Feed Your Skin - Oil for Moisturizing

Feed Your Skin - Oil for Moisturizing

Petroleum jelly and mineral oil are used extensively in personal care products around the world to protect the skin and prevent water loss.
Dry Skin Body Brushing

Dry Skin Body Brushing

Have you tried it? Improve health, increase circulation, and give your body some extra exfoliation for bright and smooth skin by using a dry brush. With gentle massage...
Native Plant Report - California Poppy (Eschscholzia Californica)

Native Plant Report - California Poppy (Eschscholzia Californica)

California Poppy (Eschscholzia Californica), the California state flower. What makes this flower special? Read on...


Inside the Workshop: Working with Natural Colors

Inside the Workshop: Working with Natural Colors

Come take a peek into our workshop and see what we're doing now. Have you ever wondered where our pretty soap colors come from...

Store Spotlight - Whiskeytown National Recreation Area

Store Spotlight - Whiskeytown National Recreation Area

I'd like to introduce you to one of the stores that carry Mountain Girl Soap, Whiskeytown National Recreation Area's Visitor's Center. Our relationship began...
Personal Hygiene on the Trail

Personal Hygiene on the Trail

Nothing feels better than clean skin after you've been hiking all day. You know the sticky, salty, sweat-dripping-down-your-back feeling...

Ingredient Feature: Shea Butter - Superfood for your Skin

Ingredient Feature: Shea Butter - Superfood for your Skin

One of the luxury features of our skin salve is Shea Butter, a superfood for your skin. The advantage of Shea Butter is that....

Plain Soap and Water

Plain Soap and Water

The question of the day: Should I use antibacterial soap? It seems that modern day people are more obsessed with cleanliness, sterilizing...