There are three stages of the 'hair cycle': growing, falling and dormant hairs. At any one time up to 15% of our hair is in a 'resting' dormant stage that's waiting to start growing; this stage can last between one and four months, meaning that a significant percentage of our hair can simply not be 'turned on'. Clinical trials have shown that Foltene increases the quantity of hair in the growing phase, decreases the quantity of hair in the falling phase, and increases the length and resistance of the hair to provide strength, volume and shine. Not only does Foltene therefore help 'hold on' to our good hair, but it helps to stimulate hair growth that may have taken a few months to otherwise kick in. Although it sounds rather complex, the products are actually incredibly simple to use - the shampoo can be used as normal, while the treatment is applied directly to the scalp once a day.
Foltene isn't just about stimulating growth on your head though, as they also have two fabulous products that really do make a difference. Wearing and removing makeup, diet and stress can leave eyelashes and nails fragile, damaged and weak; the Foltene Eyelash & Eyebrow Treatment (£14.95) helps to strengthen and restructure weak and fragile eyelashes, while the Foltene Nail Treatment (£9.95) helps to strengthen and restructure fragile, dry, breaking nails. Used daily at the root of lashes and around the nail cuticle, these simple formulas really help to stimulate healthy growth to leave lashes and nails strong and long. Suitable for sensitive skin and contact lens wearers, these formulas are non-irritating and non greasy. I noticed a huge difference in my nail condition after only a short time of using this, moving away from breaking and peeling nails to strong and sturdy talons.
With their history firmly placed in science, with proven results, Foltene offer simple solutions for rather complex problems. Although the products are not a miracle solution (nor will they start stimulating growth from non-existent hair follicles,) they really can help with temporary problems that hairspray simply can't fix.
The products are available online via Feel Unique and start at only £9.95.
This is a sponsored post on behalf of Hampton Brands. However, this really is a fab range that I've tried and is half the price of any other similar product!