Subscription Boxes

Lookfantastic Beauty Box: The Hero Edit June 2021

l received The Hero Edit in exchange for an honest review. This post also appears on A Year of Boxes.

Lookfantastic put out a special hair care edition of their beauty box last month with a collection of products “meant to detoxify, hydrate, and give strength to your tresses as the temps rise, and we all let our hair down.” I’ve still got a few to try but I wanted to share some initial thoughts anyway. On to the mane attraction if you will, June’s Hero Edit. This one sold for $35 USD/$45 CAD and promised a retail value of $95+.

Continue reading “Lookfantastic Beauty Box: The Hero Edit June 2021”
Books · Subscription Boxes · SWOON

Sweet Reads Box June 2021 πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦

I received June’s Sweet Reads Box in exchange for an honest review. This post also appears on A Year of Boxes.

Sweet Reads Box is a Canadian book box that sends you a new novel, something decadent to drink and eat and a few bookish items tied to the story or the theme of the box every month (ie. fun bookmarks, cute mugs, cozy socks, great-smelling candles and luxurious bath and body products) You can subscribe for 3, 6 or 12 months or buy single boxes to try or gift. Limited edition boxes are also released throughout the year. This fall will mark the co’s fourth anniversary and I feel like they’re only getting better and better. Let’s look at June’s edition.

Continue reading “Sweet Reads Box June 2021 πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦”
Subscription Boxes · SWOON

The Beauty Edit Box Summer 2021 πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦

I received The Beauty Edit Box in exchange for an honest review. This post also appears on A Year of Boxes.

More than any other season, I find summer the trickiest when it comes to makeup and skincare in that I want to use less but expect a lot more. I want to look natural yet polished, dewy but not shiny, sun-kissed but still be sun-safe. This week I’ve been trying products from the summer Beauty Edit Box and ‘tho it’s early days, I think I’m ready for my glow-up. πŸ™Œ The Canadian makeup and skincare subscription service delivers full-size products from indie, luxe and mass market brands four times a year. Here’s more.

Continue reading “The Beauty Edit Box Summer 2021 πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦”