Monday, 31 December 2012

Sandy Santa

I accidentally bought one too many Lush gift sets before Christmas (did I really, or is that just my excuse?!) No really, I did. This santa scrub was included in said set, so I thought I'd have to use it up over the festive period... it would be rude not to. 

Sandy Santa is a citrus flavoured body scrub, perfect for getting rid of that wintery skin. I used this in the shower and was very impressed with the results. If your skin isn't too dry, you can quickly use this scrub and get away with not having to use a moisturiser afterwards due to the orange, rosewood and sandalwood oils. I also only use a third of the scrub at a time, as the whole thing would be way too much for me. So you can get about 3 uses out of a product this size - bargain!

I have to say though, Santa's red hat did create a massive mess in my bathroom. The dye is really pigmented and went absolutely everywhere! Luckily it didn't stain at all, but it did temporarily look like there'd been some awful accident in my bathroom. 

Overall, I love this scrub and I'll be definitely looking at Lush's other scrubs for a less festive replacement very soon! Have you tried any of Lush's body scrubs? x


  1. I have this although I haven't tried it yet so thank you for the review, I might crack it out tonight :)

    Happy new years! xo

  2. I've also got this too, I'm yet to use it though. I have fake tan on for tonight's festivities so it'll be great for exfoliating afterwards :D xx

  3. I bet this smells absolutely gorgeous! I think I could live with the mess ;)I'll pop into Lush and see if they have any left! x

  4. looks so cute! ^^

    Happy New Year :) x

  5. Awh, it looks so cute! I wish I had a Lush near me, they always have such nice stuff!

    Pip x

  6. great review- I really want to use a scrub now but I might give this particular one a miss- I don't think my.mum would enjoy the mess

  7. I've been wanting to try lush products for awhile now! glad to here they're great!

    Happy New Year!

    xo Michelle

    Fierce & Fashionable

  8. Yeah I hate it too when Lush messes up my bathroom. I really like their face cleansers but they are so messy :/ Let the good times rolls smells divine though!
    Thanks for stopping by my blog, you've got a new follower ;)

  9. I love this I got one too. Also at checkout the lady gave me an extra one as she said its slightly broken to sell. Looked fine to me. Also I got in the 50% off sale there having. Was so surprised when I went in there. Did not realise they had sales :)

  10. I have tried any of lush' body's scrubs,but they sound amazing! I am looking for a new body scrub, so I will be looking in lush on my next shopping trip! I hope they have some sort of body scrubs in and that they weren't just for Christmas! Xx