There are trends in all industries, and health is no exception. People look at what others are doing in the industry and what’s fashionable at the moment. Whether it is a celebrity trend or rave reviews online; there is no denying that we can lean to different types of products at certain moments. Below, we take a look at some of the latest health trends.
Braces are becoming a trend in the fashion industry
Every year, new fashion trends come to the fore! This year, dentistry and style are combining, as braces become an unexpected hit. Discover more.
Are you thinking about getting braces? Perhaps you have been told that you need braces, but you don’t want to get them? Well, the good news is our braces don’t only straighten your teeth for a stunning smile, but they’ve become a bit of a fashion trend as of late. Read on to discover more about the best braces in terms of style.
Different types of braces
In the past, whenever possible, patients would have chosen incognito braces, which are fitted behind your teeth, rather than in front of them. However, this has changed lately, as more and more people are embracing braces, from clear, ceramic braces to demon braces, which are similar to conventional braces, but lighter. You can get demon braces with ceramic brackets, which blend in with the shape of your teeth too. Of course, your dentist will advise on the best type of braces based on your teeth alignment and the results you are aiming for. Nevertheless, there are a number of different options in terms of appearance, so you are bound to find something that appeals to you and you feel comfortable with.
Embracing braces as a fashion trend
The trend for braces has come about for a number of different reasons. Generally, though, it comes down to the fact that we are all taking better care of ourselves today. We all recognize how valuable a beautiful smile is, and so no matter our age, we are taking steps to achieve this. Not only this, but there are more options in terms of brace style, including the extremely popular Invisalign, and design than ever before, meaning you can easily turn this new accessory into a style statement, choosing something that matches your personality and fashion sense. Plus, as adults, we take better care of our braces than we would as a child, and this benefits you both aesthetically when wearing the braces and, indeed, when they come off too. When you combine this with all of the health benefits and improved jaw movement, it’s not hard to see why braces are on-trend.
Celebrities who have had adult braces
There are lots of celebs that have embraced adult braces. If you do a quick search of Niall Horan online, from One Direction, you will see the wonders that braces did for his teeth! Megastar Gwen Stefani also had braces. In fact, she told Harper’s Bazaar that they were the first thing she bought once No Doubt started making money. Well, she has always been ahead of the times when it comes to fashion, hasn’t she? From Cindy Crawford to Miley Cyrus, you’d be shocked by the number of celebrities that have worn braces during adulthood.
So there you have it: who would have thought that braces would be the latest fashion trend? However, as you can see, it is something that more and more people are embracing as a style statement, rather than being an inconvenience or something to be embarrassed about. So, if you need braces, there is certainly no better time to get them.
Using a hot tub to speed up weight loss
There are many different reasons why people buy hot tubs. This includes everything from de-stressing, to pain relief, to sheer relaxation. However, more people are doing so because they can actually help you to lose weight.
Of course, you aren’t going to lose weight if you have a pizza and a can of coke once you’ve got out the hot tub. However, if you combine hot tub sessions with a healthy diet and exercising you will find that you lose weight quicker. This is because there are various features associated with a hot tub that can help you to lose weight. For example, hot tubs can assist with various health conditions that may have been a hindrance to you losing weight, such as multiple sclerosis, arthritis, and diabetes. They can also soothe the joints and muscles, which boosts flexibility and increase your ability to move freely.
Another key benefit is the fact that a hot tub is ideal for relaxing once you have exercises as it can ease soreness and any muscle and joint discomfort. It will help you to recover between and after workouts a lot quicker so that you can be more effective in your workout next time around. Aside from this, hot tubs also relax the mind and the body, which in turn reduces stress and the risks of restlessness and insomnia. Perhaps most importantly of all, a hot tub promotes a healthy body and an alert mind, both of which are pivotal when it comes to losing weight.
Matcha green tea is the latest superfood trend
Health experts all over the world are championing Matcha green tea at the moment. However, it is a long-standing tradition of Japanese culture, and so it’s been around for some time now. Read on to discover some of the reasons why you should buy Matcha tea.
Matcha green tea was discovered by the Chinese Zen Monks way back the Tang Dynasty when they learned to pulverize green tea leaves. During those times, monks would powder green tea before drying it into bricks. These monks did this to be able to transport and drink easily, for they could just break off a portion of the tea brick, and then mix it with hot water. But, in recent years, the traditional drinking of the powdered green teas in China is becoming less popular.
It is not similar in Japan whereby it is still a practiced tradition. One Japanese monk, named Eisai Myoan, brought such tradition to Japan during the 1100s, and then the Japanese tea ceremony known as ‘chanoyu’ was practiced. This tea ceremony is intended to demonstrate respect by showing good etiquette as well as grace. When you visit Japan now, you can notice that this drink is very sophisticated. But, during the old times, only the Samurai warriors as well as people in royalty were served with Matcha tea because it was expensive and it takes a lot of time to produce it.
A lot of people drink green tea when they are trying to lose weight, and there is no better green tea for the job than Matcha. Studies have revealed that Matcha green tea enhances metabolism and helps the body to burn fat at a rate that is approximately four times quicker than average. Of course, there are many products on the market to help you lose weight. However, with Matcha you can be sure that there will be no horrible side effects, such as high blood pressure and increased heart rate. This is because the ingredients are natural.
It is also believed that Matcha can promote better concentration and improve memory levels, and this is because dopamine and serotonin are produced as a result of the presence of L-Theanine. It is also believed that Matcha provides a great way of unwinding. In fact, for many years, Japanese Zen Buddhist monks have used Matcha to meditate and relax. Finally, not only is Matcha tea beneficial in terms of boosting your mood and health, but it tastes great too. The same cannot be said for a lot of the health products that are out there today.