Since 2000, Lakota Herbs has been offering natural alternatives to conventional medicines. Founded by a father and son team of farmers from Northern British Columbia, Canada, Lakota has been formulating products rooted in traditional medicine and made with natural ingredients to relieve joint, muscle, back and arthritis pain. White willow bark, yucca root, devil’s claw… Read more »
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PhaMix may be best known as your source for Anthelios sunscreens with Mexoryl and effective, science-based skin care lines like Apothekari, Neostrata and La Roche Posay, but we also have an extensive “medicine cabinet” which includes the Stork, an innovative, home-use device that helps with becoming pregnant. Whether you are just starting on your journey… Read more »
Freckles are something that people either love and embrace or hate and try to cover up. Just like age spots, liver spots and melasma, freckles are hyperpigmented marks triggered by UV exposure. Freckles are a result of exposure to UVB rays, which cause the melanocytes (special cells that produce pigment) to work harder to make… Read more »
If International Self Care Day is unfamiliar to you, you’re not alone. Initially launched in 2011 by the World Self-Medication Industry, the goal is to highlight the importance of responsible self-care in order to improve overall health, reduce health care costs and, in the long run, alleviate the strain on the health care system. As… Read more »
You’ve kept them wrapped up in socks, slippers and boots these last few months. Now, the weather’s getting warmer and chances are you’ll be showing your feet in sandals and flip flops soon. Are your feet ready? Winter plays havoc with skin and feet suffer too. Cold temperatures and low humidity are contributing factors but… Read more »
We may not all have the time or energy to adopt the infamous 10-Step Korean skin care routine but there are undoubtedly mistakes that we can avoid in order to get healthy, glowing skin. Here are 7 nearly effortless things we can stop doing immediately that will pay off in a big way: 1. Use… Read more »
If I had to guess, I’d say that you’re not getting enough Vitamin D. How do I know this? Well, if you’re like the majority of my customers, you live in Canada or in the USA. You may not know, but between October and March in North America (as well as in Western Europe), the… Read more »
There is no denying that old saying of “You are what you eat”. The foods that we eat have a direct impact how we feel, how we look and even how healthy our skin appears. One UK naturopathic doctor and medical esthetician has taken that idea one step further and developed what she calls the… Read more »
WISHING EVERYONE A HAPPY AND RELAXING FAMILY DAY!
We’re just about a month into the New Year, and for those of you who haven’t given up on the resolution to exercise more, we’ve put together our top 4 list of beauty essentials for the workout bag that will, hopefully, make it a little easier to get into the gym more regularly and get… Read more »
As the eyes are the windows to the soul, so can nails be an indicator of overall health. Apart from sporting the latest trends in color and mani art, the appearance of one’s nails can be a sign of other health issues. With spring nail trends highlighting the nude nail with stripes, colored tips and… Read more »
Time to celebrate! Best Wishes for 2016 from all of us at PhaMix!