Category: Nutrients

In order for the hair to grow properly, the hair roots need the right nutrients such as vitamins, minerals and amino acids. Poor hair condition or hair loss can be affected by a lack of essential nutrients. For healthy hair growth, some nutrients are so important that a higher dose gives a much better result. For other nutrients, too high a dose can be harmful, both for hair growth and for general health. That’s why it’s important to get the right amounts and ratios.

Vitamin B3 (Niacinamide)

When applied topically, Niacinamide (vitamin B3) has an anti-inflammatory effect. It also dilates the blood vessels, which improves circulation in the scalp.

Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)

Vitamin B2 (riboflavin) has the approved EFSA claim that it contributes to normal energy-yielding metabolism.


Taurine is an amino acid.


Zinc has the recognized EFSA health claim that it contributes to the maintenance of normal hair. It also contributes to the maintenance of normal testosterone levels in the blood.


Selenium is a mineral that is very important for hair growth. It has the recognized EFSA health claim that it helps to keep hair healthy.

Folic Acid

Folate is important for cell development and tissue growth. It is also known as vitamin B11 and is called B9 in France, Germany and the United States. *