Category Archives: Courses and events

Grow your own Skincare

Join us for this hands-on Capital Growth session at Whetstone Stray Allotments on the 6th of October 10.30am -1.30pm where you’ll learn how to make your own medicinal balms, deodorant and other natural skincare and household cleaning products, using some common herbs and everyday ingredients. Find out more about the potentially harmful ingredients in some shop bought products and how you can reduce your exposure. You’ll take away a goodie bag of the things you’ve made.

Learn how to make your own cosmetics at Wildwood on the 20th November

Make your own lip balm, body scrub, herbal ointment and more, using certified organic, Fairtrade and local ingredients. Discover how cheaply you can make your own cosmetics and the importance of avoiding harmful ingredients found in some mainstream products to protect your health along with wildlife and our environment. Take home what you make as … Continue Reading ››