The main brands I use I chose because of quality and performance. I do my best to support local companies with strong core values and are community-based. I hope you love them as much as I do!
All of these products are cruelty-free, primarily vegan and gluten-free.
Elate is based out of Victoria, BC and manufactured in Canada. Vegan and gluten- free, Elate cosmetics has a full range of colours for all skin types and skin tones. The refillable bamboo packaging keeps less garbage out of the landfills. The compostable seed paper that blushes, shadows and pressed powders come in will happily sprout in your garden.
Sappho was born right here in Vancouver BC. Sappho is a natural and organic cosmetic brand focused on developing a luxury line free of synthetic preservatives known or strongly suspected of being carcinogens. Founded by Emmy-nominated makeup up artist JoAnn Fowler and developed with experts in the field of green formulation. Sappho values ethical business, transparency of ingredients, honesty & authenticity. They stand for the ethical treatment of humans & animals and promise to get greener as they grow.
Gabriel & Zuzu luxe
Gabriel Cosmetics started with a vision of natural beauty and has evolved with the philosophy of sustainable individual natural beauty while continuing to advocate healthy living. This philosophy is translated into their organic skincare and vegan and gluten-free cosmetics, both collections created to bring out a woman’s natural existing beauty. These products are manufactured in North America. Gabriel Inc headquarters are based just outside of Seattle.
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Sweet Lei Lani
An all natural, eco-friendly line of cosmetics based out of Langley, BC. Sweet Lei Lani cosmetics are Canadian, vegan, gluten-free, paraben-free, cruelty-free and fragrance-free. Additional services at the Sweet Leilani flagship beauty lounge in Langley, BC includes Skin Needling and Scar Relaxation treatments.
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Evelyn Iona Cosmetics are made with all natural & organic ingredients that nourish your skin and a story that inspires you. The brand was inspired by founder, Brandi Leifso’s life; having lived in a shelter just one year before founding Evelyn Iona Cosmetics and partnering with the largest women’s organization, YWCA. $1 from every product sold is donated to YWCA Canada to strengthen women and empower girls for a safe and equal future.
Other brands found in my kit are Spela, Cyberderm, Viva Organics, Wild Hill Botanicals and more.
For any further questions about skincare and makeup or if you’d like to book a beauty consultation, contact us at The Green Beauty Collective.