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Our Ingredient Glossary

( Supplement breakdown coming soon )


In our pursuit to help men and women keep improving their hair health, we've formulated and developed products that help keep beards, hair, and skin healthy and looking awesome. And when it comes to our products, we are meticulous about the ingredients we use. We’re also 100% transparent about those ingredients, which is why we’ve detailed every single one in this glossary.

We’ve also included the EWG scores of each—we’re proud that the vast majority come in at 1-2. Just like in golf, we’re always going for a lower score here. And we'll constantly be updating this based on research, findings, studies and more.


    A


    Acetyl Tetrapeptide-3

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Part of CAPIXYL™ Peptide Complex: Formulated from an exclusive mix of red clover extract and natural peptides, this unique ingredient acts as a hair fertiliser and activates the hair follicle stem cells to improve hair growth.

    EWG Score: 1


    Acetyl Tyrosine

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Responsible for the creation of melanin, which gives us our hair color. It's also one of the several amino acids that contributes to re-growing healthy hair.

    EWG Score: 1


    Alkyl C12-C18 Dimethyl Benzyl Ammonium Chloride

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    EWG Score: 1


    Aloe Barbadensis (Organic Aloe Vera) Leaf Juice

    Products we use it in: Restore Growth Conditioner

    What it is: Aka aloe vera. Filled with enzymes, minerals, amino acids, nutrients and vitamins that moisturise and nourish hair effectively. Aloe vera is also known for its soothing and anti-inflammatory properties on the scalp.

    EWG Score: 1


    Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Also know as vitamin C, a water-soluble vitamin found in citrus fruits such as lemon, grapes and oranges. Vitamin C has a lot of benefits. One is that it contributes to normal collagen formation for the normal function of skin.

    EWG Score: 1


    Aspartic Acid

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Amino acid that can help strengthen skin's natural defense system, making it less likely to show signs of aging from environmental damage.

    EWG Score: 1

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    Benzoic Acid

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo

    What it is: Safe, well-tolerated preservative that can also be used to achieve an ideal pH.

    EWG Score: 1


    Benzyl Alcohol

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Restore Growth Conditioner Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Benzyl alcohol is naturally produced in many plants and is found in essential oils such as jasmine, hyacinth, and ylang-ylang.It can also be synthetically produced by hydrolysing benzyl chloride using sodium hydroxide.

    EWG Score: 5


    Biotin

    Products we use it in: Root Revival Activate Growth Shampoo Restore Growth Conditioner Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: A water-soluble vitamin, also called Vitamin B7 or Vitamin H. Contributes to maintaining a normal hair. Takes part in metabolic reactions and is essential in the body's metabolism of e.g. amino acids, which the hair follicles need for the hair to grow.

    EWG Score: 1


    Butylene Glycol

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Derived from petroleum and is water-soluble. For cosmetic purposes, it comes in a liquid form and is found in countless skincare products such as cleansers, moisturisers, as well as makeup and haircare products. Butylene Glycol has many different functions. In addition to acting as a preservative, this ingredient also acts as an emollient and moisturiser.

    EWG Score: 1

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    Caffeine

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Caffeine reverses the effects of dihydrotestosterone (DHT), the main hormone involved in hair loss. It is also known to increase blood circulation to the scalp and extend the anagen phase.

    EWG Score: 1


    Calendula Officinalis (Organic Calendula) Extract

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo

    What it is: Non-fragrant antioxidant plant extract that has skin-soothing and redness-reducing properties.

    EWG Score: 1


    Camellia Oleifera (Organic Camellia) Leaf Extract

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo

    What it is: Camellia oleifera (green tea) leaf extract comes froms a variety of green tea plant that originated in China but is now grown all over the world. Like its sister plant Camellia sinensis (the best-known type of green tea), it is a rich source of antioxidants and a welcome addition to any skin care product.

    EWG Score: 1


    Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Is the extract of common tea leaves: Green and white tea, and made by pressing or distilling the oils from tea leaves. Has multiple benefits for hair and skin: First of all, it is has powerful antioxidant properties, anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties. It also acts as a humectant to help moisturise and condition the hair and scalp. A part of Capixyl™.

