Spotlight: New Products
1 SENSATIONAL EYES
Create a canvas for long-lasting, crease-proof eyeshadow with Sensational Eyes from Colorlab. Formulated with hibiscus esculentus complex, a vegetal alternative to Botox, the primer reduces wrinkles with daily application and protects skin from aging. (800) 790-2417; www.colorlabcosmetics.com.
2 STEAM VELOUR ROBE
Made of a lightweight polyester microfiber and cotton blend, the Steam Velour Robe from Telegraph Hill offers a flattering fit and does not shrink, fade, or wrinkle. Available in white, natural, chocolate, or red, the robe is stain-, bacteria-, and mildew-resistant. (888) 398-7010; www.telegraphhill.com.
3 MIRAGE 500
Clients will appreciate the look and feel of Belvedere's Mirage 500 pedicure chair. It boasts features of the original Mirage as well as a range of enhancement options such as an automatic sanitation dispenser, a five-motor vibration massage and heat function, better reclining capabilities, and a foot rest that extends for technician comfort. (800) 435-5491; www.belevedere.com.
4 RENEWING GLYCOCIDES CREAM
Pevonia's high-tech Renewing Glycocides Cream combines glycolic acid, which loosens dead skin cells, and hyaluronic acid, which binds moisture with intercellular spaces to diminish fine lines and improve the skin's texture. Ideal for most skin types, this cream prevents epidermal thickening while promoting visible renewal and offering UV protection and maximum hydration. (800) PEVONIA; www.pevonia.com.
5 TITANIUM COLLECTION
Offering a brush to fulfill every need, Brush Up With Barbara's Titanium Collection comprises 26 brushes. Each one is embossed with its style name for simple identification. A 10-piece set in an easy-to-store cylinder is also available. (800) 338-1423; www.brushup.com.
6 FACE LIFT IN A BAG
Help clients attain a younger look surgery-free with Face Lift In A Bag from Frownies. The products in the kit, which include Frownies Facial Pads, pH-Balancing Complexion Wash, Rose Water Hydrator Spray, and Immune Perféct gel-cream, improve the overall appearance of the skin's surface and minimize fine lines and wrinkles. (800) 648-6891; www.frownies.com.
Perfect your clients' pouts with Essie's non-sticky Gloss-E. Available in six shades, the moisturizing and water-resistant glosses complement Essie's most popular nail enamels. (800) 232-1155; www.essie.com.
8 MICRONIZED MOOR BATH
Formulated with 100 percent pure Canadian micronized moor and essential oils, Bioterra's Micronized Moor Bath helps catalyze metabolic functions. The subtle scent of earth allows clients to connect with nature while melting stress away in a mineral-rich bath. (800) 789-7174; www.bioterra.ca.
9 BODY LINE THERMAL PRODUCTS
To maximize detoxification and firming of the skin, Babor has revamped its Body Line Thermal products. The line now features thermal spring water from Aachen in Germany to reinforce the skin's immune system; zeolite to detoxify the skin cells and optimize its natural defenses; and elsberry extract for an original scent. Babor is also welcoming two additions to its Scentao wellness bodycare collection—Body Foam and Shower & Body Oil. (800) 333-4055; www.babor.com.
10 TOWEL WARMER
Thermique's Towel Warmer provides a sophisticated accent to your spa. The efficient warmer is composed of heated glass and a metal frame, which comes in a variety of finishes to complement your decor. For a personal touch, the warmer can also be monogrammed. www.thermiquetechnologies.com.
11 GISELLE COSMETICS'S MINERAL BRONZER
Help clients attain a summer glow year-round with Giselle Cosmetics's Mineral Bronzer (shown in Selfish), distributed by Sun Laboratories. This shimmery accent doesn't contain oils or fillers, which clog pores and promote breakouts. (800) 333-6003; www.gisellecosmetics.com.
12 FLASH FOAM CLEANSER
Bioelements's aromatic Flash Foam Cleanser is a refreshing addition to your clients' daily regimens. This mild exfoliant contains green tea extract, which provides antioxidants that block free radicals; papaya, pineapple, and pumpkin, enzymes, which dissolve dead skin cells while softening and healing the skin; and vitamin B5, which repairs and conditions the skin. (800) 433-6650; www.bioelements.com.
13 LIQUID EYE LINER
Give clients a dramatic look with Jane Iredale's Liquid Eye Liner. A long handle allows for steady application for a flawless clean line. Available in Gold, Black/Brown, and Black, the liner boasts a non-irritating formula using iron oxide coloring and essential oil preserving agents for extra staying power. (800) 817-5665; www.janeiredale.com.
