Month: December 2016

Our Tips For A Fall At The Top!

This time, it’s decided! Autumn will not overcome your enthusiasm and energy! A few simple ideas will help you get through October with a smile!

Go to the Zen Lounge!

The Salon Zen , which takes place from Thursday at the Espace Champerret, will open its doors on a multitude of products and ideas to flourish physically and psychically. Whether you are interested in relaxation methods, oriental medicines or ecological products, you will find your happiness in the alleys.

Getting there is a good springboard to attack the school year, by drawing breathing techniques or more in-depth training for those who wish to engage professionally. And from the product side, from eco-friendly cleaners to cooking tools, to cosmetics and board games, a panel of manufacturers will be there to guide you on the road to well-being!

For those living near Nantes or Marseille, the Zen and Bio shows will take place from 6 to 8 October and Artemisia from 20 to 22 October.

Enjoy the autumn lights

If they are no longer the warm and free rays of the summer sun, autumn brings with it a multitude of beautiful lights which it would be a shame not to profit. Get out, walk, admire. Get green sneakers , and go for a ride in the green spaces near you!

Walking – or other sports for those who like to run or spend more – is a way to get oxygenated. Better breathing than usual also reduces the level of stress when necessary.

And for those who fear the first cold, the scarf s, stoles and lanyards keep the neck warm! Focusing on natural and ecological materials is both better for the skin and the environment.

As for your interior, do not forget to air it 15 minutes a day, and this in all weather!

Tonic supplements!

For those who already feel a little tired, some “super foods” chosen for their nutritional qualities have the gift of waking up our tone and our immune defenses. The products of the hive are a good example. Whether it is propolis , royal jelly or pollen , they have revitalizing and protective properties. And all these supplements do not deprive you of feasting on all the varieties of honey better than the others!

Foods rich in vitamin C , citrus fruits, and acerola are also welcome in this period. Thanks to their rich bioflavonoids and vitamin C, grapefruit extracts have found their legitimacy by boosting the resistance of the body and exerting an antimicrobial action.

There are super foods ( spirulina , camu camu , moringa , goji berries ) for those who wish to make a nutritional cure in case of fatigue or convalescence.

Treat yourself!

Nothing like scheduling small pleasures to maintain his morale and advance more serenely. Have a lunch that makes you salivate, an evening of cooperative games with your children, a massage, offer a scented candle , an excellent chocolate … And take care of your friendships, the social bond is certainly as beneficial to the health ‘A balanced diet !

It’s The Return, Save That Lice! Discover Our Natural Remedies

Your child scratches behind the ears … A small gesture that unfortunately often illustrates the presence of little beasts very unpleasant … Lice like to grow on the head of our cherubs at the beginning of the school year. And they become really tough as the mothers who sometimes try in vain to get rid of it! Lice have become more resistant to treatments sold in insecticide-based pharmacies.

What are the most effective natural solutions?

Repellents

If by chance your child has not yet caught any lice, bet on the repellents! Prepare a floral lavender water, in which you can add two essential drops of lavender. You can exercise two sprays on your child’s wringed hair.

Healing treatments

Too late, the lice have settled … It is necessary to treat, fast and well, otherwise the problem will last! It is enough that a slow passes through the meshes of the net and everything is to start again! Once mature, the louse can lay 4 to 10 eggs per day for about a month and a half. The nits will then take between 6 to 10 days to hatch … An infernal cycle that must be broken as soon as possible!

Arm yourself with patience and follow these tips!

Like the silicone-based treatments (which are non-biodegradable), coconut oil , by virtue of its viscosity, makes it possible to asphyxiate lice in a natural way. To increase the effectiveness of this oil, add a few drops of essential oils of real lavender , lavender or tea tree .

For example, take 4 tablespoons of coconut oil (plus the hair are long), add 10 drops of lavandin essential oil, then knead on your child’s head (at least 3 years old). Place a shower cap or food film, and let sit two hours, or all night it’s even better!

Then paint with a fine comb. Two shampoos will probably be necessary to eliminate this mixture certainly fat but effective!

This can also be done with neem oil . The latter, widely used in Ayurvedic medicine, is known for its insect repellent properties. The right formula: 10 ml of neem oil, 40 ml of coconut oil and 10 drops of essential oils of lavender! To leave to put 2 hours on the head of the children … before making a shampoo.

The conditioner lotion can help to perfect the treatment. Example recipe: Mix 250 ml of hot water with 250 cider vinegar, and add 5 drops of rosemary essential oils and 5 drops of lavandin essential oil. Rinse the hair with this lotion, then pass the comb.

Suitable combs!

Meticulously combing the hair remains a priority to get rid of lice and their nits.

New in the world of smart accessories, the Speedipou comb is circular and its size (21.5 cm) allows to act on the whole of the hair in two gestures. The space between the teeth (0.22 mm) has been specially studied and adapted to the morphology of the lice, in order to be able to remove them, whatever their stage of development (nits = about 0.8 mm nymphs = between 1 and 2 mm lice = between 2 and 4 mm). After use, Speedipou can be stored in its zipped pocket.In case of incomplete cleaning, the lice will not survive more than 36 hours.

Building on different sizes, the anti-lice kit Bug Buster is composed of 4 different combs 1 double smoothing comb conditioner, 2 combs anti special lice children (yellow), 1 comb anti special adult lice (yellow), 1 comb to remove nits and a protective plastic cage. To completely eliminate lice and nits, the Bug Buster method consists of 4 hair combing sessions, spaced 3 days apart, each time with a suitable comb.

There is also an electric comb , which electrocute these little beasts! Without danger, the electrical voltage of the comb is so low that it is not perceptible. Nice advantage: it is guaranteed for 3 years.