Tag: natural body cream

Empties: Body Creams. SVR, Soap and Glory, Kneipp

Body cream is probably the product that I go through the quickest, and I have quite a few in  “Empties” saved stories on my Instagram. Recently I’ve used up three more so thought I would share my thoughts.

Soap &  Glory The Righteous Butter, £10 from Boots/Amazon

I really love S&G’s quirkiness, the names, the description of the products, and the affordable prices, it ticks all the boxes. And while I do not like pink colour at all, it just works for the brand.  As for the cream, my favourite thing was the scent, so addictive. It reminds me of Miss Dior, by the way. I loved using this cream in summer, as for my very dry skin it was not enough in winter. The texture and the formula were lovely and easy to apply.

Who will love it: fans of heavily scented products; those who appreciate a good sense of humour.


Kneipp Lavender Body Lotion Relaxing, $18 from Amazon

I really

FoM Botanical Skin Balm Review

Regular readers  probably remember that I have very dry skin, so I was curious about FoM’s (Freshness of Morning) skin balm which I was given to try.

FoM is a natural brand from the UK  which has a nice little selection of luxury products. Their Botanical Skin Balm retails for £24 for 100 ml and comes in a glass jar, which I personally like.

FoM Botanical Skin Balm Review 1

The brand describes their product as  “Nourishing, firming and regenerating; suitable for Dry/Tired/Sensitive skin”. I did not use it for long enough to say anything about the firming or regenerating properties but it is definitely nourishing. Exactly what my dry skin needs!

This is a solid balm and I personally love applying  it after the shower or bath as it melts into the skin easily. And, wow,  it [my skin] does stay moisturized, flakes-free (yes, it is very dry; I have a certain disorder) smooth and