Avalon OrganicsAvalon Organics just released its Essential Lift line. The line includes a Smoothing Cleanser, Fortifying Toner, Firming Moisturizer SPF 15, Contouring Eye Crème, Lifting Serum and Restructuring Night Crème, which rounds out this new collection. Containing 70% organic ingredients, the line is said to help users look refreshed, renewed and revitalized.

Reviva Labs Inc. From Reviva Labs Inc. comes Essential Fatty Acid (EFAs) Cream. The product is formulated from 10 various essential fatty acids. It also contains borage oil, flaxseed oil, hemp oil, sunflower oil along with other agents to soften skin. Those who have tried the product say it provides a plumper and smoother look.

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.