SkinCeuticals – Hyaluronic Acid Intensifier (H.A.)
This multi-beneficial corrective serum amplifies the skin’s hyaluronic acid levels to achieve hydration and improve facial smoothness, firmness and plumpness. Its unique formula also includes botanical extracts of licorice root and purple rice.
Sara Happ – The Lip Scrub (Vanilla Bean)
This delightful lip scrub eliminates dry and flaky skin, leaving lips soft and supple; much needed as the seasonal weather becomes dryer. Vegan and cruelty-free.
The Innate Life – Herbal Hair Mask
The Innate Life introduces their all-natural organic hair care line inspired by Ayurveda and handcrafted in small batches in Toronto, Canada. The Hair Mask is an intensive once-a-week mask to rejuvenate hair, leaving is soft, silky and with added shine.
Livia – The Off Switch for Menstrual Pain
Livia is a natural, drug free solution to alleviate pain experienced during menstruation. No more painkillers needed. It’s discrete, easy to use and has no side effects. Available in a variety of colours.
Natural Calm Canada – Heavenly Sleep Liquid Melatonin
Fast acting and better absorbed. When you supplement with Melatonin you activate your body’s own natural cues to sleep. Melatonin also has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. Recommended for people with long-term insomnia, jet lag and shift workers.
Old Navy – Embroidered-Flower Denim Jacket
The quintessential denim jacket - A must have for every fall wardrobe!
LunchBots – Deep Duo Bento Containers (Royal Dots)
This new, deep container can pack even the thickest of sandwiches to-go! And with the removable divider, packing lunches of snacks, salads, and other dry foods is a snap! BPA free. Lightweight, food grade stainless steel. Dishwasher safe. Lids are available in a variety of colours.
KitchenAid® - 7 Blade Spiralizer Plus with Peel, Core and Slice Stand Mixer Attachment
Foodies rejoice! With this innovative attachment set, you can re-invent classic meals and inspire your culinary creativity utilizing fresh fruits and vegetables. Achieve the perfect zucchini noodles every time! The meal prep options are endless. All blades are top rack dishwasher safe. KitchenAid® Stand Mixers sold separately
Hungry Buddha – Coconut Chips (Pumpkin Spice)
A delicious, healthy snack with a seasonal twist! Available in several other flavours – Try them all! Brought to you by the same Canadian company as your favourite coconut water, Thirsty Buddha. Snack wisely.
Originally Published: November 30, 2017
Dyan Perry, Lifestyle & Digital Editor and Founder & Registered Yoga Teacher at The Wellness Co.
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From a young age, Dyan always had a passion for life. She attended post-secondary school for Fashion Design, but was later introduced to the world of public relations and magazine publishing as a luxury lifestyle publication's Special Projects Coordinator. Her interest and knowledge of luxury and the upscale demographic then secured her a position at Toronto's prestigious Bang & Olufsen Yorkville as Office Administrator and PR & Events Coordinator.
Later, moving home to be closer to family and friends, she pursued the magazine industry again as a Print & Digital Account Executive for Kingston Publications, a division of Sun Media Corp; where Dyan met Lori.
Upon moving back to the GTA Dyan accepted a position as Loyalty Marketing-Relationship Executive at SPC Card (Student Price Card). Then returning to Bang & Olufsen Yorkville as their Brand Ambassador that summer.
In 2013, Dyan became the Lifestyle Editor for Quinte-region based lifestyle quarterly "Healthy Living Now", working remotely from Toronto. And her passion for health and wellness has been growing ever since! Leading her to leave corporate, agency-life and pursue her dream of becoming a yoga teacher (and doing freelance social media marketing - to pay the bills).
After years of working for luxury brands, as well as in loyalty marketing and the communications & media industries, Dyan has accumulated a unique toolbox of skills to help build, better and market any brand she is working with. Having worked with clients as large as international telcos, retailers & CPGs to luxury hotels and restauranteurs; and from local or family-run businesses to non-profit organizations.
Curated By Dyan Perry
Mason Pearson – Junior (BN2-DARKRUBY) Bristle & Nylon, Medium brush
Mason Pearson Brushes are made to order, ensuring the highest quality and craftsmanship, and utilizing techniques pioneered and patented by the founder - Mason Pearson - over 130 years ago. These beautiful, and mostly handmade brushes are not mass-produced and are made to last. A variety of sizes and styles are available for most hair types.
M.A.C Cosmetics – VIVA GLAM Taraji P. Henson bright fuchsia (matte)
The M.A.C AIDS Fund is supported exclusively by a consumer-based model that directs 100 percent of selling price of VIVA GLAM Lipstick and Lipglass products to help fight HIV/AIDS. To date, the campaign has raised more than $440 million. By purchasing one VIVA GLAM product you provide: 1 rapid oral HIV test, 1 pair of school shoes for a child orphaned by AIDS, 1 week of fresh fruit, vegetables and grocery essentials to a mother and child affected by HIV, 254 condoms to prevent transmission of HIV and more.
SkinCeuticals – Phyto Corrective Masque
An enhanced soothing masque with highly concentrated botanical extracts, calming dipeptide, and hyaluronic acid to intensively soothe and replenish temporary skin reactivity. This calming facial mask cools on contact, comforts skin sensitivity, and restores natural radiance and smoothness. Perfect for post-workout, travel and seasonal outdoor activities with exposure to the elements. Suitable for all skin types. Available at medi-spas & dermatologist offices nationally.
To learn more and find a retailer near you, visit skinceuticals.ca
Michael Kors – Access Bradshaw Smartwatch (MKT5003)
Combine the capabilities of a smartwatch and activity tracker with the glamour of a luxury timepiece. Receive notifications, initiate phone calls, browse the Internet and track fitness via Google Fit. Compatible with Apple and Android smartphones allowing you to connect with your favourite apps.
Available at thebay.com
Happy Plugs – Ear Piece Wireless White
Whether you’re running outside, running on the treadmill or running errands, this chic wireless headset will serve both function and fashion. Answer calls, listen to music or your favourite podcast in style. It will be your new favourite tech toy and accessory! Also available in black.
Available at indigo.ca
HICKIES – No-Tie Elastic Shoelaces in Neon Multi
Tying your shoes has never been easier! With HICKIES, lace your shoes one time. And turn any shoe into a slip-on. Works with all laced styles of shoes for men, women and children. Available in a variety of colours with multiple lacing styles to fit tighter or looser depending on preference.
To learn more and shop, visit hickies.com
Nest – Learning Thermostat (3rd generation)
Meet the 3rd generation Nest Learning Thermostat. It has a thinner, sleeker design, a larger, sharper display screen and Farsight technology that lights up the unit when you walk into the room. Save on average 10-12% on heating and 15% on cooling bills; paying for itself in two years or less.
Available at indigo.ca
Joseph Joseph – Index Steel chopping board set with steel case
Four colour-coded chopping boards housed in a stylish stainless steel case. Use of the different tabbed boards helps prevent cross-contamination during cooking prep work.
Available at thebay.com
Saje Wellness – aromaBreeze Ultrasonic Diffuser
The ultrasonic technology, combined with water and a natural essential oil diffuser blend, produce negative ions and an aroma that infuses your air with vitality and elevates your well-being. It is equipped with an optional LED light and can also be used on just the mist setting with room- temperature tap water as a humidifier.
To learn more and shop, visit saje.com/ca
Originally Published: May 22, 2017