Clean and Cool
AFC SHOKAIGAN Amino Acid Cool Shampoo, $39.90.
Available at Unity pharmacies
A complete 3-step scalp and hair care system, the patented King Konboo has been clinically proven to encourage hair growth naturally, and block the formation of male hormone DHT to reduce hair loss.
Exclusively available at Unity Healthcare pharmacies at $48 to $76.90
Japanese men generally have thick hair, thanks to a diet comprising kombu, a brown seaweed used mainly to make stock. Clinical testing shows that it’s the active ingredient Fucoidan that’s responsible for healthy hair growth. But with age and stress, even the Japanese start losing hair and need a Fucoidan booster. AFC King Konboo hair rejuvenation system to the rescue! So effective in Japan that it’s been classified a quasi-drug, King Konboo’s three-step regime of shampoo ($48), hair essence ($76.90) and oral supplement ($61) ta..
Hair today, more tomorrow
Male pattern balding results in hair loss at the crown, a receding hairline or various permutations of balding peculiar to men. Women’s hair loss is more diffused, resulting in thinner hair all over. For men, the reason is the production of the male hormone DHT. As balding affects men psychologically, dealing a blow to self esteem that can send some to psychiatrists and to desperate measures like flicking strands to hide a smooth pate, men should do everything possible to save their hair. The Japanese discovered it’s the kombu, a brown seaweed they eat ..
From Hair to There
“Not quite gone in 60 seconds, but youth does seem to speed by and with aging, some men lose their hair and/or acquire problems like prostate disease. Prostate disorder starts as early as the late 30s with urination problems apparent after 50. Obvious hair loss is usually seen by age 40, with thinning sometimes starting at puberty. For both conditions, it is advisable to seek help as early as you can…. try natural alternatives like Saw Palmetto and Pumpkin Seed Extract. Pumpkin Seed Extract is known to support bladder function and relieve urination proble..
“Shokaigan Intensive Hair Growth Tonic – the bestseller from Japan goes to the root of the hair loss problem with an arsenal of botanicals like licorice root, carrot, ginseng, sage and rosemary. Together, they revitalize inactive follicles, maintain scalp health while prolonging the hair growing phase. Lasts up to four months. Use with Shokaigan Intensive Scalp Therapy Shampoo, a citrusy-scented solution which foams well and has 10 types of amino acids to unclog follicles and strengthen hair shafts.”