At Papa's Apothecary, we are passionate about creating products and solutions that people will find both helpful and enjoyable.

We began in Washington State with the vision of formulating high-quality, affordable, all-natural, topical remedies to enhance the lives of our customers. Our daily use products are formulated from a deep knowledge of herbal sciences combined with an understanding of the ways in which natural elements interact with the body. Each wellness product is created with a specific use in mind and is tested by a close network of family, friends, and customers. 

When you choose our products we encourage you to share your experience and take part in the ongoing development of our wellness line. Please feel free to leave a review or stop by and see us at any of the events and markets we attend - or send us a message to let us know what you think


Papa’s Apothecary was founded in 2017 by Kevin & Dawn Gilbert. After serving in the U.S. Marines, followed by a stint in corporate America, Kevin ventured out on his own and earned a Bachelor's Degree in Herbal Sciences from Bastyr University. Dawn is a registered nurse who earned her BSN from the University of Washington (and earned her MHN in 2021). Dawn also has a passion and dedication for herbal preparations and formulations.

Kevin & Dawn in our lab

Our namesake, “Papa” is Kevin's late grandfather and was the inspiration and driving force that gave Kevin the confidence to make a life change–focusing on improving lives through natural remedies.

 Papa & Kevin