Reviews

Lush – Rub Rub Rub and Unicorn Horn

I am a massive fan of Lush. Every time I go somewhere that has one I have to pop in. The Guildford store is my local one and it’s a good job we don’t live in Guildford anymore other wise I would be in there a lot more. When most people think of Lush they probably think it is just for women but you would be wrong. One of the things that I love to use, Jess also likes and that is Rub rub rub.

Rub, Rub, Rub Shower Scrub.

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Rub rub rub is an exfoliating shower scrub made from sea salt, fresh lemon juice, orange blossom absolute and mimosa absolute. It can be used as a scrub in the shower and on your hair to add volume and shine. I use it for both, I sometimes suffer from itchy skin and scalp so I find it really helps with this. You can either use it on wet skin in the shower or if you put a little bit on some rough skin before you get in the shower it’s a good exfoliant. It makes my skin feel really smooth and it actually smells amazing.

As a couple we’ve probably been using this product for a good few years now, and the only downside is the fact they changed the packaging to a tub. Now don’t get me wrong it’s now a lot easier to get it out but it also means you get water in the tub if you use it in the shower which what you do with it! I do find I also drop some of the product every time I use it which is a shame. They also made the tub bigger which obviously means it costs more, however it really does make my skin feel a lot better so I don’t mind.

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Unicorn Horn Bubble Bar – Valentines 2016.

unicorn horn After seeing this online pretty much everywhere I finally ordered one online along with a few other bits. I was super excited to use it. It looks like something out of my little pony or care bears.  I love having bubble baths and quite often pick the bubble bars over the bath bombs. The good thing about this is the size. It is expensive but I got 3 baths out of it. I loved the bright colours, it looks and smells really good. I thought it might have been sweet however it’s actually quite lavender-y which was a nice surprise. I broke a bit off, crumbled it under the running water and watched as the bath water slowly turned pink. Now I only broke off a small bit but the amount of bubbles was really impressive! There were loads, and they were pink!

Unfortunately I seem to be allergic to something that is in it. I’ve used this for 3 baths and each time my skin has been itchy, red and bit rash-y during and after each bath. I haven’t worked out what it actually is that my skin doesn’t like but this is the first time I’ve ever had a problem with a lush product. I’ve used it all up now so next time I pop into Lush I’ll ask what they can recommend instead.

Are you a fan of lush, do you have any favourite products you always use?

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