Thoughtfully Made Herbal Medicine

Made by nature and developed by Laura Metz, L.Ac., Dipl. Ac. Laura created these time-honored essential herbal remedies to assist her patients at her practice; Vista Acupuncture located in Buena Vista, Colorado. Earth Apothecary carries hundreds of high quality herbs, which are thoughtfully prepared in small batches. They are 100% all natural, free of any chemicals, perfumes or additives. The Feel the Relief Store offers Laura's line of Tinctures, Pain Relief products and Body Care.  Enjoy trying all of these natural remedies.  

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About Laura Metz

Laura is a state licensed acupuncturist and a nationally board certified diplomat of acupuncture through NCCAOM. She earned a Bachelor of Science at Colorado Christian University in 2002, and a Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the Colorado School of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 2007. 


In addition to acupuncture, Laura is experienced in herbal medicine, cupping, gua sha, moxibustion, tui na, shiatsu, acupressure, and nutritional counseling. With over 12 years experience in the healthcare field, she is a caring healer and passionate teacher.  

Besides offering Earth Apothecary herbal medicines on our Feel the Relief Store website Laura will be contributing to our blog from time to time.  Enjoy!

Traditional Chinese medicine is an ancient and vital holistic system of health and healing, based on the notion of harmony and balance, and employing the ideas of moderation and prevention. It emphasizes diet and prevention and using acupuncture, herbal medicine massage and exercise; and focuses on stimulating the body’s natural curative powers.
— The Free Dictionary