Learn the secrets and the ancient recipes behind Balinese beauty treatments and healing drinks.
On arrival in Ubud, meet your professional specialist guide and together take a walk through the quiet outskirts of the town to find the plants that will be used in the botany class. The guide will tell you about each of the plants and explain how the natural ingredients are used to create beauty treatments.
After the walk refresh yourself with a drink of fresh coconut juice served straight from the tree and still in the shell.
During the hands-on workshop you will learn how to use natural ingredients to create beauty products such as hair conditioner, body scrub, face masks, skin moisturisers and sunblock. You get to keep what you have made, and you even receive the recipes so you can use your newly acquired skills at home.
After lunch in a local restaurant with a stunning view, visit a home factory where health products are made. Take a walk in the garden, then armed with a variety of fresh herbs, learn how to make Jamu – a traditional Indonesian herbal drink.