New Products

New Products for Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012

Our weekly showcase of what's new in shopping trends
2012-11-21T18:30:00Z 2012-11-29T12:19:21Z New Products for Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012Compiled by Philip Potempa,, (219) 852-4327

Heel and heal

Combining two great dry skin eliminating products, this new treatment kit from Nightcare includes the Moisturizing Gel Heel Sock and a 2 ounce tube of Intensive Healing Foot Cream. The Gel Heel Socks have a unique moisture zone made of Visco-Gel that provides deep and continuous softening and moisturizing of hard, dry skin. Dermatologist-tested, the heel socks deliver mineral oil to repair damaged skin and come in a fun leopard print. The Intensive Healing Foot Cream instantly moisturizes skin to help heal and prevent dry, cracked areas. Its velvety, long-lasting formula nourishes feet with beneficial vitamins A, D & E and urea.

WHERE TO BUY: $25 at

Green scene

SC Johnson is helping lead the way for going green. The company has expanded its concentrated refill line to include five of their most trusted brands: Pledge, fantastik, Scrubbing Bubbles, Shout Carpet and Windex. Each of these concentrates comes in small, easy-to-pour bottles (also recyclable) and easy to use by just adding to tap water to fill one of the reusable spray bottles. Money is saved by less plastic need to needless manufacture bottles and avoiding the fuel costs of transporting water.

WHERE TO BUY: Each bottle of concentrate $2.50 and the reusable trigger bottle for 50 cents. Visit www.scjgreenchoices for more details.

Good to go

The makers of Jif Peanut Butter have introduced two new varieties of Jif To Go, the great individual containers of favorite spreads now available in Chocolate Silk Peanut Butter and Chocolate and a Natural Creamy Peanut Butter. For anyone busy and on-the-go, these handy packs go right along for a delicious and convenient snack.

WHERE TO BUY: $3.99 in stores for 8 cups or visit

Full flavor

A perfect ingredient find from a small company producing hand-crafted organic products, Seven Oaks Ranch and owner Brian Chossek make Garlic Gold, created with toasted organic garlic blended with naturally gold options to make varieties like Italian herbs, sea salt, Parmesan and southwest, among others. All gift boxes sets are 40 percent off on Black Friday through Cyber Monday.

WHERE TO BUY: $5.95 for a 2 ounce bottle at or (800) 695-7673

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