Karina is a Reiki Master and a Holistic Health Coach. She is a gifted intuitive healer who has created a holistic career sharing her nurturing gifts of hands-on healing and inspiring others to make healthier lifestyle choices.
Growing up in Brazil surrounded by exotic fruits and vegetables and collecting herbs for her grandmother’s healing teas, Karina was nurtured at an early age with nourishing meals, medicinal plants and an understanding of spirituality.
Her love for wellness led her to seek holistic health food stores and alternative healing in the different countries she lived. In Spain she met and worked with a renowned Personal Trainer and Spiritual life coach Fernando Sartorius, who inspired her to move to Los Angeles where she delve more deeply into the healing arts.
Karina is a certified plant-based chef at Future Food Institute by Matthew Kenney, she is a IKYTA certified Kundalini Yoga teacher, studying with world renowned kundalini teacher Gurmukh at Golden Bridge in Santa Monica. Karina obtained her Reiki Master from Eleonore Khoury in Hawaii and studied with many master teachers in her field including Hala Khoury and Shiva Rea.
Karina has collaborated at yoga retreats, cooked for The Tree house bel air (a sanctuary retreat), taught group and individual cooking classes. She currently offers health coaching sessions, teaches Reiki classes and Reiki trainings at ‘Kundalini Yoga by the Sea’ studio in Santa Monica.
She is a Brazilian native who grew up in England and lived in Spain. When not immersed in her private practice, Karina is traveling, spending time in nature and dancing. For the Astrology enthusiasts, she is a Taurus with a love and appreciation for good quality and beauty in all things.