Acne, also known as Acne Vulgaris in medical circles, is a very common skin disorder, and almost every teenager can expect to experience acne to some degree or other. At the ages between 25 and 34 years that figure declines to 80 out of every 1000 and between 35 to 44 years of age the [...]
Sunburn refers to any damaging of the skin which results from excessive exposure to ultraviolet rays from the sun. The hallmark of sunburn is a reddening of the skin, but you can also experience swelling too. The reddened area of skin then becomes painful and can persist being painful for several days. In extreme cases [...]
Studies and Reviews on Hyaluronic Acid (HA) Will the Real Hyaluronan please stand up? There are many Hyaluronic Acid products available now on the market. A review from the Journal of Applied Nutrition examines the different kinds of HA available and talks about their effectiveness: “..dietary supplements containing HA are not equivalent due to the [...]
Now we don’t want to put a downer on getting outside and enjoying the sunshine, because certainly in moderation, sunshine is beneficial to the body especially when it comes to vitamin D. (You can read more about sunlight and vitamin D here.) However, a little too much sunshine and not enough sun cream can lead [...]
Ladies, we spend hundreds of pounds during our lifetimes on new makeup and skincare products in the hope that they will solve the skin problems we’re having be it dry skin, oily skin, aging skin or spotty skin. The truth of the matter is, for really healthy looking, beautiful skin, it needs to start on [...]
What is Detoxing? Detoxing is based on the idea that the body will function and perform better and be healthier when harmful substances are removed from it through a detoxification programme. Supporters of detoxification suggest it can help relieve the following problems: allergies, bloating, fatigue, sinus problems, weight gain, headaches, dull hair and dull skin, [...]
February 27th is the date of the Obesity Conference in Manchester and with that in mind, and the fact that we are promoting healthy heart month, we thought we’d take the time to give you the low down on losing weight and keeping your ticker tocking. As mentioned in one of our last blog posts, [...]
Japanese researchers believe that the secret to a healthy and long life could be a substance called Hyaluronic Acid. Connie Chung reported on “HA” several years ago, and we have decided to rejuvenate this story to inform those who may not know of this fascinating theory. http://americanlivewire.com/hyaluronic-acid-in-potatoes-are-the-secret-to-long-life/
The Modern Herbals team are proud to announce that for the 2nd year running we have been awarded the 2012 Janey Lee Grace Platinum award.
With Olympic-fever dominating the news, it may have given you the inspiration you need to get down to the gym or outdoors for some exercise.