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Cosmetics Workshop and Natural Ecodetergentes

23 February to 9:00 - 18:00

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One event on 22 March, 2020 at 9:00



This is a workshop where the main principles of Biocosmetics will be addressed, and the base ingredients for the creation of safe and functional formulations. It will also be addressed the need to respect the microflora of the skin, the role of probiotics in cosmetic products and how we can include in homemade formulations.

Participants can take with you a sample of a solid moisturizer zerowaste, vegan and probiotics, what will be done during the workshop.

There will also be space for a period of clarification regarding the adaptation of each type of skin to Biocosmetics and formulating recipes adapted to each context.

1| Introduction - what is Biocosmética?
2| Ingredients – base oils, nut butters, waxes and essential oils.
3| probiotic, what they are and what their action on the skin.
4| Description of the manufacturing process of a solid Moisturizer.
5| Demonstration and solid moisturizing preparation with probiotics.
6| Adaptation of each type of skin to Biocosmetics, and formulating recipes tailored to each context.


We use daily in our homes dozens of chemical materials for cleaning, detergents used in our clothing, sinks, etc, inevitably end up being absorbed by our body and into the environment.

The purpose of this workshop is to make a “2 in 1” the ecological and produce soap for cleaning purposes from used cooking oil. With the oil saponification process and adding some natural feedstocks can be a base detergent very effective and highly ecological.

Participants can take with you a sample of soap, what will be done during the workshop. Additionally participants will be given a few recipes detergent made from this soap base.

1| Introduction - what are the ecodetergentes?
2| Ingredients – oils, soap and saponification process.
3| Transforming used cooking oil soap detergent?
4| Demonstration of the preparation and soap.
5| Revenue sharing formulated soap produced from.


All those who wanted to start their skills in Biocosmetics and ecodetergentes learning and formulations of home detergents. It is not necessary previous experience. It is planned to carry out thematic workshops throughout the year, theme deepening and developing other cleaners.

Forming | Telma Barrelas

Co-founder and formulator of the mark |amber|



23 February
9:00 - 18:00
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