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Bethany Karlyn, 49 Prtty Peaushun
Key ingredients: Avocado butter, grapefruit wax, jojoba gel, green tea extract, rosemary extract, arnica, and natural minerals among others. It’s all 100 percent vegan, 95 percent raw, and fragrance-, dye- and paraben-free.
Recent developments: Karlyn is testing a nonchemical SPF version of the lotion.
Where to buy: Joyus (joyus.com); OpenSky (opensky.com)