Following treatments will be available to book anytime during the retreat.
1) Facial lymphatic drainage massage
2) Facial reflexology using the magnet stick
3) Jade or rose quartz roller massage
4) Gua sha crystal massage
5) Reflexology hands or feet massage
6) Reflexology head massage
You will also be able to book a personal session with the medical herbalist for 10 minutes anytime during the retreat.
Please note that a free goody bag with Ovviovita products worth £20 and sample tea bags and/or activated nuts & seeds from Meera Made From Scratch is included with all-day retreat ticket.
Three course chef prepared healthy & nutritious meal with every ticket.
Following speakers will be hosting the sessions
Ms Kashish Golani
Kashish is the Founder & Creator of Ovviovita. She has spent many years to create natural hair & body care products in the UK that fuse the potent power of Ayurvedic herbs with nourishing oils to create formulations that work. She will be sharing her knowledge on toxic and safe ingredients to watch out for while selecting skin & hair care products, natural protein hair masks and treatments that you can do to reduce hair loss & natural formulations to look for if you suffer from dryness or acne-prone skin. There will be a lot of DIY tips and tricks so be prepared to write down what you hear on that day. Home remedies and ingredients that can help with dandruff, itchy scalp, dry hair will be discussed and live demonstrations on the best way to do hair masking at home using natural protein based formulations. Home remedies and botanical ingredients which boost the skin cells will also be discussed and there will be live demonstrations on the best way to do dry body massage to detox your skin & reduce cellulite buildup. The products created by her brand have been tried, tested and recommend by so many women. This will be a great opportunity to hear about her experience and journey so far.
Ms Varsha Soneji
Varsha, BSc (Hons) MNIMH is a qualified medical herbalist with over 28 years of experience in the complementary health business. She has supported numerous people with skin & hair problems and treats each client uniquely by getting to the root cause of their problems by taking a full case history, analysing your test results and examining you. Whether your hair is thinning, you have alopecia, telogen effluvium, iron deficiency, thyroid problems, hormone imbalances, dandruff, itchy scalp, fungal infections of the scalp, damaged hair, greying hair, split ends or hair that just breaks easily, acne, eczema, dry skin. Psoriasis or just want to know how to protect your skin from an anti-aging perspective, Varsha can help. She will address the problem using topical products but will also help you to address nutritional deficiencies and use herbs internally to tackle other medical causes of skin & hair problems. She can address the problem using herbal oils, essential oils, herbal tinctures, powders or tea and can even make a tailored shampoo or conditioner for you. She will be sharing some of her tips, tricks and expert herbal information plus she will be available to ask questions and even book a 10-minute consultation with her for that individual, tailored prescription for an extra cost of £10. Pre book your slot to avoid disappointment.
Ms Meera Bhogal
Meera is a very passionate food blogger, recipe developer and the founder of Meera’s Made from Scratch Teas. Her Turmeric mixture has helped many clients in reducing inflammation to help avoid surgery and her “Happy Tummy Tea” helps alleviate heartburn and bloating. She runs children’s nurseries in Middlesex but about 17 years ago she realised that her body was not dealing with dairy or wheat and having suffered with IBS in her 20s had not associated the link. The condition would worsen to severe migraines and more often painful and debilitating bloating which would last days. Having to adapt her lifestyle meant a new journey into education and wellbeing. Having always had an interest in food, she was able to cook quick, healthy, homemade meals for her children “from scratch”. Meera has created a series of recipes designed to promote good gut health. On the day Meera will look at herbs and spices in her teas and how a well-balanced diet helps with good skin and hair. She will also look at smarter swaps, cutting out processed food from your diet, eating pre and probiotics, superfoods for healthy skin, will share a few recipes; and demonstrate how to make energy balls which help in getting the right nutrients and healthy gut to acheive flawless skin.
Ms Yashi Vekaria
Yashi is VTCT level 3 qualified in providing facial, skin care, body massage and Reflexology with over 10 years experience in the beauty & holistic business. She has supported numerous clients with hair and scalp problems by tailoring the treatments to the clients need. Whether the problem is, falling hair, thinning hair grey hair, eczema ,psoriasis, itchy scalp, Yashi gives her very best by paying attention to details when consulting with the clients and examining the problem. She can advise on oils, creams and even show you Reflexology points. By accessing a few pressure points in your body and head, you can release the body’s natural feel-good hormones (Endorphins) , stimulate and energize the nerves, improve venous circulation & lymphatic drainage therby promoting a feeling of deep relaxation in the body and mind. On the day Yashi will be demonstrating the techniques to do a jade roller face massage & showcasing the reflexology pressure points for a relaxing body massage. The main benefits of self-massage using a jade roller are that of “drainage”, by way of encouraging the lymphatic system’s natural detoxification process, and “brightening” – by boosting the circulation and blood flow beneath the skin granting a visible glow. She will also demonstrate Reflexology head massage techniques that can assist with hair loss issues and you can even book a 10 minute personal relaxation massage or Reflexology taster session for an extra cost of £10. Pre book you slot to avoid disappointment.
Ms Sofia Coleman
Sofia is part of the Sales team at Ovviovita. She is a natural skincare & haircare blogger and is currently pursuing her PhD on women working in the Shea Butter industry in Ghana, Africa. The shea nut has taken the beauty industry by storm due to all it’s beneficial properties and it’s become known as “Women’s Gold” for the ladies working in the Ghanaian Shea industry. She has spent a lot of time in India learning and experimenting with Ayurvedic herbs & natural remedies using everyday ingredients to target various skin issues like dryness, acne or eczema. On the day Sofia will deliver a talk on different herbs and natural ingredients that you can use on your skin as well as do live demonstrations of Neem & Multani Matti Face mask & homemade Shea butter recipes that you can start making right away. She will share her personal experience with the different DIY options you have available to help you achieve healthy skin.