Anna Rósa Róbertsdóttir studied medical herbalism at the College of Phytotherapy in the UK and is a member of the UK National Institute of Medical Herbalists. She has a ITEC Diploma in massage and a B.Sc. degree in business from the University of Reykjavik.

Anna Rósa has worked as a consultant in her own herbal practice for over two decades. A frequent lecturer on the use of Icelandic herbs, she has taught in the US, Canada, and Europe. Anna Rósa also runs a successful herbal product business producing her own creams, ointments and tinctures. She is the author of Icelandic Herbs and Their Medicinal Uses. She wildcrafts all the Icelandic herbs used in her production. More information can be found at