Back Porch Soap Company, founded in 1998 by Marla Bosworth, is a leading school that educates in wildcrafted plants, aromatics, and plant-based, organic skincare. Marla is well-known in the indie beauty community for sharing her knowledge of natural cosmetic and soap formulation along with her extensive background in entrepreneurship. She teaches experiential workshops that engage and empower students with knowledge in healing, natural skincare formulation. Marla is a medicine woman, shamanic practitioner, intuitive and energy soul coach. She speaks at wellness events and conferences throughout the U.S.