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Apigenin – Powerful Anti-Oxidant and Anti-Carcinogen

Posted on 27. Jan, 2015 by .

Apigenin Recent studies have shown that naturally occurring plant flavone called APIGENIN has ability to possess remarkable anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant and anti-carcinogenic properties. In addition foods high in apigenin can boost cancer treatments or even prevent cancer (breast, skin, thyroid, colon and leukemia). Parsley contains the highest amount of apigenin. You can find apigenin also in…

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How to maintain skin’s health during seasonal changes, especially in the winter months?

Posted on 26. Nov, 2014 by .

In order to handle seasonal changes, especially going into cold, windy, and dry winter weather, it’s important to maintain the skin at its optimum health from the inside out and vice versa. Let’s start with the internal factors that have to be in check for proper skin function as well as health, and to resist…

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Environ Vitamin A, C, E Body Lotion

Posted on 12. Oct, 2014 by .

We are excited to introduce Environ Vitamin A, C, E Body Lotion, containing high dose of those vitamins. It helps to ease dryness while supplying the skin with antioxidants and vitamins which assist in improving the appearance of fine lines, uneven skin tone and sun damaged skin. We have tried it and love it! It feels…

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Importance of Zinc Oxide in the sunscreen and the difference between UVB and UVA rays.

Posted on 21. Apr, 2014 by .

How UV rays penetrate the skin: UVB radiation penetrates the epidermis or outer layer of the skin. It damages DNA in this layer and causes other changes in skin cells. This ultimately may result in the signs of photoaging. Over time, precancers and skin cancers may develop. UVB rays are active in the spring and summer…

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Healthy Diet

Posted on 20. Jan, 2014 by .

The saying “We are what we eat” is true and never gets old. In my skin care practice and by conducting thorough consultations before each facial, I can see how diet can impact the skin. As you probably know, the skin is our biggest external organ. It is also an organ of detoxification. As a result, waste products, toxins and…

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Inadequate sleep impact on the skin.

Posted on 07. Nov, 2013 by .

Sleep plays an important role in repairing and rejuvenating the skin. It is evident that when we don’t get enough of sleep at night, it impacts our overall well-being. It also effects tremendously the health of our skin. A study conducted earlier this year at University Hospitals Case Medical Center (UHCMC) in Ohio has become the first to prove…

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Chewing foods thoroughly benefits good-looking face and overall health!

Posted on 25. Jul, 2013 by .

Unfortunately most people don’t realize the importance of properly chewing food. Chewing food thoroughly has numerous benefits, such as improving digestion, reducing appetite and cravings, eliminating bad breath and excessive gas, and strengthening the immune system, along with many others. You must also chew food to have good-looking face! The mandible or lower jaw is…

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Best Waxing Experience in Boston.

Posted on 28. Apr, 2013 by .

Spring is finally upon us, and summer is just around the corner!  It’s time to get ready for the warm weather, which means waxing for many of us. There are some things you can do before your waxing appointment that will make the experience even better.  If you are prone to ingrown hairs and inflamed…

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Winter dry skin.

Posted on 25. Dec, 2012 by .

The rate at which natural desquamation or exfoliation takes place depends on internal factors such as health, age, and amount of water in the body, as well as on external factors such as protective covering, temperature, and weather conditions.  Excess keratinization or build up of dead skin cells on the surface of the skin can be caused due…

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Importance of EFA for skin and overall health.

Posted on 19. Sep, 2012 by .

EFA or Omega 3 Fats: Esential Fatty Acids (omega 3) are key components of every single cell wall in human body, and consequently cellular health. EFA’s are not metabolised by the body, (except omega 9), and the only source is via diet or topical application. Essential fatty acids are a special group of oils with…

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