Greener Days LLC makes a new organic bug spray called Greener Ways. The 100% Deet-free insect repellent incorporates oils like citronella, lemongrass and cedar. The spray contains no added chemicals, alcohols, scents, plant surfactants, soaps or glycerin, and is appropriate for those with delicate skin, says the company.

Xlear, Inc. has a new all-natural kit geared toward the sinuses. The Sinus Care NETI is made with xylitol and comes with one sinus rinse bottle, six packets of XLEAR xylitol refill solution and one free XLEAR sinus spray sample. Clinical studies have found that xylitol is effective in both relieving nasal discomfort and promoting dental health.

We all know that fussy child who has refused to eat anything but chicken nuggets for weeks on end. “It’s a phase,” her parents say. “She’ll grow out of it soon.” They’re right to a certain extent. All children go through some amount of “stranger danger” with foods, not wanting to eat anything but a few familiar items. Too many kids—from the very young to teenagers—never learn to eat a balanced diet, however.

Skin cancer is a scary possible consequence of spending too much time in the sun, with the scariest and most severe form being melanoma. Melanoma is caused by changes in melanocyte cells that are responsible for producing melanin (skin and hair color), and may appear as a mole, although a previously benign mole can develop into melanoma (1). Melanomas are said to be developed through too much sun exposure, sometimes even developing later in life due to too many bad sunburns as a child.

Kiss My Face Natural Mineral Formula SPF 40 lotion contains Hydresia safflower seeds that offer a controlled release of moisture. Sun protection is provided by titanium dioxide (7.5%) and zinc oxide (10.0%). This product contains no parabens, animal ingredients, artificial fragrance or colors and was not tested on animals.

MyChelle Dermaceuticals, LLC introduces Daily Defense Cream with SPF 17, which nourishes, hydrates and protects skin. It includes astaxanthin from Hawaiian microalgae to fight the appearance of fine lines. The cream includes beta-glucan to help skin lock in moisture. For SPF protection, Daily Dense Cream SPF 17 uses tocotrienols derived from palm.

Washington, D.C.—The Environmental Working Group (EWG) released its sixth annual EWG’s Skin Deep findings on the best and worst sunscreens of 2012, covering everything from sunscreens for the body and face, SPF protection in all kinds of makeup and what’s best for baby.

When it comes to the biggest organ in our bodies, shoppers should know how to keep their skin naturally hydrated and healthy. Here, we pinpoint seven impressive ingredients that may not be familiar to everyone, but will ultimately help moisturize the one organ that people actually see.

Sibu Beauty has added several new products to its line of sea buckthorn-infused skincare products. The line extension includes a purifying mask, an exfoliating scrub and a clarifying toner. Sea buckthorn is a source of omegas-3, -6, -7 and -9 plus antioxidants that support healthy skin, hair and nails.