Sebum and Cholesterol
As we established in the hair loss causes section. Sebum and
Cholesterol build-up can clog the hair follicles leading to
malnutrition of the hair root and an increase production of
Like wise, excess cholesterol in the scalp can lead to an
increase in the enzyme 5-alpha-reductase which is then converted
This is why when fighting hair loss it is imperative to keep
the scalp clean and free of sebum and cholesterol build-up.
The ingredients and products in this page are well known for
their ability to deep cleanse the scalp and keeping it healthy.
Below you will find the best ingredients/products to keep
the scalp free from sebum and cholesterol build-up. As usual,
many of the products also offer other strategy benefits, and
they are marked based on the legend below:
Jojoba oil emulsifies and removes sebum from the scalp, which
can cause thinning hair and baldness. Jojoba Oil penetrates
the layers of waxy sebum and removes them without chemicals
or harsh detergents, thus promoting growth of thicker, healthier
Products Containing Jojoba
Jojoba oil and Stopping Hair Loss
Olive oil has been used for many years in the prevention
of hairloss. Since olive oil has the ability to reduce cholesterol,
it is able to reduce its accumulation in the scalp. Since
it reduces cholesterol it also inhibits the production of
the enzyme 5 alpha reductase and therefore inhibits the production
of DHT. Helps keep the scalp clean and healthy. Olive Oil
improves scalp condition and adds shine and body to hair.
Products Containing Olive Oil
Olive oil and Stopping Hair Loss
- Has the ability to reduce cholesterol.
- Inhibits the production of DHT
- Improves scalp condition and add shine and body to the
Aloe vera is a wonderful product. Aside from it's well known
moisturizing effects, it contains many of the products that
seem to be effective in fighting hair loss. Like biotin, b-vitamins,
zinc and even inositil. It also has anti-bacterial properties
that help keep the scalp healthy, controling the bodies immune
response which we know can have adverse effects on hair growth.
In addition the moisturizing qulities when applied to the
scalp increase the blood circulation to the hair follicle.
Aloe-Vera and Stopping Hair Loss
- Nourishes and moisturizes the hair and scalp.
- Keeps scalp healthy thanks to its anti-biotic properties.
- Promotes hair growth due to the many hair friendly vitamins
- Increases blood circulation to the hair follicles.
Hemp's superior lubricating qualities leave the hair feeling
clean and fresh. Adds a healthy shine, fullness and elasticity
to hair. Hemp Oil provides the proper balance of essential
nutrients needed for strong, healthy hair and is known to
stimulate hair growth.
Hemp oil and Stopping Hair Loss
- Well knwon for it anti-aging properties.
- Deep cleans and lubricates the scalp.
- Promotes hair growth by providing essential fatty acids.
- Protects and nourishes the scalp and hair.
Hemp Oil Products