Sale Purchases!

A short but sweet post!  I don’t go shopping often but I’ve been a few times over the past few weeks, naughty!  Anyway, I’m a rubbish sale shopper so when I see a bargain I snap it up sharpish.  Here are a few things that I’ve picked up in the Christmas sales!

The Body Shop


Spiced Vanilla Body Scrub – Never tried this before but its a cream exfoliator and the scent isn’t too overpowering, so it’ll be good for my dry, sensitive skin.  £6 down from £12.50

Cranberry Shimmer Lotion I LOVE THE CRANBERRY RANGE.  I’ve worked at TBS as a sales consultant for over four years now, and every Christmas they bring this range out and that’s when it really feels festive.  Its a nostalgic scent for me, and its stunning.  I’ve been through a few of these shimmer lotions and stocked up until next winter! £3 down from £6

Cranberry Hand Lotion I already have about four of these, they are the perfect size to carry around in my bag and smell delicious, so I bought another few to last me! £1 down for £3

Cranberry Home Oil Fragrance My ultimate favourite home fragrance scent, gotta stock up on these (I’m such a hoarder, huh!  Its really terrible). £1 down from £3.50

Winter Trend Gold Glitter A gorgeous gold glitter that you can wear on your face, eyelids, hair and body, very festive and pretty for dressing up with. £3 down from £8

Brazil Nut Body Butter My favourite body butter, until it was disappointingly discontinued last year. ugh.  But I stocked up on these too, don’t you worry!  Smells amazing, very moisturizing. £6 down from £12

Brazil Nut Body Scrub Again, a creamy exfoliator, in my favourite TBS scent. £6 down from £12


I haven’t been in Superdrug for ages, mainly because I can get the same things in Boots and use my advantage card, but I peeped in to have a look at the Sleek and GOSH range and saw this set!


I have no idea how much it was before, or if it was even in the sale, but it was such a bargain I had to get it.  £4.99

Includes Black Ink Velvet Touch Eyeliner (my staple kohl pencil), Lip Jam and a Green Eye Quad. I use the kohl eyeliner religiously, which is around £5 by itself, so I definitely saved here and got two more bits as well.  I love the colour of the lip jam and the green quad looks gorgeous, will try these out soon and let you know what I think.

Did you pick up any beauty products in the sales?  What’s your favourite festive scent?




  1. January 11, 2011 / 3:15 am

    Aw, you're lucky! 🙂 The Body Shop in Australia NEVER goes on sale.

  2. January 11, 2011 / 10:31 am

    I got Body Shop's Cranberry body scrub on sale, and a 5 lipbalms in a lollipop container as a gift for my friend in Ukraine. From Superdrug I got their Simple skincare gift set, actually I got 2 of them lol 🙂 One for myself, and another I think I'll use as a gift too for my US friends who don't have access to Simple greatness.

    I might go back and pick up that Gosh set, but I got the one I really wanted long time ago (it included their primer, this set not available now).

  3. January 11, 2011 / 12:02 pm

    Nice haul! Loving the Cranberry range and the Christmas lip balms in the little tins! The sales period begins next week where I live, so I'm definitely going to hit TBS for some goodies 😉


  4. January 13, 2011 / 4:47 pm

    Michelle – Awh Really!! Thats so weird, I hope they start doing sale soon for you guys!!!

    Lyuba-chan – Ohhh yesss the lipbalm lollipop was so adorable! I didn't get to see the other Superdrug gifts but that simple one sounded good, I might pop in to see if its still there!XX

    cbsg – Thank you!! I got a vanilla and cranberry lip tin each too when they were full price, really moisturizing! Let me know what you get after you go shopping!!xx

    Estefany – I get addicted by their stuff, its terrible for my purse! Haha! XX

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