NYC: Gels, Toners and Cleansers


with Amy Galper



Date and Time:
Tuesday, March 26th 
9:30 am - 5:00 pm EST

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

With Amy Galper

Water Based Ingredients and Formulations

Have you ever wondered about how to make a liquid cleanser? A bath gel? A gel based facial serum? Curious about ingredients that are used to thicken water-based formulas?

In this one day intensive, explore and get hands-on experience testing out the palette of ingredients found in Gels, Toners and Cleansers, and learn the details of their functional and therapeutic properties, along with their scientific components; Observe how they feel on your skin and blend together with essential oils, to create innovative and beautiful botanical beauty products for face and body.

  • In-depth exploration of aqueous formulations for making gels and toners.
  • Exploration of gums and thickeners as ingredients, including hydrosols and humectants.
  • Formulate eye gels, serums and toners.
  • Learn proper equipment and tools.
  • Practice GMPs.
  • Learn specific preservative systems and pH testing.
  • Leave with sample products.

This class is part of our Executive Entrepreneur Program. Be sure to check it out for more info and packaged deals!

*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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