The skin is quite unique in both its makeup and its use as it surrounds our organs, supports our internal structure, provides the means for feeling, sensations, and temperature regulation and in a great sense defines who we are as individuals. But the skin is also susceptible to pain, stretching, cuts and burns, and other surface damage such as dryness, blocked pores and infections.
The ability the skin has for repairing this damage, regenerating new cells and reforming blood vessels and nerves all throughout our lifespan, has led to various myths revolving around the process of skin regeneration, how it goes Read More
It is an exciting time for the Chemist Direct team as we are tentatively beginning to reveal our new website to the World. It’s taken a few months of hard work, planning and a few tears to get us to this point but the day has finally arrived. This is just one element in the new look Chemist Direct we are working hard to create, you can read more about this here.
We wanted to create a new site that achieved one very simple and basic goal. To enable you to find and buy things from us in a much easier Read More
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The popularity of vitamins and supplements has been growing rapidly over the years and the HFMA’s Health of the Nation Survey has recently confirmed that over 55% of the adult population are regularly taking food supplements; that’s Read More
As Summer approaches and we realise that the cold winter months, that seemed to have lasted half the year, has driven us to eat high in fat, saturated (albeit quite tasty) yet unhealthy foods to bring us Read More
A common yet embarrassing problem that men face when hitting middle age is erectile dysfunction, which many times goes hand in hand with other health problems such as cardiovascular disease, high cholesterol, or obesity or can also Read More
Your vision is a very important part of everyday life so keeping your eyes in good condition is essential, and taking care of them can prevent serious problems in later life such as cataracts, vision impairment and Read More
Eczema is a skin affliction that can be caused by individual reactions to certain triggers, whether they are born with it or develop it later on, and no matter where it appears, the red patches of itchy Read More
Facing cravings at odd hours of the day or night can wreck havoc to any weight loss programme and for those who have an appetite that is never satisfied it can be particularly frustrating when your own Read More
Many women who suffer from female sexual dysfunction have had little hope of ever finding release through medical avenues, until the news of a little ‘blue pill’ for women first made its rounds last year. Now slated Read More
The skin is quite unique in both its makeup and its use as it surrounds our organs, supports our internal structure, provides the means for feeling, sensations, and temperature regulation and in a great sense defines who Read More
Our bodies need vitamins and essential minerals to stay healthy, when young these nutrients help with growth and development, as we age these same nutrients are needed to help keep things running properly. Vitamins and minerals are Read More
Following a healthy lifestyle has many benefits; among them is a lower risk to chronic illnesses such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, sleep disruptions, organ health, digestive problems which includes obesity, and overall positive behaviour that is linked Read More