Hair health

Hair is actually elongated strands mostly composed of keratin (a structural protein). We have hair on our body to provide warmth, acting as a layer of insulation, and by standing tall when it’s cold or windy. This helps to slow the flow of air on our skin. Some factors which influence hair growth are personal genetics, oxidative stress, smoking status, alcohol consumption, caffeine consumption, and nutrient deficiencies.

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