Have a Cow - Hawaii Business

Have a Cow - Hawaii Business

There are 17 comments on the Honolulu Star-Bulletin story from Oct 25, 2009, titled Have a Cow - Hawaii Business. In it, Honolulu Star-Bulletin reports that:

MOOve over Botox and microdermabrasion, a new beauty procedure using bovine stem cells has made its way to Honolulu.

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Local fisherman

Waipahu, HI

#1 Oct 25, 2009
Oh no. People are going to buy this?

Topically applied stem cells from an entirely different species is supposed to rejuvenate human skin?

This isn't therapy. It's comic book pseudo-science!
alice

Hanalei, HI

#2 Oct 25, 2009
Lot of cows pretend to be local pols hon
Ben

Newport Beach, CA

#3 Oct 25, 2009
I'm embarrassed that an article like this would even be published.

Cow stem cells? Applied topically?'I can feel my skin strengthening'? Cows from the French alps (ooh, how exotic!)?

Ridiculous. Aren't you guys supposed to be a news service?

Don't waste your money folks. If you want to look younger, the support genuine anti aging science of organisations like Sirtrus Pharma and the SENS Foundation. This stuff is pure snake oil.

Since: Oct 08

Location hidden

#4 Oct 25, 2009
Maybe this newspaper should also do a story on how UNREGULATED the cosmetic industry is in whole. We can literally put all kinds of crap on our faces and the FDA won't do a thing.

Since: Oct 09

Reynoldsburg, OH

#5 Oct 25, 2009
Why would anyone want to play with cow stems anyway! Sick Units!
PaulP

Waipahu, HI

#6 Oct 25, 2009
kamuela wrote:
Maybe this newspaper should also do a story on how UNREGULATED the cosmetic industry is in whole. We can literally put all kinds of crap on our faces and the FDA won't do a thing.
That would never happen since it might cause the loss of advertising revenue.
alice

Hanalei, HI

#7 Oct 25, 2009
many newspapers are closing
Stephanie

Pepperell, MA

#8 Oct 25, 2009
Re:"AND THE COWS DIDN'T DIE OR ANYTHING"

Collection of Bovine Blood (for stem cell serum)

There are three main methods curently in use:

-Jugular cut
-Umbilical Cut
-Direct Cardiac Puncture

A visual:

http://aimalrights.change.org/blog/view/pregn...

A long as you look cute,nothing else realy matters.
Stephanie

Pepperell, MA

#9 Oct 25, 2009
search: Change.org
click on: Animal Rights
type in :pregnancy at slaughter
Watch.
DADDY LAU

AOL

#10 Oct 25, 2009
Where's Lani Moo????????
Bolo

Haiku, HI

#11 Oct 26, 2009
Hate to say this, but it's a scam to take advantage of desperate women looking to reverse what time has done to them.

Anyone with a bit of commonsense knows that applying stem cells topically isn't going to do much good.

Besides, I'll bet that whatever solutions they're using only contains a minute amount of stem cells (if there is even any at all) and that the rest of the solution is made out of collagen and elastin that'll give them that young skin feeling.

Having said that, what bothers me more is that The Star Bulletin is even printing this stuff.

Is The Star Bulletin a tabloid now?

Are we that dumb?
enufalready

Wailuku, HI

#12 Oct 26, 2009
One look at the lady in the photo and you can be sure this will make cows look better. What a crock ... another place for the decadent rich to throw away money that should be there for the old, the indigent, the homeless, and kids.

Since: Apr 08

Los Angeles

#13 Oct 26, 2009
"Clinical studies of the DNA CryoStem treatment reveal that 71 percent of old skin cells are reprogrammed with the biologically flawless DNA from the organically raised cows who live in the South of France at the base of the Alps, Rapoza said."

Wow, they don't even bother to try to come up with a convincing lie. If you want to throw all that money away, why don't you just send it to me? I'll tell you that you're beautiful.:-)
Wayne

Waipahu, HI

#14 Oct 26, 2009
She should just lose a few or 25 pounds instead.
must be nice

Lihue, HI

#15 Oct 26, 2009
..to get free advertising on crackpot beauty treatments by sending in a press release to the SB!

Wake up, people! Stem stells from cows on your FACE? How about accepting the universal fact that we all age, and accepting that you are still beautiful no matter what Helen and everyone else want you to think??

Sad, the state of journalism today...
alice is my lover

Oviedo, FL

#16 Oct 26, 2009
Lose some weight and you will look younger, too!
looks

Wahiawa, HI

#17 Oct 26, 2009
looks are the most important thing to a woman...

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