5 Beauty Tips Using Jojoba Oil

A look at five benefits of using jojoba oil

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Jojoba Oil image by Vainillaychile (via Shutterstock).

Jojoba oil is associated with hair shampoo and skincare products. It is extracted from the seeds of the Jojoba plant, which is indigenous to Mexico and the United States of America. It rose in popularity during the 1970s, following a US-wide ban on whale oils in cosmetics. After its addition to beauty products, it was found to be superior to whale oils.

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Minx Nail Treatments: What We Thinx

Why we at Beau Visage wax lyrical over Minx nail treatments

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Minx nail treatments image by Igor Stepovik (via Shutterstock).

Today, having your nails done goes beyond slapping a bit of nail varnish on your fingernails or your toenails. Getting your nails done in style matters more. Not only solid colours, also patterns and nail extensions, gels and shellacs. Raising the (nail) bar up to eleven are the nail treatments offered by Minx.

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12 Month Weight Loss Training to Fight Fat?

According to a University of Cambridge study, a year’s weight loss training could be the most effective way to fight the flab

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According to the University of Cambridge’s study, you could

 

We at Beau Visage offer weight loss programmes ourselves and body toning. In a study by the University of Cambridge, it has been suggested that overweight and obese people should be given a free year’s weight loss training. It has also been proven that losing weight along a fellow slimmer is more effective than turning to self-help books and websites.

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Five a Day? Ten a Day Is The Future

Study shows how ten a day rather than five portions of fruit and vegetables per day cuts chances of premature death by 31%.

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Ten a day is the new 5 a day: can you do the equivalent of two tins of baked beans worth of fruit and veg a day? Image by Bitt24 (via Shutterstock).

Have you kept up your New Year’s Resolution to lose weight or eat more healthily? In doing so, did you manage to have five portions of fruit and veg a day? Well, according to a study from Imperial College London, going for a five a day is good. If you went for ten a day (yes, ten portions of fruit and vegetables a day), the health benefits are greater. Continue reading