The Goods May 2018

By Christine Davis

 

Attitude Dermo-Cosmetic Sun Care

This new collection of 100 per cent mineral sunscreens offer an SPF 30 broad-spectrum protection and contain only natural, worry-free ingredients that are ideal for sensitive skin. The line also includes a fast-absorbing After-Sun Melt-in Gel to soothe skin after a day in the sun. Available at Shoppers Drug Mart and select Loblaws stores. Sunscreen from $24.99; After Sun Gel from $14.99

 

 

OneCoffee

If you love single-serve coffee pods, try this line that’s 100 per cent compostable. Made in Canada, OneCoffee is organic, fair-trade coffee that is Keurig 2.0 compatible and works in K-Cup compatible single-serve coffee makers. It’s a win-win. Available at Loblaw, Metro, Sobeys and Whole Foods Market. $9.99

 

 

Voyager Jacket

Be prepared for whatever weather May brings with this Canada Goose parka. It features roomy cargo pockets and protective brimmed hood, as well as a comfortable rib-knit collar and suede tricot-lined chin guard for warm and wind protection. Available at canadagoose.com. $495

 

 

 

 

Duplo Double Flange in Rose Gold

This collection is made with buttery soft 400 thread count cotton, featuring a double embroidered flange detail in the hottest colour of the year: Rose gold. It’s a subtle twist on the classic white duvet cover. Available at Au Lit Fine Linens store in Toronto and aulitfinelinens.com. Queen Duvet Cover $240

 

 

 

 

ONC Coloring products

This natural hair colour offers a healthier way to cover your grey. Featuring a low pH, it helps reduce hair loss, hair thinning and breakage while offering a pleasant banana smell instead of harsh chemicals. Choose from 29 shades. Available at oncnaturalcolors.com. $24.95 US

 

 

 

 

Hold.Me Hairspray

This new hairspray by Design.Me packs serious holding power. Choose from three adjustable hold settings to get the perfect spray every time. It offers heat and UV defense, protection from colour lightening and heat damage while giving hair long-lasting shine and manageability. Available at select salons and designmehair.com. $22

 

 

Mouth Kote

This dry mouth spray with natural Yerba Santa and Xylitol helps alleviate the discomfort associated with Xerostomia (dry mouth). Sugar and alcohol free, the spray restores moisture and lubricates naturally with a lemon lime flavor. Available at Shoppers Drug Mart and Rexall. From $13.99

 

 

Haws Slim Watering Cans

Make watering your plants easier this year with these stylish watering cans. Available in four fashionable colours, they feature a slim profile that makes them easy to carry and store while the continuous handle is comfortable to hold and pour. Comes with a brass rose for soft spray that’s gentle on plants. Holds five litres. Available at Lee Valley retail stores. $89

 

uKeg

This stainless-steel, vacuum-insulated, pressurized growler keeps beer fresh for two weeks or more. With a uKeg, you can drink your favourite draft beer at your leisure. You can also sparkle wine or craft specialty cocktails. Available at growlerwerscanada.com, Brew North Brewing Supply and Orange Snail Brewing. From $149

 

 

Serioxyl

This intense hair thickening kit from L’Oreal Professionnel immediately helps hair look denser and lifted by improving the look of the hair fibre. Ideal for fine hair, the key ingredient is a L’Oreal patented technology that brings oxygen to the hair follicles. Available at select salons and lorealprofessionnel.ca. $29.50 – $74

 

 

ToN Cosmetics lipstick

This new brand simplifies the world of beauty products by helping women choose the right shade for their skin tone. Each colour is available in nine different shades to match your complexion – just take the test on the website to determine your skin tone and choose from the corresponding category. Available at toncosmetics.com. $19

 

Dr. Teal’s Pure Epsom Salt and Foaming Bath

Whether you’ve got sore muscles or simply want to relax in the tub, Dr. Teal’s has the formula for you. The eucalyptus spearmint Pure Epsom Salt and Foaming Bath will soothe sore muscles, reduce swelling and have you feeling relaxed in no time. Epsom salt can also be used in recipes to relieve sunburn, dry lips and bee stings. Available at Shoppers Drug Mart. $9.99 each

 

 

Superstart Probiotic Boost Skin Renewal Biocellulose Mask

Support your skin’s natural defenses and improve skin’s resilience with these masks which infuse the skin with a concentrated formula of hyaluronic acid and a probiotic blend. The mask fits snugly to facial contours to feel like a second skin. Available at Hudson’s Bay and Shoppers Drug Mart. $84