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Lovely, long lasting scented body lotion.

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BuzzardBird Wed 29-Oct-14 18:20:47

I need to buy more sister a lovely scented body lotion for her birthday. She would like something to wear instead of perfume with a lovely perfume. (No clues have been given about notes).
Please has anyone any suggestions as I am suffering with a bug atm and can't get out to try them?
TIA

WitchWay Wed 29-Oct-14 22:21:51

L'Occitane

Pricy but lovely. I like their almond milk stuff smile

WitchWay Wed 29-Oct-14 22:23:14

here it is

Clure Wed 29-Oct-14 23:01:08

Angel by Thierry Mugler - lasts ages on me!

nequidnimis Wed 29-Oct-14 23:31:01

Anything by Jo Malone smells gorgeous and lasts all day.

WildBillfemale Thu 30-Oct-14 07:04:28

Clarins Dynamissante body lotion

Valsoldknickers Thu 30-Oct-14 07:10:24

I second L'Occitane body cream for having a beautiful lingering power.

Their Néroli & Orchidée is beyond gorgeous!

LaCerbiatta Thu 30-Oct-14 09:24:43

If you're looking for something a bit cheaper I get loads of compliments when I'm wearing bodyshop's shea butter body lotion (not the body butter)

hollyisalovelyname Thu 30-Oct-14 09:45:58

If she likes the Hawaian Tropic scent they do an after sun that can be used as a body lotion. Aren't they the same thing. The scent lingers.
Even thinking of Angel body lotion and I start to get a migraine smile

carrie74 Thu 30-Oct-14 09:49:07

LOVE L'Occitane Rose 4 Reines (v delicate floral) body lotion and perfume. I wear them separately not together.

LoadsaBlusher Thu 30-Oct-14 09:54:49

Was also going to say Thierry mugler angel lotion - really sweet long lasting smell.
Im hoping I get some for Xmas this year as bit too pricey to buy for myself !

hollyisalovelyname Thu 30-Oct-14 10:47:20

I think Angel is like Marmite - You either love it or hate it.

LoadsaBlusher Thu 30-Oct-14 14:54:17

definetely holly I only wear it on evenings out now as it's so strong , I know what you mean , I have friends who loyally refill their angel bottles at the angel fountain in Debenhams and others who really don't like it thlsmile

FishesTit Thu 30-Oct-14 17:52:25

Philosophy Amazing Grace, soft and feminine lasts all day on me.

BiancaDelRio Thu 30-Oct-14 18:00:34

I think I'd actually prefer to rub Marmite all over my body than Angel grin .

My suggestions are the Laura Mercier Soufflé Body Cream in Ambre Vanille.

And Diptyque Do Son Body Lotion. Gorgeous scent and really long lasting on me. Their Fresh lotion is lovely too.

RonaldMcDonald Thu 30-Oct-14 18:06:56

REN rose Otto

BuzzardBird Fri 31-Oct-14 09:12:19

Thank you for all the great suggestions, I have something to go on now. thanks

avagosling Fri 31-Oct-14 10:49:00

Fushi - bringer of peace lotion, gorgeous scent

StUmbrageinSkelt Fri 31-Oct-14 10:54:39

Angel's one I'd only buy if I knew she loved it. ::shudder::

hollyisalovelyname Fri 31-Oct-14 11:02:44

Rituals do a lovely scented body cream. Mei Dao. It's like a whipped body cream with a gentle subtle scent. They also do a matching body/ pillow spray. Just really soothing and calm. They have concessions in some UK stores, are also online and have a shop near Oxford Street in London. It's a Dutch company
If you don't like Angel you'd probably love this grin

Fubsy Fri 31-Oct-14 12:31:54

Liz Earle Silky Body Lotion. I like the bergamot and ginger but obviously it depends what your sister likes.

HeyMacWey Fri 31-Oct-14 16:04:27

Any of the laura mercier ones would be a good choice.
Long lasting and smell delicious.

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