Natural Cosmetics with Taj Scicluna




In this hands-on workshops you will learn how to make beautiful, versatile and economical cosmetics and beauty products with natural ingredients for yourself and friends. During this workshop you will make lip balm, lipstick, hand and face cream, foot balm and toothpaste. There will be plenty to take home to enjoy or to give away as gifts to friends and family.  A diverse hands-on workshop to encourage conscious consumer choices and self reliance.

CERES members and concession holders are entitled to a 10% discount. Enter "ceresmember" under the promotion and gifts code field.

*Please note that the CERES member or concession discount does not apply to "Bring-A-Friend" tickets which are already discounted

Trainer Bio:

Taj Scicluna - he Perma Pixie is a passionate and motivated little Sprite who aims to inspire and educate people to live more nourishing and sustainable lifestyles using Permaculture, Awareness and Compassion! Through Passionate Permaculture Education and Sustainable Services such as Permaculture Design and the creation of Delicious Ornamental Edible Gardens, The Perma Pixie aims to nurture diversity and protect ecology through harbouring healthy and resilient communities and ecosystems.

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Class Schedule

This workshop will run from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

What you will learn
  • Make beautiful, versatile and economical cosmetics and beauty products with natural ingredients
  • Make a face cream, body butter, body scrub, lip balm and toothpaste
What you will get
  • Plenty of natural cosmetics to take home and enjoy or to give away as gifts to friends and family

What to bring
  • Notepad
  • Writing materials
  • Empty food-grade jars
What to wear




Vendor sincce 2013

CERES - Centre for Education and Research in Environmental Strategies, is an award winning, not-for-profit, sustainability centre located on 4.5 hectares on the Merri Creek in East Brunswick, Melbourne.

It is also a thriving community, an urban farm, Australia’s largest deliverer of environmental education, an event and conference venue and a place rich with social and cultural diversity. CERES is recognised as an international leader in community and environmental practice.

Built on a decommissioned rubbish tip that was once a bluestone quarry, today CERES is a vibrant eco-oasis. 350,000 people visit CERES each year. Many more engage with us through our Sustainable Schools program which takes sustainable education into schools across the state.

CERES’ green technology displays, buildings, education and training programs and social enterprises (CERES’ Organic Market, Café, Permaculture Nursery and Fair Food organics delivery) demonstrate food security, sustainable agriculture, energy efficiencies, renewables and water conservation in action.

CERES is a model for a future with sustainability, innovation and connectedness at its heart.

Come, be welcome, you never know what you will find on our rambling paths.

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17 February 2018 • Natural Cosmetics with Taj Scicluna

Extremely useful and amazing workshop, we learnt a lot of interesting information and made a natural face cream, a lip balm, a body scrub, a toothpaste and a sunscreen. Teacher was very nice and knowledgeable. Highly recommended!


03 December 2017 • Natural Cosmetics with Taj Scicluna

An enjoyable and informative day of making. We made moisturizer, lip balm, bath salts, toothpaste, body scrub and deodorant. Taj is very knowledgable about her subject and shared lots of hints, suppliers and healthy living tips.


02 December 2017 • Natural Cosmetics with Taj Scicluna

Taj was very friendly, thorough in her explanations, knowledgeable and a has a real connection to mother nature. I really enjoyed her class. Thank you Taj.

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