Hip Hop Skin Care Coffee Face Scrub Review
One of the most famous shopping sites for cosmetics recently started selling Hip Hop Skin Care products. I had read the reviews of their strawberry face scrub here and Kiwi face scrub here, and badly wanted to try their products. Within a very short time, most of the Hip Hop products were out of stock and I was glad that I did get everything that I had wanted 😀
I wanted to order their kiwi scrub or strawberry scrub, but when I saw coffee, I couldn’t resist myself and bought one; you can guess how tempting coffee is for me.
So, coming back to the review, Hip Hop Coffee scrub is a creamy scrub with a coffee smell. Scrubbing granules are coarse enough for a good exfoliation.
Coffee rejuvenating scrub is a new concept in skin care. Its non –comedogenic effect, vitamins C, E and anti-oxidants provide an invigorating scent to awaken your senses and make your skin rejuvenated.
Coffee bean extract, Shea butter, Wheat germ oil.
Texture: Creamy scrub, but not too much creamy.
Smell: Coffee smell, but its artificial. It smells like some coffee toffees with a slight smell of some kind of a chemical.
Scrubbing Granules: Not too small, not too large, perfectly sized for a good exfoliation.
Packaging: Really good and attractive. Since it is packed in a tube, no hygiene issues.
Price: Rs. 50 for 60 g and Rs. 80 for 120 g.
Goodness of coffee is described by Sukanya in her Nature’s Co. Coffee Scrub here.
My Take on Hip Hop Skin Care Coffee Face Scrub:
As I said, I bought it for the coffee “thing,” so when I opened it, I was a little disappointed with the smell, but later on, that was not an issue for me. I got really used to the smell. As a scrub, it performs pretty well and I must say I am quite impressed by the product. I used to scrub once in 3 or 4 days, but since I am using this scrub, I use it every other day. The skin felt cleaner and smoother, blackheads have also cleared by this one and it didn’t make my skin extremely dry. I won’t say I felt like magic or something, but for sure, it’s a decent product which is very decently priced. I use it as a hand scrub too, in that way too, I like its effect.
Another point which is really commendable is that the company claims it to be a paraben-free product. I am always in hunt of paraben-free products. Also, they don’t do animal testing and the products are completely organic. The negative factor is after all these claims; they have only mentioned the key ingredients, which according to me is a very big turn off.
So, summing up my likes and dislikes towards the product:
Pros of Hip Hop Skin Care Coffee Face Scrub:
• The scrub is neither too creamy nor too runny. Texture is perfect for a scrub.
• Company claims that it has coffee extract, Shea butter and Wheat germ Oil, which are considered as very good for skin as they are rich in antioxidants.
• Granules are coarse enough to remove dead cells.
• Price is really low and comparing the quantity they offer, it’s dirt cheap. I am using it every other day as a face and hand scrub, since more than 2 weeks; and half of the scrub is still left.
• No parabens, no animal testing, and its organic.
• A paraben-free product at this price is really a steal.
• Gives a smoother and cleaner skin.
• Dermatologically, microbiologically and clinically tested.
• Non-comedogenic, it never broke me out.
• It contains vitamin C and E and anti-oxidants.
• Packaging is sturdy, attractive and travel friendly.
Cons of Hip Hop Skin Care Coffee Face Scrub:
• For many, the smell can be a turn-off, it smells very artificial, but it’s a matter of personal preference.
• Nonavailability, it’s not available everywhere, although you can order it online.
• Major con is that after making tall claims of being paraben free, organic, etc., only the key ingredients are mentioned. I would definitely like to know that if they have not used parabens as preservatives, then what else have they used as preservatives.
Overall, I like this product and I will totally recommend it to the scrub lovers and coffee lovers out there.
Will I Buy it Again:
Maybe yes, but not in the near future. There are a lot of other scrubs to try out O:)
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26 thoughts on “Hip Hop Skin Care Coffee Face Scrub Review”
Sounds good but I hate the smell of coffee so not for me! :nababana: :nababana: :nababana: :nababana:
aaw… if u dont like coffee , dont pick it.. All their scrubs are good, u can try other variants.. 😉 :whistle: ..
me wants this :)) the last time i wanted this, it was out of stock… wil check again now :yahoo: :yahoo:
Get this, u wont regret it.. its a good product and safe for our prodcuts.. :toothygrin:
:thanks: visakhi…seems like a good one :thumbsup: !!! will give this a shot sometime.. but filhal am obsessed with my natyre co. 😉 😉 :tongue: :tongue:
its a good one sukanya.. Nature’s co definetly sounds awesome, bt tht 500 anf this is 50 , bas ek zero ka fark hai :specs: …
Tht scrub is also on my list..
Visakhi, I got the kiwi one in this and jinal got this cofee one, from beauty cntr , mumbai :victory2: :victory2:
I find this decent enuf for the price …
nice revu :waytogo: :waytogo: :waytogo:
Yea, it defintitely is Nupur.. I really liked it…
Thank u… :thanks:
Nice review Vishakhi.. I think its time to try one of these Hip-Hop Scrubs!! :yahoo: :yahoo:
yes, yes try it.. u will really like it.. 😉
aww!! i would want coffee scrub to totally ozze the coffee smell.. what is the point otherwise. :(( bt atleast the scrub is good. 🙂
Yes Rati, the scrub is really good… O:)
I have used their kiwi and apricot scrubs and love both of them! for the price the scrubs are fab and really effective! will def try this one soon! :thanks: for the review
I too felt the same, for this price the quality is really great… :yahoo: … I will buy the strawberry one next 😉
‘ll try this for sure Visakhi. i luv coffee :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:
try it, i am sure u wont be dissapointed… :waytogo:
I bought this scrub out of sheer curiosity and have been regularly using it since. 😐 😐
I agree that though the smell can be a slight turn off , it’s a great scrub . I love the way my skin feels after scrubbing . :dance: :dance:
me too feel the same :hugleft:
I want to try this, but smhw te packaging is kinda turn off.. 🙁
Nice review Visakhi… :waytogo:
Thank u devi
i liked the packing O:) .. try this, quality is not a turn off here… 😉
is this for all skin types? I did see it on one of the websites but just cant seem to recall where I saw it..:(. i swear by the Everyuth walnut scrub at the moment but for this price the coffee scrub definitely seems worth a try atleast.
well sounds gud, bt i think i have never seen dis brand ….though i dnt lyk smell of coffee, bt wil def try dis one.nice review Visakhi…… :thanks:
Thank U Mamata.. I hope u will like it.. If u dont like coffee, u can try other variants.. 😉 ..
Do try it… With this price, its a steal O:)
Agli baar dikh gaya toh i will definitely get it! :yahoo: And for 50..I don’t see much to lose. :specs:
Nice review! :teddy: