Health Emporium is a unique health food store based in High Street Hitchin with an onsite clinic.

Andrew Lowe: Store Director and Homeopath

Health Emporium is run by Andrew Lowe (LCH) Homeopath. For over 14 years we've provided natural health solutions to the people of Hitchin and Hertfordshire. We are an independent family run business whose vision is simple – to offer natural approaches to create greater health for everyone. Our team is made up of;

Amanda Newman: Assistant Manager, Medical Herbalist and Integrative Nutrition Health Coach

Amanda graduated from the University of Westminster with a First Class Honours Degree in Herbal Medicine and is a member of the UK’s leading professional herbal medicine body, NIMH (National Institute of Medical Herbalists).

Amanda uses plant-based medicine, medical testing, nutrition support, and carefully selected supplements for a variety of health issues to restore and maintain good health.

Amanda also uses health coaching to help people learn how to incorporate natural, healthy living practices into their daily routine. The personalised programme uses simple, easy to do steps that both support and challenges people as they move toward their health goals and into a healthier lifestyle.

Celine Longden-Naufal: Assistant Manager and Consultant 

Our girl in the golden trousers. Celine graduated from the University of Kent with a BSc Anthropology and University College London with a MSc Anthropology, Environment and Development. With a passion for ethnobotany, Celine brings environmental and cultural awareness to our herbal supplements. Celine is also an Ethnographic Research Consultant at Pukka Herbs.

Judy Watson: Nutritionist

Judy Watson was awarded a BSc (Hons) in Nutrition and Food Science in 1996.Then in 2000, she was awarded DipION from the Institute of Optimum Nutrition.  Celebrating 20 years in  2020! She is a member of the British Association for Nutrition &  Lifestyle Medicine (BANT). She is also registered with the Complementary & Natural Health Council (CNHC). She has helped over 7000 people face to face with 1-1 consultations including food intolerance testing and vitamin and mineral checks. 


Your experience with us matters – we want to make sure that we do our very best to find the right products and services for you, with a friendly approach where nothing is too much trouble! We pride ourselves on offering the best possible customer service alongside expert advice from our professionally trained team in all areas of natural medicine.