LoveLula Beauty Box June 2020

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I don’t know about you but the month’s are flying by so quickly. It’s time to share June’s LoveLula Beauty Box .

The Beauty Box is a great way to try out different natural beauty brands. They offer various subscription options, so there is something to suit everyone.

This month’s box contains full-sized products from Humble Natural Beauty, Ooh! Oils of Heaven, Elsa’s Organic Skin Foods and Kathleen Natural.
The total value of this month’s box is £63. There’s also an exclusive beauty box offer of 20% off the brands featured in the box.
Let’s have a look at what’s in this month’s box….
 
Humble Natural Beauty Sweet Pea & Verbena Hand Cream (75ml | £8)

Look after your hands with Humble Sweet Pea & Verbena hand cream, this wonderful floral fragrance fusion will leave your hands feeling intensively moisturised and fragrant. A delicate and feminine fragrance with top notes of Lemon and Verbena on a heart of Jasmine with a woody base.

Ingredients:

Aqua (Water), Glycerin, Glyceryl Stearate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Coco-Caprylate, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Olus (Vegetable) Oil, Parfum (Fragrance), Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Cera Alba (Beeswax), Mel (Honey), Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa )Seed Butter, Benzyl Alcohol, Brassica Napus Seed Oil, Sodium Stearoyl Glutamate, Camelina Sativa Seed Oil, Crambe Abyssinica Seed Oil, Xanthan Gum, Borago Officinalis Seed Oil, Ribes Nigrum (Black Currant) Seed Oil, Dehydroacetic Acid, Echium Plantagineum Seed Oil, Avena Sativa Kernel Extract, Echinacea Purpurea Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract, Humulus Lupulus Extract, Salix Alba Bark Extract, Citric Acid, Sodium Benzoate, Potassium Sorbate, Citral, Citronellol, Limonene, Geraniol, Linalool, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Hydroxycitronellal, Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone

This is a familiar hand cream, I received it in a previous box years ago. The consistency is nice and creamy and it absorbs well without leaving my hands greasy. My hands feels silky soft and smooth.

It has a lovely floral scent but I find it slightly overpowering for my taste.

 

 
Ooh! Oils of Heaven Organic Plum Conditioning Face Oil (30ml | £19)
This wonderful cold pressed organic oil is a great emollient to moisturise and condition dry skin. It is a fast absorbing oil rich with a high omega 9 (70%) content. It leaves the skin with a silky feel. It spreads easily and with no sticky residue.  Also a great multi-tasker for any areas of concern.
Ingredients:

100% Organic Prunus domestic seed oil

This is the latest product from Ooh! and I have to say it is pretty special! Plum oil is packed full of antioxidants, vitamins, and fatty acids.

It is a lightweight oil, absorbs effortlessly and won’t just sit on your skin. It deeply moisturises the skin without leaving a greasy residue behind.

The added bonus is it smells SO good. It has a delicious almond, marzipan scent that smells good enough to eat!

Plum oil is very versatile and an excellent multi-tasker. Here are the ways I use it:

  • Night oil treatment – apply to damp skin after cleansing to nourish the skin and lock in moisture. It leaves my skin soft, hydrated, plump and glowing.
  • Makeup primer – it sinks it and hydrates the skin before applying foundation. You can also add 1-2 drops into your foundation. My makeup is nice and dewy.
  • Lip treatment – apply a small amount to lips to soften and nourish dry lips.
  • Cuticle treatment – apply a small amount to condition nails and cuticles.
  • Hair treatment – massage into scalp as a pre-shampoo treatment. I also apply a small amount to dry hair and it leaves my hair silky soft, shiny and smooth.

 

 
Elsa’s Organic Skinfoods Detox Deodorant (60g | £18)

Grapefruit, Ginger, Neroli & Lemon

Our super concentrated formula boasts a rare combination is infused with activated charcoal and bentonite clay. The powerful ingredients deliver an all-day protection unlike that of any natural or conventional deodorants. All that without aluminium, parabens, phthalates, propylene glycol, gluten, GMOs, or sodium bicarbonate!

