by Drunken Prayer in New Eco on Friday 22 March 2013

SkinFare is a small company out of Western North Carolina that makes an organic body care coconut oil stick in biodegradable paper packaging. It’s so good you want to eat it. They’re also on a mission: to get rid of single use plastic in the personal care industry. In a sure-enough short time they’ve created a thriving business that provides a living wage for a growing group of employees in WNC while also replacing nearly 20,000 plastic packaged products with their biodegradable tubes. From their their website ‘It’s a Goliath world, but we found our slingshot’.