Katie Hess

by Organic Spa Magazine

Founder of LOTUSWEI, flower alchemist, and author

Katie Hess is a flower alchemist, author of Flowerevolution and founder of LOTUSWEI, one of the world’s leading floral apothecaries. With her signature elixirs featured in O, The Oprah Magazine, The New York Times and the LA Times, her flower-powered community is thriving in over 15 countries.

Katie’s magic has sparked a fire with leading brands: from Flowerlounges to exclusive scents and products, apothecaries to blending bars, Katie has infused her transformative touch into collaborations with the world’s top spas, beauty stores and more.

Whether it’s a retreat in the hot springs of Iceland, her meditations, or her travels to find the planet’s rarest flowers, her work all boils down to bringing people into a whole new world, both outside and in.

Katie Hess' Articles

7 DESERT BOTANICALS WITH RESTORATIVE POWERS


For Katie Hess, founder of Lotus Wei flower remedies, a harsh landscape yields a healing garden.

10 MYTHS ABOUT MEDITATION FOR BEGINNERS


Intrigued by meditation, but not sure how to fit it into your schedule? Interested in the benefits, but not sure where to start? Meditation for beginners is simpler than you think.

MY SLUMBER PRODUCT SLUMBER PARTY


It is finally that time of year that most of us look forward to…summer! It’s considered one of the most magical times of the year, filled with long hot days and sexy nights. Summer food harvests include a lot of favorites such as blackberries, blueberries, avocados, mangos and melons just to name a few. It’s also that time of year to catch up with old friends at a seaside brunch and even make a new love connection. To sum it up,summer is simply a season of beauty. This season I was fortunate enough to have some great green beauty gals at my virtual summer slumber party. We got together to chat about their favorite products of the season and why they love them. I hope you enjoy.

ABC CARPET & HOME'S SECOND ANNUAL BEAUTY, WELLNESS AND WISDOM EVENT


At 9:30 on a Saturday morning, ABC Carpet & Home, Manhattan’s eclectic, sustainability Mecca, was already abuzz. ABC’s second annual Beauty, Wellness, and Wisdom Event celebrated Earth Day; it was a day to explore our own wellness and our planet’s.

NEW NATURAL SCENTS


The richness of this calming, lavender-based fragrance comes from warm notes of geranium and allspice. Creator Katie Hess designs her perfumes to be re-applied several times daily for mood-shifting benefits.