The 26 Best Beauty Subscription Boxes – 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards


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The Best Beauty Boxes of 2020

We asked you, our readers, to name your favorite subscription boxes of 2020, and you spoke! Here we’ve rounded up your top picks and go-tos for makeup, skincare, and more!

The best way to stay in the know about the latest trends in makeup, skincare, haircare, and beyond? You guessed it—beauty boxes. If you’re not sure where to begin, these recommendations from our readers are a great place to start. Filled with premium brands, new-to-the-scene products worth trying, and cruelty-free picks, this list is bound to contain the perfect box for your beauty hopes and dreams.

These boxes range from $5 a quarter to $49.95 a month. Whether your goal is to build your makeup collection or keep up with on-trend skincare products, you will absolutely find a box on this list of recommendation from subscribers in our community.

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The 26 Beauty Subscription Boxes Our Readers Recommend Most

Here are the beauty boxes that rank the highest among real subscribers:

1. BoxyCharm

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The Cost: $25.00 per month. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“I have no idea how they do it! So much amazing stuff and so reasonably priced.” – Karol

“Best customer service, I am always amazed by their products. How can they give us such great things for such a great price?” – Bee

About the Box: Filled with high-end brands and at least 4 full-size products (out of the 6 that are sent), BoxyCharm is a beauty box that excites its subscribers month after month. It includes amazing cosmetics like eyeshadow palettes, beautiful blushes, and a variety of lip colors to try, as well as skincare products, beauty tools, and other great beauty finds.

Check out all of our Boxycharm reviews and Boxycharm info to learn more. Ships to US and Canada.

 

2. Ipsy Glam Bag

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The Cost: $12 per month. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“Ipsy was my first sub and the only one I have kept throughout the years! Great products and CS!” – MzBev

“Ipsy is always a hit and has a wide variety of beauty products every month.” – Susan D

“For $12, you really can’t go wrong. There are makeup products I never buy anymore, because I get so much monthly! Plus with add-ons and picking one product…I mean, it’s like heaven!” – Amy

About the Box: The Ipsy Glam Bag subscription offers so much bang for your buck! It boasts a mix of high-end and drugstore products, a blend of makeup and skincare, and bonus beauty tools. This popular box thrills by including full-size beauty items in a stylish bag.

Check out our Ipsy reviews and Ipsy spoilers to learn more! Ships to US and Canada.

 

3. Allure Beauty Box

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The Cost: $15.00 per month. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“Allure delivers top-notch beauty brands and cult faves, AND a great mix of full, deluxe and sample sized items!” – Kay

“I would say this is the best overall for the price and products you receive. I’ve never been disappointed in this box subscription. It’s always fun getting this box every month.” – Rachel J

“Excellent value and new discoveries.” – Beka

About the Box: The Allure Beauty Box sends a monthly selection of premium samples from the top brands you love! Set at an affordable price point, this subscription is a stellar way to try the trending ingredients and current cosmetics you’ll read about in Allure Magazine. It’s especially apt for those who wish to sample the latest beauty releases before buying them full-size.

Check out all of our Allure Beauty Box reviews and Allure Beauty Box info to learn more. Ships to US.

 

4. Ipsy Glam Bag Plus

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The Cost: $25 per month. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“This subscription helped me develop a skincare routine. I am stocked with moisturizers, cleansers and serums from high-end brands for the foreseeable future!” – BC2

“Between the bag itself and the add-ons, the opportunity to get high-end full-size skincare is phenomenal. I feel like I have enough backup products to last until the apocalypse.” – MonicaHeartRN

About the Box: Ipsy subscribers who are ready for an upgrade can boost their monthly bliss with the Glam Bag Plus, which promises full-size products from well-known and up-and-coming brands. It’s all about the pretty palettes, brushes, effective skincare, liquid lip color, and more—and the selection is customized to your personal preferences!

Check out our Ipsy reviews and Ipsy spoilers to learn more! Ships to US and Canada.

