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Best cleanser I've used!

I think I've previously done a review on this cleanser, but this is about the tenth time I've ordered it, which is a record for me. I will never swap cleansers again, unless Moonhaven stop making these little bottles of magic...and in that case, I'll be extremely sad. I've had cystic acne most of my adult life and I'm now 30. Since I started using Moonhaven products (it's been just over a year now), my skin has cleared up completely, it started to clear up dramatically after the first month of use. My pigmentation has almost gone and it's very rare that I get acne anymore. The moisturiser is rich and has helped with my scaring dramatically too. The problem I had with other cleaners was that they were too drying and I always liked cleaners that foam up with water, but of course then you get a really dry and tight feeling afterwards - this isn't the case at all with tha bergamot cleanser. I also use the Moonhaven toner too. All 3 have saved my skin and I'm so glad I miraculously stumbled upon Moonhavens store on the way to Margaret River. It's worth every cent.

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Another beautiful Moon Haven Room Spray, to me it has a very refreshing and uplifting fragrance, The Moon Haven room spray linger for hours in a room or where ever they are sprayed. I just love them.

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After experiencing 2nd degree burns to my hand, I used the Universal Herbal ointment on it as an emollient to help the wound healing. It surpassed mine and the nursesecond expectations. After 3 weeks I have minimal injury left and so far hardly any scarring. Just Amazing!

Great Product

Only been using this oil for a week and I notice the improvement to my cuticles and nails already. Cuticles are soft and nails feel stronger. I would recommend this product.

Fantastic

Fantastic products, my skin loves them. I have learnt to use more sparingly now. I am inclined to be heavy handed. Keep up the good work. X JO

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76 reviews
Best cleanser I've used!

I think I've previously done a review on this cleanser, but this is about the tenth time I've ordered it, which is a record for me. I will never swap cleansers again, unless Moonhaven stop making these little bottles of magic...and in that case, I'll be extremely sad. I've had cystic acne most of my adult life and I'm now 30. Since I started using Moonhaven products (it's been just over a year now), my skin has cleared up completely, it started to clear up dramatically after the first month of use. My pigmentation has almost gone and it's very rare that I get acne anymore. The moisturiser is rich and has helped with my scaring dramatically too. The problem I had with other cleaners was that they were too drying and I always liked cleaners that foam up with water, but of course then you get a really dry and tight feeling afterwards - this isn't the case at all with tha bergamot cleanser. I also use the Moonhaven toner too. All 3 have saved my skin and I'm so glad I miraculously stumbled upon Moonhavens store on the way to Margaret River. It's worth every cent.

DELIGHTFUL

Another beautiful Moon Haven Room Spray, to me it has a very refreshing and uplifting fragrance, The Moon Haven room spray linger for hours in a room or where ever they are sprayed. I just love them.

Amazing

After experiencing 2nd degree burns to my hand, I used the Universal Herbal ointment on it as an emollient to help the wound healing. It surpassed mine and the nursesecond expectations. After 3 weeks I have minimal injury left and so far hardly any scarring. Just Amazing!

Great Product

Only been using this oil for a week and I notice the improvement to my cuticles and nails already. Cuticles are soft and nails feel stronger. I would recommend this product.

Fantastic

Fantastic products, my skin loves them. I have learnt to use more sparingly now. I am inclined to be heavy handed. Keep up the good work. X JO

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New Research: Stress Is Cancer’s “Fertiliser”

Did You Know Stress Is Cancers FeriliserRecent Australian research has found that increased levels of stress can drastically accelerate the spread of cancer throughout the body.

What is even more exciting they may have found an effective way to negate the effects of stress using a readily available drug.

And of course, armed with this knowledge we can now say with certainty that reducing stress levels is not just a feel good activity in cancer sufferers but can have life-saving  consequences.

So how does stress increase the chances of cancer spread?

Dr Erica Sloan -Research Team Leader Monash UniversityIn studies on mice at Monash University, researchers found that high stress levels increased the incidence of cancer spread (metastasises) a whopping six times!
Apparently the stress hormones sends signals to the original cancer tumour which encourage it to break free and spread through the lymphatic system to other sites as a faster rate.

Dr Erica Sloan, the Monash research team’s leader explained “The stress is sort of acting like a fertiliser and helping the tumour cell take hold and colonise those other organs.”

(As an aside Dr Sloan was prompted to do this research after she found that her yoga practice reduced her stress levels and in turn her health)

Managing Stress Can Block This Process

But that’s not all!
The same researchers have found that certain medications can help block the stress response on the lymphatic system and cancer
Beta blockers , those drugs we use to control our response to adrenalin – increased blood pressure and pulse rate- have been found to completely block the cancer stress response.
Human trials are now under way where a beta blocker is being provided to newly diagnosed breast cancer patients to assess how effective they are in controlling stress and tumour spread.

How can we reduce the stress response naturally?

If you have been diagnosed with cancer,  it is important to work to reduce your stress levels as much as possible.
And while it is also vital that you work closely with and comply with your health practitioner’s advice, there are a number of things you can do to lower your stress levels naturally.

Chamomile Tea can help reduce anxiety and stressThese include:

  • learn to meditate and practice daily
  • exercise daily – yoga is fantastic-this has been shown to reduce cortisol (stress hormones) levels significantly
  • drink calming herbal teas such as chamomile, lemon balm and valerian.
  • get a good night’s sleep every night
  • consult a naturopath to work with you and your chosen health professional through the process of eradicating your body of cancer

Source: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-06-28/stress-can-speed-up-spread-of-cancer-in-body-scientists-say/7548024
For more on Dr Eric Sloan and her research click this link:
http://nbcf.org.au/research/our-research/our-researchers/dr-erica-sloan/

This article was written by Moon Haven’s aromatherapist and founder Leonie Gully

and as such represents her personal opinion on the given subject.

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