- 30th June, 2020
The Importance Of Sun Protection
There's nothing quite like the feeling of warm sun on your skin, especially in the summer months. We love to bask in the warm heat, whether wandering in parks in ...
- 15th June, 2020
What Is The Keto Diet And How Does It Work?
Interview with Michela Vagnini (mBANT, ANP) Michela studied at the College of Naturopathic Medicine in London and is a registered Nutritional Therapist and Reflexologist. Here, she answers our questions about the ...
- 28th May, 2020
Do You Need To Floss?
By Davina Patel, Dentist at Burnt Oak Dental Practice in London The short answer is yes, you do need to be flossing. For some, flossing has always been part of their ...
- 18th May, 2020
Best Fake Tan: 8 Self Tanners For 2020
By Andreea Tamas, Clarins Beauty Consultant As we head from spring to summer, now is the perfect time to start building up your tan for the holiday season. Sadly, many of ...
- 15th May, 2020
Are Electric Toothbrushes Better (For Your Teeth)
By Davina Patel, Dentist at Burnt Oak Dental Practice in London Electric toothbrushes are often marketed as better for your oral hygiene compared to standard, manual toothbrushes. But is that really ...
- 7th May, 2020
The Benefits Of Manuka Honey: Q&A With Nutritionist, Katie Lane
By Katie Lane, Nutritionist and spokesperson for Savant Health. Manuka honey has been shown to have significant health benefits due to its high levels of compound methylglyoxal (MGO). Manuka Health were ...
- 3rd May, 2020
Best Men's Perfumes & Aftershaves 2020
By Andreea Tamas, Clarins Beauty Consultant The world of men's perfumes and aftershaves continues to develop, with new eau de toilettes and parfums being launched each year. Whether you are looking ...
- 1st May, 2020
How To Support & Boost Children's Immune Systems
By Neesha Desai, Pharmacist (GPhC 2071387) It can be scary to be a new parent, when every itch or red patch on your newborn feels like a cause for concern. In ...
- 29th April, 2020
Pollen Allergies: Symptoms, Treatments & Peak Seasons
By Panasha Desai, Pharmacist (GPhC 2071387) As winter gives way to spring, many beautiful plants, trees and flowers come into bloom. But with this renewed life comes pollen, and allergies can ...
- 26th March, 2020
Gut Health FAQs Answered (With BioCare)
We get asked a lot of questions about gut health, from good bacteria to the importance of probiotics and dealing with digestive conditions. To help answer some of the most ...
- 25th March, 2020
How To Get Rid Of A Tickly Cough
By Girish Desai Pharmacist (GPhC 2019217) Coughs can be caused by various conditions and situations. Often coughs are a side effect of cold and flu, alongside a sore throat and tiredness, ...
- 18th March, 2020
Best Hand Cream For Dry Hands (From Constant Washing)
By Girish Desai Pharmacist (GPhC 2019217) With COVID-19 becoming a global concern, one of the clearest pieces of advice from the NHS has been to 'wash your hands with soap and ...
- 2nd March, 2020
Best Women’s Perfumes & Fragrances 2020
By Andreea Tamas, Clarins Beauty Consultant When choosing a new perfume, the options can be overwhelming. There are tons of bottles of women’s fragrances out there, both new and innovative and ...
- 28th February, 2020
10 Best Curling Wands Of 2020
Looking for the perfect curls? Want wonderful beachy waves? Perhaps you’ve struggled with getting your ringlets just right with a hair straightener. Whatever your #hairgoals, there is a curling wand ...
- 24th February, 2020
Max Volume: Best Thickening Shampoos 2020
By Monica Gavrila, Lancome Beauty Consultant Thickening shampoos are helping people achieve maximum volume in their hair. Whether you have fine hair or are dealing with hair loss (thinning), you can ...
