Archive for July, 2014

What is Collagen and What Does it Do?

Written by Reference Video on July 31st, 2014. Posted in Collagen for baby booers, Collagen skincare products, Swiss collagen body cream

Collagen benefits on skin

Collagen is one of those ingredients in tons of skincare products that’s always promoted on the label in the biggest letters possible, but no one really knows what it is, or what it does. So what exactly is collagen, and why is it so important for your skin?

Collagen is a fibrous protein naturally found in the body — in everything from your fingernails to your hair. Most importantly, it allows for elasticity and thickness in the skin. Natural collagen is found in nature, too, and is one of the most abundant natural proteins around.

So why do people take more collagen if the body naturally produces it? Well, even though the body needs collagen, production of the protein can decrease starting in your early- to mid-20s. Most women find that collagen production signi

Montessori vs Public School What’s Best For Your Child?

Written by Reference Video on July 17th, 2014. Posted in Advantages of private schools, Elementary school financial aid, Private versus public schools

Private elementary schools

Every parent wants the best for their child, but when it comes time to enroll their young child in school, parents are often unsure what the best option is. While traditional public schools are the option most people are familiar with, there are also private and Montessori schools to consider as well. But who wins the debate of private versus public schools?

The Montessori philosophy of education was developed by pediatrician and psychiatrist Dr. Maria Montessori in Italy back in 1897. Dr. Montessori opened her first school, a daycare center, in a low-income neighborhood in Rome. The first Montessori school opened in the United States in 1911, but there are now over 8,000 Montessori private elementary schools around the country.

Montessori schools take a bit of a different approach to educ