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REVIEW: The Body Shop Bath Gloves

Review of The Body Shop Bath Gloves For Hands-On Exfoliation

I am an ardent fan of The Body Shop. So much so that when the whole issue of selling "expired" products surfaced, I still remained loyal to them. I buy their Body Butters, Shower Gels, Makeup products, perfumes, hand creams and even makeup brushes. However, I put my foot down when going for their exfoliating bath gloves.

A couple of years back while deciding on getting myself these bath gloves, I chanced upon a pair of these bath gloves in one of those stores that stock a lot of Chinese and South East Asian products. I was getting them for INR 99/- and of course it seemed to be a better deal than shelling out a whopping 300/- bucks for the Body Shop ones...

I was happy! It worked for me and I have never looked back... I have conditioned myself to "hands-on exfoliation" ever since! Then Westside came out these similar gloves priced at INR 175/- and I jumped... I switched to them and have been really happy and content with them...

And then tragedy struck... The day I realized that my current pair were on the borders of getting tattered, I went to the Westside near my place to restock, but they were out of stock... So I kept on visiting Westside stores whenever and wherever I could and they would perpetually be out of stock... This in addition to leaving me heart-broken, also left me feeling at a loss cause my current pair was seriously in tatters by now... So out of desperation, I gave in and purchased a pair of bath gloves from The Body Shop...

Of course I knew I was spending a certain amount of money for something that I knew I had been getting for half the price but desperation led me to the extreme...

So, the other day when I finally started using the TBS bath gloves, I realised in just one stroke that quality speaks for itself and no amount of money can change that... TBS Bath Gloves essentially serve the same purpose as does bath gloves from other brands and non-brands but the TBS ones are without a doubt are less abrasive! Oh yes! I could use them on my face as well and no I was not left feeling mutilated!

Price Of The Body Shop Bath Gloves

They cost INR 300/-

Available in pretty colors
Soft and not abrasive to use
Can be used on the face

Is on the expensive side

Exfoliating bath gloves are the best invention ever! Get yourself a pair.. However, if you don't mind paying a little extra and have sensitive skin then you must give this a shot...


  1. i have been suing one for few months now nd sumi kya batau its an indespncbl tool now

  2. I gotta buy this ASAP now :D :D

    I am following you via GFC! Please follow me back too! :)


  3. Sam pls explain na how do you use these? works for face as well?

  4. I too love these...but on face? don't you think bit abrasive for face?

  5. I have been using this gloves for years.One of the bath and body products that I love.But for the face, I am not sure. Good review by the way.

  6. I've never used these on my face, I find these gloves a bit rough.

  7. I am head over heels in love with 1 hour I spend in bath!
    My elbows, Knees & feet haven't been more softer ever.
    Never tried on face but my nose always itches :P


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