12 Celebrities Whose Lives Were Transformed by Ayahuasca

Ayahuasca, a powerful psychedelic brew used in indigenous South American ceremonies, has gained popularity worldwide for its profound impact on people's lives. Even celebrities have ventured into the Amazon rainforest to partake in these transformative experiences. Join us as we explore the journeys of 12 famous individuals whose encounters with Ayahuasca forever altered their perspectives, priorities, and paths in life.


The renowned musician Sting credits Ayahuasca for helping him find inner peace and spiritual clarity. This experience led him to focus on environmental activism and meditation.

Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan turned to Ayahuasca as a part of her journey to sobriety. She has since spoken about how it helped her confront her past and make positive changes.

Jim Carrey

Jim Carrey's Ayahuasca experience inspired him to adopt a more mindful and spiritually connected approach to life, emphasizing the importance of living in the present.

Susan Sarandon

The Oscar-winning actress Susan Sarandon has discussed how Ayahuasca helped her overcome grief and find renewed purpose and energy.

Chelsea Handler

Comedian Chelsea Handler has openly shared her Ayahuasca experiences, crediting them with improving her mental health and relationships.

Russell Brand

Russell Brand's Ayahuasca journey led him to reflect on his addiction struggles, ultimately guiding him toward a life of sobriety and mindfulness.

Penn Badgley

The "You" star Penn Badgley has spoken about how Ayahuasca contributed to his personal growth and spiritual exploration.

Amanda Seyfried

Amanda Seyfried has credited Ayahuasca with helping her manage anxiety and gain a deeper understanding of herself.

Michelle Rodriguez 

Actress Michelle Rodriguez has expressed how Ayahuasca helped her break free from self-destructive patterns and connect with her inner self.

Graham Hancock

Renowned author and journalist Graham Hancock has extensively written about his Ayahuasca experiences, advocating for its potential to expand human consciousness.

Amber Lyon

Former CNN correspondent Amber Lyon turned to Ayahuasca to address her PTSD, subsequently dedicating her life to promoting the benefits of plant medicin

Rak Razam

Documentary filmmaker Rak Razam has been a vocal advocate for Ayahuasca and its ability to catalyze personal transformation, as seen in his work "Aya: Awakenings."