• THE MERMAID • anointing oil
Also known as The Dark Maiden, The Young Shaman, Autumn Persephone, She Who Dives Deep, The Adolescent, Menarche, The Siren, The Scorpio/Sagitarius, Independence, and others...
For: courage and strength when searching uncharted waters; bravery beyond the veils; distinguishing co-dependence from independence.
Anoint: tail or gills, or wherever feels right.
Components: organic Jojoba oil, essential oils including Clary Sage.
Aroma: green and weird, with notes of brine, fluidity and magic.
With an extensive background in the healing arts, including decades as a massage therapist, Katie Vie considers the work she does through River Island Apothecary a culmination of her life's studies. Katie's love of ritual and unity through women's circles was ignited early on in the Girl Scouts. She went on to study symbolism while earning a degree in Literature, eventually indulging her love of scent with Aromatherapy and the art of botanical perfumery. She continues to kindle her love of feminine fellowship by participating annually in a Mystery School with hundreds of kindred women. Using organic Jojoba oil and essential oils, Katie creates totally unique, aromatic anointing oils for daily use and/or divination. For those seeking deeper connection to their sacred self, Katie uses scent and symbolism to help you walk your path and purpose.
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