Archive – July 2014

Monkey Business smoothie

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Peter Stringer’s Monkey Business smoothie

This weeks #MagicMonday smoothie recipe is the monkey business smoothie brought to you by Peter Stringer of team proto-col.  Peter is a rugby union player for both Ireland and Bath.

This nutritious and amazingly tasting smoothie is perfect as an after exercise top up!

Benefits of skin supplementation

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Skin supplementation

Appearance from the outside, the real secret comes from within……

We highlighted the importance of diet and how it can affect skin in our blog on 17th July http://www.proto-col.com/blog/2014/07/how-diet-affects-skin/#more-1074 and whilst a well-balanced diet and good nutrition can help keep skin supple, the benefits of  skin supplementation can have significant cosmetic effects.

Love your lips

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They say eyes are the key to your heart but healthy, plump lips can take years off your appearance.

However, unfortunately lips are neglected rarely getting the attention they require but it’s important to remember lips need as much care as our skin. And whilst everyone worries that their skin will show signs of ageing lips can often be the biggest give away – the ageing process can take its toll and fine lines and wrinkles will appear if you don’t give your lips a little extra care during your skincare routine.

Eddie’s word search

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Eddie the Teddy’s word search game

This week Eddie has a problem with his new word search game. He is finding it hard to spot all the words in the jungle.  Can you help Eddie to find all of the hidden words? There are 12 in total.

The Jan Foundation

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How a proto-col ambassdor is helping others

The Jan Foundation is a small local charity which has worked in South West Birmingham for the last 11 years.  Our aim is to support people who are living or have lived with domestic violence or domestic abuse and long to have better lives.

Our fully trained volunteer mentors give long-term one-to-one support and women supported by our mentors have reported that they would have found it much harder to make or sustain the life-changes that they have made without the support they have received.