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New Products for Thursday, March 14, 2013

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2013-03-13T18:30:00Z New Products for Thursday, March 14, 2013Compiled by Philip Potempa,, (219) 852-4327

Garden green

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Kiss My Face, billed as "green and as kissable as they come." Kiss My Face products come packaged with the highest level of post consumer, recycled content. Liquid Rock Roll On Deodorant in Cucumber Green Tea is especially popular It's liquid mineral crystal formula that prevents odor with natural mineral salt and White Willow Bark and natural herbs deter odor. It provides effective all day protection in a convenient roll-on this is both aluminum chlorhydrate and paraben free.

WHERE TO BUY: $5.99 in stores like Whole Foods or at

Mint to be

Peppermint Foot Crème is another natural, effective and cruelty-free tested product by Kiss My Face. The peppermint oil stimulates the skin and the cocoa, shea and mango butters are the ingredients that smooth and soothe. It also contains grape seed oil to moisturize and regenerate the skin. And as a bonus, there's a cranberry fruit extract included to work as an emollient.

WHERE TO BUY: From $8.95 in stores like Whole Foods or at

A greener side

Moisture Shave in Key Lime is a great way to start the day with a shave. The lime ingredient is a natural, cooling antiseptic that also acts as an astringent and the olive oil and coconut oil, with the aloe vera and antiseptic goldenseal help moisturize and heal the skin. Lady's mantle, sage, horsetail, and orange flower all act as astringents and refreshers. The soapwort lathers and is effective at cleansing and reducing facial and body acne. Even better, there are no aerosols or unnecessary chemicals.

WHERE TO BUY: $4.99 at stores like Whole Foods or

Assorted greenery

Keep Irish eyes smiling with the traditional fresh basket arrangement for St. Patrick's Day offering for 2013 by It features gorgeous Bells of Ireland flowers, said to bring good luck to anyone that receives them, gathered with green carnations, poms and a festive ribbon for a finishing touch. Fitting as a table centerpiece or as the center of St. Patty's Day décor. There's also a hint of monte casino, gathered with variegated pittosporum, all hand-designed in a handled willow basket. In Northwest Indiana, Whiting Flower Shop, 1341 119th St. in Whiting, re-creates all of the designs. The shop can be reached at (800) 210-2180.

WHERE TO BUY: $39.99 at your local florist or

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