BSE Spotlight: Canadian Brands

Just as we carry an amazing selection of local, Quebec-based brands, we are as equally proud to feature some of the most stellar Canadian companies. Read on below to learn a little more about some of our favorite Canada-based brands in order to get to know exactly what they stand for, what they do, and what makes them so great!




Vivier’s main mission is to create, manufacture and market premium pharmaceutical skincare products that are proven to prepare, target, moisturize and protect the skin.


The way we feel in our skin affects our confidence, our well-being, and our perception of ourselves. The better our skin looks, the more confident we are, and the more beautiful we feel! Therefore, Vivier aims to improve lives through better skincare and to empower people of all ages and genders to look and feel their best.


Jess Vivier, the founder of Vivier Skin, has a rigorous background in chemistry and over 30 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry. He is known for his patent and formulation of the highest quality stable Vitamin C serums with L-Ascorbic Acid (USP) and the IntraDermal System (IDS)––a technology targeted to help ingredients properly penetrate the epidermis. 


Most recently, Vivier Pharma launched a first-of-its-kind ingredient called Polyamine-DAB, clinically proven to reduce fine lines and wrinkles; increase skin’s firmness and volume; and the management of hypertrophic scars.


All Vivier products continue to be carefully formulated and manufactured to the highest standards, right here in Canada. Shop our entire Vivier Skin selection online here!




Nelly De Vuyst® is a premium skincare brand with a longstanding reputation as one of the most effective, anti-aging, and corrective skin care lines on the market. All of their products are compatible with all medical aesthetic practices and are exclusively sold through both spas and medical spas.They also uphold a longstanding reputation in Europe as one of the most consistently acclaimed manufacturers of exceptional products for the face and body.


Manon Pilon and Amir Hussein, the founders of NDV, are revolutionizing skincare and the women’s wellness market with the new generation of Nelly De Vuyst® products. Combining the latest technologies, manufacturing processes, and the highest industry standard––they continuously seek to develop innovations that offer the best results.


Today, the Nelly De Vuyst® products are certified fair trade organic, manufactured in Canada, and continue to be held to the highest and most rigorous European standards, and without animal testing. 


You can shop all of our Nelly De Vuyst® products here!




Bend Beauty stands behind the belief that real beauty starts from within and extends to how we think and feel about ourselves, spanning over all aspects of life and living authentically. Too often, we don’t feel beautiful ‘enough’ and get caught up in external, often unrealistic, standards; therefore, their mission is to bend and redefine what it is for everyone to feel beautiful.


Bend Beauty is pioneering skin health and longevity from the inside out, delivering powerful ingredients in high-quality supplements that work deep to optimize your skin’s glow. 


The impact of each of their ingredients on the planet is also extensively researched: Bend’s facilities are 100% green, powered by the sun, wind, and low-impact hydro. Each carbon emission created from the development of their products is offset by their partnership with Carbon Fund.


Shop our selection of Bend Beauty supplements right here!




Based on the most recent clinical and scientific research, Pro-Derm develops a line of high-quality dermaceutical products whose active ingredients work best at optimizing facial rejuvenation and the treatment of common skin problems. The Canadian company proudly specializes in targeting photoaging, rosacea and diffused redness, oily skin, hyper pigmentation, and acne-prone skins. 


Pro-Derm products are also specially formulated to complement medical rejuvenation procedures such as peels, laser treatments, dermal injections, and cosmetic surgery. Because the formulations are free of fragrance, parabens, alcohol, mineral oils, and are not tested on animals.


Shop our ProDerm favourites here!


On that note,


Happy Canada Day!


The BSE Team


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