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Dealing With Redness
Avene

Redness: normal or pathological? Getting red in the face after making some exercise for two hours is normal. Irregular breathing is also to be expected. Sometimes the redness ambushes you first thing in the morning, or you might get all red after eating something spicy for lunch. But besides these everyday trials of modern life, why on earth does the face become red all over, in huge unsightly blotches? It's all because of some little blood vessels that cover the entire skin surface.


 
Menopause And Cosmetics
Body and Mind

Great care must be given to the protection of the endocrine system’s integrity. Ingredients MUST be bio-identical to what the body knows.Modern anti-aging medicine recognises the value of the endocrine system in maintaining essential body functions. In conjunction with the endocrine system, the skin is there to protect our major organs, maintain the correct body temperature as well as assist with excretory functions. Both systems reflect internal disorders, as the skin on a metaphysical level is also a printout of what is happening internally.


 
Reasons To Drink Mangosteen Juice Every Day
Breakthroughs in Health, Vol. 1, Issue 5, 2006

Establishing a Xango mangosteen intake routine can create robust health and vitality, preventing many illnesses from striking in the first place.*Improves cell communication. The xanthones in mangosteen improve the body's cell to cell communication to fight disease from attacking & spreading. It also speeds up healing & repair. *Prevents DNA damage. Xanthones have been shown to prevent DNA damage, lowering risks from carcinogens & mutagens.*Aids the lymphatic system. Helps the lymphatic system eliminate cell waste.*Keeps thyroid functioning optimally.


 
Reboot Your Dna. Rejuvenate And Heal.
Bridget Hall

LifeSound Rejuvenation Therapy: an innovative, scientifically proven rejuvenation tool. Reboot your system at the level of your DNA. Reprogramme your cells so that they replicate with the freshness of health and vitality. Easy-to-use system of sound and audio-visual files. Enjoy the effects of your new-found rejuvenation


 
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Skin Care & Common Skin Conditions
Professor Peter Cooper

Few situations provoke as much anxiety as unknown conditions on a baby's skin. Their alarming visibility, and apparent irritation or inflammation of the baby's skin, often lead to fear and apprehension among new  and experienced parents alike.


 
Skin Disorders
Author Unknown

Skin problems are unfortunately very common in all breeds. The skin being truly the largest organ in the body, is in fact the easiest way for the body to eliminate toxins.We have been conditioned by the medical establishment that when we see any skin abnormality, it is to be viewed as troublesome and unsightly and must be gotten rid of it as fast as possible ( i.e. the usual route of antibiotics and possible steroids). When nothing but conventional treatment is used it leads to a suppression of symptoms.


 
Sugar - Is It As Bad As It's Painted
Juliette Davidson

Twenty years ago, we were blasted with stern warnings that fats - particularly saturated fats - were destroying our bodies. Diet and healthfood companies began to peddle 'low fat' options which were generally a bit useless [1], not least because 'low fat' does not necessarily translate as 'low calorie'. Now, however, the tune has changed. Fat is no longer dangerous in the eyes of the international nutrition industry [2]. Indeed, some sources state that 'healthy fats' are good weight loss resource [3].


 
The Role Of Essential Oils In Skincare
Marlize Nel

From freshening air to disinfecting your home and promoting weight loss, the list of uses for and benefits of essential oils are endless. They are particularly useful in skincare, delivering powerful medicinal benefits and beautiful natural scents. Find out which essential oils are repeatedly recommended for skincare and why we chose to use them in the Down to Earth ailment and skincare range.


 
Uses For Avocado Oil
Vicki Berry

Rich in antioxidants, Avocado Oil can be applied directly to the skin to help heal and soften damaged skin and treat dry or aged skin. This is a thick, fatty oil that is fabulous for moisturising and treating all skin (and hair) types. Avocado oil soothes the upper layers of skin and rehydrates at the same time. Dry hair will also benefit from avocado oil, as it is rich, nourishing, and softening.


 
Uses For Kalahari Melon Seed Oil
Vicki Berry

Sourced from Namibia where it has been used to quench parched skin for hundreds of years, Kalahari Melon Seed Oil is jam-packed full of essential fatty acids that help to renew your skin's elasticity. Although very light, and naturally absorbent, this is still a very powerful oil, penetrating your skin's surface to eradicate toxins while offering gentle, yet effective re-hydration.


 
Uses For Neem Oil
Vicki Berry

A wonderful oil with numerous benefits, Neem contains extraordinarily high levels of antioxidants that help to protect the skin from environmental damage. Cold pressed from whole Neem tree nuts, this oil can be used in 'make your own' skin care preparations, hair care products, and in gardens for natural pest control.


 
Water - The Contributor To Health And Beauty
Eva F. Schoenfeld

A deficiency of Tissue Salts can lead to health disturbances, but at a very early stage you can see the level of minerals in the cells in your face. I am introducing some facial and physical signs related to Tissue Salt deficiencies. If you want to learn reading faces and administer the correct Tissue Salts.

 


 
What Are Tissue Salts And Their Benefits?
Eva F. Schoenfeld

Tissue Salts are more important than you think... The strain caused by barren food from intoxicated and empty soils need to be supported with micronutrients - hence Tissue Salts - then the absorption of macronutrients like vitamins and food-supplements will also be successful. Talk to us!


 
Why Treat The Skin On Your Face Different To The Skin On Your Body
Down to Earth

It would be very convenient if you could use a "one-size-fits-all" solution for all of your skin, but they are hard to find. Why? Because skin is constructed differently in different areas and products are made to cater to those differences. In our latest blog post we examine the main differences between the skin on your face and the skin on your body, and highlight the differences in skincare products formulated for face vs body.