Alina has over fifteen years’ experience as a Clinical Western Herbalist and Aromatherapist. She spent her first three years of private practice in her hometown Sydney, Australia, where she consulted private and corporate clients. Her passion for natural medicine, wellness education and entrepreneurship led her to found Abundant Earth in the heart of Singapore’s CBD in 2004. The concept store specialising in providing customized health & wellness solutions based on medicinal herbs & premium quality essential oils, combined with a natural healing clinic and educational space – was a first for Singapore. As Product Development Director for Imagene Labs, Alina works with the latest innovations and technologies that enable customisation, based on one’s unique genetic blueprint.
Ageing is all too often associated with negative connotations, but there are plenty of reasons for optimism. This panel discussion examines how the latest findings in research, greater scientific understanding of the ageing process, advances in product development and growing consumer awareness of health and well-being can all play a part to ensure that older age is something to look forward to rather than dread.