derma e Natural Bodycare has an improved Skin Lighten formula, which helps naturally fade age and liver spots, even out skin tone and lighten skin. With a blend of herbs and vitamins that inhibit the production of melanin, and now fortified with Alpha-Arbutin to slow the activity of tyrosinase (an enzyme that triggers skin discoloration), this formula more efficiently lightens skin, says derma e—without bleaches or hydroquinone.
Xlear Inc. has launched its strawberry–banana-flavored Spry Tooth Gel. The gel is all natural, sweetened with 100% xylitol and is offered in a 2.0-oz. tube. According to the firm, this product is sugar and fluoride free, and unlike most traditional toothpastes on the market, is not harmful if swallowed.
Lip balm with organic Shea Butter is the newest product to debut from Out of Africa. Available in 0.15 and 0.25 ounces, this balm is 100% natural and vegan. It promotes healing with the essential fatty acids and contains vitamins such as A, E and F. The lip balm contains no sulfates, petrolatums, parabens and phthaletes and is ecofriendly and cruelty-free.
Brigit True Organics now offers its organic Magic Balm in a larger size: a 3.7-oz glass jar. According to the company, Magic Balm is “great for cuts, bites, burns, irritations, eczema and psoriasis.” It contains St. Johns Wort to calm itchy and irritated spots, organic calendula for healing and antibiotic qualities and organic Comfrey to help skin mend.
Hobé Naturals Tea Tree Shampoo and Conditioner from Hobé Laboratories, Inc. helps soothe dry, flaky and irritated scalp. This moisturizing and rejuvenating formula combines Hobé’s exclusive Bio-Ferm Herbal Complex with Tea Tree Oil, Wheat Protein and Amino Acids to leave hair soft, shiny and manageable. Helps reduce split ends and fly-away hair.
derma e natural Bodycare added five products to its line. Now available are a Hyaluronic Hydrating Facial Cleanser and a Hyaluronic Hydrating Mask to “deliver deep moisture and replenish dry, thirsty, aging skin.” Also new are Vitamin A Glycolic Facial Cleanser, Vitamin A Glycolic Facial Toner and Vitamin A Glycolic Facial Scrub.
Desert Essence rolls out its Organics moisturizing hand washes. Scents include coconut (nourish), vanilla chai (uplift), lavender (relax) and grapefruit (awaken). Each 8-oz. bottle of wash cleans the skin without drying. Organic jojoba and shea butter add extra moisture.
From Nature’s Gate comes a new line of lotions that add natural glow to the skin while moisturizing. Available in light and medium, the lotions provide a gradual even and natural-looking glow without the damaging effects of the sun. Main active ingredients include Dihydroxyacetone (from sugar cane), vitamin E and apricot kernel oil.
Alba Botanica has created a new natural acne-fighting collection, Natural ACNEdote, made with 2% salicylic acid. A deep pore wash, deep clean astringent, oil control lotion, treatment gel and face and body scrub make up this line, which the company says will leave the skin clean, shine-free, properly nourished and treated.
Tea Tree Therapy, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of its new lemon myrtle original and lemon myrtle exfoliating soaps. Both bars contain vegetable base, glycerin, water, lemon myrtle oil, coconut oil, salt and macadamia nut oil. The exfoliating bar also contains one extra ingredient: lemon myrtle leaf exfoliant.