Archive: Bath & Body Works

From stocking stuffers to hostess gifts Bath and Body Works has you covered.

How is your holiday shopping going? Well whether you have stockings to stuff or hostess gifts Bath and Body works has the perfect gift for everyone on your list. My kids (especially my 10yr old daughter) love BBW its a must visit every time we hit the mall. And its much easier to coax kids into the bath or shower when you have yummy bath scents.

On top of great gifts for the kids in your life the hand soaps and candles make wonderful hostess or teacher gifts this season. Check out a few of my holiday favorites below.

 

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Imagine rolling in a pile of fresh baked sugar cookies. That is what this yummy new scent from BBW reminds me of. The sweet vanilla bean is so warm and comforting. This leaves my shower and my skin with the sweet smell of vanilla all day long.

Vanilla Bean Noel Shower Gel
Wash your way to softer, cleaner skin with a rich, bubbly lather bursting with fragrance. Moisturizing Aloe Vera and Vitamin E combine with skin-loving Shea Butter in our most irresistible, beautifully fragranced formula!
Top Notes: Natural Vanilla, Sweet Buttery Cream
Mid Notes: Caramel, Benzoin, Hint of Chocolate
Dry Notes: Soft Musk, Sugar Cookie

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Peppermint perfection! I love anything peppermint scented and this lotion was made for me. The sweet peppermint smell is so clean and refreshing. And with the shea butter this body cream leaves even my driest winter skin soft and smooth.

Bath & Body Works Twisted Peppermint 24 Hour Moisture Ultra Shea Body Cream
Infused with luxuriously rich Shea Butter, our New Ultra Shea Body Cream provides 24 hours of nourishing moisture to soften even the driest skin. With soothing Aloe Butter, pampering Cocoa Butter and more Shea than ever before, our non-greasy formula melts into skin to provide beautiful fragrance and all day, all night hydration.
Top Notes: Sweet Peppermint
Mid Notes: Mint, White Sugar
Dry Notes: Soft Musk, Sugar Cookie

 

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You had me at pumpkin! Ok I am one of the pumpkin loving weirdos, really what doesn’t taste amazing with pumpkin. But after Thanksgiving we pumpkin lovers have to keep a low profile as its passe to love pumpkin after the turkey’s been carved.

That is until a genius made a pumpkin gingerbread candle! Two amazing scents combined for one very delicious candle. Love how warm and homey this candle smells I will be stocking up.

Mini Mason Jar Candle Pumpkin Gingerbread
Made using the highest concentration of fragrance oils and an exclusive blend of vegetable wax and lead-free wicks, this Mini Candle is styled with an adorable mini Mason Jar look! Burns approximately 10-15 hours and measures 2″wide x 1 3/4″ tall.
Just-baked gingerbread, golden vanilla and fresh creamy pumpkin makes a scrumptious Christmas treat

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Love this candle! I was amazed out how much scent this candle puts out it made most of my house smell amazing. I love the scent its definitely a winter scent without being over the top like some holiday candles. And the winter theme and the fresh scent makes it great for the whole winter season and not just Christmas.

Winter 3 Wick Candle
The Perfect 3-Wick Candle! Made using the highest concentration of fragrance oils, an exclusive blend of vegetable wax and wicks that won’t burn out, our candles melt consistently & evenly, radiating enough fragrance to fill an entire room. Topped with a festive, snowflake-embossed silver lid. Burns approximately 25 – 45 hours and measures 4″ wide x 3 1/2″ tall.
Be transported to the mountains with bracing notes of pine needles, winter citrus and white woods
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This is the scent of the holidays. I love how great this candle smells even before I light it. The fragrance has the perfect mixture of holiday greenery and cranberries. I love the jar as well such a great candle.

Merry Mistletoe
Made with the highest concentration of fragrance oil, an exclusive blend of vegetable wax and lead-free wicks, our candles burn evenly for an amazing fragrance experience. Our Medium Candle comes in sturdy yet elegant glass with a pretty confetti pattern that will add a pop of party to your décor! Candle burns approximately 30-40 hours and measures 3″wide x 4″ tall.
A flirty and festive blend of cranberries, pears, frosted citrus and a hint of holiday greenery

 

You can purchase Bath and Body Works products online at www.bathandbodyworks.com or at your local store. They always have great sales on so its a great way to pickup gifts for a few people on you list and still stay on a budget.

