Condition your belly with cocoa butter and vitamin E in this extra-rich body butter. It’s specially formulated to help skin retain moisture and elasticity during your pregnancy. Keeping your skin healthy during pregnancy means more comfort now and helps belly bounce back into shape later. Phthalate- and paraben-free.
- 6.5 oz. jar of rich, 99% natural belly butter
- Softens and smooths with cocoa, shea and jojoba butters
- Fragrance-free rich belly butter specially formulated for moms to be
- Moisturizes mama’s skin during and after pregnancy
- No phthalates, parabens, petrolatum, or SLS
- Specially formulated to help skin retain moisture and elasticity during your pregnancy
- Helps belly bounce back into shape later
- Phthalate- and paraben-free
I used nothing but Palmer’s cocoa butter lotion on my belly for my first pregnancy. Post-birth, my tummy was as sexy as ever. For some ungodly reason (I blame pregnancy hormones, and the name of the product, since my husband calls me “Mama Bee” and I thought it was adorable), halfway through my second pregnancy I switched from Palmer’s to this. TOTAL FAIL. I gained less weight than I gained during my first pregnancy, and yet just a week after starting to use the Mama Bee Belly I started BREAKING OUT into small stretch marks near my belly button. I immediately switched back but the damage was done. Gone is my beautiful stretch-mark-less belly, and the (admittedly small) stretch marks are here to stay. I hate that I switched products; if you find something that works for you, STICK WITH IT.
Rachel Modoc, SC
I really like this cream. I’m not nor every will be preggo. But I do have dry skin. Particularly I like that is has no offensive scent. It goes on well, isn’t too greasy, absorbs nicely, and my skin felt great after. I do think it is too expensive. I wish BB had a different brand packaging for the same product. Many men in my life would love this if only it came in bottle form under a different label. THe lack of scent alone is brilliant!
Brenda Goldendale, WA
I get horrible dry patches (eczema?) during pregnancy, and I use this ALL OVER my body, not just my belly. My regular oatmeal lotion just can’t touch it! I also use their sugar scrub several times a week. The combination is the only thing that keeps me from shredding my skin due to the itch.
Edna Big Bend National Park, TX
Why do we filter it? Raw Unrefined Shea Butter is shipped from Africa full of impurities and broken shells etc. We Systematically clean most of it, we pack it well and we sell it as such. However 10% of all the impurities cannot be removed unless we melt the Shea Butter at a controlled temperature. Then We mechanically filter it, add shea oil to it to increase the ratio of the fatty acids then restore it to its solid state through a process we ( Organic Herbal Essence ) mastered in our Lab so that the final product is nevrer grainy nor brittle but rather soft and creamy. Please Note that Shea Butter hardens in cool temperature and softens when slightly heated. The filtered shea butter is much superior at the unfiltered one although both are RAW AND UNREFINED, it also saves time and money since the filtered Shea butter is ready for use right away.
- •Shea Butter very creamy, clean and Soft
- •Ready to use right away
- •Organic Grade A
- •Freshly made, shelf life 2 years
- •Please make sure the product contains the SaaQin logo and product label
This product is greasy and grainy. It does melt after rubbing it into your hands for a few seconds. The product came in a container that wasn’t sealed properly it is bright yellow and from what I understand from researching the description of what real unrefined organic shea butter is suppose to look like the color should NOT be yellow. There is a sticker on the container that says 100% authetic organic but I DON’T THINK SO!! Will not be ordering this product again from this seller! NO WAY!
Bettye Canton, ME
I purchased this product after my family continued to have ongoing issues with dry skin and hair. After reading about all of the benefits shea butter had to offer, I decided to purchase it. I chose this vendor due to the overwhelmingly positive responses.This product was a good substitute for the petrolatum, lanolin, and mineral oil based products were we using in my household. However, the positive affects began to wear off after about a month of use. I noticed dry areas returning for myself, my daughter, and my husband. I did more research to figure out what the issue might be.The real issue is that this product is not pure, organic, unrefined shea butter. It has been filtered, and refined. Additionally, some type of oil has been added to it. Oil, in most cases, does not moisturize. The molecules in oils are too large to permeate skin and hair shafts so they usually just sit on the surface. Shea butter is an emollient. It has sealing abilities as well as moisturizing abilities. Therefore, adding oils and refining it reduces its effectiveness.I would recommend only using this product in place of vaseline or some other non-moisturizing product. If you are looking for all of the REAL benefits of shea butter, purchase from a fair trade, certified organic website that guarantees unrefined, organic, un-tampered with shea butter.
