Lush is a cosmetics company devoted to using fresh and organic ingredients that will decrease the carbon footprint of humans on earth. With their green initiative and other ethical campaigns, they hope to inspire people to give back to the world.
We spoke with the supervisor of the Boca Raton location and she gave us the inside scoop on what she believes are some of the best products sold that not only give great results, but serve as conversation starters for what the company believes in.
This vodka-infused coarse and fine salt works as a powerful astringent for the skin. It’s mixed with avocado and coconut to hydrate the skin, while salt and lime clear away dead skin and dirt. Depending on the skin, Ocean Salt can be used from once a day or one to up to two times in a week. It also comes in a self-preserving version for those who forget to refrigerate!
Representing the company’s ethics, 100 percent of the proceeds from this purchase go to charities around the world fighting for environmental conservation, animal welfare and human rights. This hand and body lotion is sweet and light to the touch, with ylang ylang, rosewood oils and a cocoa butter base, it leaves skin moisturized and feeling soft. And it only contains seven ingredients!
Infused with Fair Trade ingredients from different parts of Africa, like shea butter and moringa oil from Ghana and aloe gel from Kenya, this body conditioner softens and conditions the skin. It is massaged onto the skin in the shower and washed off. Blended with ylang ylang, vanilla and Kalahari melon oil, this floral scent will follow you everywhere.
There is an entire line of face masks dedicated to the well-being of your face. “Don’t Look At Me” is a favorite with murumuru butter, lemon juice and ground rice. It also contains tofu which moisturizes the skin while the rice exfoliates. Other top picks include “Rosy Cheeks” and “Love Lettuce”.
A hydrating body wash called a shower smoothie? Say no more. All skin types can join in on the pampering with this rose oil and water wash as a must for “me time”. With amazing ingredients like jasmine, cocoa butter and neroli, your skin will feel baby-smooth. Apply in the shower, let it sit a minute and rinse. Repeat however many times you want!
If it was featured on Good Morning America, then you absolutely have to have it. While exfoliating and detoxifying the skin, Dark Angels is targeted at unclogging pores and cleaning up impurities. With avocado butter, black sugar and charcoal, it can replace harmful face wash as it deep cleans oils in the skin and relieve redness in the skin all while keeping skin hydrated and nourished.
This line of hair products has something for all of your hair needs. They are package-free, easy to travel with and contain minimal amounts of sulfates. “Seanik” is used to give the hair shine and volume. It contains seaweed, sea salt and lemon. “Montalbano” is another favorite with lemon, rosemary and olive oil to tame hair and clarify the scalp. “New” promotes hair growth with cinnamon and clove.
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Bath Bombs! They’re safe and easy to use for ages six months and up. The top three picks are “Intergalactic”, “Twilight”, and “The Experimenter”.