Archive for December 2011

BaByliss Pro BAB2000 Ceramix Xtreme Dryer

Three weeks ago my old hair dryer bit the dust, and I have decided to upgrade to the BaByliss Pro BAB2000 Ceramix Xtreme Dryer. In the past when I needed to replace a hair dryer. I’ve always just run out to stores like Target and bought whatever was cheapest. I just thought they were all the same. It turns out that I was wrong. Oh, so very wrong because this BaBylyss hair dryer is very different.

The dryer has a professional long life motor and six speed and heat setting combinations. In addition, to make it easier to clean, it has a removable filter. Unlike the usual hairdryers, which use a metal coil to produce their heat, this one uses ceramics. They claim that this dries the hair from the inside out and is gentler than the other types of hairdryers. Who knows? All I know is that it works. It has a narrow barrel, which really focuses the airflow and a micro concentrator nozzle. This particular hairdryer is probably the best hair dryer I’ve ever used.

Are There Any Secret Hair Drying Tips

It probably crosses plenty of people’s minds at some stage or another as they struggle with their own hair drying problems, that there may be some secret drier tips that are being withheld by the big hairdryer companies for one reason or another. After all, you might logically theorize that if the human head of hair is supposed to be beautiful in the way it looks, then how come we get tangles and knots in the first place?

Well, the secret is that there is really no great secret to drying perfect hairstyles!

In fact, getting your locks dried the way you want them is a lot easier than people think. That’s because the ones who are finding it difficult are not doing enough to make things happen the way they are supposed to happen.

In order to achieve that perfect head of hair, all a person needs to do is to ensure that their technique is right and they are using the device the right way too. This can be made to happen by getting sufficient daily exercise in using it while maintaining a sensible temperature and avoiding trying to get it done too quickly.

Do that and your hair will do what it is meant to do and that is to find its correct shape and style with your help!

Does hCG1234 Really Contains hCG?

There are things all around us that can help us to lose weight if we only opened our eyes to them. Far too many people say they can’t do anything about their overweight condition because they work a desk job and never have time to exercise, while diets never work for them.

Well, here are some great tips to get you around those obstacles. Instead of driving a few blocks to work, get up ten minutes earlier and walk instead. You may even save time if the traffic is always bad, plus you get your body burning calories just for walking at a quicker pace than usual.

At work, don’t take the elevator, take the stairs! Think it is too hard? Start with getting out the elevator one floor early and climbing that last floor up the stairs. Then when you are okay with that, make it two floors, then more.

Do you feel hungry all the time? Then start drinking a glass of plain water every time you feel the urge to reach for a cookie! You will be amazed at how it stops the feeling of hunger, which may not even be hunger but thirst fooling your brain!

There are loads of other things around that you can use to lose weight, such as exercises and of course the various diets that are around. It just takes a little eagerness to find them and you will surprise yourself!

HGC Diets

Currently, hCG1234 has been criticized by consumers because of the recent ban imposed by the FDA on some hCG products. But the problem that was addressed by the ban was on unapproved and illegal over-the-counter hCG products as some of these do not contain traces of hCG at all.

The hCG diet program is no doubt a truly effective weight loss program that promised quick results. However, the diet program’s reputation as an effective method had been marred by the proliferation of fake products online. This is the reason why FDA was prompted to impose the ban.

Nevertheless, medically-supervised hCG1234 dieting is still actively followed by some determined dieters. Healthcare providers and trained professionals can still offer hCG1234 diet services using hCG drops that are made of pharmaceutical ingredients. 

The use of hCG for medical treatment has been recognized worldwide not only for weight loss but also for the treatment of fertility issues. Thus, it is safe to assume that this diet is always going to be around but consumers should just choose to maintain pharmaceutical grade hCG under the supervision and care of healthcare professionals.

Engineering Your Tips for Losing Weight Successfully

It has often been said that when it comes to losing some of that unwanted, excess weight, we typically respond best to different methods because people are different and where something will work for one person, it may not work so well for another. The way to get past that barrier is to do some research online and find a good collection of weight loss tips that you can sit down with and work through to see which of them appears like it will work for you.

