Bloom Total Body Care 1132 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Located inside New Leaf's downtown market, Bloom Total Body Care is a complete health department with a focus on…More customer service. The store features many locally and regionally-produced natural body care products and nutritional supplements. The shelves are stocked with soap, make-up, essential oils, flower essences, yoga supplies, books on nutrition and supplements. The knowledgeable staff provides advice and directs customers to a free printable database for dietary inquiries.
Elizabeth Van Buren Aromatherapy makes 70 different therapeutic-grade essential oils and more than 20 blends for…More retail and wholesale customers. The Old Sash Mill office only sells to wholesalers, but the general public can buy Van Buren products at the Herb Room, Staff of Life and Aptos Natural Foods. Formerly called Body Love Natural Cosmetics, the local company's organic products are free of pesticides, parabens and synthetics.</p>
<p>Elizabeth Van Buren is a longtime educator, healer, formulator and advocate of using therapeutic essential oils for integrative medicine. She aims "to bring botanical healing products that bring holistic health and aromatic balance to a world just awakening to the need for preventative medicine," according to her Web site. She also sells skin and body care products made with aloe vera for sensitive skin. </p>
College of Botanical Healing Arts 1821 17th Ave, Santa Cruz, CA95062 The College of Botanical Healing Arts trains students in the art of healing by using essential oils, herbs and…More nutrition. The school offers a 400-hour, state-certified curriculum that combines science, holistic healing theories and clinical experience. Upon completion of the program, students will receive a Holistic Health Certification. The faculty is professional, highly educated, friendly and dedicated to teaching the students to become top practitioners of the botanical healing arts.