This course covers the step-by-step procedures involved in preparing various herbal Oils, Salves, medicated Tinctures, Syrups and Ghees which are essential for Ayurvedic support and treatments. Multiple recipes are shared and created for the treatment and prevention of any imbalances that may arise during the Ayurvedic student’s time working with clients. When to administer each medicated product will be described in detail so that the student has a basic understanding of when to utilize these creations in their practice. The Ayurvedic pharmacology and property of each ingredient will also be listed and described thoroughly throughout this class.
A few examples of finished products include Abhyanga Herbal Oils, Shirobasti Oil, Massage Balm, Medicated Ghees and medicated tinctures. Upon completion of this course, the Ayurvedic practitioner will possess the skills to recreate each formula on their own and know how to adapt these methods of preparation using their own knowledge and discernment within their own practice. Topics to be covered in this course:
- Properties of Oils, Salves, Ghee, and Pantry Herbs
- Formulations and recipes
- Special Cases
- When to Refer Out
Dates: Schedule Posted Here!
Class format: In-person in Superior, Colorado near Boulder
Credits: 1 Credit
Text Book(s)/Notes: Students will receive PowerPoint notes prior to class
ARTIST CREDIT: Tare Winstead