Can chaga mushroom increase melanin production?

Yes! The melanin content in Chaga is far over average compared to other foods and medicinal plants.

Chaga mushroom (Inonotus obliquus) is a pore mushroom with a black, coal-like appearance, it’s black appearance comes from the high melanin content while inside it has a brownish orange color.

Melanin is a protective pigment that determines the skin tone in humans and is found in several areas of the human body 

• Skin where it provides skin color

• Hair

• Pupils or irises of the eyes

• Stria vascularis of the inner ear

• Areas of the brain, the substantia nigra and locus coeruleus

• The medulla and zona reticularis of the adrenal gland

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