Aubrey Organics has debuted a line of sunscreens and after sun care products. With SPFs of 15 and 30, the line offers broad-spectrum, UVB/UVA protection. The company says all products are made with zinc oxide and titanium dioxide and many organic ingredients. The line includes Active Lifestyles Sunscreen, Green Tea Sunscreen, After Sun Face/Body Moisturizer and more.

Eco Lips announces new colors in its Eco Tints line. Eco Tints are organic and are free of carmine, lead, gluten, lanolin, and petroleum. Eco Tints lip balms contain organic oils such as sunflower, castor and coconut as well as organic beeswax and aloe vera to keep the lips soft. Shades Moonstone, Sugar Plum, and Coralyte join the three existing colors in the line.

Did you know an estimated 85% of individuals 12–24 years of age suffer from acne? Not only does this number appear to be rising, but acne is affecting an older demographic as well with an estimated 50% of adult women and 25% of adult men suffering from it at some point in their lives.

Indie Tea has rolled out Wise Man’s Caravan Chai Tea Body Lotion made with  Shea Butter, Mango and Aloe Vera. The product is also blended with Indie Tea’s Wise Man's Caravan Chai tea and is 100% hand-made in the USA. “Our mission is simply to provide the highest-quality products and service to our customers at the lowest-possible prices,” the firm says.
SRP: $13.99 for 9-oz aluminum bottle.

One Love Organics has just created a water-free skincare line. The line is made from the finest and purest ingredients such as watermelon seed oil and organic Bulgarian rose oil. Available are Brand New Day Microderma Scrub & Masque; Love Springs Eternal Youth Preservation Serum; Easy Does It Foaming Cleanser; Skin Savior Waterless Multi Balm; New Best Friend Skin Shammy; and Beautiful Wisdom Scoop.

New on the market is Swell Skin’s Swell Face Treatment, made with ingredients intended to “cleanse skin while reducing acne, rosacea and dermatitis and promoting full, youthful, even-toned skin.” The product offers omegas and bacteria protection with ingredients like sea buckthorn, aloe vera, vitamin E and coconut oil.

Emani Minerals added Foundation and Kabuki makeup brushes to its line of eight vegan brushes. According to the company, the brushes are made from soft synthetic bristles that are tipped to deliver a precise application. This green, organic cosmetics company also has powder, blush, shadow, contour, brow/liner and lip brushes.

Rockville, MD—The labeling and marketing of sunscreens just got a whole lot harder. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued new rules that introduce revised parameters for what sunscreen manufacturers can say about their products.

Staying safe in the sun is a huge concern for anyone spending time outdoors. Whether your shoppers are lounging at the beach, working outside or just taking a stroll through the park, they are at risk for skin damage from the sun. Sunscreen is essential, but with so many on the market, it is difficult for consumers to know the differences and which to choose. Thankfully, there are numerous natural choices to keep skin safe from burns without coating it with harmful chemicals.