Hawaiian Body Products: Take a Tropical Vacation
Happyhippie.com recently reviewed some scrumptious
body products by Ola
- Hawaiian Body Products. Hawaiian Body Products
is a family run company with roots deep in Hawai'i. Their Ola Bath,
Body and Spa Products combine natural and organic ingredients
used for thousands of years
to detoxify, purify, rejuvenate and replenish the skin.
a non-stop slew of gray, overcast days here at the Happyhippie.com
homebase, the tropical scented
products transcended me to the fragrant volcanic
sand beaches of Hawaii with swaying coconut trees. I first tried
Lemongrass Cane Sugar body scrub in the shower. The fine granuales
exfoliation, and the exotic combination of Coconut Oils, Creamed
Coconut, Coconut, Mango Seed Butter,
Avocado Fruit Oil, Macadamia Nut Oil, and Kukui
Nut Oil, moisturized my skin into smooth oblivion. Any winter blues
my skin had were quickly extinguished by the all-natural body scrub.
I felt like the sugar was gentle enough to do a quick scrub on
my face. Although I'm usually sensitive to oils on my face, I had
absolutely no problems. My skin had a nice glow afterwards, with
a moisturized sheen. The only problem with this scrub, is that
is smells so good, that my normally short shower time turned into
an extended mini-vacation. Oops.
The next product I reviewed was the Ola
Pineapple Lime Body Butter. Besides the insanely divine scent of pineapple
and lime, this is an excellent body butter for legs and arms. I
put a little on my legs, with a tad more on my knees and elbows,
and my typically dry appendages had a nice sheen, and felt moisturized
all day. A little goes a long way, and the coverage is smooth and
The folks at Hawaiianbodyproducts.com also sent some
tiny vials of their scent samples. Many of their products are available
in these scents, ranging from Jasmine to Ocean Essence. The Chocolate
Coffee scent was delectable, but made me hungry.
Hawai'i's offers two type of packaging options. There is the "everyday"simple
packaging with beautiful and elegant labels, or the hand woven
palm leaf and coconut wood
gift or "makana" packaging. The coconut shell "makana"
packaging is pictured to the left. If you are giving a gift, or
just like having beautiful bath products to use, this is an absolutely
beautiful packaged product line, made from all-natural materials
right on the Island
Hawai'i' only uses ingredients that can be found in Hawai'i.
our own hydrosols ("soul" of the
plant) infusing locally grown and wild crafted botanicals in an
The company also buys from and
supports local farmers using all natural and organic ingredients
Everything they make is handcrafted with reverence and respect.
All of the products are not only beautiful, but they
do eminate a fresh, organic quality.
Check out Hawaiian Body Products, and take your own
mini-tropical vacation at your home.
by Meg at Happyhippie