Herbal Medicine Making Retreat

Date: 7th March 2020
Type: Herbal Medicine, Cacao Bliss & Massage Workshop
Location: The Dunes, Mawgan Porth Cornwall
Cost: £85 or £150 “bring a friend” price
This informative day long workshop will heighten your awareness, to nature, and your body. We will  guide you to understand and connect with everyday herbs and flower remedies grown from the  garden and woods. You will learn to package your products and apply massage techniques with skill.

Run by medical herbalist Sarah Murphy and Esalen massage therapist & bodywork specialist  Leonie Nanassy.


The workshop includes:

  • How to craft, apply and package  your own natural, non-toxic herbal tinctures & skincare products from scratch
  • Yoga Nidra Session with Touch
    Weather permitting, there will also be an opportunity to take a plant walk around the grounds.Learn about everyday herbs which help support optimum digestive health.
  • Morning Tea with treats.Delicious lunch,& Cacao Bliss session

The cost for the course includes a  full colour resource and a goodie bag for you to take home to share with family & friends.


10.00: Arrival. The day begins with freshly brewed rose tea

10.30: Herbal Cream  and tincture Manufacturing Workshop. This hands on session will give you all the tools you need to make your own totally natural, luxurious creams from a range of plant and botanical extracts. We’ll explore some commonly used herbs for skincare and learn how to harness their properties for radiant skin.followed by:  Massage techniques that will help you apply your products skilfully with some knowledge  using the products we’ve made.

1.00: Pre-lunch herbal tasting session. Sample a range of herbal tinctures and syrups aimed at promoting optimum digestion. Weather depending, we will also take a plant walk around the grounds.

2.30: Flower remedies and crystal essence manufacturing session. During this session we’ll take a journey into the world of energetic plant medicine and reconnect with the vibrational energy of nature. Discover how to prepare your own personal energetic remedies for balance and emotional well-being.

3.45pm:  Cacao Bliss

4.15pm.  Rest and Digest ! We will wind down the day with a  short talk followed by a  Yoga Nidra  session with Leonie.

5.30 Finish


The cost for the day is £85 (or £150″bring a friend” price.) Due to the bespoke nature of the retreat, spaces are strictly limited and booking is essential.


The Dunes Mawgan Porth, Cornwall


Tel 07974 385 843

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