UKHRUL| Jul 12: A young entrepreneur, Mimi Kapai of Peh Village, Ukhrul district, today launched her organic handcrafted soap products under the label of “Herbs & Me” at an event held at the 3-in-1 Conference Hall located at Phungreitang, Ukhrul.
The event was attended by MLA 44-Ukhrul assembly constituency, Alfred Kanngam Arthur and he officially launched the products of “Herbs & Me.” He expressed his encouragement and support to the budding entrepreneurs working with organic base while stressing on the importance of productsfrom materials that are readily available in our land instead of looking for materials that are not easily available and more expensive.
“Ukhrul is blessed with variety of herbs with medicinal value and exquisite aroma that thrives in the woods; and this natural abundance can be made to good use, and thus it has enabled the launching of Herbal & Me – a brand of indigenous herbal soaps, a product of passion and labour of love stated Mimi Kapai. While stating that the essential ingredients of the products is natural in nature and are free from animal fats, Mimi Kapai added that “Herbs & Me” is dedicated to making the finest quality of organic soaps by using herbs that are locally found.
It may be mentioned here that the Mimi Kapai handcrafted organic soaps “Herbs & Me” will be made available soon in different outlets of Ukhrul headquarters at an affordable price. “The carefully handmade range of organic soaps crafted with skill and by employing state-of-the-art techniques includes Lemongrass Organic Bar, Soothing Rose Clay, Cinnamon and Cloves Beauty Soap, Lemon Organic Bar, Oats and Honey Exfoliator, Fancy Organic Bar, Kids Organic Bar, Herbal Shampoo For Him and Herbal Shampoo For Her,” she said adding that the products will carry the scents from the natural fragrance that is found in the hills of Ukhrul.