What Exactly Is “Glow”?
“Glow is more than skin deep to me –– it’s about living your happiest & healthiest life, while looking radiant & feeling revitalized!”
The word ‘glow’ is a term most of us are familiar with, or more accurately, obsessed with achieving (thanks to the one and only J.Lo!). We spend endless amounts of time and money trying to mimic this glow with expensive serums, professional facials, invasive medispa treatments, luminizers, highlighters, concealers and the list goes on. However, many of us are unaware that the most impactful and sustainable ways to achieve truly glowing skin actually starts from within!
But to glow is MORE THAN SKIN DEEP to me! When someone is glowing or achieves a so-called “glow-up”, they are vibrant, radiant, full of zest, confident, balanced, go-getter individuals with an irresistible joie de vivre,or joy of livingas the French say!
This is the glow in life that I strive for as a woman and what I hope to ignite in you so you can LOOK and FEEL your ABSOLUTE BEST IN LIFE, ALWAYS!
My goal as a Naturopathic Doctor is to inspire and empower other women to be the best versions of themselves! I want women to feel excited and energized about transforming their health & wellness and ultimately, unlocking their inner glow!
My main clinical interests are aimed at addressing some of the most common and complex concerns that women experience, all of which, far too often hold us back from living our life to the fullest and ultimately dim our glow, both inside and out! Such concerns include, but are not limited to, the following:
With that being said, my mission is to help women like you find your glow by addressing your health, wellness + beauty concerns, so you can shine in every aspect of your life!
Below I share my TOP 5 GLOW ESSENTIALS that will have you living your HAPPIEST & HEALTHIEST LIFE, while LOOKING RADIANT & FEELING REVITALIZED!
Top 5 Glow Essentials
Wouldn’t you love to just wake up and GLOW? Do you suffer from acne, eczema, rosacea, psoriasis, premature aging, dull skin, or an uneven complexion? Stop depending on concealers and highlighters and give your skin the attention it deserves through exploring the intricate ways in which your health and overall well-being are connected to your skin concerns.
Afterall, the very skin concerns or imperfections you are trying to conceal & correct are actually clues pointing towards a deeper, internal dysfunction that is often complex and multifactorial including:
Don’t get me wrong, I love a good facial, the luxurious feel of serums, and getting my glam on with makeup, but unveiling your true glow begins with PAMPERING YOUR SKIN FROM WITHIN!
Uncovering the underlying causes of your skin concerns involves an in-depth history-taking & assessment, and often functional lab testing in order to create your comprehensive + customized naturopathic treatment plan, so you can begin LOVING THE SKIN YOU ARE IN! Book a Complimentary Discovery Consult with me to learn more!
Your hormones impact every system in your body! So, when they are out of whack, all sorts of unpleasant, and often debilitating symptoms can manifest throughout different stages of your life! If you experience any of the symptoms below, your hormones could very well be to blame!
Difficulty losing weight or experiencing stubborn belly fat?
PMS? Perimenopausal or Menopausal?
Pain during sex?
Hot flashes/Night sweats?
Does this sound like you? Your hormones may be the culprit! Don’t let your hormones get in the way of you getting your glow on any longer!
Let’s work together in discovering the underlying causes of your hormonal concerns through an in-depth history-taking & assessment, and functional lab testing in order to create a comprehensive + customized naturopathic treatment plan, so you can LOOK and FEEL your ABSOLUTE BEST by REBALANCING YOUR HORMONES!
Have you heard of the gut-brain axis? How about the gut-brain-skin axis? Did you know that your gut health plays an integral role in regulating your immune system? Gut health is truly the foundation for overall health, wellness and beauty. Put simply, GLOWING BEGINS IN THE GUT!
So get ready to discuss your #2’s in our first visit together (even if your concerns may seem unrelated to digestion to you)! If you experience any of the symptoms or conditions below, it is crucial for us to discover the cause as well as identify any other health, wellness or beauty concerns that may have manifested as a consequence of your compromised gut health!
Do you live every day thinking that bloating is normal?
Do you have Constipation? Diarrhea? Indigestion? Acid reflux?
Do you experience frequent abdominal pains?
Do you have IBS?
Have you been diagnosed with Crohn’s or Ulcerative colitis?
Do you have Leaky Gut? Dysbiosis?
Digestive concerns are common, but that doesn’t mean they are normal or something you should have to suffer through each day. Ensuring optimal gut health is a foundational part to all aspects of our health, wellness and beauty and I will take the time during our visits to educate you on why!
Join me in identifying the underlying causes of your digestive concerns through in-depth history-taking, assessments, functional lab testing & a comprehensive + customized naturopathic treatment plan, so you can GET GLOWING FROM THE INSIDE by RESTORING YOUR GUT!
Stress is at an all-time high in our society, which can have major detrimental consequences to our health, wellness and beauty. In fact, it has been reported that over 75% of patients in the primary care setting present with stress-related complaints. Although much of what happens in life may be out of your control, you can get the support you need by reaching out for help, learning how to manage your stress, and get your beauty sleep back through a variety of ways, depending on your unique needs. As a Naturopathic Doctor, I have the time to listen to your story, explore the sources of your stress as well as well as your coping methods, while also educating you on the consequences of stress and how stress management may be a crucial aspect to resolving your concerns!
Many patients are surprised to learn about the many ways stress can wreak havoc on their health, wellness & beauty! In fact, skin concerns, digestive complaints, hormonal imbalances, and weight management issues all share chronic stress as a underlying factor! So get ready to GET YOUR ZEN ON!
Through exploring the underlying causes of your stress + sleep concerns by conducting in-depth history-taking & assessments, and often functional lab testing, a comprehensive + customized naturopathic treatment plan can be designed with you in mind, so you can LOOK and FEEL your ABSOLUTE BEST by getting YOUR ZEN & Zzz’s!
Are you struggling with stubborn belly fat?
Having difficulty losing weight? Or difficulty with sustaining weight loss?
Do you have cravings?
Are you struggling with finding a diet that works for you?
Are you fasting for long periods of time followed by periods of binging?
Are you gaining weight despite not making any changes to your diet or exercise routine?
Do you have low energy or feel weak?
Are you unknowingly eating inflammatory foods? Do you have unidentified food sensitivities?
Are you stressed? Are you getting enough sleep? Are your hormones balanced?
There is NO ONE-SIZE-FITS ALL when it comes to achieving sustainable weight loss, and there may be underlying medical conditions as well as lifestyle factors preventing you from doing so! Weight loss is multifactorial in nature and can be quite frustrating to figure out on your own!
Burning fat and losing those inches in a successful and sustainable way requires more than just counting calories. Many other factors have to be investigated and addressed in order to lose weight and keep it off, including, but not limited to, the following: hormonal balance, optimal digestion, stress management, adequate sleep, an effective exercise routine, and last but not least, a nutrient-dense diet that is also anti-inflammatory.
Join me in uncovering the underlying causes of your weight management concerns through in-depth history-taking & assessments, functional lab testing & a comprehensive + customized naturopathic treatment plan, so you can LOOK and FEEL your ABSOLUTE BEST by discovering your METABOLISM RESET!
Ready To Get Your Glow On?
Let’s unveil your glow together! Book a Complimentary Discovery Consult with me to get started!
Dr. Marlee ND