After experiencing a health crisis in her twenties, L&S founder Courtney Somer became passionate about alternative healing and wellness. She has studied aromatherapy, reiki, nutrition and meditation. She is a certified Kundalini and pre natal yoga teacher. The inspiration of these various modalities have been infused into the L&S products, including the packaging, naming, formulations and scents. Somer, mama to two girls with the middle names Lake and Skye, and Editor at Large for Domino Magazine is based in Upstate, N.Y.