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AromaBox Essential Oil Subscription Review + Coupon- Sept 2016

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Herb Stop recently began offering a monthly subscription box filled with a variety of its essential oils. All of their essential oils are 100% pure except for the blends (obviously) and the precious essential oils, which are stretched with jojoba oil.


This box was sent to us for review purposes. (Check out our review process post to learn more about how we review boxes.)


The Subscription Box: AromaBox Essential Oil Monthly Subscription Box

The Cost: $19.99 per month with free shipping

COUPON: Save 15% off your first box with code MSA15

The Products: “Your box will arrive with 4 bottles (1/6 oz or 1/3 oz each) of essential oils, and/or essential oil blends, and/or roll-on essential oil blends. Along with your aromas, you will receive a description of each oil, 3 tips on using each oil, as well as any safety information.”

Ships to: US only

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This month’s box is all about “Respiratory Power!” One thing I love about this box is that Herb Stop’s themes are impeccably timed. Fall is definitely respiratory distress season, and I love that we will have these oils on hand!



The information sheet from Herb Stop is really impressive. There’s a lot of knowledge packed in here! Every oil they sent is matched with three different usage tips. That’s really helpful! Plus on the reverse side, there is a recipe for a clean sheets linen spray!

I also wanted to point out that their information sheet contains important safety information under each oil. A reader recently mentioned the dangers of essential oils and cats, so I thought I would mention this. It’s definitely great info to have on hand.


Cajeput – I love that Herb Stop has started included mostly essential oils that are more obscure. I had never heard of cajeput before, but it is often referred to as “white tea tree.” It does smell like tea tree oil! It’s good for opening up the airways, plus it’s a flea and lice repellant.


May Chang / Litsea – This smells a lot like lemongrass, but even more potent if you can imagine that! This is good for asthma and bronchitis, plus it has natural antiseptic properties.


Ravensara – This smells a bit like rosemary, which I love. Ravensara is an anti-viral and immunostimulant. Nice! It’s good for all kinds of illnesses including shingles, muscle cramps, depression, lethargy, bronchitis, sinusitis, colds, and flu! That’s impressive!


Thief Oil – Wow, I can definitely smell the clove in this! This blend of essential oils is great for preventing illness. In fact, the way it got its name is from thieves during The Plague who looted the dead but managed to never catch the disease themselves. So interesting!

Verdict: I am consistently impressed with the Herb Stop Essential Oil subscription. As I mentioned, the timing of their well-curated themes is absolutely wonderful and spot-on. I also really appreciate that they include safety information. Essential oils are pretty expensive, and the amount of oil in these vials is small. A little will go a long way, though, so I personally prefer having small amounts rather than bigger bottles I never use completely. The biggest part of the value to me, however, is all of the know-how that is packed into the info sheet! It speaks to not only what to use the oils for, but many different ways to apply them. I think if you are interested in learning A LOT about how to use essential oils to improve your health and your life, then this box is definitely for you!

What do you think of the AromaBox Essential Oil Monthly Subscription Box?

Written by Anna Rodriguez

Anna Rodriguez

Anna has been a fan of subscription boxes since joining Birchbox in 2013, but didn’t become a true addict until discovering subscriptions she could share with her children. Her favorites include Kiwi Crate and Fab Kids.

All views in this review are the opinion of the author. My Subscription Addiction will never accept payment in exchange for a review, but will accept a box at no cost to provide honest opinions on the box. This post may contain affiliate/referral links. Read the complete My Subscription Addiction disclosure.


  1. I really Love this box. There was so much info packed in this info slip. I am going to try a couple of the recipes that it gave to try.

  2. One of my absolute favorite subs which I never would have discovered without your reviews, Anna. Well curated and timely themes, high quality oils, and an info sheet that is actually useful all at a great price with swift shipping: What’s not to love about AromaBox? If I could only keep one sub I’d definitely have to flip a coin between this and the Crazy Cat Lady Box.

    • Careful with essential oils and your cats – many EOs are toxic to cats. 🙂

  3. Consistently my most anticipated box each month.

  4. Love this, hope next month is just as interesting and useful!!

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