Workshop Date: Sep 29, 2019

Start Time: 9:30 am

Join Us!

One-Day Masterclass for Natural Skincare Entrepreneurs- SOLD OUT!

Please Note: This will be our LAST MASTERCLASS in 2019.  Masterclasses will resume again in February 2020.

Spend a day at Nuworld Botanicals flagship store in Downtown Oakville and kick-start your natural skincare business! Get insider tips, strategies and techniques for growing your skincare line into retail. It doesn’t matter what your formulation skill level there’s something for everyone to learn.

Your day will be full of professional business lessons, recipe tutorials and demonstrations and hands-on skincare making. You’ll break for lunch (Downtown Oakville offers an array of artisan food shops in walking distance to grab a bite). You’ll be presented with a Certificate of Completion and take home six natural skincare products you make on the day. You can be sure to receive valued guidance throughout the day from the team of business and wellness professionals at Nuworld Botanicals and Master Mixologists helping you to create beautiful natural skincare products.

This is a 6-hour professional business Masterclass with the Nuworld Botanicals team:
-Natalie Cascella, Founder and CEO
-Lana Marconi, R.A.c, Wellness Expert
-Master Mixologists Limuiel, Gigi and Marga

The Agenda:
9:45 am: Arrive and get set up
10 am-12 pm: Masterclass 01 (13 Lessons on Natural Skincare Formulation plus Open Lab where you’ll make 2 products)
12-12:30 pm: Break for lunch (downtown Oakville offers a variety of artisan food shops within walking distance; we will also have light snacks)
12:30 pm-2:30 pm: Masterclass 02 (6 Lessons on Launching into Retail plus Open Lab where you’ll make 2 products)
2:30 pm-4:30 pm: Masterclass 03 (2 Lessons on Marketing Strategies plus Open Lab where you make 2 products)

What’s Included?
-Fresh coffee, tea, water and light snacks
-Printed Masterclass Workbook w/mini-assignments to help you master the lessons
-21 x business Masterclass courses with Natalie and Lana
-6 x fresh skincare products to make and take home
-1 x Certificate of Completion
-Masterclass Membership Card entitles you to 30% off our DIY ingredients shop for 6 months, to help you get started
-Recipes, ingredients, packaging are all included

Lessons & Recipes Breakdown

MASTERCLASS 01: Natural Skincare Formulation & Ingredients Knowledge
Lesson 01-Introduction to Aromatherapy and Essential Oils
Lesson 02-Holistic care of the skin
Lesson 03-The Dirty Dozen Toxic Chemicals
Lesson 04-Essential Oils by Skin Type
Lesson 05-Hero ingredients in skincare and haircare
Lesson 06-Carrier oils for Skincare and Haircare
Lesson 07-Essential oils vs Carrier Oils
Lesson 08-Raw Butters for Skincare and Haircare
Lesson 09-Mineral Clays for Skincare and Haircare
Lesson 10-Botanical Extracts for Skincare and Haircare
Lesson 11-Natural Waxes and Emulsifiers
Lesson 12- Natural Preservatives & Antioxidants in skincare and haircare
Lesson 13-Sourcing and Purchasing

MASTERCLASS 02:Launching into Retail
Lesson 14-Branding & Value Prop
Lesson 15-Retail Labels & Packaging
Lesson 16-Product Liability Insurance
Lesson 17- Distribution channel strategy
Lesson 18-Retail Pricing strategy
Lesson 19-Pitching to Retail Buyers

MASTERCLASS 03: Marketing Strategies
Lesson 20-Crafting a Mini-Marketing Plan
Lesson 21- Marketing Strategies

OPEN LAB- Hands on recipe formulation and demos.
Recipe options include:
01- Vegan Lip Balm
02-Detox Deodorant Stick
03-Mineral Body Scrub
04-Waterless Body Butter
05-Honey Soap Bar
06-Argan Shampoo Bar
07-Raspberry SPF Body Lotion
08- Murumuru Hair Conditioner
09-Tamanu Healing Stick
10- Raw Fruit Exfoliator, or creamy exfoliator
11- Mineral Mask
12-Face Oil
13-Carrot Melting Cleansing Balm
14-Mineral Bath Soak

Master the recipes and learn how you can give each recipe your own unique spin.

This course is for you if:
-You are a small-business artisan skincare maker looking to start, launch or grow
-You are looking for an engaging and highly interactive “hands on” Masterclass experience on crafting natural skincare
-You want to network and collaborate with other skincare entrepreneurs
-You’re excited to join an ever-growing market of natural skincare artisans in the beauty industry

-This One-Day Masterclass is $450 per person (plus tax).
-A 50% deposit is required and is non-refundable.
-Enjoy 30% off in-store that day on most of our products

To Reserve a Seat:
-To reserve your seat please call our Oakville shop 905.338.3259 -or send us an email at
-This class/workshop is held in-store at Nuworld Botanicals in Downtwon Oakville located at 118 Thomas St, Oakville (corner of Lakeshore & Thomas).
-Space is limited for this class. Seats are reserved on a first come, first served basis.
-Classes can run ~15 minutes over or under the allotted time.
-Minimum age 18


Meet Your MasterClass Instructors:

Natalie Cascella is the CEO and founder of Nuworld Botanicals Inc. Natalie sees a unique opportunity to draw from her own history of building a successful natural skincare company to helping other entrepreneurs looking to start or grow their own natural skincare brand. Natalie has successfully grown her brand selling through major national retail stores including Whole Foods Market, Chapters Indigo, and home shopping network TSC. Nuworld Botanicals also makes private label aromatherapy products for large companies in the health, wellness and lifestyle space. Natalie has a business degree in Marketing, twenty years corporate marketing experience at Fortune 500 companies and 10 years natural skincare making experience including working with retail buyers. She has a retail store (Nuworld Botanicals Aromatherapy & Raw Skincare Bar) located in Downtown Oakville.

Lana Marconi, Ph.D., Th.D., R.Ac., is the wellness expert for Nuworld Botanicals. She has Doctorate Degrees in Energy Medicine and Psychology and she is a Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Acupuncturist. She is also an entrepreneur, an International Multi-Award Winning Documentary Filmmaker with her own worldwide TV & Film Subscription Video on Demand Network. A former TV Host & Producer at Rogers TV in addition to also having Bell Media Accreditation to cover TIFF (Toronto Film Festival), Lana is able to successfully leverage the power of communication, partnership, and media to produce tangible results. She helps entrepreneurs to sharpen their image and get their message out by showing them how to develop their public speaking skills and create high quality video productions for their brand.

Our Master Mixologists Gigi, Marga and Limuel will guide you through the open lab portion of this class.

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