With a nutrition background from New York University and yoga teaching certification, founder of LaBruna Skin Care’s Nina LaBruna has always had an active interest in systemic health and the role nutrition plays in maintaining wellness. In 2018, she launched her company which is committed to offering clean, restorative, antioxidant and phytonutrient-rich products with anti-aging qualities. In celebrating Valentine’s Day, she is offering this Wellness Kit which includes her Moringa Rose Body Polish, Nourishing Face Oil and Rose Anti-Aging Face Mask. Her handmade line is produced in New York. Every product is also natural, vegan, cruelty-free, free of gluten, phthalates, sulfates, parabens, artificial colors and fragrances. Purchase this wellness set directly from her website.
Tori Marinelli founded her wellness company in New York due to her desire for seeking out “the intentions & properties of ingredients used in beauty and self-care products”. As a Holistic Health Coach and Reiki Practitioner, she offers her modern apothecary with self-care rituals that can easily be incorporated into daily routines to facilitate a calmer and more balanced life. Her Self-Love Ritual Kit provides the tools to release stress and includes a Rose Quartz Body Elixir, Rose Quartz Aromatherapy Essence, Rose Quartz Bath Potion, Heart-shaped Rose Quartz Crystal, and informational ritual card. The kit is packaged in a reusable vinyl bag which makes for ease of gifting. Purchase this wellness set from Être Bien’s website.
The company is an innovator that boasts magnesium healing for physical and mental well-being, with one of their biggest advocates being co-owner and Chief Brand Officer Venus Williams. She and Owner/CEO Stephanie Morimoto are strong believers in active self-care. They explain that “by taking care of yourself on purpose, you’ll feel both physically and mentally better,” and most importantly, “self-care isn’t selfish.” For this Relax and Recharge Kit, the bundle is a multi-purpose workhorse and ideal for use anytime – from long days at the office to that post weight-training session at the gym. Included in the set is an Aromatherapy Bar Soap, Melatonin Lotion with Magnesium, and Menthol External Analgesic Temporary Pain relief cream. Purchase the kit from Asutra’s website.
Whispr is a luxury self-care brand created by co-founders Riley Cronin and Micah Whitehead, who explain that their company’s foundations are built upon the healing power of plants. One of its primary product line uses hemp CBD (Cannabidiol) sourced from Colorado. In combination with natural essential oils, this wellness set is intended to “enliven the human condition, strengthen immunity, and inspire a healthy body, mind, and soul.” Included is a Tincture and Roll-on Elixir; the former (to alleviate pain from sore muscles) is a blend of CBD, nootropic, and essential tangerine and mint oils; the latter (to help restore balance and combat stress/pain) sees a fusion of fatty acids, antioxidants, minerals, and essential patchouli and wintergreen oils. Purchase the wellness set from Whispr website.
Founder Shrankhla Holecek has deep reverence and knowledge of Ayurvedic cultural traditions and holistic medicine. When she moved to the United States for business school, she discovered that many of the Indian rituals and Ayurvedic practices she grew up with were misappropriated. As a result, she explains that “it was time to create a line of products with integrity, that would honor my family’s heritage and craftsmanship”. Her artisanal items offer holistic nourishment that span wellness and skincare. Included in this duo kit is Uma Pure Energy Wellness Oil and Uma Pure Calm Wellness Oil. The former (whose blend includes Clary Sage Oil, Evening Primrose Oil and Frankincense) increases mental alertness and focus, along with sustained energy throughout the day; the latter (whose blend includes Camomile Oil, Geranium Essential Oil, and Jasmine Essential Oil) alleviates tenseness and soothes the nervous system. Purchase the calm and energy duo from Uma website.
Saje Natural Wellness was founded in 1992 by husband and wife Jean-Pierre LeBlanc and Kate Ross LeBlanc. Over the last 28 years, the duo continue to champion the healing power of 100% plant-based alternatives. One of their most popular wellness sets is the Pocket Farmacy Black – which is essentially wellness in your backpocket. Inside the recycled fabric pouch are 5 vials – each of which can help alleviate the stresses caused by headaches, pain, colds, indigestion and stress. Included in the portable zipper-pouch is Peppermint Halo, Immune, Eater’s Digest, Stress Release and Pain Release remedies, created in a roller-oil format for ease of use. Purchase the set from Saje website.
Out of sadness and sorrow, there can be support and strength. This company is co-founded by 4 women who met through the shared experience of losing a partner at a young age. In navigating the complex world of young widowhood, these ladies explain that they’ve found a supportive community. Moreover, their company aims to shed light on the importance of prioritizing one’s mental wellbeing in the face of trauma and heartbreak. In a desire to help others, they offer their Wellness First Aid Kit as an ideal gift for anyone seeking levity to from stressors in their life – which they describe as a toolkit for “a little emotional rescuing”. Of the 8 items found inside, highlights include Happy Spritz Towelettes, Mindfulness card bundle, a Soul Chocolate bar, and a Keeping Going Spray from K’Pure. Purchase the kit from lost + found’s website.
Founded by Thea Wayne and Jordan Darian, the duo’s company prides itself upon understanding the healing properties of the cannabis plant and in-turn, creating high quality topicals for their Humble Flower skincare line. For this Essentials Collection, soothe, hydrate, and renew your skin and body with this set. The trio of items includes a Relief Balm to help nourish stressed and/or inflamed muscles; Body Oil which provides hydration and a dewy glow fo