How we make our moisturizers

Have you ever wondered how your moisturizer was made? Verbena Cosmetics gives you an inside peek on our YouTube channel. P.S. Want more eye candy? News? Tips? Sign up for our monthly newsletter.

TO Vegan Festival 2015: Takeaways

So vegan food in this city is still amazing, nextttt? Verbena Cosmetics held a booth among some culinary gods this August for the first ever completely vegan festival in the city. Some of our best selling items (like, sold out) included: Tangerorange soap   And our new Citrus Facial Moisturizer P.S. Want more eye candy? News? Tips? Sign up for …

Introducing Tangerorange soap

New to the Etsy store, the Tangerorange all natural cold process soap is made from quality oils and butters as well as coconut milk, formulated to be gentle—perfect for dry, sensitive skin. This soap has a fun design to match its upbeat, fresh scent: a combination of tangerine and orange essential oils. Please note that each piece of the soap …

Guide to buying vegan cosmetics

1. Cruelty free: if it’s been tested on animals, it isn’t at all vegan. Most small businesses don’t have the funds to even test on animals, but asking is always a good idea when you’re not sure. 2. Keratin: gaining popularity with hair treatments, it is of animal source unless it is indicated to be phytokeratin. 3. Allantoin: this wonder-ingredient …

Introducing Coconut Clay Soap

Now available in the Etsy shop,  Coconut Clay is gentle, nourishing, and 100% natural. Formulated with skin-loving oils and butters as always, Coconut Clay is coloured naturally with pink, beige, and black clay: rich in magnesium, calcium, copper, zinc, and potassium as well as iron and oxygen. It is made with gentle, soothing coconut milk and is unscented – perfect for pregnant …

Tea Party

On Saturday, June 13, Verbena Cosmetics is excited to announce that we will be participating in the very first Tea Party hosted by Canadian alternative clothing designer Gloomth and the cult of melancholy. Two of our brand new soaps are part of the charity raffle, with all proceeds going to the Toronto Wildlife Center. The tea party will be held at …