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Acupressure Ear Seeds on Dragons Den

When Giselle Boxer appeared on Dragons Den earlier in 2024 I doubt she could have anticipated 6 offers in the Den and wrapping up a deal with Stephen Bartlett. What an amazing achievement, Giselle is the founder of "Acu Seeds" - Acupressure Ear Seeds. Needle free Acupuncture, ear seeds are a form of auriculotherapy, rooted in Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Benefits of Phytochemicals

Natural phytochemicals are responsible for the colour, taste and aroma of healthy plants. Over these appealing attributes, robust evidence has revealed several mechanisms of how they protect us from environmental and ingested toxins. Why are they are so important for health, common food sources and tips to boost their intake.


Right at the very heart of 'Somebody Told Me' is the award winning and incredible brand Tropic Skincare.
Tropic Skincare sustainably source the most nutritious ingredients. Their formulas are clinically tested and shown to have impressive results. The core skincare range is COSMOS certified organic and you'll find no toxic chemicals or artificial preservatives in their products -  amazing!

How we met Prof Robert Thomas

I first came across Professor Thomas (see our Experts) during one of the covid lockdowns. My father runs a local charity support group and the Professor kindly agreed to do a talk to the group via Zoom. The next day, having heard rave reviews from everyone who attended., I watched the talk via the recorded temp link. WOW ..

Phytochemicals and Gut Health

It’s really important to look after the trillions of healthy bacteria in our gut. If we take them for granted they will be replaced by pro-inflammatory “bad” bacteria which damage the lining of the gut, lower immunity and allow toxins to leak into our bodies and nutrients to leak out.

Phytochemicals and Cancer

The phytochemical compounds found in plants are responsible for their colour, taste, and aroma of many foods. Emerging evidence suggests that they protect us from environmental and ingested carcinogens by arming antioxidant enzymes, enhancing DNA repair pathways, reducing chronic inflammation, and directly affecting the biological processes that underlie the fundamental hallmarks of cancer progression and metastasis.

Why the name Somebody Told Me

What's it all about? How often do we tell friends, family, loved ones about a great product that we've encountered. We want to share that information and let them experience the feelings we have about it. Sharing is not just a casual like on social media, a flick of the thumb ...