fromtheearthapoth

Organic, herbal self care handcrafted in San Jose, Ca.

San Jose, California · 49 Sales

fromtheearthapoth

Organic, herbal self care handcrafted in San Jose, Ca.

San Jose, California 49 Sales On Etsy since 2010

5 out of 5 stars
(12)

Announcement   Hello! Thank you for stopping by From the Earth Apothecary. It may say that we have been on Etsy since 2010, but we actually opened in 2017. We handcraft all of our organic herbal remedies in small batches. Our goal is to create gentle medicine and self care products that are good for you and the earth. All natural, nothing weird. Please let us know if you have any questions.

Come see us at these upcoming fairs/artisan markets:
Popup @ Zinc Details in San Francisco 4/29/2017
Nevada City Craft Fair @ The Miner's Foundry 5/5/2017
Thursday Market @ Gordon Biersch 5/18/2017


Sign up for our email newsletter here: http://eepurl.com/cJYglH for special offers, sneak peeks, and herbal recipes.
Be sure to follow us on Instagram for shop updates, discount codes, and lots of herbs. https://www.instagram.com/fromtheearthapothecary/

Announcement

Last updated on Apr 23, 2017

Hello! Thank you for stopping by From the Earth Apothecary. It may say that we have been on Etsy since 2010, but we actually opened in 2017. We handcraft all of our organic herbal remedies in small batches. Our goal is to create gentle medicine and self care products that are good for you and the earth. All natural, nothing weird. Please let us know if you have any questions.

Come see us at these upcoming fairs/artisan markets:
Popup @ Zinc Details in San Francisco 4/29/2017
Nevada City Craft Fair @ The Miner's Foundry 5/5/2017
Thursday Market @ Gordon Biersch 5/18/2017


Sign up for our email newsletter here: http://eepurl.com/cJYglH for special offers, sneak peeks, and herbal recipes.
Be sure to follow us on Instagram for shop updates, discount codes, and lots of herbs. https://www.instagram.com/fromtheearthapothecary/

Kelly Curtin

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Kelly Curtin

Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(12)
Erika Burg

Erika Burg on Apr 24, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

I love this facial mist. It is a great pick-me-up and feels amazing to have all organic products on my face. I use after cleansing and before moisturizing. Smells divine!

Mandy Werrin

Mandy Werrin on Mar 30, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

This lovely salve has the perfect light scent. When I feel a migraine coming on, I inhale the scent or rub some on my neck and temples. It's lightweight and not greasy.

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About

Organic, herbal self care hand crafted in small batches. All natural, nothing weird.

From the Earth Apothecary was born in 2016 from a love for plants and healing. We make everything by hand here in San Jose, California. Our herbal remedies are made with the highest quality organic ingredients. We grow a small selection of our own herbs, and source locally whenever possible. All of our products are crafted in small batches with fine attention to detail and a respect for mother earth. We strive to be as environmentally conscious as possible. We hope that you enjoy our herbal remedies!
Sending love, light, and good health to all.

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  • Kelly

    Owner

    Hi there! My name is Kelly, and I love to make herbal remedies for all to enjoy. I love plants, and From the Earth Apothecary is my way of sharing that love with you. When I am not crafting up herbal remedies, I'm teaching middle schoolers.

Local

Find fromtheearthapoth at the following upcoming markets!

  • Zinc Details Pop Up

    Zinc Details, 1905 Fillmore St

    San Francisco, CA

    Apr 29

    Pop up in a home furnishing store. There will be 6-10 local makers with a wide array of products. Come check it out!

  • Nevada City Craft Fair

    Miners Foundry, 325 Spring St

    Nevada City, CA

    May 5

    Come check us out if your local.... 12-8pm

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Last updated on Apr 3, 2017
Frequently asked questions

Wholesale availability

We are happy to discuss wholesale opportunities with you. Since our products are all hand crafted in small batches, we generally do not process wholesale orders of over 50 products per order, but with enough notice, we can usually make larger orders happen too. If you would like to see our line sheet, please send us an email at: fromtheearthapothecary@gmail.com or send us a convo here on Etsy. Thanks for your interest!

Custom and personalized orders

Are you looking for a particular herb or a custom made infused oil? What about a tincture? Almost always, we can make these for you. Just ask! We are happy to help you get the medicine you need.

Care instructions

How you store and care for your herbal remedies can make a huge difference when it comes to the shelf life of our products. Generally, all herbal products should be kept in closed containers and out of direct light. When left in direct sun, you will lose much of the medicinal properties, and for some products (like oils or creams), they may go rancid or begin to mold. Always keep your herbal medicine in a cool, dry, dark place.

Certain products (like creams), can be stored in the fridge for maximum preservation and to extend their shelf life.

For our facial mists, aromatherapy rollers, and cleaning products, you should always shake well before use.

If you have any questions about any of our products, please do not hesitate to ask.

Gift wrapping and packaging

We put a lot of love into each order/package before we send it out.
If you would like your order gift wrapped (extra-extra special), please send us a convo and let us know. We will be sure to put a little extra love into gift wrapped packages.

90% of our packing materials and shipping containers are recycled material. We are still working on that last 10%.
From the Earth Apothecary was created to honor the great Mother, so we work hard to be sure that we do not create waste with our products and business practices. If you have questions (or suggestions) about our packaging and shipping policies, please do not hesitate to send us a convo. We are always happy to discuss ways to be more eco-conscious.

Are your products vegan?

Thank you for showing an interest in cruelty free and vegan products! Personally, I eat a vegan diet, purchase vegan clothing/shoes, hunt down the newest and most delicious vegan restaurants, rescue dogs, and use only cruelty free/vegan products in our bath and home (with the exception of honey and beeswax). What?! Yes, I know, beeswax and honey are not vegan, but I use them in SOME of our products for a couple reasons. Many of our product are vegan, and 100% of them are cruelty free.
We use beeswax and honey in some of our products because:
-It is amazing for the skin and for overall heath. The medicinal benefits are powerful.
-We only use locally sourced, sustainable beeswax and honey from a female beekeeper.

What type of herbal training or schooling do you have?

First and foremost, please know that there is no official "herbalist certification", even though some online schools may try to sell you differently. Herbal medicine is the people's medicine. It has been passed down for generations and is connected to place and tradition. Folk herbalism is learned through community and our honored elders.

As for my personal herbal education, I have studied at the California School of Herbal Studies in Forestville, Ca, taken multiple herbalism workshops, and read just about any herbalism book I can get my hands on. As we all are, I am a life long learner, and I learn more about herbs every day! I have learned the most through time in the garden and trial and error in the lab. Plants are our teachers.