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The Perfect Balance

The Perfect Balance Over the past few decades, a variety of ingredients have been researched, bringing new innovation to foods and supplements designed to support digestive health. In fact, the amount of research being conducted on probiotics has grown exponentially in the past 10 years. Between 1990 and 1999, there were just 300 peer-reviewed studies on probiotics published… compare that to the more than 5,300 articles published between 2000 and 2009, and over 6,100 in just the last 5 years! So what’s all the buzz about? What exactly are probiotics, and what do they do for you? Essentially, probiotics...

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Glutten Free

Keeping you and your family in mind Gluten is a large protein found in wheat and certain other grains – barley, spelt and rye. Many people can have diffculties digesting gluten, and for an estimated 1 out of 100 people, gluten can trigger an immune system response that may lead to impaired nutrient absorption and a wide range of other symptoms throughout the body. With the increasing awareness of gluten and the desire of many to follow a gluten-free diet, the vast majority of products Forever Living offers are gluten-free. This means they test at levels far less than 20 parts...

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The Power of aloe vera

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] What makes Forever’s range of products so unique is our very special primary ingredient: pure, 100% aloe vera gel. This natural substance is carefully extracted from aloe plants grown on our privately-owned plantations. The power of aloe vera is at your hands… Our products begin with the gel from the inner leaf of the plant and we carefully add just enough other ingredients to produce premium quality skin care and nutritional products. Aloe vera is so versatile it can even be taken as a drink, allowing you to care for your body both inside and out. Forever’ s...

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Are you using the best moisturizer for your skin type?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Are you using the best moisturizer for your skin type? Moisturizing is the cornerstone of healthy-looking skin, and the most important part of your daily skincare routine. Take a look at Forever’s range of premium moisturisers and how they cater to the needs of each individual skin type.   The main reason for wearing a moisturizer is to protect the skin from the elements and to minimise moisture loss. All moisturizers are designed to work in this way, but Forever’s range of moisturising products are particularly beneficial because of the addition of patented, 100% stabilised, high quality aloe vera gel. Aloe...

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Aloe Vera for Anti ageing

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] What about anti ageing technology? This is where the Sonya Skincare Kit comes in. Another skincare regime, the Sonya Skincare Kit has five signature products which combine the importance of cleansing, exfoliating, toning and moisturizing, to leave you with beautiful, healthy-looking skin, utilising anti-ageing technology. “…preserves and replenishes the skin’s moisture to help maintain a youthful complexion”   [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]FOLLOW THESE 5 STEPS FOR YOUR SKINCARE[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][td_block_5 custom_title=”STEP 1″ header_color=”#dd3333″ post_ids=”1988″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text] Aloe Purifying Cleanser The first step uses a refreshing cleanser infused with aloe, lemon and cucumber extracts, designed to gently remove makeup and other impurities without drying the...

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Why Vitamin C so important for good health?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Vitamin C is one of the most popular vitamins to take. But do we know WHY it is so necessary for good health? Vitamin C is one of the safest and most effective vitamins, say experts. The benefits of taking vitamin C may include protection against immune system deficiencies, prenatal health problems, eye disease, and even skin wrinkling. Unlike most animals, humans are unable to create vitamin C naturally, so it is important to incorporate this vitamin into our diets where we can. When we have sufficient levels of vitamin C in our diets, it can help to cleanse our...

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Superfoods – For good health – Antioxidants

SUPERFOODS FOR GOOD HEALTH – ANTIOXIDANTS A healthy diet, consuming the right nutrients and doing some form of physical exercise on a daily basis is the perfect foundation for leading a good lifestyle and being in peak physical condition. Superfoods are your first port of call for a well-balanced diet as they have a high nutritional content and help support the body against infections. Antioxidants are teeming with numerous health benefits so you should introduce these into your diet where you can. Why are antioxidants so important for good health? Found in many foods, antioxidants fight the oxidation process, a chemical...

