
Kamal S. has been Journalist and Writer for Business, Hardware and Gadgets at Revyuh.com since 2018. He deals with B2b, Funding, Blockchain, Law, IT security, privacy, surveillance, digital self-defense and network policy. As part of his studies of political science, sociology and law, he researched the impact of technology on human coexistence. Email: kamal (at) revyuh (dot) com

A team of Thai scientists has found a solution to combat baldness in the extract of Avicennia marina, a tree that is generally small or medium-sized and is capable of slowing down hair loss thanks to a chemical it contains.

The researchers conducted an experiment with fifty people suffering from the most common form of Androgenic alopecia. During the study, they discovered that Avicennia marina contains avicequinone-C, a chemical that slows hair loss and inhibits enzymes that lead to an increase in the hormones that cause this type of baldness.

The experiment was that participants should regularly rub their scalps with a seavice extract and in this way scientists concluded that avicequinone-C is not only able to prevent baldness caused by increased hormones, according to Daily Mail, but also promotes the growth of new hairs.

Participants, who took the part in the experiment, had to rub their scalp regularly with an extract of Avicenna marina and thus the scientists concluded that the avicequinona-C is not only able to prevent baldness caused by increased hormones, but also favors the growth of new hair.

“We found that it had many benefits. First, it prevents enzymes from producing hormones that contribute to hair loss. Second, it could also help produce the protein that stimulates hair growth,”

as explained by Professor Wanchai Deeknamkul of Chulalongkorn University.

The scientist pointed out that most baldness remedies are synthetic and contain mainly chemically synthesized drugs. Also, he cautioned that those remedies have many side effects, while Avicennia marine extract is made up of natural ingredients.

A private company has already bought the patent on this discovery with the aim of turning it into a commercial product and putting it on the market in about six months.

Androgenic alopecia is the scientific name for age-related alopecia, which is characterized by loss of hair caused by thinning of the scalp.

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

Latest News

- Advertisement -

More Articles Like This

- Advertisement -