OTC Product News: August 2021

Pharmacy Times, August 2021, Volume 87, Issue 8
Pages: 28

BeautiCap Hair Vitamins
Manufactured by BeautiCap by Dr Sankar

These capsules contain carefully selected antioxidants and vitamins proven to help strengthen hair follicles and grow strong hair. They contain ascorbic acide, biotin, cyanocobalamin, folate, riboflavin, and vitamin A, and they are cruelty and gluten free, as well as vegan. A pharmacist with an interest in nutrition and its impact on beauty developed these supplements, which are effective in both men and women.

Nourishing Hand Wash, Hand Sanitizer
Manufactured by Dove

Dove is entering the hygiene space with its new Deep Cleansing Hand Wash, Foaming Hand Wash, and Hand Sanitizer. All the products aim to remove germs while moisturizing and nourishing skin. Notably, the hand sanitizer is 99.99% effective against germs, keeps skin moisturized for up to 8 hours, and is available in scents such as shea butter with warm vanilla and lavender with yogurt.

Humble CBD
Manufactured by Humble Specialty Products, LLC

Humble Specialty Products has launched a new line of cannabidiol (CBD) products for busy lifestyles that includes a balm, chewables, a dropper, single-serve oil drops, and softgels. The Humble CBD Balm is 1000 mg of CBD in a roll-on. The chewable is available in 750-mg or 1000-mg dosages, and the softgels are available in 900 or 1000 mg. The dropper comes in 3 strengths and 8 flavors, and the single-serve oil drops are 33 mg of CBD per serving and available in 4 flavors. The line is marketed to “skaters, surfers, snowboard enthusiasts, and beyond as an option to incorporate into their wellness regimens,” according to a company news release.

GoodSkin MD
Manufactured by Procter & Gamble

With science-backed products formulated for sensitive skin, Procter & Gamble’s new GoodSkin MD line features 6 hypoallergenic skin care products proven to help improve skin resiliency and reduce the effects of stress on skin. The collection includes a brightening serum with vitamin C complex, a facial cleanser to remove dirt and oil without drying the skin, a facial moisturizer with zinc oxide sunscreen (sun protection factor 15), a night cream to strengthen the skin’s natural barrier, a rescue cream to smooth imperfections, and a smoothing serum with vitamin B complex.