All Things Anhydrous

unique, practical online learning

Formulate like a pro!

Learn how to make professional, premium quality, natural skincare products in the comfort of your own home with our interactive online course.

Personal use or retail

‘All Things Anhydrous’ includes all you need to gain confidence in making preservative free skincare products for your own personal use or to launch your beauty brand.

It’s a great place to start if you’re wanting to sell your products, as they’re preservative free and don’t require microbiological testing.


This course is for YOU if...

You want to learn to formulate beautiful, natural and effective, preservative free products for yourself, friends and family.

You want to start your own beauty brand without the added complication and time needed for preservative efficacy testing.


What's included

Flexible study options – Study at your own pace, from anywhere in the world.

Access your course material online from your computer, tablet or smartphone. ​

Comprehensive multi-media training – videos, audio, worksheets, quizzes, and practical assignments.

Professional formulation training – teaching you how to create a range of safe, stable and effective natural skincare products.

Step-by-step practical demonstrations showing you how to make each product, along with advanced formulation techniques to ensure you create safe and stable products.

Life-time access to all course material and the ability to download the video slides and PDF transcripts for convenient offline learning. You’ll also have access to downloadable audio files for learning ‘on the go’.

Ready to start making your own natural skincare?

What you'll learn

Introduction to Formulating

Learn the professional way to create a formula using percentages and weight-based measurements.

Discover a range of raw materials used to make anhydrous products, their common and INCI names and their relevance in formulation.

Oils and Serums

Learn to make a range of beautiful oils and serums, and discover the best oils to use and why.

You’ll learn to make;
body oils
facial oils
cleansing oils
massage oils
beard oils
facial serums
hair serums


Discover the benefits of balms and salves as you learn to make a variety of products to soothe, moisturise, cleanse and nourish your skin.

Beauty balms
Cleansing balms
Tattoo balms
Healing balms
Beard balms


With more and more people becoming aware of the environmental issues caused by the production and disposal of cosmetic packaging, solid alternatives to traditional products are becoming more popular.

Learn to formulate a range of solid products like;
Shampoo bars
Conditioner bars
Lotion bars
Serum bars


Learn to make a range of scrubs and discover the benefits of using exfoliating ingredients like salt, sugar and coffee to smooth and soften your skin.

Learn to make;
emulsified body scrubs
oil-based scrubs
exfoliating balms and butters
lip scrubs
gardeners hand scrubs


Formulate preservative free masks using clays, herbs, fruit and milk powders. Learn the key benefits and functions of each ingredient and discover the best ingredients to use for various masks including;

Brightening masks
Soothing masks
Cleansing masks
Exfoliating masks
Conditioning masks
Antioxidant masks


Learn to make some innovative oil gel products including;

Cleansing gels
Self emulsifying face masks
Shower oils
Facial scrubs


5x handy quick reference charts.

  • Plant oils
  • Essential oils
  • Butters
  • Waxes
  • Clays

There has never been a better time to learn to make your own personalised skincare or start your own natural skincare business.

Ready to Join?

$ 220
  • One single payment
  • Lifetime access
  • Open enrolment