LUSH – It’s Raining Men Limited Edition Shower Gel

Posted by Lipglossiping On January - 20 - 2011

Yum. Oh.

I’m a long-standing fan of Lush’s Honey I Washed the Kids soap. It’s got no whizz-bang exciting things going for it but it’s comforting. Like an old-favourite jumper washed many times over, I’ve been repurchasing it once or twice a year since my early twenties.

Which is why I was excited to see the scent launched into a new Limited Edition shower gel that goes by the name of: It’s Raining Men. Alongside the other limited edition launches for Valentine’s Day, It’s Raining Men will only be around for a short while… so I suggest you go sniff it out tout de suite!

It foams REALLY well… and to be quite blunt, when a shower gel (that doesn’t claim to contain magical properties) costs nearly £8 for 250ml, that’s an important thing to know about it.  It means that I can see this bottle lasting me for a good long time.  Judging by my usage of the sample I was sent, I’d estimate that it’ll still be going in 3 months time.  You really only need a drop on a bath lily to work up a huge lather.

As for the scent?  To me it’s a little sweeter than my HIWTK soap… just a touch.

It’s Raining Men is a saccharine feast for the shower that bubbles up beautifully and leaves my skin with a delicate honey-ed scent.  I like it and I’m purchasing a backup at the weekend in preparation for it leaving the shelves for good.

Lush – It’s Raining Men limited edition Shower Gel is available online or instore at LUSH


8 Responses to “LUSH – It’s Raining Men Limited Edition Shower Gel”

  1. Jess says:

    I had a sniff of this in Lush the other day and I hate to admit I really didn’t like the smell. I’ve never been a fan of honey scented products so that’s most probably well. It’s a good thing, now I won’t buy it I can focus on using up my Snow Fairy!

    xo

  2. Heather says:

    Ooh i’ve been wanting to get to a Lush to try this since it came out. I love HIWTK so i’ll probably love this too. Also want to try the Love Birds soap, the description sounds yummyy.

  3. Kristi says:

    I love the name and the scent! They should make this permanent. I had Snow Fairy and it was all I could do to use it up. I don’t like that one at all… or my Rock Star soap. I always use Honey I Washed The Kids because it smells so much like a baby soap that’s also practically edible. There isn’t that old honey smell you get with most scents.

  4. will have to try and remember to get this before it goes, sounds gorgeous!!

  5. ZebyK says:

    I’m off to grab a few of these this weekend, I love the HIWK soap (got one on the go atm actually!) but with my eczema soaps aren’t wonderful on my skin so I limit my use of it…shower gels on the other hand don’t seem to set me off! Huzzah!

  6. yumm I love honey scented products. I’ll have to go sniff this out soon.

  7. FaceFixers says:

    I like the smell of Honey I Washed The Kids, but my favourite smell has to be Porridge, closely followed by Sexy Peel.

  8. Lillian says:

    Oh i really like the scent of Honey IWTK but don’t like Lush soaps so this sounds great! But £8? :/ too rich for my blood.

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

The secret lives of beauty bloggers...

Hi, my name’s Charlotte and I lead a double life.  In my spare time, I take photos of doors. I’ve just returned from Prague, they …

Cherry Culture NYX & Milani Haul

A few weeks ago, Cherry Culture tempted me with another 20% off sale (I think it was 20%, I can’t remember exactly)… anyway, my goodies …

Join Acqua for Life on Facebook and raise a bucketload (literally)

Let me introduce you to the “Acqua for Life Challenge”.  A facebook campaign set up by Giorgio Armani Beauty (in conjunction with their popular fragrances …

Nonie Creme at NYFW for Butter LONDON

Follow Nonie Creme, co-founder of Butter LONDON as she shares her daily video diary from behind the scenes at New York Fashion Week Fall 2010. …

Send a more meaningful kiss this Valentine's Day and #kissitbetter

Whilst I don’t have anything against Valentine’s day, I wanted to dedicate today’s post to something a little more meaningful than my usual rose-scented beauty …

World Cup Nails? Look no further than WAH!

WAH Nails are offering the ultimate world cup accessory (other than having Ronaldo on your arm). Actually, scratch that… does anyone ACTUALLY fancy Ronaldo? He’s …

Finally...

…popped my NARS cherry – hoorah! Angelika is such a beautiful true pink, often described as bubblegum… but it shows up slightly softer on my skin …

If Liz Earle did nail polish...

…it would probably be a lot less stinky/toxic than this one! However, I was bored and looking at a bottle of Instant Boost Skin Tonic …

Essie Armed & Ready NOTD

Essie Armed & Ready is from the Spring Go Overboard collection and one that I picked up owing to it’s beautiful golden shimmer as perfectly …

BBLL – Saturday 17th July 2010

Have you tried Ellis Faas yet? Rae’s reviewing a few of these super-luxe, super-chic products, starting with Ellis’ Milky Lips line! Armani Blushing Fabric Second …

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 …

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, …

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