- 5th February, 2020
Selenium: The Important & Unexpected Ways It Impacts Your Health
By Panasha Desai, Pharmacist (GPhC 2071387) Selenium is a mineral that supports your immune system and reproductive system. It is a lesser discussed nutrient but plays a vital role in maintaining ...
- 2nd February, 2020
Why You Should Care About Phosphates In Your Body
By Neesha Desai, Pharmacist (GPhC 2071387) How familiar are you with the mineral phosphorus? As one of the less mentioned nutrients that is vital for healthy bodies, many aren’t aware of ...
- 6th January, 2020
What To Eat Before & After A Workout
Starting a new training regimen? Determined to feel fitter at last? Before you start working out, you need to think about how you are going to fuel your exercise. We ...
- 23rd December, 2019
Why We Need Copper: Benefits & Myths
By Neesha Desai, Pharmacist (GPhC 2071387) There are a lot of minerals and vitamins that our bodies need to function, from keeping our bones strong to our hearts pumping and brains ...
- 16th December, 2019
How Vitamin K2 May Fight Cancer, Prevent Osteoporosis & Other Diseases
By Neesha Desai, Pharmacist (GPhC 2071387) You’ve heard of vitamin K, but what you might not know is that there are actually different varieties of vitamin K. One of them, Vitamin ...
- 25th November, 2019
Why Vitamin E Is Great For Your Skin
By Girish Desai Pharmacist (GPhC 2019217) Vitamin oil has been featured in many beauty products, particularly moisturisers and other skin care solutions. But why is vitamin E so good for your ...
- 18th November, 2019
4 Signs You Need More B Vitamins In Your Diet
By Panasha Desai, Pharmacist (GPhC 2071387) There are a number of B vitamins that our bodies use to stay healthy and strong. Although each B vitamin has a slightly different role ...
- 4th November, 2019
Ask The Pharmacy: Effectiveness, Results & Risks (Part 4 Of Hair Care & Hair Supplements Series)
By Girish Desai Pharmacist (GPhC 2019217) In the final video of our hair care and hair supplements series, nutritionist Mitesh Desai answers FAQs around taking supplements for hair loss, growth and ...
- 25th October, 2019
Ask The Pharmacy: Dry Scalps & Brittle Hair (Part 3 Of Hair Care & Hair Supplements Series)
By Girish Desai Pharmacist (GPhC 2019217) When thinking about hair care, we also need to consider the impact of your scalp to overall head health. Dry and brittle hair can often ...
- 24th October, 2019
Vitamin A - Benefits and Risks
By Girish Desai Pharmacist (GPhC 2019217) In this article we’ll explore, in depth, what Vitamin A is, how it works, how you can ensure that you are getting the adequate dose, ...
- 19th October, 2019
Ask The Pharmacy: Hair Growth (Part 2 Of Hair Care & Hair Supplements Series)
By Girish Desai Pharmacist (GPhC 2019217) How to promote hair growth is one of the most popular topics within hair care. Lots of people are curious about how to encourage their ...
- 11th October, 2019
Ask The Pharmacy: Hair Loss (Part 1 of Hair Care & Hair Supplements Series)
By Girish Desai Pharmacist (GPhC 2019217) Hair care is vitally important to many people. For those with a hair goal, be it minimising loss or promoting growth, seeking our supplements to ...
- 2nd October, 2019
Chromium: Weight Loss & Health Benefits Of Chromium Picolinate
We don't know everything about chromium yet, but evidence suggests it can help metabolise glucose, which can help with weight loss and type 2 diabetes.
- 24th September, 2019
Staying Healthy In Colder Months: Minerals & Vitamins For Winter
Check out these videos on the winter vitamins and minerals you need to help you to stay happy and healthy all through the cold months.
- 9th September, 2019
How To Prevent Hypokalemia & Choose The Right Potassium Supplements
Potassium is a mineral and an electrolyte. It is sometimes confused with vitamin K as the periodic table symbol for potassium is K, but they are very different nutrients. Potassium regulates our fluids and is vital for the healthy functioning of our bodies - so getting enough of it is very important.
