SOURCE: Jusu Bars Inc.

Jusu Bars Inc.

November 25, 2016 11:28 ET

What's Good for the Body -- Is Great for the Skin

Jusu Launches Innovative Skin-Care Line Using Organic Juice Pulp

VICTORIA, BC--(Marketwired - November 25, 2016) - Jusu Body, a subsidiary of the popular Victoria-based Jusu Bars, launched a new line of all natural skincare products today that harnesses nature's powerful nutrition as nourishment for the skin.

The initial product offering includes body lotion, body scrub, lip balm and soap bars made from organic, 100 percent food grade, cruelty-free, plant-based, all-natural, gluten-free and GMO-free materials that are fragranced with therapeutic-grade essential oils. Additional product offerings, which will utilize the same natural and organic values, are under development and will be available soon.

Jusu Body President, Sarah Bowder, says the skincare line is a natural fit for the growing number of people who are actively paying attention to what they put into as well as onto their body.

"It is believed that about 60 percent of the chemicals used in skincare products end up in the blood stream in less than 30 seconds. We are offering customers a product that ensures that what they are putting on their skin is chemical free," said Sarah Bowder. "We believe that Jusu Body provides a super-healthy, natural alternative to the chemical-laden personal skincare products people use daily."

The Jusu Body skincare line uses Jusu's own organic pulp as a featured ingredient. The products contain no synthetic chemicals or biologically active ingredients purporting to have medical or drug-like benefits often referred to as cosmeceuticals. Instead they contain handmade, organic and natural food grade substances. Products will be available in four scents; Ginger Citrus, Eucalyptus Mint, Vanilla Peppermint and a Scent-Free variety.

"Fresh, cold-pressed juices are rich in vital minerals and enzymes as well as antioxidants and anti-inflamatories providing many healing properties in the Body products," Bruce Mullen, President and CEO of Jusu Bars, said. "The repurposing of the juice pulp is not only innovative it represents a zero-waste, win-win solution for both the company and our customers."

Initially Jusu Body products will be available at the Cadboro Bay, Fisgard Street and Oak Bay Jusu Bar locations in Victoria and online at http://www.jusubody.com. They will also be available at Jusu Bar's Calgary locations (currently under the Cru Juice name) in December at Market Mall, Southcentre Mall, Chinook Mall, Bridgeland and Mount Royal.

ABOUT JUSU BODY INC.
Radiant. Healthy. Nourishing. Jusu Body is an organic, plant-based, all natural personal care product line. Jusu Body upholds the principle that what you put on your body is just as important as what you put in it. Jusu Body ingredients are 100 per cent food grade, and focus on nourishing the body with every single ingredient boasting health-supporting properties. Jusu's organic pulp rich in vital vitamins, minerals, and enzymes is featured in Jusu Body product as food for the skin. Empowering people to support their health with safe, quality, and ultimately beautiful personal care products, Jusu Body is excited to establish itself as a leader in the organic personal care market. Together Jusu Bars Inc. and Jusu Body inspire healthy, vital lives.

ABOUT JUSU BAR INC.
Jusu Bars Inc. is BC's largest producer of best-in-class, 100% organic, plant-based food and beverage products. Our delicious cold-pressed juices, smoothies, mylks, hot drinks and plant-based raw meals and snacks are natural products, meaning no heat has been used and no refined sugars, artificial sweeteners or chemicals have been added. We're continuously creating unique ways to use the nutrient-dense organic fruit, vegetable and nut pulp which is left over after the cold-press process. http://www.jusubar.com

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