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Find the ingredients list on a box of tampons or pads. If one is not displayed or if the list contains synthetic ingredients, tell shoppers to take caution. Some of these ingredients may do more harm than good to a woman’s body and the environment.

derma eBuff away impurities and dull surface cells while moisturizing skin with Hydrating scrub from derma e. Hyaluronic acid, also known as nature’s moisture magnet, promotes healthy skin hydration. Walnut shell powder provides gentle yet effective exfoliation, lifting away dirt, excess oils and dullness. Vitamin A encourages skin renewal, revealing smooth, vibrant, younger-looking skin.

White Egret Personal CareWhite Egret Personal Care added two new scents to its line of pharmaceutical-grade Epsom salts: Lavender and Eucalyptus. Says the company, “When added to a warm bath, Lavender Epsom Salt is perfect for relaxation and detoxification while Eucalyptus Epsom Salt helps to create an uplifting experience.”
MSRP: $12.65 (16-ounce jar) and $20.82 (30-ounce jar).

Lune North AmericaLune North America, Inc.’s Lunette Menstrual Cup is a natural, eco-friendly, chemical-free alternative to disposable feminine care products. Made of silky soft medical-grade silicone, the Lunette cup does not over-absorb natural moisture and holds twice the amount of a super tampon.

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If your personal care section hasn’t branched out much beyond moisturizers and bar soap, you (and your shoppers) could be missing out on some up-and-coming product areas. Check out these skin and hair care categories, which are seeing increased interest from shoppers.

derma e HABAStimulate healthy skin renewal and visibly smooth fine lines with derma e Anti-Wrinkle Vitamin A Eye Crème, a natural refining eye treatment formulated with vitamin A. This crème encourages cell renewal while promoting fresher, younger-looking skin.

botanical lotionsHealing Tree offers gentle healing lotions formulated with botanicals like arnica, calendula, comfrey and more. The conditionspecific formulas help gently and rapidly relieve the symptoms of common first-aid problems, eczema, psoriasis, sore muscles/joints and more. The tea tree and jojoba oil-based formulas are wax, alcohol and paraben free.

vegan mascaraIntroducing Mega Lash, Water Resistant Lengthening & Thickening Mascara from Rejuva Minerals. This mascara is smudge, flake and clump resistant, and is made with naturally derived and organic ingredients. The mascara is free from common skin irritants or questionable ingredients.

P.O. Box 350835, Grand Islands, FL 32735, www.rejuvaminerals.com

Monkey Balm from Balmers, LLC is an all natural moisturizer for babies and children made from organic sea buckthorn seed and fruit oil, coconut oil, beeswax, sunflower seed oil, cocoa butter and shea butter. Available as a glide-on balm, it is said to provide relief to itchy and dry skin, eczema, sunburn, rashes and minor scrapes and burns.

Natural Skin & Hair Care Product News

Beauty is only skin deep, but good health runs through and through. Make sure you are providing your shoppers with the nourishing, natural skin and hair care products they deserve. WholeFoodsMagazine.com and our personal care and health news articles are here to keep you informed about the important HABA market.

 

Skin Care

Conventional companies work hard to trick consumers into believing harsh chemicals are best. Natural products shoppers are not easily fooled, and we provide info on the latest trends and natural personal care launches in our HABA features and new products section.

 

Hair Care

There are so many natural hair care products available today, so which ones are right for your shoppers? We'll explore that and more from our featured natural products page, which includes hair care features.