If you haven’t heard of Lush, it’s an ethical cosmetic company, known for their handmade vegan products. They’ve since become famous for their selection of unique bath bombs. Lush is a company committed to reducing excess packaging, using fair trade ingredients, and fighting animal testing. Whether your a seasoned costumer, or a first time shopper, here are 10 lush products to try this summer.
1. Godiva Shampoo Bar
If you’ve never used a shampoo bar before, don’t be intimidated. The Godiva bar easily lathers, and doesn’t include any excess packaging. Simply rub the bar into your hands, or directly in your hair. It’ll leave your locks feeling soft, despite any damage. This certified vegan product is made with Shea butter, and natural jasmine.
2. Ocean Salt Scrub
If you’re someone that fake tans throughout the summer, ocean salt is the perfect exfoliator. It’s gentle enough for sensitive skin, but still gets the job done. It’s certified vegan made with sea salt, avocado butter, and lime fragrance.
3. Breath Of Fresh Air Toner
This aloe, and sea water spritz is the perfect lush product for a hot summer day. You can use it to cool a sun burn, refresh your face, or give your makeup a dewy look. Unlike other toners, it’s alcohol free, so it won’t irritate your skin.
4. Charity Pot Body Lotion
As the name suggests, this lush product will benefit more than just your skin. 100% of the proceeds go towards different humanitarian crisis including environmental justice, and human rights issues. This body lotion includes sustainably sourced ingredients such as, cocoa butter, and rosewood oil. It’s formula is great for moisturizing post-shave.
5. Dark Angels Face Cleanser
If your skin tends to become more oily during the summer, then dark angels can help you stay matte. This charcoal face, and body cleanser gently exfoliates to brighten skin. The mud base delivers a deep cleanse to fight breakouts, without drying your skin.
6. Sea Spray Hair Mist
Sea Spray will help you achieve the perfect beachy waves – without actually going to the beach. Spray all over your hair, either wet or damp, to create volume, and texture. Grapefruit oil, and sea salt will leave your hair smelling great. Think of it as mother nature’s hairspray.
7. Lust Solid Perfume
You might be skeptical of a solid perfume, but this lush product will change your mind. Lust contains jasmine, rose, and sandalwood – similar to the Godiva shampoo. It’s a deeper scent, that’s perfect for a summer night. Take the product on your finger tips, and apply it whenever you’d normally apply perfume. It’s also travel friendly for all your summer vacations!
8. Dirty Shaving Cream
For some of us, bikini season means constant shaving. If you’re someone that prefers a smooth look, then dirty is the perfect lush product (if you don’t, then that’s okay too). This product was designed for both girls, and guys. The oat milk, and lavender will help calm irritated skin. The rich cream works as a nice shaving base for all skin types.
9. Honey I Washed The Kids Soap
This beeswax and aloe bar soap will leave your smelling like carmel, and honey all day – try to avoid bees. You can buy different sized pieces in store, depending on your preference. It lathers well, without striping your skin. Even if you skip body lotion, you’ll leave the shower feeling soft.
All of these handmade products include natural ingredients that are perfect for summer. Lush incorporates ethically sourced ingredients, that are never tested on animals. So you can look good, and feel good at the same time.
10. Golden Pear
This new bath bomb will help you achieve the perfect summer glow. The citrus scent, orange oil, and sparkles will make you feel like you’ve spent the day in the sun – even if you haven’t.