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  • Foods that have anti-inflammatory properties
    Monday, 5 December 2016

    Foods that have anti-inflammatory properties There are several things we can do to feel better about ourselves, to live a more harmonious life, such as physical exercise, breathing fresh air, having a healthy and diversified diet, being surrounded by loved ones, etc. Unfortunately, physical pain can also be part of our lives. Nature is fascinating and can bring us a part of the solution to… Read More

  • Rheumatism / Arthritis / Osteoarthritis
    Tuesday, 29 November 2016

    Rheumatism / Arthritis / Osteoarthritis The ailments associated with sore joints, inflammation and bone deterioration such as arthritis, rheumatism and osteoarthritis may be common in our entourage. They do not only affect the elderly or sedentary. Here are some definitions to better understand the differences between them.   RHEUMATISM: a general name which groups together very varied acute or chronic disorders which affect the joints and… Read More

  • Foot Care Tips
    Wednesday, 26 October 2016

        Do you suffer from pain to the heels and foot cramps? Here are some simple ways to provide sweet relief.       Easy Foot Massage Spray Novarnica Foot pain reliever or apply a layer of Novarnica moisturizing foot relief cream (depending if you prefer a spray or a non-greasy cream) on your foot. Slowly massage the sole of one foot with both… Read More

  • Eucalyptus oil
    Tuesday, 13 September 2016

    Eucalyptus oil is another ingredient used in the Novarnica products. Here is a little preview. Eucalyptus is a tree in the myrtle family (Myrtaceae). Members of the genus dominate the tree flora of Australia. There are more than 700 species of eucalyptus and most are native to Australia, and a very small number are found in adjacent areas of New Guinea and Indonesia. One species, Eucalyptus deglupta,… Read More

  • Camphor
    Thursday, 1 September 2016

    CAMPHOR. You will find camphor in all Novanica products. Here are some reasons why we use the oil from this plant. Camphor oil is made by distilling the leaves, roots or stems of the Cinnamomum camphora tree. Camphor oil can also be synthetically produced from oil of turpentine. The camphor laurel (Cinnamomum camphora) tree is a large evergreen tree found in Asia (particularly in Sumatra, Indonesia and… Read More

  • A short story of my Mont-Tremblant Ironman
    Wednesday, 31 August 2016

    Marie-Eve Lamontagne : A short story of my Mont-Tremblant Ironman In our participant’s meeting, the organizers told us that when we would cross the finish line, we would not be the same anymore. It was true in a sense. The feeling of achievement and pride fulfilled me. I then realized that to accomplish an Ironman, is not only the day of the race itself, but… Read More

  • Arnica Montana
    Tuesday, 21 June 2016

    Why is Novarnica so effective? The secret is in nature. Did you know that this beautiful flower, ARNICA, has extraordinary properties? The Arnica Montana has been used for medicinal purposes since the 1500's and is still popular today. Applied to the skin as a cream, ointment, liniment or tincture, Arnica is used to relieve muscle pain, reduce inflammation and heal some wounds. It is commonly… Read More