Sons Men’s DHT Blocking Shampoo : Product Review

Gifted


The Shampoo

Our shampoo is formulated with saw palmetto which can help reduce levels of DHT in the scalp (a hormone that can cause hair loss) and it also contains argan oil, iron and vitamin B3.

During hair loss, DHT (dihydrotestosterone) is an androgen hormone that binds to the hair follicles leading to hair shrinkage and loss.  During this process DHT reduces the growth phase of hair which makes the follicles become finer, shorter and eventually in severe/late stage hair loss there the follicles do not exit the growth phase. Our shampoo similar to Finasteride works by blocking DHT and preventing hair loss.

The guys at Sons sent me an email asking me if I would like to try their product, I said as its always fun to try new things.

The shampoo arrived and it was time to try it out.

I have to state I am mid 30’s and happy to say I don’t currently have any hair loss but as you see from the above quote it helps prevent the hair-loss.

I decided every morning for a week use this shampoo before doing the review, as thats only fair as I like to try something first and give honest reviews.

Some shampoos I have used in the past left my hair feeling dead after using them, but all week my hair felt great and smelled great to.

I didnt notice any stinging in my eyes so thats a win, and no irritation to my skin on my head of forehead so another win for me as I have sensitive skin.

Purchase Here : https://sons.co.uk/products/shampoo

Product Overall :

Note : Just because this was gifted, that has not influenced my thoughts in any way. The above is a 100% honest review of the product.

As I mentioned I don’t have hair loss…yet but this is also a preventative shampoo so thats why I agreed to try the product.

I have used this for about one week, and my hair feels great and also has a nice smell to it.

A big thanks to sons for sending me this product, and I have no issues recommending this to use or if you are starting to experience some hair loss.

I will continue to use the bottle Son’s sent me 🙂

Purchase Here : https://sons.co.uk/products/shampoo

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Calm Drinks – Calm CBD Infused Coffee : Review

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“We specialise in Coffee and Chocolate drinks infused with CBD, helping you UPLIFT your energy…FOCUS your mind and RELAX. Life these days is too busy, too many distractions and too many devices…take a little respite, have one of our drinks and reset your natural balance. Our Calm Coffee brand is 100% vegan using only natural ingredients and flavourings, our coffee is fair trade certified and we use UK sourced lipsomal CBD for infusion.”

The coffee…

The guys over at Calm sent me a wee email asking if I would like to try some of their CBD infused coffee, I have never had anything infused with CBD (Cannabidiol) so I said yes please as its always fun to try something new.

The Gift

The guys sent me the following :

  • 2 x CBD Infused Cold Brew Coffee (Americano)
  • 2 x CBD Infused Cold Brew Coffee (Oat Milk Caffe Latte)
  • 1 x CBD Ground Coffee

This was loads 🙂 and now it was time to try them.

CBD-Infused Cold Brew Coffee

I decided to start with one of the Cold Brew Coffee’s and take it to work, and try it at my lunch break.

As I said before I have never tried any CBD infused anything, so this would be interesting.

I opened the can, and took a smell wow very nice a strong coffee smell and then I took a sip…

This was very nice, it tasted just like a nice cool refreshing Americano but obviously had the extra CBD benefits. I like a good strong coffee, so this was perfect for me and I enjoyed for the rest of the day.

The next day I took the Latte in to work, and chilled it for lunch.

This again was very nice to, and had a really nice flavour. For me the Americano was better, but I tend to drink my coffee’s black.

Overall I really liked these and they were perfect for on the go, or like me at work.

View Product : https://www.calmdrinks.co.uk/products/latte-americano-cbd-cold-brew-coffee

The Ground Coffee :

As you can see from the photo the front of the bag has little holes, just smelling that area wow the coffee was so so nice and I couldn’t wait to make myself a cup…or two.

I popped open the bag and BANG the smell of this coffee hit me and was amazing! I could see from the bag this was Brazilian coffee, so now I know what it was.

Now for the taste…

So as I said from above I like my coffee black, plus since I was testing this I had to have it as is for a proper review so it was a win win for me.

Again the smell was the first thing to hit me, then the taste and wow I have to say this was a REALLY good coffee I loved its flavour…..I actually had 3 cups that’s how good it was.

