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Welcome to Detox Dandy!

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About | Detox Dandy is a fully integrative business offering plant based wellness programs, herbal spa therapy as well as detox treatments for overall health and weight loss. We are located at Good Vibes Wellness 233 16th St Virginia Beach.

Detoxification is an active process and lifestyle from our mind, body, environment and relationships. We emphasize transformative health through self care, mindfulness practices, community involvement and sustainability.

Detox Dandy organizes large community building events in support of holistic wellness. These include Mineral Mondays detox spa events, Plant Based Wellness & Herbal Healing Retreats, Self  Care & Sustainability workshops, open mic nights, Alkaline Nutrition classes and food demos, mindfulness meditation as well as our popular Plant Based Wellness & Herbal Healing retreats.

‘Our health is our greatest asset.’ Our plant based wellness programs serve to prevent disease, eliminate toxins and revitalize your life. We help you reach your ultimate wellness path.


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Rebekah Ortiz | Founder

I come from a large Puerto Rican family that values the medicinal power of plants, the resiliency of growing your own food and expressing much gratitude to God for the gifts that we bear.

My journey to a plant based lifestyle began at just 12 years old. I began to explore the connection between what we eat, how we feel and the steps needed to make conscious decisions. The process of growing, preparing and consuming whole foods is an extremely valuable and yet complex system. Today, sourcing ingredients can be difficult due to the industrialization of agriculture.

This is why Detox Dandy is a strong advocate for closed loop communities – a vital component of sustainability. Seek local farmers or dining establishments that provide seasonal, organically grown and ethically harvested foods. By simply localizing your support to nonprofits and small businesses, you promote prosperity throughout your community.  Over a decade of plant based eating and wellness principles have empowered me to pursue this concept.