10 Facts about Lush

Post On: March 31, 2017
By: Agustina

Get the interesting information about a cosmetics retailer on Facts about Lush. The official name is Lush Ltd. The headquarters of this company is located in Poole, Dorset, UK. The founders of Lush were Mark Constantine and Liz Weir. The latter one was a beauty therapist, while the former one was a trichologist. Both met in Poole, England while in a hair and beauty salon.

Facts about Lush 1: starting the business

Weir and Constantine decided to start their business venture a few years after their meeting. They wanted to sell the natural hair and beauty products.

Facts about Lush 2: Poole

Poole, Dorset in United Kingdom featured the original store of Lush. The Lush Spa is also located in the store.

Facts about Lush

Facts about Lush

Facts about Lush 3: Constantine & Weir

Constantine & Weir is a company established by Elizabeth Weir and Mark Constantine.

Facts about Lush 4: inspiration

Anita Roddick who had just established the Body Shop inspired Mark. He read her story in the beginning of 1980s.

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Facts about Lush 5: offering the products

Mark went to Roddick to offer his products. Roddick spent £1,200 to order products from him. Therefore, various recipes of bath and beauty products had been developed by Constantine & Weir to supply The Body Shop. It became the main supplier.

Lush Product

Lush Product

Facts about Lush 6: the right for recipes

The right of bath and beauty product recipes was purchased by The Body Shop with the price of £11 million. For the next five years, Mark and Liz were not capable to open another retail shop.

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Facts about Lush 7: the products

The products from Lush are created from the vegan and vegetarian recipes. This company produces marks, scrubs, moisturizers, shower gels, shampoos, soaps, cream, body cosmetic, lotions and others.

Facts about Lush 8:  the notable products

The bath bombs and toothy tabs are the notable products from Lush. The former one may create different colors. The solid bars are made of natural butters, essential oils, citric acid, and sodium bicarbonate.

Lush

Lush

Facts about Lush 9: Emotional Brilliance

The makeup line of Lush is called Emotional Brilliance. It was released in July 2012.  The cream shadows, liquid eyeliners and liquid lipsticks are included in the collection.

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Facts about Lush 10: the fruits, vegetables and plants

The fruits, vegetables and plants used to create the products of Lush include coconut, fresh papaya, rosemary oil, avocado butter and vanilla beans.

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