LUSH Tea Tree Water Facial Toner

Posted by Lipglossiping On June - 17 - 2010

LUSH Tea Tree Water Popular Toner

No, no, no… not that kind of popular…

Main Entry: pop·u·lar
Pronunciation: \ˈpä-pyə-lər\
Function: adjective
Etymology: Latin popularis, from populus the people, a people

1 : of or relating to the general public
2 : suitable to the majority: as a : adapted to or indicative of the understanding and taste of the majority b : suited to the means of the majority : inexpensive
3 : frequently encountered or widely accepted
4 : commonly liked or approved

This is my second bottle, I have a toner addiction.  It sits nicely alongside my million other addictions, I’m allowed though… I gave up smoking 2 years ago, these pale into insignificance by comparison.  I’d quite like to give up my food addiction though… am I going off on a tangent again?

Where was I?  (About 150 words in, without having said anything useful)

Ok…. LUSH Tea Tree Water… the popular toner…

I find this one particularly refreshing on warm days, the tea tree water is a beautifully cooling astringent that isn’t too harsh for my skin.  I’m not THAT oily, so don’t really have much call for astringent and was initially concerned that this could be a little drying… it isn’t.  It’s just refreshing.

Last summer, I kept one of these in my glove compartment in the car and whipped it out often on long journeys for a quick spritz.  That’s it really, it’s not mega-exciting… but it’s something that I’ve seen fit to repurchase, a summer essential if you like.

I do appreciate a short ingredient list… would appreciate it even more without the Methylparaben, but I don’t really know enough about the paraben controversy done to hold any kind of educated opinion.

I paid £3.25 for a 100g bottle.

What have you picked up from LUSH recently?


11 Responses to “LUSH Tea Tree Water Facial Toner”

  1. ZebyK says:

    Oh my god am I the last person on Earth to hear about this and the other lush toners?? Do you use these the same as the body shop vitamin E face mist? Can these be used to set make up as well? Eek now I’m excited and ready to go shopping again lol! :) Xxx

  2. Lauren says:

    I love the Grease Lightening blemish treatment, which I believe is tea tree too. It really is worth the dosh x

  3. I tried a sample of this and liked it but the price keeps me from purchasing.

  4. Lillian says:

    Great review. I’m not keen on the smell of Tea Tree though. I always apply my toner with cotton wool but i really like the sound of spraying it on.

  5. Suzy says:

    I tried that one, but it didn’t really tickle my pickle, so to speak 😛 It was refreshing, but other than that, I didn’t notice much of a difference…

  6. Diane says:

    I love spray toner and I especially love this one! I’m also a big fan of Breath of Fresh Air, one of their other toners.

  7. Redtiger21 says:

    I’m not sure I’d fancy spraying toner on- doesn’t it irritate the eyelids when it inevitably gets onto them?

  8. […] LUSH Tea Tree Water… worth a repurchase [Lipglossiping] […]

  9. Colin says:

    I was surprised to see methylparaben on the ingredient list too. If you are interested, and to be honest you really will have to be vert interested, I have written 8 (count them) blog posts on the full details of the paraben issue. I avoid them personally, but the story is that the safety data is not as complete as it ought to be rather than any specific risk has ever been shown.

  10. […] me it's all worth itGood luckGot a better answer? Share it below!Mouse here forRelated LinksLUSH Tea Tree Water Facial TonerRelated posts:What is a good diet + snacks to help prevent acne?I have acne on my cheeks..i need it […]

  11. Laura says:

    I tried this on a total whim actually, after being drawn into Lush by the smell! All ways the way. I love how it feels like its actually working rather than just being a nice smelly product but not really doing anything. I didn’t think it was too expensive either. Great review :) xx x

    Heroine in Heels

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

Be still my beating heart!

Since reading this post from BritishBeautyBlogger, my heart has been beating nineteen to the dozen and a few hours later, shows no signs of slowing …

Avon Big & Daring Volume Mascara Review

It’s been a while since I tried a new mascara, the truth is that I’ve fallen into an extremely comfortable relationship with Clinique High Lengths …

Burberry launches Burberry Body Tender EdT

Because we haven’t seen enough of Cara Delevigne and her bloody wonderful eyebrows mooching up and down the catwalk over the past month, Burberry are …

I'm guest blogging, go make me look like I'm interesting!

I’m guest blogging over at online beauty emporium Zuneta today.  I think I’m talking about mascara, I’m not sure – I changed my mind over …

Inexpensive Beauty Find: Want a daily solution for blackheads? Neutrogena promises to ELIMINATE them!

What do The Grand Canyon, The Aswan Dam, my blackheads and the Great Pyramids all have in common?  All totally visible from space. I’ve been …

So, how do YOU pronounce L'Occitane?

I came across this fun video on a late night YouTube session… Low Octane. Really? REALLY? Get off my planet. The only one that I …

Le lipstick, le MAC et le BIG Mac!

Last weekend saw VexintheCity and myself wandering the streets of Paris, city of lights and painfully stylish women.  What is it with Parisienne ladies anyway?  …

Red Lipped Readers – Part One!

Check out some of your gorgeous selves rocking a festive red lip look! 1. Kat from Click&Make-Up! is knocking ‘em dead in MAC Viva Glam …

NARS Purple Rain NOTD

If you like your purples, get ready to put a padlock on your purse. NARS Purple Rain is such a beautiful, beautiful colour.  A warm-toned …

Deal Alert: All Rimmel products now under £5 at Savers

We’re always moaning about how expensive high street cosmetics have become… it’s not uncommon nowadays to see high-street mascaras topping the £10 mark.  They’re supposed …

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 …

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 …

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, …

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, …

COMMENTS

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads