Personal Care Essentials: Body Care

The May issue of Taste for Life Magazine celebrates natural and organic personal care products.

Masquelier’s Soléderm After Sun Solution Body Lotion: No matter how carefully we protect our skin, it’s hard to deny the pleasure of soaking up the sun’s rays. This after-sun lotion is perfect for applying to the body after spending time outdoors—its natural antioxidant ingredients help reduce redness and inflammation from UV exposure. It has a light natural scent, absorbs quickly, and seems to rehydrate skin right away.

derma e Skin, Hair and Nail Oil: Exotic oils are turning up as rediscovered fountains of youth in lots of personal care products. One of them is kukui, a tropical oil also known as Candlenut and with Pacific island origins. derma e’s clean, multipurpose product blends tried-and-true argan and jojoba oils with this vitamin-packed exotic for effective, low-maintenance skin, hair, and nail care.

Naked Organix Kukui Body Butter: Kukui also turns up in this luscious body butter, infusing it with the antioxidant vitamins A, C, and E, as well as alpha-lineolic acid—great for dry or damaged skin. It also has a scrumptious, clean smell. Ingredients are wildcrafted and there’s nothing synthetic in this formula.

Everyday Shea Lavender Moisturizing Body Lotion: This paraben-free lotion provides excellent absorption and leaves a smooth all-over feeling, thanks to its unrefined shea butter. It’s an outstanding value, plus you can feel good about supporting this fair trade company and its efforts to empower women in West African nations. 



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