Green Festival Speakers

Linda Stein



Linda Stein is owner, CEO, and formulator of Zosimos Botanicals.  A quest to find cosmetics without irritating and unnecessary toxins led Linda to envision Zosimos.  A lawyer by training, Linda embarked on a second career as an activist and educator of the dangers of mass produced personal care products. She has been formulating nontoxic cosmetics and skincare since 2004.  She is passionate about Zosimos Botanicals' mission to offer a line of effective, healthful products formulated without known carcinogens, endocrine disruptors or mutagenic substances.  Linda is a contributing writer to the award winning book “What It's Like Living Green” by Jill Ammon Vanderwood and articles on ingredient safety and greening your home.

Linda has been consulted as an expert on chemicals in cosmetics.  She inspires those around her and is dedicated to making Zosimos Botanicals “more than just about the makeup.”  Linda is an accomplished writer, speaker, activist and teacher.  She is also a Mom, wife, Master Gardener, avid reader, and friend to many.