Workshops

Workshops are a fast and easy way to get up to speed on specific cosmetic formulation, regulatory and brand management topics – all ONLINE – accessible ANYTIME! Get up-skilled in cosmetic formulation, regulatory and brand management topics no matter where you are in the world. These workshops are easy to access without assessment requirements and are full of topic specific information to get you formulating cosmetics, setting up your small scale cosmetic manufacture, or building your cosmetic brand… FAST! All workshops will get your skills ready within a couple of days – so get building your cosmetic formulas, manufacture or brand today!

Can I use a different preservative?

So many preservatives to choose from – how do you know which work best, and how much should you use? Preservative selection is one of the most controversial selections you can make, and yet an incorrectly preserved product is a Brand’s worst nightmare. This workshop looks at 14 readily available, highly effective preservatives, and talks you through the pros and cons, recommended inputs and formulation needs of each. Make confident preservative selections. Find out more…

 

 

How to formulate sanitizers

In light of recent world events, there has become a high demand for sanitizing products and formulas. While there can be some good information on the internet about hygiene and these types of products, there is unfortunately a lot of misinformation too. These workshops provide you with important formulation and regulatory information, so you can formulate sanitizers with confidence and compliant with your region's requirements. Find out more...

 

 

How to formulate 'waterless' bars

Do you want to create:

  • shampoo bars
  • conditioner bars
  • body wash bars
  • moisturiser bars
  • face cleansing bars

... then this is the workshop series for you! Find out more...

 

 

Learn to formulate cosmetics in a weekend short course...

Our Beginners Cosmetic Science is for you! Approximately 15 hours of cosmetic learning and practical activities, and you’ll create 11 cosmetic products and get fundamental cosmetic science learning. No assessments, just creative cosmetic chemistry fun! Find out more...

 

 

Make organic skincare workshops

This introductory organic skincare workshop series will get you making organic skincare fast – from the very first workshop! In this workshop series, you will find out essential elements of organic formulating as well as how essential skin care and cleansing products are put together.

Learn:

  • How to make organic body lotion and organic body butter
  • How to make organic face wash and organic body wash
  • How to adjust organic formulas to make them your own
  • How to put various organic formulas together using the correct methods

Find out more...

 

 

How to make makeup

This introductory makeup workshop series will get you making makeup fast – from the very first workshop! In this workshop series, you will find out essential elements of how to formulate makeup products as well as how makeup products are put together.

Learn:

  • How to make mineral foundation powder in 7 different shades
  • How to make eyeshadow powders 
  • How to make bronzing powders
  • How to make lipstick
  • How to put various makeup formulas together using the correct methods

Find out more...

 

 

Cosmetic manufacturing workshops (small scale - up to 100kg batches)

Are you looking to set up your own small scale cosmetic manufacturing? This workshop series is for you! Get access to 3 lectures with detailed guidance, an equpiment specifications list and facility layout designs to manufacture cosmetic products. Find out more...

 

 

Build your own Cosmetic Brand workshops

Do you want to create your own cosmetic brand or cosmetic line? Or maybe you have been selling on a small scale at the markets, to family and friends and now want to take the next steps? You may also be trying to take that next step, hitting brick walls and have more questions than answers…?

With loads of Cosmetic Brand specific information, business templates and a FREE e-book, this workshop series will help you build your own cosmetic brand fast. Find out more...

 

 

Comply with EU regulations only...

To the uninitiated, the Cosmetic Compliance requirements to get a product into EU may seem unsurmountable and the process impossible, but it is surprisingly simple when you know what cosmetic compliance documents to collect and collate. This series of EU Compliance workshops takes you through ingredient checks and compliance as well as what information is needed on your labels and evidence required to support claims. It also shows you how to compile your Product Information File and prepare a Safety Evaluation. Find out more...