Natural Solution oral rinse is available from Dentisse. The product is said to offer a fresher and cleaner-feeling mouth, a lingering cool taste afterward, decreased inflammation and plaque-fighting while cleaning and whitening. Dentisse contains baking soda, aloe vera, essential oils and xylitol.
SRP: $14.99

Australia is synonymous with boomerangs, crocodiles and kangaroos. Tea tree oil (TTO) is another offering that is associated with this country, as Australians have used TTO for centuries. Today, TTO is used for everything from dandruff care to wound care.

We all need to treat ourselves from time to time. Some people do it with chocolate; others with a shopping trip. But, many crave a trip to the spa, where they can relax and rejuvenate in the lap of luxury.

On June 24, Representatives Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Ed Markey (D-MA) and Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) introduced the Safe Cosmetics Act of 2011, H.R. 2359. This is the second time that this trio of legislators has introduced a bill by this name, and the bill could potentially have a major impact on the cosmetics industry.

The Seaweed Bath Co. has made additions to its Wildly Natural line of seaweed-based products. The new items are Seaweed Body Cream, combining ingredients like shea butter, kukui oil and argan oil, and Seaweed Shampoo, which blends seaweed extract with Moroccan argan oil and vitamin E. Each of the company’s products are formulated with nutrient-rich seaweed harvested in the North Atlantic Ocean.

Now in an easy-to-use squeeze tube, derma e’s Psorzema Body Wash allows for a quicker, cleaner application. With a blend of herbal extracts and skin vitamins such as neem, burdock, bearberry, chamomile and vitamins A and E, this pH balanced formula helps calm, rebalance and nourish irritated skin. The product also does not contain steroids, coal or pine tars.

Pads, tampons and pantyliners have just been released by Emerita. Tampons are chlorine-free, fragrance-free and 100% organic cotton. And, pads are hypoallergenic, fragrance-free, chloride-/dioxin-free and made from 100% natural cotton. The company also offers feminine cleansing and moisturizing wash and cloths.

Aubrey Organics has debuted a line of sunscreens and after sun care products. With SPFs of 15 and 30, the line offers broad-spectrum, UVB/UVA protection. The company says all products are made with zinc oxide and titanium dioxide and many organic ingredients. The line includes Active Lifestyles Sunscreen, Green Tea Sunscreen, After Sun Face/Body Moisturizer and more.

Eco Lips announces new colors in its Eco Tints line. Eco Tints are organic and are free of carmine, lead, gluten, lanolin, and petroleum. Eco Tints lip balms contain organic oils such as sunflower, castor and coconut as well as organic beeswax and aloe vera to keep the lips soft. Shades Moonstone, Sugar Plum, and Coralyte join the three existing colors in the line.