Occupation: Lic. Esthetician, Herbalist, Certified Foot & Hand Reflexologist, Certified Aromatherapist, Author
Place of Residence: Marble Falls, TX
Stephanie Tourles has been practicing and teaching healthy living for more than 25 years. She is a licensed holistic esthetician with a strong background in western and ayurvedic herbalism, has extensive training in the nutritional sciences, and is an avid organic gardener. She is also a certified aromatherapist, nationally certified foot and hand reflexologist, and a professional member of the Alliance of International Aromatherapists.
Ms. Tourles is the author of the best-selling books Pure Skin Care; Stephanie Tourles’s Essential Oils: A Beginner’s Guide; Organic Body Care Recipes; and Raw Energy, as well as Making Love Potions; Naturally Bug-Free; Raw Energy in A Glass; Hands-On Healing Remedies; and Naturally Healthy Skin. (Available in the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Store).
I’m always striving to formulate new and better DIY skin, body, and topically-applied herb-based remedial care products using natural, chemical-free ingredients. My readers and clients demand it—and I think it’s a lot of fun playing “body care chemist”!