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cleanse

(klĕnz)
tr.v. cleansed, cleansing, cleanses
a. To free from dirt, contamination, or impurities: cleansed the wound.
b. To treat (the body or an organ) with a regimen intended to remove impurities and promote health: drank vegetable juice for a week to cleanse her digestive system.
n.
An act of cleansing: a cleanse of the digestive system.
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PS26, www.selfridges.com 6 TRAVEL SMART CLEANSE MICELLAR WATER 50ML: Effectively removes make-up and the daily build-up of skin pollutants.
Several years ago, I discovered the world of the "cleanse." You know, the yoga-meets-new-age-meets-alternative-medicine thing where you rid your body of "toxins," re-zero the balance in your gut, and renegotiate poor eating habits through a bootcamp-style eating regimen for an intense but limited period.
Because cleanses tend to be very low in calories and protein, some might experience reduced energy and a disruption in metabolic rate and blood glucose levels.
FOR SKIN THAT NEEDS A DETOX Origins By All Greens Foaming Deep Cleansing Mask, PS32 A vitamin hit for a dull complexion - the green tea and spirulina in this give you a deep cleanse. Use with water for a foamy cleanser, or once a week as a mask.
"I've experienced first hand what a difference a three- or five-day cleanse can do for people's wellbeing via my family both physically and mentally and we've placed great emphasis on researching all the ingredients we use to help others enjoy similar benefits," he says.
Our goal with creating the Clorox Healthcare[TM] 4% CHG Skin Cleansing Kit was to address the barriers to compliant and effective skin cleansing by providing all of the materials needed for two CHG skin cleanses in one easy-to-use package, complete with patient instructions.
DETOXIFYING THE BODY with a cleanse continues to grow in popularity as a health practice.
WHILE the 'cleanse, tone and moisturise' mantra covers the basics, everyone needs an individual routine they can stick to religiously so their skin reaps the benefits.
A significant amount of pre-processing work is needed to 'straighten out' data before the cleanse routine can even start.
has added an at-home tool that cleanses and exfoliates as effectively as expensive professional cleansing systems to its line of Olay Professional Pro-X products.
Its gel like formula is quite viscous, it cleanses well but does leave skin feeling a bit tight.
Uses: Cleanses the blood primarily through its action on the liver and kidneys