Human Growth hormone is a protein produced by the pituitary gland located at the front of the brain. Circulates in the bloodstream and has effects throughout the body. It is sometimes called somatotropin or somatropin. The Human Growth hormone used in Canada for the treatment is called somatropin. Human Growth hormone is produced throughout the
As the micro-needles make small punctures into the region of the scalp where hair loss occurs, the body begins to respond by producing growth factors. These growth factors are a natural part of healing in all of us.
What appears to happen according some of the latest research is that the combination of these growth factors along with a twice per day application of Minoxidil 5% of greater, the body will see much more hair growth over just Minoxidil treatment alone.
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