It’s not for your pancakes!

Posted by Lipglossiping On February - 4 - 2010

Every year I do it.  I forget Pancake Day, or to give it it’s biblical name… Jif Lemon Day. (Tuesday 16th February incase you were wondering)

Do you remember those Jif adverts when you were a kid?  They were proper public service announcements weren’t they?

Anyway…

They Say:

Lemslip shower butter cream (£2.50 for 100g) from Lush has been given a makeover.  Lush’s butter creams are now more solid, similar to our soap, so easier to use in the shower and needing less packaging.

Lemslip contains fresh lemon juice, lime oil and sweet orange oil.  This one will awaken the senses and effectively cleanse dull skin. Cocoa butter moisturises the skin, along with extra virgin coconut oil.

I Say:

I love lemon things… food-scented things in general if I’m honest.  Mint, Ginger, Bubblegum… all a big hit with me.  I think this is more for oily skins, thanks to the antibacterial properties of those citrus oils.  I haven’t tried these Shower Butter Creams, but I do like the LUSH Shower Jellies.

I don’t think you can put it on your pancakes though.

Have you tried this or the other Butter Creams?  I’m kind of a LUSH n00b!


10 Responses to “It’s not for your pancakes!”

  1. Lady Gray says:

    I don’t like the butter creams much, I’m not at all keen on the consistency and I struggle to get a lather (which I know isn’t necessary for cleaning but I like it!) but they are super popular so it’s probably just me!

  2. Leanne says:

    This was the first Lush thing I ever tried in like… 2002 or something. And it remains to be one of the only things I would ever repurchase. It’s nice, especially if you keep it in the fridge in the summer – really refreshing.

  3. sarah smith says:

    I can’t use shower or bath products cos of my allergies but this is one of the ones I would definitely use if I could, i smelled it in the shop and it smells so delicious. Meh I will make do with the scrubs creams, although my mint julep scrub literally burned my lips yesterday, not sure if it was it or me getting carried away scrubbing!

  4. Jenni says:

    LUSH. *thinks of Stacey – what a bimbette!*
    Moving on ….have you tried Spice Curls? Spicy and I suppose it must have some lemon in it? I like the balms too. Flying Fox in a pot. And those solid shampoos. This reminds me I have about 5 empty silver Lush tins. If I weren’t spending so much on polishes I could afford Lush….

  5. tali says:

    I tried the more squishy version and was so dissappointed as they made a mess of the bath. But now that they are harder id give them another go!

  6. I loovvee the smell of lemslip but not crazy about the price!

  7. Melissa says:

    This looks delicious, I haven’t tried any of them but really want to now!

  8. Rebecca says:

    OMG I can’t wait until pancake day!

  9. Redtiger21 says:

    Cor!!! That shower btter thingy sounds lovely! I’ve had a few things from luch, i can take them or leave them tbh- but the smell is always lovely.

  10. Lillian says:

    I haven’t tried the butter creams but i really want the chocolatey one. Like you i’m a HUGE fan of food-smelling things, lots of people dislike them, but i think it’s great to smell like a big strawberry cream cake or something.
    And i’m so looking forward to Jif Lemon Day, i always make a huge pig of myself.

Leave a Reply to Lillian

RANDOM

Bare Minerals Marvelous Moxie Lipgloss in Game Changer

Whenever I write a post or a review about a lipgloss, I start it off with the words: “I don’t like lipgloss”. This is an …

Filipino Makeup! 4U2 I-Pro Professional Eye Make-Up Palette in Contemporary

I promised some decent swatches of some of the goodies that my beautiful friend Julia sent me from her home country, the Philippines!  Is there …

Inexpensive Beauty Find: Coppertone UV Protect UV Cut Milk Mild SPF27 PA++

This no buy thing has been wearing thin from the beginning.  If I’m honest, I’ve amazed myself at my new-found ability to resist the urge …

Dupe Alert: MAC Moon River / Accessorize Pretty Pink

As soon as I saw the veining in one of the latest Accessorize Merged Blushers… I knew I’d seen it before.  I didn’t even really …

Red Lips Day 8: Estee Lauder Pure Color Lipstick in Extravagant Berry

A rich, berry red with a small amount of shimmer… I’ve worn this beautiful shade plenty of times since I received it at a press …

A Quick Reminder: WIN with Beautique and Lipglossiping.com

UK ladies, you don’t have long left to enter to win a fabulous prize… WIN A £100 URBAN RETREAT VOUCHER PLUS A PAMPER HAMPER! Head …

The John Lewis Blogger Nail Art Challenge

I don’t do nail art very often, or even… ever, you just need to look back through my ‘nail of the day’ archives to see …

NEW Bare Escentuals Prime Time Primer Shadow in Chroma Violet

The new cream shadow range from Bare Escentuals had me foaming at the mouth when I saw swatches of them over on Temptalia earlier this …

Scentsational Fragrances with The Perfume Shop - Part Une

I know, I know… title is the pits… Do I look like Enid Blyton?  Cut me a break. I wanted to take the opportunity over …

Talking about pedestal products the other day...

…look what I’ve got in my grubby little hands! Hello lover, please don’t disappoint me.  Anyone got one of these little beauties, any tips?

POPULAR

CLOSED: Competition Time: Givenchy Very Irresistible L'eau en Rose Perfume!

Want to really spoil Mum this Mother’s Day?  Or perhaps you just want to spoil yourself?  It’s ok… I won’t judge… there are plenty of …

CLOSED - Win it! The Body Shop Expert Brush Collection

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning with a distinct “Hello Monday morning, I’ve been expecting you…” kinda feeling.  Maybe it’s …

Win a gorgeous "glow" trio with prizes from Urban Decay, New CID, & Arbonne!

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! WINNER IS: “IZABELLA” (COMMENT #96045) – WINNER HAS BEEN EMAILED!   It’s still January, the MET office have just issued yet another …

Hello? Is this thing on?

Phew, that was a little unexpected. For those of you who haven’t had the misfortune of reading my hand-wringing tweets and woe-ridden facebook updates, let …

Avoid the brush off with Oral-B Pro-Expert

There’s a new toothpaste in town. It’s lean, mean and err not very minty as it happens.  Featuring the revolutionary bacteria-busting ingredient Stabilised Stannous Flouride, …

Big savings on French Pharmacy brands, win my Escentual.com top picks!

I’m of the firm opinion that for the money, French pharmacy brands offer some of the best solutions for diffcult skin-types. Escentual.com have long been …

Win it! 3 EcoTools Bamboo Bronzer Brushes to win!

I’ve written about these before, you know I love them, I want you to love them too! So why not have a go at winning …

FOTD Busting out of the comfort zone!

You may recall my bitter moans last week about how when presented with a rare opportunity to spend an indecent amount of time playing with …

Dear Obesity...

We have been together for over 20 years, our lives so entwined that I’ve never been sure how to live without you.  I would like …

Urban Decay The Black Palette - Photos & Swatches

The soon-to-be-released Black Palette from US eyeshadow maestro’s Urban Decay is an altogether darker affair than the recent Naked set… The Black Palette includes 6, …

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads