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  • Add seaweed to your diet
    Add seaweed to your diet
    Most Americans can identify seaweed as the green stuff wrapped around a sushi roll. Believe it or not you can eat seaweed straight out of a bag. They sell seaweed paper at every Asian grocery store and some regular grocery stores on the...
  • Shizen spas in Toronto launch PHYTOMER
    How does seawater and seaweed benefit the body?
    Algae, seawater and marine plants may not be the first things that come to mind when thinking of aesthetics and wellbeing but perhaps they should be. The ocean offers surprising benefits when it comes to our bodies. Anyone interested in...
  • Labor Day
    Marine supplement manufacturer launches an extended Labor Day Sale
    Nutrilys Del Mar, a leading marine supplement manufacturer based in San Diego, is celebrating its 2nd Annual Labor Day Sale. This year, they’re offering savings for an extended weekend.This special sale kicks-off on August 29 and ends on...
  • Seaweed
    'Kelp' yourself to some seaweed in your beauty products
    Having fun at the beach this summer? Did you know that you've been romping around with an algae that is actually good for your skin? Not sure what I'm referring to? Well, it's seaweed!Seaweed contians Algal polyphenols and Carotenoids...
  • Seaweed your body iron strong and calcium rich
    Seaweed your body iron strong and calcium rich
    Seaweed is a variety of vitamins and minerals for peak exercise performance, it’s naturally low in calories and, fat free and high in fiber. Seaweed has 26 times the calcium of milk. Seaweed found in Japanese markets needs no cooking and you...
  • The algae is a result of an increased amount of phosphorous in the water.
    Green algae and brave beach-goers take over Chinese coast
    Qingdao is truly earning its name this year. The Chinese city’s name means “green island” and on July 5, LA Times is reporting that just off the coast is a mass of green algae that is now twice the size of Los Angeles County.The...
  • Is seaweed the all-natural weight-loss cure?
    Is seaweed the all-natural weight-loss cure?
    According to scientists at Newcastle University in the United Kingdom, alginate, a natural fiber in sea kelp reduces fat intake by more than 75%.Newcastle scientists found that alginate blocks the body from absorbing fat far more effectively than...
  • Ocean Harvest Sea Vegetable Company
    Ocean Harvest Sea Vegetable Company
    San Francisco world travelers heading for the Mendocino Coast should be sure to check out theOcean Harvest Sea Vegetable Company.The world’s first foods, “seaweed or sea vegetables” are high in trace minerals, as well as iron,...
  • Seaweeds of slimming and cellulite reduction
    Seaweeds of slimming and cellulite reduction
    Just because it’s no longer summer doesn’t mean you do not want to keep your body in fantabluous shape. Fall and winter mean bulky clothes that can hide your shape from the world but not from you and there are ways to get your youthful...
  • Seaweed rain
    Seaweed rains down on English village
    Seaweed appears to have rained down on Gloucestershire, UK, as villagers awoke to a strange smell, and an even stranger sight on their lawns. Chunks of the slimy seaweed were scattered all over the countryside as if it was dropped out of midair -...
  • Harness the power
    Under the sea
    It’s no wonderthe little mermaidhas lustrous hair, radiant skin and asvelte physique. The healing powers of the sea can transform your body, inside and out. Sea plants are thought to be the oldest living organisms on the planet. Not only is...
  • Natural Grey Sea Salt
    Why that salty snack is good for you
    Sodium has joined the ranks of calories and fat in the most avoided items on the ingredients label. While processed foods have led to a well-reasoned caution when it comes to excess salt, this natural food can do wonders for your health and well...
  • The fucoidan ingredient extract from wild wakame seaweed does wonders for the body
    The best wild seaweed supplement
    For centuries, research has shown how some Asian cultures including Japan have incorporated seaweed into their daily diets. The results are remarkable when it comes to longevity, medicinal and anti-aging properties.Westerners don’t regularly...
  • Entangled in Earth Day: Texas Adopt-A-Beach Program
    Entangled in Earth Day: Texas Adopt-A-Beach Program
    Feeling a little too close to the earth lately? If you were out in Galveston’s surf this past week, chances are that you and the seaweed became quickly entangled. Surfer after surfer came out of the water with a seaweed-like orb attached to...
  • The Seaweed Bath Company's seaweed bath powders
    Have dry, flaking skin? Seaweed can help
    It's winter, so of course flaky, dry skin is a problem for many of us. But it's even more of a problem for those with psoriasis or eczema, two chronic skin conditions. For help treating flaky, scaling, or extremely dry skin, turn to...