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Dr. Paloma Velásquez is a Chilean Medical Doctor, Naturopath and Medical Herbalist.


Paloma is the founder of Aruraqi, and the developer of a variety of educational activities.


Her professional development is ongoing.


Paloma believes in integrative medicine, good nutrition, herbs and a healthy lifestyle.

It is her mission to aid, support and educate people to improve their wellbeing.



Medical Doctor, Pontificia Universidad Católica of Chile (2010)

Diploma of Aromatherapy, Wellpark College New Zealand (2014)

Bachelor of Naturopathy and Herbal Medicine, Wellpark College New Zealand (2018)



Professional memberships

NZ Society of Naturopaths and Herbalists of NZ (NMHNZ 334) 

Australasian College of Nutritional & Enviromental Medicine (ACNEM)

Websites: -

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