    EWG Score: 1


    Cannabis Sativa (Organic Hemp) Seed Oil

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Restore Growth Conditioner Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Hemp seed oil is used as an emollient and to supply skin and hair with omega fatty acids it needs to replenish itself and strengthen its surface against moisture loss. Specifically, hemp seed oil contains the omega-3 fatty acid alpha-linolenic acid and the omega-6 fatty acid linoleic acid. Hemp seed oil also contains beneficial phospholipids, plant sterols, amino acids (it’s especially high in the amino acid arginine) and is a rich source of antioxidant vitamin E.

    EWG Score: 1


    Capixyl™

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: An innovative and unique active ingredient designed to prevent and stop the hair loss process, stimulate hair growth and reduce inflammation in the skin. Capixyl ™ is a biomimetic signal peptide (acetyltetrapeptide-3) combined with a red clover extract rich in biochanin A that works synergistically on DHT modulation via inhibition of 5-α-reductase and on stimulation of ECM renewal and anchoring proteins.

    EWG Score: 1


    Caprylyl Glycol

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Caprylyl glycol is naturally derived from caprylic acid found in coconut milk. Its often used in cosmetics as a humectant and preservative.

    EWG Score: 1


    Cetearyl Alcohol

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: A fatty acid alcohol, which is a mixture of the cetyl and stearyl alcohols. Extracted naturally from e.g. coconut and is used as a moisturising, stabilising ingredient.

    EWG Score: 1


    Cetrimonium Chloride

    Products we use it in: Restore Growth Conditioner Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Cetrimonium chloride is an ammonium salt commonly used in hair conditioners.

    EWG Score: 3-4


    Cetyl Alcohol

    Products we use it in: Restore Growth Conditioner

    What it is: Cetyl Alcohol is an all-purpose thickener with a moisturizing effect derived from coconut oil. It is a non-gelling thickener and viscosity enhancer that works in water-free products as well. It has mild emollient and moisturizing properties and it can be used in conjunction with surfactants to boost a product's foam.

    EWG Score: 1


    Cholecalciferol

    Products we use it in: Restore Growth Conditioner

    What it is: Vitamin D3, a fat-soluble vitamin, which is incredibly important for many body functions, including bone formation, the function of the immune system, cell formation, and contributes to the metabolism of calcium and phosphor. Our source of Vitamin D3 is VegD3® from algae and is certified organic, vegan and Kosher & Halal, 100% non-GMO plant source.

    EWG Score: 1


    Citric Acid

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo

    What it is: Citric acid is a pH adjusting acid that is widely found in plants.

    EWG Score: 2


    Cocamidopropyl Betaine (Surfactant)

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo

    What it is: Cocamidopropyl betaine is a synthetic fatty acid made from coconuts. It is a known allergen and can cause skin irritation if allergic, but is generally considered safe for use in cosmetics.

    EWG Score: 1 - 5


    Coco Glucoside

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo

    What it is: Coco Glucoside is a natural, non-ionic, surfactant. Like Decyl Glucoside it is ultra mild, and one of the most gentle of the cleansing agents, making it ideal for all foaming and cleansing products, especially those designed for fragile or sensitive skin. Our Coco Glucoside, obtained from renewable raw materials, is a combination of coconut based fatty alcohols (c8-16) and glucose (sugar / starch). Like our Decyl Glucoside, Coco Glucoside, being ultra mild and gentle, does not dry the skin which makes it an excellent choice for the formulation of personal hygiene and toiletry products. Coco Glucoside is comparable to the other Alkyl Polyglucoside Surfactants (Caprylyl/Capryl Glucoside (c8-10), Coco Glucoside (c8-16), and Lauryl Glucoside (c12-16)) all being the combination of the glucoside and select fatty alcohols.

    EWG Score: 1


    Cyclopentasiloxane

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Cyclopentasiloxane for hair is used for its conditioning and lubricating properties. Think about your favorite conditioner and how once applied, it gives the silky slip to hair. In many hair moisturizers, cyclopentasiloxane is able to give off a damp or wet appearance which helps the hair look healthy and hydrated.

