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Revive your skin, hair & nails with Bluebonnet’s Beautiful Ally® Collagen 1000 mg Caplets and Hydrolyzed Powder, specially formulated with type I + III collagen peptides from grass-fed cows for firm skin, lustrous hair and durable nails.*

12915 Dairy Ashford, Sugar Land, TX 77478, www.bluebonnetnutrition.com

Immune Support

A convenient, great-tasting way to get a double-shot of immune support in challenging times.* Made from the maximum potency of 6-year old Korean Red Ginseng combined with the benefits of European Black Elderberry fruit juice concentrate, Koreselect Immune allows you to support your immune system wherever life takes you, according to the company.* Available in a convenient box of 10 liquid stick packs that fit easily into a work bag, gym bag or travel bag. From KGC, the company that has been making immune support products for more than 100 years.

12750 Center Court Drive South, Suite 100, Cerritos, CA 90703, (562)-860-2323, contact@kgcus.com, www.kgcus.com


Respiratory Support

CV Scienceshas launched CV Acute, a clinically researched, wide-spectrum, proprietary plant-based formula intended to support immune system and respiratory health, according to the company.* It contains Forsythia Extract (Forsythia suspensa), Honeysuckle Extract (Lonicera japonica), and Baikal Skullcap Extract (Scutellaria baicalensis).

10070 Barnes Canyon Rd., San Diego, CA 92121, www.cvsciences.com


Elderberry Gummies

Gaia Herbshas extended its Black Elderberry line with three new USDA Certified Organic immune health products: Black Elderberry Extra Strength Gummies, Everyday Elderberry Gummies, and GaiaKids® Everyday Elderberry Gummies. Black Elderberry Extra Strength Gummies contain 770mg of Elderberry juice and concentrate. Everyday Elderberry Gummies contain 462mg of Elderberry juice and concentrate. GaiaKids Everyday Elderberry Gummies contain 231mg of Elderberry extract. All three varieties are available on GaiaHerbs.com.

101 Gaia Herbs Dr., Brevard, NC 28712, www.gaiaherbs.com



once again nut butterNut Butter

Once Again Nut Butter has added organic creamy cashew butter with lemon to its line of Nut Butters. Available for retailers to order this September, this butter features a shortbread-cookie-like taste and is made from organically grown cashews dry roasted for color and flavor and milled with organic sunflower oil. Boasting 5g of plant-based protein per serving, the cashew butter with lemon is made in a peanut-free facility and packaged in 12oz recycled glass jars. The certified organic product is also Non-GMO Project Verified, gluten-free certified, vegan, Kosher, and part of the brand’s Honest in Trade program.

12 South State St., Nunda, NY 14517, www.onceagainnutbutter.com


Frozen Entrees

AYO Foodshas introduced a line of West African inspired frozen entrees including Cassava Leaf Soup (Ground cassava leaves, chicken and spices slow cooked into a soup); Jollof Rice (One pot long-grain rice spiced and stewed in a flavorful tomato broth with roasted red peppers and onions); and Egusi Seed Soup (Ground melon seeds, fresh peppers, onions and spinach slow cooked into a savory stew). SRP $5.99.

1234 Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60610, www.ayo-foods.com



Michel et Augustinhas launched a line of ganache-filled shortbread Cookie Squares. Each Le Cookie Bag features 15 individually wrapped Cookie Squares in four flavors: Dark Chocolate and a Pinch of Sea Salt, Milk Chocolate and Melty Caramel, Chocolate and Toasted Hazelnuts, and Triple Chocolate. Made in France with real butter, and chocolate, the cookies contain no preservatives, artificial sweeteners, flavors or dyes.

 98 4th Street Brooklyn, NY 11231, www.micheletaugustin.us



Collagen Ice Cream

Re:THINK Ice Creamhas unveiled its newest packaging rebrand and reformulation of its collagen-infused lactose-free A2/A2 Dairy ice cream. Redesigned with flavor patterns that show the all-natural ingredients in their natural state, plus newly added flavor descriptions, the ice cream is made with lactose-free A2/A2 Dairy. The ice cream is diabetic and keto-friendly, gluten-free, according to the company, and only features all-natural ingredients.

4048 Sonoma Hwy., Napa, CA 94559, www.rethinkicecream.us



Night Créme Repackaging

Reviva Labshas announced that Hydroquinone Brightening Crème, formerly named Brown Spot Brightening Night Créme, is now available in a three-ounce tube. Hydroquinone Brightening Crème can be used twice daily to diminish skin discoloration or uneven skin tone and is sold for $24.00 for a 3-oz. tube.

705 Hopkins Rd., Haddonfield, NJ 08033, www.revivalabs.com


Antiseptic Soap

Tea Tree Therapy, Inc.has launched Tea Tree Therapy Antiseptic Liquid Soap. The soap can be used on face, hands, and body, and  is made with Aloe Vera gel and natural extracts. Working gently without drying the skin, it leaves skin noticeably clean and feeling well, the company says. SRP $6.49.

Tea Tree Therapy 6019 Olivas Park Drive, Suite E Ventura, CA 93003 US,www.teatreetherapy.com


Children's Oral Care

Desert Essencehas introduced two children’s oral care products: Tutti Frutti, and Green Apple Watermelon Toothpaste Gel. Formulated for ages 6 months to 6 years, both products are carrageenan-free and fluoride-free, and made safe to swallow, according to the company. The plant-based products contain aloe and are designed to strengthen and protect developing teeth by removing plaque buildup to keep teeth and gums clean. Package designs feature fun characters like BunBun the Bunny and Sam the Dog.

P.O. Box 14007, Hauppauge, NY 11788, www.desertessence.com


Organic Beauty Line

Akilah’s Essentialsis offering three new organic beauty products: Dead Sea Salt Body Scrub, Stress Relief Bath Tea, and Healing Bath Salt. Dead Sea Salt Body Scrub is formulated with sea salts straight from the dead sea and infused with organic lavender and bergamot oils. Stress Relief Bath Tea includes organic chamomile, holy basil, and lemon balm with a blend of organic essential oils and fragrances. Healing Bath Salt is made with organic chamomile and lavender flowers and organic lavender, eucalyptus and lemon essential oils.




*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.