LCI Medi Spa Ottawa is proud to offer the CHANV product line. Created in 2004 in Mauricie, Quebec, CHANV’s main ingredient is Hemp Oil which comes from plants and seed grown and processed by experts. They are known to operate the only cold-pressed oil press in Quebec.
There are many benefits in Cosmetics, as to why using Hemp Oil can improve the skin. Products made with Hemp Oil have a superior profile in essential fatty acids, making it a quick-penetrating dry oil. It also has a perfect ratio of omega-3 and omega-6.To add to its almost perfect profile, Hemp Oil used in body care products is a good source of vitamins and minerals, such as vitamin E and A, known for their regenerative properties.
Body Care products infused with Hemp Oil are great to relieve the symptoms of skin problems such as eczema and psoriasis. Thanks to its anti-inflammatory properties, it can help with many bothersome symptoms. It reduces itchiness and redness by improving blood circulation. It does not clog pores and can successfully reduce symptoms of acne and balance oily skin.
CHANV is GMO-free, phthalate-free, paraben-free, certified cruelty-free, and some products are even vegan. The packaging is also completely recyclable. From farming to packaging, CHANV cares about life and the environment. Each product is made with love!
Here are a few products we recommend:
This little marvel fights odours naturally, without a single harmful ingredient. CHANV deodorant leaves your skin feeling fresh and lets you start off your day on the right foot. Always effective against odours and free of harmful ingredients. Protects from body odour with Lemongrass and Rosemary Essential Oils. ALLUMINIM FREE!
Key Ingredients: Lemongrass: neutralizes odours / Rosemary: antiviral, antifungal and revitalizes skin / Bergamot: reduces itching and skin irritation
First, it is a 100% vegetal concentrate with a smooth and silky texture, rich in antioxidants and essential nutrients. Then, it neutralizes the free radicals responsible for the aging of the skin and brown spots. Finally, it brings radiance to your complexion while toning tired cells.
Key ingredients: Rosehip: stimulates collagen synthesis, accelerates regeneration of skin cells, fades scars & night spots, its richness in vitamin A makes it a regenerating & repairing oil, suitable for dry and blotchy skin, wonderful for slowing down aging skin (anti-wrinkle) / Italian Helichrysum: beneficial for all skin problems including skin aging, scar, rosacea, eczema, acne, sun spots
Using CHANV Hair Serum is like watering a thirsty plant. Give your hair the splendor it deserves with a purely vegetal care, containing essential active ingredients. This serum repairs and smooths split ends. It is suitable for all hair types.
Key Ingredients: Geranium: cleanses and purifies scalp/ Rosemary: stimulates hair growth, treats dandruff and dry scalp
As a topical care, CHANV Muscle Cream helps to create a state of relaxation in the muscles and soothes the pain away. This arnica cream is enhanced by essential oils specially selected for their anti-inflammatory properties. Physical relaxation on demand, just for you.
Key Ingredients: Arnica: relieves symptoms of arthritis, soothes muscle pain/ Eucalyptus: anti-inflammatory/ Balsam Copaiba: anti-inflammatory, antibacterial/ Clove: antalgic-properties
In a crisis, the ointment always knows how to get out of trouble with a natural recipe almost miraculous. Combined with appropriate therapeutic essential oils, hemp ointment is the vegetable best alternative for the symptoms of eczema, psoriasis and other dermatitis or skin disorders. It relieves itching, helps regenerate and repair tissues, relieves burns, cuts, insect bites. The ointment also reduces inflammation and redness, as well as, soothes irritation.
Key ingredients: Italian Helichrysum: beneficial for all skin problems such as skin aging, scars, eczema, acne, rosacea and sun spots./ Tea Tree Oil: Also known as melaleuca, the essential oil of this tree is known to help infections or inflammatory problems of the skin.
These healthy and natural alternative products and many more are available for you in our online store and our downtown clinic.