Dr. Andrew Weil Talks Botanicals, Advancements and Honors

Dr. Andrew Weil, a leader in the field of integrative medicine, is being honored at The New York Botanical Gardens with the Garden’s first H.H. Rusby Award for distinguished contributions to ethnobotany and integrative medicine, and also for advancing the understanding of the importance of plants in clinical care. During the event, being held Saturday, May 18, at 1 p.m-2:30 p.m., Dr. Weil will offer perspectives on the power of plants to maximize well-being and quality. Below, Dr. Weil chatted with Beauty Insider on everything from how he came to use botanical remedies to the single most important advancement in herbals and botanicals to emerge over the course of his career.