A Brief Guide To Hair Dye: Semi-Permanent vs. Permanent vs. Bleach

We certainly got folks talking when we decided to explore what hair dye is really doing to our hair. The reality of how certain chemicals break down natural hair pigments and lift the hair cuticle was shocking, but we haven’t given up our standing hair color appointment at the salon just yet. And we’d bet that you haven’t either. So if you are going to dye, which kind should you choose? To better understand the different types of hair dyes, we had Philip Kingsley’s trichological expert Elizabeth Cuannane Phillips educate…

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High blood pressure symptoms hypertension risk reduced adding vegetable to diet | Health | Life & Style

High blood pressure, or hypertension, affects about 25 per cent of all UK adults, according to the NHS. The condition puts extra stress on blood vessels and vital organs. Having high blood pressure increases your risk of having a heart attack, a stroke, or developing heart disease. But, adding purple potatoes to your diet could slash your risk of hypertension, scientists have claimed. Purple potatoes are packed full of antioxidants that could contribute to a lower blood pressure, according to US scientists. Nutritionist Dr Josh Axe added: “Trying to make…

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Weight loss: Woman loses ten stone with diet and exercise plan after nearly drowning | Diets | Life & Style

Weight loss can be difficult for people who are overweight, battling unhealthy diets and a lack of exercise. Yet one young woman from Los Angeles turned her life around after realising something had to change. Dominique Montgomery, 22, from California used to fit into XXXL clothing after binge eating fast food and takeaways and weighed over 21 stone. It wasn’t until she nearly died that she realised something had to change. In 2015, Dominique got into trouble when swimming at the beach and the tide began to rise. She explained:…

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Julianne Hough Lived In Pain For Years Because Of Endometriosis

Not all medical illnesses are visible or acknowledged, a truth that Julianne Hough knows all too well. The actress and dancer has lived with endometriosis, a debilitating medical condition that affects an estimated 1 in 10 women during their reproductive years, since she was a teenager. However, she wasn’t officially diagnosed with the disorder until she was in her early 20s. The illness occurs when tissue that normally lines the uterus grows outside of it, causing chronic pain, intense cramping, infertility and other symptoms.  “It’s not just during your period, it’s throughout…

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