 

5. Birchbox

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The Cost: $15 a month + free US shipping. (Note: Cost was $10 per month + free US shipping at the time of voting.) Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“Amazing value, especially with an annual subscription…the curated boxes ensure that I always get at least one nice-sized, high quality skincare item to try.” – Amanda P

“This is the very first box I ever subscribed too and its always been my favorite.” – Ariel

“The option to swap for points to use in the store is awesome!!!” – Jenny

About the Box: With its amazing assortment of high-end samples, Birchbox has been a reader favorite for years. Subscribers have the option to pick from several expertly curated boxes of samples, or choose a sample choice box, which entails hand-picking one of your samples and letting the rest be selected by Birchbox with your beauty needs in mind. This box is a great way to try the brands and products you’ve been wanting to try, as well as to discover new ones!

Check out all of our Birchbox reviews and our Birchbox info to learn more. Ships to US, France, Spain, and the UK.

 

6. FabFitFun

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The Cost: $49.99 per quarter. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“Great beauty products among the general lifestyle gear at great prices 👏 ” – davros

“I’ve been introduced to so many amazing items and brands via this box! I love this box and a lot of the items I’ve gotten, and I love their add-on sale!” – Char

“I’ve been getting these boxes for almost 3 years, and I have NEVER been disappointed!” – kten2u

What You Get: FabFitFun may be a lifestyle box full of wellness, style, and fitness goodies, but it’s also loved for its makeup and skincare items. They often include full-size beauty products that are high-quality and totally on-trend. Think eye masks, ingredient-conscious makeup, and and hair repair cream. And, with the promise of $200 value in each box, it’s hard to go wrong!

Check out our FabFitFun reviews or read this FabFitFun info to subscribe. Ships to US and Canada.

 

7. Play! by Sephora

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The Cost: $10.00 per box. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“Amazing value for the price and great brands!” – Shawna F.

“Love receiving samples of expensive items that I would not normally buy.” – Lily

About the Box: Play! by Sephora subscribers are sent samples of some of the top names and products in beauty, including effective skincare, statement-making makeup, and luxurious haircare. It’s a great way to try high-quality brands before buying it full-size, or to let yourself be pampered for $10 a month! On top of the deluxe beauty samples subscribers are sent, you also receive a fragrance sample, a PLAY! Book of tips and tricks, and a cute bag to store your new finds!

Check out all of our Play! by Sephora reviews and Play! by Sephora info to learn more. Ships to US.

 

8. The Box by FashionSTA

The Cost: $19.99 a month. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“This box has GREAT products at a very affordable price per month.” – JenBunnyTx210

“This was definitely my new favorite subscription of the year!” – Britt

“The Box by FashionSTA is not mainstream and gives luxury items you never think to buy yourself.” – Shelbylv

About the Box: This new-on-the-block box offers makeup and skincare lovers 5-7 full-size products per month, promising an $80-$150 value in each box. Subscribers rave about the variety, the reasonable price point, and the great balance of makeup and skincare products. Plus, each box purchased helps a non-profit based in LA—how’s that for beauty with a cause?

Keep an eye out for reviews of The Box by FashionSTA, coming soon! Ships to US.

 

9. Luxury Scent Box

The Cost: Starts at $15 a month. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“Best customer service and selection. A large selection to choose from and excellent quality.” – William R.

“Monthly perfume subscription you can find really unique fragrances that no other company has to try, great service.” – Danny

About the Box: This subscription is for beauty lovers who are all about exploring designer perfumes and colognes. Luxury Scent Box offers women’s and men’s subscriptions, and the option to receive one or two 9ml bottles of amazing aroma per month. Each comes in its own purse- or pocket-size case for safekeeping and style. Choose your own scents or accept selections from the LUXSB team—the choice is yours!

Check out all of our Luxury Scent Box reviews and Luxury Scent Box info to learn more. Ships to US.

 

10. NewBeauty TestTube

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The Cost: $29.95 per box. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“Great mix of products I’ve never heard of.” – Desert Cape

“I love the full-sized products.” – J.M.

“Full-size products let you try a product for a longer length of time which gives me a great feel for if I want to add it to my regular routine. I LOVE this box.” – Alicia H.

About the Box: NewBeauty TestTube is one of our community’s favorite subscriptions for trying new brands and ingredients. Subscribers can expect to receive a mix of well-known products and new high-quality brands that you’ll definitely want to experience. Plus each membership comes with a. free NewBeauty Magazine subscription!

Check out all of our NewBeauty TestTube reviews and NewBeauty TestTube info to learn more. Ships to US.

