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Apothekari Skincare : An Indie, Female-Led, Proud Canadian Company!

Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Apothekari Skincare is an indie, female-owned & operated, proudly Canadian company! We take our inspiration from apothecaries, the precursor of today’s pharmacies, resulting in a modern-day boutique specializing in healthy formulations for skincare. In this post, we’re sharing more about us, including where we’ve come from, what we stand for… Read more on Apothekari »

Natural Skincare

The Problem with Natural Skincare Products

*Disclaimer – This post is not meant to bash natural skincare products; rather clarify, from a pharmacist’s perspective, what one can expect when seeking out cosmetics marketed as being natural… Although we describe Apothekari as “Scientific Skin Care”, we could easily justify calling it a natural skincare line. Our products are formulated with safety and… Read more on Apothekari »

Ferulic Acid: A Novel Antioxidant

Ferulic acid, as found in apothekari Phloretin + C Antioxidant Serum, works to protect skin from free radical damage associated with aging and UV exposure. A plant extract, ferulic acid has three main benefits for skincare: It is a powerful antioxidant on its own, protecting cells from UV damage and neutralising free radicals. Studies have… Read more »