The 5 Rules of Success for Highly Effective Lifestyle Gurus

Los Angeles–based wellness guru Amanda Chantal Bacon has made a fortune selling … herbal dust. That’s the big takeaway from a masterful New York Times magazine profile of Bacon, the newest darling of the health and wellness industry. The story, by Molly Young, details Bacon’s rise to fame — opening LA health food stores, being featured in Vogue, getting the Gwyneth Paltrow seal of approval, publishing a cookbook — and her adherence to an exorbitantly expensive raw food diet. Read More