NYC: Aromatic Applications for the Skin


with Amandine Peter


Class Description


Date and Time:
Monday, March 11th - Thursday, March 14th
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm EST

NY Institute of Aromatic Studies
530 East 13th Street
New York, NY 10009

with Amandine Peter

The Aromatic Applications for the Skin Certificate program offers an in-depth exploration into the therapeutic applications of aromatherapy for maintaining the health of the skin.

We begin with a rich exploration of skin anatomy and physiology, examine common and not so common skin conditions, and experience a wide range of skin loving botanical ingredients.

In this live experience of our popular online course, students will have the opportunity to samples dozens of essential oils and botanical ingredients and be guided by their instructor in formulating specific products intended for specific skin conditions and imbalances. This is an advanced level training program and is a module from our Aromatic Scholars Certification program. A Foundations level training is recommended but not required. Bundle it with Module One of our Executive Entrepreneur Program and get this course for 50% off.

Course Overview: Core Topics

  • In-depth Anatomy and Physiology of the Integumentary System
  • The Skin as a Pathway onto and into the Body
  • Essential Oil Safety and the Skin
  • Top Essential Oils for the Skin
  • Therapeutic Benefits of Essential Oils for Skincare
  • In-depth study of Vegetable Oils, Herbal Oils and Hydrosols
  • Aromatherapy Products for the Skin
  • Learn How to Make Skincare Products
  • Understand Western and Ayurvedic Skin Types
  • The Health of the Skin
  • Common Skin Conditions
  • List of suppliers

Upon successful completion of Aromatic Applications for the Skin, you will be able to:

  • Describe the physiology of the skin including the epidermis, dermis and subcutaneous layers.
  • Describe how essential oils can affect the immune system and the cells responsible for this potential action.
  • Specify key physiological, chemical and psychological functions of the skin..
  • Explain how primary wound healing occurs and the 10 most important factors which influence the skins health.
  • List and discuss 8 analytical categories of the skin.
  • Describe the unique characteristics of the 7 ‘skin types’.
  • Apply essential oils to the skin safely.
  • Identify the key therapeutic actions of essential oils and hydrosols on the skin.
  • Create an herbal oil.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of various vegetable oils and the importance of quality.
  • List and discuss the therapeutic benefits of the main nutrients found in vegetable carrier oils used for skincare and massage.
  • List and define common issues/disorders of the skin.
  • Apply your knowledge of essential oils to the skin for 5 common skin issues.
  • Make a therapeutic salve, skincare cream, salt scrub, cleanser, exfoliant, toner and massage oil.
  • List and describe the 3 aspects of a basic facial care regime.
  • Demonstrate your knowledge of herbal and vegetable oils, hydrosols and essential oils, by creating a skincare cream, toner, exfoliant, and cleanser.
  • Create dynamic aromatic body care products.

How do I become certified with the Aromatic Applications for the Skin Certificate Program?

In order to receive the School for Aromatic Studies certification, students must:

  • Complete all modules and lesson in the Aromatic Applications for the Skin online program.
  • Complete 7 case studies on family, friends, self, or existing and willing clients.
  • Complete all review quizzes.
  • Complete final exam.
  • Send in final exam and 7 case studies.

You must be 18 years or older to attend.


Cancellation Policy:

For all workshops/classes, you must notify us in writing 2 weeks prior to the class start date that you will no longer be able to attend and we will refund, less 3% processing fee, or credit you in full for the class. If it is within the 2 week period prior to the class, you will not be refunded or credited. All classes are non-transferable. We are not able to retroactively accommodate for discounts after purchase.


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