Botox injections can be hugely helpful in treating both medical and cosmetic complaints as such treatment makes use of a specific property of a naturally-derived protein produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum. While it might sound odd to be treated using a substance made by bacteria it’s interesting to note that more than half of the medicines we use on a regular basis are derived from flora and fauna and that many of these are also, technically, toxins. Continue reading “Botox – Start the New Year with a Fresh Outlook!”
There’s a lot to be done during the holidays: decorations to hang, presents to wrap, meals to prepare, travelling, shopping, visitors to welcome, and so much more! In fact, there’s so much to do during this time of year that some people may neglect the most basic and important things, like taking care of themselves.
Holiday festivities can challenge your physical, mental and emotional health. It’s easy to become overwhelmed, overworked and stressed with all that goes into preparing for and participating in these celebrations. However, you can fight stress and fatigue by taking proper care of yourself. Below are five tips on how to do this amidst the holiday chaos. Continue reading “Taking Care of Yourself This Holiday Season”
When the hustle and bustle of Christmas and New Year starts taking its toll, treating yourself to a little festive pampering can really help you re-energize! Everyone wants to look their best at the office Christmas party, in the obligatory family photos, and perhaps even on that beach vacation scheduled for January, but the winter air, dehydrating central heating, and those late nights, rich food and glasses of champagne can quickly leave your skin looking less than vibrant. Continue reading “Don’t You Deserve a Little Festive Pampering?”