For spring/summer 2009, Anise Cosmetics and its Nail-Aid division feature a select few colors out of more than 600 unique colors made from toxic-free chemicals, and without sacrifice to the environment. The spring/summer collection dubbed “Spirit”, features “lively, yet sophisticated, shades that encourage new attitudes. Exotic roses and corals convey an optimistic outlook. Refined and seductive pinks combine with stabilizing neutrals in a time of revitalization.” The line-up includes: Light Cuisine sheer cream, Fresh Face sheer cream, Sweet Deal cream, Icing on the Cake sheer low shimmer, Thank Heavens cream, Itsy Bitsy Peachy cream, Maximum Punch cream, Copacabana cream, Spring Me Flowers cream, Bright Eyes cream, Pink with Pleasure low shimmer and La Vita Fuschia low shimmer.
The collection also includes: Shine on Me High Shimmer, Pedal to the Metal High Shimmer, Silver Digger Medium Shimmer, White Knight Low Shimmer, Mint Condition Cream, Yellow Kitty Cream, Club Tropicana Medium Shimmer, Orange You Hot? Cream, Limoncello Cream, Gold Hunter High Shimmer and finally, Fake ‘n Bake High Shimmer. Professional products such as a new Fast Dry Top Coat and Hard Base Coat are available to help preserve color richness and strength after application.
Like all Anise products, Spirit collection spring/summer 2009 products produced in a U.S. laboratory without toxic chemicals such as formaldehyde, toluene and dibutyl phthalate. All Anise products use only 100% vegetarian and cruelty free ingredients. Look for the Anise “Sensuous” display at beauty salons and beauty supply houses around the country to purchase, or Anise products can be purchased online through the official Anise Cosmetics website.
Owned by former fashion industry veteran Tam Tran, Anise cosmetics is a provider of professional nail products and cosmetics that are 100% free of toxic chemicals. In 2004, Nail-Aid, a division of Anise Cosmetics, became the first world’s first treatment brand to be 100% free of toxic chemicals. The brand is a proud sponsor of “The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics,” and it bears the “Cruelty Free” symbol – meaning, the company is strictly opposed to animal testing, and uses only ingredients that are 100% safe and respectful of the environment. The company’s goal is to “always leave the smallest footprint on the environment and set an example for other nail care companies to follow.” Anise:
·has partnered with the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics and the Breast Cancer Fund to help curb the manufacture and distribution of unsafe cosmetics.
·publicly opposes the testing of any of its products or ingredients on animals.
·is committed to supporting a 100% vegetarian ingredients policy. To insure that practices meet the highest standards, Anise requires the strictest compliance by all of its ingredient suppliers.
·has been certified by both PETA and the Leaping Bunny Organization. We comply with the Humane Cosmetics Standard in the United Kingdom. Each Nail-Aid division’s product packages are labeled No Animal Testing and No Animal By-Products.
·is committed to the environment and the supporting of sustainable development. To counteract the global warming impact of carbon dioxide emissions and to prevent air pollution, Anise and its divisions are carbon neutral. Anise purchases renewable wind energy credits from Green Mountain Energy Company (greenmountain.com) and has partnered with American Forests (americanforests.org) through their Global ReLeaf Tree Planting program.
·is the only nail care company that has taken this proactive commitment to immediately reduce our impact on the environment.
·uses reusable and recyclable packaging materials and the most environmentally friendly packaging systems available to reduce waste.
·never have or will use non-biodegradable plastic packaging for our products. Anise only uses 100% recyclable and environmentally responsible cardboard packaging.
Anise Cosmetics features four collections per year, selling unique nail colors and treatments to salons and retailers. Nail-Aid treatments include: Grow Tougher, Natural Growth Therapy, Brush On Wrap Thickener and Hardener, Peeling Nail Intense Repair Gel, Nail Recovery (after artificial removal of nails), Clear Liquid Bandage Broken Nail Repair, Yellow No More, Cuticle Cure Anti-Microbial Formula and Fast Dry Top Coat Anti-Chip Formula.
Anise Cosmetics Contact:
18411 West Dixie Highway
North Miami Beach, FL 33160