We care so much about what we’re putting into our bodies, seeking out natural, organic, GMO-free foods and supplements but what about what we’re putting on our skin? These five Vancouver-based brands are free of chemicals and fillers and are jam-packed with natural, natural beauty products plant-based ingredients that have incredible medicinal benefits for our skin. They are all products you can feel good about, and, bonus, they actually work. Nezza Naturals was co-founded by James Trueit and his daughter Sasha Prior on Galiano Island B.C.
However, when used at small doses in products applied to the skin, the exposure to consumers is very low and therefore there is no health risk. This is why Health Canada considers formaldehyde in aerosol containers to be unsafe, but small amounts of formaldehyde in certain types of cosmetics to be safe, as outlined in the Cosmetic Ingredient Hotlist.
Owned by Quest Personal Care Global Limited, a proudly British, family-owned personal care company, it boasts over 25 years of expertise in the creation and development of beauty and skincare products. Found in nearly 80 markets around the globe, it offers its own portfolio of global brands and also acts as a trusted private label partner for leading international retailers. Scentuals natural & organic skin care is a proudly Canadian toxin-free and cruelty-free company dedicated to providing quality natural products. Handmade in Coquitlam, BC, each product is made in small batches to ensure that our high standards are maintained.
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You can purchase online or through a few retailers across Canada. Established in 2014 by Marilyne Bouchard is Canadian owned and headquartered in Montreal. Their mission is to promote the power of plants through quality body products, made from natural ingredients and with respect for everything around us. Can be purchased A boutique in Montreal, their online store, and other retailers across Canada.
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The Skin Health Program is designed to help guide consumers in selecting healthy skin care products for themselves and their families. Backed by objective medical specialists and led by an Expert Advisory Board, the Program also provides advice for the maintenance of healthy skin, hair and nails. Unique, organic and utterly luscious – Clementine Fields wants to help you get your glow on. We offer the best that green beauty has to offer, from natural makeup to anti aging skincare. Mindfully selected, we carry lines that meet our standards of safety and luxury, products you can feel confident using on yourself and your family. This popular Korean skincare brand has recently made its way to Canada, opening three brick and mortar stores across Ontario. Innisfree uses natural ingredients originating from the Jeju Islands in Korea, from organic tree in their best-selling serums to Jeju volcanic clusters used in their pore-shrinking clay masks.
Along with iceberg water from the icebergs floating by, they also collect local wildflowers, salt and mushrooms to help formulate their products. Their skincare line is comprised of gentle-yet-effective products that are as effective as they are calming.
Refer a friend and they'll enjoy $10 off when they shop online. Conventional, petroleum-based lip products temporarily mask dryness, whereas plant-based formulas actually moisturize. An anti-aging cream targeting signs of aging with supercharged, 7-in-1 benefits for visibly smoother, firmer and younger-looking skin. A skin-strengthening serum that helps protect against skin-aging stressors and visibly correct signs of aging. A nighttime facial oil that visibly restores skin while you sleep. Our products are certified cruelty-free and vegan and made locally with no artificial colors or fragrances. Indeed Labs made its debut in 2011 with the first-ever blurring product and has been churning out groundbreaking formulas ever since.
It’s 100 per cent natural, non-greasy and leaves no pesky white film. Also, once life is back to normal, you absolutely must try its one of their super-charged facials. This luxury hair care brand is all about celebrating its Canadian roots.
Those with dry skin may prefer a slightly thicker and richer moisturizer, especially during winter, while those with more specific skin concerns may want a more specialized daily moisturizer. It has a light, semi-transparent lotion texture that glides easily, especially when applied to dry skin.
Many of the ingredients in cosmetics have been the subject of news reports or have been topics of discussion on the internet. Health Canada regularly reviews these ingredients for their safety. The following represents their current status in cosmetics in Canada. Under these principles, a particular ingredient can be considered hazardous, but safe at low doses, because the exposure is low. For more information on how to report health and safety incidents , see Report an Incident Involving a Consumer Product.