Carolyn Veroni-Zinober

Clinical Herbalist

Carolyn started her journey as a complementary health and mind-body practitioner over 25 years ago. Her formal study includes Esthetics, Massage Therapy, Aromatherapy, Chinese Herbal Medicine, and Trichology. Encouraged as a child to live off the land and be self-sustaining, Carolyn sees the world with a can-do approach to whatever crosses her path. She uses this same approach in her practice at her place of business at Six Oaks Wellness Apothecary in Largo, FL. Carolyn’s focus is on Chinese herbs, botanicals and mind-body therapies to provide holistic, intuitive and compassionate care. Carolyn has practiced esthetics for 25 years, aromatherapy for 16 years, massage therapy for 5 years and Chinese herbal medicine for 3 years. She also holds many certifications and body work certifications, including Manual Lymphatic Drainage I & II, La Stone Therapy, MPS Acupuncture, Chinese Cupping Therapy, Trigger Point Therapy, Neuromuscular, Auricular Therapy, and Advanced Peels for Esthetics. She also completed extensive self-studies and training in the areas of meditation, crystals, chakra healing, light therapy, color therapy, Ayurveda, Indigenous American Culture, shamanism, and herbal distillation. Carolyn studied with leading Aromatherapists, including Jeanne Rose (CA), Susanne Wissell (RI), Mark Webb (AU). She is the Vice President of the American Herbalist Guild (AHG) West Coast Regional chapter, a member of American Botanical Council (ABC), member of the United Plant Savers (UPS), member of the National Association of Holistic Aromatherapy (NAHA) and a member of the World Trichology Society (WTS). Carolyn loves to teach her clients the connection between mind-body wellness and how to utilize the therapies developed and practiced by the ancients before us. “There is a good reason these therapies have been in existence for thousands of years – because it works! She also recognizes that many people desire to take more control of achieving complete health with complementary medical therapies. Her own life experience has showed her that this is not only possible, but powerful and effective for continued health. Carolyn makes many of her own hydrosols as well as tinctures using herbs from her organic garden at Six Oaks. She uses these along with essential oils to formulate personal care products to help support her clients goal of healthful living.