The Original Dove Beauty Bar

Your wardrobe shouldn’t be the only thing that transitions from winter to spring. Ease into your spring skincare routine with the #1 Dermatologist recommended bar – Dove Beauty Bar.

Ordinary soap can cause the “squeaky clean” feeling that many people often mistake for clean, which can actually be a sign of dry skin damage. Formulated with the brand’s signature ¼ moisturizing creamDove Beauty Bar won’t strip away skin’s moisture like soap can and replenishes nutrients lost in the cleansing process.

For your readers, we have created an eye-catching, downloadable infographic to help illustrate a healthy skincare routine and an interactive Digital Quiz that will put your reader’s skincare knowledge to the test! We’ve included the embed link for the Digital Quiz below for your reference.



Campaign Invites Pet Adopters to be Part of the World’s Largest Photo Mosaic of Adopted Pets and Their People 
While Aiming to Raise $3.1 Million to Save Animals

San Antonio, TX  – The Petco Foundation, a leading animal welfare funder, is teaming up with award-winning artist and creator of the heart-warming MUTTS comic strip, Patrick McDonnell for the annual “Love Changes Everything” campaign in an effort to raise $3.1 million to support lifesaving animal welfare work nationwide.

The “Love Changes Everything” Campaign kicks-off March 3 – 4 with a National Adoption Event Weekend in participating Petco and Unleashed by Petco stores and runs through April 1.  But there’s more—this year pet adopters can join the Petco Foundation in creating the world’s largest mosaic mural of adopted pets and their people. Adopters submitting photos at will be eligible to win daily prizes, along with funding for the adoption organization that introduced them to their pet.

The mosaic, powered in partnership with WholeHearted pet food, will come to life in New York City’s Union Square Park on Sunday, March 25 from noon to 4:00 PM at the All for Love Adoption Rally featuring adoptable pets from more than twenty New York area animal welfare organizations. Attendees can meet MUTTS creator Patrick McDonnell, pose for pictures with the famed MUTTS characters Mooch and Earl and participate in other fun activities centered around celebrating pet adoption.
“Patrick McDonnell has been a champion of pet adoption for years, and we are thrilled to join forces again with MUTTS to promote pet adoption and raise funds to help animals across the country. We hope our Love Changes Everything’ campaign, along with this mosaic mural, inspires everyone to join the lifesaving movement by adopting, donating or volunteering. With six adopted pets of my own, I can confidently say that the love of an adopted pet does change everything,” said Susanne Kogut, president of the Petco Foundation.

Animal lovers can support the “Love Changes Everything” campaign by making a donation in any Petco, Unleashed by Petco store or online at Anyone who makes a donation of $10 or more will receive a limited-edition tote bag featuring MUTTS artwork specifically designed for the Love Changes Everything campaign.
To learn more about the “Love Changes Everything” campaign and the photo mosaic, please visit To learn more about Patrick McDonnell and his commitment to promoting pet adoption, watch Episode 6 “Shelter Me: Hearts and Paws” hosted by Kristen Bell and featuring MUTTS creator Patrick McDonnell online at ShelterMe.TV or visit MUTTS. To learn more about WholeHearted pet food go to



About the Petco Foundation

At the Petco Foundation, we believe that every animal deserves to live its best life. Since 1999, we’ve invested more than $200 million in lifesaving animal welfare work to make that happen. With our more than 4,000 animal welfare partners, we inspire and empower communities to make a difference by investing in adoption and medical care programs, spay and neuter services, pet cancer research, service and therapy animals, and numerous other lifesaving initiatives. Through our Think Adoption First program, we partner with Petco stores and animal welfare organizations across the country to increase pet adoptions. So far, we’ve helped more than 5.5 million pets find their new loving families, and we’re just getting started. Visit to learn more about how you can get involved.

Clinically Proven Anti-Hair Loss Products to Reshape the Hair and Beauty Landscape

REKZE Laboratories confirms efficacy of its cosmetic hair care line through comprehensive clinical tests performed by an independent laboratory, showing 63 shampoo, 43 conditioner and 24 serum improve hair thickness and hair density, essential conditions in fighting hair loss and promotes healthy hair growth. Launched a little over a year ago, REKZE Laboratories anti-hair loss and hair growth stimulating line of products has now clinically demonstrated both the safety of its compounds, and efficacy of its properties.

