Cosmetics–Good Enough to Eat

Cosmetics – Good Enough To EatSat 6th April, 11am-3.30pm“We spend huge amounts of money on beauty products that put toxins into our bodies. If we wouldn’teat it, why are we OK with putting it on our skin?”-Sarah Bentley, Made In Hackney Founder Would you feel comfortable eating your face cream, lip balm or in fact any of the cosmetics rattlingaround your bathroom cabinet? In an ideal world you would. Our skin is our most absorbent organ sowhat we put on it should be no less toxic than the food we eat. Learn how to make your own low cost, edible cosmetics with this one day master class led byhome alchemist Julie Riehl. The day’s program will include:-Information about the shocking nasties found in everyday cosmetics-Learn what locally sourced produce works best for your skin type-Make your own face-mask, lip balms, scrubs, body cream and more-Take home recipes of everything made in the class-A free organic lunch made from locally sourced ingredients-Vegan suitable recipes and lunchFee: *£65 (includes a free organic lunch)This fee is used to fund our vital program of free cookery classes tolow income and vulnerable community groups Date: Saturday April 6th 2013 Time: 11am-3.30pmLocation: Made In Hackney, Food For AllBasement, Cazenove Rd, Stoke Newington,London, N16 6PATo book a place email: info@madeinhackney.org or call 02084424266Regretfully the kitchen is not currently accessible towheelchair users. Access is down a set of stairs