Amy Galper: Plant Powered Beauty

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Venue:Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU
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Venue:Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU

Everyone is talking about Natural Beauty, but what does it mean exactly? In these lively presentations, led by Clean Beauty Expert and Author Amy Galper, terms like “natural,”, “clean” and “non-toxic” beauty will be easily deconstructed and explained.

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Clean Beauty Basics

Sunday November 17 2-4pm

Amy will share some simple insights and tips showing how we can easily implement more conscious beauty choices into our daily routine. We will look at examples of clean beauty product ingredient labels and compare them to more conventional products. Feeling more comfortable reading the labels of our beauty and skin care products can empower us to make healthier beauty choices. Amy will also talk about her book, Plant Powered Beauty, and be available to sign them. Guests will leave with a small gift bag of clean beauty products, including a couple of products made from recipes found in her book.

Master Class: Creating Beauty Rituals: Aroma and Facial Care

Monday Nov 18, 7-9pm

Come blend plant powered beauty recipes with Amy Galper, Co-Author of Plant Powered Beauty, Clean Beauty Expert and the Co-Founder of the New York Institute of Aromatic Studies. Learn which essential oils are safe to use for skin care, what plant-based ingredients feed and nourish your skin, and get hands on experience making simple botanical beauty products.

Essential oils are a perfect match for skin care, by simultaneously providing therapeutic actions that cleanse, tonify and restore - while their delightful and exquisite aromas make us feel special and loved. Their remarkable ability to affect both the body and the mind at the same time, make them an integral component when creating natural beauty regimens and rituals that strengthen the relationship between beauty and wellness.

What you will learn: * 5 best essential oils to use in skincare * 5 best plant based base ingredients to use in skincare * How aromatherapy works and why it's a powerful component in creating beauty rituals * Leave with 2 essential oil beauty products you made yourself

Amy's book will be available for purchase and signing.

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Amy Galper, B.A., M.A., Co-Founder of the New York Institute of Aromatic Studies, has been a Certified Aromatherapist since 2001, as well as a passionate advocate, entrepreneur, formulator and consultant in organic beauty and wellness. She has also co-authored the newly released book, “Plant Powered Beauty,” published by BenBella Books and endorsed by beauty industry visionary Bobbi Brown, Credo Beauty’s Annie Jackson and Sophie Uliano, author of Gorgeously Green. Amy is honored and proud to be a member of Credo Beauty’s Clean Beauty Council, celebrating, advocating and educating for Clean Beauty and Wellness, along with other influencers and thought leaders in the field.

Over the past several years, Amy has also built a vibrant consultancy practice, offering her expertise in plant-based beauty ingredient research and sourcing, product formulation and private labeling, as well as corporate and private wellness event planning; She is currently an advisor and educator to a number of beauty and wellness brands and companies.

Amy has appeared as a featured speaker at the Indie Beauty Expo, Women in Flavor & Fragrance Conference, EcoSessions, along with dozens of media events and conferences. She is a guest lecturer at NYU, and has presented at Nova Southeastern University (NSU) and is a member of the Visiting Faculty at Arbor Vitae School of Traditional Herbalism in New York City. She has been featured on REUTERS, THRIVE GLOBAL, FOX NEWS, CUNY TV, and FAT MASCARA, and has been quoted as an aromatherapy expert for countless of articles and posts about essential oils, as seen in Cosmopolitan Magazine, Vogue.com, Extraordinary Health, Dr. OZ, Prevention, Well and Good, Better Homes and Gardens, Mind Body Green, People, Allure, Refinery29 and many many more.