 

Disclosure: I was sent complimentary samples for review. I was not paid to write this post and all thoughts and opinions are my own.

Glitz and Glamour for the Holidays!

Bath & Body Works is introducing Crystal Confetti Hair and Body Shimmer Spray  as part of its sparkling new Signature Collection fragrance – A Thousand Wishes.

This luminous shimmer spray kisses hair and skin with an irresistible scent and leaves you sparkling from head to toe—just in time for your holiday or New Year’s Eve party. With notes of sparkling pear champagne, crystal peonies and almond crème.

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I was a little worried I would look like a disco ball exploded on me with a product called Crystal Confetti. But after my first use I was happy to say its just the right amount, it gives me a bit of a sparkly glow with just a hint of glitter.

The scent is very pretty its reminds me of Cherry Blossom and Amber Blush. And as you can see from the swatch below it just gives a hint of sparkle and would look great for any holiday party.

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A Thousand Wishes Crystal Confetti Hair & Body Shimmer Spray $14
It’s a sparkling celebration! Infused with luminous shimmer, our festive Crystal Confetti Spray kisses hair and skin with irresistible fragrance and gorgeous glitter from head to toe.
Top Notes: Sparkling Champagne, Twinkling Star Fruit, Golden Quince
Mid Notes: Crystal Peonies, Purple Freesia
Dry Notes: Gilded Amber, Almond Crème, Sugared Sandalwood, Velvet Musk

KEY FRAGRANCE NOTES:
Warm your heart a thousand times over with a festive blend of sparkling champagne, crystal peonies & almond crème
USAGE:
Shake well. Spray over hair & skin wherever you want to shimmer & shine!

 

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If you love vanilla scents this is the pick for you. The Wild Madagascar is a gorgeous vanilla scent that is a little more grown up. All the depth and warmth of vanilla without being overly sweet. I found this scent to be really long wearing for a fragrance mist and it is perfect for Fall.

Signature Collection Wild Madagascar Vanilla $14
Lavishly splash or lightly spritz your favorite fragrance, either way you’ll fall in love at first mist! Our carefully crafted bottle and sophisticated pump delivers great coverage while conditioning aloe mist nourishes skin for the lightest, most refreshing way to fragrance!
Top Notes: African Pear, Sparkling Clementine, Ruby Apple
Mid Notes: Wild Jasmine, Wild Gardenia, Heliotrope Petals, Golden Plumeria
Dry Notes: Madagascar Vanilla, White Sandalwood, Creamy Musk

KEY FRAGRANCE NOTES:
Vanilla like you’ve never experienced! An intoxicating blend of the world’s most desired vanilla, perfectly enhanced with African pear, wild jasmine and white sandalwood
USAGE:
Spritz over skin for a scent-sational way to fragrance all day!

If you are starting your holiday shopping Bath and Body Works has so many great gifts from stocking stuffers to gift sets. My daughter just turned 10 and she and her friends all have one thing on their birthday and Christmas lists this year….Bath and Body Works!

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I bought my daughter her first BBW product a few months ago and now the girls are all but obsessed. As you can see above my kids bathroom counter now looks like a Bath and Body works store post birthday. I love that I can go grab gifts for my daughters and her friends. And candles, soap and other great items for the grown up girls on my list.  At this point I probably need a punch card!

You can learn more about Bath and Body Works products and purchase in their stores or online at www.bathandbodyworks.com.

Disclosure: I was sent a complimentary sample for review. We were not compensated for this post and all thoughts and opinions are my own.

Bath & Body Works Collaborate with Matthew Robbins!

Bath & Body Works has partnered with celebrity event designer, Matthew Robbins, to create some fun spring décor ideas as well as provide a few tips and tricks. From setting a table for Easter brunch to a casual get together with friends, the new Bath & Body Works White Barn Candle Collection and Accessories are sure to bring the scents and colors of spring into your home.

This candle definitely smells like Spring! It is enormous – and will last me a lifetime!! You guys have to check it out!

Candle $20

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Spoil Your Man!

 

Have you got a great guy who deserves a little spoiling? Here are a few of my favorite products to spoil the man in your life.

 

Simply the best, Facial Fuel both cleans his face and provides a smooth shave for your man. Help him get his face kissably smooth and reward his efforts. 

