Victoria’s Secret Room 504 Nourishing Body Cream: Review

by Mily Jain on February 8, 2013 · 8 comments

Victoria’s Secret Room 504 Nourishing Body Cream: Review

Helloooo beauties

The product for review today is Victoria’s Secret Room 504 Nourishing Body Cream.
I was actually searching online for a good body cream for the winters when I saw this. I always wanted Victoria’s secret products so I thought let’s start with this one. Let’s see how it fared!

Quantity:

200 ml/6.7 FL OZ

Price:

12 $ but I got it online for Rs. 500.

 Victoria’s Secret Room 504 Nourishing Body Cream

Ingredients:

This is the part which I hate because this cream contains such horrendous chemicals, But more about that later. I thought of providing a picture of the ingredients rather than writing such a long list but I thought nobody would read it from the picture.

 Victoria’s Secret Room 504 Nourishing Body Cream: Ingredients

Water(aqua),mineral oil, glyceryl stearate SE, isopropyl palmitate, stearic acid, glyceryl stearate, fragrance(parfum),cetyl alchohol, triethanolamine, propylene glycol,,imidazolidinyl urea, persea gratissima(avocado) oil, methylparaben, dimethicone, disodium EDTA, propylparaben, calendula officinalis flower oil, prunus amygdalus dulcis(sweet almond ) oil, honey, lemon fruit extract, humulus lupulus (hops) extract, pinus sylvestris cone extract, rosemary leaf extract, bromelain,papain,camellia sinensis leaf extract, rice bran oil, glycerin, , sunflower seed oil, aloe barbadensis leaf juice, lilium candidum bulb extract, lilium candidum flower extract, sclerotium gum, xanthan gum, butylphenyl methylpropional, limonene, linalool,CL 17200,CL 42090, CL 60730.

What the company claims:

Check into room 504: an evening of “do not disturb”. A morning of lingering kisses. A sultry blend of amber and passion fruit. Relive the moment with this fragrant body cream, a sensuous path to soft, touchable skin. Infused with our signature trio of skin-nourishing botanicals: antioxidant white tea and moisture rich rice and white lily milks for healthy looking skin.

 Victoria’s Secret Room 504 Nourishing Body Cream 2

 

My experience with  Victoria’s Secret Room 504 Nourishing Body Cream:

I will share the truth  with you all. My skin becomes very dry during winters and this cream is perfect for winters. Its hydrating power is amazing and lasts for long too. The smell is just ok but not the fragrance which I would expect from Victoria’s secret. Everybody will not appreciate this smell. Now I will come to the thing which kept me from using this cream, it is the ingredients!!!!The long list of chemicals that are in this cream including urea and parabens and methicones and mineral oil. This cream also contains many colors which are the last three ingredients in the list. Even though I never intended to use it on my face but I just cannot imagine applying urea on my body. Even though it contains many natural ingredients also, but they just cannot overcome the chemicals. So the last word is…here are many natural body lotions available in the market which are way cheaper than this and do their job wonderfully. So, I will not like to advice this cream to anybody.

 Victoria’s Secret Room 504 Nourishing Body Cream 2

Pros of  Victoria’s Secret Room 504 Nourishing Body Cream:

1) Extremely hydrating.
2) Smell is okay…Some may like it.
3) No greasiness after some time.

 Victoria’s Secret Room 504 Nourishing Body Cream 2

 

 Victoria’s Secret Room 504 Nourishing Body Cream swatch

 

 

Cons of  Victoria’s Secret Room 504 Nourishing Body Cream:

1) Contains parabens, cones, colors, urea etc which is a major no-no for me.
2) Not available easily.
3) Expensive ( personally I think there are many good body creams available which are cheaper than this and do their job wonderfully).
4) No SPF.

Final verdict:

I had so many expectations from this cream but I am just disappointed. Very very disappointed. I checked the other fragrances of this cream and all contain these chemicals.
IMBB Rating:

2/5 (2 marks for the hydrating properties).

 

Also read:

Victoria’s Secret Exotics Ultra Moisturizing Hand and Body Cream
Victoria’s Secret Dream Angels Heavenly Angel Mist
Victoria’s Secret Sweet Temptation Body Mist
Victoria’s Secret Love Spell Midnight Hydrating Body Lotion
Victoria’s Secret Strawberry & Champagne Body Wash
Victoria’s Secret Super Model Eau De Parfum
Victoria’s Secret Romantic Wish Body Scrub
Victoria’s Secret Romantic Wish Exhilarating Body Wash
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{ 8 comments… read them below or add one }

neha February 8, 2013 at 3:58 pm

Ouch :(

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mily jain February 8, 2013 at 4:16 pm

i know neha..broke my little heart with its urea :(

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jomol February 8, 2013 at 4:49 pm

bad that it didn’t work Mily….try Bath and Body Works :)

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mily jain February 8, 2013 at 4:52 pm

yeah i will try them neha :)

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mily jain February 8, 2013 at 4:52 pm

m so sorry..i will try them jomol :)

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Vineetha February 8, 2013 at 5:38 pm

Oh a dud :-(

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Nafisa Ali February 8, 2013 at 8:09 pm

a dud from VS, so sad :(

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neetu lohani February 9, 2013 at 10:44 am

Hawww urea.. :?? Never expected..

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