Recipes: Collagen Boosting Juices

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Nutrients like vitamin C, manganese, copper, anthocyanidins facilitate collagen absorption or synthesis, blueberries and blackberries are packed with these. Beetroot contains zinc and copper which are vital for a healthy skin. On top of that beetroot helps cleanse and restore the liver, which is considered a primary detoxifying organ. Skin and liver health are closely […]

How Honey Can Heal You In & Out!

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It adds a sweet touch to your favourite foods, but the benefits of honey extend way beyond taste. Of all the natural home remedies your parents or grandparents made you try as kid—whether it was aloe vera or oatmeal or ginger—our guess is that honey was your favorite. Well, it turns out that it’s also a favorite of doctors due […]

9 Great Benefits of Using Argan Oil

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Often called as ‘Liquid Gold’, argan oil is an organic product extracted from the kernels of the argan tree, which is native to Morocco. It is extremely rich in beneficial nutrients including fatty acids and vitamin E. Its properties make it particularly beneficial for the hair and skin, which makes it a popular cosmetic choice […]

Benefits of Taking Collagen Supplements

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Collagen is the most abundant protein in your body. It is the major component of connective tissues that make up several body parts, including tendons, ligaments, skin and muscles. In recent years, collagen supplements have become popular. Most are hydrolyzed, which means the collagen has been broken down, making it easier for you to absorb. […]

Recipe: Soursop Sorbet with Mango Lime Coulis

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|   PREP: 3.5 HOURS (includes freezing)   |   SERVING: 8   | INGREDIENTS 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 3/4 cups water 2 (14-oz) packages frozen guanabana (soursop) purée such as Goya brand, thawed (3 cups) 1 1/2 cups fresh mango purée (from 1 1/2 lb mangoes) or 1 (14-oz) package frozen mango purée, thawed 3 tablespoons fresh […]

Healthy Recipe: Lasagna Rolls

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Crumbled tofu replaces the ricotta in our Italian-style vegetarian meal. |   PREP: 45 MINS   |   COOK: 45 MINS   |   SERVING: 6   | INGREDIENTS 12 whole-wheat lasagna noodles 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 14-ounce package extra-firm water-packed tofu, drained, rinsed and crumbled 3 cups chopped spinach ½ cup shredded Parmesan cheese […]

Healthy Recipe: Mushroom Soufflés

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A soufflé to start always gives your dinner party a ‘wow’ factor and this make-ahead recipe gives you more time to be the perfect host. |   PREP: 30 MINS   |   COOK: 15 MINS   |   SERVING: 8   | INGREDIENTS 140g small button mushroom, sliced 50g butter, plus extra greasing 25g plain flour 325ml milk 85g cheese, […]