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Beauty

Welcome to Lotions, Potions and Balms: Personal Care Series! This is not wizardry school, but in these workshops you will discover the secrets of making your own personal care products. These recipes are quick and easy and nearly all ingredients can be found at your local grocer. Best of all, you can personalize them to suit your own senses. You will walk away from the workshop with creatively packaged products to use or gift.


LOTIONS, POTIONS & BALMS: LIP BALM & TINTED TOO!

This balm is ideal for soft lips, cuticles, smile lines, flyaway hair and even rubbed on cheeks when outdoors in the cold weather! Keep it in your purse or pocket for use anytime. And if you’d like, try your hand at a tinted balm too, great for lips or that rosy glow on your cheeks. A $30 materials fee is payable to the instructor.

Wed          Sep 25 7-9 pm 1 class $15.00 + HST
JF Ross CVI – Rm 235 Lisa Nevar-Landsmann PR-5369

LOTIONS, POTIONS & BALMS: LOTION BARS & PIT PASTE

Travel much? Pack light and mess-free when you use your natural, made-from-scratch lotion bars. Learn how to infuse familiar oils with different dried flowers. Then grab your pit paste, spread it and forget it! A $30 material fee is payable to the instructor.

Wed          Oct 23 7-9 pm 1 class $15.00 + HST
JF Ross CVI – Rm 235 Lisa Nevar-Landsmann PR-5370

LOTIONS, POTIONS & BALMS: SMALL BATCH LOTION

A super little gift idea for host(ess), your kids’ teachers, or a few close friends. This rich and easy-to-make lotion is perfect when applied before bedtime for a nurturing hand massage. A $30 materials fee is payable to the instructor.

Wed         Dec 18 7-9 pm 1 class $15.00 + HST
JF Ross CVI – Rm 235 Lisa Nevar-Landsmann PR-5371

LOTIONS, POTIONS & BALMS: WHIPPED SUGAR SCRUB & HAND SANITIZER

After hard work in the garden, in the kitchen, or during a cold dry winter, simply scrub a dollop of sugar scrub all over hands and wrists for an invigorating treat. Also for your hands, mix up this natural hand sanitizer. Keep it in your purse, or pocket and use it when good old soap and water aren’t available. A $30 materials fee is payable to the instructor.

Wed         Nov 20 7-9 pm 1 class $15.00 + HST
JF Ross CVI – Rm 235 Lisa Nevar-Landsmann PR-5372

D.I.Y. AT HOME SPA!

Create your own at-home spa oasis! Each student will get to make their own body scrub, herbal body oil, and bath salts with wonderful natural ingredients. Make them to treat yourself or as gifts for the holidays. The class will also include many self-care relaxation tips to create your own spa experience right at home. A $25 materials fee is payable to the instructor.

Wed         Dec 4 7-9 pm 1 class $32.00 + HST
Centennial CVI – Rm C202 Valerie Stevenson PR-5207

ESSENTIAL OILS FOR HEALTHY SKIN CARE

Learn the power of essential oils and the many ways to use them with plant-based carrier oils in your skin care routine from treating skin conditions like eczema to your daily face care routine. Each student will get to make their own customized essential oil blends to take home! This class is being taught by a certified esthetician that specializes in natural skin and body care. A $15 materials fee is payable to the instructor.

Wed         Oct 9 7-9 pm 1 class $32.00 + HST
Centennial CVI – Rm C202 Valerie Stevenson PR-5208

GREEN BEAUTY 101

Looking to ditch your unhealthy chemical filled skin and body care products and dive into the world of green beauty? With this class you will learn the ins and outs of ‘green beauty’ including how to find products that are truly healthy for you and your skin and what to avoid. This class is being taught by a certified esthetician that specializes in natural skin and body care.

Wed         Sep 25 7-9 pm 1 class $32.00 + HST
Centennial CVI – Rm C202 Valerie Stevenson PR-5209

NATURAL SKIN CARE FOR ACNE (ADULT & TEEN)

Struggling with acne and feel like you have tried everything with no success? Learn the basics in managing acne/breakouts through understanding the many factors that aggravate this condition as well as implementing healthy diet, lifestyle, and skin care routine. Students will get to make their own acne treatment essential oil blend! This class is being taught by a certified esthetician that specializes in natural skin and body care. A $10 materials fee is payable to the instructor.

Wed         Nov 6 7-9 pm 1 class $32.00 + HST
Centennial CVI – Rm C202 Valerie Stevenson PR-5210

NATURAL SKIN CARE FOR HEALTHY SKIN AGING

Are you looking for a healthy and affordable way to minimize the signs of aging on your skin? No need to endure costly, painful and damaging skin treatments. In this class you will learn the truth about skin aging and the many factors that speed up the aging process on our skin and what healthy diet, lifestyle, and skin care habits you can implement for ‘healthy aging’ of the skin. Students will get to make their own healthy aging essential oil blend! This class is being taught by a certified esthetician that specializes in natural skin and body care. A $10 materials fee is payable to the instructor.

Wed         Oct 23 7-9 pm 1 class $32.00 + HST
Centennial CVI – Rm C202 Valerie Stevenson PR-5211

SOAP MAKING 101

Learn the fundamentals of Traditional Soap Making in this hands-on workshop where you will learn the techniques, ingredients and equipment needed to make your own sudsy bars. We will touch on some “fun science” (the backbone of soap making), the differences in ingredients, soap making methods and techniques to then create your own custom bars equaling over 2 lbs or 10 bars. Participants will mix, customize and mold your own bars to take home. All supplies including a detailed handout containing all the information discussed during the class with recipes and instructions. A bonus suppliers list is also included. Participants must have legs covered and closed toed shoes. Safety glasses and aprons will be provided. A $75 material fee is payable to the instructor.

Wed         Sep 25 7-9:30 pm 1 class $15.00 + HST
JF Ross CVI – Rm 209 Linda Boyle PR-5438
Wed         Oct 9 7-9:30 pm  1 class $15.00 + HST
JF Ross CVI – Rm 209 Linda Boyle PR-5439
Wed         Oct 30 7-9:30 pm  1 class $15.00 + HST
JF Ross CVI – Rm 209 Linda Boyle PR-5440
Wed         Nov 6 7-9:30 pm  1 class $15.00 + HST
JF Ross CVI – Rm 209 Linda Boyle PR-5441
Wed         Nov 20 7-9:30 pm  1 class $15.00 + HST
JF Ross CVI – Rm 209 Linda Boyle PR-5442
Wed         Dec 4 7-9:30 pm  1 class $15.00 + HST
JF Ross CVI – Rm 209 Linda Boyle PR-5443