15 juil 2022
“Are you wearing Teflon on your face?” my friend Stephen asked, as he watched me smear cream from cheek to cheek. “Teflon?” Anna replied wide-eyed. “On my face? Aren’t eggs fried...
10 juil 2022
You have scalp psoriasis.  Your health care professional advises: ‘A Coal tar shampoo will help ease the symptoms of your psoriasis. But do have regular cancer screening tests.’...
04 juil 2022
If you have nail fungus, you are not a happy camper. With all the ads of damaged looking toe nails up front and center, in your face, announcing some miracle cure for nail fungus...
02 juil 2022
 What if companies joked around. Tossed about the good, the bad and the ugly. Messed with us. Had fun. As in a fictional ad from a purely fictional company called ‘The Cosmetics...
24 juin 2022
Oily skin does not ask for much. Clay. Emu.Tamanu. Well, maybe, also our rosewater facial toner and our charcoal soap. In any case, you can rest assured that you will have less...
19 juin 2022
We are invincibleNothing can harm usWe trust everyoneWe ask no questionsWe apply dye to your skinWe lie under UVAWe jab your bodyWe blow it up our noseWe wear a patchA tan at any...
07 juin 2022
Triclosan. Maybe you squirt it on daily and don’t even know it.  I do not read the labels on the hand sanitizers I use to enter a store. I pump or squirt or pull and tear, rub on...
11 mai 2022
Is it the odor or the sweat that bugs you the most? If it is the odor, you want an anti-odour a.k.a. deodorant. If it is the sweat, ouch! Be forewarned. Wanting an anti-perspirant...
29 avr 2022
Ginkgo. Number one on Anthea’s SHOPPING  list. Followed by blueberries, oranges, eggs, dark chocolate, coconut, broccoli,  turmeric, pumpkin seeds… Anthea loads the car and just...
14 avr 2022
“There is no way I can wear sandals or go barefoot this summer. My feet are an embarrassment” sighed Sabrina, as she and her friend, Erica, eyed the newly arrived summer sandals...

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