Herb of the Month: Pomegranate

pomegranate for health

Many of us enjoy pomegranate as a fresh fruit in salads or juices. However, it is more than just a delicious fruit. Pomegranate also has many health benefits. Anti-oxidant: Pomegranates strong antioxidant activity owes to its polyphenolic content, which are mostly found in the juice and the peel. There it contains ellagitannins, specifically: punicalagins, punicalins, […]

5 Tips To Protect You’re Skin This Summer

protect your skin in summer

Australia has one of the highest skin cancer rates in the world. Skin cancer occurs when skin cells are damaged by over exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun. According to the Australian Cancer Council, sunburn causes 95% of melanomas, the most deadly form of skin cancer. Unfortunately sun damage isn’t something that only […]