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    1. The Importance Of Sun Protection

      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 ...

    2. What Is The Keto Diet And How Does It Work?

      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 ...

    3. Do You Need To Floss?

      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 ...

    4. Best Fake Tan: 8 Self Tanners For 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 ...

    5. Are Electric Toothbrushes Better (For Your Teeth)

      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 ...

    6. The Benefits Of Manuka Honey: Q&A With Nutritionist, Katie Lane

      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 ...

    7. Best Men's Perfumes & Aftershaves 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 ...

    8. How To Support & Boost Children's Immune Systems

      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 ...

    9. Pollen Allergies: Symptoms, Treatments & Peak Seasons

      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 ...

    10. Gut Health FAQs Answered (With BioCare)

      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 ...

    11. How To Get Rid Of A Tickly Cough

      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, ...

    12. Best Hand Cream For Dry Hands (From Constant Washing)

      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 ...

    13. Best Women’s Perfumes & Fragrances 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 ...

    14. 10 Best Curling Wands Of 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 ...

    15. Max Volume: Best Thickening Shampoos 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 ...

    16. Selenium: The Important & Unexpected Ways It Impacts Your Health

      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 ...

    17. Why You Should Care About Phosphates In Your Body

      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 ...

    18. What To Eat Before & After A Workout

      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 ...

    19. Why We Need Copper: Benefits & Myths

      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 ...

    20. How Vitamin K2 May Fight Cancer, Prevent Osteoporosis & Other Diseases

      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 ...

    21. Why Vitamin E Is Great For Your Skin

      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 ...

    22. 4 Signs You Need More B Vitamins In Your Diet

      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 ...

    23. Ask The Pharmacy: Effectiveness, Results & Risks (Part 4 Of Hair Care & Hair Supplements Series)

      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 ...

    24. Ask The Pharmacy: Dry Scalps & Brittle Hair (Part 3 Of Hair Care & Hair Supplements Series)

      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 ...

    25. Vitamin A - Benefits and Risks

      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, ...

    26. Ask The Pharmacy: Hair Growth (Part 2 Of Hair Care & Hair Supplements Series)

      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 ...

    27. Ask The Pharmacy: Hair Loss (Part 1 of Hair Care & Hair Supplements Series)

      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 ...

    28. Chromium: Weight Loss & Health Benefits Of Chromium Picolinate

      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.

    29. Staying Healthy In Colder Months: Minerals & Vitamins For Winter

      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.

    30. Iron Deficiency: Symptoms, Causes & How To Treat It

      Iron Deficiency: Symptoms, Causes & How To Treat It

      Iron is a powerful mineral, and one that can lead to feelings of fatigue if you aren’t getting enough. While iron can be found in lots of foods, particularly red meat, an increasingly vegetarian and vegan diet is leading many to consider how they can get enough to avoid an iron deficiency.

    31. How To Prevent Hypokalemia & Choose The Right Potassium Supplements

      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.

    32. Announcement: Landys Reward Scheme

      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.

    33. Ask The Pharmacy: Vitamin & Mineral Supplements, Are They Really That Important?

      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

    34. Upcoming Event: Ask The Pharmacy

      Upcoming Event: Ask The Pharmacy

      This new series will put YOUR questions to our pharmacy, offering insight into common queries, concerns and myths.

    35. Summer Vitamins For Hayfever, Sunburn Relief & Natural Energy Boosts

      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.

    36. Why Do We Need Minerals? A Glossary From Landys

      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.

    37. The Best Black Seed Oil, UK - Why, How And When To Use It

      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.

    38. Benefits Of Calcium, Magnesium & Zinc

      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.

    39. What Is Vitamin C Serum And Why Should I Use It?

      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 ...

    40. Vitamin D: Important At Every Age

      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.

    41. Essential Vitamins Glossary: The Facts

      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.

    42. Stress Relief Tablets: Which Are The Best & Why

      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.

    43. How To Stay Healthy As A Vegan: Supplements & Food Choices

      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.

    44. What’s The Difference Between Vitamin D2 And Vitamin D3?

      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.

    45. Three Natural Sleep Supplements That Actually Work

      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.

    46. Wake Up Feeling Good: The Best Energy Tablets To Supplement Your 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.

    47. Growing Old Gracefully: How To Age Well

      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.

    48. Collagen: What Is It & What Is It Good For?

      Collagen: What Is It & What Is It Good For?

      By Neesha Desai, Pharmacist (GPhC 2071387) Did you know that up to 35% of all body protein content is made up of one type of protein? That’s collagen. Collagen does a ...

    49. Cholesterol – Is It Bad Or Essential To Health?

      Cholesterol – Is It Bad Or Essential To Health?

      Are you worried about your cholesterol levels? Going fat free is not the answer...

    50.  Supporting Children’s Learning Through Movement And Nutrition

      Supporting Children’s Learning Through Movement And Nutrition

      By understanding more about brain architecture and neural connections, we can start to understand how best to support our child via nutrition and movement.

    51. Prevent Osteoporosis: Keep Your Bones Strong & Healthy

      Prevent Osteoporosis: Keep Your Bones Strong & Healthy

      By Panasha Desai, Pharmacist (GPhC 2071387) Keeping bones strong and healthy should be a top priority. Bones are one of the fundamental parts of our body and something we think of ...

    52. Skin: From The Inside Out – A Nutritional Approach To Skin Health

      Skin: From The Inside Out – A Nutritional Approach To Skin Health

      When we have a skin blemish, a spot, or a rash, our knee-jerk response is to reach for a lotion or cream to make it better, or makeup to hide it. But is this the optimal solution to poor skin health?

    53. Are Probiotics Really Useless?

      Are Probiotics Really Useless?

      In a rather surprising news story, some scientists in Israel have labelled most probiotics as ‘useless’, based on their recent research. Unfortunately it’s a hollow conclusion that doesn’t stand up to scrutiny and flies in the face of much long-standing good quality evidence

    54. Blood Sugar – What You Need To Know

      Blood Sugar – What You Need To Know

      Of the different food types we eat, sugar is the simplest for the body to create energy from, but the reality is that high blood sugar leads to you feeling less energised.