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why is soybean oil always first
hey everyone in every "growth oil" I look at soybean oil is always first why is that??
edited July 2021
It is cheapest. If you going to make something that doesn't work, it naturally follows that you use the cheapest ingredients, hence the most profit, and why it was made to begin with.
Only thing proven to grow hair: Minoxidil
Follow the $$$
I can only concur with
There's a few other drugs (fully synthetic and usually not approved in topical preparations, let alone cosmetics) which promote hair growth... but that's just as a side note.
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Hair growth is a dangerous claim to ignore. A quick search will find NUMEROUS FDA Enforcement Letters against this claim. Great way to get a visit.
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