Las Vegas, NV—Three raw materials suppliers were named the winners of the SupplySide West 2011 Scientific Excellence Awards. The tradeshow was held October 10–14, here. The recipients were selected based on their ingredients’ “science/research methods, scientific breakthrough, innovation and appeal for the manufacturing community.”

News and notes from industry suppliers.

Now in a squeeze tube, derma e’s Tea Tree and E Face and Body Wash allows for quicker, cleaner application when cleansing the entire face and body. Combining tea tree oil and vitamin E, this formula provides natural antibacterial, antifungal and antiseptic properties while delivering moisture to help combat a range of problem skin conditions such as blemishes, rashes, irritation, flaking and itching without drying out skin.

Xlear Inc. has developed a new teeth whitening gel called Spry White. This new formula uses xylitol and Viocin to remove yellow stains from teeth and decrease sensitivity. The whitening includes four 1.5-ml PeroGel applicators, four 1.5-ml Viocin applicators, two moldable trays and one tray case.

Bioforce USA offers DadoSens dermacosmetics, that target skin conditions. ExtroDerm (for severely dry skin), PurDerm (for blemished mild-to-oily skin), ProBalance (for sensitive allergy-prone skin), RegenerationE (anti-aging skin care) and Special Care are all designed to address damaged skin with natural ingredients.

Hand soaps, lotions and body wash from Saint Francis Organics come with a variety of different scents, including lavender, grapefruit, citrus lime, vanilla peppermint and unscented. The USDA certified organic line is free of any artificial dyes, fragrances and preservatives.

Three new supplement products containing omega-3 formulas with targeted health benefits are now available from Rainbow Light. The products are Omega Cardio Performance, Omega Brain Performance and Omega Skin & Mood. Each contains varying dosages of EPA, DHA and other nutrients with researched benefits in the specific health category of each product. Only small, wild caught fish from the sustainable fisheries of Peru are used.

Michael’s Naturopathic Programs brings to market Support Sugar Regulation Naturally to help benefit healthy blood sugar levels. Divided into daily packets, included supplements are alpha lipoic acid capsules and cinnamon capsules, two components that are said to naturally regulate one’s blood sugar. A third supplement, A-P-L Support, supports adrenal-pancreas-liver health.

New from Carlson Laboratories is Super Daily D3, available in liquid drops that can be added to food or placed directly on the tongue. The supplement comes in different strengths of the vitamin: 1,000 IU, 2,000 IU, 4,000 IU, Baby 400 IU, and Kids 400 IU. The drops are odorless as well as tasteless.