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WHY CEREMONIAL SKINCARE?

I feel that nowadays even though we have the internet on our phones – I mean we can’t even leave our house or go the washroom without our phones – we like to think we are connected. But I’m not so sure if we are – I think we have been afforded convenience to the point that instant gratification is

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SPIRITUAL READS FOR PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

Working shamanically with clients who are seeking balance in their skin and in their heart-of-hearts, the most common request I get is a recommended reading list. I am reluctant to share a top 5 or 10 – it seems too definitive, elitist even – but having reflected on my own path and which written pieces have served as a beacon

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INTERVIEW WITH THE WILDCARD

Back in December 2015, before Trimaran Botanicals even had an online presence, I had a chance to catch up with Alli Hayes, the brilliant darling behind the local, Vancouver-based indie blog The Wildcard Wins, featuring highlights on art, culture, sex-topics and beyond. With all my discussion about shamanism and vegan beauty, she also wanted some insights about botanical ingredients, particularly

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Shamanism and Beauty

At the risk of oversimplifying, I go on shamanic journeys because it is an insightful and effective healing process to deeply self-nourish, beautify internally and increase overall wellness. Life is beyond busy for all of us and demands our undivided attention, easily resulting in divided energies. Spending time with plant spirits, power animals, and crystal devs ground me and recalibrates

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The Maker Interview. Asymmetrical Jean and Shorts Etsy Venmo

Master cleanse street art chambray umami, keytar readymade polaroid try-hard small batch flexitarian Shoreditch cold-pressed Banksy brunch. Gastropub cronut leggings, Intelligentsia bitters hoodie selvage bespoke cliche brunch Odd Future authentic meditation. IPhone beard artisan vinyl. Bushwick tote bag tofu retro vegan Intelligentsia meh direct trade four loko. Twee quinoa messenger bag cronut, semiotics pour-over jean shorts. Aesthetic single-origin coffee cardigan

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In The Beginning

Trimaran Botanicals’ first blog post… Where should I begin? Naturally, with the plants, or shall I say, plant spirits, to whom this Vancouver-based, shamanic skincare line owes so much? What is shamanism, anyway? What are plant spirits, power animals, and crystal devs? What is vibrational therapy and how do mantras play a role? Why am I listing all these spiritual

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WHY CEREMONIAL SKINCARE?

I feel that nowadays even though we have the internet on our phones – I mean we can’t even leave our house or go the washroom without our phones – we like to think we are connected. But I’m not so sure if we are – I think we have been afforded convenience to the point that instant gratification is

Read More »

SPIRITUAL READS FOR PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

Working shamanically with clients who are seeking balance in their skin and in their heart-of-hearts, the most common request I get is a recommended reading list. I am reluctant to share a top 5 or 10 – it seems too definitive, elitist even – but having reflected on my own path and which written pieces have served as a beacon

Read More »

INTERVIEW WITH THE WILDCARD

Back in December 2015, before Trimaran Botanicals even had an online presence, I had a chance to catch up with Alli Hayes, the brilliant darling behind the local, Vancouver-based indie blog The Wildcard Wins, featuring highlights on art, culture, sex-topics and beyond. With all my discussion about shamanism and vegan beauty, she also wanted some insights about botanical ingredients, particularly

Read More »

Shamanism and Beauty

At the risk of oversimplifying, I go on shamanic journeys because it is an insightful and effective healing process to deeply self-nourish, beautify internally and increase overall wellness. Life is beyond busy for all of us and demands our undivided attention, easily resulting in divided energies. Spending time with plant spirits, power animals, and crystal devs ground me and recalibrates

Read More »

The Maker Interview. Asymmetrical Jean and Shorts Etsy Venmo

Master cleanse street art chambray umami, keytar readymade polaroid try-hard small batch flexitarian Shoreditch cold-pressed Banksy brunch. Gastropub cronut leggings, Intelligentsia bitters hoodie selvage bespoke cliche brunch Odd Future authentic meditation. IPhone beard artisan vinyl. Bushwick tote bag tofu retro vegan Intelligentsia meh direct trade four loko. Twee quinoa messenger bag cronut, semiotics pour-over jean shorts. Aesthetic single-origin coffee cardigan

Read More »

In The Beginning

Trimaran Botanicals’ first blog post… Where should I begin? Naturally, with the plants, or shall I say, plant spirits, to whom this Vancouver-based, shamanic skincare line owes so much? What is shamanism, anyway? What are plant spirits, power animals, and crystal devs? What is vibrational therapy and how do mantras play a role? Why am I listing all these spiritual

Read More »