Whole-plant supplements line
Alpine Pure?s new herbal supplements line, launched in the US, includes artichoke, echinacea and St. John?s wort. Swiss-made and regulated, the supplements contain dried fresh plant juices from whole organic plants grown in Germany and France, which are harvested at their peak. They are encapsulated in soft gels and packaged in an air-tight blister pack, the company reports, in order to ensure maximum protection of the active ingredients. Alpine Pure is a division of Dr. Dünner of Switzerland.
+1 888 332 3392
Organic mini mists
Resting in the River Organic Farm and Natural Products? new mini Healing Highdration Mists combine the healing power of certified organic herbs, the moisturizing effects of aloe vera and the aromatherapeutic properties of essential oils.
With the plants all sourced organically on the company?s land in New Mexico, the three scents include Lavender & Organic Spilanthes, Tangerine & Organic Calendula, and Rose & St. John?s Wort.
+1 888 465 0563
Toothpaste with xylitol
Xlear Inc has expanded its xylitol-based Spry Dental Defense System with a new Spry Coolmint Toothpaste. In addition to xylitol, the paste includes hydrated silica, sorbitol, glycerine, flavour, sodium methyl cocoyl taurate, calcium glycerophosphate, sodium lauroyl sarcosinate, titanium dioxide, cellulose gum, stevia rebaudiana, sodium benzonate, aloe vera gel and parsley seed oil.
+1 877 599 5327 (US)
+1 801 224 0937 (international)
Within TwinLab?s Ultra Harvest line are three new food-based multi-vitamins that contain 18 essential vitamins, minerals and other nutrients. Among the products are a Super Foods Blend, with 18 ingredients, such as kelp, green algae and spirulina; a Digestive Blend with amylase, protease, lipase AN and cellulose; and an Essential Fatty Acids Blend with borage seed oil, flax seed oil and safflower oil. A major North American manufacturer of dietary supplements, TwinLab is based in New York.
+1 631 467 3140
Digestive health aid
California-based Earthrise Nutritionals has launched Spirulina Digest and Flora Support, a supplement designed to enhance digestive system health. The proprietary formula combines the probiotic effects of lactobacillus, and the digestive support of 11 digestive enzymes including: amylase, glucoamylase 1, glucoamylase 2, lactase, invertase/sucrase, cellulose, and xylanase mixed in a base of spirulina and prebiotic fructooligosaccharides.
+1 800 949 7473
Organic-made immune support
Organic Insure Immune Support by ZAND contains herbs to strengthen the immune system: Echinacea angustifolia root, Echinacea purpurea herb, goldenseal root, red clover herb, sage leaf, burdock root, peppermint leaf, parsley leaf, fennel seed, ginger root, elecampane root, chamomile flower, valerian root, bayberry bark, blessed thistle herb, barberry bark and cayenne fruit. The formula contains 95 per cent organic herbs, alcohol and brown rice syrup. The product is certified organic by Quality Assurance International.
+1 800 232 4005
Four herbs for liver protection
Hepatiguard is an herbal formal to support liver function, containing milk thistle extract, bupleurum root, phyllanthus amarus leaf and turmeric. Made by North American Pharmacal, these four well-studied ingredients are known to promote the natural elimination of toxins from the body, its maker says.