Greener Days LLC makes a new organic bug spray called Greener Ways. The 100% Deet-free insect repellent incorporates oils like citronella, lemongrass and cedar. The spray contains no added chemicals, alcohols, scents, plant surfactants, soaps or glycerin, and is appropriate for those with delicate skin, says the company.
The MelanSol line of sun care products, distributed by Oceana Naturals, LLC, now includes Sunburn Relief Gel. The product helps soothe sunburned or sun-stressed skin with ingredients like aloe vera, vitamin E, bio-melanin, green tea, calendula and chamomile. All products in the MelanSol line now feature the seal of NPA’s Natural Certification.
MyChelle Dermaceuticals, LLC introduces Daily Defense Cream with SPF 17, which nourishes, hydrates and protects skin. It includes astaxanthin from Hawaiian microalgae to fight the appearance of fine lines. The cream includes beta-glucan to help skin lock in moisture. For SPF protection, Daily Dense Cream SPF 17 uses tocotrienols derived from palm.
Kiss My Face Natural Mineral Formula SPF 40 lotion contains Hydresia safflower seeds that offer a controlled release of moisture. Sun protection is provided by titanium dioxide (7.5%) and zinc oxide (10.0%). This product contains no parabens, animal ingredients, artificial fragrance or colors and was not tested on animals.
Evofem, Inc. offers the Softcup menstrual cup as a new sanitary napkin/tampon alternative. The product is easy to insert, but the company says it fits better than a tampon and can be worn up to 12 hours without removal. The Softcup is made from a “non-irritating plastic containing medical elastomer and polyethylene.”
New from derma e is Evenly Radiant Dark Circle Eye Crème. Formerly known as Eye Bright Dark Circle Crème, this product now has a new name and an enhanced, more effective formula containing skin-brightening madonna lily, bearberry and niacinamide. Enriched with antioxidants green tea and Pycnogenol, this crème helps reduce the look of aging, puffiness and dark circles for brighter, rested and radiant eyes.
Sibu Beauty has added several new products to its line of sea buckthorn-infused skincare products. The line extension includes a purifying mask, an exfoliating scrub and a clarifying toner. Sea buckthorn is a source of omegas-3, -6, -7 and -9 plus antioxidants that support healthy skin, hair and nails.
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.
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.
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.