The Goods

By Christine Davis

Gel for Heavy & Tired Legs

Relieve tired and heavy-feeling legs with this gel from Lotus Aroma that delivers the highest concentration of 100 per cent pure essential oils, expertly formulated into a soothing blend. Enjoy the scents and soothing relief of peppermint, cypress, lemon and camphor, which improve microcirculation with a pleasant coolness that gradually turns into soothing warmth. Use sparingly. Available at Shoppers Drug Mart. $21








Scentuals Hand Repair Cream

Repair and restore skin after the long, dry winter with this line created with 100 per cent natural and organic ingredients. Specially formulated to protect and moisturize hard-working hands, it’s rich, absorbs quickly and is available in assorted scents. Available at $11.50






Superfeet Everyday Comfort insoles

Enjoy the comfort and pain relief offered by these insoles, which feature plush memory foam combined with the brand’s energizing carbon fibre cap and topped with brushed microsuede for unparalleled fit and feel. Adding these insoles to your favourite footwear will help reduce foot fatigue and alleviate achy arches. Available at Sport Chek and $59.95


Hemp Yeah! Granola

This protein packed granola is powered by hemp, offering 10 grams of plant-based, non-soy protein with 10 grams of sugar or less. It’s nutrient dense and available in three flavours; Honey & Oats, Blueberry and Dark Chocolate. Available at Whole Foods. $5.99




Buddha Board

Practice the art of relaxation while creating disappearing art on these ingenious boards.  Available in three sizes, they come with a  brush and all you need is water to create your  designs, which disappear as the water dries. Available at and  Amazon. Original $36.95; Enso $24.95; Mini $14.95





Scentuals Lip Conditioners

The winter has likely left your lips feeling as dry as your hands. This line of 100 per cent natural, nourishing lip conditioners provides long-lasting moisture and protection in assorted flavours. Made with cocoa butter, olive oil and coconut oil, these lip conditioners are ideal for those looking to help repair, hydrate, and protect damaged cells in their lips. Available at $5.95





Colgate Total toothpaste

April is National Oral Health month so what better time to try this toothpaste from Colgate? It protects across such different oral care problems as stains, enamel erosion, cavities, gingivitis, bad breath, sensitivity, tartar and plaque. Available at most grocery stores and pharmacies. $2.99


siggi’s skyr yogurt

Thick, creamy and rich in protein, skyr is the traditional yogurt of Iceland and siggi’s brand is now available in Canada. Made with simple ingredients and not a lot of sugar, it’s a great way to enjoy such delicious flavours as black cherry, strawberry, blueberry, vanilla or even plain. Available at Real Canadian Superstore, Metro and Longo’s. $4.99-$5.49


Vichy Canada SkinConsultAI

This new app from Vichy Canada utilizes the latest AI technology to detect seven signs of aging and provides users with a tailor made product routine to address their specific skin priorities. Simply take a selfie and upload it to the site to get started. Available at Free