There will be plenty of tips that you may read and think to yourself that they may not work, or you simply may not like the idea of trying them for yourself. Those should be discarded from the list so you end up with a shorter list of thing that you do like the sound of and that you think you can work with towards gaining some success.

Then it becomes a case of trying them to see which work best for you. There will be some failures amongst them, but there will also be some successes and even one or two really effective measures that you are quite pleased with. This kind of exercise may take a little time to work through, but it is worth the effort to get the success that you are looking for.

Nioxin Intensive Therapy Recharging Complex

I’ve been reading the reviews about Nioxin Intensive Therapy Recharging Complex and since most of the reviews are quite positive, I decided to give these Nioxin vitamins a try. My hair has been getting thinner for years now. I have also noticed that I break my nails more easily than I used to. Even my skin is not as clear as it used to be.

From the occasional research I’ve done, which is usually any time I notice a lot of hair in the drain, I have found that nutrition plays a much greater role in our health than most physicians either realize or seem willing to tell us. What this product does is supply the nutrients that your body needs to produce strong hair and nails.

After trying it for the last couple of months, I have noticed that my hair is becoming thicker and fuller and I’m not breaking my nails as often. As you can imagine, I am quite thrilled with the results. I am going to continue using Nioxin Intensive Therapy Recharging Complex and see if these good results continue.

How it Helps

My friend who works at the local store is always telling me about how he is going to lose all his hair by the time he is 40 and how he will get started tomorrow on a treatment if it would do him any good for sure. Of course tomorrow never seems to come and he just keeps talking the talk without ever walking the walk!

Well, one day a few weeks ago, he was showing me his new laptop and I suggested he try surfing around to look for some anti-hair loss tips and see what he comes up with. Well, as he was always talking about it, he could hardly refuse, so he found a few sites that looked promising and started reading.

Well, I left him to it thinking he would go and read some online newspapers or something as soon as I went, but I was wrong. In fact he got so hooked on those sites he actually started taking their advice and inside of those few weeks he now has started to improve the health of his hair and is already looking much better.

the upshot of taking a natural approach to his overall health has meant he’s lost a little weight too, which can only ever be a good thing. He now complains he has had to go buy some new pants because his old ones are too big, but he is keeping up with his strategy that he learned online and looks set to improve his looks to become a completely new guy!

Natural is the Way to Maintain healthy Hair

You probably already heard it said enough times that the natural way to do things is usually the best and that applies to keeping hair healthy as it does to most things. But often, you will hear people ask about how to improve hair thickness naturally because they think there must be some kind of special process that is known only to experts.

Of course, this is not true as it really is a lot easier and basic than many people realize. You have naturally healthy hair by simply giving your body what it needs to do its job, which is to maintain a healthy diet.

Keeping every aspect of itself healthy is something it is designed to do all by itself, although it sometimes needs a helping hand. This comes in the form of eating a sensible diet of healthy, fresh food and ditching all the processed junk we usually pile into it, which is generally why many of us as becoming so collectively unhealthy which can be reflected i the health of our hair.

You just have to teach yourself to say no to hamburgers, pizza, cakes, pie, pastry, candy bars and the like and start saying yes to fresh, home cooked meals made from fresh ingredients like vegetables and lean meats or fish. If you need a snack, grab an apple or a pear instead of an energy bar.

If you are thirsty, drink plain water instead of soda or sports drinks. This is how to do it naturally and you will be surprised at the difference it makes to your hair’s appearance and your body’s overall health levels.

Eat and Be Healthy!

There is a pretty poignant saying that goes something like “You are what you eat” and it pretty much sums up the way we can affect our health by what we choose to consume on a day to day basis. This article takes a look at the way modern eating trends have brought about a big change in the physical appearance of a worryingly large slice of the population.

