In today’s episode, I sit down with Dr. Jenelle Kim to chat all about formulating clean beauty products.
Inside This Episode:
- How Dr. Jenelle got started with JBK Wellness Labs
- The difference between Eastern and Western medicine
- Why proper formulation is so key in skincare
- A little about Dr. Jenelle’s upcoming book Myung Sung: The Korean Art to Living Meditation
- and so much more
About Dr. Kim:
Dr. Jenelle Kim, DACM, L.Ac., is the founder and leader formulator for JBK Wellness Labs. Dr. Kim is carrying on the medical knowledge and wisdom of her lineage. Dr. Kim is devoted to integrating the philosophy, medical wisdom, and expertise of East Asia with the advancements of modern life and medicine of the West in order to touch and positively affect the lives of others. Dr. Kim is a Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine and is Nationally Board Certified in Herbology, Oriental Medicine, and Acupuncture. She furthered her studies abroad, training with some of the most respected doctors and herbalists of East Asia. Dr. Kim completed extensive training in East Asia under some of the most respected doctors in the field of Oriental Medicine and is the custodian of her lineage’s proprietary Bi Bong® formulas.
With almost 20 years in the beauty and wellness industry, Dr. Kim has formulated some of the first all-natural luxury products carried in high-end spas across the world including Ritz Carlton, Four Season & Mandarin Oriental high-end retailers such as Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus & Bergdorf Goodman, and in the natural marketplace in stores such as Whole Foods Market & Sprouts. Formulating with CBD since 2012, Jenelle is known for being a pioneer in the industry and creating the first luxury CBD skincare line in the world – Cannabis Beauty Defined.
Dr. Jenelle Kim is also working on her first book: Myung Sung: The Korean Art to Living Meditation published by Watkins Publishing and Distributed by Penguin Random House