Men’s Beauty — Profile 23: Friday Grooming Co & Profile 24: The Veddas   

By Sidra Sheikh
Name Friday Beauty Co
Founder Ali Jacksi
Category Beauty
Country Canada

About The Company: Founded by Ali Jacksi, Friday Grooming Co was created with a passion for providing high quality products to help grow and maintain beards. They currently offer beard oils and beard combs. The uniquely scented (they have a bubblegum scent!) beard oils claim to help stimulate growth, improve skin elasticity, eliminate beards itch and rejuvenate dull hair.

Featured Product: The Sandalwood Beard Comb ($22.99 CAD) is a must have for anyone with a beard. It helps to detangle knots, stimulate the skin underneath in turn encouraging strong hair growth and allows control in shaping and grooming the beard as preferred. Made of 100% sandalwood the comb comes in a leather sleeve, is dual sided, handcrafted and anti-static. Check out their site for some cool oils as well!

Name The Veddas
Founder Jacinta Kanakaratnam
Category Beauty
Country Canada

About The Company: The Veddas founded by Jacinta Kanakaratnam is the first Ayurvedic inspired men’s grooming line. The line was created to offer a natural, affordable skin and hair nourishment option for men of colour and it seems they are staying true to just that. All ingredients are naturally sourced, there is no testing on animals and there is no use of sulphates, parabens or toxic ingredients. Moreover, the product packaging can be re-purposed. Currently they offer beard oil and beard balm.

Featured Product: The Veddas Beard Oil is available in three scents, Lakshmi, Vanni and Natural. Speaking to the Ayurvedic inspiration, the scents are carefully curated to provide aromatic pleasure. The oil not only nourishes and keeps the beard healthy, but also protects the skin underneath facial hair. Shop their entire line on their site.

Follow The Author Here

Sidra Sheikh

Sidra Sheikh (@sidra.sheikh_) is a journalist who loves creating fashion, beauty and lifestyle content. She is currently exploring the world of freelance writing and editing. Previously she was the associate editor at SHE Canada Magazine where she initially found her love for magazines and the publishing world.

© Copyright 2021: Anmeco Optimedia Communications Inc.