Tag Archives: anti-oxidant

Spirulina shown to provide benefits to HIV patients

Research recently published in Nutrients by the National Center for Biotechnology Information has demonstrated Arthrospira platensis (Spirulina) to benefit HIV-infected adult women.

According to the study “The Effect of Arthrospira platensis Capsules on… Continue reading Spirulina shown to provide benefits to HIV patients

Phycocyanin and Astaxanthin Found to be Powerful Anti-Inflammatories

Phycocyanin and astaxanthin, have been found to be powerful anti-inflammatories. Countless studies have demonstrated their ability to act as natural and effective means of reducing inflammation, which is widely known to be a root catalyst of many degenerative diseases… Continue reading Phycocyanin and Astaxanthin Found to be Powerful Anti-Inflammatories

Polaar harnesses Lapland heritage for new skincare treatment

Beauty brand Polaar, which uses polar arctic ingredients within its formulas, has introduced a new anti-ageing treatment, La Véritable Crème de Laponie (The Genuine Lapland Cream). 

The formula features polar berries, arctic rhodiola and an anti-oxidant algae. Each ingredient thrives in Lapland’s harsh… Continue reading Polaar harnesses Lapland heritage for new skincare treatment

Woodbine students learn about algae growth at laboratory

WOODBINE — Pond scum could be in the future for eighth-grader Dylan Cruz.

Cruz was one of 17 Woodbine Elementary School students who toured the Garden State bioEnterprises laboratory this week on Heine Avenue. He learned how a… Continue reading Woodbine students learn about algae growth at laboratory