Archive: Body

Lavanila Body Butter in Vanilla Grapefruit is MARVELOUS!

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I love Lavanila. We do way back. I love their lotions, you put it on and it just melts into your skin. Feels marvelous, smells marvelous….just wonderful. Now that we’re going into winter months, our bodies need extra moisture!

Instant Hydration. This velvety smooth body butter absorbs instantly for deeply hydrated, luxuriously soft skin. 100% pure Shea & Cocoa Butters blend with powerful antioxidants and essential oils for long-lasting hydration. With super soft scents and a non-greasy formula, prepare for the ultimate indulgence.

The Healthy Body Butter in Vanilla Grapefruit is divine. “An Uplifting Citrus. A crisp blend of sparkling grapefruit and vanilla softly scents skin.”

Delicious! Go get it!

$19 BUY

*Disclosure: I was sent these products to review for the site, I was not paid to write this post, and I was not compensated for my opinions. The opinions you read here are mine alone.

Take your stress away with a little calming lavender!

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The seasonal transition from summer to fall not only brings cooler weather, but also the hustle and bustle of going back to school or work and the new stresses that come along with them. Wash or soak away your worries with these naturally-based balancing and soothing bath and shower products from Kneipp. Whether you’re looking to cool down after a long day, or begin the morning with a fresh perspective that’s free of anxiety, these holistic products will keep you calm, cool and collected.

I was sent these two products to try out*, and let me tell you – I LOVED trying them out! Both of these products are so relaxing, so heavenly, I think I drained an entire hot water heater in one sitting! This time of year is really stressful for me, and having something like this to look forward to at the end of my day has been so great.

I LOVE lavender, in fact I planted some this year because I love it so much. It’s just so calming to me. Both these products are amazing!

Lavender Mineral Bath Salt

Maintain a sense of equilibrium with these balancing bath salts that help you to relax and unwind. Made with pure and natural thermal brine salt and lavender essential oil, the salts are especially helpful for those days when you’re a bundle of nerves or anxiety, and need to re-establish a feeling of serenity. Pour one cap of the salts under running water, and soak for 15-20 minutes to reap the benefits of the lavender.

Retail Price: $19 for 17.6 fl. oz or $5 for 2.1 fl. oz sachet

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Pure Bliss Body Wash

Achieve an overwhelming feeling of peace with this nourishing and aromatic body wash. Formulated with red poppy and hemp oils to relax both body and soul, the body wash gently cleanses and leaves skin feeling soft for a feeling of total well-being.

Retail Price: $15 for 6.8 fl. Oz

*Disclosure: I was sent these products to review for the site, I was not paid to write this post, and I was not compensated for my opinions. The opinions you read here are mine alone.

I’m CRAVING CeraVe Lotions!

I think I’m late to the game, but I just tried CeraVe lotions for the first time, and now I can see what everyone has been talking about! My sister came over the other day, grabbed a tub of it and squealed! She said her girlfriends SWEAR by the lotion, is “all they use!”

I gave it a good week – and used these exclusively – and I’m hooked. I love them! I think the #1 thing I look for in a body lotion – is DOES IT ABSORB COMPLETELY. I really hate, HATE lotions that don’t absorb and feel slimy on your skin all day. (I won’t name names.) Or lotions that are too thick to spread, you end up using way too much. These lotions really are perfect.

CeraVe® Moisturizing Cream increases the skin’s ability to attract, hold and distribute moisture. It penetrates deeply into the layers of the stratum corneum (the skin barrier) to restore the balance of lipids that are essential for an effective skin barrier. CeraVe® Moisturizing Cream also forms a protective layer over the skin’s surface to help prevent moisture loss.

Ordinary moisturizing creams need to be applied frequently because the ingredients are released in a single “burst” and absorbed in a short period of time. Like other CeraVe® Skincare products, CeraVe® Moisturizing Cream features a unique, patented MVE® delivery technology, which provides a controlled release of essential ceramides and other skin-nurturing and emollient ingredients slowly over time. It penetrates deeply into the skin to moisturize and nourish skin throughout the day while “locking in” precious moisture. The unique ingredients in CeraVe® Moisturizing Cream help restore and maintain the natural protective function of the skin barrier, help restore damaged skin and help keep skin healthy.

CeraVe® Moisturizing Cream is a rich formula that spreads easily and smoothly, absorbs rapidly and never feels greasy. It is ideal for drier areas of the body including elbows, knees and heels and can also be used on the face as it’s noncomedogenic (does not cause pimples or acne by clogging pores), non-irritating and fragrance-free.

You can buy these lotions online (Amazon, etc.) or at Walgreens (and I’m sure many more drugstores). I highly reccommend these products!!


Introducing Herbal Essences NEW Body Wash Line!

The Herbal Essences we’ve grown to love for our hair has expanded into the Body Wash business!

Indulge in an array of exotic botanicals and let the fragrances wash over you with the exhilarating Herbal Essences Body Wash Collection:

* Hello Hydration will turn your shower into a tropical paradise with a fusion of rich Hawaiian coconut, creamy vanilla and orchid

* Body Burst packs a punch to energize your senses with a blend of tropical fruits, passion flower sunrise and pearl

* Happy Go Lather provides a luxurious lather with an intoxicating mix of rose and passion fruit nectar

Get clean with a formula that is gentle on skin and won’t dry you out like soap! Invigorate the senses and get an all-over exhilarating Herbal Essences experience!

I love these! They smell insane, and the best part??? They’re only $2.99 each!! Grab one – or all three – at a store near you!