The February air has a frosty bite to it this year, which is causing havoc with my skin. I wouldn’t class my skin as being sensitive but in the colder months it lacks the moisture it so desperately craves and can become dry. I like to indulge my skin with a little TLC in the colder months in preparation for summer. Just like I transition my winter wardrobe to Spring, I also like to transition my body butters and moisturising creams to nourish what my skin is in need of. The Body Shop have introduced their newest collection for sensitive and dry skin. The Almond milk and Honey collection. This collection is formulated to respect sensitive, dry skin.It is enriched with almond milk from Spain and community trade honey from Ethiopia. It is 100% vegetarian and I love that it prides itself on also being 100% cruelty free!
Calming & Caring Bath Milk
Nothing relaxes me more in the colder months then slipping under a white blanket of bubbles. Running steaming hot water into the bath and infusing it with the sweet scent of Almond milk and Honey can only be described as whimsical. This bath milk is formulated to respect your skin’s natural moisture barrier with a delicate yet decadent blend of natural oils, this creamy bath milk gently cleanses, soothes and reduces the sensation of tight, itchy dry skin.letting you over Indulge your skin in a luxury bubble bath.
Shop Soothing & Caring bath milk €18.95
Soothing and restoring Body Butter
Stepping out of the bath feeling relaxed, I grab my heated towel from the radiator. After my bubble bath I like to massage body butter into my tired limbs. Body butter has a thick luxurious consistency that melts into hot skin magically. This heavenly rich body butter offers 48 hours of intense moisture for sensitive, dry skin. You can wave goodbye to tight, itchy skin. Enriched with organic Almond milk from Spain,Community Trade honey from Ethiopia and shea butter from Ghana.
Shop Soothing & restoring Body Butter €20.95
Soothing & caring shower cream
Starting of a busy day by jumping into a hot Shower is the best way to wake me up. Well that and a nice strong cup of coffee of course.. Adding a self indulgent shower cream feels as if it is giving my whole body a hug. The sweet Almond milk and honey intersperse with the hot steam fill my bathroom with the most delicious aroma. An aroma that makes jumping out of bed in the morning that little bit easier. It Soothes your skin as you cleanse with this gentle, soap-free shower gel – specially formulated to respect your skin’s natural moisture barrier and pH levels. This gentle formula won’t strip your skin of moisture.
Shop Soothing & Caring shower cream €8.95
Soothing & restoring body lotion
Upon jumping out of the shower I like to be able to moisturise quickly before getting ready for the day ahead. Reaching for a lightweight moisturiser that is also fast drying is a must. This moisturiser soothes uncomfortable tight, itchy dry skin with silky smooth, lightweight moisture that lasts for 48 hours. This skin-loving body lotion comforts, protects and restores dry skin. I generously apply it all over my skin to lock in moisture. It has a delicate sweet scent of honey and almond milk that will keep you smelling scrumptious all day and night.
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