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Today I am going to review one of my favourite body lotions. Please read on to find out.
Product Description :
Daily moisture solution for dry skin, in squeezable bottle ideal for daily use. Introduces your body to a trove of nature’s treasures, including 15% Shea Butter (derived directly from the African Shea tree), natural honey, and apricot oil. Nourishes, moisturises and protects: keys to maintaining the look of health. Lifts the senses with subtle essences of jasmine and ylang-ylang.
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My take on Loccitane En Provence Ultra Rich Body Lotion:
I received this as a free gift with one of my huge loccitane hauls which I did last year. I was waiting for winters to arrive to use this lotion and I can safely say post winters that this lotion has been my best buddy throughout to combat dry skin and flakiness( only my facial skin is super oily rest is dry) It comes in a plastic bottle with a flip cap opening, the bottle is very sturdy and travel friendly. Coming to the lotion, it is a thick white coloured lotion which has a soothing fragrance which lingers for an hour or so. Though it claims to contain the scents of jasmine ( which happens to be my favourite) but i could not really trace the same. The lotion owing to its thick consistency takes a few seconds to get completely absorbed. I wont say it feels feather light on the body but doesn’t feel sticky either. You can actually feel your skin being moisturised, no wonder it has shea butter as the main ingredient .The skin feels supple for 3-4 hours. The best part is that only a small quantity is needed to cover the body.The lotion may not be apt for summers as one does not need that heavy moisturisation amidst the scorching heat.Also, I am unsure how it would fare on oily skinned beauties
All in all, it is a very good body lotion for people who experience dry skin during chilling winters.
Summarising, the pros and cons,
Pros of Loccitane En Provence Ultra Rich Body Lotion:
1. Extremely moisturising. Makes the skin soft and supple.
2. True to its claim of nourishing and protecting dry skin.
3. Travel friendly, sturdy packaging.
4. Has one of the best ingredients( shea butter) to nourish dry skin.
5. Only small quantity is needed.
Cons of Loccitane En Provence Ultra Rich Body Lotion:
1. Takes a few seconds to get completely absorbed.
2. Feels a little heavy during summers.
3. May not suit people who have oily skin on the body.
4. Long list of ingredients and not all of them seem to be natural.
Will I repurchase/ recommend Loccitane En Provence Ultra Rich Body Lotion?
Yes to both but only during winters.
4 out of 5 ( -1 because it can not be used all through the year)
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