Natural Beauty: How to Make Lotions,Creams and Body Butters
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Natural Beauty: How to Make Lotions,Creams and Body Butters

How to create your own natural skincare lotions harnessing the power of healing plants for natural beauty and wellness
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4.4 (666 ratings)
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Last updated 11/2019
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This course includes
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 23 articles
  • 23 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • You will know how to formulate and make your own lotions creams and body butters
  • You will know how to create your own lotion cream and body butter recipes
  • You will know how to choose the right carrier oil for making lotion specific to your skin's needs.
  • You will know how to select the correct equipment for creating your lotions creams and body butters.
  • You will know the correct techniques for creating lotions creams and body butters of your own.
  • You will know how to choose natural butters for creating your own skincare formulas
  • You will know the benefits of choosing and making natural skincare and homemade beauty products that nurture your skin.
Requirements
  • A general curiosity and willingness to learn how to make lotions, creams and body butters
  • Basic lotion making equipment, stainless steel mixing bowls, measuring cups, basic utensils, etc...
Description

This online natural skincare and beauty class will teach you the process of making your own lotions, creams and body butters by harnessing the power of nature.

We will focus on how to  use the moisturizing oils and butters from plants and trees to make lotions creams and body butters.

This course is designed for people who wants to learn to create their own natural skincare products.

In this course I discuss everything from choosing carrier oils to how to formulate your own recipes to secrets about store bought skin care moisturizing products that the cosmetic industry would prefer you did not know.

What will I Learn:

  • You  will know how to choose the right carrier oil for making lotion specific to your skin's needs.
  • You will know how to select the correct equipment for creating your lotions creams and body butters.
  • You will learn how to formulate your own lotion, cream and body butter recipes based upon the formulas provided in this class.
  • You will learn the correct techniques for creating lotions creams and body butters of your own.
  • You will know how to choose natural butters for creating your own skincare formulas
  • You will understand the benefits of choosing and making natural skincare and homemade beauty products that nurture your skin.

Learn how to make your own skin-loving natural lotions, creams and body butters for a fraction of the cost of many store-bought cosmetic brands.

About the Instructor:

Jennifer Schroeder is a practicing herbalist, natural beauty formulator and entrepreneur with a passion for teaching. she has been studying and practicing natural medicine for over 20 years. She owned her own studio where she taught herbalism and natural skincare classes for many years.  In addition she is an dedicated entrepreneur and natural beauty advocate.

Who is the Target Audience for this Course?

This course is for anyone who wants to learn how to make their own natural skincare products, lotions, creams and body butters

This course is for beginners who what to learn how to formulate their own recipes for lotions, creams and body butters

This course is for anyone who wants to understand the benefits of creating homemade and natural skincare products

This course is for anyone curious about how easy it is to create natural beauty products that benefit your skin by using simple plants and other ingredients provided by nature.

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who wants to make their own lotions creams and body butters
  • Avid natural beauty enthusiasts who want to learn a new skill
  • Anyone who wants to learn how to make skin loving, nature inspired moisturizing products
Course content
Expand all 41 lectures 02:15:37
+ Introduction
10 lectures 30:30

Introduction the course.

Preview 00:39

In this video I discuss the differences between lotions, creams and body butters.

Preview 04:54

In this video I discuss the differences between homemade and natural skincare products and some store bought brands.  At the end of this video students will know the differences between homemade natural and store brands.

Differences between natural and homemade products and store bought brands
03:13

In this video I discuss the different basic formulas for making homemade, natural lotions, creams and body butters. At the end of this video students will know the basic formulas for making lotions, creams and body butters.

Base formulas for lotions, creams and body butters
13:00

Basic Lotion Formula

Formula Chart - Lotion Formula
00:13

Basic Cream Formula

Formula Chart - Cream Formula
00:12

Basic Body Butter Formula

Formula Chart - Body Butter Formula
00:08

This is a worksheet you can use to formulate your recipes for lotions, creams and body butters.

Formulation Worksheet
00:06

In this video I discuss some of the common and potentially harmful ingredients that are found in many store bought brands today.  At the end of this video students will know how to identify some of the  potentially harmful ingredients in many commercial brands.

Common and Sometimes Harmful Ingredients
07:59

In this document I list some of the ingredients to watch out for in lotions, creams and body butters . 

