For our First Featured Vendor piece, LI Greenmarket Inc. is happy to introduce owner and "full-time Bubble maker" Carly McAllister and her business, Modern Primal Soap Co.
As a participant at the Long Island Women's EXPOand nominated for Best of Long Island for Natural Beauty Products, Carly is passionate not only about the quality of her products, but about the opportunity she has to help create community, "I LOVE meeting my customers and getting to know them. I like knowing everyone's name and being able to contact with my customers on a one-to-one basis."
Carly shared a few more details with LI Greenmarket Inc. about Modern Primal Soap Co. :
What kind of Food Products/Products to do make?
I sell organic goats milk and vegan soaps. I also sell handcrafted lip balms, lotion bars, bubble bath, bug spray, bath salts, all made by me with LOVE.
What was your inspiration to begin doing what you're doing?
My family! I started making handmade soaps for my son and my business followed shortly after.
What is the most rewarding part of what you are doing with Food?
I love bringing quality products to my community! It is super rewarding to know that I am breaking away from industrialized over processed chemicals and going back to basics.