Lucy is a qualified Naturopathic Herbalist and Iridologist, having studied for 5 years at The College of Naturopathic Medicine (CNM) in London.

Growing up Yorkshire fostered her appreciation for the natural environment, leading to her deep connection with plants and sharing many years of ‘potion making’ with her sister was the perfect foundation! 

With a background as a Cordon Bleu chef from The Tante Marie School of Cookery in 1989, Lucy gained diverse experience in London and abroad emphasising nutritious meals. An enthusiastic gardener for over 30 years, she has passionately tended to her garden, cultivating herbs and vegetables for her family and home apothecary.

Qualifying as a Yoga Instructor in 1997, Lucy taught in London for 4 years before moving to Sussex where she continues to teach a flowing vinyasa practice with a great emphasis on Yin yoga.

Lucy’s lifelong passion for Herbal Medicine and Naturopathy led her to pursue her dream of becoming a Herbalist. Expanding on her knowledge over the years with Neal’s Yard Remedies and later at The College of Naturopathic Medicine, integrating her beliefs and deeply ingrained principles.

Lucy predominantly uses Western herbs together with some Ayurvedic herbs to support a wide range of conditions which may be either acute or chronic, many of which respond well to Naturopathic and Herbal treatment:

  • Immune support – impaired immunity, regular colds/viruses; low energy; chronic fatigue; allergies and hayfever.
  • Digestive issues– IBS; allergies/food sensitivities; indigestion, heartburn, acid reflux. IBD; parasites; candida; leaky gut; constipation; regulate blood sugar levels.
  • Female reproductive conditions – PMS, menopause, hormonal imbalances, PCOS, endometriosis, fertility and pregnancy.
  • Emotional and stress support – anxiety, low mood, depression; chronic stress; tension headaches; sleeping difficulties; grief; panic attacks.
  • Respiratory conditions – coughs, bronchitis, sinusitis, ear infections, tonsillitis, asthma.
  • Cardiovascular complaints – high/low blood pressure, varicose veins, poor circulation, high cholesterol.
  • Skin conditions – acne, eczema, psoriasis.
  • Musculoskeletal issues – joint health, inflammation, sprains/strains, fractures, arthritis, rheumatism, gout.
  • Childrens’ health – immune system, allergies, anxiety, food sensitivities.
  • Male reproductive conditions – prostate health.
  • Urinary system support – cystitis, bladder weakness.

Your initial consultation will take approximately 1hr 30 minutes. During this time Lucy will take a comprehensive case history, including details about your lifestyle, diet, emotional health and current state of well-being whilst considering any current medications you may be on.

Additionally, Lucy will employ naturopathic diagnostic techniques like pulse-taking, tongue examination, and iridology to further support the diagnosis. This information will help her to create a holistic treatment protocol, incorporating herbal medicine, naturopathy and additional nutritional and lifestyle suggestions.

Approximately 3-4 weeks later a follow-up appointment lasting 45 minutes will assess your progress and adjust treatments as needed. Subsequent appointments will be scheduled based on your condition’s duration and intensity, ensuring the best overall support for you.


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