Spotlight: New Products
1. PURE TOUCH ORGANICS
Biotone's Pure Touch Organics Massage Creme is an ultra-rich lotion containing organic ingredients, including chamomile, jojoba oil, sesame oil, shea butter, and sunflower oil to nourish, soothe, heal, and hydrate skin. (800) 445-6457; www.biotone.com.
DoshaCare'sVata range is ideal
for clients with dry skin and sensitivity to cold weather. The products in the Vata range—Cleansing Creame, Hydrating Masque, Hydrating Moisturizer, and Hydrating Elixir—contain botanical ingredients and meet fair trade and vegan standards. (310) 802-7880; www.doshacare.com.
3. EVERYDAY MOISTURIZING
Suitable for all skin types, including dry and sensitive, Everyday Moisturizing Body Lotion by Simply Organic is formulated with purifying and balancing ingredients like olive leaf extract to help regulate body moisture and leave skin healthy. (866) 512-4247; www.simplyorganicbeauty.com.
4. PRESIDENTIAL TOWELS
Presidential Towels by A La Turca are specially woven using zero-twist technology to allow air and water molecules to be incorporated into the individual terry loops. These plush, absorbent, and soft Turkish towels are available in washcloth, fingertip, face and hair, and bath-towel sizes, and come in four colors including crème, navy blue, sage, and white. (610) 434-0729; www.alaturcatextiles.com.
5. ALPINE ECOLOGY CREAM
Swiss Line by Dermalab's Alpine Ecology Cream, part of the Force Vitale range, is formulated with alpine organic plant extracts naturally cultivated and harvested by hand. This lightweight cream, which is suitable for all skin types, helps nurture, moisturize, and protect skin.www.swissline.net.
6. BIODYNAMIC COLLECTION
The Biodynamic Collection by Éminence Organic Skin Care is a certified organic skincare range consisting of Bearberry Eye Repair Cream, which nourishes the sensitive eye area; Apricot Calendula Nourishing Cream, which hydrates and repairs skin; Echinacea Recovery Cream, which heals and hydrates; Hawthorne Tonique, which is a mild toner that calms, balances, and protects; and Quince Body Lotion, which softens and heals. (888) 747-6342; www.eminenceorganics.com.
7. GLYCOLIC CITRUS CLEANSER
Ideal for normal, combination, and oily skin types, Glycolic Citrus Cleanser by Sanitas is formulated with glycolic acid to exfoliate skin while removing dirt, oil, and makeup. It also helps fade pigmentation and even skintone. (888) 855-8425; www.sanitas-skincare.com.
FatGirlScrub by Bliss is a body exfoliator that contains grapefruit extract, Himalayan pink salt, peppermint extract, and red algae to stimulate circulation and slough off dead skin cells. Skin is left looking smooth and refreshed. (888) 243-8825; www.blissworld.com.
9. BLEMISHED SKIN TONER
Recommended for acneic and acne-prone skin, Pevonia Botanica's Blemished Skin Toner, from the SpaTeen range, contains a blend of hamamelis bark and kava root extracts to soothe skin, lactic acid and salicylic acid to remove debris, hyaluronic acid to restore skin's hydration level, and natural citrus essential oil to uplift the senses while reducing sebum production. (800) PEVONIA; www.pevonia.com.
10. SUNSCREEN SPF 30
Suitable for all skin types, Medicalia's Sunscreen SPF 30 UVA/UVB Protection, from the Medi-Protect Sun Line range, is a hydrating and moisturizing sunscreen that immediately comforts and cools the skin without leaving a greasy or oily residue. Rich in nourishing ingredients, this formula helps protect skin from harmful UVA and UVB rays
and can be applied under makeup. (866) 314-1975; www.medicalia.com.
Aveda's Enbrightenment range helps diminish the appearance of dark spots and discoloration and improves skin's clarity. The products in the range—Correcting Lotion, Intensive Massage Masque, Cleanser, Correcting Serum, Treatment Toner, and Correcting Creme—also promote a more even skintone, protect against environmental aggressors, and hydrate and soothe skin. (800) 328-0849; www.aveda.com.
12. AIR COMPRESSOR
Temptu's Air Compressor is a lightweight and compact airbrush makeup compressor that features a long-life rechargeable battery; a built-in regulator; a flex hose; an airbrush holder; and a protective carrying case for easy portability. (888) 9-TEMPTU; www.temptu.com.
