Time to squeeze the boobs

October, Australia’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, provides an opportunity for us all to focus on breast cancer and its impact on those affected by the disease in our community. Breast cancer remains the most common cancer among Australian women (excluding non-melanoma skin cancer). Survival rates continue to improve in Australia with 89 out of every …

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You are what you absorb not what you eat

There are really two main ways we absorb nutrients (and toxins.) One way is through our gut, and another is through our skin. So, it makes sense to be mindful of what we eat and what we place on our skin. Of course, there are components in the water and air, which we absorb. Unfortunately, …

Women’s march

“We rise by lifting others”. “Behind every women is a bunch of amazing women who always have her back” “we are better together”. All these quotes and so many more started coming up for me this morning with talk of the 2018 #womensmarch . What I know to be true and what I have experienced …

Beauty Detox

Are you aware that women use up to 12 cosmetic products a day? According to The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics, “each product contains a dozen or more chemicals, and less than 20 percent of chemicals in cosmetics have been assessed for safety by the industry safety panel.” The epidermis is the largest organ of the body. Up to …