Ingredients to watch out for in lotions, creams and body butters
00:05
+ Natural and skin loving ingredients for your lotions, creams and body butters
9 lectures 46:11

In this section I take a deep dive into the ingredients used to make lotions creams and body butters.  By the end of this section students will know the common carrier oils, butters, and other ingredients that are used to make lotions creams and body butters.

Preview 01:09

In this video I discuss many of the common carrier oils that are commonly used to make lotions creams and body butters.  I discuss the many qualities of these oils and how to select the right ones to use for your skin.  At the end of this video students will know the common carrier oils used for making these skincare products.

Carrier Oils
17:13

Link to INCI Ingredient Name Translator Tool

INCI Information
00:03

Cart of Common Carrier Oils

Chart of Carrier Oils
01:28

In this video I discuss many of the common butters that are commonly used to make lotions creams and body butters.  I discuss the many qualities of these butters and how to select the right ones to use for your skin.  At the end of this video students will know the common butters used for making these skincare products.

Butters
13:21

In this video I discuss many of the common emulsifying agents that are commonly used to make lotions creams and body butters.  I discuss the many qualities of these emulsifying agents and how to select the right ones to use for your skin.  At the end of this video students will know the emulsifying agents used for making these skincare products.

Preview 04:14

In this video I discuss the different types of preservatives that can be used to make lotions, creams and body butters.  At then end of this video students will know the preservatives and how to use them when making lotions, creams and body butters.

Preservatives
05:24
Essential Oil Safety Guidelines
00:58

In this video I discuss many of the common  liquids  that are commonly used to make lotions creams and body butters.  I discuss the many qualities of these liquids and how to select the right ones to use for your skin.  At the end of this video students will know the common liquids used for making these skincare products.

Water and other Liquids
02:21
+ Making Lotions Creams and Body Butters - Demonstrations
7 lectures 50:23

In this section I provide several demonstrations on how to get started making your own lotions creams and body butters.  I discuss in detail the equipment used to make these products, how to sanitize your equipment and bottle your products.

I also provide step by step demonstration videos on how to make different products including lotion bars, lotions/creams and body butters.

At the end of this section students should know how to get started making their own lotions creams and body butters.

Putting it all together
01:21

In this video I review all the equipment I recommend for making lotions creams and body butters.  At the end of this video students will know what equipment is required to make these skincare products.

Demonstration: Equipment for making lotions creams and body butters
07:56

In this video I demonstrate how to sanitize your equipment prior to getting started making lotions creams and body butters.  At the end of this video students will how to sanitize their equipment.

Demonstration: Sanitizing your equipment
03:20

In this video I walk through a step by step demonstration on how to make lotion bars.  At the end of this video students will know how to make a lotion bar.

Demonstration: How to make lotion bars
14:57

In this video I walk through a step by step demonstration on how to make lotion/cream.  At the end of this video students will know how to make a lotion/cream.

Demonstration: How to Make Lotion/Cream
14:57

In this video I walk through a step by step demonstration on how to make a whipped body butter.  At the end of this video students will know how to make a whipped body butter.

Demonstration: How to Make Whipped Body Butter
05:41

In this video I walk through a step by step demonstration on packageyour lotion/cream.  At the end of this video students will know how to package  your lotions and creams.

Demonstration: How to package your products
02:11
+ Resources
15 lectures 08:32

Basic Lotion Recipe

Quick and Basic Lotion Recipe
00:57

Whipped Body Butter Recipe

Whipped Body Butter Recipe
00:45

Recipe for Lotion Bar

Lotion Bar Recipe
01:21
Shimmering Body Lotion Recipe
01:37
Super Creamy Lotion Recipe
01:21

This recipe for an easy  to make Nourishing Face Cream

Nourishing Face Cream Recipe
01:02
Chocolate Hydrating Lotion Bar Recipe
01:10

This is a fantastic recipe for anti-aging face cream.

Anti-aging Cream Recipe
00:01
Chart of Carrier Oils
00:01
Natural Colorant Chart for Organic Skincare
00:02

Downloadable Certificate of Completion for the Course from Online Wellness School

Certificate Of Completion for the course from Online Wellness School
00:02

Suppliers offering high quality lotion making products.

Recommended Suppliers
00:05

10 Preservatives for making Skincare.

Fact Sheet 10 Preservatives for Making Skincare
00:01
How to Sanitize your Lotion Making Equipment and Bottles
00:02

Resource: How to Formulate: Converting Recipes to Weights

How to Formulate Converting Percentages to Weights in Recipes
00:01