Posts Tagged ‘ayurveda’

Sadie Adams ~ Healing Facials

June 8, 2017 | 6 Comments
Sadie Adams ~ Healing Facials

I met Sadie through her incredible facial treatments a few years ago. A beautiful friend of mine recommended her, and I became a devoted fan as soon as I entered her professional studio. I remember hearing the monks chanting from her studio, and then being greeted by the most extraordinary cat named Nigel. All of ...

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Earth Tonics ~ Goddess Of Skin Daron Hope

An interview with the skin guru

March 1, 2017 | 1 Comment
Earth Tonics ~ Goddess Of Skin Daron Hope

As many of you know I am very particular about what I put on my skin. If I am not using my own line, then I am experimenting with other non-toxic brands. One of my favorite lines is by an incredible skin guru Daron Hope from Ojai. I met Daron a few years back when ...

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Healing Bliss with Patti of Mojave Desert Skin Shield

Exploring beyond a gentle skin facial

November 1, 2016 | 6 Comments
Healing Bliss with Patti of Mojave Desert Skin Shield

One of the reasons I started The Local Rose was so I could celebrate people who truly walk the path of healing, beauty and wellness. My dear friend Charlie wrote to me a few months ago and said that I needed to meet with Patti from Mojave Desert Skin Shield. He told me she gave ...

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Fourth & Heart Ghee

Benefits of the natural butter

August 24, 2016 | 4 Comments
Fourth & Heart Ghee

One of my favorite anti-aging and healthy treats is taking a spoonful of ghee every day. Ghee is clarified butter that is a staple in Ayurvedic cooking. It is rich in vitamins A, E and K and therefore a beauty tonic for hair, nails, skin and joints. I was naturally thrilled when I heard about Fourth ...

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Nourishing Soaked Oats with Berries and Raw Milk

Ayurvedic Breakfast for High Energy

July 15, 2016 | 2 Comments
Nourishing Soaked Oats with Berries and Raw Milk

I love a good hearty breakfast. In the traditions of Ayurveda it is best to eat a fulfilling breakfast in the morning to give you energy throughout the day. In Ayurveda teachings it is good to boost the digestive fires or Agni, in the morning. These digestive fires can keep the furnace of your metabolism ...

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Healing Shirodhara With Poppy and Someday

July 2, 2016 | 5 Comments
Healing Shirodhara With Poppy and Someday

I first met beautiful and grounded herbalist Kari Jansen from Poppy and Someday at The Spirit Weavers Gathering last year in the forests of Northern California. She was one of the wellness angels who would treat minor ailments at the gathering. I was instantly drawn to her sweet smile and graceful demeanor. I later had the ...

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