Energizer offers a line of products dedicated to cleaning and nourishing the scalp, while promoting hair growth. The Energizer Hair Follicle Stimulator works by cleaning the scalp from dead skin and sebum.
Hair should look shinier, fuller, and healthier.
This sounds logical and promising, right? After all, how fluffy, lush, and thick does anyone’s hair look if they don’t wash it?
How to use it
Wash your hair as usual. Then apply by spraying the product on your hair and scalp between shampoos.
Deionized Water—Water from any source that has been purified.
Bio-Ferm® Herbal Complex including:
Jojoba—is a plant-based ingredient that is used in many hair care products. It cleans the scalp by removing sebum that can plug the hair follicle. Anti-oxidants are known to help prevent free radical damage, a known cause of aging. Jojoba has an abundant supply of anti-oxidants.Jojoba is also thought to prevent dihydrotestosterone (DHT) from damaging the hair follicle.
Dexpanthenol (Vitamin B-5)—Despanthenol works by moisturizing the hair and skin. It penetrates the layers of skin where it becomes Vitamin B5. Panthenol has been shown to be beneficial in the treatment of skin conditions, wrinkle treatment, etc. It has also been shown to add moisture and shine to hair, which is why the ingredient is so popular in shampoos and other hair care products.
Saponaria—also known as Soap Wort. This perennial flower has been used for years as a soap and herbal remedy. It became known as Soap Wort due to its lathering properties. It works for hair by cleansing the hair and scalp. There also may be some soothing effect on scalp conditions.
Yucca—Native Americans once used Yucca soap to cleanse the hair and for hair loss.
Rosemary—An herb that removes sebum and is thought to increase circulation.
Chamomile—long known as a soothing herb, chamomile works by calming scalp irritation and may help improve circulation.
Comfrey—This herb has traditionally been used as a wound healer. It seems to promote cell growth and calms.
Arnica—Naturalists say it can help reduce hair loss.
Juniper—This berry works on the scalp by cleaning sebum and dandruff.
Horsetail—This ancient plant contains Silica, a mineral that helps in hair, skin, and nail growth.
Wheat Protein Complex—Protein is a vital nutrient for the entire body, including hair.
Propylene Glycol—This ingredient benefits the scalp by providing moisture.
Methylparaben, Propylparaben, Four Flowers Fragrance
The ingredients listed will help clean and soothe the scalp and hair. At an average of $10 per 8-ounce bottle, the product is affordable. There may be some increase in blood flow to the scalp, although I was unable to find anything to corroborate this information.
My feelings are mixed on this product. While it has a boatload of natural ingredients, this has nothing that would induce me into buying right now. I recommend trying it if you choose, but I believe that other products may prove more useful. For now, I will keep checking on this product and the ingredients for more research.