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You don’t need botox, you need facial in a box!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] You don’t need botox, you need facial in a box! With so many products on the market, finding the perfect skincare routine can feel like mission impossible, and guring out which products best suit your skin can be challenging. And, with skin changing and evolving over time, it’s possible that your skincare routine should change with it. To create a skincare regime, it may be tempting to have one type of product from one brand and another type of product from another, but this doesn’t always allow the products to work in synergy to give a heightened appearance of health...

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The Amazing Gifts of the Beehive

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The Amazing Gifts of the Beehive. In our world of efficiency, multi-tasking and to-do lists, it is interesting to recognize that one of the most efficient and productive operations in the world is a simple beehive. If Bees could write, there is no doubt they could create a best seller in organizational behavior and team work. Although most hives stand less than four feet tall they generate several of nature’s most nutritive and impressive offerings. The humble honeybee is responsible for among other things honey, pollen, propolis, royal jelly, bee venom, beeswax and bees brood to name a...

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How to Use Essential Oils

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] How to Use Essential Oils When it comes to essential oils, a few drops can go a long way, especially with children. Children naturally respond better to essential oils so very little is needed for them to experience benefits. Sometimes only a drop or two is all that is needed even for adults. To enjoy essential oils aromatically, add a few of essential oil in a diffuser, place a drop or two on a cotton ball or tissue, or inhale directly from the bottle. An hour or two of essential oil aromatherapy daily can profoundly influence your overall...

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How Essential Oils Work

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] How Essential Oils Work The best way to enjoy essential oils is through an “aromatic lifestyle,” meaning daily use will amplify their benefits. Regular use of essential oils will encourage balance emotionally, mentally, physically, and spiritually. Two ways to easily incorporate essential oils into your daily routine are to use them aromatically and topically. Inhaling the aroma of essential oils is not just pleasing to the senses, but it also has profound psychophysiological effects on the human body. When you inhale the aroma of an essential oil, odor molecules make their way to the limbic system. The limbic...

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The Benefits of Essential Oils to Human Wellness

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The Benefits of Essential Oils to Human Wellness In humans, essential oils serve to encourage homeostasis and balance and promote an environment where optimum wellness can thrive. Just as essential oils can defend plants against harmful organisms, scientists have demonstrated that essential oils may defend humans from invasion and infection by germs. Hundreds to thousands of studies reveal that many essential oils possess properties beneficial to human wellness. French chemist Rene-Maurice Gattefosse healed his badly burned hand with lavender oil after a laboratory accident in 1910. French physician Dr. Jean Valnet employed essential oils as he addressed wounds received...

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What are essential oils?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] What are essential oils? Essential oils are natural highly volatile compounds extracted from plants. They are lipid- or fat-soluble substances that tend to combine with or dissolve in lipids or fats. Most commonly, these precious oils are obtained from plants through steam distillation, though they can also be extracted in many other ways including expression, common with citrus fruits. As highly concentrated substances, they are significantly more potent than their herbal cousins, and offer faster and more complete benefits. Optimum Well-being Several factors make essential oils ideal choices when it comes to optimum well-being: Act Holistically Essential oils act holistically,...

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Advance Nutrition Made Simple

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Take the guesswork out of advanced nutrition! Because advance nutrition made simple! Vital5 provides 5 fantastic formulas to help you look and feel your best. When we consider of nutrition, few of us think of cells. The fact is that our physical health depends on the health of the trillions of cells that make up each and every tissue and organ in our body. These cells need good nutrition in order to function but, in today’s world, it is difficult to get optimum cellular nutrition. Did you know: More than 2/3 of USA citizens don’t eat the suggested 5 servings of fruits and vegetables daily....

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Bees produce valueable nutrients

When you think of bees, you usually think of pesky buzzing during summer months and avoiding a painful sting. However, over the last few decades, the importance of bees and their positive impact on the environment have taken center stage. Not only are bees an important part of our ecosystem, but they also produce valuable nutrients that can have a positive impact on your health and wellness. The most well known, of course, is honey, but bees also produce propolis, pollen and royal jelly.   Liquid Gold Most people know that honey is a fantastic natural sweetener. But did you...

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