Selling Your Share of Personal Care

For the last year, the health and beauty care (HBC) market may not have been sitting so pretty. Tight budgets left consumers struggling to justify spending on HBC when food and supplements were their main priorities.

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Brushing Up On Hair Care

Everyone has bad hair days. It is a fact of life, and most of us can manage to push forward (or pull a baseball cap on) and make it through the day. However, it can be frustrating to find products to tame a particularly unruly mane.

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Mineral Makeup

Over the past decade, there has been growing interest in mineral makeup. These cosmetics are not completely brand new to the industry as some may think; it has roots dating back to the mid-1970s. Suffice it to say that mineral makeup has garnered public acclaim because it is au naturale, while still offering variety. With that, there are several forms of mineral cosmetics on the market including bronzer, foundation, blush, concealer and eye shadow.

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feminine hygiene

Maintaining our health and protecting our planet promote longevity and environmental sustenance. However, in the current economic paradigm, saving money may take precedence over pursuing health-beneficial practices or green initiatives.

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Baby

 

After months of excitement and planning, the baby is finally here. During the nine months leading up to birth, a woman experiences many changes as her body prepares for her newborn—some of which are less than desirable.

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Foot Care

 

If you’ve got both feet on the ground with respect to your HBC offerings, then you’ve stocked your personal care section with plenty of soothing products to calm your shoppers’ barking dogs.

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Skin Care

 

 The body works like an engine. If fueled with over-diluted, cheap products, our inner gears will eventually give out; and we’ll end up paying for it in the long run.

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Skin Care

 

A basic foundation of a house includes a cement slab on the ground to hold a frame structure, walls and a roof. Without the basics, your house will fall apart and fail at protecting you from the outside world and the weather.

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Hair Care

 

Conventional wisdom may dictate that ingredients in shampoos and conditioners are more or less the same. Well, think again.

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Skin Protection

 

It’s almost that time of year again—the sweltering summer months, when millions take to the beach and tan. Article after article, we read headlines about the value of wearing sunscreen.

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