    EWG Score: 3


    Cysteine

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Restore Growth Conditioner

    What it is: L-cysteine is a critical amino acid, which plays an important role in the synthesis of new proteins. Its important for hair loss and hair treatment and can promote healthy hair growth.

    EWG Score: 1


    Cystine

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Restore Growth Conditioner

    What it is: Cystine is an amino acid that is found in digestive enzymes, in the cells of the immune system, in skeletal and connective tissues, skin, and hair. Hair and skin are 10% to 14% cystine.

    EWG Score: 1

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    Darkenyl™

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Darkenyl™ is the new smart active for hair pigmentation recovery. It combines Taxifolin glucoside, a stabilised antioxidant, acting as a stimulator of stem cells proliferation and maintenance and N-acetyl-tyrosine, a precursor in melanin synthesis pathway.

    EWG Score: 1


    Decyl Polyglucose

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo

    What it is: Technically, if is classified as a surfactant. Because it is non-drying and gentle, it is a good choice for skin and hair care products. It can help keep them in balance. It’s safe for sensitive skin, and is so mild that it is often used in baby products.

    EWG Score: 1


    DL-Panthenol

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Root Revival Restore Growth Conditioner Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: DL-panthenol is a natural, plant-based form of vitamin B5 with known moisturizing and softening properties for hair.

    Why we use it: DL-panthenol is excellent at penetrating and adhering to hair shafts and preventing split ends. Those deep-penetrating characteristics help our topicals lock in moisture and protect hair from damage.

    EWG Score: 1


    Dextran

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Surfactant and emulsifier, that enables oil and water to mix.

    EWG Score: 1

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    E


    Epilobium Angustifolium Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Epilobium angustifolium extract is derived from a plant commonly known as fireweed or willow herb. It is known to have soothing and antioxidant effects on skin. A patented smart multifunctional ingredient designed to naturally regulate the Malassezia species proliferation while preserving the scalp microbiota to maintain a healthy flake free non-oily looking scalp and hair. Part of Defenscalp™ in Root Revival.

    EWG Score: 1


    Equisetum Arvense (Organic Horsetail Plant) Extract

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo

    What it is: Plant extract that has antioxidant and soothing properties. Horsetail extract is known to improve the circulation of your blood, which in turn leads to healthy hair follicles. It has antioxidant properties that also work as a detox for your hair and body. When your scalp gets enough blood, it increases its ability to produce more hair.

    EWG Score: 1


    Ethylhexylglycerin

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Ethylhexylglycerin is a conditioning agent and preservative derived from vegetable oil.

    Why we use it: Ethylhexylglycerin helps keep natural products fresh while providing additional conditioning properties.

    EWG Score: 2

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    Folic Acid (Vitamin B9)

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Folic Acid helps to form DNA and RNA and is involved in protein metabolism. It plays a key role in breaking down homocysteine, an amino acid that can exert harmful effects in the body if it is present in high amounts. Folate is also needed to produce healthy red blood cells and is critical during periods of rapid growth, such as during pregnancy and fetal development.

    EWG Score: 1

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    G


    Ginkgo Biloba (Organic Ginkgo) Leaf Extract

    Products we use it in: Restore Growth Conditioner

    What it is: With its anti-inflammatory properties, Ginkgo Biloba is an effective hair loss treatment that will help to support the healing of an inflamed scalp and weak hair follicles as well combat signs of age-related hair loss.

    EWG Score: 1


    Glycerin

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Root Revival Restore Growth Conditioner Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Glycerin is a naturally occurring substance found in both animal fat and vegetables—including human skin. Glycerin is a known humectant that attracts moisture out of the air and is commonly used in cosmetic products due to its lubricating and conditioning abilities. Glycerin is also an effective carrier oil and is often paired with other skin-softening ingredients because it helps evenly distribute them throughout the formulation.