Modern life has thrown us a convenient style of eating that comes with a pretty big string attached. Its called fast food or junk food. And while this kind of food is certainly fast in that we can order it and be sitting down to eat it inside a few minutes, it loads up our bodies with more junk than we can handle. The “junk” is all the additives that are incorporated into this kind of food to make it look better, feel better and taste better (or at least that’s what we have been led to believe).

Junk Ingredients

The main ingredients that are added to fast or processed foods that are causing all the problems are generally necessary for the food to be made more appealing to the unsuspecting diner in the way it looks when its on the plate (or on the advertising banners), its texture so that it feels good to eat it and its taste, which is artificially enhanced to make it more “tasty”. Here’s what they use to achieve what at first glance (and taste) is something highly desirable to eat:

Monosodium Glutamate (MSG) E621

This flavor enhancer is used extensively in Eastern cooking as a direct replacement for salt. It indeed enhances the flavor of the food it is added to much more intensely than salt and is therefore a popular additive in just about everything you can buy in a packet or out of a can these days.

You might therefore think that this is a miracle additive that the food industry uses to make our food taste great and therefore must be safe to eat. Keep thinking that, because that’s what the industry wants you to think.

The reality is that Monosodium Glutamate has been identified as being responsible for the high level of deaths that occur in the Far East (especially Thailand) from stomach cancer. The author of this article watched his own father die of stomach cancer barely two years after marrying a Thai chef and eating a new diet comprised almost entirely of the food she cooked in her Thai restaurant in North London, England. Before that, he was a very physically fit and healthy man with very little stress in his life and was rarely if ever ill.

Still want to eat that stuff?

Well many people have grown wary of this ingredient, to such an extent that the food industry often disguises its presence in many foods as just “flavoring”, which it can legally do on food labels. Why would the industry do that if it could put its collective hand on its heart and say in all honesty that E621 is safe to eat? The truth is that it cannot. MSG is poison and it is killing people and making them sick and few even care because hardly anybody believes they are being duped. Just like smokers are duped into smoking tobacco believing that they won’t get cancer.

Trans Fats

Saturated fats that fall into this category are generally those that have had hydrogen pumped through them to make them easy to add to food in order to bulk it out, improve the texture and enhance the flavor to some extent (especially when combined with MSG). Sometimes referred to as hydrogenated vegetable oil or partially hydrogenated fat, this stuff increases your body’s levels of bad LDL cholesterol and can lead to coronary disease.

Many food producers are moving away from using trans fats in their foods, although the movement is very slow and represents only a very small proportion of the huge industry to date. Trans fats are found mostly in processed foods that make up ready meals, frozen meals and most types of ready-to-eat foods as well as most of the fast food types such as hamburgers, hot dogs etc.

Preservatives

Oh boy, is this one very large and very complex can of worms. Most food you buy from the supermarket shelves will contain some kind of preservatives, which are there to make the food keep for longer. There are several of them and its a huge subject all on its own, that I’m going to tackle in a later article.

Suffice it to say that many of the preservatives used can lead to some form of illness such as asthma, eczema, psoriasis and other allergic type conditions, especially in children. One substance in particular that has been used for decades as a preservative, sodium metabisulphate, is linked with cancer.

Colorants

Another huge subject for a future article, some artificial colors that were historically added to foods have since been withdrawn thanks to research uncovering their links with a whole host of nasty conditions and even cancer.

Sweeteners

I will also cover this in a future article because its pretty big and another one of those areas that people don’t like to go. These substances pervade almost every popular food item that we like to eat or drink but don’t want to have the extra calories that refined sugar puts into them. So alternatives are used to make products, especially the so-called diet drinks and sugar free gums, available to everyone who doesn’t want to put on more weight.

Problem is, that people who drink a lot of diet soda are still gaining weight, as the obesity epidemic that is sweeping the nation is a testament to. Want to know why that is? Come back later and read the article that blows the lid off the artificial sweetener secrets that the industry does not want you to know about.

Most people stick their heads in the sand over many food ingredients because they are afraid of what they will find if they go digging too deeply. This author is NOT afraid of what the food industry is dishing out to unsuspecting consumers. Just watch this space and see what comes of it!

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