Passionate about natural medicine and self-care rituals, Dr. Ellerie believes that the mind and body are intrinsically linked. Through intentional practices, a person’s state of being can shift through facial care practices. She believes beauty is a feeling. A feeling of empowerment, authenticity, flow, glow, and ease.
Dr. Ellerie is a Naturopathic Doctor, cosmetic acupuncturist, East Asian medicine practitioner, herbalist, and skin care formulator. She combines both ancient medicine, modern medicine, Eastern and Western philosophies in creating her skincare line Dr. Ellerie Beauty & Self-Care.
She is also an artist and metal smith. She hand-crafts the facial teishin beauty wand, a traditional Japanese Acupuncture tool and created a step-by-step self-care beauty ritual. Click here to learn more about beauty rituals.
After struggling with acne for years, conventional treatments did not work for her. Dr. Ellerie became passionate about skincare when Naturopathic medicine cleared her skin. She learned the connection between lifestyle, nutrition, self-care, and having healthy radiant skin.
Our skin is a reflection of our internal state of health. Dr. Ellerie’s mission is to empower you to take control over your well being.
Ellerie went to medical school at the National University of Naturopathic Medicine (NUNM) earning both a Naturopathic Doctorate and Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine. She is licensed Naturopathic Doctor and Acupuncturist in Portland Oregon. Before medical school she earned a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Biomedical Engineering from California State PolyTechnic University San Luis Obispo. She earned a minor in Art and taught classes in metal smithing and casting for jewelry making. She uses these skills to handcraft each facial teishin beauty wand.