This month, I got my best Birchbox yet!! I am loving the products I got this time, and I finally got some nail polish! If you're wondering what a Birchbox is, or if you want to see previous Birchbox posts, click HERE.
Ghirardelli Milk and Caramel Square:
Delicious. That's really it. I ate this within two minutes of opening my Birchbox, and I wish that there were 10 more of them. Yum.
(Full size - $4.25)
SKIN&Co Roma Cleansing Body Gel with Olive & Sicilian Orange Extracts:
This shower gel did a nice job of cleansing without drying out. My sensitive skin felt good after using it. The only issue I had was the scent. It was a bit too masculine for my tastes. But, scent aside, this is a quality product.
(Full Size - $17.50)
Dr. Jart+ Black Label Detox BB Beauty Balm:
So I have to confess that I had no clue what a BB Cream was before I got this sample. I had heard of BB Creams, but had no clue what they were. After a bit of research, I found that they are basically all your face products combined into one - moisturizer, sun screen, foundation, etc. I LOVE this stuff. It evened out my skin tone, concealed imperfections, and gave my skin a nice glow (without being shiny). In another month I should have enough Birchbox points to get a full sized version of this for free!
(Full Size - $36)
Twistband Thick Headband:
I've used the twistband hair ties before, and liked them, so I was glad to get this headband. You could easily wear it to the gym, or dress it up with a nice outfit. The black color is very versatile. This headband stayed in place very well, and didn't give me the dreaded headband headache. Love it!
(Full Size - $19/set of 6)
Color Club Nail Polish in Wild Cactus:
I was so excited to get some nail polish in this months box!! Emerald (the Pantone color of the year) is very trendy right now, and this polish is a gorgeous shade. The picture below is two coats without topcoat. My only issue with this polish is that it stains like crazy (as greens are known to do). Clean-up was difficult, but the color is totally worth the hassle.
(Full Size - $8)
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