Homemade Cosmetics Masterclass

Mar 21 2020 10:00 - 14:30

Made In Hackney - Local Food Kitchen, 3 Cazenove Rd, N16 6PA London

“I will show you how to make beautiful, effective, high quality skin and haircare, using natural plant-based ingredients to suit your own needs - perfect as gifts or just to indulge yourself. I’ll also teach you which ingredients to avoid when buying natural beauty products and why!”

Shashi Ioannides, vegan skincare herbalist and cosmetic formulator

This masterclass will include:

  • How to make natural skincare products such as a Hibiscus Face Scrub, Himalayan Salt Body Scrub, Herbal Hair Rinse and Healing Herbal Salve 
  • Learn to make natural hair products such as an Ayurvedic Hair Mask and Herbal Hair Rinse
  • Discover how to make your own zero-waste products 
  • How to personalise DIY beauty recipes to suit your own skin and hair type
  • Learn which ingredients to avoid when buying hair and skin products
  • A delicious organic lunch and take home recipe pack - including bonus skincare recipes to try at home
  • 10% discount in neighbouring wholefood shop, Food for All

Shashi is a trained skincare herbalist and cosmetic formulator. She has founded a successful international vegan skincare brand based on strong ethical policies, sourcing ingredients from suppliers whose business practices do not harm people, animals or the planet. Shashi is passionate about educating people to take the power back into their own hands, to find out more follow her @shashiwastaken on Instagram and Twitter. 

Fee*: £89 (£71 Concession**) inclusive of VAT, includes delicious tastings throughout and a take home recipe pack. 

* This fee is used to fund our programme of free courses to vulnerable and low-income community groups. By attending a Made In Hackney masterclass you get a great day of learning AND you’re providing our charity with essential funds for us to continue our work with vulnerable community groups.

** Concessionary rate available for students, pensioners, unemployed and low waged

Refunds: we require a minimum of 7 days' notice for any cancellations or transfers once you have booked onto a class.

Vouchers: To redeem a voucher purchased on our site, please contact us to book a place. If contacting us by email please attach your voucher. If telephoning, have your voucher to hand so you can quote the voucher number.

For information: info@madeinhackney.org / 020 8442 4266

LocationMade In Hackney, Food For All Basement, 3 Cazenove Rd, Stoke Newington, London, N16 6PA. Regretfully, the kitchen is not wheelchair accessible.


Made In Hackney uses cereals containing gluten namely: wheat (spelt and khorasan wheat), rye, barley, oats; peanuts; all other nuts; sesame; all other seeds; soybeans; celery and celeriac; mustard; sulphur dioxide/sulphites; lupin; tomatoes and other allergens in it's classes. Our food is freshly prepared in our busy cookery school kitchen that handles allergens, so we cannot guarantee that our food and drinks are allergen-free. Even in classes where these ingredients are not being used, they will be on site in our store rooms and our equipment will have previously come into contact with them. Participants attend at their own risk.