Are you a senior 60 and over? Shop Pharmaca every Tuesday and get 10% off your purchase!**Excludes prescriptions, services, postage, gift cards, newspapers or in combination with any other discount.
The Massage Zone, CMTs Tue, Thu & Sat, call ahead for times Treat yourself to a relaxing chair massage!
B Vitamin Happy Hour
Dr. Brad West, ND Wednesdays, call ahead for times Come in for your customized B vitamin shots! Prices vary.
Los Gatos Staff
Cynthia Sewak, Pharm.D., Pharmacy Manager
Cynthia is a California native and received her Doctorate of Pharmacy from the University of Southern California. Since her teen years she has been employed in a variety of pharmaceutical settings and now has 33 years of pharmacy experience. She has fulfilled her dream of owning and operating a holistic pharmacy, and here at Pharmaca she is continuing her passion for integrative medicine, treating customers like family and offering personalized assistance in meeting customers' wellness goals. For her own personal and professional growth, she would like to practice Ayurvedic medicine in the future!
Carrie A., Store Manager, M.A.
Carrie earned a Master's Degree in Integrative Health Studies from the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco in 2006. Prior to this she completed a one-year program in Western Herbalism at the Rocky Mountain Center of Botanical Studies in Boulder, Colo. She enjoys sharing her knowledge of and experience with the many benefits of medicinal plants. Most recently, she served as Clinic Coordinator at Charlotte Maxwell Complementary Clinic, a state-licensed free clinic for underserved women with cancer. Here she gained valuable experience assisting clients in the midst of cancer treatments and managing volunteers. She joined Pharmaca in July 2010 and takes pride in contributing to the overall health of the community.
Mariana F., Certified Nutritional Consultant
Having grown up around her family’s restaurant in Massachusetts, Mariana has always had a passion for food and loves to incorporate great flavor on the path to optimal health. She graduated from Bauman College in Capitola, specializing in traumatic injury and surgery recovery. In her more than 15 years of experience in the supplement and beauty industries, Mariana has operated everywhere from the sales floor to store and product design. Her eclectic background includes practicing aromatherapy, herbalism, public speaking, art and theater. Mariana enjoys cooking, crafting, gardening and spending time with her husband and son.
Laura J., Esthetician
A licensed Esthetician in the state of California, she received her training at Gavilan College. A passion for learning new things, she continues to educate herself about the latest trends in skin care and the beauty industry and is excited about the direction of skin care where a wide variety of natural yet effective products are available. She is a firm believer that the best formula for great skin is using products that work for your particular skin condition while following a healthy diet and life style.
Jeannette S., LP/Acupuncturist
Jeannette is a licensed acupuncturist, herbalist and faculty member of the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine. She is a graduate of Five Branches University and completed advanced study of Eastern medicine in Hangzhou, China. She has more than 20 years of experience in Eastern and Western medicine, and maintains a private practice in Portland.
Joyce A., Esthetician
A California native, Joyce has worked in the beauty industry for more than eight years. She graduated from the Federico family beauty Institution in Sacramento. Her background in makeup naturally escalated into skin care over time. Joyce has always held an affinity toward natural products that are both effective and soothing. With skincare breakthroughs coming so fast, she loves helping clients find the best natural products for their optimal skin care needs.
Pharmaca in Los Gatos, California offers a bevy of common and hard-to-find natural vitamins, supplements, beauty products and OTC meds in addition to fulfilling prescriptions at their on-site pharmacy. This unique wellness pharmacy in Los Gatos features a staff of friendly, highly qualified individuals who are passionate about integrative medicines, and how holistic health, proper nutrition and Western medicine can work together to serve and promote optimal wellbeing. Pharmaca’s Los Gatos location holds itself to a higher standard and prides itself on being the go-to location for all things natural and sustainable. Shop Pharmaca's natural pharmacy in Los Gatos today, and discover a different kind of pharmacy!