Trends and opinions

The correct nasal spray is the secret to fighting allergies

Nasal-spray-stock-image-pixabayOver the counter nasal sprays can be effective in the treatment of allergies, and understanding their benefits and correct usage can help people to alleviate their nasal symptoms.

Trends suggest consumers are seeking focus and control when it comes to colour

Clariant-colour-trendsClariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announces the release of ColorForward 2019, the 13th edition of the annual colour forecasting guide for the plastics industry.

Is your probiotic gluten-free

Professor-Leon-Dicks-probioticsAs more information about the benefits of probiotic use is becoming increasingly available, Professor Leon Dicks, head of the probiotic and antimicrobial peptide laboratory in the Department of Microbiology at Stellenbosch University, stresses the importance of choosing a probiotic that is gluten-free.

More than half of health conscious people suffer from digestive health problems

Professor-Leon-DicksMore than half (54 percent) of health-conscious South Africans experience digestive health problems, according to the 2017 Cipla Digestive Health Survey conducted among 400 health conscious individuals. Respondents indicated that 77 percent suffer from bloating, 76 percent said they have constipation and 28 percent experience regular diarrhoea.

Johnson’s tops cosmetics and personal care brand ranking

The cover of the PDF of the Brand Finance Cosmetics 50 reportBrand Finance – a leading valuation and strategy consultancy – values the brands of thousands of the world’s biggest companies every year. The 50 most valuable cosmetic brands are featured in the Brand Finance Cosmetics 50.

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