Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) is a hormone that comes from the adrenal gland. It is also made in the brain. DHEA leads to the production of androgens and estrogens (male and female sex hormones). DHEA levels in the body begin to decrease after age 30. Levels decrease more quickly in women.
Features & Benefits
DHEA is often used in anti-aging products, it is thought to improve wellbeing, cognitive function and body composition. It has also been shown to slow natural changes that come to the body with age.
- Dietary Supplements
- Functional Foods & Beverages
- Lotions & Creams
Formulating With DHEA
Formulating With DHEA can be formulated into anti-aging, cognitive function and in products such as creams and lotions. It can also be used in capsules and tablets as a dietary supplement.