Herbs & Botanicals

Adding a Woman’s Touch to Wellness

As they encounter unique health challenges over the course of their lives, women crave condition-specific products.


Pet Nutrition: A Legal Rundown

A primer on permissible ingredients, claims and other considerations for the growing pet food and supplement market.


From the Corners of the World: Chia: Ancient Crop, Novel Opportunities

There is a small but emerging trend in product development toward ancient crops, and leading this trend is chia.


2016 Beauty Ingredients Directory

A compendium of suppliers and ingredients that can be applied to ingestible or topical beauty and wellness formulas.


Jiaherb Inc.

JIAHERB Inc., the largest herbal extract manufacturer from China


RFI Ingredients

RFI Ingredients, based in Blauvelt, NY, is a manufacturer of innovative natural ingredients for the food, functional food and dietary supplement industries.


Hot Herb Directory

A comprehensive listing of suppliers and their latest and greatest herb offerings.


An Interview with Dr. Laurie Steelsmith

Dr. Laurie Steelsmith is a licensed naturopathic physician and acupuncturist with a 20-year private practice in Honolulu, HI. She and her husband, Alex Steelsmith, are coauthors of Great Sex, Naturally: Every Woman's Guide to Enhancing Her Sexuality Through the Secrets of Natural Medicine.


Repositioning Nutraceutical Products for Growth Markets

Older active adults, a fear of all things artificial and more natural solutions for minor ailments will drive the marketplace.


2016 Beauty Ingredients Directory

A compendium of suppliers and ingredients that can be applied to ingestible or topical beauty and wellness formulas.


Fenugreek: An Herb To Watch

The list of potential health benefits of Fenugreek continues to grow alongside clinical data.


Horphag Research (USA) Inc.

Horphag Research USA is the exclusive North American supplier of Pycnogenol® French maritime pine bark extract. Pycnogenol® is available in more than 700 dietary supplements, cosmetic and functional food and beverage products worldwide.


2014 Beauty Ingredients Directory

Suppliers present their latest contributions to oral and topical beauty formulas.


Identifying Botanical Ingredients

Whether herb powders, extracts or semi-purified preparations, identifying botanical ingredients requires some understanding.


2016 Beauty Ingredients Directory

A compendium of suppliers and ingredients that can be applied to ingestible or topical beauty and wellness formulas.


Product Liability Insurance Exclusions: What’s in Your Policy?

Each carrier has its own unique exclusionary wording, which is constantly changing, so it’s important to examine your exclusion list each year.


Nutraceuticals to Nourish the Mind

Targeted nutrition helps to strengthen and preserve cognitive function.


Healthy Beverage Market Overflowing With Opportunities

Clean and simple formulas that incorporate vital nutrients will continue to gain market share.


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