Whether your customers come in with Shirley Temple curls, a slicked-back pompadour or a multicolored mohawk, how their hair looks and feels says a lot about who they are. When it comes to hair loss, thinning and damage, both men and women depend on all-natural ingredients to put the personality and life back into their hair.

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 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.

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.

According to the Natural Marketing Institute (NMI), over 400 registered green logos exist worldwide (1). Most consumers say they are more likely to buy products with green seals, says NMI (1), and there are good reasons why. Certifications help a product standout in saturated markets.

With winter upon us, cold air leaves skin feeling rough and dry. To combat Old Man Winter, we’ve seen a resurgence of sea-derived skincare ingredients that are beneficial for all skin types by reducing signs of aging, rejuvenating dehydrated skin and supporting healthy skin.

derma e Natural Bodycare’s Evenly Radiant Makeup Remover (formerly Eyebright Makeup Remover) safely removes all types of makeup, even waterproof varieties with a fragrance-free, oil-free formula. Chamomile, cucumber and eyebright soothe and protect skin; bilberry promotes healthy circulation; and green tea delivers antioxidants.

Redmond introduces Earthpaste, an all-natural toothpaste that contains no glyercin, fluoride, artificial colorings or foaming agents. Earthpaste is safe to ingest because it is only made from food-grade Redmond clay, purified water, xylitol, real salt and essential oils. Available in peppermint, wintergreen or cinnamon varieties.

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.

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.