BNourished_Bars-1-scaled.jpg
BNourished_Bars-1-scaled.jpg
BNourished_Bars-3-scaled.jpg
BNourished_Bars_VerticaStack-3-scaled.jpg
BNourished_Shampoo_ColourTreatment-scaled.jpg
BNourished_Shampoo_ConditionerBar-scaled.jpg
BNourished_Shampoo_GentleBaby-scaled.jpg
BNourished_ShampooBars_Bags-2-scaled.jpg
Brandie-and-Sophie-scaled.jpg
Salmo, BC

B-Nourished

Brandie-Lynn Disher is the maker at B-Nourished, a True Local company specializing in small-batch hair and body care products. All B-Nourished products are made without sulphates, harmful chemicals or synthetic fragrances. We’re so excited to be carrying her low-waste shampoo and conditioner bars!

Who is the maker at B-Nourished?
Brandie-Lynn and her daughter Sophie.

Where are you located?
Salmo, BC

What do you make?
Natural healthy nourishing personal care products with purpose, including my Shampoo and Conditioner Bars, which are available at the Kootenay Co-op!

How would you describe your company?
I am the sole proprietor of B-Nourished, a grassroots business that I created to provide wholesome, high quality, healthy personal care products. All of my products are made in small batches without petrochemicals, sulphates, harmful chemicals or synthetic fragrances. I use only coconut-derived sulphate-free surfacants in the shampoo bars and glutamansi in the soap-free facial cleanser. All of the cold-processed soap that I create is made to be gentle and moisturizing on our skin. The shampoo and conditioner bars are made to cleanse but also to restore balance to our scalp and hair, to condition and nourish, and to be safe and beneficial for all hair types. Everything is carefully created with the highest attention to detail and  with wholesome formulations and quality ingredients.

How long have you been in business?
I have been formulating for two years, but I just began the business in September 2019.

What motivated you to start?
I am a certified herbal practitioner and find joy in making personal care products that are beautiful, healthy and effective. When I started getting feedback about the quality of my products, I was excited to know that the care and attention I put into the formulations really benefit others. This gave me the passion and joy to continue on a bigger level and build a gentle business. I want my business to be a wonderful example for my daughter: modelling self-sustainability, starting from nothing and building something beautiful with our hands, benefiting others,  and leaving as small of a footprint as possible for generations to come.

What are some of your greatest joys?
Producing and perfecting spectacular and purposeful personal care products with wholesome ingredients that nourish and help our bodies.

What are some of your greatest challenges?
At the moment, one of my greatest challenges is making my products look wonderful on store shelves and finding packaging that matches my values and reflects the quality of the product inside.

What is your vision for your company?
My vision for B-Nourished is to grow organically and help as many people as I possibly can with healthy natural products. I hope to bring the same joy to customers that I receive from making the products. I would love to see many satisfied happy customers who feel great in their own skin, free of toxins and harsh chemicals.

Why is local food and/or local purchasing important to you?
Buying local helps build community and a sustainable flourishing economy. It supports families who work with their hands laboring in love, it helps single mommas find hope in building a healthy sustainable future for their children, and it builds confidence and self-esteem.

If you could deliver a message directly to Co-op members/customers, what would it be?
Thank You!

