Philips BlueControl Advance – 2 month update

Back in March I blogged that I was testing the Philips BlueControl Advance – Blue light treatment for plaque psoriasis. The Philips BlueControl Advance device is the worlds first wearable Blue LED Light treatment for treating mild – moderate plaque psoriasis on the arms and legs, and should be used to treat each plaque once per day, with a single treatment taking just 15 minutes. As it is portable, this can be done anywhere, whether sitting at your desk at work, or while sitting… Continue Reading “Philips BlueControl Advance – 2 month update”

Treating that Chickenpox itch with Care Virasoothe

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The dreaded Chickenpox seems to be doing the rounds again and despite being exposed to it, Sebastian has yet to pick it up. Chickenpox is a common illness that mainly affects children and causes an itchy, spotty rash with the symptoms starting one to three weeks after becoming infected. The main symptom is a rash that develops in three stages: spots – red raised spots develop on the face or chest before spreading to other parts of the body blisters – over the… Continue Reading “Treating that Chickenpox itch with Care Virasoothe”

Pureessentiel Anti-Lice Lotion

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The kids have been back at school all of two weeks and already we have had the letter home that every parent dreads……….. There have been head lice in a class at school. Head lice are tiny insects that live in hair and nits are the empty egg cases attached to hair that head lice hatch from. Head lice are a common problem, particularly in school children aged 4-11 and I have lost count of the times I have treated my children for the… Continue Reading “Pureessentiel Anti-Lice Lotion”

Say “Vamousse” to Head Lice

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It is back to school time which means it is only a matter of weeks before you get the dreaded letter home saying head lice have been found on a child. A commonly held frustration by parents is that other parents are knowingly sending their kids to school with head lice and therefore cause the spread, but lice infestations are spread by undetected infestations that can take over a month to discover. A head lice infestation takes time to develop. In… Continue Reading “Say “Vamousse” to Head Lice”

What can I do to help manage rosacea?

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I have been struggling with Rosacea for some time now and all the medication I could have whilst breastfeeding didn’t seem to do anything to help my symptoms, so when I stopped breastfeeding a couple of months ago I was eager to try some of the more powerful tablets to help manage my condition. Rosacea is characterised by a wide range of skin symptoms, including: redness and swelling; flushing; the appearance of blood vessels through the skin on the face;… Continue Reading “What can I do to help manage rosacea?”