View Product : https://www.calmdrinks.co.uk/collections/shop/products/premium-blended-ground-cbd-coffee-250g

Overall :

Note : Just because this was gifted, that has not influenced my thoughts in any way. The above is a 100% honest review of the product.

I don’t know what CBD tastes like, but I do know how coffee tastes and this was good coffee. I couldn’t say if I tasted anything different, but for me it was a really nice tasting coffee in all products.

For me the winners were the Americano and the Ground Coffee, and I have been having a cup or two of the Calm Ground Coffee in the morning before going to work.

I would like to say a BIG thank you to Calm Drinks, for sending me the coffee and giving me my first experience of CBD infused coffee.

I have no issues recommending this to you so please do check them out here : www.calmdrinks.co.uk and let me know what you think if you get some coffee.


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Popcorn Shed : Gourmet Popcorn Review

W: www.popcornshed.com


Say goodbye to boring, tasteless popcorns.  Our gourmet popcorn tastes better than the competition, is beautifully branded and our pack formats are both unique and eye-catching.

Popcorn Shed is the UK’s first super-premium gourmet popcorn brand.  We incorporate TEXTURE into our popcorn through chunks of nuts, chocolate and dried fruit, in order to maximise the taste of our popcorn and enhance ‘mouth feel’.  Our popcorn is the first UK popcorn brand to be packaged in beautiful popcorn ‘shed’ cartons, each with its own unique personality and theme.  Our shed cartons make fantastic use of colour and have great shelf presence.


The guys over at Popcorn Shed got in touch with me, and asked if I would like to try their product.

I have tried some popcorn products before, but never from Popcorn Shed so I accepted and waited with excitement to try them.

Let the popping begin…

The box was delivered to my work place, and I had to open it right away. WOW!!

Wow thanks guys I really didn’t expect so many 🙂

Ohhh look at the flavours! these sounded so appealing to my mega sweet tooth.

Eating time…

To be honest I really didn’t know what one to start with, so I just grabbed the first bag and started munching 🙂

First pop

This was very good, the salt flavour was very good not over powering just right and super addictive….and was finished very fast.

I could easily see myself snacking on this 🙂

Sea Salted : https://popcornshed.com/products/minipop-sea-salt

Flavour : 5

on to the next

2nd pop

I am not a Salt & Vinegar crisps or anything sweet person but I thought lets have this one next.

For me this was actually ok, the vinegar taste wasn’t as strong as I expected so it was a good balance for me.

Salt & Vinegar : https://popcornshed.com/products/minipop-salt-vinegar

Flavour : 4

I was instantly intrigued by the “Sweet” so i pop’d it open and started munching.

Ohhh this was my favourite so far, it was the perfect balance of sweet and salty for me and anyone. I was very disapointed when this bag was finished, as I could have easily had another.

Sweet & Salty : https://popcornshed.com/products/minipop-sweet-salty

Flavour : 5

While typing this blog I pop’d the Toffee one open, and started munching and typing.

To tell you the truth I was doing more munching, than blogging and again this was a very nice one and could have easily had another bag.

With some toffee products you get a fake toffee taste from them, or they are overpowering to try and make up for being fake toffee. This for me was very good, a nice taste and not fake and again so mmmm

Toffee : https://popcornshed.com/products/minipop-toffee

Flavour : 5

As soon as I opened this bag the smell of truffle hit me! wow this smelled so good, now it was time to dig in.

This was nice, and I enjoyed it but for me personally I found the truffle taste to linger on throughout the day.

White Truffle : https://popcornshed.com/products/minipop-white-truffle

FLAVOUR : 4

Overall

Firstly a BIG thank you to Popcorn Shed for sending me their popcorn to try, I had a fun time munching them all.

Remember the review you just read was 100% honest and not influenced in any way just because I was sent a product to review.

For me I enjoyed all the popcorn I tried, but my least fav was the White Truffle and my favs were the Toffee and the Sweet & Salty.

I have tried some other popcorn brands in the past, and recently and to be honest I found these flavours were more my style due to these being more sweet….these just tickled my taste buds more.

I loved the bright stand out packaging, and the really good and tasty flavours.

As I always say, this review is to my taste so please do try these and others…but if you have a sweet tooth you will really like these.

W: www.popcornshed.com

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