Luella Morris, GA
Authentic Organic African Shea Butter Filtered & Creamy is so amazing. I melt it in the microwave for 20 sec. It looked like rich heavy liquid gold. I couldn’t believe the texture. It was heavy, thick, and rich. Nothing like the fake shea butter they have out on the market. It smelled like medicine. I never seen or touched shea butter so pure and rich before. This is a great deal for the price.
Kellie Granger, WA
Warm and buttery, 100% Pure Vanilla Bean Nourishing Body Cream leaves your skin as soft and sweet as cream and sugar.
- Rich in vitamins, antioxidants, and fruit oils and extracts,
- This nourishing body cream immediately hydrates and softens skin for a healthy, glowing complexion
- Free of harsh ingredients and synthetic chemicals, this all natural cream only uses the highest quality organic nutrients to keep your skin beautiful
I been looking for all natural lotion for a long time. I used to use dr. Bronner lotions but they were pricy and I was wary of drying effects, due to alcohol content.. When I found this product, it was a gift, because, it had no chemicals, and all the ingredients are natural. This cream is also made as butter, so you only need a little bit of lotion to cover your whole body, which makes this 8 oz tube last a long time. It also smells heavenly and I like that it mixes cocoa and coffee because, I heard that the antioxidant properties are good for the skin for anti-aging and healing.Update: July 22ndThis product is awful, I tried to give it a chance due to the natural ingredients but it ended up leaving a film on my skin and making my skin very greasy. This greasy residue will last for the whole day and can cause your skin to feel nasty all day. I feel like I have to use extra body wash to get this crap off my skin. I would not recommend this product. I suggest looking elsewhere for a natural body lotion. I’m going to go back to dr. Bronner lotion which left my skin soft and smooth.
Randi Comstock, WI
When I took my 100%pure products out of the package they were really warm and had a foul chemical like smell when I sniffed them. The lotion itself may not contail chemicals but the plastic containers certainly do. I’m discovering all plastic is toxic whether it says bpa free or not. NO MORE PLASTIC […]
Delia Osco, IL
The smell, which doesn’t last much longer than it takes to rub it on, reminds me of whipped cream made with a few drops of vanilla. It is a pleasant and natural scent.It is not particularly moisturizing, but it’s a nice light lotion for summer time. I’m not sure I will purchase it again. I find, if I don’t supplement this lotion, I want to reapply it once or twice a day to stay hydrated. I’m not game to rub lotion on myself 3-4x a day. In the AM and PM is where I top out.I prefer Ecco Bella original organic water free vanilla body lotion. The sweet vanilla smell is so pleasant and natural. And I get little whiffs of it throughout the day. The moisture lasts a full day. My only complaint being that it’s hard to get out of the bottle with the supplied pump. I usually have to cut the bottle open and transfer the lotion into a tub to use it. Meaning it does take a little longer to rub in than a thin lotion. I rub it on right out of the shower to lock in moisture and make application easier. It absorbs better than any thick lotion I’ve tried. It’s the perfect winter lotion. Ecco Bella is a little much twice a day in the muggy summer heat.I’ve been switching off between these two and am just the right amount of moisturized for the season.
Marguerite Fork, MD
Quality: 100% Pure, First Cold Pressed Raw & Organic Premium Grade – Certification : USDA Certified Organic Oil- Ingredients: 100% Argania Spinosa. Ethically Sourced through Fair Trade and Women’s Co-Ops & Organic Sustainable Farming. Comes in a beautiful frosted amber glass bottle with a very nice & stylish Treatment Pump & is packed in a nice Box. You will absolutely love the Excellent Quality of this Premium Grade Organic Argan Oil. Perfect for personal use, family & gifts. 100% Satisfaction Guarantee & Unconditional Hassle Free 90 Days Return Policy ( no questions asked )
- 100% Pure & Raw Organic Argan Oil for Face, Body & Hair – USDA Certified Organic
- Paraben Free, Fragrance Free, Sulfate Free – Gluten Free – No Chemicals & Cruelty Free Certified ( Absolutely NO Testing on Animals )
- All Natural & Cold Pressed Organic Oil – As Pure as it Gets – Nothing Added Or Taken Away To Preserve the Nutrients – Sourced Ethically Through Fair Trade, Women’s Co-Ops and Organic Sustainable Farming – Frosted Amber Glass Bottle – Treatment Pump & Glass Dropper Included
- 100% Satisfaction Guarantee & 90 Days Hassle-Free Un-Conditional Full Refund / Return Policy
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Shipped quickly. Nice packaging (gift quality). Product is perfect! I’ve never tried this oil before and heard about it in a magazine. The mag touted a different brand, but it was really expensive. So I found this on Amazon. I also use this oil on the back of my hands, and on my legs when I wear a skirt! So far the only negative is I can’t use it near my eyes. It does sting them, but slightly bothers them. So I use a separate cream for my eyes. I will definitely keep buying this product!
