If you love buying local, we’ve got great news for you: the list of beauty brands that call Canada home and their product offerings keeps on growing. From skincare to makeup to hair care, you don’t need to go global to get products you’ll love.
From B.C. to the Maritimes, click through to see our favourites from the best Canadian makeup brands, along with some top notch skincare picks as well—and make space in your bathroom for these homegrown products.
Bite Beauty French Press Lip Gloss, $26, Sephora
Made with good-for-you organic ingredients, this collection of six coffee-inspired lip glosses is the perfect pick-me-up to pair with your morning brew.
Seed to Skin Scrub, $42, Céla
This rich body scrub contains Abyssinian oil and shea butter for hydration, plus essential oils like cedarwood to buff your skin to baby-soft perfection with an amazing sensory experience.
Consonant Natural Foaming Face Wash, $22, Well.ca
This 100 percent natural face wash is gentle yet effective, won’t dry out your skin and works well with all skin types, from blemish-prone to dry and dehydrated.
Flawless in Fifteen Modern Marilyn Face Palette, $38, The Bay
Founder Brittny Skylar Robins recently expanded her brand’s offerings to include makeup. One of our favourite pieces is this all-in-one face palette that lets you highlight and expertly contour your features.
Fullmoon Serum, $87, Graydon
This blue-tinged serum corrects and protects your skin from environmental damage using vitamin C, moringa extract, retinol and botanical collagen.
SkinGlowFX, $50, Jouviance
The Quebec brand’s skin-blurring primer camouflages large pores and illuminates skin. Pair this cream with your go-to foundation or wear it on its own for a smooth, Filter-like finish.
Rock n’ Roller Easy Eyeliner Ink, $29, Nudestix
The latest innovation from this Toronto-based makeup brand puts a twist on the classic eyeliner. With its foolproof rollerball-style applicator, this liner makes it a cinch to create any look — even a fine-tipped cat’s eye.
Self Absorbed Facial Moisturizer, $85, Veriphy
Building on research from the University of Guelph, this moisturizer harnesses the power of phytoglycogen, an anti-aging powerhouse ingredient extracted from plants that leaves your skin even-toned and radiant.
Skinfix Redness Recovery+ Antioxidant Redness Treatment Leave On Overnight Mask, $67, Sephora
Hailing from Halifax, this skincare brand creates products that solve common skincare ailments. This leave-on mask contains honey and concentrated green tea to soothe and calm red, irritated skin.
Neroli Eye Ritual, $48, Pura Botanicals
Treat your eyes to a luxe blend of rosehip, jojoba and lavender oils with this soothing and de-puffing eye roller. Apply at night to wake up to hydrated, vibrant eyes.
Nurture Hair Oil, $50, Sahajan
This do-it-all oil rescues dry, brittle hair, restoring shine and life to lacklustre locks. The amla and coconut oil blend nourishes while also protecting strands from damaging environmental aggressors.
Stellar Limitless Concealer, $32, Sephora
Available in 10 shades that are based on skin undertones, this concealer hides a multitude of skin concerns, from dark under eye circles to breakouts. Lightweight and with a illuminating finish, it will give skin a lit-from-within glow.