If you haven’t heard, Canada is turning the big 1-5-0 this year. Over that century and a half, we’ve created many amazing things (basketball, zippers, butter tarts, etc.). But our beauty-obsessed minds are focused on all the skincare, makeup and haircare that’s being produced right in our backyards.
To remind you that you don’t have to go international for everything you need to stay looking your freshest, we rounded up some of the best Canadian beauty brands and their outstanding products. Click through to find out what brands you should know about, and what products you’re about to fall in local love with.
Rocky Mountain Soap Company
Pomegranate Day Cream, $35, rockymountainsoap.com
Why we love them: Based in the gorgeous Rocky Mountain town of Canmore, AB, this company handcrafts soaps, lotions and oils with 100 percent natural ingredients. They search for organic and non-GMO ingredients, too, and every single product they create is non-toxic and cruelty-free.
Their stand-out product: The Pomegranate Day Cream is superfood for your skin. This antioxidant-rich cream will keep your skin hydrated all day thanks to pomegranate and coconut oils, and it’ll also help fight the signs of aging.