Rae Lowell, WI
I’ve been fooled by the ‘Argan oil’ label before only to find out that Argan oil is minimally used. Savanaah’s Organic Argan Oil is 100% organic Argan oil. I use it on my hair and on my face. I love it! Period.
Edith China Grove, NC
I got this product to combine with grapeseed oil and jojoba oil as a 3 oil blend for starting the OCM (oil cleanse method) for face care/washing/oil control/mild acne. the 3 oil blend i chose seems to be working out great and the argan oil itself seems to be of awesome quality. The package was pretty fancy and everything was secured and no oil leaking. I chose cold pressed for all 3 oils because of wanting them as pure as possible. The argan does have a strong-ish smell but it dissipates very fast and the results are worth it.
Traci Miamitown, OH
You won’t be able to stop yourself from staring in the mirror, turning from cheek to cheek and checking out that gorgeous glow radiating from your clean skin! Yes to Tomatoes Daily Clarifying Cleanser maintains your skin’s pH balance while removing excess oils and impurities, purifying and refreshing your beautiful complexion. Go ahead, spend a little extra time in the mirror checking yourself out – you’re balanced, beautiful, and beaming! 96% Natural Petroleum, SLS, & Paraben Free Cruelty-free
- Tomatoes and watermelon to banish impurities
- Contains Red Tea for keeping skin looking clear
- For Oily and acne prone skin types
- 96% Natural
- Cruelty Free
It works great on mild acne, but won’t make a dent in the more serious stuff. I could imagine that a combination of Yes to Tomatoes products, or a stronger scrub might do the job though. I’m still breaking out the Clean and Clear for the serious breakouts, but this does a decent job in between.The cleanser itself has a very pleasant smell. You can smell the Dead Sea mud, along with the sweetness of the fruits and veggies. It gives the cleanser a very pleasant smell. It lathers gently but well, and always leaves my face feeling clean.That said, this stuff is strong for sensitive skin. For the first few weeks, it really dried me out and cleared up all of my acne and oil. I would only use it once in 24 hours, then covered my face in lotion. I slowly adapted to it, but I would work up to regular use slowly if you have sensitive skin.I’ll keep using it because I like the smell and the way it makes my skin feel, but I won’t rely on it as my only acne fighter.
Jenna Wayne City, IL
Deceptive marketing strategies, with the different labels and same ingredients. Save your hard earned money and spend it on something you deserve!
Meagan Gordonsville, TN
I have acne prone skin and it also tends to be over dry. One day I decided to try the “Yes To Tomatoes” line and I am beyond impressed.I like the fact that this product is 96% natural. I am trying to get away from chemicals in my beauty routine. This cleanser makes my skin feel clean, but doesn’t give me that “taut” over dry feeling. Pair this with the Yes To Tomatoes moisturizer (see my review here-Yes To Daily Balancing Moisturizer, Tomatoes, 1.7 Fluid Ounce) and you have a winner!I used this in the morning and followed it up with the moisturizer. All day my skin was great, not too dry and definitely not too oily. The redness and irritation in my face is gone and I couldn’t be happier!The price is amazing-other brands’ cleansers cost as much as this product (sometimes more) and they’re not even organic. I am definitely a Yes To girl now 🙂
Nadine North Waterford, ME
Exclusive Signature Body Lotion formula, fortified with powerful ingredients like super conditioning Shea Butter, fast absorbing Jojoba Oil and protective Vitamin E, hydrates skin with moisture that lasts all day. Our non-greasy formula absorbs quickly and completely to leave skin feeling incredibly soft, smooth and nourished, making it the perfect daily moisturizer.