Facial Fuel Sky Flyin’ Foaming Multi-Gel
The ultimate all-in-one solution for your shaving and cleansing needs that relieves irritation and provides a smooth shave. Gentle to skin, lightweight and lathers quickly. With the help of highly invigorating Caffeine, Vitamin C and E, skin is hydrated, energized and ready for takeoff.

• As a cleanser, this hydrating gel packed with Bamboo, Lemon and Orange Peel Extracts deeply cleanses skin to remove oil and impurities without over-drying or stripping.
• When used for shaving, this multi-tasking formula transforms into a highly lathering, dense foam to lubricate skin for the smoothest of shaves while Panax Ginseng works to minimize redness and irritation.
• To shave, wet face with warm water and apply foam gel as needed. Shave and rinse with cool water. To cleanse, massage gently onto damp skin and rinse with warm water.
• Paraben-free

$19

Any guy would love to get Kiehl’s Facial Fuel No-Shine Hydrator. The formula is really refreshing on your skin and on top of moisturizing it will keep his skin shine free all day.

Facial Fuel No-Shine Hydrator
Works 24/7 to control oil, shine and sweat while providing oil-free, healthy hydration. This refreshing, lightweight moisture gel is powered by a shine reducing blend of Zinc, Sodium and Magnesium to reduce the appearance of facial oils.

• Helps regulate and absorb excess oil while boosting skin’s optimal hydration and natural protective barrier.
• Breakthrough formula can absorb up to a thousand times their weight in sweat.
• Non-greasy, fast absorbing. Free of all oils, silicones, parabens, fragrances and color
• Apply to clean face in the morning. To refresh throughout the day, reapply as desired.

$21

I love the new Guess Seductive Homme Blue, a very sexy scent for the guy in your life. The marine notes  are vibrant and fresh and the notes Cardamom and Black Pepper add such a great spicy warm edge. You will love smelling this on your guy and he will love that you can get enough!

GUESS Seductive Homme Blue is an elegant oriental scent that simply oozes sex appeal. Reminiscent of a cool and invigorating ocean breeze, this woodsy fragrance fuses the laid-back feel of summer with the exhilarating vibe of fall.
The marine notes of this fragrance are really fresh, like a day at the beach. Cool and invigorating as an ocean breeze and unforgettably sensual as a sunset beach encounter, Guess Seductive Homme Blue takes its olfactory cues from both the intensity of the blue ocean and the earthy warmth of sand-bound seduction.

Top notes: Citrus Caviar, Cardamom, Black Pepper
Mid notes: Blue Coral AquaSpace, Geranium
Bottom notes: Cashmere Wood, Rippled Sand, Musks

Price: 1.7 oz – $49.00  Availability: Fine department stores, GUESS retail stores and GUESS.com

A classic clean scent, a great daily fragrance Nautica Aqua Rush is fresh and crisp. The bottle is designed to look like a boat sail a great bottle and I love the scent.

Nautica Aqua Rush is a blend of spicy, crisp, woodsy notes that are perfect for the refreshing fall season. Bold, masculine and powerful, Aqua Rush embodies what it means to be a man who lives life to the fullest.

Energetic. Confident. Inspired. Nautica Aqua Rush captures the freedom and adventure of the man who is undeniably masculine and appreciates the rush he gets from living life to the fullest.

Top Notes: Sea Breeze Accord, Yuzu Splash, Coriander
Mid Notes: Water Mint, Clary Sage Absolute, Violet Leaves
Dry Down: Amberwood, Watermusks, Teakwood

Price: 3.4 fl oz – $65

If he has been really good, spoil him with a nice long massage. You can’t go wrong with the massage oil line from Bath & Body Works. If you want to kick it up a notch try the Black Currant Vanilla a very sensual scent that you won’t be able to get enough of.

Bath & Body Works – Aromatherapy Massage Oil Sensual – Black Currant Vanilla
Put love in the air. Black Currant Absolute inspires heightened sensuality while Vanilla Absolute is soothing so you feel at ease. Massage this sensual oil into freshly cleansed skin at the end of a busy day or, add to warm, running bath water for the ultimate romantic bath. Our formula contains Sunflower Oil, rich in antioxidant Vitamin E, to moisturize skin and help keep it young-looking.
Breathe deeply for best results
Fragranced with essential oils and other natural fragrances
Not tested on animals

$16

 

Disclosure: MHU received complimentary samples of some of the above mentioned products to provide an honest review, all opinions are 100% our own.