Kemin has launched AssuriTEA Men’s Health, a proprietary formula of catechins and theaflavins that supports urological health. The formula contains a blend of water-extracted green and black tea varieties from fully traceable plant sources. The formula does not cause gastrointestinal distress.

News and notes from industry suppliers.

According to the Natural Marketing Institute (NMI), over 400 registered green logos exist worldwide (1). Most consumers say they are more likely to buy products with green seals, says NMI (1), and there are good reasons why. Certifications help a product standout in saturated markets.

With winter upon us, cold air leaves skin feeling rough and dry. To combat Old Man Winter, we’ve seen a resurgence of sea-derived skincare ingredients that are beneficial for all skin types by reducing signs of aging, rejuvenating dehydrated skin and supporting healthy skin.

derma e Natural Bodycare’s Evenly Radiant Makeup Remover (formerly Eyebright Makeup Remover) safely removes all types of makeup, even waterproof varieties with a fragrance-free, oil-free formula. Chamomile, cucumber and eyebright soothe and protect skin; bilberry promotes healthy circulation; and green tea delivers antioxidants.

Redmond introduces Earthpaste, an all-natural toothpaste that contains no glyercin, fluoride, artificial colorings or foaming agents. Earthpaste is safe to ingest because it is only made from food-grade Redmond clay, purified water, xylitol, real salt and essential oils. Available in peppermint, wintergreen or cinnamon varieties.

Every Man Jack has a line for men with products for hair, body, skin, and shaving. They supply affordable dermatologist-approved formulas containing essential oil fragrances that are packaged in a “simple, clean, masculine design.” Products are naturally derived and contain no animal byproducts, and they do not use animal testing.

New from Sibu Beauty are the Sea Buckthorn Exfoliating Scrub and Purifying Mask. Sea buckthorn contains vitamins A, C, E, K, minerals, carotenoids, flavanoids, antioxidants, polyphenols and phytosterols. The exfoliating scrub helps to “deep clean pores, remove dead, dull surface cells, leave skin touchably soft and won’t irritate skin,” and the purifying mask “purifies and refreshes skin, helps slough off dead cells evenly,” says the company.

According to the Natural Marketing Institute (NMI), over 400 registered green logos exist worldwide (1). Most consumers say they are more likely to buy products with green seals, says NMI (1), and there are good reasons why. Certifications help a product standout in saturated markets.