A Naturopathic Approach to Healthy Skin
Date: Saturday, April 18th, 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Your skin is your largest organ and reveals the inner state of your health. Achieving healthy skin is both an inside and outside job. It’s vital to nourish your skin from the inside with healthy lifestyle choices, including diet, hydration, and exercise. It’s also important to care for your skin with the appropriate topical products. Topical approaches can provide deeply healing therapies for the skin and minimize damaging sun exposure. In this class, led by Naturopathic Doctor, Emilie Wilson, learn what your skin needs to be healthy inside and out. Explore why it is so important to protect our skin from excessive sun exposure for youthful integrity as well as minimizing the risk of skin cancer. Discover how to care for your skin, inside and out to maintain a healthy, youthful glow. Diet and lifestyle choices will be discussed, as well as herbs and supplements to maintain the skin’s integrity and health throughout your life.
Instructor: Dr. Emilie Wilson, ND, LAc
About the Instructor: Dr. Wilson is a Naturopathic Doctor and Licensed Acupuncturist in practice in Prescott, Arizona. Her approach to naturopathic medicine is highly individualized. She spends time getting to know each patient’s history and healthcare goals. She works with her patients to uncover the root causes of their issues and to craft a treatment plan that supports their success using nutrition and lifestyle measures as well as supplements and herbal therapies. Because she believes in addressing the root cause of illness, she often begins treatment by addressing adrenal, thyroid, and hormone health, as well as maximizing digestion. Dr. Wilson graduated from Prescott College, where she majored in Human Development and minored in Cultural Studies and Gender Issues. She attended Bastyr University in Seattle where she completed six years of medical training and graduated with a Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine and a Master’s in Acupuncture and East Asian Medicine. For more about Dr. Wilson, visit her website.