Business Name: CG Pure Wash Website: https://www.cgpurewash.com Established: 2020 Questions answered by: Celeste Goncalves
Can you please fully explain your business or product line?
Handcrafted bath & body brand based in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Products are handmade with the highest ingredients, giving you the best self-care experience. We are leaping bunny approved & certified.
With the Winnipeg local maker community continuing to grow, what is the most important thing you’d like potential customers of your company to know?
We are all about giving back to the community, with 2% of all sales being donated to animal shelters in Manitoba.
What inspired you to start your business?
My son did! I have been making soap bars for the family for the past 16 years, but more recently, due to my son’s allergies to store-bought products, he pushed me to finally do what I truly love: soap making and helping animals.
What was the biggest struggle you’ve had to overcome?
As a new small business owner, there are many struggles with my biggest being people getting to know me & my products and what I have to offer.
What has been your biggest success as a maker?
My biggest success is not only being able to help humans make an easy transition to healthier body products, but to be able to help animals in Manitoba.
Do you have any advice that you would pass on to someone hoping to start up their own business or product line?
Go for it! Don’t be afraid and follow your dreams. You got this.
Please share any upcoming events as well as the best place(s) for people the purchase your product!
All of my products can be found on my website with any event announcements posted on my social media.