Helping You Along Your Path
Our kind and knowledgeable leadership team is available in-store, over-the-phone or through email. We love answering your questions and helping you understand the store, its services and our products better. Please feel free to contact us whenever you are in need of assistance – we’re always available to help.
Heather Garrod, Owner
Heather is a Certified Aromatherapist and Neuro-Linguistic Programming practitioner (Reflexology coming soon). She creates the artisan soaps, lotions and other body care supplies. She opened her store Planet Botanix in 2005 to provide a safe and welcoming space for those looking to explore alternative healing and holistic health. Originally located in the Glebe, Heather has now expanded her store into its current Centretown location. A proud mom, avid dog lover, yoga enthusiast and holistic health care advocate, Heather continues to work with clients and customers in order to achieve mutual health and wellness.
Lucien Charron, Assistant Manager of Awesomeness
Artist by trade, Lucien’s interests vary from the spiritual to the esoteric. His passion is to aid those in need of healing, whether that be through mindfulness or the arts.He is currently studying to be a recreational therapist. He uses his Reiki practice to assist people in finding particular crystals. A crystal enthusiast, Lucien is also studying sacred geometry.
Matthew Garrod, Decanting Wizard
Matt has recently returned from a sojourn in Australia and hopes to become a Red Seal Certified Chef in the next while. Meantime, he is busy decanting all our wonderful essential oils and other natural ingredients and assisting with background operations.
His mother is awesome.
Sarah Smith, Sales Therapist Extraordinaire
Sarah is a poetic soul with three Pisces placements. She has a background in history, psychology and religion. With an interest in the arts, she has worked for the National Gallery and also works for the National Arts Centre. Sarah loves astrology, crystals, tarot, and Freddie Mercury.
Kelsey Sunstrum, Sales Therapist Extraordinaire
Kelsey is a writer, poet, and witch. Guided by the idea of intuitive magick, Kelsey works mainly with the lunar calendar, planetary energies, tarot, and symbolism. She’s interested in learning how healing may be facilitated by creative expression. Kelsey is a Leo and will most definitely chat with you about your sign.