14 HYDRA MEDIC
Ease your clients' angst about problematic skin with Hydra Medic from Repêchage, a drying lotion that clears the way to pimple-free skin. Containing camphor, organic sulfur, and zinc oxide, this at-home solution can be used overnight and is an ideal complement to in-spa treatments. (800) 248-SKIN; www.repechage.com.
15 MINERAL SHEER VEIL
Subtly enhance skintones with Your Name Professional Brands's Mineral Sheer Veil, which contains calming chamomile, protective ginseng root extract, and moisturizing vitamins A and E. Perfect for the face or décolleté, the fragrance- and oil-free liquid can be worn alone or over foundation to brighten complexions. (800) 221-3071; www.yournamepro.com.
16 BLUE SIGNATURE JACKET
For stylish staff looks, Spa Uniforms offers the Signature Lab Coat in white, black, tan, powder blue, and light sage. The tailored coat was designed especially for women and with comfort in mind. (800) 772-1408; www.spauniforms.com.
17 INNER LIGHT SHIMMER ACCENTS
Aveda's Inner Light Shimmer Accents helps create a radiant look. This liquid shimmer, which contains tourmaline to boost skin's vibrancy and resveratrol to protect against free radicals, is available in three sheer colors and can be applied all over the face and body. (800) 328-0849; www.aveda.com.
18 GOOD TO GO
Mineral Mine's Good To Go starter kit offers everything your clients need to garner a relationship with mineral makeup. Available in three shades, the kit comes in a mesh cosmetic bag with Pressed and Loose Foundation, Bronzer/ Blush, Mini Mineral Mist, and three application brushes. (800) 338-1423; www.mineral-mine.com.
19 LACTIC ACID PEEL MASK
For an intensive anti-aging treatment, offer clients Sanítas's Lactic Acid Peel Mask. It includes algae extract to soothe and soften the skin; beta glucan to improve moisture absorption and stimulate tissue growth; lactic acid to decrease hyperpigmentation and re-texturize the skin; and hyaluronic acid to reduce the effects of aging and promote wound healing. (888) 855-8425; www.sanitas-skincare.com.
20 MILLENIUM MINI
Harms Software brings real-time data to your employees' fingertips with the Millenium Mini. This wireless workstation offers the major functions of the full-size Millenium, such as managing appointments and inventory, in a smaller package. (888) 813-2141; www.harms-software.com.
Incorporate renewing and de-stressing seawater treatments into your menu with Cosmopro's Hydrosea. The thalasso hydrotherapy tub features six powerful hydrojets, a variable pressure wand, and a chromotherapy feature. In addition to stainless-steel valves, Hydrosea was designed with automatic cleaning and disinfecting cycles and programmable logic control. (866) 698-6580; www.cosmopro.com.
22 TRAVEL BRUSH SETS
Perfect for primping while on-the-go, Qosmedix offers a five- and a six-piece travel brush set. Both sets are housed in a snap-close black nylon case and feature brushes with wood handles and aluminum details for a polished look and a comfortable feel. (631) 242-3270; www.qosmedix.com.
23 TREATMENT TREE
Minimize the possibility of staff injuries with the ergonomically correct Treatment Tree distributed by Dermalogica. This alternative to a trolley features adjustable shelves on a vertical pole making it customizable per therapist and eliminating the need to repeatedly stoop for product during sessions. (800) 345-2761; www.dermalogica.com.
24 ADVANCED PROTECTION SPF 30
Because sun protection isn't only for the summertime, offer clients Grafton Cosmetics's Advanced Protection SPF 30. This private label product features UVA and UVB protection and contains gingko biloba, ginseng, Japanese green tea, and licorice extracts as well as vitamins A, C, and E. (800) 662-5387; www.graftoncosmetics.com.
25 SATIN BODY OIL
Rich in essential fatty acids, Guinot's Body Satin Oil improves the texture, strength, and vitality of dull and lipid-deficient skin. This dry oil body spray is also infused with apricot kernel, evening primrose, and grapeseed oils, which provide additional softening properties, and grapefruit, lemon, and sweet orange essential oils to invigorate the skin. (800) 523-1030; www.guinotusa.com.
26 WAX WARMER
To make the best out of a sticky situation, Eva's Esthetics offers Wax Warmers, which fit standard 400 gram tins. Available in two sizes, the warmers are ideal for low-heat wax and allow estheticians to ensure that temperatures are appropriate for the services they are performing. (800) 765-7597; www.evaskincare.com.
27 PROTECTIVE ILLUMINATING CONCEALER
Available in four shade combinations, True Cosmetics's Protective Illuminating Concealer masks discoloration and deflects light from fine lines. The concealer contains the powerful antioxidant Idebenone, as well as Japanese green tea and vitamins E and K to reduce inflammation and strengthen capillaries in the delicate eye zone. (800) 419-8783; www.truecosmetics.com.