Certified master herbalist and owner of Aquarian Soul, Ally Sands, combines the hot new trend of crystal healing with all-natural and incredibly effective herbalism recipes and crafts.
Ally Sands is the owner of Aquarian Soul, "the original gemstone infused apothecary." She is a certified master herbalist, aromatherapist and reiki healer. Her projects have been featured in Nylon, Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Refinery29, ELLE, Allure and many others. Urban Outfitters currently carries her products. She lives in San Diego, California.
"What makes this book so unique is the artful blending of the
healing properties of both crystals and herbs and the simple
step-by-step instructions on how to incorporate them into one's
--Rosemary Gladstar, herbalist and bestselling author "Ally has been a pioneer in the modern trend of crystallized herbal skincare."
--Yulia Van Doren, founder of Goldirocks and author of Crystals: The Modern Guide to Crystal Healing "This book is chock-full of rituals to keep you grounded and seeing the magic and mystery of everyday life, from a woman with lots of experience."
--Lauren Haynes, herbalist and owner of Wooden Spoon Herbs Herbalists concoct formulas on several levels. A good herbalist takes into account theproperties of the plant, the constitution of the patient, and her ownmotivations in conjoining plant with person to promote healing. This book helpsus develop ears to hear that which ranges beyond the ordinary. Take heed, and sing.
--Richo Cech, Owner of Strictly Medicinal Seeds and authorof Making Plant Medicine Ally has been working with the healing powers ofcrystals long before it was mainstream. She knows her stuff!
--Leyna Allred, Owner of Urb Apothecary
Herbs & Crystals DIY is the ultimate guide for the modern, D.I.Y. witch. Whether you're using the recipes to make your own green beauty products, cast spells, or just have a fun craft-ernoon with your friends, there are a million and one ways to use this beautiful and refreshing beauty book.
--Jade Taylor, Beauty Director at House of Intuition Ally Sands is a crystal and plant visionary of the 21st century. Her work provides the inspiration for future generations to come. She is the first gem infused apothecary on the scene and along with our natural beauty cooperative Plant Family, her voice speaks modern earth wisdom.
--Jes Morgan, Owner of Plant Makeup and Co-founder of Plant Family