BariatricPal Hair, Skin & Nails
Thick and shiny hair, radiant skin, and strong nails make you appear healthier and more youthful, but these can be compromised if you are lacking certain nutrients. You are at higher risk after weight loss surgery or if you are on a weight loss diet since you might have reduced absorption and/or be consuming less of these compounds in your diet.
BariatricPal Hair, Skin & Nails is an advanced formula with essential, well recognized and scientifically researched nutrients and dietary compounds that are necessary for healthy hair, skin, and nails, It can supplement your diet to give you what you need for your hair, skin, and nails.
- Essential nutrients such as biotin and zinc for healthy hair, skin, and nails.
- MSM, which supports joint health.
- Plant-based nutrients for better results.
- A proprietary complex of vitamin E and other nutrients for enhanced absorption.
BariatricPal Hair, Skin & Nails is a vegetarian formula that contains well recognized and scientifically researched nutrients to support the repair of damaged hair, skin and nails.
Saw Palmetto is a phytosterol that seems to work locally at the actual site of hormone binding to receptors on cells and also blocks the enzymes 5-alpha reductase and 3 ketosteroid reductase at the hair follicle, to support healthy hormone balance.
Pygeum extract (which contains phytosterols including beta-sitosterol) and Stinging Nettle root; research indicates that the combination of these two phytonutrients helps to balance hormone levels to support hair follicle repair.
Diindolylmethane (DIM) is a plant indole that iindicate to our own hormones.
Green Tea seems to be able to balance serum concentrations of hormones.
Beta Sitosterol (a phytosterol) and GLA (an essential fatty acid) inhibit the action of the enzyme, 5-alpha reductase to help balance hormone levels and support healthy hair growth.
Biotin and Zinc have been shown to support hair growth and may even help keep hair from turning gray.
MSM, L-Cysteine, and DL-Methionine are sources of sulfur. Sulfur has been known to support hair growth and also keep skin soft, supple and smooth. They also support the quality and health of the hair and efficient blood supply to the scalp.
MSM aids in the manufacture of keratin, which gives hair its tensile strength.
Cysteine and Methionine work synergistically to support hair quality, texture and growth and aid in the production of collagen to support the surface of the scalp.
Grape Seed Extract contains a special class of bioflavonoids called proanthocyanidins (PCOs). PCOs support scalp circulation and as antioxidants, help to protect hair follicles. Research indicates that PCOs support growth of hair epithelial cells and hair follicle cell growth.