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CHICKWEED APOTHECARY

botanical,  small batch.  artisan.

Chickweed Apothecary

About Us

Melanie is an internationally qualified clinical aromatherapist, holistic massage therapist, botanical product formulator, herbalist and gardener in training.

Chickweed Apothecary evolved from a passion for natural body products, simplicity and nature.

Chickweed Apothecary

TREATMENTS

Experience a treatment where the healing touch of massage is enhanced with nature’s 100% pure botanical oils.

The massage style used is a combination of Swedish and aromatherapy with a little myofascial release therapy where needed.

Bespoke

BESPOKE

Chickweed Apothecary offers a bespoke Botanical Product Service.

We create nature-based products especially for YOU.  You can have your own natural bespoke product crafted to meet your individual needs and concerns.

Our products are carefully crafted by hand with the intention to care holistically for your skin, body and mind.

Each Chickweed Apothecary product is a fusion of nature’s botanicals.  Every ingredient is chosen with a purpose.

Sustainability and ethical harvesting are important to us.  You have peace of mind knowing what you’ve chosen has prioritised you, your skin and our beautiful planet.

Journal 

7 BENEFITS + USES OF GERMAN CHAMOMILE HYDROSOL

7 BENEFITS + USES OF GERMAN CHAMOMILE HYDROSOL

German Chamomile hydrosol is one of my favourites.  A must for soothing skin and calming emotions.  A softly-sweet, apple-like aroma, German Chamomile’s enveloping scent is reflective of the soothing and calming nature of the hydrosol.  This special hydrosol is not...

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WINTER SOLSTICE RITUAL

WINTER SOLSTICE RITUAL

This year, Tuesday 21st June will be the Winter Solstice in the Southern Hemisphere and it's held on the shortest day of the year and the longest night.   What is winter solstice?Basically, it’s when the sun is traveling on its lowest arc in the sky, which then gives...

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HARVEST YOUR HERBS FOR WINTER

HARVEST YOUR HERBS FOR WINTER

My favourite way to enjoy some of the herbs from my garden is in a tea/infusion.  There’s something special about picking fresh leaves and making tea with them. They can help our wellness with their therapeutic benefits. Annual, summer-loving herbs are generally...

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