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Mirror, Mirror : Your Health and Wellness Speaker’s Main Role

Posted in: Uncategorized- Apr 22, 2018 No Comments

Photo credit: Silviarita My friend Satkiana recently went to buy essential oil for her son’s cough and congestion. Her adventure below shows how the wisdom within us recognizes when life puts what we need right in our hands. One of your health and wellness speaker’s role is simply to remind you of that. Errors that […]

Connect and Emerge with a Natural Beauty Workshop in Ottawa

Posted in: Uncategorized- Apr 16, 2018 No Comments

The uncomfortably cold, wet and windy sides of spring are triggering uncomfortable feelings: a grumpy impatience some days and lethargy on others. Part of me wants to create a pretty wreath for the font door while others want me to linger in bed, or to lose my focus. So I started spring cleaning. Nothing bad […]

Massage Warriors Meet Your Ayurvedic Practitioner Ottawa

Posted in: Uncategorized- Mar 29, 2018 No Comments

Hurray, Spring is here! The same way cities rally their teams to wash streets, sidewalks and street lights, etc., you are about to start your own cleanse to remove toxins accumulated during winter. Massage warriors, meet your Ayurvedic practitioner Ottawa for assistance. Yes but… Feeling some resistance? There are two kinds: the normal resistance in […]

Care for Your Breast Health with Massage and Natural Skin Care Products

Posted in: Uncategorized- Mar 08, 2018 No Comments

How much time do you spend choosing bras and clothes that highlight the beauty of your breasts? Comparatively, how much time do you actually take to care for their health and beauty? A monthly cyst detection program maybe? Good start. Of course, I’m not talking about tattooing, piercing, breast reduction or size enhancement. I’m talking […]

Realize Who You Are and See Your Never Ending Beauty

Posted in: Uncategorized- Feb 02, 2018 No Comments

I heard recently; “Your life force has desires for you. Dropping your own desires and obeying the movements of your life force ensures that you manifest all the talents you brought into the world AND that you learn what you were born to learn.” Easier said than done but inspiring! This is a great opportunity […]

10 Questions on How You Relate to Scents and Aromatherapy – Health and Wellness Speaker

Posted in: Uncategorized- Jan 15, 2018 No Comments

As a health/wellness speaker and skin care consultant, one of the great advantages is the possibility to discuss with many people what I’m passionate about: aromatherapy, ayurveda, meditation, skin care, and natural skin care products that promote wellness. Blogging offers another opportunity to do so and to obtain stimulating and inspiring feedback. So, I’ve decided […]

Embracing Natural Beauty Workshops Is So Becoming!

Posted in: Uncategorized- Jan 04, 2018 No Comments

“Aging is becoming” a slogan that has inspired my work and my life ever since it came out in the 1990s. To become, of course, implies change whether we want it or not. But the “becomingness” aspect of aging, the how well it suits you, depends on choices that you make, often without an ounce […]

Massage and Oils: Advice from your Skin Care Consultant Ottawa

Posted in: Uncategorized- Dec 15, 2017 No Comments

As your skin care consultant Ottawa, I love to provide advice on massage and oils. Your body, like your car, needs oil to operate smoothly. Of course, you need oil in your diet but regular self-massage and professional massage with quality oils generate great benefits: – increase circulation, especially to nerve endings – tone the […]

Recipes for Healing, Comfort and Fun from your Health and Wellness Speaker in Ottawa

Posted in: Uncategorized- Nov 30, 2017 No Comments

Below are recipes for healing, comfort and fun from your health and wellness speaker in Ottawa. They were developed for a presentation on aromatherapy I gave recently at the Natural Food Pantry in Ottawa. My faithful diffuser complemented the talk with hydrsols of rose and orange blossom and essential oils of eucalyptus and turmeric to […]

Healing self-mutilation, imagined sins and beauty with oud and your ayurvedic consultant in Ottawa

Posted in: Uncategorized- Nov 14, 2017 No Comments

Three days after publishing my last blog, the tiny box I ordered arrived in the mail: 10 tiny vials of rare oud essential oil. My God! so tiny but so potent and fragrant! Holding those 10 vials felt like holding a whole forest in one hand, a forest that connected at the heart level, where we […]

