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Good Stress, Bad Stress and the Top 5 Ways to De-Stress

We all get stressed. Sometimes it’s a good thing – helping you focus and motivate yourself to get things done – sometimes it’s a warning that something isn’t right and puts your body on alert for danger – yet other times, it’s a bad thing that can lead to anxiety, high blood pressure and heart

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11 Weird, Cool and Intriguing Facts About Your Skin

It’s no secret that we at Nature’s Aid are obsessed with skin; we want ours and yours to look and feel its best, always. And so our products are thoughtfully formulated with all of the skin’s qualities and quirks in mind. As such, it is safe to say we know a lot of random, interesting

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I’m Getting A Human! Prepping your pet for the arrival of a new baby

A cat or dog are often the first babies in a family, and as such are used to receiving an abundance of love and attention. Unfortunately, the addition of a child is among the top reasons people put their pets up for adoption. This does not need to be the case! With a little preparation,

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Facts You Need To Know About Sarcoids and Your Horse

What are sarcoids? Commonly occurring, non-malignant equine tumours, sarcoids can be found on horses, mules, donkeys and even zebras. Often found on the head, belly, groin and legs, sarcoids can have several different appearances and sometimes look like a thickened and bleeding area (ulceration) that may crust over as it heals. There are 6 classifications

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Here Are Some Ways How To Winter Proof Your Pet’s Skin

         Just as winter can dry out and damage our skin, the same goes for our pets. The combination of freezing temperatures outside and hot, dry heat inside wreaks havoc on their skin. Even indoor cats can be affected due to the dry heat that keeps their home warm. Here are 5

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What You Need to Know About Sodium Lauroyl Methyl Isethionate

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Ingredient labels can be highly confusing; after all, proper botanical and scientific names are often long, awkward and complicated. How in the world are you supposed to know, let alone understand, what is in the product you are purchasing? That’s where these blogs come in. We want consumers to have a thorough understanding of our products, and

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5 Gifts Every Pet Deserves For The Holidays

A Special Treat. Besides their family, there is probably nothing a pet loves more than food and treats. And as we dig into the chocolates, cookies, and cakes, our pets will be looking on in anticipation. Save them the torment, and reduce the risk of them helping themselves, by having some extra special treats on

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Our 3 Favourite Vitamins for Beautiful and Healthy Skin

Many of get frustrated when the expensive lotions and potions we try on our skin don’t live up to their wild claims of “erasing imperfections.” Whilst what you put on your skin definitely helps to protect it against environmental aggressors such as the sun and wind, what most of us don’t realize is that what

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The 5 best ways to Avoid Eczema Flare-Ups this Winter

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What you need to know about avoiding eczema flare-ups this winter With temperatures falling outside, Canadians are cranking up the heat indoors. For anyone this combination of hot and cold can irritate the skin, but for those with eczema, it can wreak havoc. And while some will rely on medications, creams or light therapy to help control

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What You Need to Know About Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride

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When it comes to natural products, many consumers aren’t fazed by ingredients such as aloe Vera, Rosemary or Witch Hazel, but there are other, more obscure ingredients that may be long-named, difficult to pronounce or simply seem intimidating. However, they are actually quite natural, beneficial and most importantly, safe. Guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloride is one of these. And it

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