The Aether

A space for awe, expansion & inspiration.
A place to learn about practical & honest wisdom regarding physical, spiritual, mental & emotional health in all aspects of living.

'First hand experience is greater than third hand knowledge'.


Top 7 Hidden Sources of Itchy Skin

Itching is your body's way of protecting you from a perceived threat or toxin. However, an overactive immune system from a breached skin or gut barrier can cause your immune system to be hyperactive. Here are the root causes of itching and how to target it holistically. 


The 2023 Dirty Dozen & The Clean Fifteen

Each year, the Environmental Working Group (EWG) puts out a ranking list of the “best and worst” fruits and vegetables by pesticide exposure. The 2023 guide includes data from 46,569 samples of 46 fruits and vegetables. Read about the cleanest & dirtiest produce & how to clean them.


Inside London’s secretive underground mystical scene

A look inside the alternative spiritual scene in London including shamanic ceremonies, psychedelic parties, sound immersions, sweat baths & chanting circles by National Geographic. How do you foster community & connection in a city? Featuring Kevan Kwok & his communal event 'Ecstatic Playground'.


Dear You

A letter to myself that I wrote after a concert dedicated to the universe. It was such a cosmic, divine, aetherial concert & I was in awe of life. While waiting for the bus, this came through me so I quickly wrote it down. It has the energy of gratitude, awe, wonder & beauty for life.


Awareness, Enlightenment, The Fundamentals of Reality & New Earth

Who are you? What can you be sure of? What is the root of all problems? What does a more conscious earth look like?
Go on a philosophical journey with me

The truth about moisturisers

From 30 years of experience. Most moisturisers damage the skin barrier due to the emulsifier's wash out effect. Here's what to look for instead.


Colby overcomes severe TSW.

There is 'light at the end of the darkest tunnel'. Such an incredible transformation 2 years since his first steroid prescription.


Natto! Japan's polarising superfood.

Natto is fermented soybeans, specifically which forms the stringy, strong smelling and interesting-tasting Japanese staple food.


Sound healing & meditation with Kevan.

'Sound is medicine. How to meditate using tibetan bowls & sound healing with Kevan. I go every month, sound can be a medicine or poison.


Prebiotics vs probiotics.

Prebiotics are a form of dietary fiber that feed the “friendly” bacteria in your gut. Probiotics are live bacteria found in certain foods or supplements.


Is your cookware slowly killing you?

Certain chemicals in cookware are linked with cancer & disrupt normal hormone function, the immune system & neurological development.


Stunning 3D Water Projection: Monad

For aeons, the circle has been revered as a symbol of endless life and equilibrium. Pythagoras declared it a perfect shape and a symbol of 'Monad' - a divine, all-encompassing force.


Always was & Always Will Be

Songwoman and artist Nadeena Dixon (Wiradjuri, Yuin and Gadigal) performs songs from and of Country. Watch her powerful, confronting live performance at the Australian Museum.


What is spirituality?

I asked my friend & life coach Pooja Dhiman. We were exchanging audio notes & philosophical musings & she gave such a coherent answer I thought I'd share. It's all about connection.


Top 10 Exercise Tips for sensitive skin

When you exercise your skin heats up & sweats which can aggravate inflammation, especially if you have a lot of broken/exposed skin. Learn how to best exercise & limit irritant exposure at the gym when you have sensitive skin.


Physical vs. Chemical Suncreens

Chemical sunscreens provide absorb into your skin & then transforming UV rays into infrared rays (heat). Yet they can disrupt hormones & increase the skin irritation. Physical suncreens reflect & deflect rays instead.

A composite image showing examples of toroidal energy fields across nature

How food affects consciousness & spirit.

Most think about food simply as fuel or a source of comfort. Yet it's much more & our disconnection with the production, preparation & process of food growing, sewing & harvesting has disconnected us from our food. 


Psychedelics, Skin Problems & The Philosophy of Self.


How I created my own definition of health.

For 15 yrs I was prescribed topical steroids, antihistamines, antibiotics & petrochemical products for eczema. I was repeatedly told that steroids are safe & effective. When I suggested my skin might be becoming tolerant I was dismissed: 'so long as you use them sparingly you can not become addicted'.


Why do certain fabrics irritate your skin & make you itchy?

Fabrics such as wool, man-made fabrics like acrylic, polyester, rayon, acetate, nylon and wrinkle resistant fabrics tend to cause more skin irritation due to the chemicals that are used to create them. Fabrics on clothing and furniture can also collect dust and irritants so make sure to wash them regularly.


How many ingredients are in your skincare?

Count the ingredients! A friend of mine recently shared his morning routine with me to get my opinion. He was shocked to see the sheer number of ingredients in his high end cosmeceutical skincare & the number of petrochemical, silicone, filler, ethoxylated & non physiological ingredients in them.


When you blindly 'trust the science'.

It's 'safe & effective' they said. Topical steroids & the traditional western medical system almost ruined my life as I entrusted them with eczema.I saw the top doctors & dermatologists in Australia. Topical steroids were 'safe & effective' they said, with 'no side effects' so long as they were 'used sparingly'.


I know nothing.

