Will the price of Vaseline go up with the rising cost of a barrel of oil? Seems like a stupid question, but a topsy-turvy economy can affect the beauty business, too. The Body Shop lowered prices on over 300 products in its Canadian boutiques on May 12 to reflect the Canadian dollar’s parity with the American greenback. Stretch your summer bath and beauty dollar with Canuck top sellers like Coconut Body Butter (now $20), Vitamin E Eye Cream ($17), Tea Tree Oil Facial Wash ($11.50), Satsuma Body Polish ($20) and Chamomile Eye Makeup Remover ($14.50). 100 Bloor West, 416-928-1180, and others, www.thebodyshop.ca.