Natural Ethical Bodycare - Body care, face and hand products

Code Duration Start Day Time Tutor Fee Venue Concessions
VAPDZ335 1 weeks 11th May 2019 Saturday 10:00am - 3:00pm £52 Varndean College No

Course Information

Who Is This For?
Anyone with an interest in creating their own natural and ethical bodycare products that are kind to the skin, animals and planet. This workshop aims to provide you with the ability to make your own amazing bodycare products at home. It can be used as a separate workshop or a progression from the previous workshop on flower waters, herbal infusions and carrier oils.
What Will I Learn?
You will learn how to make at least 8 unique products from the recipe booklets provided. During the workshop you will be given details about a variety of butters, waxes and oils their properties and uses. You will learn about various methods involved in making bodycare products, ensuring that their full qualities are retained. Information will be given on the therapeutic benefits of the base ingredients and essential oils used as well as the skin types and conditions they are suitable for.
Content of the Course
Creating a range of bodycare products using butters, waxes, oils and various other ingredients. Recipes will include Body Butter, Body Cream, Body Powder, Foot Balm, Deodorant Bar, Facial Scrub, Face Masks, Face Cream, Lip Balm, Hand Scrub and Hand Cream.
Assessment Details
Tutor feedback.
Teaching Methods
This workshop is designed as a fun, informative DIY experience. You will have access to all the details, equipment and materials needed to make the recipes yourself. Guidance is available as and when required, but the emphasis is on empowering people to make their own choices and unique creations.
What's Next?
You will have recipes to create the bodycare products at home and the knowledge of how to vary some of the elements to make nourishing products tailored to your own requirements. You can also attend the next workshop and make a range of bath, shower and hair care products.

Financial Information

If your course costs more than £200 you may apply to pay in three instalments.

You must complete and sign an instalment form. The first payment will be taken on application, followed by a further payment at the start of the course and a final payment 2 months later. Please note that a handling charge of 10% of the course fee (up to a maximum of £30) is added to all instalment payments. You will still be liable for the full cost of the course if you leave the course prior to all instalments being paid. Please contact the Registry Department on 01273 546604 for further information.

No refunds are given once a course has started. If a course is cancelled by the college you will receive a full refund of all fees paid. If you decide to cancel your enrolment before the class starts your payment will be refunded less a 20% administration charge (up to a maximum of £50). If you decide to cancel your enrolment for a Saturday workshop less than 72 hours before the class your payment will be refunded less an 80% administration charge.


Please ring the Adult Education office on 01273 546602 for further information.