AROMATHERABEADS

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STRENGTH, PERSEVERANCE AND SPIRITUALITY Designer and Weston resident, Tammy Hines-Dumitru, has created a fresh new concept which combines beauty, fragrance and life-enhancing chakra crystals with inspirational symbols. The result -- AromatheraBeads ™. “After enduring a particularly trying time in my life, I began creating wooden and lava bead bracelets with chakra crystals and charms that were especially meaningful to me,” said Ms. Hines-Dumitru, a graphic designer and owner of Tammy Hines Design in Westport. “I made these bracelets for myself and infused them with essential oils.” Essential oils have been used throughout history in many cultures for their medicinal and therapeutic benefits. “Each bracelet ...

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The Lion Queen

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