Skin


Astaxanthin – the king of antioxidants

This month we’re focusing on an exciting new ingredient, astaxanthin. For those who aren’t familiar with astaxanthin (as-ta-xan-thin), allow me to acquaint you with one of nature’s most potent antioxidants, and the many reasons why astaxanthin would be a fabulous addition to any supplement regime. […]


Understanding histamine intolerance

Do you find that certain foods just don’t ‘sit well’?  That you feel bloated, itchy, develop a headache or feel exhausted after meals but can’t quite put your finger on why?   If this is your experience, and certainly if you experience numerous seemingly unrelated symptoms, […]


Understanding acne: causes and cures

It’s probably most common to associate acne with moody teenagers, but acne breakouts can affect anyone at any age.  Certain factors such as stress, hormones and diet are all known to influence skin health and whilst the odd spot here or there may not be […]


Psoriasis

Overview Our skin forms a barrier to protect us from infection and cells are replenished constantly, taking about 21-28 days to replace themselves. With psoriasis this process is greatly accelerated and cells are replaced every 2-6 days, resulting in an accumulation on the surface of […]


Eczema

Overview Eczema is a chronic and often distressing skin condition presenting itself as dry itchy skin. It can affect people of all ages, including 5% of adults, but it is more common amongst children. Of those affected, 60% develop it within the first year of […]


Nicola Reed, Surrey

“My name is Nicola Reed. I am 45 years old & work as a remedial & sports massage therapist. Two years ago I started to develop small itchy red patches on the skin on my legs and arms. Before too long I had these patches […]


If you suffer from high cholesterol, high blood pressure, eczema, acne or psoriasis) chances are you are suffering from an omega-3 deficiency.

Recognising EFA deficiencies

Let’s start this controversial topic with a rather bold statement: If you are following a typical Western diet you are most likely to be deficient in omega-3 fatty acids. If you are following a typical LOW FAT Western diet, you are most likely to be […]


Bring me Sunshine… by Lola Renton

Being the largest organ in our body, shielding us from all sorts of environmental onslaughts, our skin has always been an object of obsession. In teenage years we are plagued by acne and spots, while later on we struggle with hormonal outbreaks and hangover pimples. […]


Jacqueline Duffy, Notts

“I would like to forward my appraisal of your product Vegepa and how it has improved my health.  I started having Perrin therapy due to suffering with fibromyalgia; I was advised to take Vegepa, 8 capsules a day, plus milk thistle to help detoxify my […]


Miss J.A. Hunt, Surrey

“Vegepa has an outstanding positive effect on my health. I have taken 4 capsules every day since May 2007.  It has stopped life threatening severe depression returning. Completely remarkable. I have not taken a mental health drug since I discovered Vegepa through the Depression Alliance. […]


S.D, Lancashire

I originally started taking Vegepa at 8 capsules daily for depression. I am much better but I had to continue with a traditional antidepressant as well. I continued with the Vegepa and notice that my skin, hair and nails are in excellent condition. I intend […]


J.B., Yorkshire

I suffer from anxiety and depression. I feel that Vegepa has helped with this and is still helping; it has helped with my concentration and with maintaining a stable mood. It has also helped with my skin condition, leaving my skin less dry and rough. I […]


C.M., Guildford

I was introduced to Vegepa via a trial through the Candida Society. I have continued to take the product 2 a day as I believe it has helped with energy levels, sleep pattern and concentration. I also think my skin has become less dry and […]