Gray Hair Prevention
Gray Hair With Emu Oil and Foti! Fo-Ti is a
local plant of China and can also be found in Taiwan and Japan. It is
also called as he shou wu. This stands for Mr. He’s hair is black.
The name was discovered when an old villager used Fo-Ti to maintain
his black hair and its youthful appearance. The root is the part of
the plant that can be used as medicine in China. It is used to boost
longer life for graying hair. Below are some other uses of Fo-Ti.
been used by Chinese over the years for darkening gray hair amongst
other health benefits. Many people are taking Fo-Ti and
they have observed that their hair is getting darker. It also helps
for faster growth of the hair besides making it less gray. The usual
intake of Fo –Ti is 1 – 1.5 teaspoons a day. It can be made as a tea
by taking processed roots and boiling 0.5 – 1 teaspoons with a cup of
water for 10 – 15 minutes. The suggested daily intake of the tea is 3
– 4 cups. There is also available Fo –Ti
shampoo used 1 time per
day or even less.
The hair is
composed of proteins. The melanin in the hair is in charge for the
color of the hair. The amount of melanin that is present is
responsible for the various colors of the hair. The darker the hair
color, the more the melanin content. As people age, the quantity of
the melanin in the hair reduces. This causes the hair to become gray
and at some point becomes color white. Having a balance diet and
sufficient nutrients can help slow down the graying effect on the
hair. Fo –Ti is a herbal plant that can be useful in preventing the
graying of the hair when used in
hair shampoo and conditioners.
There are testimonies that some herbs,
supplement or diet can prevent the hair from graying. There are some
fundamental forms on how the hair can turn gray. Conditions that can cause
premature graying of the hair are:
Deficiency in vitamin B12 like
The loss of melanocytes in the skin
Taking these conditions into
consideration can help in the prevention of
hair. It is
still better to prevent things from happening rather than looking for
ways on how to cure them.