Ali Cat Wax Shoppe-
925 Wappoo Road, West Ashley
Ali Cat Wax Shoppe provides full-body waxing services along with spray tanning and facials. All products used are vegan and are not tested on animals. Ali Cat Wax Shoppe is located upstairs inside of Lime and Lotus healing arts center.
Artesian Springs Day Spa-
505 N Hickory St, Summerville
Artesian Springs Day Spa employees a hairstylist, Aidee, who uses 100% vegan-friendly hair products. The Spa also offers services such as Reiki and massage, but not all services are vegan. Aidee also has a website to sell her selection of vegan products at: https://shop.saloninteractive.com/cel/BeautyInBalanceSalon?fbclid=IwAR3EAZ4YM1cYfE__y1XWgu7xZA4sQqDA4Zbgc9oJ5DK14gejG0-XkQ5kXYE
Little Chic Bakery
Little Chic Bakery sells vegan desserts like cupcakes, cookies, brownies and coffee cake. Some items are gluten free and keto-friendly. She offers pick-up or delivery in the North Charleston area.
The Holy City Cupcakes Food Truck
The Holy City Cupcakes Food Truck offers vegan cupcakes regularly but recommends that you pre-order to ensure availability. The Dessert Truck can be rented for events and they can also make wedding cakes and cupcake bars for special events. Check out https://streetfoodfinder.com/info_cupcakes for location of the truck.
Mabel Mae's Bakery
Mabel Mae's Bakery creates amazing delicious yet healthy treats like lemon bars and berry crumble "funfetti" cupcakes, all without refined flours or sugars. All items are vegan and gluten-free. Order from her website or find her at local markets.
Newport's Naturals sells handcrafted vegan bath and body products like soaps, lotions, and lip balms along with natural cleaning products like laundry detergent and dish soap. Plus, all packaging is biodegradable or reusable! The store also carries other eco-friendly items like reusable shopping bags and home decor. Newport's Naturals products can be purchased at local markets or online.
Nordic Cooking is a vegan and gluten-free business that provides vegan meal boxes, cooking classes and catering services. They also do custom cake orders. It is based out of Daniel Island.
The Other Plate
The Other Plate makes delicious chocolate chip cookies with wholesome, vegan ingredients. They can be ordered online for shipment anywhere in the US or can be bought at several area businesses like the Veggie Bin downtown or Eucalyptus Wellness Company in Mount Pleasant.
Patagonian Queen Gluten Free
Patagonian Queen makes a variety of baked goods, savory foods, and desserts-all gluten free. They can be ordered online or purchased at local markets. Most items are vegan though some contain animal products. Menu items include banana bread, lemon pound cake and Argentinian specialties like empanadas and quince pie.
The Pita Stroller
The Pita Stroller is a Mediterranean food truck. They offer several veggie items such as falafel pita, dolmades and tabouli salad. Their hummus is NOT vegan (it is made with yogurt) but can be subbed with tahini on the falafel pita. Check out their calendar and menu at: http://www.streetfoodfinder.com/thepitastroller
320 W Coleman Boulevard,
This is an awesome studio and a main sponsor of the local veggie/vegan scene. Their mission of 'ahimsa' (non-harming) is evident in all they do, including their classes and special events like vegan potlucks and veg celebrity speaker events.
Seaside Healthy Life
Seaside Healthy Life is a vegan-owned local business that sells freshly made vegan queso, salsa, hummus, chocolate peanut butter balls and other vegan treats at local farmers' markets. They also sell fresh lemonade and iced tea. Check out their Facebook page for their market schedule.
The Stone Soup Collective
The Stone Soup Collective is a wonderful organization that makes delicious vegan soup, mostly from local produce. They utilize a "buy one, give one" model: for every bowl of soup you purchase, another is gifted to a person in need!
Chef TR offers vegan cooking classes, nutrition consultations and personal chef services. But she is probably best known for her Un-Cheesecake, a deliciously creamy, vegan and mostly raw dessert that can be ordered with a variety of flavors like strawberry, chocolate, key lime, and peanut butter cup.
Two Twenty Two Pastry
Two Twenty Two Pastry sells amazingly delicious vegan desserts by custom order or at occasional pop-ups. Menu items change frequently, but have included caramel apple pie cake, blueberry lavender pop tarts, and carrot cake cinnamon rolls.
The Veggie Bin-
96 Spring Street, Downtown
The Veggie Bin is a small market downtown that sells lots of fruits and veggies (of course!)-especially local produce-along with some bulk items and pantry staples.
Vibrant Alkaline Vegan Meals
Vibrant Alkaline Vegan Meals lives up to its name...they sell vegan and alkaline meals for pickup, along with juices, side dishes and desserts. They feature "No It's Not Chicken" made from oyster mushrooms along with "ribs", burgers, wraps, and mac-no-cheese. They also do catering.