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I imagine as we head into Winter we are going to see more and MORE – Strawberries and Body Butters. I consider Strawberry as one of the tastiest fruit, and it is one of my favorites because of its health and skincare benefits. I was never crazy about its fragrance till I came across The Body Shop Strawberry range…..
Price : USA – $20 for 200ml , India – INR 1095
Product Name : The Body Shop Strawberry Body Butter
Product Description ( Claims by The Body Shop) : This rich and creamy Body Butter is a feast for the skin. It melts straight in to leave skin feeling soft and smooth. It contains Community Fair Trade shea butter and has a sweet strawberry scent. 24-hour hydration Great for normal to dry skin Sweet strawberry scent
How To Use : Use after bath or shower. Massage little quatity on your (body) skin in a circular motion.
Bnb Expert Tips (note that this is a body cream and shouldn’t be used on face) : Use little quantity after bath/shower and massage till it gets completely absorbed for maximum effect.
My Thoughts on Strawberry Body Butter ?
I remember walking in a brightly lit TBS store ( in a confused state ) hoping to get a good body lotion. The SA convinced me to get the strawberry body butter after claiming it was one of their best selling product. Without much thinking I got it and totally forgot about it. Till one fine day when I was running late and had no time to search for my favorite perfume bottle. I thought this pretty smelling body cream would work as a body mist / perfume for me, that’s how this love saga began…
The Body Shop Strawberry Body Butter contains cold-pressed Strawberry Seed Oil which is very high in linoleic and alpha-linolenic acids. These are essential fatty acids and are part of the Omega-3 group. All the ingredients together work to give you a super moisturized bouncy skin. I’ve tried everything on earth to relieve my dry elbows but nothing ever helped me. This Body Butter does the trick and I love the way my skin feels after using it.
I use it on my body after shower and I literally feel I get converted into a strawberry each time I use this, that’s how strong and fruity the fragrance is. The fragrance lingers all day on my skin and I do get compliments on the way I smell ! I find myself using this body butter more in winter even if it gives me summery feeling. Use it after shaving, waxing or when you want extra extra hydration for your skin. It instantly gives life to dull and dehydrated skin.
The texture and consistency is great – it spreads on skin very easily. Just a little amount of product is required for my entire body. If you use too much it can feel greasy, so a little goes a long way. The large tub contains a lot of product that can last up to 1 months even if used daily.
When you turn the jar you get to read the special instructions like NOT for Consumption and I must say do read that instruction carefully because it smells soooo yummy that I have to remind myself that its unfit for consumption :-D . You may also start liking strawberry ice cream, after using this Body Butter…
The Good –
- Smells delicious n yummy.
- Super Moisturizing.
- very rich and creamy
- Can be used after shaving or waxing.
- Cute packaging.
- Light and comfortable on skin.
The Bad –
- Expensive (but you can get it on sale)
- Feels Little greasy if you use more product.
Product FAQ –
- Where Can I Buy ?
You can buy online : USA Here / India Here. You can also get this in TBS store.
- Similar Products ?
The Body Shop Mango Body Butter, Shea Body Butter, Cocoa Body Butter.
- Is it suitable for sensitive skin ?
Every skin type is different, I request you to test any skincare product before applying on your precious skin.
- Why Should I use Body Butter ?
If you like strawberry fragrance. If you want a rich body cream. If you have dry dull skin.
- When / How to Use Body Butter ?
Like I said use a little quantity after shower on dry skin and massage till it gets completely absorbed.
- Will I Repurchase ?
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Have you tried any Body Butter ? Which one’s your favorite ?
Disclaimer: All products mentioned in this post were purchased with my own money. I am not being sponsored/compensated/paid to write this review and all opinions are absolutely my own.
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