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1-32. SOS Signals（日本語）
The minerals, the essential nutrients for our life support, plays an important role in regulating our body’s condition.
Among minerals, potassium, which is an essential nutrient for the skin, is the most basic source of energy that generates potential differences in cells.
Potassium is difficult to consume but easily lost through sweat.
Minerals are not produced in the body, so we need to make a conscious effort to take them in on a regular basis.
Potassium is included in the ingredients of a typical Japanese menu like,
Kombu, Wakame, Hijiki, and Kiriboshi-daikon radish, etc.
Unfortunately, some of the 20 most popular menu on the internet don’t have these items made with these ingredients….
After all, we, modern people, are prone to chronic potassium deficiency.
A lack of ions can lead to be in sleep mode, which is drowsiness and fatigue.
If the ion deficiency persists for a long period of time, the sleep mode cannot compensate for it and life systems are at stake.
And the SOS signals from life systems appear as skin problems.
Herpes, acne, pimples, rashes and mouth ulcers.
This is our body’s message to us to recharge.
The method of recharging is, “Mineral Supply”.
There are two ways to supply minerals, one from the inside and one from the outside.
As for the inside supply through oral intake, it’s an easy way to get potassium.
The “Potassium Process Silicon” is very convenient.
It is popular because of the ease of mixing it in your favorite drink several times a day.
As for the outside supply through transdermal, mineral ions are easy to penetrate through the skin, so it’s very fast.
Not long ago, mud packs were popular.
And also “M Balance Lotion”, Natural hot spring water, is purified with no adjustment.
Luxury, easy and excellent way to get mineral ions.
At the same time, it also helps in providing a concentrated potassium intake.
Just spray your face with the misted water, you will immediately feel your skin stabilize and feel the minerals that are often lacking go into your skin.
The ultimate maintenance lotion which has the optimal mineral balance for the skin gives tired skin a break and revives your vitality.
Easy to take from inside and outside both,..
Daily Mineral Supplementation.
All age groups of women are below the target potassium intake of 2,600 mg/day.
(Results of the 2015 National Health and Nutrition Survey and Dietary Reference Intakes for Japanese, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare)