Wednesday, 20 March 2013

Soap and Glory-ously Smooth Skin...


Hiya... 

I thought I would share with you a couple of Soap and Glory products I picked up the other day in Boots.  Boots were, hopefully still are, doing 3 for 2 on Soap and Glory products (excluding cosmetics).

Being essentially walking dry skin in the cold months (and all the other months) I always jump at the chance for smoother skin.  So I picked up this gorgeous scrub and body butter.  Oh my God! I love these two.  The scrub has the most delicious lime scent, which is so refreshing, the smell makes me want to eat it. But I won't.  Despite being a sugar scrub it is gentle enough to use quite a lot, which I have been.
The body butter has a lovely vanilla scent, which normally I don't like but it's very subtle.  It's very thick but absorbs into the skin quite quickly.  I have been using these two quite a bit since I got them and my skin feels great.  Neither has that typical 'Soap and Glory smell', which I love, but I know not everybody is keen on.  So check them out if you're one of those people. 

For my 'get one free', I chose this face scrub/mask on an impulse.  I don't have much to say about this as I've used it once but then I got Lush's Ultrabland Cleanser, which I've been solely using to improve my skin (post to come).  However, that said, the one time I used it I did enjoy it.  It has a refreshing minty kind of scent, it feels very strong on the skin (which for my dryness isn't the best at the moment). But I do think it will really help cleanse pores... so I do look forward to using it in the future.

Have you tried any of these products, what do you think?  Any opinions on the 'Scrub your nose in it'?


40 comments :

  1. Since you mentioned that you got these the other day, I refound the love I have for my soap and glory scrubs! My skin feels fantastic and ready for some sun in Croatia! I was never keen on the face mask found it too greasy but agree that it smells gorgeous! xx

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  3. i've never tried these products before, but they look great! i'd love to try them! :)

    <3, Mimi
    http://whatmimiwrites.blogspot.com/
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  4. I did the same, I have dry skin too though and didn't realise that the Scrub your nose in it was targeted at oily skin. Like you, it was a bit of an impulse buy and I didn't do any research. I do like it though but will probably only use it once a week or something as to not dry my skin out too much! I am a new follower :)

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    Shelley
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  6. I've never tried any Soap & Glory products, but I may just have to, soft skin is always a must (:

    Also, I've nominated you for an award :)

    http://missisgoode.blogspot.co.uk/2013/04/a-to-z-challenge-v.html

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  7. I really like soap & glory. Love these.

    I really like you blog and am now following you via GFC.

    I'm currently having a giveaway for a beauty hamper, would love it if you checked it out ;) xx

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  8. For the longest time I have wanted to try more soap and glory products, they're just quite expensive in Australia :(

    I have nominated you for a Versatile Blogger award, I would love if you would look at my post about it on my blog http://everythinggeorgiax.blogspot.com.au/2013/05/versatile-blogger-award.html

    GeorgiaX

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  9. I love Soap & Glory products! :)

    Kelly xx

    http://thebellelavieproject.blogspot.co.uk/

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  11. Hey,

    I am so happy I stumbled across your blog, I really love your posts there super informative and really well written. I plan to follow you via GFC and bloglovin' (if you have one).

    I have a fairly new beauty blog as well, I'd love it if maybe you could stop by and take a look and let me know what you think about it. Thanks in advance if you do :)

    - Krystal
    @ captivatingkrystal.blogspot.ca

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  12. I really want to try Scrub your Nose into it!! That's one of the few Soap&Glory products neither of us own. Nice post! xo

    www.the-lipglossary.com

    <3

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  13. This sounds so good. I really want to try it because I've heard so many good things. Fantastic review, I love how your personality seems to comes across too! xx
    Heroine In Heels

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  14. Great post! Thanks for sharing!:)

    Hugs, Brittany, xx

    http://polkaanddots.blogspot.co.uk/

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  15. Soap and glory products are amazing x

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  16. love soap and glory!

    I've got a little giveaway over on my blog, which I thought you might like to enter! :)

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    Love

    Grace X

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  17. I used to love "scrub your nose in it"! Must repurchase this!


    BritishBeautyAddict

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  18. Amazing post!Your blog is lovely!!!! Would you like to follow each other on bloglovin' ? xxx
    Gleaming Spire // Bloglovin'

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  19. Lovely post! Great blog! I nominated you for the Liebster Award. The questions are here on my blog http://lipsticksandchanelbags.blogspot.com/2013/09/the-liebster-award.html

    xx, Nichol :)

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  20. Have you ever tried the Soap and Glory Hand Food Cream?? I get really dry hands because of what i do for a living and i found this was amazing! specially on my knuckles which can crack at times. Tbh i didnt actually notice a scent to it, but there might be!! Your post was good tho :)

    L x

    http://workingmumy.blogstpot.co.uk

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  21. Have you ever tried the Soap and Glory Hand Food Cream?? I get really dry hands because of what i do for a living and i found this was amazing! specially on my knuckles which can crack at times. Tbh i didnt actually notice a scent to it, but there might be!! Your post was good tho :)

    L x

    http://workingmumy.blogstpot.co.uk

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  22. Love love love soap and glory products!

    http://kelsielaurenxo.blogspot.co.uk

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  23. I just adore Soap & Glory, their scents always win me over. The scrub is fab, I have used tubs of it!

    Belle x
    Mascara & Maltesers

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  24. Oh I'd love to try the Scrub your nose it in! Is it really harsh to your skin ?
    http://alicespearing.blogspot.co.uk

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  25. I love your blog
    followed
    http://minimaysi.blogspot.co.uk/

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  26. Hey Sarah! I am also obsessed with Soap & Glory. I think the Sugar Crush Scrub is my favourite right now, I can't get enough of the smell! I loved your blog and have nominated you for a Liebster Award, feel free to take a look at my blog for more details. I have followed you and looking forward to more posts soon :) caraandcosmetics.blogspot.co.uk

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  27. Love the Sugar Crush body scrub! Not tried the buttercream but it sounds gorgey!

    Kelly x

    http://thebellelavieproject.blogspot.co.uk/

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  28. Soap & Glory is amazing! I love all their body butters!

    just started following you :) your blog is lovely!

    claresloves.blogspot.co.uk

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  29. The Soap & glory sugar scrub is my holy grail for the shower! Nice post:)
    xx

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  30. Hello Sarah...
    I really enjoy reading your blog. It would mean a lot if you check and follow mine if you like.
    xoxo Nika

    http://makeupbysparkle.blogspot.com/

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  31. I love these products, Soap & Glory's stuff always smells so good and girlie!

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  32. Ooooo I love their prodcts but havn't had a chance to try it!! Thanks for sharing!!!! Just followed you on GFC, hoping to hear back from you!

    xoxo, Mango ❤
    MangoRabbitRabbit's Blog | Miss Hana Eyeliners [Rev + Tutorial]

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  33. scrub your nose in it looks great!

    check out my blog, if you have the time?
    http://georgiaanicolaou.blogspot.co.uk

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  34. hello dear. you have very nice blog. I love it <3
    tell me what about follow each other, I always follow back so let me know (>‿♥)
    xoxo from Spain
    www.thegrisgirl.blogspot.com.es

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  35. 'Scrub your nose in it' and the body scrub sound wonderful! Thank you for introducing me to them! I've been wanting to try the Soap and Glory body scrub for a while actually so I will have to get myself a tub soon!

    Lou x
    Bluebird | Beauty and life blog

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