The Balancing Act® Airing on Lifetime TV Gives the Skinny on Better Body Care; Better Care Giving for Loved Ones

Of course, a variety of products found in Whole Body already meet the Premium Body Care standard but they will now include the new seal on all packaging. “Our goal is to provide an alternative approach for our customers, so they know that when they see the Premium Body Care seal they are getting safer, higher quality personal care products,” said Jeremiah McElwee, senior global Whole Body coordinator. “”When considering new body care products moving forward, we will focus on select products that meet the Company’s new Premium Body Care standard.” Key highlights of the new Premium Body Care standard include: 1. Preservatives While few are truly benign, some are necessary in body care products, especially water-based products. The Premium Body Care standard allows only milder preservatives that are shown to function properly – such as potassium sorbate and sodium benzoate – yet have a lower likelihood of causing cosmetic-related allergies and sensitivities. Parabens and formaldehyde-releasing preservatives (i.e. diazolidinyl urea, DMDM hydantoin) are unacceptable. 2. Surfactants Used for cleaning, degreasing, emulsifying, conditioning and creating foam, these ingredients often irritate the skin and can remove essential fatty acids. The Premium Body Care standard allows only the gentlest types available, including decyl polyglucose and sodium stearoyl lactylate. 3.
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Seven natural products to use for all of your body care needs

Veronique Desaulniers Pin It (NaturalNews) You are what you eat… either through your mouth or your skin. The average person is exposed to over 126 toxic chemicals per day through their body care products alone. There are over 10,000 chemicals used in the personal care products and only 13 percent of these have been tested for safety. The skin is the largest “organ” of the body. It serves several functions: 1. It cushions and protects the deeper tissues 2. It is a sensory organ to detect pain, pressure and temperature 3. It helps regulate our internal core temperature 4. It is the largest organ of elimination Any substance that is applied to the skin inevitably ends up in the bloodstream.
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Freebie Friday

jayne I would love to try the Forever Fresh! Thank you so much! tanya With 4 kids and an autistic adult stepdaughter, I would pick Melt Away Stress. Evelyn I like Feeling Healthy Judy G I would like them all, the one I think I could use the most would be the Deep Hydrating, could really use the extra moisture in the winter. Thank you Miaelkaye They all sound good, but Id probably like Forever Fresh the best. elkaye[at]gmail[dot]com Ruby Id say Feeling Healthyanything with green tea in it interests me! Katy To take of stress the lavender and chamomile.. JIMMY RUGLAND The Green Tea for my wife. Gayle J They all sound great but the Forever Fresh sounds really good. cathiem Forever Fresh!!!! Art B I would probably appreciate the deep hydrating lotion the most.
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MopTop Hair Care Line Launches in Whole Body Department of Whole Foods – Southwest Region

Even if it is hard for you, do the best you can to answer honestly. Your provider needs complete information to take good care of you. After the interview, the provider will examine different parts of your body. Not all providers perform all the exams listed below in the same order. It is common for the provider to ask a member of the health care staff (usually a medical assistant or nurse) to join her/him in your room for the physical exams. This is for everyone’s protection and to make sure the exams are performed in a professional manner. Breast Exam For the breast exam, the provider will ask you to lie back and raise one arm over your head as she or he feels with her/his hands for any lumps or masses in the breast on the side with your raised arm. The provider will then repeat this on the other side of your body, asking that you raise your other arm and feeling your other breast. Pelvic Exam For the pelvic exam, the provider will ask you to lie down and scoot your butt to the end of the exam table. Then you will be asked to open your legs, bend your knees, and place your feet in the stirrups. Often, at this point, the provider will use her or his gloved fingers to examine the outside of your genitalia for any bumps, sores, or other problems.
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Bharat Book Bureau: Body Shop Canada Ltd, The in Beauty and Personal Care (Canada)

The company also emphasises its overall commitment to environmental and social causes, and that it does not test products on animals. Euromonitor International Local Company Profiles are a concise set of briefings detailing the strategic direction taken by a company. Discover key contact details, the company background and their competitive positioning through this collection of snapshot company profiles. Product coverage: Baby and Child-specific Products, Bath and Shower, Colour Cosmetics, Deodorants, Depilatories, Fragrances, Hair Care, Mass Cosmetics, Men’s Grooming, Oral Care, Oral Care Excl Power Toothbrushes, Premium Cosmetics, Sets/Kits, Skin Care, Sun Care. Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data. Why buy this report? * Get a detailed picture of the Beauty and Personal Care market; * Pinpoint growth sectors and identify factors driving change; * Understand the competitive environment, the market’s major players and leading brands; * Use five-year forecasts to assess how the market is predicted to develop. For more information kindly visit : http://www.bharatbook.com/consumer-goods-market-research-reports/body-shop-canada-ltd-the-in-beauty-and-personal-care-canada1.html Contact us at : Bharat Book Bureau Tel: +91 22 27810772 / 27810773 Toll Free No for USA/Canada : 1-866-279-8368 Email: info@bharatbook.com Website: http://www.bharatbook.com Follow us on twitter: https://twitter.com/researchbook Follow us on linkedin : http://www.linkedin.com/company/bharat-book-bureau Our Blog : http://blog.bharatbook.com/ For Live Chat – http://bit.ly/19m3TU4 . (c) 2014 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
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Johnson’s Body Care

