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Ayurveda: Ancient Ideas, Modern Implementations

By: Shilpi Jain
Posted: April 7, 2011, from the April 2011 issue of GCI Magazine.

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And the pros of ayurveda are vast due to their benefit to the individual. This being said, it is important to reinforce that proper and accepted standards are adhered to when tapping into this ancient science with so many modern implementations.

Shilpi Jain is a senior R&D scientist at Dallas-based Aloe Vera of America. She holds a master’s degree in organometallic chemistry from the University of Toronto, Canada, and has held several positions in pharmaceutical firms. Raised in eastern Indian culture, she was automatically exposed to ayurvedic herbs. She owned SASA Cosmetics and Consulting and marketed Skinveda, her own ayurvedic skin care line.