    EWG Score: 1


    Glyceryl Stearate SE

    Products we use it in: Restore Growth Conditioner

    What it is: Glyceryl Stearate and Glyceryl Stearate SE are esterification products of glycerin and stearic acid. Glyceryl Stearate is a white or cream-colored wax-like solid. Glyceryl Stearate SE is a “Self-Emulsifying” form of Glyceryl Stearate that also contains a small amount of sodium and or potassium stearate.

    EWG Score: 1


    Glycine

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: A common amino acid found in most proteins. The protein collagen, which is essential for the hair, consists of one-third glycine.

    EWG Score: 1


    Greyverse™

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Greyverse™ contains an innovative a-MSH biomimetic peptide able to act on the different causes of the hair greying process. It offers an unprecedented efficient solution to prevent, stop, and reverse this inevitable sign of aging.

    EWG Score: 1

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    H


    Histidine

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: A molecule that is known to be a robust vessel dilator, this amino acid acts as a neurotransmitter of sorts, as well as a stimulator that helps with digestion. Most commonly used to help those recovering from an illness, Histidine also plays a vital role in the regulation of growth processes of all kinds, including the hair follicles. Thusly, this makes this amino acid an asset to the natural hair growth process.

    EWG Score: 1


    Hydrolyzed Rice Protein

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Restore Growth Conditioner

    What it is: A unique formula called Protectagen ™. Micro-proteins extracted from rice extract, which i.a. rebuilds the proteins in the hair roots as well as repairs and strengthens the hair from the inside, extends the hair's life cycle, improves the hair's structure and minimises split ends.

    EWG Score: 1


    Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Wheat protein preparations are also rich in unsaturated oily acids; the preparations make hair shinier and easier to manage; they also strengthen damaged hair.

    EWG Score: 1

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    I


    Inositol

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Restore Growth Conditioner Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Is a B-vitamin-like nutrient that occurs naturally in whole grains, beans, nuts, and fruits.

    EWG Score: 1

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    J


    Juniperus Communis (Juniper) Fruit Oil

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Juniper Oil is a fantastic means of treating inflammation and dryness on the scalp. It will also help to remove any dead skin cells that may line your hair as well as balance out your hair’s natural oil production with continued use.

    EWG Score: 1

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    L


    Laminaria Digitata (Seaweed) Extract

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo

    What it is: Rich in alginates, mannitol and amino acids, Laminaria digitata has powerful properties to moisturize, remineralize, protect and nourish the skin and hair. Very rich in iodine, this seaweed promotes slimming and has antiseptic properties. It is also able to form a remoisturizing layer to protect and repair the skin and hair.

    EWG Score: 1


    Larix Europaea Wood Extract

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Aka European larch extract. Consists of sugar molecules, thus when applied to hair and skin, it acts as a humectant that draws moisture from the surrounding air. Part of the anti-gray hair active Darkenyl™.

    EWG Score: 1


    Lavandula Officinalis (Organic Lavender) Water

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo

    What it is: More than its soothing scent, Lavender Water provides a wide array of topical uses, making it ideal for hair and skin application. Lavender Water is a rich source of vitamins and minerals that are easily absorbed by the skin. This floral water also has anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties that make it a great scalp treatment. Lavender is also used to improve hair growth and health. Massage the herbal water into your scalp to improve blood circulation, stimulate hair growth, and prevent hair loss.

    EWG Score: 1

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    M


    Methionine

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Restore Growth Conditioner

    What it is: An essential amino acid found in most proteins such as eggs, meat, fish, sesame seeds and Brazil nuts. Most fruits and vegetables contain very little Methionine. Methionine is required for normal growth and repair of body tissues. Methionine cannot be made by the body, and must be obtained from the diet: thus, it is considered an “essential” amino acid. There are two types of methionine—L-methionine (which is naturally-occurring) and D-methionine. Each contains the same chemical make-up, but the molecules are mirror images. A mixture of the two is called DL-methionine.

    EWG Score: 1

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    N


    Niacinamide (Vitamin B3)

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Vitamin B3, also called nicotinic acid. A moisture booster that prevents moisture loss, smoothens fine lines and wrinkles while strengthening the skin.