Apple cider vinegar not only has many benefits to your internal body but also is an excellent beauty product for all your hair and skin needs from head to toe. ACV is cheap and due to its high acidity, it balances your skin and hair’s natural pH levels while leaving a beautiful glow. Baking soda (or bicarbonate of soda) is a gentle alkaline powder that cleans, whitens and also has anti-inflammatory properties. Baking soda will also draw out toxins which makes it a wonderful ingredient for your homemade products. You can find baking soda at any grocery store and it is very cheap. Beeswax is a natural wax produced by honeybees in their beehive. Beeswax has many uses, but in skin products, once applied to the skin, it forms a protective and moisturizing layer on the surface. It also contains antibacterial properties. Coconut oil has so many great uses. Coconut oil has anti-viral and anti-microbial properties.
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Caring for a Woman’s Body: What Every HIV-Positive Woman Should Know About the Care and Prevention of GYN Problems

Freebie Friday January 24, 2014 1. FREE CREDIT MONITORING Target is offering customers a free year of credit monitoring from Experian, valued at $191, after hackers stole credit card and personal data of 110 million customers during the holiday shopping season, according toTarget.com. Target will offer all U.S. customers one year “a complimentary credit report, daily credit monitoring, identity theft insurance where available, and access to personalized assistance,” according to a release. Sign up at CreditMonitoring.Target.com before April 23. You’ll get an email from Target with an activation code to use at ProtectMyID.com. Register by April 30. The service normally costs $15.95 a month without the code. The Minneapolis-based retailer made the offer after it reveals Friday that the an unauthorized data breach on Nov. 27-Dec. 15 may affect an additional 70 million customers.
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Are your body care products safe enough to “eat”?

Join Ben Glinsky, CEO of Skinny Body Care, as he shares his secrets behind the weight-loss success being enjoyed so many women. Meet one woman whos lost more than 40-pounds and kept it off, thanks to the easy-to-use Skinny Fiber packed with pure nutrient-rich digestive enzymes. http://skinnybodycare.com/ – The SuperFood Nutrition Extractor with Capital Brands NutriBullet Whether a busy mom or a career professional, todays super woman needs a super food, since most of us fail to get the nutrition we need from cooked food. Join Julie Moran and nutritionist, acclaimed author and life enhancement expert David Wolfe in the Balancing Act kitchen where David will demonstrate how to easily optimize nutrients from fruits and veggies by using the NutriBullet. http://www.nutribullet.com – Empowering Caregivers with Discount Medical Supplies Four in ten adult Americans between the ages of 30-64 take care of an aging family member that needs personalized care, and a portion of them are also still taking care of their children, adding to the stress. Caregivers face deep challenges and even fear at times. Join Dr. Jon Segal, CEO of Discount Medical Supplies, as he shares his own personal insight as a caregiver and businessman; a corporate executive with a medical background, whos made it his personal and professional mission to enhance the quality of care and life for those we care for and care about. http://www.discountmedicalsupplies About The Balancing Act airing on Lifetime Television Now in its 6th year, The Balancing Act continues to empower women in all aspects of their lives. The mission at The Balancing Act is simple – the show strives to help todays modern woman balance it all by bringing them exceptional solutions to everyday problems. Entertaining, educational and trusted by women, viewers can tune in to Americas premier morning show The Balancing Act on weekday mornings at 7:00 am (ET/PT) airing on Lifetime television.
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January 20, 2014 8:30 AM 0 shares Content preferences Done DALLAS, Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ –“My daughter has been using MopTop products for long enough that she can’t live without them!!” (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140120/PH48537-b ) “Absolutely wonderful products!” “I love your hair products.I have tried a bazillion, and MopTop gives myhair control while keeping curls soft and natural feeling. My crusade is to eliminate as many toxins from my beauty regimen as I can. Not only do I love the way MopTop works, I love that it’s free of toxins. Plus the smell makes it feel like a ‘mini spa’ everymorning.” MopTop launched (September 2013)two natural hair care lines: MopTop and FuzzyDuck in Whole Foods, the world’s leading natural and organic foods supermarket. The launch consists of 10 “frizz free” products that meet the Company’s Premium Body Care Standards with the newest, Clarifying Rescue Treatment, being exclusive. MopTop is a natural hair line designed to help tame dry, frizzy, color/chemically treated hair without build-up but with ease, leaving hair soft and curls defined. There are no silicones, waxes or sulfates in the product line and no alcohol in the styling products (Innovative and real pH-balanced & stable, sulfate-free products that guarantee optimum hair health). With four successful categories including Clarifying, Shampoos, Conditioners and Stylers. (With suggested retail prices of $9.99 to $14.99). Next to one’s face, hair is the second thing that is perceived about someone before stature or clothes. It is an important factor in building confidence and self-esteem. That’s why MopTop has set out to change the world onefrizzy head at a time. MopTop caters tocustomers ages 11-50+, and FuzzyDuck caters to ages 2-10 years (tear free). Products are available in the stores’ Whole Body departments. They do not contain any of the 300+ ingredients banned on the Premium Body Care Standard list and have not been tested on animals. The lines include: MopTop Clarifying Rescue Treatment MopTop Light or Daily Conditioner MopTop Leave-In Conditioner MopTop Medium Hold Anti-Frizz Gel MopTop Curly Hair Custard FuzzyDuck Kids Detangle & Leave-In FuzzyDuck Kids Gel MopTop products are made in Texas and shipped from our warehouse to the United States and other countries. Products have been featured on “Good Morning America”‘s website and a televised “Good Afternoon America” segment, in Modern Salon, Cosmo Girl, InStyle, Southlake Style, Living, and many other publications. Several products won the Editors Choice for 2013. MopTop is useful for all hair types with a quality product that buyers can trust. Search http://www.moptophair.com to view products. Have many FRIZZ FREE days!
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