Spotlight: New Products
HOLIDAY 2005 FACE COLOR COLLECTION
The Holiday 2005 Face Color Collection by Aveda helps clients put their best face forward on the party circuit this winter. The line includes Eye Color Singles and Duos in both cool and warm tones; Lip Color Concentrate SPF 15; Eye Definer; Lip Tint SPF 15; Lip Glaze; Face Accent; and a refillable lip color case. (800) 328-0849; www.aveda.com.
Made up of Iredale Mineral Cosmetics's five top-selling shades, the Multi-Gloss Kit will have your clients prepped to pucker up for that long-awaited New Year's kiss. The petroleum-free glosses come in Apricot Fizz, Black Currant, Candied Rose, Iced Mocha, and Raspberry. The palette also comes with a full tube of Multi-Gloss in Cosmo. (800) 817-5665; www.janeiredale.com.
LIGNE SOIN O 2 PTIMAL
Regenerating and revitalizing, Pevonia's Ligne Soin O2ptimal products enable you to infuse your clients' skin with replenishing extracts, including glycoproteins, oxygenated oil, and vitamin C. The line includes "C" Complexe, Oxygenating Combination Skin Cream, Oxygenating Dry Skin Cream, and Oxygenating Sensitive Skin Cream to restore radiance to lifeless skin. (800) PEVONIA; www.pevonia.com.
SUPER RICH REPAIR
To nourish, repair, and restore dehydrated and prematurely aged skin, Dermalogica offers Super Rich Repair. This deeply concentrated moisturizer, which contains algae extract, colloidal oatmeal, and genistein, the most concentrated form of active soy, effectively locks in moisture and stimulates the synthesis of collagen and hyaluronic acid. (800) 831-5150; www.dermalogica.com.
BACK & SHOULDER REMEDY RESCUE
Avancé's Back & Shoulder Remedy Rescue is designed to alleviate tension where it most often gathers. Muscular Ease Remedy, Hydrating Body Silk, and Body Balancing Remedy are packaged together with an exfoliating glove plus three at-home recipes for releasing toxins from tense muscles and promoting overall relaxation. (800) 777-7546; www.avanceskincare.com.
Ideal for bath and body products, Tuscany Jars by O.Berk are currently available in two sizes and can be enhanced with custom colors, labeling, optional frosting, and silk-screening. (888) CPG-BERK; www.oberk.com.
SWEET SERENITY BATH RITUAL COFFRET
For a relaxing gift that lasts all year, Decléor has prepared the Sweet Serenity Bath Ritual Coffret. This package includes Alguaromes Toning Shower and Bath Gel, Bain Relaxant Relaxing Shower and Bath Gel, a Spa Relax Scented Candle, Systeme Corps Moisturising Body Milk, Aromessence de Bain Energizing Body Concentrate, and Spa Relax Effervescent Pebbles. (888) 414-4471; www.decleor.com.
SUGAR PLUM SPICE TRIO
Visions of CBI Laboratories's Sugar Plum Spice Trio will be dancing in your clients' heads once they catch a sweet-smelling whiff of the products. Available in Body Wash, Body Crème, and Body Scrub, the Sugar Plum Spice products refresh and revive winter-weary skin. (800) 822-7546; www.cbiskincare.com.
AROMAMINéRAL GOLDEN POWDER
A dusting of Fleur's Aromaminéral Golden Powder is a great a finishing touch for holiday party preparations. This shimmering powder, which contains artemisia flower extracts, can be used to enhance the body, décolleté, and face. (877) FLEURS-7.
Belvedere's Mirage 500 brings back the standard features of the original Mirage but allows customers to select which enhancements they would like the chair to have. The á la carte options include adding a disinfecting dispenser, a five-motor vibration massage/heat function, and an integrated onboard sanitation container dock. (800) 435-5491; www.belvedere.com.
ALOE MILK MOISTURIZING WITH APRICOT
Help your clients battle the elements this winter with Aloe Milk Moisturizing with Apricot from Set-N-Me-Free. Ingredients such as aloe vera, apricot kernel oil, borage oil, jojoba, and lecithin supply collagen and elastin for better skintone. (800) 221-9727; www.set-n-me-free.com.
REVITALIZE FACE & BODY OIL
Essencia's Revitalize Face & Body Oil blends a dozen natural essential and vegetable oils—including avocado, evening primrose, and rosehip, which work together to regenerate skin cells. This product can be used to enhance treatments, such as facials, manicures, and massages. (866) 568-5848; www.essenciaonline.com.
REPAIR FORMULA PRODUCTS
Appropriate for year-round use, Biodroga's Repair Formula products counter light-induced premature skin aging while increasing the skin's elasticity and moisture content. The system includes Eye Care SPF 20, Day Care SPF 15, and Night Care. All products in the line include grapeseed oil, soybean protein, and ectoin, a protective ingredient that strengthens the skin cell's own immune system and protects against free radicals. (800) 258-3812; www.biodrogausa.com.
VIBRAN-C PEEL SYSTEM
Your Name Professional Brands's Vibran-C Peel System is designed to brighten dull complexions and catalyze collagen production. The system is made up of Vibran-C Peel, used to exfoliate and hydrate; Vibran-C Mist, used at the end of the treatment to retain moisture and refine pores; and Vibran-C Peel Activator, used to enhance the performance of the active ingredient in the system, L-ascorbic acid. (800) 221-3071; www.yournamepro.com.
CANDY CANE LIP GLOSS
Candy Cane Lip Gloss by Colorlab Private Label is the perfect thing to get clients and your retail space in the holiday spirit. The mint-flavored gloss can be private labeled to promote your spa's brand. (800) 790-2417; www.colorlabcosmetics.com.
