Course curriculum

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    Module I. Basics of Natural Skincare Formulation

    • Diploma in Natural Skincare Wonders

    • Lesson 1. Understanding the skin

    • Lesson 2. What is Natural Skincare?

    • Lesson 3. Skincare Ingredients

    • Lesson 4 . Natural Skincare Preservation

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    • What is a Preservative and How it Works

    • Preservation in Cosmetics - Science Approach

    • Natural Preservatives Options

    • Lesson 5. Antioxidants used in Skincare products

    • Antioxidants used in Anhydrous Products

    • Lesson 6. Essential Oils

    • How to use Essential Oils in Natural Skincare

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    • Lesson 7. Popular Essential Oils

    • Popular Essential Oils and their properties

    • Lesson 8. How to Formulate

    • Get Started

    • Lesson 9. Formulation Techniques - Anhydrous Products

    • Anhydrous Cream Formulation

    • Tutorial video How to Make a Face Butter

    • Tutorial Video How to Make a Balm (for face or body)

    • Lesson 10.

    • Formulation Sample Sheet

    • Where to buy ingredients - Direct Links per country

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    • Lesson 11. Formulation Techniques - Lotions & Emulsions

    • Emulsion / Lotions Formulation

    • Tutorial Video How to make Lotions and Emulsions

    • Lesson 12 - Formulation Practices Tutorial Videos

    • Tutorial Video How to make a Face Cream

    • Tutorial Video How to make Face Serums and Oils

    • Tutorial Video How to make a Face Softener, Toner, Spray

    • Tutorial Video how to make Face Cleansers

    • Tutorial Video - How to make a cream scrub

    • Tutorial video - How to make a gel cleanser

    • Tutorial video - How to make a clay mask

    • Tutorial video - How to make a hydrogel mask

    • Tutorial Video - How to make a Lip Balm

    • Module 1 Evaluation

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    Module 2. Brazilian Wonders

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    Module 3. The Magnificent Avocado

    • Lesson 1. What is an Avocado? Its origins

    • Lesson 2. Benefits of the Avocado in Skincare - Science Approach

    • Lesson 3. Ingredients derived from Avocado

    • Lesson 4. Antimicrobial effects of topical skin cream containing natural oil mixtures against Staphylococcus pseudintermedius and Malassezia pachydermatis

    • Lesson 5. Tutorial Video - Making Avocado Face Cream

    • Lesson 6. Tutorial Video - Avocado Gel Mask

    • Lesson 7. Practice Formula - Avocado & Green tea Serum

    • Lesson 8. Practice Formula - Hair Mascara - Argan & Avocado Oil

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    • Lesson 9. Practice Formula - Avocado exfoliating cream mask

    • Practice assignment

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    Module 4. Aloe Vera from A to Z

    • Lesson 1. What is Aloe Vera

    • Lesson 2. Benefits of Aloe Vera - Science approach - Trials

    • Bonus Lecture. Chemicals Listed Effective December 4, 2015 as Known to the State of California to Cause Cancer: Aloe Vera, Non-Decolorized Whole Leaf Extract and Goldenseal Root Powder

    • Lesson 3. Aloe Vera derived ingredients

    • Lesson 4. Tutorial Video - Aloe vera foam cleanser

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    • Lesson 5. Tutorial video - Aloe vera & Marigold facial scrub

    • Lesson 6. Tutorial video - How to make Aloe Vera Gel at home

    • Lesson 7. Tutorial video - Aloe Vera & Apricot Body Lotion

    • Practice Formula 1 - Tropical Blend Body Lotion

    • Practice Formula 2 - Aloe Vera & Sea buckthorn butter for Dark Spots

    • Practice assignment

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    Module 5. Chocolate the Superfood

    • What is Cacao

    • History of Cacao.pdf

    • Downloadable Course Notes Components of Cacao

    • Cacao derived ingredients

    • Ingredients that go well with Chocolate

    • Skincare and Chocolate - Brief approach to Science

    • Tutorial Video - Vanilla, Apricot & Cacao Hand cream

    • Tutorial Video - How to make a Body Oil

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    • How to Make - Rose & Chocolate Facial Mist

    • Practice Formula.- Chocolate and Avocado Hand Scrub

    • Practice formula - Cocoa Beach Body Butter

    • Practice assignment

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    Module 6. Hemp - The Last Word?

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    Module 7. Current trends Japanese and Korean Skincare

    • Korea Skincare (K-Beauty)

    • Korean Facial Masks

    • More Korean Masks - Masks for your Feet and Hands

    • Practice Formula - "5- Ingredients Day Cream"

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    • Japan Skincare (J-Beauty)

    • Quantum Dot/Drug Nanoparticle (QD) - Scientific Review

    • China Skincare - 2020 Trends

    • Pearl Powder Mask

    • Tutorial Video - Green Tea Facial Scrub

    • Practice formula - Tea & Oranges Night Cream

    • Practice formula - Matcha & Butterfly Pea Flower Soap

    • Tutorial Video - Age Defying K-Serum

    • INGREDIENTS RESEARCH

    • Practice assignment

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    Module 8. Africa's Nature Given

    • Africa!

    • Africa's Carrier Oils

    • Africa's butters & More

    • Essential Oils & Extracts

    • Bonus Lecture - Beneficial Effects of Marine Algal Compounds in Cosmeceuticals - Scientific Review

    • Milk & Raw Honey

    • Africa's Wonders Body Cream

    • Kalahari Melon Face Cleanser Stick

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    • Tutorial Video - Face Butter from Kalahari

    • Practice Formula 1 - Argan Oil and Frankincense Dark Spots Cream

    • Practice Formula 2 - Neem & Rosehip Serum for Oily Skin

    • Practice assignment

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    Module 9. The Mystic India

    • India - Skincare Ingredients and Ayurveda

    • Special reference to Kumkumadi Oil - Science Review

    • Tutorial Video - Hibiscus & Jasmine Facial Mist

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    • Tutorial Video - Indian Fusion Face Oil

    • Formula for practice - Botanical Retinol Age-defying Day & Night Cream

    • Formula for practice - India's Wonders Body Butter Exfoliator

    • Research Paper Assignment

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    Module 10. Cosmetics Global Regulations & Labeling

    • Lesson 1. World Organisms in Cosmetic Regulations

    • Lesson 2. Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)

    • Lesson 3. Steps in Cosmetic Compliance

    • Bonus video. Cosmetics Product Information File (PIF)

    • Assignment - Research

    • Lesson 4. Labeling your products

    • Bonus lecture: Allergens in Cosmetics

    • Bonus lecture - FDA - Cosmetics-Labeling-Guide

    • References

    • Glossary of Terms used in Skincare and Cosmetics

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    Module 11. FInal Examination

    • Written exam

    • Final project

    • Thank You!

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