Jordanna's Spring Reset Routine
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Jordanna’s Spring Routine

Etiket's holistic aesthetician shares her favourite tips and products for the upcoming season.

A change of season is upon us, and with that comes the need to adjust our skincare and wellness routine. 

We asked Jordanna Kavannat, Etiket’s holistic aesthetician and Tata Harper Spa Specialist, to tell us what this change of season means for her.

“Spring is a beautiful time to awaken your spirit and to make self-care through skincare a more sacred practice. In Chinese medicine, the term ‘shen’ means to glow or light from within. Below are my favourite tips and products to help your ‘shen’ shine brightly this spring!”, says Jordanna.

WAKING UP

“I start my day with some kind of physical activity. Sweating and moving my body in the morning helps the flow of our lymphatic system and is a great way to release endorphins (happy vibes).”

POST WORKOUT

A green smoothie with the Agent Nateur (Holi) Mane collagen is a great way to start the day with good nutrition. I find it helps me make better choices throughout the day.”

SHOWER TIME AND BATH ROUTINES

“The Lovefresh Vanilla Coffee Bar Soap gets rid of dead skin cells, helping regenerate your skin, and the coffee can help tighten skin and reduce cellulite. It’s like a morning cup of java!”

“I also love using the new Smoothing Body Brush from NUORI before my shower. Daily dry brushing of the body has been proven to boost microcirculation, stimulate the lymphatic system, and improve the removal of toxins”, adds Jordanna.

“My bath time routine includes Bathorium Charcoal Garden Detox Crush bath salts. Epsom salts + french sea salts relax your aching muscles. Wonderful for muscle tension”.

HAIRCARE

“Now that our winter hats are coming off, I use Rahua’s Founder’s Blend Hair and Scalp Treatment to treat the scalp first. I follow that with their Hydration Shampoo and Conditioner for beautiful healthy hair and finish off with the Leave-in Treatment Light to help with wash and wear. I love that Rahua products use refillable pouches!”

BODY CARE

“As the winter layers gradually come off, I use Agent Nateur’s body (oil) to get ready for the warmer weather. I LOVE the smell of this product; it has caffeine and vitamin c, which gives noticeably great results.”

FACIAL CARE

“For me, it’s always Tata Harper. I modify my skincare regimen depending on the condition of my skin and the temperature outside. The Regenerating Cleanser is great to exfoliate the skin from the cold winter weather; it’s all about regeneration!”

“The Tata Harper Illuminating Moisturizer is another favourite for daytime as it makes my skin radiate.”

“And finally, with our masks coming off, let’s talk lips! The ILIA Lip Wrap Reviving Balm is a luxurious daytime lip treatment. I’m obsessed!”

TREATMENT

”My favourite treatment to detox the body, face and soul at this time of year is the Deluxe Detox Body Treatment & Facial from Tata Harper, it’s a stimulating and purifying treatment that will reawaken your senses.”

Deluxe Detox Body Treatment & Facial: 90 minutes | $275.00

Visit etiket.ca to shop Jordanna’s routine, or visit us in the store!

The Etiket Traveler

Winter Vacation Essentials

Not sure what to pack for a winter getaway? Discover the skincare, makeup and haircare essentials I'm packing for my upcoming tropical vacation!

I’m jetting off. In an attempt to flee the cold Canadian winter we’ve been enduring, I’ve booked a trip with my friends to the tropical island of Turks and Caicos. I always pack light when I travel, especially when I’m going somewhere warm. A few bathing suits, shorts, a sundress or two, and of course, some beauty essentials. Keep reading to discover the products I can’t possibly leave without!

SKINCARE

Let me preface this blog post by saying that I will be checking a bag. When you’re like me and are unwilling to compromise on skincare and beauty products, you always check a bag. Trying to fit all of your essentials into that small plastic bag TSA gives you at the airport is a sport, and I want no part of it. For my cleanser, I’m bringing the Pro-Derm Gentle Cleanser. It’s been a staple in my skincare routine for over a year now and I just can’t get enough. I will also be adding my Phloretin CF Vitamin C Serum from SkinCeuticals. I use it everyday, but it’s especially important when you’re getting a lot of sun exposure. As you may or may not know, vitamin C compensates for sunscreen’s inherent shortcomings by neutralizing the free radical damage that sun exposure causes. They literally play a defensive role by diffusing the effects of the bad rays that make it through your sunscreen.

For sunscreen, I will be bringing my Sunforgettable Enviroscreen Protection Face Shield and the Sunforgettable Brush-On Sunscreen to re-apply my SPF throughout the day. In the event that I get a little too much sun, I like to bring a soothing moisturizer for my skin, just in case. The Radical Recovery After-Sun Lotion is definitely a must when venturing off on a beach getaway. Like a wheatgrass shot for your skin, this lotion delivers powerful antioxidants and nourishing, soothing ingredients that help skin bounce-back after a day in the sun. For my body, I use the new COOLA Mineral Sunscreen Spray. It’s lightweight, offers SPF30 protection and is water-resistant!

