Bodycare Review: Bobbi Brown Beach Body Lotion

by PJ on Friday, September 18, 2009

in -Bobbi Brown,bodycare,fragrance

(image from Bobbi Brown)

Beach is one of the fragrance ranges from Bobbi Brown. It includes Shower Gel, Body Oil and Sunscreen Body Spray SPF 15. Today I am reviewing the Body Lotion from the range.

Bobbi Brown Beach Body Lotion is a relatively lightweight body moisturizer. It has a lightly creamy consistency and it is easy to spread. It moisturizes the skin well and doesn’t leave the skin greasy. It keeps the skin soft and the moisture is relatively long-lasting.

Some of its main moisturizing ingredients include aloe leaf juice, jojoba seed oil, sunflower seed oil, olive fruit oil and glycerine. The product also contains green tea leaf extract and vitamin E.

It features the scent from the Beach fragrance, which includes notes of jasmine and mandarin. Even though it is not too heavily scented, for me personally, the scent surprisingly took a bit of getting used to (considering the fact that I do like jasmine and mandarin notes). Perhaps this is because I usually shower in the evening and I find the scent to be slightly too zingy and invigorating for the evening. But it is certainly a fresh and summery scent.

The product is free of alcohol and parabens.

If you like the Beach fragrance, the Beach Body Lotion should be an appealing body moisturizer for spring, summer and fall. It should suit all skin types except very dry skin.

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{ 2 comments… read them below or add one }

Thepunkcat Saturday, September 19, 2009

I haven't used anything from Bobbi's beach range, I'm worried the scent would interfere with my fragrance. The ingredients sound great, though. I usually love anything with Aloe in it.

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PJ Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Hi Eru,

Yes, I think this body lotion can interfere with the fragrances you wear. Just for your reference, in my case, I usually shower in the evening and the scent doesn't last long enough to affect the fragrance I wear the next day.

Thank you for your comment again! :)

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