Front-of-pack health warnings on sugar products a likely solution to curbing consumer behaviour

For many in the health and medical industry more radical action is needed to dramatically reduce excessive sugar consumption. Research studies continue to raise the alarm to the life-reducing effects of high sugar diets. For those who consistently consume way more than the recommended daily allowance of sugar (including all forms of sugar), they are… Continue reading Front-of-pack health warnings on sugar products a likely solution to curbing consumer behaviour

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Post-Procedure Blues: Overcoming Depression After Cosmetic Surgery

There is no denying the stigma that comes with cosmetic surgery. People who voluntarily go under the knife for cosmetic improvements often face judgment (that they are insecure and unsatisfied with the looks they’re born with) and scorn (that they’re only beautiful and confident because they altered their appearance through surgery). Such harsh reception from… Continue reading Post-Procedure Blues: Overcoming Depression After Cosmetic Surgery

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Easy Hair Styling Ideas to Give Yourself a New Look for the New Year

For a few months of 2020, salons and spas were closed in accordance with shelter-in-place orders in different states. When these personal care establishments reopened, many people didn’t want to risk their safety for a manicure or a haircut. If you’re one of the responsible people who practiced social distancing and lived without professional hair… Continue reading Easy Hair Styling Ideas to Give Yourself a New Look for the New Year

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Caregiver’s Burden: Overcoming Guilt and Other Negative Emotions

Caring for an aging and/or seriously ill loved undeniably drains us physically, emotionally, and mentally. We want nothing for them but the best quality of care, but for a number of reasons, we don’t always feel good even if we’re giving them what they need. As a result, we can’t help but become subject to… Continue reading Caregiver’s Burden: Overcoming Guilt and Other Negative Emotions

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4 Studies that Show Mindfulness Helps Ease Physical Problems

In recent years, the spotlight has turned on mindfulness, a practice that could have its roots in Eastern religions like Hinduism and philosophies like Buddhism. Many studies already show it is effective in emotion regulation. In fact, many approaches to the treatment of anxiety, eating disorders, depression, and mental and emotional issues involve mindfulness. One… Continue reading 4 Studies that Show Mindfulness Helps Ease Physical Problems

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Air Pollution Effect on Beauty: How Harmful Substances in the Air Might Be Causing Your Skin Problems

The level of air pollution is exacerbating in major cities around the world. The problems occur when the amount of harmful gases, particulates, and organic compounds are released due to natural phenomena or, more often, man-made activities. Vehicular traffic, factories, construction, and wildfires are some of the most common causes of air pollution, especially in… Continue reading Air Pollution Effect on Beauty: How Harmful Substances in the Air Might Be Causing Your Skin Problems

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Lifelong Learning and Longevity: How Keeping Your Brain Engaged is the Key to a Long Lifespan

There is a secret to a long lifespan, but it might be hidden within the pages of a book. No, the answer lies not in a mystical text, but in continuous learning. There is mounting research that those who enrolled in educational courses or study a subject well after they collected their diploma are more… Continue reading Lifelong Learning and Longevity: How Keeping Your Brain Engaged is the Key to a Long Lifespan

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Why Hair Porosity Matters When Choosing Products for Your Curls

Lucky are we to be living at a time wherein women are no longer boxed into roles, and the concept of beauty is narrow, one-dimensional, discriminating, and limited. Society has evolved, rather than going the way of the dinosaur. These days, women can be what they want to be and excel in careers that only… Continue reading Why Hair Porosity Matters When Choosing Products for Your Curls

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