News — lymphedema awareness

March is World Lymphedema Month - Let's Celebrate!!

Posted by Amy Johnson on

March is World Lymphedema Month -  Let's Celebrate!!

When I look back to being a kid with Lymphedema which started at age 5, I never would have thought I would have ended up here, a Lymphatic Herbalist and advocate for Lymphedema, but I'm so glad I did! Sometimes our pain becomes our purpose or drives us to be the best version of ourselves, to make a path so that others can be inspired to find their way. March 6th is World Lymphedema day with celebrations and events all over the world, and online, meaning you could literally attend something everyday and learn and meet new folks from all...

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It's personal - my lymphedema journey

Posted by Amy Beaith on

When I started my skincare company many moons ago, it was with the desire to help improve my health as well as others.  My journey was deeply personal and still is. I needed nourishing, natural, non-toxic products that would help heal, protect, and strengthen my skin to protect me from infections, but also help my system detoxify. You see, I have lymphedema. Lympha-what you might ask? Even health professionals say that to me from time to time! It's a relatively rare condition, with approximately 1 million Canadians being affected.  I'm about to embark on another health journey to improve my...

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World Lymphedema Day

Posted by Amy Beaith on

World Lymphedema Day

March 6th is world lymphedema day to help bring awareness to this condition and support those who have it. Join me in celebrating this day! 

I will be joining in local events that day and having an ONLINE sale in support of world lymphedema day with a portion of the proceeds going to a lymphedema organization of my choice. Enjoy 25% off all orders that day. Enter: WorldLymphDay at checkout in our online shop and you are all set!  Read on to learn more about lymphedema and how it shaped the founding of PLANTiful!

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