Can apples be linked to hair rejuvenation?

Daniel Schmid, Franziska Wandrey and Fred Zülli present data on apple stem cell extract, demonstrating its potential for the rejuvenation of thinning hair

The skin and its appendages, including hair follicles, sebaceous glands and sweat glands provide our body with overall protection. Two main layers form the skin: the outer epidermis and the dermis below. The dermis is a connective tissue important for skin firmness and elasticity.

It contains relatively few fibroblast cells embedded in a matrix of collagen and elastin proteins. The epidermis is a stratified epithelium composed of different layers of densely arranged keratinocyte cells (figure 1).

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