I always approach new body scrubs with a bit of trepidation, because so many of them are disappointingly weak and un-scrubby. There was no need to fear in the case of this Nip + Fab Circulation Fix Body Scrub*, though, because it is actually a good scrubby scrub!
I recently picked up this travel-sized tube of This Works Daily Boost Body Scrub with RED magazine. This Works is a brand I’ve wanted to try for a long time, and I’ll admit, it’s largely due to the lovely minimalist packaging and the descriptions of the scents, which all sound very luxurious. This scrub says it contains grapefruit and rosemary to stimulate, and tourmaline (the precious stone) to improve blood flow. All very fancy. On using this, I found that there’s one big pro and one big con, so: Continue reading
I’ve long been a fan of body scrubs to keep my skin soft, especially on my legs, and I tend to favour really scrubby scrubs that you can feel working, rather than the bobbly soft kind. I picked up Lush’s Rub Rub Rub scrub about a month ago, tempted by its mimosa and orange blossom scent (the same as Sakura bath bomb – oh how I miss you), and have nearly finished it! This review will be an exercise in how quickly the word ‘scrub’ starts to sound weird…
I’ve enjoyed using this, but I’m not sure that it’s going to be a HG of mine. It certainly hasn’t disappointed in terms of fragrance or formulation, but I have had a little trouble with the packaging that’s slightly put me off repurchasing this.