SANDALWOOD ESSENTIAL OIL GIFT SET
The Art of Shaving's Sandalwood Essential Oil Gift Set combines the brand's aromatherapy-based Sandalwood Eau de Toilette and glycerin-rich Shaving Cream. Free of synthetic fragrances and dyes, the products are formulated with the sweet-and-spicy smelling oil from sandalwood trees found in Mysore, India. (305) 593-0667, ext. 215; www.theartofshaving.com.
ENERGIZING POMEGRANATE LIP THERAPY SPF 15
Protect and revitalize your clients' dehydrated lips during the blistering cold with Murad's Energizing Pomegranate Lip Therapy SPF 15. Pomegranate extract is paired with salicylic acid to gently exfoliate while jojoba and shea butter condition and hydrate. This daily solution revives lips and leaves behind a subtle glow. (800) 33-MURAD; www.murad.com.
MINEROCARE FOUNDATION POWDER
Alcohol-, fragrance-, and oil-free, Medicalia's Minerocare Foundation Powder incorporates a precise selection of micronized minerals to provide an even tone, long-lasting adherence, and a velvety finish. Containing titanium dioxide, vitamin E, and zinc oxide, it serves as an all-in-one concealer, powder, and sunscreen. (866) 314-1975; www.medicalia.com
EFFERVESCENT BATH CARE PEBBLES
Pamper your clients' holiday-worn feet with a bit of bubbly by using Thalgo's Effervescent Bath Care Pebbles, which re-energize dehydrated and dry feet. East Coast, (800) 228-4254; Midwest and West Coast, (866) 468-4254; www.thalgo.com
FACE LIFT & EYE RESCUE
Erase the signs of too much holiday cheer with the Repêchage Face Lift & Eye Rescue holiday gift. The set includes a gel eye mask; travel-size Eye Rescue Pads, which contain natural teas and soothing seaweed; and Vita Cura Opti-Lift Serum. Products are encased in a zip-top clear tote, making it easy to de-puff and de-stress while on the go. (800) 248-SKIN; www.repechage.com
HYDRAMEMORY DEEP IMPACT HYDRATION
Comfort Zone's Hydramemory Deep Impact Hydration revitalizes even the driest skin caused by anything from globe-trotting to wintry weather. This treatment, which contains hibiscus and honey extracts, remineralizes epidermic tissue and prevents signs of aging while restoring moisture. (866) 328-4637; www.comfortzone.it.
Don't let your clients get caught under the mistletoe without Grafton Cosmetics's Mini Mints lip glosses. In addition to offering a hint of mint, this private label product, available in 10 shades, serves as a great stocking stuffer. (800) 662-5387; www.graftoncosmetics.com.
TRIPLE-C COMPLEX 20%
Triple-C Complex 20%, one of the private label skincare products offered by Preston Professional Skincare, is a highly concentrated serum that enhances the effectiveness of sunscreens, fights free-radical damage, and lightens hyperpigmentation. (866) 668-3753; www.prestoninc.net
HONEY DREAM HOLIDAY GIFT
Offer clients a sweet treat with Nuxe's Honey Dream Holiday Gift. Honey, the key ingredient in the five products that make up the set, is replete with amino acids, minerals, and vitamins, all of which nourish the skin. The set includes a honey candle, Lip Balm, Family Balm, Foaming Bath and Shower Gel, and Hand and Nail Cream. (800) 884-5944; www.nuxe.com.
PENTAPEPTIDE ALMOST EYE-HP CORRECTIVE GEL
Recommended for daily use, Pentapeptide Almost Eye-HP Corrective Gel by Hale Cosmeceuticals gives eyes a more youthful look by diminishing dark circles and reducing the appearance of wrinkles. (800) 951-7005; www.halecosmeceuticals.com.
Fragrance- and oil-free, Bioelements's Mid-Coverage Makeup provides a matte, natural-looking, and soft finish for skin with uneven tones. It protects against environmental damage and allows the complexion to stay fresh and shine-free all day. (800) 433-6650; www.bioelements.com.
Keyano Aromatics's Dermabrasion Cream is a resurfacing treatment designed to even skintone, improve the appearance of fine lines, and minimize surface scarring and superficial pigmentation. (800) 800-0313; www.keyano.com.
EGG CREAM FIRMING SYSTEM
For a much needed post-holiday pick-me-up, Joey New York offers the Egg Cream Firming System, which includes Cleanser with Egg, Extreme Lift Cream with Egg and Honey, and Instant Face Lifting and Contouring Treatment with Egg and Honey. The products are meant to increase skin's firmness and reduce the appearance of lines. (800) 563-9691; www.joeynewyork.com.
Pharmaskincare's Men's Collection, which includes Shaving Gel, Face Mist, Facial Scrub, and After Shave Lotion, addresses the cumulative effects of daily shaving, signs of aging, and stressed skin. As a special holiday promotion, a free bottle of MD-PH Resurfacing Microdermabrasion is being offered with the purchase of the Men's Collection. (800) 266-9506; www.pharmaskincare.com.
LIGHTS OF DIWALI VOTIVE GIFT SET
The Ayurvedic-inspired Lights of Diwali Votive Gift Set by Sundari offers a trio of votives that blend natural essential oils in a soy-based wax. Packaged in a decorative gift box, the scents include Amrus, inspired by an Indian dessert; Gulkand, a traditional Indian recipe involving honey, rose petals, and sugar; and Chameli, the Indian word for jasmine. (310) 478-4898; www.sundari.com.