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Galderma Laboratories, L.P., and Quick Bytes with Ralph Pagano & Riceland Foods take center stage on September 18th on Lifetime®

(POMPANO BEACH, Fla. – PR LOG- September 16, 2015) Award-winning morning show The Balancing Act® will feature a “Be the Change” segment on how corporate America is empowering people to build better lives;  what women need to know about the common skin condition rosacea; and  easy healthy rice recipes in a “Quick Bytes with Ralph Pagano” segment on Friday, September 18 at 7:30 a.m. (ET/PT) on Lifetime®.  Tune in as The Balancing Act hosts help jump start the day with lively conversations and trusted information to empower a woman’s life.

Don’t miss these featured segments taking center stage on The Balancing Act:

  • Empowering People to Build Better Lives – with MetLife Foundation and Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)

“Providing quality, affordable financial tools and know-how for those in need” is the objective behind MetLife Foundation’s on-going efforts in communities across the world.  Working in collaboration with the Local Initiatives Support Corporation or LISC, the two have partnered to help struggling men and women pursue their goals, such as finding a better job, building credit and sticking to a budget. LISC’s Financial Opportunity Centers, funded by MetLife Foundation, help working individuals, especially working mothers nationwide. Join MetLife Foundation’s April Hawkins, and LISC’s Sueng Kim as they sit down with Jennifer Castañón, a woman who is living proof that companies in partnership with their nonprofit partners are helping those less fortunate…those who simply need the tools and management necessary to find greater success and fulfillment. TV Host Julie Moran leads the charge in this engaging “Be the Change” segment. For additional resources, please go to 

  • Rosacea – The Truth and Treatments That Will Help

Rosacea is a chronic, inflammatory facial skin condition affecting 1 in 20 Americans. With symptoms including persistent facial redness, bumps and pimples, rosacea is often mistaken for acne.  Join board-certified dermatologist and Galderma consultant Dr. Dimitry Palceski as he discusses symptoms, common factors that can trigger rosacea and prescription medications that can treat the symptoms of this chronic but manageable condition. Viewers will also learn the results of a global image perception survey, showing the many ways in which rosacea takes a deep emotional toll on sufferers.

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About Galderma

Dating back to 1961, Galderma is now present in 80 countries with an extensive product portfolio to treat a range of dermatological conditions. The company partners with health care professionals around the world to meet the skin health needs of people throughout their lifetime. Galderma is a leader in research and development of scientifically-defined and medically-proven solutions for the skin, hair and nails.

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  • QuickBytes with Ralph Pagano and Riceland Foods

September is National Rice Month, so what better time to discuss the very versatile and healthy grain – RICE!   Join Chef Ralph Pagano in the kitchen, as he prepares some quick and easy recipes using rice from Riceland Foods. Riceland is family farmer owned, which means the people who grow the rice are also the owners of the company.  Viewers will learn that there are various types of rice, and that some work better than others for specific recipes.  Riceland’s website offers informationon everything you need to know about rice—including the various types– how to buy it and store it.   Plus– you can also meet some of the dedicated family farmers who grow it.  Learn all about Riceland Foods at

About The Balancing Act®

Entering its 8th season, The Balancing Act continues to empower women in all aspects of their lives. The mission at The Balancing Act is simple – to help today’s modern woman balance it all by bringing them positive solutions to enrich and empower them. Entertaining, educational and trusted by women, viewers can tune in to America’s premier morning show The Balancing Act on weekday mornings Monday through Friday at 7:30 am (ET/PT) on Lifetime television. For additional information or to view a segment visit:

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