A Roswell couple, Charles and Linda Purcell, tell us a little bit about their local specialty body care company, Body Essentials.
Q: What is Body Essentials?
A: We make handcrafted soap and body care products. Our natural products are made right here in Roswell. We have soap, lotion, body butters, natural dog soap in bar form and liquid form, lip balm and are working on stick lotions, bath fizzies and bath truffles.
Q: Who's involved with the company?
A: Charles Purcell is the President. He is a Food Chemist. I'm [Linda Purcell] a retired teacher and bring the creativity component to the business.
Q: What do you do to help ensure you keep the business rooted locally?
A: We are members of the Roswell Business Alliance and try to keep everything local and/or regional.