Xcentric introduces spray-on arnica product
LAS VEGAS — Xcentric recently launched Novarnica, a spray-on arnica product, in the Canadian market in January, and over the first three months generated $3 million in sales. External analgesics is a category where consumers are always on the lookout for a new pain-relieving option that works, which means new formats like this spray-on arnica could become a good seller.
Homeolab launches chewable tablets for respiratory relief
MONTREAL — Homeolab is in the process of launching three chewable tablets for respiratory care: Real Relief Asthma Respiratory Care, Real Relief Asthma Nighttime and Real Relief Allergy. Retailing for a suggested S11.99, the homeopathic tablets help relieve symptoms associated with asthma, including gasping for air, difficulty breathing, wheezing, coughing and excess mucus. Since Primatene Mist had been pulled off the market at the end of 2012, there has not been a significant asthma care brand in the self-care space. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, 25 million Americans have asthma.
Consumers get professional results at home
NEW YORK — Syneron Beauty recently introduced its Pearl Brilliant White Ionic Teeth Whitening system, which is the first new at-home teeth whitening technology to be cleared by the FDA in more than 10 years. The device uses a micro-current to active Pearl’s whitening gel, allowing it to penetrate the enamel to erase years of stains without sensitivity or irritation, the company stated.