Beauty Buzz: Cowshed in South Africa plus a WIN for him!

A few weeks ago I was treated to one of the most beautiful brand launches I’ve been to in a while… the arrival of beautiful UK lifestyle and beauty brand, Cowshed in South Africa.

Not only is the aesthetic of this brand really lovely, it’s also got a super fun personality behind it that will surely make it a popular one when it comes to gifts – for giving and receiving!

I fell in love with the brand and the beautiful products so I thought I’d share a bit more about both with you today…


About Cowshed

Started in a disused cowshed at Babington House in 1998, Cowshed has since evolved to become an award-winning bath, body and skincare brand.

The brand’s philosophy is to create products that are honest and natural. All Cowshed products are made in England from the best in organic and fairly traded plant extracts and essential oils.

The Cowshed range of gorgeously scented botanically-inspired products cater for each individual and are specifically designed to suit the mood of each customer!

Whatever your current mood, the thoughtful scents and comforting textures of this fun range provide a moment that is sure to make a difference!

So, what’s your Cowshed mood?

Grumpy Cow

Overwhelmed with stress and irritability? An innovative blend of Red Mandarin and Bitter Orange is guaranteed to banish the blues. With its invigorating, refreshing blend of essential oils, this zesty citrus fragrance is perfect for lengthening a short fuse, or as a wake-up call. A mood-reviving wonder.

Horny Cow

Aimed at the amorously-inclined, this “mood” features a seductive blend of Rose Absolute, Patchouli and Vanilla to make you feel irresistible!

Knackered Cow

Feeling run down, burnt out and lethargic? A bespoke blend of calming lavender and uplifting Eucalyptus can help to unwind and relax.

Lazy Cow

When you want to sample life in the slow lane, Lazy Cow contains essential oils of sleep-inducing Chamomile, Jasmine and Sandalwood to clear your mind.

Moody Cow

Anxious? Irritable? Moody? This balancing blend of Rose Geranium, Linden Blossom and Frankincense offers an instant mood lift.

Wild Cow

Containing an unstoppable mix of energising Lemongrass, invigorating Ginger and reviving Rosemary essential oils, Wild Cow is perfect for when you want to start the day on a high or end the night with a bang.


My Favourite Cowshed Products

Cowshed Scented Candles (R700)


I’ve fallen in love with these gorgeous scented candles and recently featured my fave, the Horny Cow scented candle in a round up post of my favourite scented candles.

This one a seductive scent of rose absolute, patchouli and cinnamon for a warming, provocative blend.

Cowshed candles are formulated from pure soy wax, an environmentally friendly, sustainable, biodegradable ingredient. Cowshed candles are free from GMM, pesticides and herbicides and are suitable for vegetarians.


Gorgeous Cow Blissful Body Lotion (R420)


Happiness in a bottle! This blissed-out blend of Ylang Ylang, Moroccan Rose, Palmarosa and Lavender is unashamedly feminine.

The Gorgeous Cow Blissful Body Lotion is made from the finest quality Shea and Cocoa Butters to moisturise and tone the skin, this body lotion won’t leave your skin feeling sticky or greasy, plus it’s deliciously scented!


Knackered Cow Relaxing Bath & Body Oil (R399)

Infused with languorous Lavender and bracing Eucalyptus, the Knackered Cow body oil blend will magic tired muscles.

Natural essential oils and botanical extracts gently cleanse the skin and ease your body into sleep.


Mother And Baby Massage Set (R1 200)

I spoilt my sister and new baby niece to this gorgeous gift set and it was a lovely special treat the new moms AND the baby.

This pampering set combines products from the Cowshed Udderly Gorgeous range as well as from the Cowshed Baby Cow range (designed to protect and soothe delicate skin)


Bullocks Grooming Kit (R730)

Stuck for a Father’s Day gift? This Bullocks Grooming Set from Cowshed is just the ticket!

Tailor made to meet the masculine needs of the man (or men) in your life, this gift set contains a Bracing Body Wash, Soothing Moisturiser and Refining Facial Scrub. A gift that will surely be welcomed by all the dads in your life – be it your own or your husband, boyfriend, son or son-in-law!


In fact I love this set so much as a spoil for the special dad in your life that I’m giving 1 x Cowshed Bullocks Grooming Set worth R730 away today!

To win complete the form below…


Where to Buy Cowshed in South Africa

Cowshed is now available to purchase in South Africa at Melissa’s stores, select Woolworths stores and other retailers.

Please refer to the website for other stockists:


Kathryn Rossiter

Kathryn is a South African lifestyle blogger and mom of 2 who has been blogging daily for over 9 years! She writes about travel, health, beauty, fashion, decor and family... but not food (unless it's food she's eaten made by someone else) as she is a hopeless cook. She only wakes up early for 2 things... a red-eye flight to somewhere exotic and early morning game drives. She has just finished an extensive home renovation and would prefer to never see another box again. She's never met a chocolate or glass of bubbles that she didn't like!


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