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European Scandinavian Secrets

by Lea Anne Christine Fulton, founder of L.A. Christine published: Dermascope Magazine Oil versus creams is a big topic today. Superior facial oils foster anti-aging since they are quickly absorbed into the epidermis. It nourishes and replenishes the suppleness of the cell membrane and works with the body’s own natural oils to balance the skin. All skin types, whether dry, normal or oily bene t with oils. Today’s luxury spas and aestheticians know the powerful results of premium luxurious facial oil. And I know European Scandinavian secrets! With my Finnish genetics and knowledge, I understand that the Finnish have a deep heritage of protecting and nourishing skin the natural way. Saunas, cold water cleansing, and the unique secret of Scandinavian...

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Happy New Year 2017

Happy New and Warmest Wishes to all of our L.A. Christine community. We appreciate you and look forward to a joyful 2017. Best regards, Lea Fulton

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Finland Christmas Recipes

A few of you have asked me about Christmas in Finland and do we prepare special foods at this time of year. Well, the answer is yes. We make all types of things from drinks, pastries, rice porridge to specially prepared ham. I thought you might like to try some of these dishes at your home, so between now and Christmas I will be sending you different recipes our family enjoys. Please share these recipes with your family and friends. Enjoy, Lea Fulton   PS: Click here to read my story and learn more about my background 

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SCANDINAVIAN BEAUTY SECRETS

by Christin Lola Scandinavia is made up of some of Europe's most northern countries. Among these are Sweden, Finland and Norway, where the temperatures are particularly low in winter. How do women take care of their complexions in such a harsh climate? What are their beauty secrets? Discover these top tips, all the way from Scandinavia... A "banya" to regenerate the epidermis This tradition, originally from Russia, is very popular among Scandinavians. A blend of steam room and sauna, Nordic families go together, sometimes for an entire day. The banya includes a heated "resting room", and a freezing water shower. This combination of hot and cold temperatures stimulates the organs and increases the body's resistance to external aggressions tenfold. After...

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Could The Answer Be Lingonberry?

Why Are Scandinavian Women So Beautiful – Could The Answer Be Hidden In A Lingonberry?   If you wonder how come stunning Scandinavian women have beautiful skin, you are not alone. For years, many have questioned how come Scandinavian women can look up to 15 years younger without plastic surgery; some look almost ageless.   Lingonberry Benefits In addition to all those berries mentioned above, there is a berry Dr Oz talks about in his show which until recently not only Americans were not aware of, but even Dr Oz himself did not know anything about it. Yet Scandinavians especially Finns have been enjoying benefits from it for years. The berry is called Lingonberry (in Finnish Puolukka)! According to Dr Oz, lingonberries (Vaccinium vitis-idaea)...

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