Sara Saidy is an actor, director, writer, artist, and co-founder of Legendary Apothecary. After graduating from college, she left dental school behind and moved to the United States to study theater performance and visual arts, setting her on a path she’s walked ever since. She spent years acting, writing, and directing for the stage and screen before her artist’s eye and keen aesthetic sense drew her to the beauty industry. Over the next decade, she threw herself into the business, working in production, supply chain, operations, product development, and marketing for brands such as Estee Lauder, GLAMGLOW, Lisa Hoffman Beauty, Sara Happ, and Astara Skin Care. In 2015, she co-founded Legendary Apothecary with her partner with the goal of introducing consumers to a healthier lifestyle and personal care products that are KIND to Humans, KIND to Animals and KIND to Mother Earth.
A committed vegan for 20 years, with a deep passion for the planet and all of her inhabitants, and a love of yoga, she lives, works, and reads voraciously in Los Angeles, CA.
Todd Douphner is a Southern California native born into one of the founding families of Topanga Canyon. He grew up by the beach playing volleyball, and health and fitness were rooted in his upbringing. He studied Graphic Design at the Art Center College of Design, in Pasadena, CA and went on to work with well-known brands such as Sephora, GLAMGLOW, Starbucks, Mechanix Wear, Nordstrom, Dillards, Neiman Marcus, Bliss, and Sunless Beauty to name a few. In 2015, he co-founded Legendary Apothecary with his partner with the goal of introducing consumers to a healthier lifestyle and personal care products that are KIND to Humans, KIND to Animals and KIND to Mother Earth.
He is a committed vegan with a deep passion for the art and science of cooking with plants. He trains at the local CrossFit gym, and works, cooks, and lives in Los Angeles, CA.
Together, they travel the world learning about new places and cultures. They’ve combined their love of the planet and ALL of its inhabitants, with their passion for pure, organic, and plant-based ingredients, and they are on a mission to make the world a KINDer place.