What Peppers Have Capsaicin?

Answer Capsaicin is the naturally occurring chemical in chile peppers. It provides the kick that fires up chili, salsas, barbecue sauces and other spicy culinary endeavors. While most peppers contain this... Read More »

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Capsaicin for Hair Growth?

Capsaicin is a chemical compound that increases the insulin-like growth factor, known as IGF. It is found in cayenne peppers and plays a vital role in hair growth. Does this Spark... Read More »

How to Avoid Stomach Burn With Capsaicin?

Together, capsaicin and dihydrocapsaicin are responsible for 80 percent to 90 percent of the heat in a chili pepper. If you eat hot peppers, the capsaicin contained may aid digestion by increasing ... Read More »