The Apothecarist (External Medicine)

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This is an interactive course and you do not have to be at our physical campus to take the course. It can be done from any place with an internet connection. It is a 12-week long course and registration will remain open until January 30th, 2022.


Learn how to make a wide range of topical and external herbal medicine products using a large scope of techniques and materials!

External Applications lessons include:

Herbal poultices

Medicinal and therapeutic deodorant

Natural shampoo and conditioning bars

Herbal topical formulations

Therapeutic salves, liniments, oils and ointments

Herbal water therapy: scrubs, bath teas, hydrotherapy preparations

Herbal ear oils

Natural eye washes

Herbal hydrosols and essential oils


Classes are interactive, and students work with an herbal packet that is shipped to them. All Sunday night classes are live, but are recorded for students who may need to miss a class. The pre-requisite for this course is either our Herbal Medicine for Beginners course , or an equivalent foundation herbal medicine course from an approved school.

Course Content

Course Intro
Week 1
Week 2
Week 3
Week 4
Final Project & Exam


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