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Responsible Skincare

Motherland Essentials is luxurious, organic, and responsible. We do our part to make sure the world is changing for the better by sourcing only high quality, eco-friendly ingredients and reusable packaging. All of our products are handcrafted, with great love and care, here in Charleston, SC.

 
 
Pictured is our citronella + lemongrass artisan bar soap

Pictured is our citronella + lemongrass artisan bar soap

Our Products

Our luxury skincare is handcrafted with great care to provide your skin with nothing but the best and we believe all the best ingredients come the land. Each of our bath and body care products are formulated with the guarantee to keep your skin clean, moisturized and healthy.


Our Process

After years of research and developing new products from ethically sourced plant based ingredients, we create!

Our most popular products are our soaps. Our soaps are created using the cold process method. Cold process soapmaking is the act of mixing fixed oils (our oils are castor oil, coconut oil, palm oil, and shea butter) with an alkali (Sodium Hydroxide or Lye). The result is a chemical process called saponification, where the composition of the oils change with the help of the lye to create a bar of soap. Once our soap mixture is created, we pour it into 5 - 10lb wooden molds, wait 24-48 hours, then cut it into bars. After cutting, we let our bars cure for 4 to 6 weeks to ensure that all the lye and water has evaporated from the bar, leaving you with a long-lasting, skin-loving soap bar.

Every product you use is handcrafted with great love and care. In fact, we guarantee our products are great because we use them ourselves.

photo by Aneris Photography

photo by Aneris Photography


photo by Aneris Photography

photo by Aneris Photography

Our journey

You would think making bubbles for a living would be easy, right? For an exclusive look at what it’s like to run Motherland Essentials, check out the blog. We’ll chat business tips, self-care revelations, and overall wellness.