- Moonlight Path fragrance is an opulent floral bouquet that captures the essence of moonlit strolls in lush garden
- Key fragrance notes: French Lavender, Lily of the Valley, Oakmoss, Musk
This is by far my favorite B&B scent (I hate their vanilla scents and their fruity scents, they’re too darn sweet smelling!) But this lotion isn’t too sweet smelling at all. It smells like lavender but with a more sophisticated scent …. it’s hard to explain. I recommend this product hands down!
Samantha Mounds, OK
Priscilla Pippa Passes, KY
This is one of the best smelling lotions ever! It’s a very clean soothing smell. I would definitely recommend this to any woman who uses lotion often. It’s a nice smell that is not overpowering.
Mary Beatty, NV
Simplify your daily skincare routine with Lubriderm Men’s 3-in-1 Lotion. This specialized lotion, with minerals and essential moisturizers found in men’s skin, can be used as a body, face, and post-shave lotion. This lightweight, fast-absorbing formula moisturizes and soothes skin, so now your dry skin’s needs can be met with a single bottle.
- Can be used as a body, face, and post-shave lotion
- Moisturizes, improves, and soothes skin in just one step
- Aloe-enriched formula
- Lightweight, non-greasy, fast-absorbing formula
- Dermatologist developed
Have been using it for about a month. It does moisturize the skin, but the advertisement is worng. Its not really "3-in-1" and does not work as an after shave. I sure there are better products out there.
Evangelina Rockford, OH
I bought both this and Aveeno at the same time and figured I would try each. This doesn’t leave my skin feeling slightly sticky like the Aveeno does, but it also doesn’t work very well. It makes my face look greasy although it doesn’t feel greasy at all. I have also noticed it gives my skin more of a reddish tint for some reason. I would not recommend this.
Katelyn Linkwood, MD
I bought it for my husband who was always complaining about not having a good cream without fragrance and when he got this one , he was happy with!
Michele Stockbridge, VT
This creamy scrub with purifying micro beads cleanses and exfoliates, removing dead skin cells to leave skin smooth and even toned.
- Purifying micro beands gently exfoliate
- Removes dead skin cells while leaving skin smooth, radiant and even-toned
- Acts as a gentle clarifier, rich in emollients that leave skin soft
- Can be used daily for normal to oily skin, and every other day for dry or mature skin
- 3.5 oz.
I had received a small sample sized tube of this with a purchase I had made from Sephora. I gave it a try and WOW. You can immediately tell that this is not your average exfoliator. The little exfoliating bits are the perfect size to completely wipe away dead, dry skin without scratching and doing damage to your skin. I have dry skin so I only use it about every other day. It is a bit pricey but in my opinion, totally worth it. Also, a little really does go a long way.If you’re unsure about making the purchase, you should order it from Sephora because you can always return it to your local Sephora store. (though I doubt that will be the case.)
Deloris Red Lion, PA
I love this product. It does a great job washing away dirt and pore clogging garbage. It’s not too harsh and leaves my skin SUPER soft and smooth. I use it a couple times a week. By far the best facial polish I’ve used.
Brigitte Wheeler, IN
I love everything about this product, it smells good, it’s gentle enough for daily use, and it leaves your face feeling so soft and smooth. If you are considering buying this then go ahead and do it, you won’t regret it.
Jeri Berlin, CT
Ambi Fade Creams are developed to visibly reduce the appearance of dark marks and skin discolorations for an even, natural skin tone. When used as directed, you will begin to see results in as little as two weeks and results improve with continued use. Ambi Fade Creams are perfect for use on face or body and are available in two formulas to meet your unique skincare needs: For Oily Skin, and For Normal Skin.
