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2022 Natural Choice Awards

We asked independent natural products retailers to name the brands that have made the greatest impact on their business in the past year, and...

5 Summer Skin Heroes!

Smooth skin with a natural, healthy glow is the summer goal…but often the reality is that skin is either sunburned, dry and ashy, oily...

The Nutri-Beauty Market is Looking Fine

Nutri-beauty, nutricosmetics, beauty-from-within, ingestible beauty—the sheer number of names for this space is a testament to both its novelty and its popularity. What kind...
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Teen Skin Care: Acne Troubleshooting

Teenagers are going through a lot, including hormonal changes that can cause acne. Hormones called androgens increase in teens during puberty, making the skin’s...

Embracing a More Holistic HABA

How has HABA changed over the past year? It’s changed right in line with all the other trends, says Brandon Boothe, Thrive Natural Care...

The Future of Oral Health

Oral health supplies of the future: toothpaste, floss, mouth wash… and probiotics.  Just like the gut, the mouth has a microbiome, and just like in...
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Meet the New-and-Improved HABA

A Broader Definition of Beauty  How many products do you stock that are labeled for “normal” hair or skin? That number is about to drop....

Summer Remedy Kit: Essentials Your Customers Will ♥

Finally! With the brutal winter behind us, we can start looking forward to warmer days enjoying the fresh air and sunshine. And we seriously...

2021 43rd Annual Retailer Survey

Sponsored by We’re not going to bury the lead here, because we know the number everyone wants to know: overall same-store year-over-year growth for independent...

Immune Support: Easing Symptoms

We’ve all been there: Despite efforts to ward off sniffles, coughs, and sneezes, we still end up reaching for the tissues. And when we’re...

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