    EWG Score: 1

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    O


    Olea Europaea (Organic Olive) Oil

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo

    What it is: Aka olive oil. Replenishes parched strands with moisture, vitamins, and antioxidants while protecting against free radicals and early aging of hair strands and follicles.

    EWG Score: 1

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    P


    PEG-12 Dimethicone

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: PEG-12 Dimethicone, a polyether silicone, is a safe water-soluble surfactant at normal usage, with good moisturizing, foam-stabilizing and conditioning capacity.

    EWG Score: 3


    Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-20 Amide

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-20 was made to remedy white hair without making a hair coloration. This ingredient is capable of repigmenting hair from the roots: Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-20 is an active ingredient that boosts Melanin production and helps stimulate the natural pigmentation of hair during regrowth. It's part of Greyverse™.

    EWG Score: 1


    Panax Ginseng (Organic Korean Ginseng) Extract

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Root Revival Restore Growth Conditioner

    What it is: Used in Chinese traditional medicine, ginseng root supports hair growth by helping to stimulate the scalp, prolong follicle life, reduce hair loss, and encourage hair regrowth.

    EWG Score: 1


    Para-Aminobenzoic Acid

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: PABA is used to improve the protein used in the body which indirectly aids hair growth since our hair is made up of protein. Not only that, but is found to be beneficial to maintain healthy hair by reducing hair loss and decreases graying of hair in both men and women.

    EWG Score: 1-3


    Phenoxyethanol

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Phenoxyethanol is an aromatic alcohol used in cosmetic products primarily as a preservative.

    EWG Score: 1


    Phenyl Trimethicone

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: This ingredient is a non water-dispersible silicone that we use at a very low level to avoid any build-up. This high-performing multitasker is used to provide shine, softness, easy detangling, and color protection. As part of our mission to provide the greenest formulas possible, we are working hard to remove this ingredient from our portfolio.

    EWG Score: 1


    Pinus Massoniana Lamb (Pine Bark) Extract

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: The most significant uses of pine bark extract relates to the value of OPCs as an antioxidant. The specific benefits include healthy inflammation management in addition to support for connective tissue and capillaries. Pine bark is one of the most potent antioxidants known and contains nutrients and antioxidants that promote healthy hair.

    EWG Score: 1


    Polyacrylate Crosspolymer-6

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: It's a helper ingredient that helps to thicken up formulas and form a nice gel texture. It leaves a rich, elegant feel with a velvety finish on the skin and works over a wide pH range.

    EWG Score: 1


    Polyglyceryl-2 Dipolyhydroxystearate

    Products we use it in: Restore Growth Conditioner

    EWG Score: 1


    Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6)

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Aka Vitamin B6, a water-soluble vitamin that is very important for body growth and maintenance. Vitamin B6 contributes to a normal red blood cell formation, glycogen metabolism and regulation of hormonal activity.

    EWG Score: 1

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    Riboflavin (Vitamin B2)

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Aka Vitamin B2, a water-soluble vitamin that contributes to the maintenance of normal skin, vision and to to the metabolism of iron.

    EWG Score: 1


    Rosmarinus Officinalis (Organic Rosemary) Water

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo

    What it is: Aka rosemary leaf oil/water. Its powerful properties can help relieve itchiness, stop excess oil production, and reduce inflammation around hair follicles. Rosemary oil has shown to help hair grow faster thanks to their scalp-stimulating properties.

    EWG Score: 1

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    S


    Salicylic Acid

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Restore Growth Conditioner Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Salicylic acid helps rid your scalp off dry skin and dandruff, which means reduced itchiness and irritation. Salicylic may also help with pronounced dermatitis, a common condition that can make the skin on your head feel itchy, dry, rash-like and swollen. Salicylic acid is a hero in the world of dandruff care. It's also a power anti-inflammatory.

    EWG Score: 1


    Salvia Officinalis (Organic Sage) Extract

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Restore Growth Conditioner

    What it is: Plant extract that contains components that function as antioxidants. There is some potential for sensitivity with sage extracts, but the risk is relatively low at the amounts used in topical skin care products.

