A Hot Little Number

Christensen, Cathy
September 2008
Skin, Inc.;Sep2008, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p50
The article cites the use of red pepper as an anti-aging ingredient. Red pepper contains alpha tocopheral vitamin E which serves as antioxidant and Lycopene, known to prevent prostate cancer. Red hot peppers have anti-inflammatory effects which help relieve headaches, arthritis and sinus pain, hence these are used in spas such as The Deep Tissue Massage at Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa in Lake Placid, New York, Oleaslim & Black Moor Mud Sculpture Wrap at Skinsations Spa in Sacramento, California and Pantages Spa in Toronto, Ontario.


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