Voted Top Ten Best Overall Boutique 2019 in Cincinnati by City Beat Magazine, Queen City Alchemy is an enchanting boutique and apothecary nestled in the heart of the vibrant Over-the-Rhine community in Cincinnati, Ohio. We focus on curating an array of magically inspired skincare, home goods, bulk herbs, and herbal products that are uniquely handmade right here in house or throughout the U.S.

Our handcrafted skin care and herbal medicine line is in proud partnership with the Business Network for the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics and carries the Leaping Bunny Certification through the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics. Queen City Alchemy is committed to providing the highest quality soaps, serums, balms and botanicals using ONLY safe, non-toxic, and cruelty-free ingredients. Each of our ingredients serves a therapeutic purpose, never using fillers or other non-essential ingredients. We invite you to experience our passion for quality, beauty, honesty, and simplicity to bring balance and harmony to your life, allowing your most vibrant light to shine.

Stop in and see us in-store at 1808 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202 or shop online anytime!

Shop Hours
Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Friday: 10a - 3p
Saturday: 9a-5p
Sunday: 10a-4p


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Emily Little, Founder

Founder/Curator of the Queen City Alchemy brand, Emily is a lifelong Queen City resident and proud descendant of generations of Appalachian Medicine Women. She is also a family herbalist, infrequent writer, mamapreneur, and recovering cubicle occupant with a passion for mind, body and spirit connection. When she isn’t in the shop, she can often be found in a local coffee shop chatting about holistic wellness, living seasonally, or her crazy family.


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