Feminine Products: New Moon Pads 🍁

Name: New Moon Pads

Products: Cloth menstrual pads and feminine linens

Manufactured In: Comox, BC

Where to Buy: Online

Website: https://www.newmoonpads.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

Soft and luxurious reusable washable cloth menstrual, postpartum, and incontinence pads.  Committed to quality products at reasonable prices, environmental responsibility, and the comfort and well being of women worldwide.  Sister company of Sweet Cheeks Diapers, designed and manufactured in Comox, BC since 1990.

Personal Care: Nezza Naturals 🍁

Name: Nezza Naturals

Products: Soaps, cleaners and other personal care products (some pet products too)

Manufactured In: Victoria, BC

Where to Buy: Company website and store in Victoria

Website: nezzanaturals.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

Nezza Naturals was co-founded by James Trueit and his daughter Sasha Prior on Galiano Island, BC in 2004. They both share the belief that plant-based ingredients hold powerful healing qualities and what you put on your body is as important as what you put in it. Sasha trained as an aromatherapist and James spent years researching and formulating over 400 products. They then opened a retail and manufacturing location in Victoria. Along with a team of ‘Nezza Naturalists’ the company has blossomed into a leader of natural skin care and alternative lifestyle products.

Personal Care: The Great Canadian Soap Co. 🍁

Name: The Great Canadian Soap Co.

Products: Hand crafted goat milk soap and body care products

Manufactured In: Oyster Bed, Prince Edward Island

Where to Buy: Online

Website: greatcanadiansoap.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

Made from the milk of their own herd of goats, the Great Canadian Soap Co grew from a shed in 2003 to a retail location on Brackley Beach and shipping their soaps across the country. A great PEI success story!

Personal Care: Wild Prairie Soap Company 🍁

Name: Wild Prairie Soap Company

Products: Hand and body soap, lip balms lotions, body scrubs

Manufactured In: Edmonton, Alberta

Where to Buy: Locations across Canada

Website: wildprairiesoap.ca

Canadian Owned: Yes

Wild Prairie makes all-natural soaps made of 50% olive oil, in small batches. They claim that many eczema or dermatitis suffers have reversed or resolved their skin conditions by using Wild Prairie soap.

Personal Care: TiliaLime 🍁

Name: TiliaLime

Products: Lip balm, lip scrub, body care, cosmetics

Manufactured In: London, Ontario

Where to Buy: Online and a few shops

Website: tilialime.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

TiliaLime’s products are 100% natural with many fruit and botanical ingredients, perfect for pampering yourself in the healthiest way. Most of their products are for the lips, but they offer massage and lotion bars as well.

Personal Care: Druide

Name: Druide Canada

Products: Toothpaste, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, face cream, lip balm

Manufactured In: Quebec

Where to Buy: Martin

Website: druidebio.com

Canadian Owned: Yes?

Druide manufactures a wide variety of personal care products, many of which meet the coveted EcoCert standard. They might be owned by Derme & Co, but that company doesn’t list Druide as one of their brands – but they share an address. So, they definitely make their products in Canada, just not 100% sure on ownership.

Personal Care: routine 🍁

Name: routine

Products: Natural deodorant

Manufactured In: Calgary, Alberta

Where to Buy: Online or a variety of retailers (link on their website)

Website: routinecream.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

routine manufactures a variety of natural deodorants that avoid the nasty stuff contained in most deodorants. They even have vegan formulations!

Personal Care: Belvedere International

Name: Belvedere International Inc.

Products: Shampoo, conditioner, hand sanitizer

Manufactured In: Mississauga, Ontario

Where to Buy: Walmart, various drug stores

Website: belvint.com

Canadian Owned: No

Belvedere International, now owned by Hain Celestial of the US, has a variety of national brands made in Canada:

  • Live Clean
  • Fuzion2in1 Style
  • Down Under Natural’s
  • One Step Hand Sanitizer
  • Just Bee Natural
  • Nature’s Basics
  • European Formula
  • 24|7 Essentials

Personal Care: Grow Happy 🍁

Name: Grow Happy

Products: Smidge, a self-regulating brain balm boost, made with 100% natural and vegan ingredients

Manufactured In: Peterborough, Ontario

Where to Buy: In retail locations and online (see additional information below)

Website: growhappy.ca

Canadian Owned: Yes

Smidge was designed by an ADHD brain that sustained traumatic injury in a car accident. The traditional scents that were touted to relieve headaches, reduce anxiety and increase focus – didn’t.  Oddly enough, some lesser known scents worked like magic. Well, a science and logic kinda magic.  Smidge is vegan, 100% natural and currently comes in 3 scents – Peppermint Perk, Tangerine Tingle and Hot Cocoa Comfort.