How it works:

This is a 4 in 1 deodorant stick which will deodorise, soothe, detoxify & nourish the skin. Its formula is rich in minerals, vitamins, essential fatty acids and easily absorbs into skin cells without blocking the pores:

  • Organic coconut oil has disinfectant and anti microbial properties
  • Our pure essential oil blend provides perspiration and odour minimisation.
  • Corn Silk powder and Club Moss absorbs wetness
  • Magnesium and Himalayan Pink Salt neutralise odour fast!
  • Activated Charcoal and Bentonite clay detoxifies by bringing out impurities
  • Vegan and Cruelty Free
Ingredients:

Zea Mays (Corn Silk starch),* Ricinus Communis (Castor Bean) Oil*, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil*, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter*, Magnesium Oxide, Himalayan Pink Salt, Cannabis Sativa Oil*,  Bentonite Clay, Activated Charcoal (Coconut Shell), Lycopodium Clavatum L, Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Ginger Essential Oil Zingiber Officinale (Ginger) Root Oil*, Juniperus Communis (Juniper) Berry Oil*, Citrus Medica (Lemon) Oil*, Citrus Aurantium (Neroli) Flower Oil*, Cymbopogon (Lemongrass) Oil*, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Oil*, Limonene, Linalool, Citronellol, Farnesol, Geraniol, Citral.

*Certified Organic, – naturally occurring in essential oils.

I’ve had a few mishaps with natural deodorants, not all of them work for me. Sore, irritated armpits are painful and uncomfortable.

Elsa’s is a great brand, her range of deodorants are gentle and really effective.

This detox deodorant has a lovely fresh, citrus scent that lingers. It is easy to apply, a little goes a long way as the formula is concentrated. The formula is effective at absorbing wetness and neutralising odours. I was really pleased how well it worked even on hot days and after lots of activities.

No unpleasant odours at the end of the day. That’s a sure winner for me!

 
 
Kathleen Natural Citrus Cheer Bubble Bath and Shower Gel (150ml | £18)

Kickstart the day with this zesty bubble bath and shower gel

Inhale clarity with the zest of lemon, spiked with a warm rosewood scent, to bring a vibrant, cheerful quality. The floral geranium enhances the feeling of intense citrus brightness. You will feel uplifted and awakened as your senses are renewed.

It cleanses, hydrates, and balances the skin without drying it out.

Ingredients:

Aqua, Sodium Coco-sulfate*, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice*, Glycerin*, Caprylyl/Capryl Glucoside*, Cocamidopropyl Betaine*, Decyl Glucoside*, Citrus Limon Peel (Lemon) Oil**, Aniba Rosodora wood (Rosewood) Oil**, Pelargonium Graveolens (Geranium) Flower Oil**, Citric Acid*, Levulinic Acid*, Lauryl Glucoside*, Coco Glucoside*, Glyceryl Oleate*, Sodium Levulinate*, Sodium Phytate*, Sodium Benzoate, Linalool**, Benzyl Benzoate**, Limonene**, Citral**, Geraniol**, Citronellol**.

**from essential oils *natural plant origin

I was really happy to see a Kathleen Natural product I haven’t tried. You can never go wrong with her products.

I always enjoy using her Sensual rose and Tranquil fields bubble bath and shower gels. Citrus cheer is perfect to awaken the senses and kickstart the day. Lemon essential oil with its bright, citrus aroma helps lift the mood. Rosewood essential oil with its sweet, fruity, woody aroma lifts the spirits and balances the emotions. Geranium essential oil with its sweet, floral scent is uplifting , helps to relieve stress, anxiety and tension.

It lathers well as a shower gel, gently cleanses the skin and leaves it soft and beautifully scented. I love that it doubles as a bubble bath when I want to unwind in a soothing bath after a long day.

 
 
Another great box this month.  Thanks LoveLula!

 

Until next time,

 

 

Lola  

 

 

 

 

LoveLula Accredited Blogger Program Member

 

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