BASIC COLD PROCESS SOAPMAKING WORKSHOP
EVENT #: 41482
Learn the basics of cold process soap making from Mary Pilares. In this workshop, you'll discover the basic soap formulation as well as the key differences between natural and commercial soaps. Not only will you learn lye calculation and lye safety procedures, but you'll also understand what you can put as natural additives and colorants.
Even better, Mary will teach you how to customize soap based on skin condition. Looking for something to sell at bazaars or to make as personalized gifts to friends & family? This seminar is a great place to start!
At the end of the workshop, participants will have made an unscented oatmeal castile soap that is beneficial for all skin types, including very sensitive skin.
TAKE-HOME STUDENT MATERIAL KIT:
- Soaping manual
- Formulation journal
- Olive oil
- Caustic soda
- Wire whisk
- Mixing bowl
- Colloidal oatmeal
- Mini soap loaf mold
- Face mask
- Protective goggles
- Disposable gloves
- Use of stick blender
Note: Participants are required to be 16 years of age at the minimum because they will be working with lye.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:
Mary Pilares is a mother to 2 girls and 2 boys. She used to work as a sommelier in New York City where she also first learned how to make soaps as a hobbyist. After moving back to Manila, she started a home-based business making eco-friendly natural soaps. She is currently studying at Formula Botanica UK for Advanced Diploma on Cosmetics Science.
DATE:January 27, 2019 (Sunday)
TIME: 1:30PM - 5PM
SESSION FEE: Php 5,500 (inclusive of materials and snacks)
**FULL PAYMENT REQUIRED FOR RESERVATION**
The registration deadline is 5 PM, Thursday, January 24. ???? No walk-ins, sorry... We need time to prep the materials and/or goodie bags.
LIMITED SLOTS ONLY!