Get Lush for Mother’s Day 2013!By TheStudentGuide
Because what every single mother wants to do this March 10 is relax.
Over here at The Student Guide, Lush is one of our very favourite places to shop. They make some gorgeous products at affordable prices and they support fresh, organic and non animal-tested products. Plus they smell delicious. So what better gift to buy your treasured parent this Mother’s Day than something from Lush’s special collection? Check it out.
Tulip reusable bubble bar
A bunch of flowers, but not as she knows it! Bubble bars are one of Lush’s specialities — if you haven’t tried one yet, they are their environmentally-friendly alternative to bubble bath — simply hold under a running tap and watch the bath fill up in a bubbly dream! This bubble bar is scented with tonka, cocoa and grapefruit and you can get six washes out of each wand. Plus, embedded in the label of each bar is a handful of tulip seeds for you to plant and pop on your mum’s breakfast in bed tray in a couple of weeks. Perfect.
Price: £5.25 | Buy
Happiness gift set
Inside this super cute gift box is a body butter bar infused with ground rice, ground almonds and aduki beans for an exfoliating and polishing slice of indulgence. There’s also a body conditioner packed full of nutritious ingredients including argan oil, cocoa butter, cupuaçu butter, brazil nut oil, almond oil and goji berries, and a peach scented massage bar. Plus, as if that wasn’t enough to send your mum into relax overdrive, there’s a green Fun bar — a citrussy burst of tangy lime and lemon essential oils to wake her up and keep her feeling fresh and focused. The Fun bar can be used as soap, shampoo, bubble bath or a scrub so let her make her own mind up with this burst of versatility!
Price: £14.95 | Buy
Secret Garden bath bomb
This ballistic is full of the joys of spring. A beautiful bright colour, the bath bomb is scented with rose, wild orange and rosewood oils giving an aroma that’s heady and floral but grounded with earthy tones. Plus, inside there’s a gorgeous secret — a centre bursting with rose petals of all different colours. The bath bomb will turn any bath these gorgeous shades of green and pink and is perfect to soak in after a hectic day of running around after people. This really is the perfect Mother’s Day present!
Price: £2.50 | Buy
Why not pick up a few and give them as a set? Check out Lush's selection of gorgeous bath bombs, here.
This Miranda soap is fruity and delicious and healthy too, packed full of fresh kiwi fruits, bananas, oranges and cherries. Inspired by the Portugese samba dancer, singer and actress Carmen Miranda, the soap is as fruity as her hats and will leave anybody who uses it feeling particularly spritely! This soap is gorgeous and an absolutely shameless slice of indulgence, why not pick up a piece for yourself while you're at it?
Price: £3.40/100g | Buy
Rosie gift set
If your mum is keen on flowers (and let’s face it, whose isn’t?), then this is the gift set for her! Inside this beautifully presented box which has some of the prettiest wrapping we've ever seen are four products; the Rose Jam bubble bar, Rose Queen bath bomb, Amandopondo bubble bar and Ro’s Argon body conditioner. The latter is a particularly special product which should be used like a hair conditioner and smoothed over the skin after a shower or bath to leave the skin feeling beautiful. Combine this gorgeous floral gift with a bunch of flowers and your mum won't know what's happened! One thing’s for sure, if your mum receives this as a present on Mother’s Day, you won’t be seeing her for a while!
Price: £15.25 | Buy
Ooh La La soap
Ooh La La would feel right at home in a stylish French lady’s boudoir and is perfect for fragrance connoisseurs and chic mademoiselles who appreciate the finer things in life. Fragranced with lavender, red grape juice and with hints of thyme and rosemary, this deep purple soap takes relaxing to another level. A slight indulgence, but one that would be much appreciated; grab your mum a slice of this for that special day this year.
Price: £5.50/100g | Buy
Brazened Honey fresh face mask
The final product on our list of suggestions is designed to really give back to your mum. Made up of lots and lots of ingredients which will detox and replenish tired skin, this face mask smells gorgeous and will hit any face with a burst of energy. Allow your mother a little ‘her time’ with this beautiful mask, and maybe prepare the tea while she's at it? Mother's Day comes but once a year.
Price: £5.95/75g | Buy
Whatever you get for your mum this year, even if it's just the delight of spending some time with her, make sure that you let her know how much you appreciate her...and then start preparing for Father's Day on June 16!