Dawn Ireland is a medical herbalist who graduated from the University of East London in 2011. She lives on the South West coast of Devon and has a particular interest in coastal herbs and medicinal wild plants including seaweed. She runs regular foraging walks in her home town of Torquay and surrounding areas. She makes many of her own herbal medicines and specialises in making medicinal creams for her practice.

Previously she worked in an organic heritage garden, and has studied and taken various courses in horticulture and herbs.

She has also worked as herbal advisor in a local independent health food shop in addition to developing the Green Wyse range of natural vegan body care products which are sold online and in many shops throughout the UK.

Alongside her herbal practice Dawn writes herb related articles for various magazines, and offers herbal student mentoring and clinic training days.