 

11. BeautyFIX

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The Cost: $24.95 per month. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“The number, size and variety of products can’t be beat for the price!” – Tat2

“Such an assortment! Something for everyone.” – Miztiph

“Great for high end finds.” – DusktoDawn

What you’ll get: BeautyFIX by Dermstore.com is known for its incredible-quality, esthetician-approved skincare items, but it’s good for the occasional makeup surprise, as well. You can expect over $100 in retail value in every box, made up of top of the line hydrating serums, nourishing creams, and anti-aging solutions.

Check out all of our Beauty Fix reviews and BeautyFIX info to learn more. Ships to US.

 

12. GlossyBox

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The Cost: $21 a month. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“Always has good skincare and a high end for an amazing price. Worth it.” – Apple

“Amazing products and good value!” – Anonymous

About the Box: GlossyBox sends a monthly haul of amazing cosmetics, skincare, and other must-have items in full and deluxe sizes! Filled with a fabulous combination of notable and under-the-radar brands, this subscription is one well-loved beauty box.

Check out all of our GlossyBox reviews and GlossyBox info to learn more. Ships worldwide.

 

13. Macy’s Beauty Box

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The Cost: $15 a month. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“Great products in generous sizes.” – JANAZ

“It has the most value for me. Always includes a coupon.” – trish

“This box is solid every month…Nice products and good-size sturdy bag (when one is included).” – Vic

About the Box: The Macy’s Beauty Box brings the beauty counter to your doorstep! Filled with 5 deluxe beauty samples from top-notch brands, a makeup bag, a bonus item, and a $5 coupon to use online or in stores, this subscription will fill your makeup bag with brilliant new products.

Check out our Macy’s Beauty Box reviews and Macy’s Beauty Box info to learn more about this subscription box! Ships to continental US.

 

14. Ipsy Glam Bag Ultimate

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The Cost: $50 per month. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“This is [an] absolutely fabulous box, it’s simple but it delivers everything and more. I love the brands the bags, I just love love love.” – Lynette

“Great value, good variety of products, excellent customer service and business practice!” – Lorraine

About the Box: This subscription is for the beauty fanatic who can’t get enough of the full-size products and incredible selection found in the other two Ipsy tiers! Kicking it up another notch with 8 full-sized items, 4 deluxe samples, and a large beauty bag, this glorious spread of makeup and skincare helps subscribers keep their finger on the pulse of the best brands and must-have products.

Check out our Ipsy Glam Bag Ultimate reviews and Ipsy spoilers to learn more! Ships to US and Canada.

 

15. Walmart Beauty Box

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The Cost: $5 per quarter. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“It always contains new products for all types of skin.” – Zendaya

About the Box: The Walmart Beauty Box sends subscribers a shipment of beauty samples for $5 per quarter, giving you plenty of time to explore your goodies before the next slew arrives! This subscription is a great way to try familiar brands that are sold at an affordable price point, without the risk of waste were you to buy it full-size first.

Check out our Walmart Beauty Box reviews and Walmart Beauty Box spoilers to learn more! Ships to US.

 

16. Petit Vour

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The Cost: $18 per month. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“Cruelty-free and such a wide assortment of quality beauty products. I end up using more from Petit Vour than any other box.” – Miztiph

About the Box: This one’s for the vegan beauty fans! Petit Vour‘s monthly box contains a mix of sample products and full-size items from unique, high-quality brands. Subscribers love using this box to discover ingredient-conscious alternatives to the products they use most.

Check out our Petit Vour reviews and Petit Vour info to learn more. Ships to US and Canada.

 

17. FaceTory Lux Plus

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The Cost: $49.95 per month. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“I love this box! It’s an incredible value!” – Lauren

“I found new and exciting skincare through this box that have become favorites.” – Carrie

About the Box: Beauty fans who love the sheet masks from K-beauty box FaceTory will adore the elevated experience of the quarterly FaceTory Lux Plus Box! Expect 10-12 items in each box, including a balanced mix of sheet masks and full-size beauty & skincare products. Sophisticated ingredients with high function is the norm with this amazing subscription!

Check out all our FaceTory reviews and FaceTory Lux Plus spoilers to learn more. Ships to US and Worldwide.

