SoapBox Soaps LLC’s organic bar soaps come in three scents and balance hardness, lather quality and moisturizing properties. Scents include lavender, oatmeal clove and lemongrass. For every bar of SoapBox soap purchased, the company donates a bar to a person in need.
Joining the five-product Very Clear line is derma e’s Very Clear Astringent. With an Anti-Blemish Complex that combines salicylic acid, tea tree, willow bark, rosewood, lavender and chamomile, this astringent helps clear and prevent blemishes, reduce the look of pores, remove impurities and restore skin’s pH balance, leaving it healthy, balanced and smooth.
DeVita Natural Skin Care’s all-natural mineral makeup line, ab-so-lute minerals, was designed to enhance natural beauty without harsh or toxic chemicals. Two new products join the PETA-certified vegan and paraben-free line: Prime Corrective (a lightweight non-greasy makeup primer that refracts light instead of absorbing it) and definedLINES (a fast-drying liquid eyeliner that comes in black, brown and blue).
W.S. Badger Company launched sunscreens for kids with an SPF of 30. The easy-to-apply, non-greasy lotion and cream smell like Tangerine & Vanilla. Both formulas are non-nano, hypoallergenic, 100% certified natural, and contain certified organic ingredients (86% for the lotion and 95% for the cream). The cream is water resistant for 40 minutes.
Ateevia Botanica launched Prime Therapy, an all-natural topical pain reliever that reduces swelling and inflammation in joints and muscles in a short amount of time. The cream contains a blend of organic ingredients with anti-inflammatory properties such as pumpkin seed and sunflower seed extract, along with borage, poke root and safflower oil.
Dr. Willard’s introduces Dr. Willard’s Aloe Gel, a daily moisturizer, sun burn reliever and after or pre-shave conditioner. This product incorporates Dr. Willard’s original nutrient-rich water and pulp of the aloe plant to make a rehydrating moisturizer.
New from Mill Creek Botanicals is Novacell, a line of anti-aging products that uses plant stem cell rejuvenating solutions. All the products in this line—smoothing eye balm, brightening facial serum, restoring night cream, refreshing facial cleanser and moisturizing day lotion—contain Mung Bean stem cell extract, peptides and antioxidants.
Badger has created three certified organic varieties of oil to repair, balance and restore dry and damaged hair and scalp. Try jojoba oil for dry scalp, argan oil for dry and damaged hair or the seabuckthorn oil for all hair types. The oils come packaged in a 2-ounce glass bottle with a pump top. All of the products are USDA-certified organic and not tested on animals.
New from Sibu Beauty are the Sea Buckthorn Exfoliating Scrub and Purifying Mask. Sea buckthorn contains vitamins A, C, E, K, minerals, carotenoids, flavanoids, antioxidants, polyphenols and phytosterols. The exfoliating scrub helps to “deep clean pores, remove dead, dull surface cells, leave skin touchably soft and won’t irritate skin,” and the purifying mask “purifies and refreshes skin, helps slough off dead cells evenly,” says the company.
Every Man Jack has a line for men with products for hair, body, skin, and shaving. They supply affordable dermatologist-approved formulas containing essential oil fragrances that are packaged in a “simple, clean, masculine design.” Products are naturally derived and contain no animal byproducts, and they do not use animal testing.