Oud Essential Oil – Your Ayurvedic Consultant’s Good Fortune & Dilemma

Posted in: Uncategorized- Oct 31, 2017 No Comments

Photo credit There are times when an inner voice is so subtle and yet so strong in its request that you cannot ignore it regardless of how far fetched it may seem. Familiar? I am confronted with such a request. The guidance is that I must create a new product to help people who suffer […]

Dig into your Anxiety and Anger to Find Your Beauty With an Ayurvedic Facial

Posted in: Uncategorized- Oct 12, 2017 No Comments

In these times of changing frequencies, you may find yourself feeling like a radio receiver constantly switching channels. Anxiety and anger may result, accompanied by a sense of confusion about shifting loyalties or of being fragmented. If this leaves you feeling exhausted, let yourself feel these feelings without acting out and watch what happens. Digging […]

Come Home with an Ayurvedic Facial in Ottawa

Posted in: skin, Uncategorized- Sep 29, 2017 No Comments

Hurricanes, floods, forest fires and volcanic eruptions happen not only at the planetary level but also in our lives, inwardly and outwardly. They reflected a loss of balance of all the elements: fire, water, air and earth. And we have seen them all occur back to back this summer. Directly or indirectly, they likely contributed […]

Clean Your Aura + Calm Kids with Aromatherapy: 2 Natural Beauty Workshops in One Day

Posted in: Public Speaking & Workshops, Uncategorized- Sep 17, 2017 No Comments

What is the aura? What does it need? How do you keep it clean? What does it take to help your kids stay calm despite the numerous stimulations to which they are exposed? Face to Grace owner Isabela Blanchet will address these questions from the perspective of aromatherapy during two natural beauty workshops at the […]

Skin Care Products in Ottawa : Impeccability First

Posted in: Uncategorized- Aug 25, 2017 No Comments

When you shop for natural skin care products in Ottawa, demand impeccability first. You want ingredients in your products to be organic or at least pure from chemicals to keep your body healthy. Women typically are very aware of their body and sensations. We are able to sense the quality of products either intuitively or […]

Celebrating Our Relationships with Natural Beauty Workshops

Posted in: Uncategorized- Aug 21, 2017 No Comments

According to Ayurveda, our etheric body, the magnetic layer enveloping our physical body, holds all our relationships. ALL our relationships: our own inner and outer self, with others, with our natural and man-made environment, close or distant. These relationships can be harmonious or difficult at different times. Regardless, they all are there to support us, […]

Your Ayurvedic Facial Ottawa: More than what You Might Expect

Posted in: Uncategorized- Aug 03, 2017 No Comments

For countless women, booking a facial provides an opportunity to relax or to fix or maintain the quality of their skin. While an Ayurvedic does that, it is also akin to a ritual or ceremony to re-connect you with your personal beauty, radiance and emotional balance. At least this is what is offered when you […]

The Properties of Natural VS Chemical Sunblocks from Your Skin Care Consultant Ottawa

Posted in: Uncategorized- Jul 17, 2017 No Comments

An Ottawa mom recently asked if I could write a blog on natural vs chemical sunblocks, with a focus on children. I was happy to oblige. However, as I compile research findings, I am aware that she may be getting more than she bargained for from her natural Skin Care Consultant. We have all been […]

Your Ayurvedic Practitioner Ottawa, Vetiver and PTSD

Posted in: Uncategorized- Jun 07, 2017 No Comments

Have you ever wondered what you have done to deserve a gift you never dreamed even existed? I received such a gift from former governor general of Canada, Michaëlle Jean, a few years back. Here is how your Ayurvedic practitioner Ottawa discovered vetiver oil and how it can help with PTSD. I was unaware of […]

Choosing Ingredients for Your Ayurvedic Facial in Ottawa

Posted in: Uncategorized- May 30, 2017 No Comments

One of my great pleasures consists in choosing ingredients for your Ayurvedic facial. I recently had the privilege of sharing that joy with a group of 20 women at the Natural Food Pantry in Ottawa during a workshop on making Ayurvedic facial masks for each dosha. Natasha, lead and educator of the Natural Food Pantry […]