- Visibly reduce the appearance of dark marks and skin discolorations
- Begin to see results in as little as two weeks
- Results improve with continued use
- Perfect for use on face or body
- Available in two formulas
While Wikipedia is not the final word on anything, it’s not a bad place to start. Even my pharmacology professor uses it for drug research. At the bottom of any article is a long reference list you can explore. I decided to look up the main active ingredient, hydroquinone and below is an excerpt. (Remember, “carcinogenic” and “neoplasms” are terms associated with cancer, and skin cancer can be deadly.) You might also want to see the Wikipedia article titled “Skin Lightening” for a good overview of safety and risks of various ingredients. It looks to me as though the alpha hydroxy acids (AHA) are a relatively safe bet for evening out skin pigmentation. I have blotches too, so I know what it’s like. It’s always best to make informed decisions, especially when it comes to your body.Excerpt from Wikipedia on “Hydroquinone”: In human medicine, hydroquinone is used as a topical application in skin whitening to reduce the color of skin as it does not have the same predisposition to cause dermatitis as metol does. This use is banned in some countries, including the member states of the European Union under Directive 76/768/EEC:1976.In 2006, the United States Food and Drug Administration revoked its previous approval of hydroquinone and proposed a ban on all over-the-counter preparations. The FDA stated that hydroquinone cannot be ruled out as a potential carcinogen. This conclusion was reached based on the extent of absorption in humans and the incidence of neoplasms in rats in several studies where adult rats were found to have increased rates of tumours, including thyroid follicular cell hyperplasias, anisokaryosis, mononuclear cell leukemia, hepatocellular adenomas and renal tubule cell ademonas. The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics has also highlighted concerns.Numerous studies have revealed that hydroquinone can cause exogenous ochronosis, a disfiguring disease in which blue-black pigments are deposited onto the skin.While using hydroquinone as lightening agent can be effective with proper use, it can also cause skin sensitivity. Using a daily sunscreen with a high PPD (persistent pigment darkening) rating reduces the risk of further damage. Hydroquinone is sometimes combined with alpha hydroxy acids that exfoliate the skin to quicken the lightening process. In the United States, topical treatments usually contain up to 2% in hydroquinone. Otherwise, higher concentrations (up to 4%) should be prescribed and used with caution.
Ashleigh Shell, WY
My experience with this Fade cream is that, it really goes a long way for me, I am oily-skinned of course, that’s why I chose this, but at first my main concern for a long time was these discolorations around my mouth where it looked like acid drooled down my lips, so often I applied this cream around them 3 times a day, (after I eat) and then in 1 week, I do notice they were fading and around my mouth was smooth. In about 2 weeks, my skin looked like it had a blur like everything is in a mirage with my other dark spots from pimple trouble.Then in a month I haven’t had acne problems because of this, and my mother looked at me while I was having a conversation with her and she got quiet while noticing my complexion. She goes “Wow, your skin look great… It’s glowing, it’s smooth, and beautiful color.” I didn’t know so I looked in the mirror and started to be self-conscious about my skin. I will admit when you have something nice, we humans have a thing of ruining something that’s going smoothly.DO not pick your face and go through being so conscious keeping on putting more Hydroquinone, I know that it’s a cancerous chemical bleach, but it depends on how you use it well. Keep out of the sun for it is very sensitive from you decreasing your melanin. We all can’t avoid most cancer causing environments, products, anything! But the first thing in your mind should be is pre-caution!
Maryanne Estell Manor, NJ
Ambi works extremely well for dark spots and patches. If you use an alpha hydroxy acid first, you will smooth the skin and make more receptive to the Ambi. Please DO wear sunblock all the time. I keep a spray can of Neutrogena in the car. I find that the smell fades in about 10 minutes. I use the formula for oily skin and get no break outs. Reduces Rosacea. Use on elbows, hands, legs, aging skin between the breasts and on upper chest. The only thing that I don’t like about any fade creme is that it can stain clothing. And that is the thing that keeps me breaking the regime. I like the tubes so much better than any little goopy jars.
Latanya Lawtell, LA
Body Lotion is a sheer moisturizer that is part lotion, part sesame oil. This whisper-light lotion glides on easily and allows skin to breathe, leaving it irresistibly soft and supple. Its luxurious formula is enriched with sesame oil to soften and smooth.
- Skin feels silky and moisturized.
- Absorbs quickly
- Non-comedogenic (won’t clog pores)
- Glides on easily
The light scent and smoothness of this product make it a favorite in our household. Doesn’t leave you sticky or tacky, nor does it bother allergies.
Francisca Bel Alton, MD
Sure, this lotion is smooth, smells great, and absorbs fully. I use it in the summer and in the mornings when I can’t wait for a more substantial lotion or cream to penetrate. Having said that, it does not work to alleviate dry or itchy skin, and it does not hydrate for very long. I have very dry skin and have been using it in conjunction with the body oil, yet it’s still not moisturizing enough. It is nice when I need something light, though, so I will keep it.
Sonya Midway, KY
I really enjoy this product in the warmer weather. It is lighter than most lotions, but still leaves my skin silky and smooth. I buy it every summer because I like it so much.
Isabel Mc Bee, SC