T'is the season for beauty-full giving. Keep those on your list blushing with joy!
NOT JUST LIP SERVICE
Warrior Women liquid lipstick collection is named for an inspiring Indigenous woman. The company donates 10% of all profits to ‘Shannen’s Dream’, a project that ensures First Nations youth have the same education opportunities as others but in ways that respect their language and culture.
RENEW & REJOICE
Doctor Babor’s PRO Retinol Concentrate is designed to activate skin renewal and reduce visible signs of premature skin aging.
$154, HOLTZ SPA
GIFTS THAT GIVE MORE
Davines holiday gift boxes include 3 full size favourites (shampoo, conditioner and styling product).
BUY TWO GIFT BOXES AND GET A FREE BEAUTY TOOL OF YOUR CHOICE $69.50 SALONFIORELLA.COM (FORMERLY RINALDO)
This vitamin C serum delivers advanced environmental protection and can help to improve the appearance of lines and wrinkles, loss of firmness, and brighten skin’s complexion.
OM MY LIST!
Sport & Yoga Body Oil includes essential oils to enhance muscle warming and increase circulation.
EAU SO PRETTY
Eau de Jane, created by local fragrance expert and beauty consultant, Jane Daly, carries notes of mandarin, lime, bergamot, tangerine and galbanum with a heart of rose, jasmine and neroli and base of vetiver, moss and amber.
All natural clean burning soy wax candles have a dual wooden wick and come in a reusable whiskey glass.
$29, WESTBORO SPA
LIFT & GIVE
Woman Divine organic skin care studio offers monthly Lift & Gift classes with all proceeds from the $45 fee donated to The Interval House of Ottawa.
$32, CLEANSING OIL
SHE’S BLINGING IT!
Isla Stone was created by cancer survivor Lindsey Hope Finkelstein. Each piece in the collection is named after a survivor. A portion of profits will be donated to cancer research.
FROM $16, ISLASTONE.COM
WAKE UP BEAUTIFUL
Good Morning Anti-Aging Face Serum takes a whopping 5 hours to ‘brew’ and includes a potent anti-aging agent—Echinacea Purpurea Root— designed to prevent and fight acne, treat inflammation, diminish wrinkles and heal damaged cells.
A WELL-TH OF BEAUTY
Local beauty entrepreneur Katie Boothby-Kung created her brand Copper Root Collective after falling in love with the Mukuni village in southern Zambia. 100% of profits from her natural line of cocoa butter based lotions, soaps and oils go to funding safe water programs in Zambia.
HAND + BODY LOTION, $16.95, COPPERROOTCOLLECTIVE.COM