Earth Day: Meet Our Local Brands
"That ocean fresh feeling"
Head-to-toe cleanser and lotion from the ocean. KOV makes natural bodycare that harness' the hydrating properties of Giant Kelp, working with fair trade suppliers to source the best organic, biodynamic and responsibly harvested wild skincare ingredients without preservatives or fillers.
"On a mission to change the way we, as a society, view health & self care by providing high quality products free from negative side effects."
Nala Care takes the guesswork our of clean, personal care. Transparency and education are at the forefront of Nala's inspiring mother-daughter founded company who lost a family member too soon and made it their mission to offer clean bodycare, free from toxins found in conventional cosmetics whilst remaining high-quality and efficacious.
With the evolution of their brand, they have remained committed to sourcing ingredients and packaging that are earth-friendly and hand-make all products in their Vancouver production facility.
SUNJA LINK HOUSE BRAND
"A curated collection of clean essentials made for all to help ground us in the ritual of skincare"
Our house-brand is very much an extension of our shop and the ethos we stand by which prioritizes high-quality ingredients, people and the planet on which we inhabit.
Formulated and produced locally in small-batches in (almost!) fully recyclable packaging, our line is an accessible regime for skincare aficionados and newbies alike. Comprising of high-quality ingredients that can be used as a complete line or individually introduced into your existing routine.
Every step of our process takes place in British Columbia from inception to creation and we hope to continue evolving in ways that are completely planet-friendly.
PENNY FRANCES APOTHECARY
"Organic, Small Batch, Botanical Skincare."
Penny Frances Apothecary is another local brand we're proud to stock on our shelves. Uniting alluring botanical scents with effective, skin-loving ingredients to create a selection of luxurious products made in small-batches and housed in violet glass to preserve potency.
Each batch of product is formulated and produced in a small heritage studio in East Vancouver all comprising of high-quality, organic (where stated), wildcrafted ingredients that are meticulously and sustainably sourced from artisan producers within North America.
"Providing harmony and grounding from environmental and physiological stresses through herbal and mushroom remedies."
MORNINGS believe in creating healthy, daily habits that feel easy and fun by creating a collection of herbal and mushroom tinctures that support our mind and body and can be easily integrated into our lives.
All MORNINGS tinctures are Organic, non-GMO, have been assessed by Health Canada, and have been issued a Natural Product Number (NPN) which deems the product safe, effective and of high-quality.
The boxes for the Drops are 100% recyclable and the glass bottle can be placed in your glass recycling bin or washed and re-purposed!
"Marine-based philosophy of skincare"
A new and welcome addition to our shop.
Wellkept is a personal-care company that looks deeper into well-being and the products that we use day-to-day, striving to provide solutions to beauty industry sustainability issues. In their own words, Wellkept says: "As a brand, being sustainable means leaving as little of a mark on the earth as possible, and as humans, it means making considered choices—taking only what you need, when you need it."
Reduced energy consumption, only ever compostable/ recyclable and reusable packaging and ethical production are just a few of the ways that Wellkept stay committed to the the fight for climate action.
Please consider taking a look at these resources to better understand and support climate action further.
Project Drawdown: https://drawdown.org/solutions-overview
1% For The Planet: https://onepercentfortheplanet.org/
Youth Climate Corps: https://www.youthclimatecorps.com