What is my Skin Type?

What is my Skin Type?

The first place to start when beginning a new skincare routine, is to determine your skin type and find products tailored to you. 

So how do I find out what my skin type is? We provide a quick & easy method to help you discover your skin type, and provide our favourite skin health tips!

July 27, 2020
COVID-19 FAQ

COVID-19 FAQ

Have a question about our refill program? Is Miiko Skin Co HQ open for regular retail hours? Find our most frequently asked questions here.
July 20, 2020
How do I Choose a Good Natural Sunscreen?

How do I Choose a Good Natural Sunscreen?

With an increased awareness of the effects of long-term sun exposure and UV damage to the skin the search for a good sunscreen has jumped dramatically in the last two decades. Thousands of sunscreen products are available in Canada; from daily anti-aging moisturizers to SPF 100+ water-proof aerosol sprays. But how many of us know how a sunscreen works? And why should we care?

July 15, 2020
What is Sunscreen?

What is Sunscreen?

Sunscreen is most commonly understood to be a topical skin care product that helps protect the skin from sunburns. SPF (sun protection factor) is usually how we know we won’t get sunburnt. But what is sunscreen actually? 

July 15, 2020
Summer Zinc Cream: Everything you need to know

Summer Zinc Cream: Everything you need to know

Looking for a non-toxic alternative to your traditional summer skincare? Our Summer Zinc Cream 20% is organic, vegan, marine-safe, and hypo-allergenic! You can feel safe about using this product on your body and your family's bodies while spending time outdoors. 
July 08, 2020
How to Use your Sampler Kit

How to Use your Sampler Kit

If you've recently purchased a Skincare Sampler Kit (yay!) and are curious how to use each product included, this blog is for you! The sample kit is the best way for you to find out what your skin type is and try the whole face care line without breaking the bank.

June 23, 2020
Introducing... the Refresh Serum!

Introducing... the Refresh Serum!

Introducing our latest product: the Refresh Serum... nature's cocktail for invigorating hydration! We received many requests for a more masculine-scented face serum that still delivers amazing results and hydration.
June 11, 2020
Natural Product Care During Summer Months

Natural Product Care During Summer Months

Our whipped products are made from the finest quality oils and without additives to resist temperature changes. So that means in the summer time if left in a hot spot, they may melt under high temperatures, but have no fear - this doesn't effect the quality of the product!⠀

We share our Miiko Tips on how best to care for your products during the warmer months!

June 04, 2020
Home Spa With Your Mama, This Mother's Day.

Home Spa With Your Mama, This Mother's Day.

We know this Mother's Day might look very different for a lot of people. It might not be possible to visit each other or go out for a special day. 

But we had a fun idea, make a zoom date with the nurturer in your life and have an at-home SPA with your Miiko Skin Co products! Pour a glass of wine, throw on a bathrobe, and spend some quality time with mom while nourishing your skin!

May 08, 2020
Four Pillars to Skincare

Four Pillars to Skincare

At Miiko Skin Co, our primary focus is on the health of the skin barrier (the epidermis) and building healthy tissue that will support you throughout your lifetime. Understanding the purpose of the skin barrier and the components that break it down is how we developed our four pillars to skincare.
May 08, 2020
Helpful Resources During COVID-19

Helpful Resources During COVID-19

Our goal with this blog is to put together a compilation of resources that have helped us so far in a place where we can update it as it goes along. Please note we are definitely not experts, but hopefully we can point you in some good directions!
April 14, 2020
Hand Care & Repair

Hand Care & Repair

Have you noticed your hands are feeling dryer from frequent handwashing and hand sanitizer? Us too! 

Washing your hands and following the government's recommendations for self-isolation and hygiene are the number one priority right now. So, if your hands have been feeling extra sore lately, we wanted to share some care and repair tips that you can do at home!

March 27, 2020