Header Photos: ©Brooklyn Grange Rooftop
Discovering the world’s largest rooftop farm lead by the farm’s founder
New York might not appear like a typical garden oasis, but in regards to urban gardening and locally grown produce, it has always been a city on the forefront. The Co-founder and Vice President of the world’s largest rooftop soil farms, located on two roofs in New York City introduces The Chatwal guest exclusively into their unusual project. Amateur gardeners can not only pick up locally grown greens in the integrated shop but also take some tips and tricks for their own garden sanctuary at home.
Make Your Own Skincare Workshop
The experience is round off with an interactive workshop with participant making their own herb infused oils and learning about the benefits of natural skincare.
- HEALTHY SELF-CARE RITUALS OVERVIEWThe class will begin with an overview of what healthy self-care rituals look like, why taking care of your body is important, and how to heal and take care of your skin, body, and cycles using simple herbs and oils.
- MAKE HERB INFUSED OILSThen participants will make their own herb infused oils. These oils are great for cleansing, healing age, acne, or sensitivity, and moisturizing. This is a hands-on class, where instructor Laena McCarthy will share recipes and techniques, and everyone will make their own oil to take home.
- AYURVEDA SELF-MASSAGE TECHNIQUEThe last 15 minutes of class, Lana will teach the Ayurveda self-massage technique, Abyanga; a great self-care ritual incorporating your handmade oil.
Live Like a Local Experiences
The Chatwal, A Luxury Collection Resort, New York City and LOCALIKE New York have partnered to offer The Chatwal Crowns suite guests extraordinary local experiences.
Tucked away behind the building’s period facade, the centerpiece of the 7th floor The Garden Suite is a generous south- facing terrace enhanced by a fountain sculpture as well as a collection of herbs and heat lamps for the cooler weather.