Dermatologists often recommend fish-oil supplements to treat acne and atopic dermatitis (a type of eczema) and even to help slow down the aging process. The omega-3 fatty acids in the oil take down inflammation, improve the skin's lipid barrier, and actually help extend the lifespan of...

According to Wikipedia, it means "heavy jacket with a hood" and was originally made from seal or caribou, had a fur lining, and continuously coated with fish-oil for optimum water-resistance. Umm, okay – ew. Now, setting historical facts aside, I must confess that lately I have been obsessing...

-I take 5 dietary supplements every day: multivitamin, 2-4 fiber tablets, 2 Tums (calcium supplement w/o additional vitamin D, since vitamin D is fat-soluble and thus taking above the amount supplied via multivitamin is detrimental to your health), 1000 mg vitamin C, and fish oil. Vitamin C...

I also have an Australian friend in Berlin who makes beautiful botanical face oils called Neighbourhood Botanicals. I recently started taking omega 3 fish oil tablets and probiotics, which have really improved my skin. Inner beauty, right?! Day: I'm actually not very good at make up – I...

So why this guy thinks he needs to drink a tablespoon of fish oil (yes!) before he goes to bed is totally beyond me. He explains that he does this to "stay healthy and focused." Wow, I didn't realize that attending fashion parties required that much "focus." Besides, isn't this guy supposed...

Krill Oil is a dietary supplement that is more effective than many similar products like fish oil, for example, and easy to use because is produced in different comfortable for consumer forms. Contrary to other products that can be contra-indicated for allergic persons, the only warning in...

Few of us think about the fish behind fish oil supplements and whether moral or environmental issues apply. Until Dec. 2009 we knew nothing of menhaden, identified recently as "The Most Important Fish in the Sea." Menhaden filter-feed nearly exclusively on algae, the most abundant forage...

 

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