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Many people notice a skin-tingling effect after consuming beta alanine, but I found no explanation on why the skin is tingling and why the effect starts at the head first.

Perhaps someone can shed some light on this?

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closed as off-topic by Ivo Flipse Sep 4 '13 at 14:58

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This is a nutrition question which are off topic according to the new FAQ. – Baarn Oct 5 '12 at 22:25

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