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Skin Benefits to Bananas

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SKIN BENEFITS: Banana skins are loaded with skin and hair boosting nutrients like vitamins A, C, E,  and B9 (Folate), plus minerals like potassium, calcium, magnesium, selenium and zinc. The fruit is best eaten raw and not…

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How does stress affect the skin?

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How does stress affect the skin? By Lisa Borg, In House Nutrionist  Stress is the body’s response to a perceived threat to survival in some way. The best analogy to understand it is to think of…

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What is acne and what causes Acne

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What is acne and what causes acne? Acne is the result of skin pores engorged with excess oil, dead skin cells, and bacteria. Unfortunately, when the pore swells enough to break the follicle wall it can…

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Beat the Bloat to Lose Inches Fast

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Eliminating bloating can result in losing inches in many cases, but for most cases a long term solution is required. If you have a specific event you are aiming for, and ONLY for those without underlying…

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Tips for Lips During Lock-Down and Beyond

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Tips for Lips During Lock-Down and Beyond We often forget the skin on our lips in our beauty regime which can spoil an otherwise well-cared-for face. The skin on our lips is super thin, and lips…

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The Biological Clock

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The Biological Clock The biological clock is an innate mechanism which regulates many functions in the human body. The most commonly known is the Circadian Rhythm of 24 hours which regulates the sleep-wake cycle, and is…

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Nutritional Inspiration During Lock-Down

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As we approach our sixth week of Lock-Down, I am sure many of you have become disinterested or fed up with preparing three meals everyday and may be running out of ideas, bored with the same…