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Not so Hot Rocks

Advantages: Feels pleasant for a short time
Disadvantages: There are much simpler ways to achieve therapeutic massage

I purchased these heat therapy stones a couple of years ago when I had a slightly naīve idea of creating my own home spa. Stone therapy originated approximately 5000 years ago in India where heated stones were used for therapeutic massage. The idea is ...

moistbabe 14.03.2012 ˇ Read full review
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Skin Salvation Says It All and So Safe

Advantages: effective in easing dry itchy skin conditions
Disadvantages: none

This product was developed and is still produced in my home time, Brighton. Therefore, I must first declare that I do not know anybody concerned with the product, personally and have no financial interest in it whatsoever. I genuinely wanted to bring it t ...

suesie 11.06.2007 ˇ Read full review
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Smooth & Clear Skin with Purepotions Skin Salvation

Advantages: Clears eczema, prevents dry skin, relieves itching
Disadvantages: Its on the pricey side, leaves skin quite greasy

I was pointed in the direction of Purepotion products by a family friend who swore to me their products were the best for those suffering from eczema. I was very reluctant to begin with as the products on their website are not cheap, I have spent many y ...

Diamonds08 14.10.2009 ˇ Read full review
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a good but expensive ointment

Advantages: good moisturising
Disadvantages: smell and cost

I have tried many creams and potions for my eczema over the years, I found skin salvation whilst searching for a non steroid treatment. Natalie Balmond developed the ointment in her kitchen after conventional treatment wasn't working and she thought the ...

rojm 20.09.2012 ˇ Read full review
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5-HTP - Happy pills, appetite suppressant and sleep aid :)

Advantages: IT WORKS! decreased appetite, stress relief etc
Disadvantages: none

Beware: sob stories follow! Update at the bottom of the page! It all started with an incredibly rough week – I have a colleague at work that pushes every single one of my buttons... DAILY! He sniffs, picks his nose, slurps his coffee, farts, and sing ...

candzjay 21.10.2010 ˇ Read full review
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Review of Holland & Barrett 5-HTP

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