Mixing and Blending - 2 day course
The Mixing and Blending course is designed for the professional aromatherapist who wants to explore new ways of creating blends for individual needs. The course includes mixing with gels, clays, butters, creams, lotions and carrier oils. The therapist will learn how to make cosmetic creams and blends for home treatment from scratch to which can be added essential oils and other bases. There is also the opportunity to try natural blends using fruits and vegetables and other store cupboard foodstuffs.
Essential oil blending techniques will be taught as well as giving advice on how to create blends for various clients and conditions. EU cosmetic regulations will be discussed along with legal requirements for making and selling on of blends, including how to correctly label products.
This one-day course is taught by a qualified therapist who has many years of experience, the blends are taught in detail and with care. The student will have a course manual that includes many recipes to sample in class; all product recipes are for small sizes that can be practiced and perfected. Then when at home can be made into larger batches for home and clinical use.
A fun, practical blending day in the kitchen, all products made can be taken home.
Pre-requisite – Aromatherapy Diploma or an interest in complementary health.