Blog - Mountain Spirit Botanicals

Friday Night Special - Seaweed Detoxifying Mask

Oh this is lovely.  “Kelp,” known to nourish the sensory nerves and brain membranes, is also a natural emollient high in vitamins and minerals.  Th...

Friday Night Special "Carrot, Avocado & Cream Nourishing Mask

Carrot is high in beta-carotene and anti-oxidant vitamins; heavy cream is high in calcium and protein; avocado is a rich source of vitamin E. Recip...

Friday Night Special

Before listing “Friday Night’s Special” (Thyme & Fennel Seed Cleanser) I’d like to address our inner beauty, as well as the basic steps require...

Something Sweet for your Valentine Sweetie

Mountain Spirit Botanicals will be offering mini facials, hand scrubs, and conditioning hair treatment at the Farmer’s Market on February 12th.  Al...

Advice from Elders' on Beauty

As previously noted, I enjoy reading books from various cultures to learn of their unique beauty rituals.  Other than the wisdom gleaned from these...

The Best Skin-Care Products

Yes, that's what the article touted.   Obviously, when I come across an article featuring “the best skin-care products” ... I’m curious to see what...

Monthly Special

I’m pleased to offer “Rose Petal Facial Cream” (3/ounce) as the featured product  for November.  Along with my "featured product" (considering this...

Bird-Song and Gardens

What I am particularly struck by in this season is bird-songs and “the call of the wild.”  For days the sounds of Nature have not stilled.  Wild Tu...

"Chit Chat" - Quiet Times with People We Love

I have a fondness for the phrase “Chit Chat.”  It was one my mother, Carolina, used often.   During the times we spent together she would often tur...

Spring Cleaning

Here at Mountain Spirit Botanicals we’ve been busy clearing out cob-webs, opening windows, sprucing up the gardens, and relishing the glory of spri...

The Art of Personal Grooming

“The Shaving Experience” One of my greatest pleasures is watching my man shave.  In truth, I could sit for hours on the edge of the bathtub and wat...

Teaching Our Daughters

Teaching Our Daughters

The Chemical Industry & The Beauty Industry (And Why We Have to Teach Our Daughters Well) The following studies were conducted by The Environme...