REKZE Laboratories hair care line is also dermatologist tested on sensitive skin, made with natural ingredients, and hypoallergenic.

The 63 shampoo, 43 conditioner, and 24 serum from REKZE Laboratories have been clinically tested on both women and men with hair fall tendency, noticeable diffuse thinning, dry damaged aspect of hair, and hair that is easily breakable. REKZE Laboratories hair care line is also dermatologist tested on sensitive skin, made with natural ingredients, and hypoallergenic.

The clinical study for all three products has been conducted for a period of 4 weeks on a control group of 25 people, women and men, with all types of hair. 63 shampoo improved hair thickness by 3% and hair density by 19% in the control group, after just 4 weeks of using the product, while 43 conditioner showed improvement of hair thickness by 5% and hair density by 21% in the control group. The clinical study conducted for the 24 serum showed an increase of 7% in hair thickness, and 25% in hair density after just 4 weeks of use.

In addition, on the self-evaluation of the subjects, 80% of the volunteers using 63 shampoo felt their hair stronger, 76% felt their scalp revitalized, while 64% of them said they’ve seen less hair loss. 64% of them consider the shampoo better than any other similar product they’ve used before, and 80% of them would buy the product. While using the 43 conditioner, 72% of the volunteers noticed reduced hair loss, while 84% of them noted improved hair condition, among other benefits. 76% of the volunteers would buy the product. The 24 serum was noted to reduce hair loss by 75% of the volunteers, while 55% said it stimulated hair growth, 63% said they felt their hair condition improved, while 76% said their hair looks fuller. 59% of the volunteers said 24 serum is better than any similar product they’ve used before, and that they would buy it.

REKZE Laboratories formulas for its anti-hair loss and hair growth stimulating hair care line combines some of the most well-known ingredients showing the greatest efficacy in stimulating hair growth and reducing hair loss, and they were created as a result of a high technology innovation process, specially conceived for both women and men. The formulas contain a carefully selected blend of DHT blockers, organic plant extracts and nutrients gentle to the hair and skin, which clean and nourish the scalp and hair follicles to stimulate the scalp naturally, boosting blood circulation.

REKZE Laboratories is a privately held-boutique company specialized in manufacturing innovative cosmetic and beauty products for hair and skin. Its innovative line of hair care products designed to restore the optimal environment for hair regrowth currently includes the 63 shampoo, 43 conditioner, 24 serum and 28 scalp wipes. REKZE Laboratories products are specially designed to deliver maximum results through non-prescription over-the-counter beauty products.

Rekze Laboratories brand is represented by two corporate entities based in the United States, Rekze Laboratories LLC, and respectively, in the United Kingdom, Rekze Laboratories Ltd, both entities are privately held.

For more information about products and company, please visit


DIRTYBIRD ENERGY – Natural Soaps that Give you Energy and Just What Your Skin is Craving…

DirtyBird Energy soaps are all-natural soaps that come in a variety of bars perfect for men and women, active or non-active, with each bar suiting a different need. And the customizable monthly subscription or multi-bar packs make fantastic and unique gifts for that special someone.

The Energy and Recover bars are infused with caffeine to help jumpstart your day and the Relax bar is when you need a little now time in your shower or bath.

And the NEW Replenish bar with 30% natural moisturizers made with natural cocoa and shea butters and creams, (and NO petroleum!), is fantastic for that itchy, dry winter skin or sun-exposed summer skin.

All are made in the USA and come in a reusable container. They can be bought in single bars, great multi-packs that make awesome gifts and monthly customizable subscriptions.

DirtyBird Energy would be perfect for featured reviews, winter or summer skin stories, active lifestyle must-haves, natural product, beauty & grooming round-ups and gift guides. (great for Mother’s Day & Father’s Day coming up!)

Wouldn’t it be great if you can get the energy you need naturally without having to drink so much of that morning coffee or down an energy drink?

And would be great if you could get a soap that not only delivered that energy naturally, but included other natural ingredients good for your skin and helping you with whatever needs you have in your daily shower?

