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by Kim Patterson
What’s the one thing you can get pretty much any kid to eat at any time? That’s right – candy! Little Colds Honey Pops are lollipops made with pure honey to soothe sore throats naturally.
by Myra Per-Lee
Under the heading 'Be careful what you wish for,' the inventor of the take-a-walk-on-wheels motorized Segway, Dean Kamen, has applied for a patent for a pump that removes a portion of the food you've just eaten from your stomach. Partners in this patent are members of a company called Aspire Bariatrics. Here's a brief description of how the stomach sucker works....
by John P. Barker
The concept of the smokeless ashtray has been around for at least 30 years. Have the past three decades shown any design improvements? And more importantly--do they work?
by T Goodman
.... For many who are obese, health problems may keep them from achieving their goals through diet and exercise regimens. But new excercise research shows that 'shaking' may improve the immune systems of obese individuals until they can undertake more strenuous exercise.
First there was Japanese hair straightening; it was all the rage until it wasn’t. Then came the Brazilian keratin treatments promising to turn your curly hair into sleek, shiny straight strands of goodness. And now with the economy in dire straights everyone is tightening their belts and trying to be more budget conscious. I searched for some at-home remedies for curly or frizzy hair that would provide similar results for a fraction of the cost. J F Lazartigue has come to the rescue with a line of straightening products consisting of shampoo, conditioner and a gel.
Cleaning Systems, comes a new product called Clarisonic Opal Sonic Infusion System. The Clarisonic Opal Sonic Infusion System is designed to reduce fine lines and wrinkles especially around the eye area. This egg shaped beauty product is small and easy to travel with and comes with its own travel case.
Le Métier de Beauté Precision Liquid Liner has solved the difficult application process by studying the famous German pen maker Mont Blanc’s writing instruments. The Precision Liquid Liner is precisely that – pure precision. The pen has a unique soft quill-tipped applicator which looks very similar to a fine point felt tip pen.
When I was told to try GlamGlow Tingling & Exfoliating Mud Mask, honestly my first thought was "Mon dieu! Another mud mask! There’s nothing exciting or sexy about mud… or is there?" This luxurious black box outlined in silver looks like something secretive that only the cognoscenti would use. Upon opening the box you’ll notice one side flap says “Hello” and the other side flap says “Sexy.” Well, hello yourself!
by Steve Levenstein
Following up on our previous look at The Top 10 Weirdest and Funniest Japanese Condoms, these 10 amusingly odd male contraceptive packages illustrate Japan's undeclared intent to make laughs, not babies.
by Steve Levenstein
You may not be a living dolls but at least now you can look like one. A new type of patterned stocking makes the wearer's knee joints look like ball joints – the type found in some popular Japanese anime figurines.