The benefits of reflexology

Reflexology is an alternative and complementary non-intrusive health therapy that is widely based on the principle that various points on the hands, feet, face, lower leg and ears correspond to other areas of the human body. The interactive footmap for reflexology that can be found in the AoR or The Association of Reflexologists website illustrates […]

Read More

Easy skincare the natural way

An Advertising feature It’s increasingly clear that natural skin care – indeed, reducing the number of chemicals we use, both in our food or on our faces – is the most healthy & sustainable lifestyle that any of us can choose. But it can feel tough to make the transition. The natural approach still has […]

Read More

Herbal treatments banned across the EU

As of 1 May, about a quarter of the adult British population may find they can no longer purchase many of the herbal remedies and supplements they have come to depend upon.  The European Union has passed a regulatory law banning over-the-counter sale of hundreds of herbal medicinal products.  They include such widely-used products as […]

Read More

The physiological benefits of Spa Treatments

An Advertising Feature Spa Resorts, day-spas and spa-clubs offer a range of treatments for the face and the body aiming to relax and revive your body and mind. Whether you opt for a traditional spa therapy such as thalassotherapy or mud therapy, or for just a simple massage or exfoliation treatment, you are looking to […]

Read More

Liquorice Lip Balm for Summer Cold Sores

A new lip balm containing liquorice could help reduce the frequency and intensity of cold sore outbreaks. The problem is that once you contract the cold sore (herpes simplex) virus you have it for life. The herpes cold sore virus can be picked up from one simple kiss with an infected person, which is why […]

Read More