Kevan's philosophical musings on the concepts of creation, agency, self, consciousness & human nature. The more I know, the more I know I don't.


My Life During TSW Film.

Heartfelt short film about living with TSW by warrior Cecillia French. Directed by 2X Emmy Award Winner Carlos Torres & Karen Torres.


Interdimensional Art by Psyclops Art.

Nicholas Gonzalez aka Psyclops Art creates digitally hand drawn inter-dimensional art to help inspire & expand your inner world.


Alignment meditation, sound bath & prayer

Special Alignment Guided Meditation, Chakra Tuning sound bath & Prayer for Humanity Visualisation inspired by 22022022. Remember to connect with; Self, other and whole. 


Who are you? Your most important philosophical question.

Most people would answer that with a combination of external, material labels. Yet you are more than your skin, religion, looks, clothes, political beliefs, labels, job, education, nationality, opinions or status...

Know yourself

The Energetic State of Food

I noticed that each time after my weekly ramen, I would feel mentally a bit down for a few days. Could I be absorbing the stress hormones of the pigs? Knowing that everything is made of energy, I started to think about food as energy.


Mindfulness & Active Recovery: The Next Fitness Wave

How Kevin integrated meditation in to his life to manage stress & improve focus. The Toronto Star explores the next wave in fitness & the growth in meditation, mindfulness & active recovery.


Our Genesis & Branding


The benefits of bathing in sound

One of my favourite energising things to do is a sound bath. A meditative, self care experience where you allow the power of sound to induce a deeply relaxed, altered state of consciousness. 


The 5 levels of mind

Former monk Rajan Shankara talks about the 5 levels of mind & how we can access higher states of consciousness by understanding our mind, subconscious & superconscious.


Let the sounds heal you

'Wonder is the beginning of wisdom'.


Rokas inspires a new generation

Rokas Stasiulaitis is a 21 year old AI/Robotics student who started the Man in the Making podcast to help youth better manage depression, confusion & finding meaning and purpose.

the top 8 food allergens

These 8 Foods Account for 90% of Food Allergies

More than 170 foods have been reported to cause allergic reactions, but eight major food allergens, also known as the Big 8, are responsible for most of the serious food allergy reactions.


The Pianist without borders

The incredible benefits of earthing

Earthing or grounding refers to the discovery of benefits from walking barefoot outside or sitting, working, or sleeping indoors connected to conductive systems that transfer the Earth's electrons from the ground into the body.


The ultimate sleep guide for problem skin

Sleep is critical for health, well being and performance. Poor sleep disrupts
mood, attention and thinking. Insufficient sleep can even affect the microbiota in your gut. Learn how to optimise your sleep according to the latest science.


Cymatics. The Art of Sound

Cymatics is the study of visible sound vibration & shows the transformational nature of sound on matter. The vibrational frequencies form mesmerising geometric shapes, each with a different pattern like snowflakes.


The 116 images NASA wants aliens to see

See the 116 images that NASA chose to represent humanity on The Golden Record. This record may be all that is left of humanity one day. What does it say about humanity? What would you want our legacy to be?


15 Tips to the best sleep of your life when you have skin problems

Sleep is critical for health, healing, energy & mental health. Poor sleep disrupts mood, attention & thinking. Insufficient sleep can even affect the microbiota in your gut.

An example of the Fruits and vegetables to eat on The Hypoallergenic Diet

The Hypoallergenic Diet

The first staged elimination diet for problem skin, autoimmune issues & optimal holistic health. Target the root cause of your problems & balance your immune system naturally from the inside & outside. Designed by Kevan Kwok for Aether Health.


Can conscious experience ever be objective? Why no one can truly know you.

Many of the problems in society stem from a lack of empathy, a lack of being able to see things from another's perspective & from attaching our identity to a belief or ideology. People are often quick to judge one another. Why is that?


IQ is dropping. Do we need a more intelligent society?

For decades, people were getting smarter, as measured by IQ. Flynn discovered that average IQ scores had been rising about three points per decade since World War II. That all changed with people now in their 40s.


Growth is inevitable with Kevan Kwok

Our founder Kevan Kwok chats with Raj & Rokas from the Man in the Making Podcast in a philosophical chat about forming world views, spirituality, free-will, karma, pain, mental health and skin problems.


How music can change the world of education with Alex Akal

Alex has pioneered a new interactive method of teaching using music classes to connect children to other cultures by experiencing the instruments and music styles played by different tribes, countries and ethnicities around the world.


Bach’s Chaconne: One of the greatest achievements of mankind

Bach’s Chaconne is one of the greatest achievements of mankind. It’s not just music it’s poetry, energy & a metaphor for life. It helps me appreciate the ability to hear, to feel, to be able to convert sound frequencies into emotion. 


10 powerful quotes to inspire your meditation practice

What is meditation, what are the benefits & how might it help you? 'Meditation is about embracing what is happening to this organism as it touches its environment in this moment. I do not reject the experience of the mystical'.


Are your clothes, bedding & towels helping or hurting you?

Common toxic chemicals used in the production of materials include lead (for dying fabrics), phthalates (used to make plastics more flexible), PFC's (used to create water repellent clothing) & formaldehyde (toughening & antibacterial). Choose natural fibres.