Anti-Stretch Mark & Cellulite Project [5 Weeks]

I honestly don’t know when I discovered I had stretch marks. It sounds a little weird, but since I have always had scars around my hip area and leg, I just thought they were smaller scars I got doing who-knows-what since I’m quite accident prone; so when they weren’t disappearing, I decided to look into it more.

I feel like I must have always had some, but only realised what they were after finding out what cellulite and stretch marks were… In fact, I’m still not even entirely sure whether what I have are faded stretch marks, or cellulite, or both (would greatly appreciate any input in the comments).

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The Body Shop Fuji Green Tea Range

Cleansing and calming

A sneak-peek at The Body Shop’s Fuji Green Tea range to be released April 7th, including some first impressions.

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Though The Body Shop’s Cherry Blossom scent falls slightly short for me (I have high expectations for scents quintessentially associated with Asian culture), Fuji Green is actually a pleasant cross between Crabtree & Evelyn’s Aloe Vera and L’Occitane’s own Thé Vert scent.

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LUSH Pearls Massage Bar

Too tough a love.

On paper the LUSH Pearls Massage Bar should be everything I love.

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From the fun factor of neon pink sago bubbles to the ever-delectable Rose Jam Shower Gel scent (a guilty pleasure of mine). It even provides more moisture than that of an usual massage bar due to the addition of antioxidant argan oil. And of course- the visuals. Oh god, the visuals! Just look at how stunning that bar is! Pearls is by far the most bright and colourful of the bunch to look at; particularly in store, surrounded by the more creamy pale beiges of the other massage bars.

So why is it that I would rather go buy some cocoa butter and DIY a bar instead of going back for another?

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