Prebiotics Show Promise In Treating Acne

A new study by a research team in Glasgow is looking promising for a completely new type of acne treatment.  The team is studying the effects of prebiotics on acne bacteria.

Pocket Electric Toothbrush From Panasonic Gives Smiles Sonic Style

Panasonic's EW-DS11 pocket sonic toothbrush is a small wonder. Perfect for toothy touch-ups away from home, the brush is designed to be both small and stylish.

The Demy Kitchen Safe Touchscreen Recipe Reader Saves Your Laptop

With all the splashing, grease splatters and kids running by, laptops may not last long if they are regularly brought to the kitchen for reference.  The Demy Kitchen Safe Touchscreen Recipe Reader was made for just such a purpose.  With the ability to hold 2500 recipes on a 5x7 device that is splash resistant and easy wiped down, this gadget is a much better kitchen choice than a laptop.

Wearable Social Networks or How To Dress For Access

'Facebook Fashion' of sorts has been introduced by Electrifoxy.com, a company that has actually hot-wired garments to 'poke' a friend, 'accept' a friend's request and receive notification alerts all from the comfort of the clothes on your back. In the development genre of 'gesture' technology, Seattle designer Jennifer Darmour gives a whole new meaning to 'good vibrations.'

Alcohol Consumption Can Lead To Breast Disease For Female Teens Who Drink

Frequent consumption of alcohol by teenage girls has been found to increase their risk of benign breast disease (BBD) more than five times that of their peers who don't drink or drink less than once a week.  The new study, published in this week's Pediatrics journal, indicates there may also be a further risk.

The JetBib Helps Give Baby Food A Smooth Landing

Feeding a baby is a messy job, but somebody has to do it.  Rather than wear a wetsuit next time you are feeding your little one you may want to try the JetBib Feeding System. 

The Chilipad Maintains Your Perfect Temperature All Night

The ChiliPad is here to save you from annoyingly restless sleeps.  This innovative mattress topper can be set to the temperature you like to sleep at and it will regulate the temperature under the covers all night.  It even comes in a dual zone model so that you and your partner can each set your own ideal sleep temperature. 

Do All Women Fear Being Fat? Check Their Brain Scans

A Bringham Young University (BYU) neuroscientist, a psychology professor, and a grad student were probably quite surprised at the completion of their research.  What they found was not exactly what they expected....

Protect Yourself With A Funky, Fashionable Flu Mask... Achoo!

No babe worth her buns is going to wear a regular old industrial or surgical face mask to avoid getting the flu.  While those may perform better than the fashion flu masks, they really mark you as an old fuddy duddy.   Here are some really cool flu masks for fancy and funky occasions, and we even found some that are FDA approved!


Give Your Face A Workout With The FaceTrainer

The FaceTrainer is an interesting anti-aging product that promises to reduce sagging and wrinkles and improve skin tone and color.  Very much the way that one would train other parts of the body at the gym, the Face Trainer is supposed to be used as a work-out device.

The Solafeet Eliminates Unsightly Shoe Tans

The Solafeet foot tanner is made to take care of those pasty tootsies so that you can wear your sandals and strappy heels without fear of ridicule.  Its design allows users to tan all areas of the feet including the ankles, sides and back.

The Bebe Bottle Sling Gives Parents A Free Hand

The Bebe Bottle Sling is a baby bottle holder that attaches to the handle of any infant car seat.  The sling reportedly holds the bottle at the proper angle for feeding and makes it easy for the baby to get the bottle nipple back in his/her mouth when it falls out.

Brazilian Peel Your Way To Glowing Skin

The Brazilian Peel is a facial peel treatment meant for use at home, but with nearly the same benefits of professional peels.  If you have used the regular peels that you can buy in most stores and are thinking that this one will probably be similar, you may be in for a surprise.

Drieyes Takes the Sting Out of Bathtime Hair Washing

An Australian company has come up with a handy little gadget called Drieyes.  The device is basically a visor that creates a seal around the child’s head while he/she is pressing gently on the handles.  It is meant to shield both the eyes and ears from water and hair products as the hair is rinsed.  

Beta Blockers Cut Risk Of Cancer-Related Deaths

They are "first results," but they are promising. You've seen these words before, but heck, every discovery starts small....