It’s almost Canada Day, and we’re rocking all Canadian – that means beauty, too. There’s no better way to show your support for this country than with trying out some products straight from Canada, using ingredients sourced from coast to coast. Here to bring us some of these products is beauty expert Mishal Cazmi, who has highlighted some of the must-haves for the long weekend.
Check out the gallery below for the products, and watch the video above to hear from Mishal herself!
Check out these all-Canadian beauty products for the long weekend
Province Apothecary Detoxifying + Clarifying Clay MaskProvince Apothecary tries to source Canadian ingredients where possible! The product with the most homegrown ingredients is this Detoxifying and Clarifying Clay Mask, which boasts a blend of four mineral-rich clays. The clay helps brighten, clarify, improve texture and deep clean pores without drying out your complexion. The formula is also infused with Canadian algae and maple syrup.
Province Apothecary | $58
Pura Botanicals Cocoa Honeycream MaskPura Botanicals has an in-house production studio where it handcrafts all its products, which is located in Edmonton, Alberta. Its Cocoa Honeycream Mask is a hand-whipped face mask that contains raw honey, an ingredient that is sustainably harvested in northern Alberta. The mask clarifies, tones and balances for an instant, silky-smooth complexion.
Pura Botanicals | $68
Graydon Skincare Superfood SerumCanadian brand Graydon is known for its “plant-powered” ingredients. Where possible, it tries to source organic plant-based ingredients from Canadian growers and manufacturers. This Superfood Serum is made from blueberry seed oil and raspberry seed oil from the Fraser Valley; cranberry seed oil from Quebec; hemp seed oil from Manitoba; and oat oil from the Prairies.
Graydon | $87
Céla Skincare Crème de la Crème LightThis light body cream from Toronto-based brand Céla is made up of a patented complex including six botanical extracts: Blueberry, Elderberry, Evening Primrose, Juniper Berry, Rosemary and Lavender. These particular ingredients were chosen for their rich concentration of antioxidants, vitamins, omega acids and minerals.
Céla Skincare | $59
Rocky Mountain Soap Company Everyday Hero Shower Gel, $16Rocky Mountain Soap Company uses organic whenever possible and works with local farmers, growers and wild foragers across Canada and everything is made in small batches with ten ingredients or less! The newest product from the company is its Everyday Hero Shower Gel. The key ingredient is Humic Acid from Canadian-made composted plant matter. Its rich in antioxidants, known to increase collagen, reduce inflammation and gently exfoliate.
Rocky Mountain Soap Co | $16
Consonant Skincare 20% Clay Exfoliating Cleansing BarConsonant Skincare’s clay exfoliating cleansing bar taps into mineral-rich Manicougan clay from Quebec, which has been extracted from the site of a 215 million-year-old asteroid crash in Quebec. The clay cleanses and exfoliates gently, thanks to its anti-inflammatory properties and isn’t drying. The cleansing bar can be used on both the face and body.
Consonant Skincare | $18
Crambé Face Forward Abyssinian Facial OilCrambé uses sustainably grown Abyssinian for its face oil from PEI. Abyssinian oil comes from the drought-resistant abyssinica plant, which is native to Ethiopia, but eventually made its way here to North America. The powerhouse oil is packed with omega 6 & 9 fatty acids and a chock-full of vitamins like A, B1, B2, B6, C and E. It’s a multitasking product that hydrates, minimizes the look of pores and fine lines and even soothes skin.
Crambé Skincare | $59
Lise Watier Rouge Fondant SuprêmeCanadian beauty band Lise Watier has several products in both makeup and skincare that contain Labrador Tea extract, a potent antioxidant that fights free radicals and helps against signs of aging. The Labrador tea is handpicked in the Boreal Forest and Lise Watier has partnered with a university program to harvest the ingredient. One of the products that contains this antioxidant is the Rouge Fondant Supreme Lipstick – a moisturizing, lightweight lipstick that leaves lips soft and smooth.
Lise Watier | $28