While I love the wonderful facial cleansers I have on hand of my own making, I recently found myself hankering for a facial scrub without sugar, coffee, or salt that feels like the facial scrub I left behind years ago. The name rhymes with Ain’t Hives…. I loved that scrub for years […]
The Christmas season inevitably raises awareness of two blessed aromatic gifts: frankincense and myrrh. Among the gifts that the Wise Men brought to honor the newborn baby Jesus, frankincense and myrrh resins were precious, sacred, and celebrated. It’s no wonder frankincense and myrrh come to […]
Kristina Bauer has over 25 years experience working and playing in the art and science of essential oils, herbs, archetypes, symbology, and magical alchemy.
Her lifelong fascination with herbs, essential oils, religion, magic, and archetypes drove her to pursue a unique and diverse education.
Kristina has a Bachelor's Degree in a combination of women’s studies, religion and spirituality with express emphasis on folklore, mythology, and pagan studies, Mother Earth chemistry, mythology, and symbology.
In addition to her formal degree, Kristina completed the Scholar’s Program and Teacher Training at Aromahead Institute; she actively pursues continuing education through workshops, certifications, and other learning in cooking, herbalism, and aromatherapy.