Superstitions touch on the mystical elements of life, often entwining ideas of spiritualism, beauty, wellness and the every day routine. There's something intrinsically magical about the ritual of body care and its intimate connection to the realm of superstition. Many ancient cultures practiced elaborate rituals , believing in the power of herbs, oils, and other sacred plants to have a transformative effect on the body.
Even today, the act of engaging in self-care routines can feel almost like a spiritual practice, imbued with a sense of ritual significance that connects us to something greater than ourselves. Whether we're anointing ourselves with herbal oils or lighting candles in a sacred space, the act of engaging in body care rituals can help us cultivate a sense of mindfulness and intentionality, creating space for personal growth and transformation.
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Model: Hali'a Brandenburg
Photographer: Keith Ketchum Photography