Hold Back Aging
“To keep joints padded and pain-free, take glucosamine with MSM and collagen. There are numerous brands available, but I personally take Lifestream’s Joint Matrix ($46.80, 240 caplets) and Collagen Beauty ($43.30, 270 caplets – special price now available). Some friends complain that glucosamine doesn’t help. This is because the formula they take comes without MSM, which is a pain reliever. If not for MSM, I wouldn’t be able to go down the stairs without wincing…. A supplement that doesn’t immediately show results but that the a..
Wellness: Sweet Sour News
“Beat the bloat with vinegar. Thankfully, there’s no need to drink the sour stuff. Kouzu Vinegar in softgel form has 20 times the concentration of regular vinegar. Also supposed to perk up sluggish metabolism, it’s believed to detox and aid slimming – what we need after the festive bingeing. For skin, the best you can do is replenish collagen. As collagen breaks down with age, lines form and skin sags…. When choosing a collagen supplement, go for something easily absorbed like mirco-peptides. AFC Collagen Beauty delivers shark car..
“Shokaigan Intensive Hair Growth Tonic – the bestseller from Japan goes to the root of the hair loss problem with an arsenal of botanicals like licorice root, carrot, ginseng, sage and rosemary. Together, they revitalize inactive follicles, maintain scalp health while prolonging the hair growing phase. Lasts up to four months. Use with Shokaigan Intensive Scalp Therapy Shampoo, a citrusy-scented solution which foams well and has 10 types of amino acids to unclog follicles and strengthen hair shafts.”
“As a natural alternative to hormone replacement or as a general all-purpose energy booster, try Maca. Not so familiar to us, maca is a root that grows in the mountains of Peru. Highly nutritious with vitamins, phytonutrients and amino acids, and amazingly, more calcium than milk, it’s one of those unusual herbs for both men and women – to counter both menopause and andropause symptoms, and boost libido. You really have to find out more from the Internet because even athletes take it for energy, and it works mainly by balancing hormones. Look out for AFC M..
"Alleviate eye conditions such as poor vision, eye fatigue and dryness with Ultimate Vision, a scientifically-researched eye supplement from AFC Japan that contains FloraGLO® Lutein extract. Containing antioxidants, it lowers the risks of cataracts or age-related macular degeneration."
Beauty Feature: The Anti-aging Pill
“Easy to swallow, AFC Collagen Beauty’s tiny collagen pills are tasteless and easily absorbed, and makes our skin feel bouncier after just two months. We’re hoping it reverses ageing on the inside as well.”
No Sad Sag
“The best time to start looking after skin is before it’s damaged. However, if you’re like most of us, you’ll only panic at the sight of the first wrinkle or hyper-pigmentation spot. Whatever the state of your skin, take immediate steps to slow down further damage. Try collagen supplements which are popular in Japan for skin and even joint care. It’s a protein that, among other things, keeps skin firm as some 70 per cent of our skin consists of collagen… An affordable product is AFC Collagen Beauty… AFC is a reputable Japanese brand ..
The Wonder of Rice
“Lower your cholesterol levels and enhance your health with Red Yeast Rice… The Lifestream Greenhouse Red Yeast Rice Complex™ is fermented from premium organic rice and works naturally to nourish the liver while supporting healthy cholesterol levels and heart health.”
A Boon for Aching Joints
“I’ve experimented with various glucosamine supplements and now realize not all glucosamine is the same…if you’re in pain; a combi formula like the one in Joint Matrix might yield better and faster results. With three join nutrients, 2002 mg glucosamine hydrochloride, 1001mg Marine Matrix collagen, and OptiMSM (a high-purity, premium grade MSM), you are likely to be back to your usual mobility in a couple of weeks if your pain is due to joint wear and tear.”
“Stay in the pink of health with Cordyceps Stroma GOLD™ from Lifestream , which produces a more potent and concentrated form of cordyceps, organically grown in a greenhouse, free from any contamination. The fungus is known for its health benefits – supporting your immune system and boosting the functioning of major organs.”