Sprouted corn seeds are a rich source of protein, unsaturated fatty acids, Vitamins B, E and minerals. Sprouts are traditionally used to stimulate growth and improve the appearance of hair and skin.
Pumpkin seeds contain fatty acids, tocopherols, selium, zinc and phytosterols, which reduce the activity of 5-alpha-reductase enzymes, which participate in the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone (DHT). It reduces the content of DHT in the human body. A high concentration of DHT is the most important factor in hormonal disorders causing hair loss.
There is a considerable amount of silicic acid in the plant, which improves the strength of the nail and prevents it from breaking. Moreover, the herb is used in human medicine because it has an ability to stop bleeding. It is used in kidney and bladder diseases. The content of active Substances (3-16 %) in the herb depends on the quality of the soil.