Posts in skincare
Vancouver’s Saje Natural Wellness Announces U.S. Expansion

Vancouver-based natural wellness and skincare company Saje has announced major retail expansion plans. In late November, the brand will open its first stateside location, in Malibu, California, with plans to add more than 25 locations along the West Coast and in New York in 2017. It’s also relaunching its e-commerce site,, to sell directly to U.S. consumers.

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What Canadian Beauty Entrepreneur Lisa Mattam Learned at Sephora’s Accelerate Incubator

This spring, Sephora held its inaugural Accelerate program, an innovative initiative to provide resources and support to female founders of beauty start-ups, with the objective of helping them “design the future of beauty.” A cohort of eight women entrepreneurs were chosen to take part in the week-long “bootcamp” in San Francisco in April.

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Canadian Cancer Society Releases New Sun Safety Recommendations

This week, the Canadian Cancer Society released a series of updates to its sun safety recommendations. Surprisingly, this marks the first time in more than 20 years that there’s been a national consensus on best sun safety practices. The changes took a year of consultation with organizations such as Cancer Care Ontario, the Canadian Dermatology Association and other national and provincial health authorities.

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