Issue #1: A mini-primer for anyone looking to learn about herbal medicine. Includes simples recipes that give you the tools to start making your own medicine right away.
8 pages. Black and white risograph print.
Issue #2: A continuation of topics covered in the Chicory Zine Issue #1. Learn how to design a customized at-home skincare routine, make tinctures, herbal first aid and more.
22 pages. Black and white risograph print.
Nikki Minor (she/they) is a practitioner of folk herbalism, zine maker, and creative force behind Chicory Botanicals (@chicoryzine), a Black-owned line of small-batch herbal medicines and plant zines.
Nikki was born and raised on Chitamacha-Houma land (aka New Orleans, LA) and has been practicing herbalism for 5 years. Nikki is passionate about plants, accessibility in herbalism, anti-racism, community-based mutual aid, and being an educator.
Chicory Botanicals was started in 2017 with a mission to make affordable herbal medicines and raise money to donate to a local bail fund. Chicory Botanicals donates 10% of its monthly proceeds to local and national mutual aid.