Jason Cook of Salus Bath and Body
We have a whole lot of love for Australian Spa range Salus Bath and Body. The product oozes a feel good quality and is jam packed with botanicals that in this fast paced world are truely needed and help in grounding even the most frazzled soul. Not surprisingly at the helm of this calming company is Jason Cook, who is a true gentleman and whom we are thrilled to be our inaugural interviewee.
Where do you call home? Melbourne, St Kilda, with all the cool cats!
Have you always created body products? I have worked in the health and wellness industry for over 25 years been creating body products over the last 10..
Why is your business called Salus? 'Salus' was the ancient Roman Goddess of health and prosperity. We love our connection to the Salus Goddess as our spa inspired range helps you to relax, nourish the body, calm the mind and reconnect.
What was the last great book you read? A Game of Thrones by George Martin - after much resistance I read it and am addicted.
What would we find on your playlist in your studio/office? Spotify Chill.
If you weren’t creating body products what would we find you doing? Holidaying.
Dream holiday destination? Positano, Amalfi Coast, Italy.
If an out of towner was visiting you where would you take them? The Great Ocean Road, The Botanical Gardens and a cool laneway bar in the City.
What are you currently coveting? A world where we can all live harmoniously.
Describe your style in 3 words. Minimalist, Playful, Australian
Do you collect anything and if so what? Pendleton blankets, they're amazing!
Summer or winter? Definitely summer
Favourite Restaurant/Cafe? Ciccolina, St Kilda. They turned away Madonna!
What takes your breath away? Watching my nephews play football.
Favourite Australian product.... Salus.
Why shop local? To support Australian businesses and jobs.
Do you have a signature scent? Depends on the time of year. I'm in love with Vetiver at the moment.
Favourite Artist? Favourite Cocktail? Favourite Flower? Brent Harris. Negroni. Banksia.
Use one word to describe Jim & Jane. Adventurous