New Legislation Could Have a Major Impact on Cosmetics Industry

What retailers and suppliers need to know about the Safe Cosmetics Act of 2011.On June 24, Representatives Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Ed Markey (D-MA) and...

Peptides for Premium Skincare

How peptides support healthy, youthful skin.Television personality and surgeon Mehmet Oz, M.D., made an example of one of his guests on a February 2012...

Safety Under the Sun

Summer is fast approaching, and with fun in the sun comes an added concern: skin protection. Slathering on sunblock may seem like a no-brainer, but many people are unaware of the toxic chemicals found in most conventional sunscreens. Being that skin cancer and other sun-related complications are hot topics of concern, consumers can use your guidance to find safer options and know what to avoid when gearing up for the season.

The Wonder from Down Under

Studies Bolster Support for Tea Tree Oil For thousands of years, indigenous Australians have used the leaves of the paper bark tree for its medicinal...

Naturalizing Feminine Hygiene

How to help shoppers make the move from harmful to wholesome.As we move into a more health- and environmentally-conscious age, it is a wonder...

Intimacy in Your Store

A look at natural personal lubricants.If vaginal dryness is affecting some of your female customers, inform them of the benefits of natural personal lubricants...

Plant Stem Cells: Breaking New Ground in Skincare

Plant stem cell research is an exciting frontier in skincare.Many people would like to remain eternally young and radiant. While no magic bullet will...

It’s All Natural at Expo West

A preview of Expo West events, with advice for covering the show from key natural products retailers.It’s that time of the year again! Natural...

Hot Skincare Trends of 2013

Learn about some of the hottest personal care categories on the market today.In the natural realm, keeping up appearances isn’t about covering up. It’s...

A Natural Smile

Give shoppers something to smile about with natural oral care options.When it comes to making healthy lifestyle choices, shoppers may think they’re covering all...

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