LUSH Cosmetics as we know it today, came from very humble beginnings. Back in 1995, the original founders of LUSH pooled what little money they had to buy fresh fruits and vegetables. At a small shop in Poole, they created fragrant and fresh handmade products with them upstairs, and sold them downstairs. A customer suggested the name LUSH, and a beauty superstar was born!
Shortly after, two Canadians fell in love with the store and their products after visiting England, and instantly knew they had to bring LUSH to North America. The first store in North America opened in 1996 in Vancouver, BC, and the first U.S. store (San Francisco) followed in 2003. Today, LUSH celebrates the opening of their 200th store in North America!
Their brand new location opens today, in Toronto’s premiere shopping center, Yorkdale Mall, and we’re ready to celebrate with them! LUSH Cosmetics has been so kind to sponsor a very quick giveaway today on Beauty Junkies Unite, and it’s open to both U.S., and Canadian residents. Two winners will score a $200 LUSH E-Gift Card. YES! [Read more...]