Sunday, 27 November 2011

Lush haul

Hello Cinnamon swirls, and happy Sunday to all! I have had a lovely day with hubby, we went shopping for some family Christmas presents and managed to get pretty much everything! I am going to get everything wrapped up now so I can feel super smug and organised! We ate at Cafe Rouge after our successful shopping trip, which was yum as always : )

Today's blog post is about a two of my favourite things: nice relaxing baths and Lush! I don't know about anyone else, but I always prefer to have a bath than a shower, I just love lighting candles, using gorgeous smelling products, and having a lovely long soak! I find baths so relaxing, which is very much needed in my life when I am sooo busy!! Bath time is most relaxing and complete for me when I have some Lush products to use, I really find Lush products hard to beat. I recently added the Lush gingerbread house bubble bar to my Christmas list, but couldn't resist buying it when I was in Lush the other day! I also purchased the Magic Wand bubble bar and a couple of bath bombs, which I haven't tried yet.

Magic Wand Bubble Bar £4.95. I love the lollipop style, the gorgeous neon pink ribbon and jingle bell!
Simply swish the wand under the tap for roughly a minute... mounds of frothy bubbles will pile up instantly!
As you can see, the bath water has turned a gorgeous girly pink colour and there are lots of lovely bubbles!
After one use, the bubble bar looks pretty much the same, I reckon this will  provide me with a fair few more baths making it excellent value for money. I stored the stick upright after use to dry off, ready for its next use.
Gorgeous little gingerbread house bubble bar. I love the cute roof with sprinkles : )
I broke off about a third of the gingerbread house and crumbled it under the tap. The water turned a festive pumpkin orange shade and smelt divine! Again plenty of gorgeous bubbles!
I have been so impressed with both of these products. The snow fairy magic wand is the epitome of femininity, it smells just like candy canes and candyfloss. The gingerbread house smells like sweet gingerbread and cninamon, and is a perfect Christmassy scent. Both produce long lasting bubbles, and the scent lingers on the skin long after the bath is over! I found that they both made my skin really soft as well, which is an added bonus.

Has anyone else tried these products?? I can't wait to try the rest of my Lush haul, and I will definitely be stocking up on more gingerbread houses and magic wands to last me long into the new year!

More soon lovely readers XOXO

7 comments:

  1. Oh I love the magic wand! I might have to pick that one up it's adorable!
    xoxo
    Kerri at HollyMuffin

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  2. I got some Lush goodies for my birthday, they smell divine!!
    http://www.intotheblonde.com/

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  3. Love the magic wand bubble bar - one of my favourite lush finds :)
    www.celestecohen.blogspot.com xo

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  4. I love looking at the products in Lush! The magic wand smells amazing, snow fairy is my favourite lush scent and it's great how you can get a few uses out of it! Can't wait to try the gingerbread house, may have to treat myself to it before Christmas too :) x

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  5. It's definitely worth it, I love the smell, maybe even more than snow fairy (and that's saying something!!) I just love Lush, I could spend hours in there!! xx

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  6. magic wand is my favourite lush product at the moment (though I love them all!) x

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  7. ohh these products look so adorable :))

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Thank you for all your lovely comments, I read each and every one xoxo