I have a lot of “oh wow” thoughts about this box! So far for my annual subscription I’ve had a lackluster box and a great box, and I was glad that this box fell closer to the “great” end of the spectrum (although not all the way there…)
The theme for March was Creativity — all about expressing yourself in whichever way best fits you. I feel like this theme was a really easy fit for Birchbox, because pretty much anything that Birchbox sends out could be labeled “creative”. Makeup is something that I think a lot of subscribers probably experiment with, as is blogging. Still, I loved how the theme came across in the multiple box designs this month.
April has been a whirlwind of a month, piled full of homework, events, and other busyness. This month’s favorites are also all over the place — everything from old skincare to new skincare to old makeup to new makeup.
…that have been making my life better this week.
- Smoky Poppy Body Butter! I apologize for my excitement, but this product has been improving my life this past week. Since winning this adorable pot in an Intagram giveaway from @budgetbeautyblog, I’ve been using it as a hand cream every time I wash my hands. It’s worked wonders — no more dry skin on my hands!
- I wore NYC Nolita’s Lavender on my fingernails for much of this week, but I feel like it’s a little too dark for me. Now, I’m lusting after a pale lavender polish, like Revlon Charming or Mint Lavender Macaron.