Julia Cedar Design Logo.png
Nelson, BC 33.26 km
Julia Cedar is the creative mind behind Julia Cedar Design.  She makes beautiful fabric objects f...
KutenaiChai_Demo-3_web.JPG
Nelson, BC 33.26 km
Nelson Chocofellar-3-edit.jpg
Nelson, BC 33.26 km
Silverking Tofu Front.jpg
Nelson, BC 33.26 km
Kathryn Whitehead and Josh Currie have been the makers at Silverking Soya Foods since January 201...
slowburn-soy-candle-256px-256px.jpg
Nelson, BC 33.26 km
DSC_9741-scaled.jpg
Nelson, BC 33.41 km
No6 Coffee Co. No6 Coffee Co. is a boutique coffee roasting company located in Nelson, focused on...
13585013_869504496515617_2675370135967909053_o.jpg
125 Hall Street, Nelson, BC V1L 4B8 33.59 km
Torchlight Brewing Company Quench your thirst with True Local Torchlight beverages! In addition t...
DSC_1891-scaled.jpg
South Slocan, BC 34.5 km
What is your company name?  Kootenay Kombucha What is your name? Eric Matton Where are ...
Header-25-years.jpg
Crescent Valley, BC 34.85 km
Mountain Sky Raynald Losier and Nina George have been making handcrafted and environmentally cons...
IMG_2928-scaled.jpg
Nelson, BC 34.89 km
Melafera Foods Dave Coletti is a local-grown Nelsonite with family roots that run deep here. His ...
chuckleberry-1.jpg
Chuckleberry Community Farm Who is the farmer at Chuckleberry Community Farm? Jon Scott. What do ...
2018-Farm-Family-Shot-TN-1.jpg
Krestova, BC 35.81 km
Linden Lane Farms Linden Lane Farms in Krestova makes it easier to grow great plants and eat amaz...
DSC_0022.jpg
Castlegar, BC 36.21 km
CC’s Sushi Don & Carol Carlgren of CC’s Sushi are based in Castlegar. They work h...
nutburgers-on-bun.jpg
Rossland, BC 40.42 km
Wild Onion Nutburgers These burgers are a Kootenay vegetarian’s dream-come-true. They’...
The-Bread-Collection-scaled.jpg
Rossland, BC 40.5 km
Alkəmē Todd and Melinda, the founders of Alkəmē (formerly Purist Pantry) are dedicated to creatin...
cold-brew-scaled.jpg
Rossland, BC 40.77 km
 Seven Summits Coffee Co. Thomas Barrie is passionate about a good cup of coffee. But that doesn&...
Elk-Root-Conservation-Farm_from-their-SM-25-e1560290852652.jpg
Slocan Park, BC 43.51 km
Elk Root Conservation Farm Elk Root Conservation Farm and BDirty Co. are passionate about our “sw...
with-charcol.jpg
Vallican, BC 43.69 km
BDirty Co. BDirty Co. deodorant is a 100% natural raw honey cream deodorant handmade in Vallican,...
tulaberry.jpg
Passmore, BC 46.73 km
Tulaberry Farm Judi Morton keeps busy running this Passmore farm. With vegetables and berries to ...
IMG_5230crop-scaled.jpg
Winlaw, BC 49.22 km
Cripple Crow Ranch Chicken Farmer Tamara Smith raises certified organic pastured poultry with a b...
650_2817.jpg
Kootenay Natural Meats Dale and Wendy raise Kootenay Natural Meats. They are truly passionate abo...
Ange-and-Gord-e1559689827469.jpg
Winlaw BC 49.78 km
Crooked Horn Farm Crooked Horn Farm is a certified organic market garden located just south of Wi...
lana-in-field.jpg
Winlaw, BC 50.35 km
Hummingbird Farm Lana and Brad Braun of Hummingbird Farm grow their certified organic flowers, fr...
Jess-scaled.jpg
Winlaw, BC 50.86 km
Chamela Giri Jess Duchart of Chamela Giri makes her traditional masalas and artistic perfumes in ...
Kelly-3-scaled.jpg
Winlaw, BC 50.86 km
Kelly’s Doukhobor Foods Kelly Malakoff, owner of Kelly’s Doukhobor Foods produces one...
IMG_1112-1.jpg
Winlaw, BC 50.86 km
Nuts 4 U Granola Nuts 4 U Granola is made with your health in mind. Back in 2015, Gina Griffiths,...
fresh-baked-2.jpg
Winlaw, BC 50.86 km
Pie Revolution The Pie Revolution has begun! Our very own Reuben Crookbain (assistant Butcher Sho...
DSC_1527-scaled.jpg
Robin DuPont Ceramics Robin DuPont has studied Fine Art all over the world… But his most va...
basket-of-mushrooms-1249884_edit.jpg
Winlaw, BC 50.86 km
herbs.jpg
Winlaw, BC 50.96 km
Emery Herbals “What grows around us heals us.” – Colleen Emery Emery Herbals Bo...
highres_Logo.jpg
Wyndell, BC 52.17 km
What is your farm/company name? Bad Duck Caramel What is your name? Greg and Carmen ...
Group-Shot-scaled.jpg
Balfour, BC 52.88 km
Kootenay Soap Co. Located in Balfour, Dave and Annick live a classic Kootenay lifestyle — running...
Showing 41 - 80 of 102 results