Adriana Ayales

Adriana Ayales

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Adriana Ayales is the founder and CEO of Anima Mundi Herbals based in Brooklyn, NY. She studied Central and South American tribal herbalism with plant medicine teachers in Costa Rica, the Amazon and California before studying classic Western and European herbalism. Ayales authored the "Healing Tonics" cookbook and has been featured in The New York Times, Glamour, Vogue, Travel Leisure, and more. She is committed to supporting the preservation of indigenous lands and their local economies through her fair trade business.