Canadian Skin Care Brands You Should Be UsingOnce difficult to find, K-beauty is now more accessible than ever to beauty lovers all across Canada. If you’re looking to get your fix, here are the best Korean skincare brands and the products we love from each that Canadians can now blissfully get their hands on. If skincare in Canada is living in 2020, Korean skincare is in 2050. The beauty world has often looked to K-beauty brands for their innovative products that put the North American AHA-loving, microbiome maniacs to shame.
In Italian Belmondo translates to ˜beautiful world’, and all of Belmondo’s products are named after all of the beautiful things in nature. Elizabeth Grant created the cosmetic and skin care company sixty years ago in England. Prior to developing her own company, Grant worked as a make up artist and worked on movie stars Sean Connery, and Vivian Leigh. Grant’s daughter-in-law best natural skincare Marion Witz joined the Elizabeth Grant team in 1995, and moved the company to Canada. Racinne offers quality Korean skincare products that are available to Canadians across the country. Their mission is to have people think differently, and feel beautiful in their skin. Their products are available at select supermarkets across Canada, or on their website.
These days for me it’s filling the tub, pouring a good glass of rose and grabbing a great book. The chances that a product will irritate the skin often corresponds with how dramatic a result it can give, and that definitely applies to benzoyl peroxide.
Great skincare doesn’t have to be expensive, so we made it a point to choose products that offer the most significant effect at the lowest cost. For simple products like cleansers and moisturizers that can be very affordable, while products with more targeted effects and impressive ingredients can cost a little bit more. We find that more often than not the expensive luxury products are not really worth the price.
When applied daily, a single tube can last for over 5 months. This gel seems creamy and a little gritty at first, but once you massage it in it leave behind a smooth, matte finish. The tube it comes in is easy and convenient, and It has a mild, medicinal smell. While this isn’t the cheapest product on this list, when compared to other chemical exfoliants available on the market it’s definitely on the affordable end.
Offering broad spectrum protection, Ombrelle is brand that’srecommended by skincare professionals, and we love that they have specially made formulas for both face and body that are available separately. We offer professional-grade skin care education, products, and services to skin therapists and customers alike. Supported by her loved ones who staged an intervention, she turned her life around, adopting a plant-based diet and mixing up superfood-inspired skincare products in her kitchen.
If your skin is showing first signs of aging, you’ll want to check out our Age Fitness Advanced Day and Night Creams. They work to target the first signs of aging to give you a more youthful complexion. Protect your skin with Biotherm exclusive formula containing Mexoryl® XL, the no.1 recommended filter for sun protection by dermatologists.
The brand is known for fruit-forward lines from their bestselling watermelon skincare line to a banana souffle moisturizer (yum!) and blueberry facial cleanser. If you’ve been in a mall, you’ve probably seen a Lush cosmetics store. They specialize in selling cosmetics and bath products that move from factory to customer in a matter of a few days, not weeks. Recently purchased by Canadian cosmetics giant Marc Anthony, Cake Beauty makes vegan products that are never tested on animals. They are certified cruelty-free by PETA’s Beauty Without Bunnies.
It’s alcohol- and astringent-free and helps improve overall skin functions. Toronto creator Fran Miller is as kind as she is cool, a rare and wonderful combination that radiates throughout her eponymous range. The minimalist vials deserve pride of place on your vanity while the luxurious oils are carefully crafted from ethically sourced ingredients. Glide on this sumptuous body elixir post bath or shower to see what all the fuss is about. The Toronto skincare brand didn’t call this tube The Perfect Sunscreen for nothing.
Formaldehyde is a gas, but in liquid form, it is referred to as "formaldehyde", "methylene glycol" or "formalin". Formaldehyde-releasing ingredients slowly release very small amounts of formaldehyde to act as a preservative for the product or as a denaturant in the case of hair straightening products.
Founded in Torontoin 1994, MAC Cosmetics is a leader in the makeup industry and renownedworldwide by makeup artists and makeup enthusiasts alike. Although the company was purchased by beauty power house Estée Lauder in 1998, we’re still huge fans of the brand’s Canuck roots, and especially love their celebration ofdiversity and individuality! MAC is a loud and proud supporter of the LGBTQ community and continue to fight the good fight against HIV/AIDS through the MAC Aids Fund and their Viva Glam campaigns. From an Oprah-approved skin-care line to farm-fresh beauty solutions, there's a beauty brand that is Canadian-made waiting for you. Torontonians Laura Burget and Connie Lo launched their line of natural, affordable skincare in 2017 with only $4,000. Thanks to its scientifically-backed formulas, Niu Body has been amassing fans ever since.
KaliKare’sCBD Facial Creamis rich and dense, made with ultra-emollient shea butter, coconut oil, and sativa extract. It’s made locally from organic or wildcrafted ingredients and has a faint natural scent from all the herbs and essential oils it’s packed with. After a week of using it day and night my skin was noticeably more supple and plump from all the moisture. If you really want to commit, use it along with their whole CBD line of products, including a facial oil, face wash, and exfoliating scrub. Aqua+ Skincare is a Canadian cosmetic company specializing in health and skin care products.
You can return unopened and unexpired items in good condition for a full refund in some cases. The Body Shop has a mission to Enrich Not Exploit with its products. It is committed to helping communities thrive, and working fairly with farmers and suppliers – all while producing a vast assortment of indulgent skincare products. Online marketplace giant eBay has just about everything, including a huge range of skincare products.