Now that the colder months are upon us you might have noticed that your skin and hair is feeling drier than usual. One of the biggest contributor to dry skin and hair is the drastic temperature change that you’re exposed to when you leave your cosy home. Your central heating also has a drying effect.
We all remember the jingle, ‘them bones, them bones need calcium’, but how many of us gets enough calcium every day? Calcium is essential for the maintenance of strong bones. Deficiency can lead to osteoporosis. This is a condition where the bones become brittle and break easily.
It’s hard to believe that it’s November, isn’t it? The weather is changing and days are getting cooler. You might have also noticed that the nights are coming in earlier and earlier. It’s natural for these darker months to make us a bit gloomier, which is why Bionic Bodies is here to give you some mood boosting advice.
Protein is something that we often hear about, but what does it actually do? If you think back to your high school science classes you might remember the phrase ‘the building block of muscle’. This is because protein is essential for the growth and repair of muscle.