It’s almost the Year of the Rabbit, a symbol of elegance in the Chinese zodiac. And with the new lunar year come opportunities to reset your routine. NUVO has rounded up seven limited-edition Lunar New Year beauty products that will have you hopping into the new year radiant and refreshed.
Barcelona is known for a lot of things—powdery beaches, Gaudí architecture, tapas bars. Perhaps because its sun-worshipping, party-all-night reputation takes precedence, Barcelona has never been known as a beauty destination. That’s all beginning to change.
One doesn’t usually see their dentist for a check-up and have a facial treatment during the same visit. Yet that’s what North Vancouver’s new Theory + Essence offers, and plenty more.
For the duo behind wellness company Nuez Acres, pecans are more than a snack. The Mexican and Canadian Indigenous-owned wellness brand in Langley, B.C., brings layers of history and tradition to its pecan oil formulas.
In ancient times when men and women were cutting grapevines, they began spreading grapevine sap over their faces, making their skin brighter and more even-toned. But it wasn’t until Mathilde Thomas, co-founder with her husband, Bertrand, of French skin-care brand Caudalie, bottled the storied tale that it became a modern reality.
City dwellers can finally receive the experiential and science-forward skincare treatments that Formula Fig is famous for, right in the heart of Toronto.
When life gave Victoria Ferguson lemons, she made skincare. Ferguson, the founder of Vancouver-based East 29th skincare, formulated the perfect tincture to eradicate her eczema.
For plastic surgeon Dr. Bimpe Ayeni, the impetus to start her men’s skin-care line, Blair + Jack, came from seeing her husband struggle with painful skin irritation after shaving.
One of the key components of luxury beauty products is fragrance, designed to create or change a mood, or evoke a memory. But fragrant ingredients in products for skin, body and hair can also have an unintended consequence: allergic reactions and skin irritation. If you’re keen on eliminating some of the scents from your routine, here are 10 products to try.