Workshops to teach preparation of salves, tea, and scrubs this fall

UHWO Student Organic Garden

UHWO Student Organic Garden

Learn about preparing salves, tea, and herb scrubs with plants from the UH West Oʻahu Student Organic Garden as part of this fall’s Self-Care Workshops. Held on the first Thursday of every month this semester, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. in the Hale Kuahuokalā in the Student Organic Garden, located between the Classroom and Laboratory Buildings on the UH West Oʻahu campus.

Oct. 6: Healing Skin Salve: Infuse oils with various herbs and use them to make a salve for cuts, burns, and dry skin.

Nov. 3: Mala Tea: Learn about the medicinal properties of herbs growing in the mala and create a custom blend to take home.

Dec. 1: Herb Scrubs: Make some of these exfoliating scrubs for yourself or to give away as gifts for the holiday season.

Please RSVP to as early as possible to ensure adequate materials.


Image courtesy of Albie Miles