    EWG Score: 1


    Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba Oil)

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Restore Growth Conditioner

    What it is: Aka jojoba oil. Jojoba oil is extracted from the nuts of the jojoba plant. This moisturising oil is rich in nutrients like vitamin C, B vitamins, vitamin E, copper, and zinc and works to smooth and condition hair, leaving it stronger, shinier, and less prone to breakage.

    EWG Score: 1


    Sodium Benzoate

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo

    What it is: Sodium salt of benzoic acid found in e.g. lingonberries, cranberries, blueberries, plums, cinnamon, and apples. Inhibits growth of e.g. yeast fungi and is used as a preservative.

    EWG Score: 3


    Sodium Metabisulfite

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: As an antioxidant preservative, sodium metabisulfite works by protecting the other ingredients in a formulation from oxidation. Oxidation occurs when products are exposed to air. Oxidation changes the composition of some of the formulation’s ingredients such as fats and oils.

    EWG Score: 2-3


    Sorbic Acid

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Restore Growth Conditioner Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Found in Rowan berries (what makes the berries sour). Used as an antimicrobial agent, fungicide, and preservative.

    EWG Score: 3


    Stearyl Alcohol

    Products we use it in: Restore Growth Conditioner Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Functions as a lubricant, thickener, and emollient. This is a 'Backbone' ingredient, which means it usually makes up the bulk of the product and acts as a carrier for the other ingredients. It's less greasy that plant or mineral oils, so it conditions with a velvety feel, without making hair greasy. Also used to keep product from separating Similar to Cetyl alcohol.

    EWG Score: 1

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    Tetrasodium Glutamate

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Tetrasodium glutamate diacetate is a vegetable-based chelating agent.

    EWG Score: 1


    Thiamine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B1)

    Products we use it in: Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Thiamine Hydrochloride is the hydrochloride salt form of thiamine, a vitamin essential for aerobic metabolism, cell growth, transmission of nerve impulses and acetylcholine synthesis.

    EWG Score: 1


    Tocopherol (Vitamin E)

    Products we use it in: Root Revival Restore Growth Conditioner

    What it is: Tocopherols are closely related compounds found in wheat germ oil, egg yolk, and leafy vegetables. Collectively, tocopherols make up what is known as vitamin E.

    EWG Score: 1


    Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E)

    Products we use it in: Root Revival Restore Growth Conditioner Stimulate Growth Tonic

    EWG Score: 1


    Trifolium Pratense (Clover) Flower Extract

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Red clover extract. Red clover has also become a popular ingredient in shampoos and hair treatments to support hair health. In fact, research done by Obstetrics and Gynecology International reveals that red clover extract may even increase hair growth for those experiencing hair loss due to alopecia. Part of the peptide complex Capixyl™.

    EWG Score: 1

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    Urtica Dioica (Organic Nettle) Leaf Extract

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Restore Growth Conditioner

    What it is: Urtica dioica (nettle) extract is a powerful anti-oxidant with soothing properties. Not only does nettle help in combating hair loss, it also helps in hair re-growth. Nettle leaves are rich in silica and sulphur. This helps in making hair shinier and healthier. Rinsing hair with nettle extracts and water results in re-growth of lost hair and also helps in restoring the original hair colour.

    EWG Score: 1

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    V


    Vegetable Glycerin

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Restore Growth Conditioner Stimulate Growth Tonic

    What it is: Vegetable Glycerin

    EWG Score: 1


    Vitamin D

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    What it is: Vitamin D

    EWG Score: 1

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    W


    Water (Aqua)

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo Root Revival

    EWG Score: 1

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    X


    Xanthan Gum

    Products we use it in: Activate Growth Shampoo

    What it is: Xanthan gum is produced by fermenting simple sugars. It is a common food and cosmetic additive due to its ability to make water more viscous.

    EWG Score: 1

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    Zinc Chloride

    Products we use it in: Root Revival

    What it is: Zinc is a potent DHT Blocker. It has also been shown to increase the incorporation of cystine in hair proteins, and deficiency in zinc is associated with hair loss.

    EWG Score: 1

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