NativeSelf Care Labs

Disrupting stress related dis-orders & dis-eases with natural skin care & expressive heArt workshops

NativeSelf Care Labs

About us


Gourmet Vegan Plant Butta's to be exact!

We operate off your self-expression...
When stress, trauma & life...
Take a toll on your skin, mind & me time...

Our mission becomes, designing vegan skin care aromatherapy products, and expands to hosting expressive heArt workshops & making rooms for self-care support that help you


We believe self-expression is your superpower and human advantage

We believe in feeding the starving heArtist inside

We believe in forming self-care communities for support

Self-care Rooms are rooms for making connections with others who have shared experiences and understand what you are going through 

heArt workshops are for transforming pandemic related stress, racial trauma, generational trauma, family life, school, work, business and personal life stresses into expressive artwork for self-care. Self-care Coaching & seminars

From Stress to Works of heArt

We know that each participant has their own wellness and well-being goals. We also know each participant takes away a work of art and compliments themselves more, knowing their heart works for their self-care too.


For Mother's & Daughter's:

My daughter and I recently enjoyed a fun night out together at a finger painting class facilitated by NativeSelf Care Coach, I A.M. We had such a great time learning about ourselves while finger painting together. The class was fun and insightful. I would recommend your heArt workshop to people of all ages. It was a great bonding experience with my daughter. Thank you I A.M. for guiding us through the finger painting process. We discovered things about ourselves individually and collectively. 

-Shannon F.


You're Invited!

Grab your FREE monthly 
NativeSelf Care Creative Prompt 
Gourmet Vegan SKiN FOOD Aromatherapy Butta and do the aromatherapy .heArt massage. with us!

RSVP Now for next 1st Friday!

Self-care & SKiN care

Prioritizing needs


with our instore customizations

for  Gourmet Vegan SKiN FOOD Aromatherapy Butta’s, self-care prompt postcards and much more… 

NativeSelf Care Labs (expressive heArt work supplies, gifts & invitations) 

Finga Painting SKiN Stories

For Aromatherapy Pain Management:

I love it! I can really smell the peppermint and it’s not greasy like my other one! I can feel the cooling sensations of the peppermint and
I can feel the softness versus just feeling greasy after rubbing for so long and then wiping the excess with a towel! I take my body butter very seriously lol. I have a huge collection of body butters, creams and lotions. I try it and if I don’t like It I give it away. Haha. I love the brand I was using, but I’m in love with another now! I can’t wait to have a migraine to come and use the butta on my neck! 

-Myicisa L.

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Join our FREE self-care support network

Free Membership includes:

  • Access to SKiN FOOD Library
  • FREE aromatherapy .heArt massage. sessions
  • Access to FREE Self-care Rooms, Support Groups and Clubs

Paid membership includes:

  • Member only exclusive pricing for self-care rooms, workshops & supplies
  • Access Private Self-care Rooms & Support Groups

Plus, FREE access to the Mighty Networks mobile app, which makes starting or resuming your self-care a breeze from any mobile device.


Our Founder

NativeSelf Care Labs is an expressive art self-care web app developed by Jamaican heARTist, Poet and NativeSelf Care Coach I A.M. Talley. An army veteran and former addictions counselor who now helps professionals take creative ownership of their feelings and life--by skillfully combining sensory reduction techniques with aromatherapy, natural skin care & expressive .heArt work. for self-care.

Imagination borders reality...not the other way around--I A.M.

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What others are saying

For Individuals:

When I want to relax I finger paint a very close friend I A.M. shared with me and it has been awesome experience.  So a Few weeks ago my sister Clark Stephanie and I had our own paint and sip. I Love her so much. I’m sharing her creation there are no mistakes in ART.  Beautiful no stencil just what in your heart at the time. Representing her Team Who Dat!!

-Zelma H.

The Visually Impaired:

It honestly took me a while to process what I experienced on Friday. When I was a kid I used to like to paint, but when I loss  my  sight  in my late teens I thought that painting was never going to be accessible to me anymore. Painting for me was a way to express my emotions and cope with life. Thus, believing that I could not longer paint made me feel incomplete.  It was not until BlindConnect put together a self-care/painting workshop that  I was able to reconnect with that part of me.   The workshop not only helped  me to realize that blindness does not have to limit my creativity,  but also it allowed me to process many thoughts and emotions that I was struggling with. I want to thank all the wonderful staff and volunteers off BlindConnect for your great mission and vision.
-Pedro N.

Organizations and Teams:

You are absolutely perfect at what you do. I was standing in the back of the room while you were facilitating crying my eyes out. It was incredible, beautiful, moving and powerful! I love you  and we are super honored that you have chosen to give back with BlindConnect as your cause.

-Raquel O'niell: President of BlindConnect

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