AubreyFrom Aubrey Organics comes Honeysuckle CoQ10 Replenishing Moisturizing Lotion. The lotion is available in an easy-to-use twist pump and is made from key ingredients including organic aloe vera, CoQ10 liposomes, organic jojoba oil, honeysuckle extract, sweet almond oil and organic rosa mosqueta oil.

derma eTo help ease symptoms associated with hormonal changes such as hot flashes, night sweats and mood imbalances, derma e Natural Bodycare has launched Flash Relief. This natural soothing formula combines traditional medicinal herbs such as black cohosh and wild yam, as well as menthol, ginseng, St. John’s wort, lavender and vitamins C and E to help promote a cool, calm and more balanced feeling.

Mineral Makeup

Over the past decade, there has been growing interest in mineral makeup. These cosmetics are not completely brand new to the industry as some may think; it has roots dating back to the mid-1970s. Suffice it to say that mineral makeup has garnered public acclaim because it is au naturale, while still offering variety. With that, there are several forms of mineral cosmetics on the market including bronzer, foundation, blush, concealer and eye shadow.

personal care products

It may not be long before we see shampoos, moisturizers and soaps made with organic ingredients bearing that familiar green and white USDA Organic seal.

feminine hygiene

Maintaining our health and protecting our planet promote longevity and environmental sustenance. However, in the current economic paradigm, saving money may take precedence over pursuing health-beneficial practices or green initiatives.

lip balmOrganic Essence launched five new lip balm flavors in eco-friendly tubes. Shea- and cocoa butter-infused flavors include Almond, Grapefruit, Mint, Natural and Vanilla. Each tube is made from bio-degradable materials. “USDA Certified organic is your assurance that questionable ingredients are not present to potentially harm your skin,” says the firm.

New from Avalon Organics is a personal care line that is infused with grapefruit extracts (to invigorate hair and skin) and geranium leaf extract (to “awaken the senses,” says the company).

Body WahDesert Essence Organics offers a fragrance-free series, including shampoo, conditioner, body wash and body lotion. Desert Essence products are enriched with natural botanical ingredients such as organic green tea, organic jojoba oil and organic sunflower oil. These products are 100% vegan, according to the company.
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