Hops - a perennial dioecious plant of hemp family. Hops has many useful and therapeutic properties. The hops cones contain resins hmeledubilnaya and valeric acid, alkaloid Humulin, bitter substance lupulin (it includes essential oil), as well as dyes and other substances. Hops has analgesic and sedative properties. Ointments used in bruises, boils, gout and rheumatism, as well as skin cancer are prepared of cones.
The head is washed with decoction of cones to strengthen hair. The extract of hops cones is traditionally included to products for improving the state of hair in cosmetology. Hops restores fat balance of hair and scalp, improves metabolic processes in the epidermis, prevents dandruff and hair loss. Flavonoids contained in hops normalize work of sebaceous glands, vitamin K promotes strengthening of the roots, amino acids improve hair structure.