Melanie Smith

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Melanie Smith`s varied and visionary life has at its core the gifts of love, compassion, and endless curiosity. As a Lifestyle Expert Melanie`s philosophy is simple: " The most extraordinary lives are not only about what you know, they are also about taking action even in the face of fear, and being mindful about who you are becoming through the choices you make everyday. Cosistently living and loving as your authentic self is my definition of a great lifestyle." 

Her early success as an award winning actress gave her the opportunity to expanded her skills and knowledge in many different areas. Beyond accomplishments expressing herself through dance, choreography, photo styling, song writing, singing, writing and producing, she is also a respected entrepreneur. Her lifestyle and yoga center, which she owned and operated for 7 years, was considered by sources such as Vogue, Yoga Journal, and others to be one of best in the country.

Building on her studies in Psychology and Public Relations, Melanie is a powerful Motivational Speaker and a contributing writer for national health and wellness magazines. She is also a Grief Recovery Specialist, Gestalt Life Coach, Nutritional and Whole LIfe Counselor, as well as a Yoga Teacher with the highest level of certification(ERYT500). 
Her current interest in fragrance and Aromachology is a progression of her work, layering on years of study into different modalities that move people beyond their limitations towards their fullest potential and greatest purpose. Her curiosity is peaked by the science that connects fragrance with memory. Melanie`s love and compassion for others lead her to seek opportunities for new approaches to Grief and Loss Recovery. Her deepest passion is to help people on a personal and global scale live a life of joy and fulfillment with a whole and open heart. She hopes to complete her Phd. in Philosophy and life coaching by the end of 2013.