Astrology, energy healing and crystals: the new self-care

From star signs to tarot cards and crystals, we’re exploring the new frontier of self-care with Yasmin Sewell, founder of wellness-meets-fragrance brand, Vyrao, and Alice Bell, NYC’s chicest astrologer and our go-to person for anything star- (and sun, and moon!) related.

First, Yasmin joins Kate and Zara in the studio to take us on her journey from Sydney to London, where she opened inimitable fashion boutique Yasmin Cho in her early twenties, and later became one of fashion’s top tastemakers for the likes of Browns, Liberty and Farfetch. Then, of course, we jump into the present, where Yasmin finds herself homing in on her long-time passion for energetic healing, connection and master perfumery through Vyrao – a fragrance brand unlike any other.

Zara then jumps on the line with Alice, a US Vogue fashion assistant-turned-astrologer whose initial interest in better understanding her identity, purpose, quirks and love life became a full-time career. Between chart readings, mentoring, education, digital content, brand partnerships and her podcast, Alice is giving us the 411 on Astrology 101 – and, how best to handle Mercury’s current retrograde.

Products mentioned in this episode:

Vyrao Witchy Woo EDP

Vyrao Free 00 EDP

Vyrao I Am Verdant EDP

Vyrao Georgette EDP

Vyrao Magnetic 70 EDP

Kiehl's Creamy Eye Treatment with Avocado

Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer Natural Skin Perfector

RMS Beauty Lip2Cheek

Read more on The MECCA Memo:

Meet the first 5 scents from vibe-enhancing perfumery, Vyrao

4 modern astrologers on how their star signs influence their beauty routines

Mercury retrograde is here: channel your calmest self with these astrologist-approved candles

Hosts: Kate Blythe, Zara Wong

Guests: Yasmin Sewell, Alice Bell

Producers: Kerri Gordon, Michael Liberale

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MECCA Talks wishes to acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we recorded this episode at our studio in Naarm: the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin nation. We pay respect to Elders – past, present and emerging. We recognise their ongoing connection to this beautiful country, with knowledge and stories that have been handed down since time immemorial.

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