Nature’s Gate offers Grape Seed Eye Cream, containing vitamins C and E, grape seed antioxidants, EFAs and other botanicals for hydration, refreshment and revitalization. Oligopetides and oligosaccharides help lessen under-eye bags and natural sugar tensors help diminish fine lines.

Seventh Generation now offers Wee Generation skincare products. The tear-free baby shampoo and wash includes extra-virgin olive oil to keep skin smooth and moisturized. The baby bubble bath lets kids enjoy a bubbly bath time without synthetic fragrances and phthalates. The sunscreen includes UVA/UVB protection with SPF 30.

Are some of your best-selling skincare products wrinkle fighters, dark spot lighteners and moisture infusers? From those first fine lines to deep-set creases, many men and women want to turn back the hands of time—and they’re coming to you for help.

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.

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.

Xlear, Inc. has a new all-natural kit geared toward the sinuses. The Sinus Care NETI is made with xylitol and comes with one sinus rinse bottle, six packets of XLEAR xylitol refill solution and one free XLEAR sinus spray sample. Clinical studies have found that xylitol is effective in both relieving nasal discomfort and promoting dental health.

We all know that fussy child who has refused to eat anything but chicken nuggets for weeks on end. “It’s a phase,” her parents say. “She’ll grow out of it soon.” They’re right to a certain extent. All children go through some amount of “stranger danger” with foods, not wanting to eat anything but a few familiar items. Too many kids—from the very young to teenagers—never learn to eat a balanced diet, however.

Skin cancer is a scary possible consequence of spending too much time in the sun, with the scariest and most severe form being melanoma. Melanoma is caused by changes in melanocyte cells that are responsible for producing melanin (skin and hair color), and may appear as a mole, although a previously benign mole can develop into melanoma (1). Melanomas are said to be developed through too much sun exposure, sometimes even developing later in life due to too many bad sunburns as a child.

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.

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