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detoxification

[dē‚täk·sə·fə′kā ·shən]
(biochemistry)
The act or process of removing a poison or the toxic properties of a substance in the body.
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"To help fight environmental pollution for clearer skin, Yes To is launching Antipollution Detoxifying Charcoal Bubbling Facial Wipes and an Antipollution Detoxifying Charcoal Oxygenated Foaming Cleanser to help purify and remove impurities, while balancing skin's moisture level."
The Detoxify and Revive package at The Spa at The Address Dubai Mall combines a hydrobath experience and detoxifying body wrap while a foot reflex massage performed while you are enveloped in a body wrap encourages the elimination of toxins.
DANDELION AND RED CLOVER TEA (pounds 2.95) - a special skin-clearing and detoxifying herb combination which speeds up processes of elimination and helps the liver through any symptoms of discomfort.
Detoxifying Mud Therapy lasts 90 minutes and costs pounds 72, contact 0121 654 6075 or see the www.obsessionsalonspa.co.uk
The Masque Vivant detoxifying mask balances and purifies the skin.
In experiments on mice, the four partners confirmed that phlorotannin suppresses the activity of beta glucronidase, an enzyme that inhibits the detoxifying function of the body.
According to Jarrow, SGS is metabolized to sulforaphane, which is a highly active antioxidant that has been demonstrated to be a potent inducer of phase 2 detoxifying enzymes and a protector of DNA.
In my experience, the use of nebulized glutathione, the major antioxidant and major detoxifying agent of the body (Klaassen et al.
Boots Spa Organic Body Mud is a rich blend of detoxifying and nourishing minerals and amino acids to draw out impurities, tone and tighten skin.
Detoxifying the system is important to cleanse the system of waste and toxins.
One of the most popular quick fix methods, is the Universal Contour Wrap, the sea clay body wrap treatment detoxifying, contouring, revitalising ( which guarantees a minimum loss of six inches.
Lymphatic massage is taught to therapists as a general pick-me-up as well as detoxifying treatment.