FLOWER TO FACE-Reap the benefits!
This can be more in-depth for people who want to use what is growing in their garden (or landscape at their apartment complex, condo, etc.)
- SECRET TIP: Lavender leaves and flowers work as a great exfoliator and cleanser for your underarms.
- SECRET TIP: Using Rose and Marigold petals on your face during cleansing.
- SECRET TIP: Rosemary, Basil or Mint on your neck and arms as an exfoliator astringent (toner)
FLOWER PETAL FACIAL STEAMING – helps with opening up the pores and giving the face a deep, clean feeling
DIY FACIAL – Combining brown or Turbinado sugar, honey and any petals from outside. Makes a great exfoliator before you do a big cleanse and face mask. etc.
***People can use honey, honey comb, sugars, fresh herbs, dried teas (everyone has these items at home) – even spices!***
ABOUT THE GARDEN APOTHECARY AND JENNIFER LEE SEGALE
Jennifer Lee Segale is a professional botanist, creating landscape design, plant propagation and farming on the California coast, Half Moon Bay. Yearly, Jenn travels to the jungles of Belize in Central America to research her medicinal plants, like Vanilla, Wild Yam Root and Cardamom. She works directly with Mayan communities to learn and help grow these naturally healing plants and flowers.
Jenn launched Garden Apothecary as an extension of her botany-roots, offering organic, small-batch made bath and beauty products. Jenn/Garden Apothecary has most recently been featured in O, The Oprah Magazine (Oct. 2014), People Stylewatch, Good Housekeeping and many more. Her shop, located in Half Moon Bay, CA – features her one of a kind, “farm-to-face” skincare products, as well as herbal teas, live flowers and plants, gardening tools and gifts. Garden Apothecary offers monthly workshops, lectures and DIY classes – all providing fun, unique info about growing your own garden and making your own products.