Making Natural Skin Care Products
Tip to toe beauty – all courtesy of products designed by you! Tailor-make your own chemical-free, natural skincare products to suit your specific skin type. Experiment with oils, butters, waxes, clays, seaweed, fruit extracts, essential oils, emulsifiers, preservatives, exfoliating agents and masses more ingredients to design and make your own products.
Whilst we provide you with recipes for you to follow, we will also give you the opportunity to formulate and design your own version of the products. Perfect for anyone who wants to design and use their own skincare products to those who want to create a bespoke range targetting different skin types.
During this course we will discuss different ingredients, their benefits and purpose and how they are used in skin care preparations.
The course includes making a cleanser, toner, moisturiser, face mask, serum and body gel. You will be given the opportunity to design and make your own versions of the product or follow a set of recipes. The recipes are flexible and will allow you to make a range of baby products and specialist skin care preparations including anti-ageing, eczema and acne treatments.
Introduction and explanation of products you’ll be making
Using different natural oils, butters & waxes - how these can benefit differnt skin types
Use of essential oils and floral waters in these products
Making Infusions, tissanes and decoctions
Use of emulsifiers and preservatives in these products
Specialist ingredients for skin conditions