DirtyBird Energy soaps can do just that! Whether you wantENERGY, need to RELAX after a long hard day,REPLENISH your skin with key moisturizers,  or need toRECOVER from a hard workout, a long hike or day at the beach playing volleyball or with your kids…DirtyBird has you covered!

DirtyBird Energy is dedicated to creating products to help productivity for active, busy lifestyles.  Whether it is getting up and out of the house, at school, at the office, during a workout, or raising children, they want to help everyone be at their best and most productive!

Each DirtyBird Energy Bar is infused with ingredients to help achieve this goal.

The ENERGY Soap bars are infused with caffeine and peppermint oil to energize the body and mind. Scientific studies show caffeine absorbs through pores and hair follicles, which will energize the body even before your first cup of coffee in the morning.  Caffeine has also been used for years in spas on the skin as an anti-oxidant to reduce the look of aging and cellulite.

Not a fan of the caffeine…don’t worry…they also have the all-natural RELAX Soap as well…

The RELAX Soap bars are infused with lavender, chamomile, rosemary, and ylang ylang essential oils.  Each of these oils absorbs to relax the body and mind as well as soothe the skin.  An evening shower with Relax helps to promote a restful sleep allowing you to wake up refreshed and ready for the day ahead.

The  RECOVER Soap is specially formulated bar helps to take on some of the recovery for you, gently exfoliating away dirt, grime and dry skin to allow optimal absorption of its ingredients. Infused with Arnica, Eucalyptus and Rosemary extracts, this trifecta of body treatments aims to encourage faster healing of bumps, bruises and inflammation so that you can rest up and ready yourself for your next day at school, big game or whatever life has to throw at you (or vice versa). This one does contain caffeine as well.

The NEW REPLENISH Bar is a great way to moisturize your skin with 30% natural moisturizers made with natural cocoa and shea butters and creams, (and NO petroleum!). That is more moisturizer per bar than any of the leading moisturizing bars out there! And just like the rest of the DirtyBird Energy soaps, REPLENISH is made with all-natural ingredients.

The REPLENISH bar is designed to drench your skin in softness and with no fragrance, no caffeine and no scrubbing beads, it is perfect for a daily facial soap…but we think it’s great for your whole body!

And the soap isn’t the only thing that’s special! DirtyBird Energy soap comes packaged in their patented reusable container, that snaps shut and allows you to take your soap anywhere; the gym, camping, vacation, anywhere…or use it to keep other goodies in.

And DirtyBird Energy is proudly made in the U.S.A….another plus!

DirtyBird Energy Soaps are available in singles, a 2-pack variety, 6 packs or in customizable monthly membership, delivered right to your door ever month!


Folk art with a modern twist – new from Walter Foster Publishing

Put a fresh spin on the traditional with Folk Art Fusion: Americana.

Featuring projects that instruct artists of all skill levels how to draw and paint subjects including quaint homes, colorful gardens, beautiful birds, and textured florals, Folk Art Fusion: Americana features American-themed folk art infused with a modern twist. Simultaneously fresh and nostalgic, it draws on America’s rich artistic tradition and heritage and provides a fun, accessible take on creating beloved scenes from the heartland.

Learn to draw and paint charming American folk art with a colorful, modern twist

By Joy Laforme

February 13, 2018

$21.95 US · $28.95 CAN · 128 pages · Paperback

ISBN: 9781633224636

Walter Foster Publishing


What do Taco’s and Hair Oil Have In Common?

Three Little Words
A hair care line that make (cheeky) name for itself (and their products) in the U.S.

Made exclusively in Melbourne by an industry veteran, Three Little Words (TLW) is an innovation in hair care systems developed for consumers with busy lives who demand multifunctional products.

With a full product line up, Let’s Get Taco’s(125ml) is TLW’s signature hair oil designed to repair hair from the inside out leaving smooth, healthy-looking results. Formulated with grape seed oil, the treatment moisturizes, strengthens, repairs and adds shine while, the Kakadu plum oil ingredient provides UV protection and heat resistance.

With additional products all baring cheeky names like Winter is Coming and I’m Really Busy, each product in the line is designed to prolong the life of your style, while reducing drying time, minimizing the need for washing too often, improving the condition of the hair, and giving a sensational salon-quality nish.

TLW is available for $20.00 at with all products using only the best natural ingredients, free of sulfates and parabens, and are never tested on animals.

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