We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. Read more…

DIY Make-Up Night at Seven Shores

Seven Shores Community Cafe
Event organized by Seven Shores Community Cafe

Get Directions

#var:page_name# cover

DIY Make-Up Night! Join us on Tuesday June 5th at Seven Shores Uptown Waterloo to learn how to make your own lipstick, facial powder and perfume! You'll get to make all three products yourself and customize them to YOU. Throughout the night, we'll be discussing ingredients, including color additives, mineral ingredients, botanical color options, clays, & more, their formulating & skin effects, pro's & cons, and sustainability considerations. We'll also be cover essential oils, including safety, usage, effects & perfumery science.

We'll be making:

Facial Powder
Lip Stick

Note, Everything made throughout the evening will be made using only natural or natural-identical (e.g. iron oxides), eco-friendly and vegan ingredients. The cost of the event ($40) includes all three take-home products, a take-home recipe booklets by The Eco Well, and tasty vegetarian and vegan snacks by Seven Shores! Limited tickets, get em' while they last!

This workshop will be led by Jen Novakovich, Founder of The Eco Well

Jen's a passionate science communicator, cosmetic chemist and environmentalist. She focused her undergrad at the University of Guelph in Nutraceutical Sciences and Zoology, and holds a post-graduate degree in cosmetic chemistry. Today, she travels around North America giving presentations on sustainable and 'clean' cosmetics. The Eco Well is a Waterloo-based education business :). Learn more about the work she does at www.theecowell.com