plaque-reducing xylitol, as well as stevia extracts for sweetness
and pure peppermint and spearmint mint oils to freshen breath.
Naturally sourced silicas whiten teeth without using bleaching
ingredients, according to the company.
Botanically Bright whitening toothpastes are available in
Spearmint with Aloe & Chamomile and Peppermint with Xylitol
& Propolis flavor for a suggested retail price of $5.99.
More info: www.tomsofmaine.com
Honey Based Beauty Mask from Vermont Soap
•The new Honey Love Beauty Mask from Vermont Soap is a
certified organic conditioning and exfoliating
skin treatment designed
to restore and maintain
skin. The key ingredient
is pure organic honey,
which is a mild natural
exfoliate that gently removes older, dead outer
skin cells stimulating new
young cells to be created
underneath, according to
the Middlebury, VT-based
company. The mask also
contains organic vegetable glycerin and organic
lavender oil. Both a 2.5oz
bottle $12.48) and a 1.5oz bottle ($7.98) can be found online and
at health food stores.
More info: www.vermontsoap.com
Vermont Soap’s new mask
Lia Skincare Offers a Three-Step
Regimen for Tweens
•Designed for tweens, Lia Skincare is a new, all-natural col-
lection, which features a three-step system that is gentle enough
Lia is a new skin care line for tweens.
to use twice daily. The range includes Lia Face Wash; Lia Face
Toner pads and Lia Face Lotion with SPF 30.
Lia Skincare also offers specific skin-type scrubs for a deeper
clean once a week, including the Natural Grapefruit Face Scrub
(for normal skin) and the Lemon Sugar Face Scrub (for drier skin).
More info: www.liaskincare.com
Seventh Generation Expands
Home Care Collection
•This season, Seventh Generation is bulking up its home
care line with three new specialty cleaners as well as a new dish
liquid and laundry detergent packs that are all USDA Certified
The specialty cleaners (Wood, Granite/Stone, and Stainless
Steel for $4.99 each) are made with a unique blend of plant-based ingredients and organic coconut oil. The Hand Care Dish
Liquid ($3.49) features essential oils and botanical extracts as well
Mandarin and Sandalwood
as Advanced HerbaVera Moisturizing Technology. The Natural
Laundry Detergent Packs are free of dyes, synthetic fragrances
and optical brighteners. They are effective in hot or cold water
and are available in two sizes: 30 Count ($9.99) and 50 Count
More info: www.seventhgeneration.com
Clarisonic Takes It to the Next Level
•An innovation for all types of skin to sing
about, Aria is Clarisonic’s pitch-perfect addition to the famously functional Clarisonic
Sonic Skin Cleansing family. In keeping with
the key of C (Clarisonic), the Aria ($199) is as
fashionable as it is functional, hitting all the
right notes with the ever-evolving modern
woman, claims the company.
The Aria includes“intelligent” features that
mark it as the next generation in sonic skin
cleansing devices: three speeds make for a
variety of customizable cleansing options, an
illuminated bezel indicates speed selection as
well as pause and charging modes, an adjustable timer and more.
More info: www.clarisonic.com •