Artis E. Hinson (1944 – 2021 ) Herbalist, Natural Healer, Master Astrologer, Author, Legend & Owner of Body Ecology Life Sciences Attunement Center

“Let the electric energy of life, flow through thee, in miraculous attunement to thy almighty creator, thy higher self,” a powerful declaration by living foods chef, scientist, alchemist, master astrologer, natural healer and legend Artis Hinson, who is the owner of Body Ecology Life Sciences Attunement Center and the author of “Dogma To Light.”

Artis is a raw vegan, consuming only living (whole) foods for over 45 years. His love of humanity and world travels and expansive study of world religions and cultures, excited his desire to effect change, by promoting life in a world of “dead nutrition “. Artis began studying the impersonal aspect of energy after he was introduced to the ancient sciences of life, numerology, and astrology. Utilizing his mastery of astrology, he combines the sciences of life to effect greater healing in his clients on many energetic levels of their being with live water, live foods and live herbal remedies.

Born on October 29, 1944 in High Point, North Carolina, Artis grow up in the small town until the age of 10 before moving to the city of Greensboro. He found himself often questioning the stories of the Bible he had been taught at that time, would eventually spark the path leading up to his life’s purpose. He excelled in public schools and graduated with honors while serving as Vice Chairman of the Greensboro Chapter of C.O.R.E.

In 1965, he graduated from Howard University in Washington, DC and started his first business Phoenicia Ltd in partnership with his brother Clinard Hinson. Phoenicia Ltd was the first import giftshop in the nation. Items sold included such hand crafted artifacts as Indian sitars , wood screens, scarves, and carpets, Persian jewelry, and Grecian dresses, shoulder bags, incense oils, vases and virtually anything
that is imported into the United States,

It was Artis’s personal quest which led to the vision and the creation and evolution of what would become his highly successful business, Body Ecology. His trips to Central America, Europe, Asia, and Africa during the late 60’s and early 70’s in addition to visits to Germany and Italy in the late 90’s fueled his fire. During his world travels he studied diets, ancient healing remedies, family structures , personal balance, herbs, healing clays, essential oils, and religious practices. Also even visited the cave system monastery in Elephanta.

In 1975, Body Ecology was officially established in Washington DC, promoting internal wellness through practice. As a raw vegan, life foodist- eating only whole foods and instructing classes for meal preparation to encourage healthier families for ascension from lower frequencies. The Body Ecology stores were mobile as well as stationary.

In 1985, he relocated the business to downtown Greensboro where it continued to flourish, bringing healing balance to thousands of people. In 2001, the store was destroyed by fire nearly four days before Christmas. This unfortunate incident caused Artis to relocate and rebuild.

As a master astologer with over 40 years of experience, he has used his expertise to help individuals discover the their purpose and personal power. He has also applied his unique gift towards developing several astrology and numerology apps, which are downloadable. His latest app is entitled “Whyquhirpz,”  which helps individuals reveal their unique power days for success in business, travel and love.

Artis confidently served humanity, with the power of natures design. He instructed life food preparation, self discovery and wholistic wellness seminars for many individuals and organizations. He was well known as a pillar of the higher conscious for the communities he has served. Daily he enjoyed his yoga, meditation and work of healing.

On November 25, 2021, he died at age 77.

To learn more about the life work and legacy of Artis Hinson and Body Ecology, please contact 336-273-7406 or visit



ReCreated Photograph: Jasmine Y. Mallory

2 thoughts on “Artis E. Hinson (1944 – 2021 ) Herbalist, Natural Healer, Master Astrologer, Author, Legend & Owner of Body Ecology Life Sciences Attunement Center

  1. My heart hurts over the loss of this phonomnal man. I just had gotten information on how to reconnect with him. I was so excited and looking forward to visiting him on empire. That won’t happen now. May the Most High bless and keep his family during this devastating time.


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