Learn how to whip up your own herbal salves and healing lip balms on this self-care Sunday!
In this workshop, we will:
learn how to use herbal infusions for salve making
learn about various plant oils and butters
create salves with herbal infused oils and beeswax
create lip balms with plant oils, butters and beeswax
incorporate essential oils for scent and healing
The following supplies are included:
biodegradable lip balm tubes
sustainably sourced ingredients
You can bring:
clothes you don't mind getting oil on
a friend or two!
You will go home with:
3 lip balms
Elizabeth (Liz) Hodges, owner of Verdant California, is a skin care herbalist, an avid baker and a freelance writer. Back in 2013, Liz moved onto some rural property in south Santa Cruz county, started her own garden and took a leave of absence from grad school. In her pursuit of a more meaningful life, she raised chickens and goats and immersed herself in a DIY lifestyle, starting a homesteading blog and studying horticulture, then herbalism, which she holds a certificate in. Now based in downtown Santa Cruz, she loves walking to the farmers market and dreams of having chickens again someday. She's inspired by her community and excited to share what she's learned with others while continuing her lifelong pursuit of plant knowledge.