Natural Skincare Class: Custom Face Cream

Make your own natural face cream in NYC

Bios Apothecary

Bios Apothecary

5.0 (11)

2.5 hours Class size 1 to 20     label $110

Calling all skincare fanatics! This beauty class is an immersive and engaging way to learn about natural skincare. Craft your own luxurious face cream customized to your skin needs and aromatherapy preferences.

This New York City activity is one of the best ways to unwind. Join us in our welcoming Brooklyn apothecary and meet your skincare guide. During this two-and-a-half hour workshop, you will learn how to add face creams to your routine, different styles of creams, and the fascinating chemistry behind making a moisturizing cream.

You'll get loads of useful tips on which ingredients can help you achieve your skin goals as you get acquainted with our library of over 100 ingredients. Take your time to sample each botanical and oil before creating your own custom blend, a 50ml face cream to use at home.

We have all sorts of specialty ingredients for different concerns, from aging to troubled adolescent skin to soothing sensitive areas. Raw materials will include distilled flower waters, botanical carrier oils, high performance botanical actives (exfoliating fruit acids, botanical lightening agents, texture enriching vitamins, etc.), therapeutic grade essential oils, all natural bio-pigments, emulsifiers and preservatives.

It's one unique and indulgent gift experience that you can enjoy with your favorite people! Come away with DIY skincare you can be proud of and a refreshed and relaxed mind.

Knowledge required
Beginners welcome. No previous experience is required. Comprehensive instruction will be given.
What you'll get
  • All of the supplies needed to create one 50mL face cream in custom matte black packaging to take home.
  • Light refreshments— Including mimosas for daytime workshops and red wine for evening workshops.
Suitable for

This class is great for individuals and couples as well as for a team building activity, birthday or bachelorette party.

Suitable for adults, and kids (minimum 13 years old). An adult must accompany any attending kids, and must pay for a separate ticket.

This would also be a unique gift for her, gift for mom, anniversary gift, Father's Day gift or birthday gift.

Bios Apothecary is fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and adheres to COVID-19 government guidelines.

See additional precautions taken   

For your protection, please note the following safety protocols regarding Covid-19:

Vaccination - proof of full vaccination is required to attend all public workshops. A vaccination card or excelsior pass will need to be presented before entry on Saturday. Responding to this email with a copy of your vaccination card will expedite entry this weekend. If you have registered and are not fully vaccinated please let us know - we will work with you to reschedule for an outdoor or virtual session where vaccination is not required.

Mask Wearing - mask wearing is optional for all fully vaccinated students

Sanitizing - surfaces and tools will be sanitized before and after each workshop. Please sanitize or wash your hands upon arrival. We will be limiting the use of shared tools whenever possible. We will provide disposable paper scent strips for scent sampling. Gloves are provided.

Class size - we have reduced workshop capacity by 50% so that everyone can spread out a bit (please note that you will still be seated at a table with other guests who are also fully vaccinated)
Feel free to reach out with any questions.

61 West Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222

Your teacher
Bios Apothecary
Bios Apothecary

5.0 (11)

B A H Y - O H S
1. noun; the science of life or living matter in all its forms and phenomena 2. verb; one's life, course, or way of action

Our Ethos:

We strive towards “Sattva” (Sanskrit for purity), a concept in Vedic philosophy which refers to healthy, nutritious and clean products which purify the body.

We blend organic and food grade ingredients with therapeutic grade essential oils selected for their aromatic qualities and medicinal properties.

Our products are designed, manufactured, and packaged in-house and are free of toxic chemicals, parabens, GMOs, artificial scents, colors and dyes.

Our products are mostly vegan and never tested on animals. We make every effort to avoid inflicting harm on any sentient being or the natural world.

Each item is made by hand in our Brooklyn studio and distributed in collectable glass apothecary bottles produced with up to 40% post-consumer content.

We favor locally grown and harvested botanicals and donate a portion of each purchase to sustainable urban agriculture initiatives in the New York City area.

More about this class

This teacher has 11 reviews for their other experiences - which you can see here.

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