Women Talk: Why is Proactiv Solution the trusted and reliable acne product?




Unlike other countries, Philippines’ tropical climate tends to affect most Filipino women’s skin condition. Factors such as humidity, polluted airs and lifestyle greatly influence Filipinos how they are very particular about the types of products that they use on their skin. They like to read about various brands and even try different products to find out what works best for their skin type.

Beat Acne with PROACTIV SOLUTIONEveryone wants to have healthy, flawless skin. Therefore, Filipinos are endlessly haunted by pimples. Those little bumps can make or break one’s confidence. Teens for instance, prefer to stay home when they have pimple problems because it is easily noticed by their peers.

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Health Talk: Merck Philippines on its 5th Year, remains committed to changing lives of couples with fertility problems through the Fertility Awareness 2017 Campaign





MANILA, Philippines, October 2017- The 5th Fertility Awareness 2017 Campaign “Bridging Baby Steps,” aims to raise consciousness against infertility and to continue education on infertility and raise awareness about the in-vitro fertilization (IVF) methods available in the country through seminars and information dissemination.

Save the date! Fertility Awareness 2017 on 21st October 2017 at the EDSA Shangri-La Manila from 2:00PM to 6:00PM. Registration is free.

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Pregnancy both in theory and reality is certainly magical and unforgettable, full of real life moments. Thus, when starting a family nothing is cringe worthy once we thought of babies. Being pregnant for women may be temporary phase but the little angel growing inside is a blissful gift that will bring happiness for parents.

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Top 5 purpose why you should visit Royal Oasis Luxe Spa in Doña Carmen, Commonwealth, Quezon City





Most Filipinos are extremely exhausted with the daily grinds here in Metro Manila. They deal with demanding boss or client or customer, unhelpful co-employee, traffic congestion, domestic problems, etc. etc. That’s why the term “relaxing massage” is invented to de-stress our weekly setback. Going to a massage place or spa is highly recommended in view of the fact of its proven health benefits. Came across Royal Oasis Luxe Spa in Doña Carmen, Quezon City, it’s the newest and most premium branch of Royal Oasis Massage in Casa Milan, Fairview. Both spas are along Commonwealth Avenue, 15-20 minutes away from each other. The Royal Oasis Massage has been in the business for six years and still continues to grow and expand those years of experience and expertise in relaxation and massage services for the body, mind, and spirit.

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What to expect from Royal Oasis Luxe Spa?
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Product Review: Introducing The Scar Solution in a Tube by CLEARASCAR Scar Gel



Good news to most women out there, managing scars now comes in handy with Clearscar scar gel. Clearscar is 100% silicone, clinically proven to improve the appearance of scars is as little as 8 weeks. Advances in technology have thankfully made it possible for scars to be removed with little to no trace. However, the best scar treatments available could be prohibitively expensive and would require a visit to a surgical clinic.

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Clearscar scar gel

Clinically proven effective in lightening, softening, and flattening the appearance of scars in as little as 8 weeks with twice (2x) a day application. It can be used on all types of scars caused by burns, cuts, surgeries, injuries, etc. and works best on elevated ones such as Hypertrophic scars and Keloids. Continue reading

“Unmasking your Thyroid”: International Thyroid Awareness Week 2017 culminating activity discusses the risk of hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism.

International Thyroid Awareness Week 2017 (ITAW2017) held in Manila last May 27, 2017 in partnership with Philippine Thyroid Association, Inc., Merck, Healthway Medical, and Robinsons Novaliches gathers the public to a free thyroid screening, doctor’s consultation, open discussion with health specialists, and family activities — massage, eyebrow threading, nail art, hair and make-up, kid’s art corner, raffles, and photo booth. Apart from perks, the highlight of the medical event is the information dissemination about the risks of thyroid disorders. Moreover, the differences in terms of manifestations, signs and symptoms of nodules, goiter, hypothyroidism, and hyperthyroidism.

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International Thyroid Awareness Week 2017 (ITAW2017)

What is a goiter?”
Goiter is abnormal swelling of the neck resulting from enlargement of the thyroid gland. It can be due to iodine deficiency, or disorders such as hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism. Thyroid gland is a butterfly-shape (shield-shaped cartilage) surrounding the neck area below the Adam’s apple. Thyroid gland is the master of metabolism; this ductless gland secretes hormones regulating growth and development through the rate of metabolism.

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Health Talk: Unmasking Your Thyroid

MANILA, Philippines – In time for the International Thyroid Awareness Week (ITAW) 2017, leading science and healthcare innovation company Merck, joined forces with the Department of Health (DOH), Philippine Thyroid Association (PTA), Philippine Society of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism (PSEDM), and the Iodine Global Network (IGN), to raise consciousness against thyroid disorders.

Have yourself check and assess if your thyroid is in good shape, come visit the International Thyroid Awareness Week 2017 on May 27, 2017 at the Robinsons Novaliches – Trade Hall. Free thyroid screening and doctors consultation from 2:00 to 6:00 PM.

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You and your thyroid
The thyroid gland is a butterfly-shaped endocrine gland that sits in at the lower front of the neck. It plays a key role in one’s overall health and well-being by producing thyroid hormones that help keep the body use energy, stay warm, and keep the brain, heart, muscles, and other organs in tip-top condition.
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“CAN YOUR CELLPHONE CAUSE ACNE?”

Proactiv Philippines: Too much exposure to mobile phone heat, not good for the skin

Filipino use mobile phones every day in more ways than one, unlike before when it was only meant for calls. Instant messaging came and it didn’t take too long for it to have games, apps and other entertainment features such as a video/music player and a radio. Today, people use it to get information from the internet, while numerous apps have made it possible to do things with just the touch of their fingertips. But among the numerous features a mobile phone has, the camera is probably the most used of them all. From taking pictures and preserving memories to taking selfies and show off. Yes they want to look great in every photo taken for their social media contentment.
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While mobile phones have given people the power to do things with just a swipe or touch of their fingertips, the constant use of mobile phones, especially those who are relentlessly taking selfies may cause some harmful effects on the skin. The heat
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Proactiv Green Tea Moisturizer

Product Review
Proactiv Solution Philippines

Proactiv Green Tea Moisturizer is a lightweight, non- greasy formula contains Green Tea, to help fight free radicals and is rich in mineral and botanical extracts. It has been designed to help soothe dry skin without clogging pores and is the perfect moisturizer for blemish- prone skin.

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Proactiv Green Tea Moisturizer

The Proactiv + Green Tea Moisturizer is ideal for both men and women with dry skin associated with acne medication because it helps maintain skin moisture and a soft, supple tone.

The benefits of using Proactiv+ Green Tea Moisturizer:
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