Clarity of communication = clarity of skin
This is an unusual post but one I hope will help.
I just responded to a post by an old friend, Dr James Muecke who happened to be Australian of the year in 2020 for his work fighting sugar.
Look at how well he simplified and shared the message ….
Great (cheeky?) use of humour – Zits away …?
Demonstrates credibility – This recent systematic review concludes that “high glycemic index, increased glycemic load, and carbohydrate intake have a modest yet significant proacnegenic effect.”
Simple and visual summary – In other words, sugar => pimples
Clear takeaway that had me thinking about the young people in my own family – This might just motivate your kids to reduce their sugar intake …
Although I would have reordered these points for greater impact, I was thoroughly impressed by the simplicity and the timing (given many of us are about to binge on chocolate during Easter!).
I hope that helps.
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