Whether it’s a birthday, Valentine’s Day or other special occasion finding the perfect gift can be frustrating and stressful. For longtime friendships it can be even more difficult at times to come up with something new. Let’s be creative this year and treat your friend, spouse or yourself to one of the latest trends, beauty box subscriptions.
Investing in cosmetics can be costly especially if your choices leave you feeling short on funds and satisfaction. With a beauty box subscription you will have the opportunity to discover tried-and-true products for minimal investment before investing on a full-size purchase.
One of the most popular is Birchbox. Each month Birchbox will send your own personalized beauty box with five product samples from high-end brands that may include haircare, skincare or makeup all with instructions on how to use them. Women’s gift subscriptions start at $10 a month. Men’s gift subscriptions start at $30 for three months to receive five deluxe grooming samples with each monthly box.
Allure beauty box offers at least five deluxe-sized product samples from major brands that their editors have tested and love. You will also receive a mini magazine with product information, how-to’s and beauty tricks. Gift subscriptions start at $45 for three months.
Glossybox is an international beauty company that offers five deluxe-size cosmetic and wellness samples hand-picked by their beauty experts and mailed directly to your door. Gift subscriptions start as low as $21 for one month.
With so many companies offering beauty boxes today do your research before purchasing to find the perfect box for your budget. But most of all have fun discovering new products each month with a gift that will be remembered long after the occasion has ended.