Get a jump-start!
Mini Mentored Fall Session 2021
Fundamentals of Cosmetic Formulation
Get more out of your self-study program with 4 bonus guided weeks to learn how to set up a small cosmetic manufacturing lab.
When you enroll in our Professional Hair Care Diploma or Professional Skin Care Diploma self-study program you are automatically included in our annual 8-week mentored session in the Spring of 2022.
The first two modules are the most detailed and intense.
We want you to get more out of the Spring session by being more prepared.
So, for the First time ever:
We're including a mini mentored session this Fall to help you get a jump start on your business.
4-Week Mini Session
Here's how it works
Enroll in our one-of-a-kind Pro Hair Care or Skin Care Diploma self-study program.
You're automatically enrolled in the 4-Week Mini Session this October, 2021.
You're automatically enrolled in the 8-week mentored session next Spring, 2022.
The Fall Mini Mentored Session Includes:
What is one product you would like to start with?
- How to choose your ingredients and packaging
- Who is your customer
- Start to develop your product
Handout: Guide for Completing a Successful Formulation
Know what ingredients to order
- Plant oils & base oils
- Specialty oils
- Essential Oils
Handout: Guide for Ordering Raw Materials
New lessons about equipment
- What size batch will you be starting with?
- What is your budget for equipment?
Handout: Guide for Setting Up a Cosmetic Lab
Learn how to test your formulations
- pH, Microbial and stability testing
- Understanding pH solutions
- How to make pH solutions
Handout: Guide for Testing Cosmetics
Live Q+A with Joan - Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 3:00pm PT