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I’ve been a LUSH fanatic for about two years now ever since it helped bring back the skin I knew I had hiding in the trenches under the foolishness. Granted I did start eating healthier and drinking more water, but I think LUSH products helped me get my skin back on track. And while I’ve tried just about everything LUSH has to offer (yeah… they’ve taken quite a bit of my money) there are some staple products that I just can’t do without.
I’m falling more and more in love with their variety of face scrubs which says a lot because I am very particular with my face scrubs. I have sensitive combination skin, so the wrong products can really set my skin care regimen into a frenzy. Some scrubs are too harsh or abrasive while others just sit on top of the skin and do nothing for it. The 5 LUSH scrubs I’m going to recommend below do a little something different for each skin type, but work wonders in revealing a beautiful natural healthy glow once rinsed off.
5 Best Lush Face Scrubs For Sensitive Skin
1. Cup O’ Coffee: This face scrub also doubles as a mask which most of the LUSH masks do. It smells absolutely delicious and since I’ve started using this scrub last September it’s become a staple product in my weekly skin care arsenal. It also works amazingly as a body scrub too, which I’m thrilled about because I am still trying to get my back acne situation under control. A little goes a long way, and I usually leave this on forever but you really don’t need to leave it on longer than 15-20 minutes.
Ingredients: Organic Agave Syrup (Agave tequilana) , Kaolin , Glycerine , Coffee Infusion (Coffea Arabica) , Talc , Ground Coffee , Bentone (Hectorite) , Fragrance , Vetivert Oil (Vetiveria zizanoides) , Fair Trade Vanilla Absolute (Vanilla Planifolia) , Roasted Cocoa Extract (Theobroma Cacao) , Coriander Seed Oil (Coriandrum sativum) , Caffeine Powder , *Coumarin , *Limonene , *Linalool .*Occurs naturally in essential oils
2. Don’t Look At Me: Another face mask/scrub combo “Don’t Look At Me” is a BAE when it comes to exfoliating and tightening up pores. I don’t use this as often as I use Cup O’ Coffee so I always have it in the reserves when nothing else seems to be working. It’s a fun pretty blue color and dries up after about 15-20 minutes. Remove with warm towel and you’ll feel the rice granules removing dirt and leaving behind beautiful bright skin.
Ingredients: Glycerine , Kaolin , Water (Aqua) , Fresh Organic Lemon Juice (Citrus limonum) , Organic Silken Tofu , Rice Syrup (Oryza Sativa) , Ground White Rice (Oryza Sativa) , Rice Milk (Oryza Sativa) , Murumuru Butter (Astrocaryum murumuru) , Bentone (Hectorite) , Grapefruit Oil (Citrus paradisi) , Neroli Oil (Citrus Aurantium amara) , *Limonene, *Geraniol , *Linalool , *Farnesol , Fragrance , Blue 1 .*Occurs naturally in essential oils
3. Mask of Magnaminty: The trick to getting the minty scrubby goodness out of this mask is to get the non self preserving version. The container that lasts longer/ self preserving is more of a mask/ cleanser while the other variety provides a bit of a scrub/ exfoliation as you remove it. It leaves your face feeling clean and minty fresh!
Ingredients: Bentone Gel , Kaolin , Honey , Talc , Ground Aduki Beans (Phaseolus Angularis) , Glycerine , Evening Primrose Seeds (Oenothera biennis) , Peppermint Oil (Mentha piperita) , African Marigold Oil (Tagetes erecta) , Fair Trade Vanilla Absolute (Vanilla Planifolia) , *Limonene , Fragrance , Methylparaben , Chlorophyllin . *Occurs naturally in essential oils
4. Dark Angels: You knew once you saw the title that Dark Angels had to be on this list… you just knew it! And it too. Just like “Don’t Look At Me” I don’t use Dark Angels frequently because it is a powerful exfoliant/cleanser. But when I do… man do I remember just why I love this scrub so much. It does get your hands and sink a bit dirty but it is worth it to remove all of the gunk that is harboring in your pores. Dark Angels works best when followed up with a nice thick moisturizer to avoid drying out your skin! This scrub also works wonders on your body (best scrub I’ve used for my back acne thus far! )
Ingredients: Rhassoul Mud , Cold Pressed Organic Avocado Oil (Persea gratissima) , Glycerine , Powdered Charcoal , Black Sugar (sucrose) , Sodium Lauroyl Sarcosinate , Fragrance , Sandalwood Oil (Santalum austro-caledonicum vieill and Fusanus spicatus) , Rosewood oil (Aniba rosaeodora) , *Linalool , *Farnesol . *Occurs naturally in essential oils
5. Ocean Salt: My final LUSH obsession is “Ocean Salt” which is also a nice pretty blue/white mix and doubles up as a face and body scrub. I rotate between ocean salt, dark angels, and cup o’ coffee on my body depending on what I think it needs. Also I go the lightest on Ocean Salt because it is the priciest (always checking my budget before beauty).
Ingredients: Fine Sea Salt (Sodium Chloride) , Fresh Grapefruit Infusion (Citrus Paradisi) , Coarse Sea Salt (Sodium Chloride) , Stearic Acid , Fresh Organic Lime Extracted in Vodka (Citrus aurantifolia) , Sodium Cocoamphoacetate , Glycol Cetearate , Triethanolamine , Avocado Butter (Persea gratissima) , Extra Virgin Coconut Oil (Cocos nucifera) , Lime Oil (Citrus aurantifolia) , Seaweed Absolute (Fucus vesiculosus) , Violet Leaf Absolute (Viola odorata) , Glycerine , Lanolin , Cetearyl Alcohol , *Citral , *Limonene , *Linalool , Fragrance , Blue 1 , Methylparaben , Propylparaben . *Occurs naturally in essential oils
What is your favorite skin care go to? Share your recommendations with us below! I always love to try new skin care products. And I ask my puppy what she thinks of them… usually… she doesn’t care as you can see below!
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Hey there! I’m Melissa, co-founder of Trials n Tresses, natural hair and beauty lover, binge tv watcher and lover of life. When I am not creating content for TNT, I’m busy teaching the future of society.