The Body Shop Strawberry Shower Gel Reviews

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The Body Shop Strawberry Shower Gel Reviews

Hello all..!! Out here in my part of the country, the weather has started to change its course and so has the behavior of my skin. It tends to get oily sooner now after using a face wash so, changing my body wash to a gel based or mattefying one was required. So, while surfing through an online shopping site, I picked up this lovely smelling shower gel from The body shop. It is a reasonably priced, body wash from the.

TBS used to be my pet brand for body butters. Earlier until I tried on their other products, quite recently, I happened to try their face wash, body polish and Tea tree toner. Well, the only thing that motivated me to pick this particular product was its star ingredient Strawberry. Only a couple of days back I Got to know that strawberries are a great source of natural antioxidants and help in rejuvenating dull, tired skin.

Without further chit chat, Let us move on to the review.

The Body Shop Strawberry Shower Gel

The Body Shop Strawberry Shower Gel

Product Description:

The product can be best described as

  • It is a Soap-free gel
  • Lather-rich (which is not really true)
  • It has a Sweet strawberry scent

Directions for usage:

Take a small quantity of body wash gel on a loofah or exfoliating gloves or a wash cloth. It would not lather lavishly since, it is soap free so, lather lavishly and rinse off.

Shelf Life:

3 years

The Body Shop Strawberry Shower Gel

The Body Shop Strawberry Shower Gel

Price:

INR 275 for 60 ml, 425 for 250 ml

Packaging:

Packaging is pretty simple, no frills attached type. It is a sturdy plastic bottle with a white flip open cap to dispense the product. The bottle is leak proof and travel friendly but quite heavy. I guess, there is a smaller size available, too.

Texture and consistency

Consistency of this gel body wash is on a thicker side. Only the quantity equivalent to two to three tablespoons is more than enough. It does not lather much which is good as it is indicative of lesser SLS in this shower gel.

The Body Shop Strawberry Shower Gel

The Body Shop Strawberry Shower Gel

Key Ingredients:

Strawberry oils extracted from cold presses strawberry seeds, community trade honey.

Pros of The body shop strawberry shower gel

  • This shower gel manages to remove grime, oil and dirt from your body. It is best used with a loofah to work up a good lather and better cleansing.
  • Feels cool and refreshing on use.
  • Does not strip off moisture from my skin.
  • Pocket and travel friendly
  • Good for regular use
  • It smells very pleasant like freshly crushed Strawberries!!

Cons of The body shop strawberry shower gel

  • Thick consistency
  • Expensive as compared to other equally good shower gels in market
  • Does not stretch out skin but does not hydrate it, either.
    The Body Shop Strawberry Shower Gel

    The Body Shop Strawberry Shower Gel

My experience with The body shop strawberry shower gel

I use three tablespoons of this shower gel on a loofah for a single bath. It does not lathers much but manages to clean my skin thoroughly. It smells like sweet strawberries, which I find refreshing and revitalizing. The smell should not bother sensitive noses as it is mild in nature. It rinses off easily and does not stretch out my skin.

It keeps my skin oil free for at least 3 hours post usage which is good as summers are approaching. I follow this with the TBS strawberry body butter. This product did not break me out or cause any allergies.

All and all, a decent product for regular use. The smell is a definite bonus!

The Body Shop Strawberry Shower Gel

The Body Shop Strawberry Shower Gel

Rating:

4/5

Would I recommend this product again?

I am yet to come across a body shop product that has disappointed me. This shower gel does the job of cleaning quite well without stripping the skin of it’s natural moisture. The heady mix of sweet strawberry notes is something that is a signature of the body shop. Go ahead and grab it. Every TBS product deserves a try, as per me!!

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About Author

Pearl is from New Delhi. She is dentist by profession and a beauty, health and wellness blogger by passion. She find writing a great way to express her thoughts. Her hobbies are shopping, writing, blogging and music. She loves to spend her free time ad mist greenery and nature. She is a die hard romantic.She is a beauty enthusiast too and likes everything about makeup and skincare. Her favorite colour is Coral pink. Her skin complexion is fair with shoulder length wavy hair. She happens to have a combination skin. She likes to keep her makeup minimal and basic and is very fond of Corals, Beige, Bronze and Mauve. Nail art is something she is very fond of too.

  • tina

    If nothing i would want to buy it for its heavenly smell 😉

    • Apoorva Dhuper

      oh yes, it smells yummy!!

  • ishita

    Love its appealing packaging <3

  • yamini

    I wish it comes on discount next time i go TBS

  • Kripa

    Eyeing this shower gel 😀 great review