Drawing a record-setting 80,000 attendees, the 37th annual Natural Products Expo West & Engredea has grown to become the world’s largest natural, organic and healthy products event.
Over 3,100 exhibiting companies, including more than 500 first-time exhibitors showcased their products during the five-day show from March 9-13 at the Anaheim Convention Center. The event not only filled two and a half floors of the Convention Center, but also spilled over into the Anaheim Marriott Hotel for the first time.
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The increased risks of heart disease and diabetes are among the more common dangers of obesity. Nutritionists, dietitians and have been warning us about being dangerously overweight for decades now. But too many people are still unaware of the other ways obesity can damage their health. Read more
You are what you eat. How many times have we heard that from nutritionists and doctors? Research conducted by Loma Linda University notes that there may be a link between what we eat and the prevention of disease. Read more
Those are probably two words no guy ever wants to hear in a sentence together (hex and penis), but this time it’s a good thing .. honest. April is STD awareness month (joy) and we started this year with the knowledge that chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis infections are on the rise in the USA; then came the discoveries surrounding the spread and implications of Zika virus in South America, now only this week the UK reported evidence of antibiotic-resistant ‘super-gonorrhea’. So, I guess they are wearing capes now… Read more
A recent article caught our attention when the headline made the bold claim that brushing your hair is the “easiest trick to make your hair grow.” Really? That’s all it takes—brushing your hair? Read more
For adults who crave candy and ice cream almost as much as their children, the bad news on sugar continues to pour in. Earlier this year, research into sugar’s deleterious effects showed a connection to cancer, heart disease and diabetes. More recently, the American Dental Association reminded everyone just how bad sugar is for their teeth. Read more
Everyone wants to look and feel good, but I think many people will also say they want to smell good too. One thing I have often disliked about many scented products is the artificial ingredients or strong, lingering odor even after it’s been on a while. Pardon My Pretty (PMP) has a range of products that not only make you smell good without overpowering your nostrils, but also do it with natural ingredients so it is good for your skin too. Read more
When it comes to skincare products, we know that what goes into our favorite creams and serums matters. Antioxidant-rich and vitamin C-infused formulations mean brighter skin, as well as fewer lines and dry patches. But the key to a vibrant complexion may also lie in what you put in your body, say nutrition experts. Read more
How many blondes have been perceived as dumb just because of the color of their hair? *raises hand* Fret no more blondie, the facts are in and guess what — you’re not so blonde, I mean dumb, after all! Read more
You could be using the best foundation in the world, but without the right tools to put it on, it could still end up looking too cakey, too streaky, or just plain meh. That’s where makeup sponges come in. What originated in triangle form back when the dinosaurs roamed the earth (or sometime just after that), have now taken on rounded curvy new shapes and colors. But what the heck is the difference between all of them? We asked makeup artist Ashleigh Ciucci to break down it down. Here’s your shorthand guide for which sponges to use when and how. Read more
Are you are allergic to fish, and your seafood-loving friends are tempting you with a tasty and aromatic tuna salad sandwich? Maybe you just don’t like fish … or how it smells… All is not lost. You can still enjoy the taste, texture and convenience of tuna salad with a surprise plant-based variation. Read more
I’m not exactly the biggest gym enthusiast on the planet (because let’s face it – you don’t need a gym to stay fit), but sometimes you do need that extra influence when your in-home treadmill just isn’t getting your motivational juices flowing. Read more
While most companies avoid cheerful and playful work places, there are those who know how to use colours and encourage the creativity of their employees. The company King, which created the popular game Candy Crush, made offices for their employees inspired by the games – and they are a-mazing! Read more