Tea Tree Therapy, Inc.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.

SRP: $3.75 for 3.5 oz bar.

Alba BotanicaAlba 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.

Nature's GateFrom 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.

Desert EssenceDesert 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.

teens

Natural products can help teen customers cope with problematic skin.

private labeling

For the last few years, consumers have been reevaluating their buying habits, doing their research and looking for more value for their dollars. As a result, private label brands have seen an upswing in sales because of the value they offer.

Pure SKN launched a new line of gluten-free and organic cosmetics and skin care products that are infused with antioxidants to help repair the skin. The line offers foundations, blushes, bronzers, eyeliners, eyeshadows, lipsticks and mascara, as well as a pure cleanser, toner and hydrating spray, firming serum, eye cream and moisturizer.

Eco Lips created an organic chocolate lip balm based on flavors of Dagoba organic chocolate. The company says the USDA certified organic lip balms are “a blissful experience for the lips” and have a pleasing taste and contain moisturizing and soothing oils for healing protection. The balm flavors include roseberry, mint and lavender.

Reviva Labs has come out with a new anti-aging cream that the company says improves circulation and gradually develops healthier new cells and restructures aging skin. The TGF Growth Factor Cream is made of Palmitoyl Tripeptide 3 and Homestatine, which Reviva says affect cell metabolism, stimulate development and cell migration while firming skin.