An introduction to handmade organic skincare
Thursday 28th of March, 6pm - 8.30pm
This aromatic workshops gives you all the tools needed to craft professional, organic and beautiful skincare products from your own home and garden. Manufacture a botanical face & body scrub while learning the intricate details of skincare alchemy, ingredients, herbal medicine and exactly how to bottle this botany to last many months. You will walk away with two 120ml jars of rich and invigorating exfoliant made for you, by you.
This event is now SOLD OUT. However, there are more Botanical Skincare Workshops coming soon.
This workshop takes you on a unique journey from seed to skincare with botanical alchemy. Explore the world of how to grow, extract and manufacture nourishing handmade skinfood.
Botanical infusions - (honey, oil and glycerol)
Exfoliants and textures
Recipe variations - oil & water chemistry
Natural preservative systems
Ingredients, growing and sourcing
Skincare/self care routine
Essential oil selection
Herbal extractions, properties and actions
Amanda Smith is your local skincare alchemist, sharing her wealth of experience in herbal horticulture, herbal medicine and organic skincare manufacturing. Her passion is to empower others by deepening the understanding of their gardens potential to create the products we turn to for health and wellness.
By making your own skincare, you will see how viable, affordable, ethical and sustainable it truly is to DIY. All products are packaged in glass jars, so when it’s time to recreate the recipes at home, you can reuse and refill the same packaging for many years to come.
The Farm House at The Farm, 11 Ewingsdale Rd, Ewingsdale NSW 2481
6pm to 8.30pm
What To Bring?
Closed in shoes
Hair tie for long hair
Amanda from Botany of Desire