Category: Skin


  • What you need to know about probiotic benefits

    What you need to know about probiotic benefits

    FAQs: Probiotics questions and answers Probiotics have burst onto the health and wellness scene and seem to be here to stay, thanks to their myriad health benefits (at least the high quality, science backed probiotics!). However, with the wealth of choices come a long list of probiotic questions and answers! So it’s a good job…

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  • Probiotics for acne: 5 science-backed brands

    Probiotics for acne: 5 science-backed brands

    Examining the benefit of probiotics for acne Acne is a common skin condition that affects many. In fact, ~650 million people worldwide are estimated to suffer from acne. Having battled acne and rosacea most of my adult life, I’m all too familiar with the constant search for treatments that actually work. As a medical microbiologist,…

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  • The human skin microbiome – Q&A

    The human skin microbiome – Q&A

    Your questions answered about the human skin microbiome Welcome to our health blog where we dive deep into the fascinating world of the human skin microbiome! Have you ever pondered why your skin behaves the way it does? Or perhaps you’re curious about the role of the skin microbiome in conditions like acne, eczema, or…

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  • The skin microbiome: Unlocking the secrets of healthy skin  

    The skin microbiome: Unlocking the secrets of healthy skin  

    Right away in the west of Ireland lies a tiny hamlet called Kraighten. It is situated, alone, at the base of a low hill.

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  • The 10 best kefir brands for gut health

    The 10 best kefir brands for gut health

    10 of the best kefir brands for gut health – so you can enjoy the natural benefit of kefir milk The benefit of kefir milk has been known and enjoyed for centuries. But kefir’s recent rise to fame may be linked to our growing interest in gut health. If you don’t want ‘chapter and verse’…

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  • Discover the power of a skin microbiome test kit

    Discover the power of a skin microbiome test kit

    What a skin microbiome test kit revealed about my best skincare routine Following years of trial and error to find the best skincare routine for my acne and rosacea-prone skin, I was so happy to discover that a skin microbiome test kit could unlock the secrets of healthy skin, and potentially my best skincare routine.…

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