Since many of us have been unable to enjoy our usual 8-10 week trim, intensive conditioning, colouring and styling, that means bad hair days have become the ‘norm’ during the lockdown. Nutritional therapist Jackie Newson, explains which nutrients are important for hair health to help convert your tired, lacklustre locks into crowing glory again.
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- 8574 Views Posted on: August 13th 2020Read more
Over-exposing your skin to summer sun could leave you with sun damage, skin pigmentation marks and signs of premature ageing. Nutritional Therapist Jackie Newson explains how getting to know your skin phototype gives you a better understanding of how to protect yourself from sun damage…
- 4891 Views Posted on: August 18th 2020Read more
Post-holiday travel quarantine has made some of us feel like a staycation is the safe option for summer 2020, but this isn’t necessarily bad news. Nutritional Therapist, Jackie Newson suggests ways to take advantage of the opportunity to rejuvenate, limber up and pamper your body with a retreat-style home spa staycation.
- 1272 Views Posted on: October 2nd 2020Read more
With the new restrictions in place again, many of us are facing daily lifestyle challenges that are sending stress levels through the roof. Nutritional therapist Jackie Newson explains how stress places an extra burden on your immune function and reveals ways to help support the immune system through these stressful times whilst the risk of infection is high.
- 1773 Views Posted on: October 6th 2020Read more
Menopause isn’t a disease, it’s a fact of life, but that’s not to say it’s an easy ride. Thankfully, whether you choose to manage your symptoms via pharmaceuticals or not, there are some very beneficial diet and lifestyle measures you can put in place to power you through this seismic change, and beyond.
- 3585 Views Posted on: October 16th 2020Read more
Once again, we’re celebrating as Altrient C has scooped up another beauty award. This week Altrient C was announced as the WINNER of the Best Skincare Supplement in the Marie Claire Skin Awards 2020 as voted for by industry experts. A great affirmation for our message that vitamin C, when delivered into the body in the right way – the Altrient way – can help your skin tremendously.
- 6716 Views Posted on: November 9th 2020Read more
After months of research, nutrition analysis and recipe development The 5C Reset was created and a pilot group of 20 #CForYourself volunteers stepped forward to sign-up for an exciting 10 weeks partaking in The 5C Reset wellness strategy. We can’t wait to share the results of their incredible 10-week journey with you!
- 3640 Views Posted on: November 11th 2020Read more
A good head of hair isn’t necessarily a given throughout all life’s stages and any sudden or extreme loss can cause significant emotional distress and anxiety. Identifying the underlying cause of hair loss can help to prevent it happening and can also give you options for managing an existing condition. Hopefully, with a few lifestyle changes and some carefully chosen nutrients you can look forward to strong, healthy hair.
- 6071 Views Posted on: November 25th 2020Read more
World Vegan Day on the 1st of November helped draw attention to veganism. As this style of eating becomes more mainstream many manufacturers are creating innovative products to help make the transition away from animal products easier and more enjoyable. If a plant-based diet and lifestyle is becoming important to you then now is a great time to embrace all the wonderful new products out there that make being a vegan a piece of cake (minus eggs of course!).
- 4844 Views Posted on: February 12th 2021Read more
It’s very natural to feel unusually stressed, anxious, frustrated or even a little low from the many challenges of these uncertain times. Nutritional Therapist Jackie Newson explains how The 3 Pillars Technique of diet, sleep and exercise are key to your physical and mental health and wellbeing.
- 5251 Views Posted on: January 26th 2021Read more
Every January we hear about new healthy eating plans designed to help us shape up and lose any residual festive kilos. Why waste your time on a wellness plan that hasn’t already been put through its paces? Nutritional Therapist, Jackie Newson explains why ketogenic diets, which typically follow a high fat, low carb style of eating, that’s been tried, tested and perfected over the last century, makes light work of successful dieting.
- 13409 Views Posted on: October 15th 2012Read more
By Jenny Tschiesche As I sat on the sofa with my husband last night watching yet another season of ‘24’ (yes I know we are a little out of touch) I couldn’t help but notice that his sniffs and sniffles were getting increasingly loud and increasingly annoying. Having been married for ten years I feel I am now able to point such things out quite tactfully. So I did and do you know what he said... “it’s your fault”.