Why you need to look out for your brands.

Most Americans do their shopping once a week, a frantic day filled with yellow plastic bags. Whether your shopping list gets stuck to a slab of steak or you drop the eggs, it’s always a day full of surprises. Fortunately, there are ways to make this a better experience for both you and the environment; one of these ways is reusable bags.

Target uneven skin tone and discoloration for a visibly brighter, youthful complexion with derma e’s new Evenly Radiant line. With an intensive skin brightening complex rich in madonna lily, bearberry, vitamin C and niacinamide, this line of six revitalizing citrus-scented formulas helps even tone and brighten skin for a radiant, younger-looking complexion.

Mill Creek Botanicals has a baby’s sensitive skin needs in mind with its new baby products, says the company. The line is all natural with no animal testing, artificial preservatives, gluten, fragrance, dyes or parabens. Products include Extra Clean Conditioning Shampoo, Extra Sensitive Lotion, Extra Mild Baby Wash and Calendula Cream.

Aura Cacia presents a new line of skin care oils, which includes Rejuvenating Argan, Moisturizing Baobab, Protecting Macadamia, Restoring Rosehip and Nourishing Tamanu. All oils are USDA certified organic and come in 1-oz. amber glass bottles with a pump dispenser.

New from Smith & Vandiver is the Aromatherapaes line of single-use spa treatments for home. According to the company, “Aromatherapaes combines the most beneficial essential oils with the safest, natural ingredients to create authentically aromatherapeutic bath, body and skin care products.” Products include Calming All Over Cleanse, Soothing Body Oil, Hydrating Skin Spritzer and more.

New from Buried Treasure is Cardio Care+. This liquid supplement offers a combination of nutrients that are research-backed to have heart-protective properties, says the company. Says Buried Treasure, “These readily bioavailable Liquid Advantage vitamins, herbs, phytonutrients and antioxidants synergistically support cardiovascular health.”

Herbalist & Alchemist now offers Maca Extract. The supplement is sourced from maca grown in Peru “and is a nutritious tonic that supports healthy sexual libido and function,” says the company. Several sizes are available (1 oz, 2 oz, 4 oz, 8 oz and larger on request).
SRP: $13, 1 oz.


Diamond Herpanacine of PA
introduces Diamond Eye Health, for long-term eye health using a combination of safe ingredients including beta-carotene, vitamin C, vitamin E, zinc, copper, lutein, zeaxanthin, bilberry, butcher’s broom, eyebright, citrus bioflavonoids and CoQ10.