Essential oils are extracts from plants that have a wide range of uses. Tea tree essential oil has anti-fungal, antiviral, antibacterial and anti inflammatory properties and is used as a topical treatment, in cosmetics as well as household detergents. In this workshop, tea tree oil will be used to make homemade hand sanitiser and hand wash due to its scent and germ-fighting properties.Join this workshop to learn how to make hand sanitiser and hand wash to keep your hands clean during the pandemic.
ABOUT THE ARTISTS
Marsha Kalika is the Chief Education Officer for Outreach at the KZN Museum in KwaZulu Natal. She holds a BSc degree from Rhodes University majoring in Environmental Science and a Geography and a BSc Honours Degree in Environmental Management from UNISA. Her passion lies in science engagement, promoting science communication and uplifting learner and community based education.