Wellness at Home

In June 2018, Sophia was invited by Corcoran Sunshine to join her husband, Greg Gushee, in an interview by Cristina Cuomo, Founder and Editor of Purist magazine.


Gilda's Club of NY

In May 2018, Sophia was invited to speak at Gilda's Club of NYC, which was founded in memory of the talented Saturday Night Live comedian, Gilda Radner, by Gene Wilder (Gilda’s then husband) among others.

Gilda’s Club NYC and Gilda's Club Worldwide provide cancer patients and their families with support, resources, and a caring community. They belong to the Cancer Support Community (CSC), the largest cancer support network in the country. 

Sophia was engaged to empower Gilda's community with practical tweaks they could implement to reduce their toxic exposures from what they buy and do.

"Members liked hearing the examples from speakers own life and felt like the presenter uncomplicated a complicated topic. Members appreciated that the advice was useful and practical and described Sophia’s personality as “lovely” and “charming.” Members felt they learned a lot of new information and appreciated receiving the book."


21st Century Health Care and the Future of Public Health and Entrepreneurship 

In April 2018, Sophia was invited by Brown University's School of Public Health and the Brown Innovation for Health student club. Sophia, along with fellow panelists, shared their insights on how entrepreneurs are getting public health ideas and products to market.


Brown University Club in NY

In March 2018, Sophia shared her unique journey as an entrepreneur, and her perspective on the state and future of the $ 3.7 billion health and wellness industry.


Well+Good Talk

In February 2018, Sophia shared her healthy home expertise to a full audience at a Well+Good Talk at the Assemblage in Manhattan. Engage Sophia to share her expertise with your audience!


Wellness & Sustainability for Your Indoor Environment

In November 2017, Sophia was invited by Corcoran Sunshine to speak at Hudson Yards. She and fellow speakers shared their expertise on factors that contribute to a healthier indoor environment. 


Rituals of Relaxation

In October 2017, Sophia joined fellow pioneers in wellness to share rituals of relaxation and self-care. This event was held at Saks Wellery at Saks Fifth Avenue in Manhattan.


Well+Good Council Member Launch

In September 2017, Sophia became a member of the exclusive Well+Good Council. The launch party took place at the gorgeous Deepak Homebase at ABC Home in Manhattan. Sophia is Well+Good's healthy home and clean living guru. Engage Sophia to bring her expertise to your next event!


Innovators of Wellness

In May 2017, Sophia hosted an exclusive event, Innovators of Wellness at the late Zaha Hadid's 520 W28th Street building in Manhattan. Sophia curated pioneers in wellness to highlight overlooked pillars of health: sleep, diet myths, gut health, the opportunity for exercise to liberate and elevate our souls, the importance of indoor air quality, and how our homes can influence our health. Engage Sophia to create a wellness event for your space! Click here to learn more: Innovators of Wellness May 4, 2017.


Facebook Live

In March 2017, Sophia was invited to lead a Facebook Live segment for ELLE Magazine. ELLE wanted to feature Sophia's approachable and practical tips to detox your workout and gym bag. Engage Sophia to join your live event! Click here to watch: Sophia Gushée on Facebook Live for ELLE Magazine.


Detox Your Beauty Routine with PureWow

In January 2017, Sophia was invited into the PureWow office in Manhattan. She met with Senior Beauty Editor, Jenny Jin, to share tips to detox your beauty routine. Click here to watch the Facebook Live segment.


Doctor Oz Show

In March 2016, Sophia appeared on the Doctor Oz Show. The show featured her advice on what a toxic exposures expert would buy at the Dollar Store. Click here to watch Sophia on Dr. Oz!


Is Your Furniture Poisoning Your Family?

In October 2016, Sophia was invited by the Sustainable Furnishings Council to discuss the toxic exposures from our furniture. She provided a science-based overview as well as practical considerations and tips to make healthier choices.

The Sustainable Furnishings Council is a nonprofit comprised of furniture industry leaders and visionaries. Its mission is to promote sustainable practices within the home furnishings industry.


A to Z of D-Toxing

In October 2015, Sophia published her first book A to Z of D-Toxing: The Ultimate Guide to Reducing Our Toxic Exposures. Her launch party was held at the Nomad Hotel in Manhattan.


Sophia Ruan Gushée

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