Learn about local herbs that can help to improve the health of the skin and hair. Daisy, seaweeds, plantain, chickweed, roses, marshmallow, meadowsweet...there are dozens of wonderful plants that can be used in this way.
Using herbs inside & outside for skin & hair health: Vivienne will introduce safe local herbs that can be blended and drunk as herbal tonics, or extracted and applied topically as skincare & haircare treatments.
She will also mention some of the medical causes of skin issues such as eczema or acne and some of the DIY home treatments that can be used to try to relieve them, as well as suggestions for where to seek professional help should you require that.
See examples of herbal extracts that can easily be made at home in your own kitchen, that are beautiful, beneficial and enjoyable to use on the skin.
This free intro class will include a short tour around Vivienne's natural skincare & haircare video course to show what it’s like and how to use it should people wish to go on to learn these practical extract-making skills in more depth.
Joining a class live is a great chance to ask questions related to this fascinating topic! If you can't attend live, please email your questions to Vivienne [firstname.lastname@example.org] in advance. She will do her best to answer your question during the live class and you can see her answers when you watch the recording. [A recording will be sent to everyone who registers for this intro class].
LEVEL: Open to all! From total beginners to people with experience making skincare, this intro session is open to anyone who would like to learn about safe and beneficial ways that herbs can be used at home to help to support skin health.