Review: Bentley Organic Calming Body Lotion with Lavender & Chamomile

Organic Beauty Week

As Organic Beauty Week continues until 25 September, I’m reviewing another great organic beauty product from Big Green Smile. (They also have some great special offers to celebrate Organic September.) Following on from yesterday’s review of Odylique by Essential Care Ultra Rich Balm, today I tell you about Bentley Organic Calming Body Lotion with Lavender & Chamomile.

Bentley Organic Calming Body Lotion with Lavender & Chamomile

Packaging

The lotion comes in a no-nonsense, plain white plastic bottle which can be recycled in my household recycling collection.

Green credentials

  • Made with 94% organic ingredients
  • Certified organic by the Soil Association
  • Free from parabens
  • No SLS/SLES
  • Free from petrochemicals, benzoates, phenoxyethanol and alcohol
  • Made in England

Be a Shade Greener verdict: Bentley Organic Calming Body Lotion with Lavender & Chamomile

Bentley Organic Calming Body Lotion with Lavender & Chamomile is a light moisturising lotion which is an excellent daily body moisturiser. It’s non-greasy and quickly absorbed. It has a very subtle lavender fragrance and I particularly like to use it in the evening as a post-shower body lotion due to the calming and relaxing combination of lavender and chamomile. Some reviewers find it perfect to use on their babies and children.

This is a brilliant price for an body lotion with 94% organic ingredients as it costs just over £5 for a large bottle which makes it very economical.

I know lavender and chamomile aren’t for everyone, but you don’t have to miss out as it’s also available in another fragrance, see Bentley Organic Balancing Body Lotion with Lemon & Pomegranate.

If your skin needs something more intensively nourishing for dry skin patches, then I recommend Odylique Ultra Rich Balm

Directions – how to use

Just squeeze the tube to dispense. For a natural product this has a good expiry date as you have 12 months to use after opening.

Ingredients – Bentley Organic Calming Body Lotion with Lavender & Chamomile

Aqua (Water), Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil*, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil*, Cetearyl Alcohol, Coco-Glucoside, Glycerin, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter)*, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil*, Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Vera) Leaf Juice Powder*, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract*, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Flower Oil*, Pelargonium Graveolens (Rose Geranium) Flower Oil*, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil*, Alcohol Denat*, Linalool*, Limonene*, Citronellol*, Sodium Benzoate, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Fruit Extract, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Fruit Extract, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit Extract, Citrus Tangerina (Tangerine) Fruit Extract, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Seed Extract, Tocopherol, Potassium Sorbate, Xanthan Gum, Citric Acid
* Certified Organically Grown Ingredient

Price and where to buy

Bentley Organic Calming Body Lotion with Lavender & Chamomile is available from Big Green Smile which sells other Bentley Organic products too:

£5.69 /250ml

Your thoughts

Have you tried this organic body lotion or any other Bentley Organic products? What did you think? Please post your comments below.

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