- 30th July, 2019
Announcement: Landys Reward Scheme
Landys Chemist is proud to announce the launch of our Reward Points! We want to be able to thank all our fantastic customers for using our services, in particular those who come back again and again.
- 17th July, 2019
Ask The Pharmacy: Vitamin & Mineral Supplements, Are They Really That Important?
Mitesh Desai, nutritionist, answers your questions on the benefits and risks of vitamin and mineral supplements
- 1st July, 2019
Upcoming Event: Ask The Pharmacy
This new series will put YOUR questions to our pharmacy, offering insight into common queries, concerns and myths.
- 27th June, 2019
Summer Vitamins For Hayfever, Sunburn Relief & Natural Energy Boosts
As part of our vitamin video collection, we are looking at the seasonal trends in vitamin needs.
- 14th June, 2019
Why Do We Need Minerals? A Glossary From Landys
Below we pinpoint some of the most common minerals found in our bodies, identifying why they are important, where you can find them in your diet and, should you need them, suggested supplements and their associated benefits and risks.
- 10th June, 2019
The Best Black Seed Oil, UK - Why, How And When To Use It
Black Seed Oil is considered a bit of a wonder product, as it can be used for numerous conditions. Below, we look to explain where its use stems from, what is in it, why and how to use it as well as associated risks.
- 17th May, 2019
Benefits Of Calcium, Magnesium & Zinc
We look at which issues, from tiredness and back pain to PMS and cramps can be helped with calcium, magnesium and zinc.
- 9th May, 2019
What Is Vitamin C Serum And Why Should I Use It?
By Panasha Desai, Pharmacist (GPhC 2071387) While Vitamin C serum has become all the rage for anti-ageing beauty product purposes it can also help with certain skin conditions. In this article ...
- 3rd May, 2019
Vitamin D: Important At Every Age
Vitamin D is an incredibly important part of a healthy body’s nutrition. We don’t always get enough vitamin D, and at various stages of life, a lack of it can lead to minor or more serious issues.
- 3rd May, 2019
Essential Vitamins Glossary: The Facts
All the vitamin facts that you need to know to stay happy and healthy. Use our guide to help you make the right choices for your vitamin intake.
- 16th April, 2019
Stress Relief Tablets: Which Are The Best & Why
Stress is bad. We can all agree on that. 85% of UK adults say that they regularly experience stress, with many of us struggling to find ways to deal with it, let alone prevent it in the first place.
- 9th April, 2019
How To Stay Healthy As A Vegan: Supplements & Food Choices
Veganism has been on the rise for a number of years, leading, at last, to more acceptance of vegan food. With changes to the planet, the environmental importance of a more eco-conscious diet is attracting more to choosing a vegan lifestyle.
- 11th March, 2019
What’s The Difference Between Vitamin D2 And Vitamin D3?
Vitamin D is crucial to our body’s health and happiness, particularly in countries like the UK where we spend between three and six months most of the day in the dark. Vitamin D can be a vital supplement to keep ourselves happy and healthy.
- 13th February, 2019
Three Natural Sleep Supplements That Actually Work
Sleep should come naturally but for some people it simply doesn’t. Whilst there is an array of reasons that can cause an inability to sleep, the outcome is always the same: Drowsiness, slowed reactions, bad mood as well as, in the long term, depression and possible health issues.
- 25th January, 2019
Wake Up Feeling Good: The Best Energy Tablets To Supplement Your 2019
We outline how you can boost your energy through lifestyle and find the right energy tablets to support you in feeling the new, clear minded, healthy, and energetic you of 2019.
- 30th November, 2018
Growing Old Gracefully: How To Age Well
The UK Office for National Statistics puts life expectancy rates at 79.4 and 83.1. Great news, but this older generation needs to learn how to ‘age well’ by delaying the onset of chronic degenerative conditions.