These Handmade Canadian Body Products Are So Natural You Can Eat Them (Win!)

December 22, 2020

Natural body products are all the rage these days, but we often wonder, how close to Mother Earth-approved do they really come?

Victoria-based Jusu Wellness Inc. is rising to that challenge, making pure, organic, plant-based products for consumption, body and personal care, including its JUSU Bar juice bar in Victoria, B.C., and an extensive product offering including cold-pressed juices, skin care and body products, aromatherapy, and home cleaning lines. Founder Bruce Mullen started the company following the death of his wife. She had passed away from breast cancer and, while their family was going through her treatment, they began clearing from their home any kind of chemical product. Bruce believes that we are making ourselves sick by ingesting and exposing our bodies to chemicals. He has since put all of his energy into Jusu, to help create all-natural, healthy products to help people protect their own families. And, get this: the body products are so completely natural, you can actually eat them!

Below, our top five Jusu Wellness product picks, and a chance for you to win! —Vita Daily

Created with Japanese peppermint, all-natural Vanilla Peppermint Body Lotion ($22) is formulated to soothe and refresh. Its vanilla is a natural antioxidant, aphrodisiac and relaxant that leaves you feeling passionately energized.

Harmonize, purify and brighten your complexion with this Saké Pearl Face Mask ($28) created especially for normal/sensitive skin types. Saké kasu, a fermented rice brimming with bioavailable vitamins, and ocean water pearl powder work to refine pores, reduce redness and balance skin tone.

Jusu’s Honey Shea Hair Treatment ($40) deeply penetrates the hair shaft, smoothes the cuticle and leaves hair shiny and soft. It uses whole-food nutrition to strengthen, nourish and restore healthy hair, without the damaging ingredients found in most conditioners.

For soon-to-be mamas, this Belly Butter with Sweet Orange and Vanilla ($30) is formulated especially for a growing belly while being incredibly restorative for the rest of the body, too. It encourages cell renewal and elasticity with organic shea butter, aloe vera and grapeseed oil while softening, nourishing and hydrating a growing tummy.

Use Jusu’s non-toxic All Purpose Cleaner ($9) for bathrooms, kitchen and household surfaces (except glass and polished wood). It’s blended with cinnamon essential oil and orange essential oil for powerful grease-cutting capabilities.

Win! A $225 Complete Brightening Skin Care Bundle From Jusu!

Congratulations Danica M. of Port Coquitlam, B.C., who will receive our favourite $225 Complete Brightening Skin Care Bundle from Jusu!


  1. richard lewis

    December 23rd, 2020 at 7:06 am


  2. Liz (@humble.nature.vibes)

    December 23rd, 2020 at 9:28 am

    I love using natural products and organics because I leaves me without the worry that I’m putting harsh chemicals in my home as well as in/on mine and my family’s bodies.

  3. Sara

    December 23rd, 2020 at 9:38 am

    For my health and the environment. Saralefebvre

  4. Melina

    December 23rd, 2020 at 9:50 am

    Say No to chemicals!!!

  5. Cheryl Germain

    December 23rd, 2020 at 9:55 am

    Natural products seem like the safer choice, for my family’s long term health. @cfgermain

  6. Shanel Jaggon

    December 23rd, 2020 at 9:57 am

    Using truly natural products is so important to me because it is so important to be mindful of what you put on your skin and how it effects your body. Natural products are so much better and safer for you! Instagram handle is CurlyContestQueen

  7. Natalie B

    December 23rd, 2020 at 10:40 am

    We’re exposed to so many toxic compounds daily, the least we can do is not add to the problem! The Earth and our bodies are happier with natural products!


  8. Wendy Germaine

    December 23rd, 2020 at 3:39 pm

    I want to use more pure products. I feel it is much safer for all of us. Other things do use a lot of chemicals in them. It is not good for our bodies or for our waters

    Thank you

  9. Alana LeSueur

    December 23rd, 2020 at 5:27 pm

    As I commented, at great length on the VitaDaily IG site, I like products, (Natural, Organic or not,) with the least amount of ingredients, that I can actually recognize or even pronounce. As a society, we have been groomed to slather on lotions, potions, makeup, creams etc, without really knowing the long term effects on our bodies for decades. It is just common sense to question products that have more than 2 lines of listed ingredients. And as for pricing, spending more money for a product does not necessarily make a product less dangerous as far as I am concerned. @Diamondchick60

  10. ROSI

    December 23rd, 2020 at 7:20 pm

    @reizenshtein I like these products because they don’t have any chemicals

  11. Nathalie Lebeau

    December 23rd, 2020 at 8:46 pm

    Using natural products on my skin is important to me because self care shouldn’t be something to stress about. ❤️ @runningandguitars

  12. louise gilbert

    December 23rd, 2020 at 9:38 pm

    I like using items that are using natural products.

  13. Amber olak

    December 24th, 2020 at 12:11 am

    Because it is healthy for my skin


  14. Rosanna

    December 24th, 2020 at 3:46 am

    Natural products feel a lot better. I like that. I always like to know what I am putting on my body. @rosanna8854

  15. Musharaf Rauf

    December 24th, 2020 at 5:28 am

    Its good to know about a new local and refreshing product

  16. Alison K

    December 26th, 2020 at 12:07 am

    Using truly natural products on my skin and in my home is important to me because there are enough toxins in the world that if I control these two aspects, it would be a great thing. Thank you. @soulseeker00

  17. Carolyn Belair

    December 26th, 2020 at 4:22 am

    I only use natural products on my skin and in my home for cleaning. This is a great contest. Thank you for the chance. @carolynbelair

  18. Alaisha R Hussain

    December 28th, 2020 at 9:42 am

    Important to me not only because it is good for me but also good for the environment!

  19. Janet M

    December 28th, 2020 at 1:55 pm

    I have sensitive skin so using natural products is very important to me. @asherares

  20. Renee

    December 28th, 2020 at 3:43 pm

    My skin is sensitive so I’d like to use natural products on my skin and at home

  21. Michelle L’Ecuyer

    December 29th, 2020 at 11:48 am

    I love the look of these products-natural is best for my sensitive aging rosacea face!
    Entered on Insta and in my stories. My account is private. Thank you! Stay well and safe!

  22. Michelle L’Ecuyer

    December 29th, 2020 at 12:05 pm


    Natural products work best for my sensitive aging rosacea skin! And better for the environment

  23. Saffron Thread

    December 29th, 2020 at 7:39 pm

    I use natural products because skin is the body’s largest organ and absorbs the ingredients applied to it. Chemicals entering through the skin don’t get filtered out. Chemicals also enter the environment and can cause serious problems when they interact with other compounds.

  24. Pearl Saban

    December 30th, 2020 at 7:31 am

    Natural products are great for the environment — and great for me! Thanks for the chance to win. @pearliesofwisdom

  25. CL Chin

    December 30th, 2020 at 8:38 am

    I feel better knowing that the ingredients will not harm my skin or my body.

  26. ANNA NGO

    December 30th, 2020 at 10:29 am

    This is my chance to try these natural products !

  27. Kiriakitsa

    December 30th, 2020 at 4:20 pm

    My mother always told me that if you cannot eat it don’t you dare put it on your body!

  28. Daryl Wright

    December 30th, 2020 at 6:05 pm

    Living at the lake sure gives a perspective on nature. I choose natural products because it keeps me in check with my impact. @seed2leaf

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