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Handmade Cosmetics in Crystal Palace

London, United Kingdom

Experience hosted by Monica

2 hoursHosted in English and Italian
Committed to safety
This host committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety guidelines.
Up to 4 people
Includes drinks and equipment

What you'll do

In this 2 hours workshop we will go through a basic knowledge of healing herbs and we will create basic cosmetics for the cleaning and care of our body. We'll create face mask, body scrub, toothpaste, hand cream and tonic. The experience will be accompanied by a choice of herbal tea or coffee and every guest will take home their products.
Other things to note
All the guests will take home the recipes with all the instructions to reproduce the handmade cosmetics and a small bag with all the products that they will make.

What's included

  • Drinks
    herbal teas, coffee
  • Equipment
    gloves, scale, pots and recipes

Meet your host, Monica

Host on Airbnb since 2016
  • 15 Reviews
  • Identity verified
Your host has a deep knowledge in local herbs and flowers and she will tell you all you need to know about their healing powers. She's been living in the countryside for ages and she's been hosting workshops about natural cosmetics and cold process handmade soaps in the last 10 years! She completed her studies at the International School of Natural Skincare.
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From $56
/ person
No dates available

Where you'll be

Great workshop next to Crystal Palace, South-East London. Located at just 10 minutes walking from Anerley train station.

Rated 5.0 out of 5 from 15 reviews.

Genevieve
March 2019
It was such a lovely and intimate experience. I enjoyed my time and the cute PowerPoint slides that were informative. I can’t wait to be back here and go for other classes Monica might hold in future (:
Anya
February 2019
Would definitely recommend this workshop! Monica is so knowledgable and we all took a lot away from the workshop.
Megan
February 2019
Monica was so friendly and knowledgeable, she walked us through tons of interesting information about essential oils and other natural ingredients, tailoring the ones we used to our individual skin types. Overall an amazing few hours, definitely worth the money and would highly recommend!
Monica was so friendly and knowledgeable, she walked us through tons of interesting information about essential oils and other natural ingredients, tailoring the ones we used to ou…
Anya
January 2019
Hi Monica, we want to thank you for your highly interesting workshop. Me and my sister were so thrilled about all the new knowledge we gained and all the amazing products we were able to make ourselves and take home..like tooth paste, mask, body creme, deodorant. You are such an expert! Your passion for natural, alternative cosmetics is intriguing. thanks for everything! hope we stay connected. A&S
Hi Monica, we want to thank you for your highly interesting workshop. Me and my sister were so thrilled about all the new knowledge we gained and all the amazing products we were a…
Heidi
December 2018
Monica is knowledgeable and interesting, as well as being friendly. I learned so much today and have come away inspired to try so many new things. Than you so much Monica, I loved today!
Sara
December 2018
It was a pleasure to attend Monica's workshop. You can tell she's very knowledgeable and passionate about creating natural cosmetics. I learnt a lot and those 2 hours really flew by. She's highly recommended. Thank you Monica!

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

What to bring

Their love for natural products and the willing to learn!