13. BEAUTY GARDEN
Beauty Garden by Sothys includes five face and body products formulated with ingredients that carry the ECOCERT Organic Cosmetics Label, which guarantees that 95 percent of the ingredients are of natural origin and a minimum of 10 percent come from organic farming. The products in the range include Flower Water with Angelica and Hawthorn, Make-up Removing Fluid with Cherry Bud, Comfort Mask with Helianthus and Rosemary, Body Lotion with Cherry Bud and Lavender, and Face Care with Helianthus and Rosemary. (305) 594-4222; www.sothys.com.
14. PINK GUAVA POMEGRANATE
INDIGENOUS SHEA BUTTER GIFT SET
The Pink Guava Pomegranate Indigenous Shea Butter Gift Set by Shea Terra Organics includes Shea Butter Dead Sea Salt Scrub, Indigenous Silk & Shea Body Lotion, and Silk & Shea Shower Elixir in a handmade bag. The products contain pomegranate seed oil, known for its toning properties. Skin is left looking firmer and smelling sweet. (877) 427-6627; www.sheaterraorganics.com.
15. DEFENSE COMPLETE BODY HYDRATOR
Keep male clients hydrated from head-to-toe with GYM Grooming's Defense Complete Body Hydrator. This body lotion is designed to provide soothing hydration with a blend of humectants, vitamins, and botanicals that smooth and soften dry, rough skin without leaving a greasy feeling. (888) 205-3355; www.gymgrooming.com.
16. BEAUTY IN: TOXINS OUT
Formulated as a quicker alternative to cleansing, detoxifying, and protecting skin, Beauty In: Toxins Out by MD Skincare is a detox duo that helps reverse skin damage and replenish essential oils and antioxidants. The set includes Antioxidant Enzyme Buff, which contains blueberry seeds, papaya enzymes, and sweet almond to nourish the skin and boost skin immunity; and Purifying Bath Crystals, which contain mandarin, oatmeal, and shea butter to detoxify and heal irritation. (888) 830-SKIN; www.mdskincare.com.
17. COOL BEAUTY
Cool Beauty by Jane Iredale is inspired by refreshing sea breezes and crystal clear water. This Spring 2009 collection consists of limited-edition Mini-Matte Finish Powder; Azure PurePressed Triple Eye Shadow; Aquamarine 24-Karat Gold Dust; Pinot Noir Liquid Eye Liner; and PureMoist LipColour SPF 18 in Erin, a soft pink, and Julia, a nude shade. (800) 762-1132; www.janeiredale.com.
18. BODY & LEGS REVITALISING SYSTEM
The Body & Legs Revitalising System by Ionithermie helps refresh and energize tired and swollen legs. The system consists of Emulsion and Serum, which contain Hawaiian red algae extracts, Himalayan cedar essential oil, and micro-algae to act as an anti-inflammatory, and protect, moisturize, and stimulate collagen fibers to help firm skin. (515) 418-9834; www.ionithermieus.com.
19. COFFEEBERRY NATURECEUTICALS
Priori Bioengineered Skincare's CoffeeBerry Natureceuticals line helps decrease the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, evens skintone, reduces the appearance of pigmentation, and helps remove impurities. The products in the line include Radiance Eye Serum, Day Complex, Night Complex, Revitalizing Cleanser, Body Emulsion, Brightening Facial Complex, and Tightening Serum. (800) 419-8783; www.prioriskincare.com.
20. ORGANIC MOISTURIZING LOTIONS
SpaRitual's Organic Moisturizing Lotions are available in three formulations—Look Inside, which features frankincense essential oil to calm and soothe the body and mind, as well as ease aches and tone skin; Open Your Eyes, which contains geranium essential oil to balance the hormone system, fight cellulite, and relieve stress; and Close Your Eyes, which contains eucalyptus essential oil to boost the immune system and ease fatigue and aches. (877) SPA-RITUAL; www.sparitual.com.
21. TREATMENT CREAM
GlyMed Plus's Treatment Cream, part of the Age Management Skin Care System range, is a multi-vitamin and nutrient-enriched cream that helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles and refines the skin. This ultra-hydrating formula contains avocado oil, glycolic acid, hyaluronic acid, polyphenol extracts, shea butter, and vitamins A and E. (800) 676-9667; www.glymedplus.com.
22. BAMBOO SPA CLINICIAN
Provide massage therapists and estheticians with versatility and comfort with Bamboo Spa Clinician by Oakworks. This environmentally friendly treatment table is made from bamboo wood and features auto-adjust removable side armrests, an adjustable face rest, manually adjusted back and knee rests, and a convenient storage cabinet underneath. (800) 558-8850;www.oakworks.com .