Back Porch Soap Company, LLC

711 Amsterdam Ave.
New York, NY, NY 10025

Contact: marla@backporchsoap.com
Phone: 7819348100

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Website: http://www.backporchsoap.com

Online and in-person workshops on how to formulate soap and cosmetics with Marla Bosworth. Join us and learn from 20 years experience in the indie business industry.

Online Classes - Available Anytime

Learn to Make Bestselling, Herbal Body Butters, Balms & Salves

Want to get started selling bath and body products or looking for new products to add to an existing line? These are some of the most high-margin, low labor, popular and loved products by our customers! Learn how to infuse herbs and wildcrafted plants to incorporate into skincare products. You'll receive a valuable class handout, recipes that are made in class: body butter, balms, lip balms and salves. This 2.5 hour, online class is taught by 20-year indie beauty cosmetic formulator, Marla Bosworth. Students will learn to customize their own herbal skincare products: body butters, balms/lip balms and salves. We will be using natural ingredients including botanicals, organic butters, plant oils and essential oils. 

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LEARN TO MAKE ALL-NATURAL SHOWER, BODY AND FACE WASHES

Do you know that body washes and pump soaps outsell bar soaps? These gentle, moisturizing body wash/shower gels and liquid pump soaps are wonderful to make for yourself or to sell. 

This two and a half hour, online class is taught by 20-year green beauty formulator, Marla Bosworth. Come join her and learn to make your own refreshing, organic and all-natural face and body washes from scratch. 

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NATURAL SHAMPOOS & CONDITIONERS ONLINE FORMULATION CLASS

Ready to introduce a line of natural haircare products to your green beauty business? Save yourself time and money by learning tried & true formulas in this online class! This is the same workshop that Marla Bosworth has been teaching with rave reviews in NYC, California and Colorado for more than a decade. Now, experience an online class made for beginner through advanced indie beauty brands. This course easily pays for itself with wholesale, private label and retail sales.

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LEARN TO MAKE PROFESSIONAL, NATURAL SOY AND COCONUT WAX CANDLES WITH ESSENTIAL OILS

Want to launch your line of professional, natural soy and coconut wax candles and lotion candles with essential oils? Learn about new waxes on the market, recommended wicks, containers, safety precautions, equipment and much more in this online class with candle making expert, Marla Bosworth. Learn at your own pace, from the comfort of home!

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ORGANIC LUXURIOUS FACE & BODY CREAMS Workshop

Join natural cosmetic formulator Marla Bosworth and learn to make your own moisturizing face and body creams. During this online class you'll learn how to make creams and lotions for different skin types. You'll also have all the information you need to start making your own products to sell or make for friends and family.

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In-Person Classes

Thursday, March 7, 2019

5-Day Bath and Body University Intensive Training - New York City

6-9 p.m. - Upper West Side, New York City, NY

Ready to launch your organic skincare or soap brand? This is an immersive, five-evening training program in New York City from March 7-11. Students learn in areas of soapmaking, essential oil blending, candlemaking, skincare product formulation, business workshop and more.

Classes are held in a convenient location on the Upper West Side of New York City. Students will also receive a certificate of completion, membership to a private Facebook coaching group and a private one-hour Skype or phone coaching session with Marla Bosworth of Back Porch Soap Company as a followup to the course. 

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Friday, March 8, 2019

Natural Soy and Coconut Wax Candle with Essential Oils Workshop

6-9 p.m. - Upper West Side, New York City, NY

Winter is wonderful time to learn how to make coconut and soy wax candles to give as gifts or to sell. Natural-wax candles are a wonderful addition to any indie beauty line or as a launch product. As you know, they add incredible warmth, fragrance and charm to any environment. In this workshop you will learn how to create candles in various sizes and containers. If you are interested in making candles for gifts or favors, this class is for you too!

This workshop is held at a convenient location on the Upper West Side of New York City and taught by Marla Bosworth. She has been making natural wax candles for 21 years.

More details on our website: https://www.backporchsoap.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=1089

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Saturday, March 9, 2019

Cold Process Soap Immersive with Marla Bosworth

6-9 p.m. - Upper West Side, New York, NY

This is a 3-hour, hands-on, immersive soapmaking workshop offered by soapmaster, Marla Bosworth. In this class students will learn how to use plants and other organic, natural ingredients to formulate their own batch of soap from scratch using the cold process method. Marla will share 21 years of soapmaking experience and tips.

Students will create their very own batch of soap. With Marla's guidance, you will select botancials and your very own essential oil blend for your magical soap creation. 

Student will receive hands-on experience, an information-packed class handout with instructions, recipes and valuable supplier list and of course get to take home a custom batch of soap which cuts into 6 large bars.

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Monday, March 11, 2019

MASTERING THE ART OF CUSTOM ESSENTIAL OIL BLENDING

6-9 p.m - Little Shop of Crafts, 711 Amsterdam Ave., New York, NY

Learn how to custom blend essential oils and create best-selling, signature blends for soaps, candles, natural perfumes and indie beauty bath and body products. This course is an intensive blending experience and also a chance for students to experience a wide variety of essential oils.

Come join Marla Bosworth who has been blending essential oils for 21 years. She will share valuable blending techniques with the intention of students deepening their knowledge of how to create blends that will set their own products apart from others on the market.

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By Appointment

Cold Process Soapmaking in Teton Valley, Idaho

- Victor, Idaho, ID

Learn to make soap with master soapmaker, Marla Bosworth. Contact us to arrange an itinerary for your private or group soapmaking experience! We are happy to make lodging suggestions if you are visiting from out of town. 

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Private Natural Perfumery Workshop in Teton Valley, Idaho

- Teton Valley Idaho, Private Location, Victor, ID

Learn the art of creating natural perfumes with natural perfumer and cosmetic formulator, Marla Bosworth. Contact us to arrange an itinerary for your private or group perfume blending experience! We are happy to make lodging suggestions if you are visiting from out of town. 
More info here: https://www.backporchsoap.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=1029

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IN-PERSON BUSINESS OR FORMULATION CONSULTING

- Private Studio, Jackson, WY

Interested in private consultation for your indie beauty company? You'll work together with Marla Bosworth who is well-known in the beauty industry for solid advice and consulting for soapmakers and beauty product entrepreneurs. With 20 years of soap business experience and 30 years as a market research and retail expert, she is at your service for in-studio private consulting in New York City. For an additional fee, Marla may travel to your location (please inquire for details). This is perfect for the entrepreneur looking to develop their own line as well as for seasoned beauty businesses to step up production, add new products, or gather at a retreat location to building their business strategy.

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IN-PERSON BUSINESS OR FORMULATION CONSULTING

- Upper West Side, New York City, NY

Interested in private consultation for your indie beauty company? You'll work together with Marla Bosworth who is well-known in the beauty industry for solid advice and consulting for soapmakers and beauty product entrepreneurs. With 20 years of soap business experience and 30 years as a market research and retail expert, she is at your service for in-studio private consulting in New York City. For an additional fee, Marla may travel to your location (please inquire for details). This is perfect for the entrepreneur looking to develop their own line as well as for seasoned beauty businesses to step up production, add new products, or gather at a retreat location to building their business strategy.

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