MAKEUP

I like to keep my makeup simple when I’m on vacation. The weather is hot and humid, so I’m usually either in the water or dabbing my face with blotting papers. For that reason, minimal makeup is key. I’ve decided to bring the RMS ‘Un’ Cover-Up to use as a concealer and to cover-up any imperfections. I’m also bringing ILIA’s Limitless Lash Mascara and the Colorescience Color Balm Collection. This kit comes with three balm shades: blush, berry, bronze. The great thing about these shades is that they can work as a blush, bronzer, eye shadow and lip tint. Plus, they offer SPF50 protection. When I travel, I look for versatility in my products, and the Color Balm Collection offers just that!

HAIRCARE

I’m pretty simple when it comes to my hair. I will pack my favourite shampoo and conditionner duo: R&CO’s Gemstone Color Shampoo and Conditioner, as well as R&CO’s Rockaway Salt Spray. My hair is naturally curly, so I like to lean into the beach hair look when I’m at the beach. This spray adds volume and texture and just accentuates my natural beachy curls. I also pack Rahua’s Hydration Detangler, especially when I know I’m going to be spending my days in the ocean and at the pool! This product helps keep hair detangled, moisturizes hair, smooths frizz, prevents breakage and damage, and provides color-treated hair with photoprotection. Everything you need on a beach vacation.

Visit etiket.ca or stop by our boutique to shop my winter vacation essentials!

Bestselling products of 2021
Hair Care

Top Beauty Products In Every Category: Looking back on the ‘it’ products of the year!

2021 was a great year for beauty! Discover the bestselling makeup, skincare and haircare products of the past year!

This past year was a great year for beauty. 2021 saw some exciting new launches from the industry’s leading brands and was a success for many cult-favourites that have been around for years. As we turn over a new leaf, and step into 2022, we wanted to shine a light on the products that made last year special. We broke down the beauty bestsellers into categories, ensuring no product was left behind! Discover our most popular products in skincare, haircare and makeup.

CLEANSERS

Gentle Cleanser – Pro-Derm
Hexam Gentle Cleanser – Vivier
Regenerating Cleanser – Tata Harper

TONERS

Refreshing Toner – Vivier
Equalizing Toner – SkinCeuticals
Botanical Infused Moisturising Toner – Environ

ANTIOXIDANT

CE Ferulic Serum – SkinCeuticals
CE Peptides Serum – SkinCeuticals
Silymarin CF – SkinCeuticals

MOISTURIZERS

Regenerating Cream – Pro-Derm
Triple Lipid Restore 2:4:2 – SkinCeuticals
AVST 5 – Environ

EYE CARE

A.G.E. Eye Complex – SkinCeuticals
Eye Contour Cream – Pro-Derm
Youth Essentia Vita-Peptide Eye Gel – Environ

SUNSCREEN

UV Clear SPF 46 – EltaMD
Physical Fusion UV Defense SPF 50 – SkinCeuticals
Classic Sunscreen Sport SPF50 White Tea – Coola

FACE MASKS

Phyto Corrective Masque – SkinCeuticals
Ultra Purifying Clay Mask – Vivier
Hydrating Floral Mask – Tata Harper

FACE OILS

Rosehip Bioregenerate Oil – Pai Skincare
Active Botanical Serum – Vintner’s Daughter
Carbon Star – Pai Skincare

HYPERPIGMENTATION PRODUCTS

Lytera 2.0 – SkinMedica
Advanced Skin Lightening Serum – Vivier
Discoloration Defense – SkinCeuticals

SUPPLEMENTS

Holi (Mane) – Agent Nateur
Marine Collagen – Bend Skincare
The Antioxidant Enzyme – Glisodin

ACNE PRODUCTS

Blemish + Age Defense Serum – SkinCeuticals
LHA Cleanser – SkinCeuticals
Acne Treatment System – Vivier

MAKEUP

Limitless Lash Mascara – ILIA
Perfecting Powder – Glo Skin Beauty
”Un” Cover-Up – RMS Beauty

DEODORANT

Eucalyptus Deodorant – (Malin+Goetz)
Holi (stick) Sensitive Deodorant – Agent Nateur
Super Strength Deodorant – LoveFresh

RETINOL FORMULAS

Retinol 0.5 – SkinMedica
Retinol 0.5 – SkinCeuticals
Retinol 1.0 – SkinMedica

BODY CARE

All Purpose Cream – Egyptian Magic
Vanilla Bean Coffee Sugar Scrub – LoveFresh
Vanilla Hand & Body Lotion – LoveFresh

LIP PRODUCTS

Organic Cocoa Lip Balm – Huna
Tinted Lip Treatment – Tata Harper
Lip Wrap Hydrating Mask – ILIA

HAIR SHAMPOOS

Hydration Shampoo – Rahua
Balancing Shampoo – The Hair Routine
Peppermint Shampoo – (Malin+Goetz)

BEAUTY TOOLS

Jade Gua Sha Tool – Mount Lai
Cosmetic Roll-CIT 0.1MM – Environ
GX Nano Current Device + Golden Gel – ZIIP

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