 

18. Sunday Riley

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The Cost: $95.00 per quarter. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“I love her products for my skin type.” – Jillian B

“You get HIGH end products.” – Anonymous

About the Box: Sunday Riley offers a quarterly lifestyle subscription box curated by the editors of their blog, The Sunday Edit. Included in the box are beauty and lifestyle items by popular brands—including a handful of products from Sunday Riley, of course! Full-size products such as sleeping oils, pillow sprays, perfumes, and supplements are common occurrences, and the pillowcases, pouches, travel items, and towels that are curated in are always of great quality.

Check out our Sunday Riley reviews and Sunday Riley info to learn more. Ships to US and Worldwide.

 

19. Target Beauty Box

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The Cost: $7 per box. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“I love the low cost and the selection of affordable items!” – DanaB

“Best box for your money! And you get coupons to shop in store.” – rummy

About the Box: You’re familiar with the dreamy selection of. hair, bath, and body products found in Target stores—the Target Beauty Box takes a sampling of those gems and sends ’em straight to you. This affordable subscription is a great way to try before you buy!

Check out all of our Target Beauty Box reviews and Target Beauty Box info to learn more. Ships to US.

 

20. Beauty Heroes

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The Cost: $58.95 per month. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“This is the only box that I continuously subscribe to. I have been with them for over 5 years.” – Lydea

About the Box: Beauty Heroes spotlights clean beauty stars two products high-quality at a time. Each moth, subscribers receive one larger “hero” product and one smaller or sample-size “sidekick” product from a new ingredient-conscious brand. If you’re always on the hunt for non-toxic skincare and makeup, you will love this incredible intro.

Check out all of our Beauty Heroes reviews and Beauty Heroes info to learn more. Ships worldwide.

 

21. Kinder Beauty

The Cost: $24.00 per month. Subscribe here!

About the Box: 100% vegan. Eco-friendly packaging. Curated with healthy beauty choices in mind. The Kinder Beauty Box is all about supplying subscribers with cruelty-free skincare, haircare, makeup, and other accessories!

Check out of our Kinder Beauty reviews and Kinder Beauty spoilers to learn more. Ships to US & worldwide.

 

22. Look Fantastic

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The Cost: $19 per month. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“Never disappointed by this box and I have subscribed for 3 years.” – Miss Pippa

“Love this box…always high end brands that we can’t always get here…it comes from the UK.” – Anonymous

About the Box: Look Fantastic is a UK beauty box that sends subscribers at least 6 skincare, haircare, makeup, and body products each month, curated around a changing theme. It arrives nicely packaged in a high-quality box that’s ideal for storing and organizing the beauty and skincare items you receive, and comes with a copy of the UK version of Elle Magazine.

Check out our Look Fantastic reviews and Look Fantastic info to learn more. Ships to US, UK, Canada, and Australia.

 

23. Margot Elena

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The Cost: $49.99 per quarter. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“Love this box, I have two subscriptions, one is not enough for me! Words do no justice—it’s the sights and smells coming from this lovely gift.” – Marsha B

“Great serums and masks.” – TRACI

About the Box: Margot Elena is the brand behind Lollia, TokyoMilk, and Library of Flowers. Each box contains full-size selections from those brands, plus beautifully designed stationery, wearables, luxurious fragrances, and lifestyle gifts.

Check out our Margot Elena Discovery Box reviews and Margot Elena Discovery Box info to learn more. Ships to US.

 

24. MINTD

The Cost: £70.00 per box. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“High end skincare. Every curation is amazing and well thought out.” – Annalisa

About the Box: MINTD Box is a luxury beauty box offering 4-5 full- or deluxe-sized beauty products from the most innovative and respected brands. Choose to receive these skincare items monthly or bi-monthly, and be prepared to welcome incredible quality into your beauty routine!

Check out our MINTD box reviews and MINTD Spoilers to learn more. Ships worldwide.

 

25. Laurel & Reed

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The Cost: $49.95 per month. Subscribe here!

About the Box: This cruelty-free and non-toxic beauty subscription provides subscribers with 4-6 full-size products. The box boasts a minimum value of $100+ and puts an emphasis on quality from the products to the classy packaging!

Check out our Laurel & Reed reviews and Laurel & Reed info to learn more. Ships to US.

 

26. The Clean Beauty Box

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The Cost: $41.95 per box. Subscribe here!

What Our Readers Say:

“This box has been vital to my efforts to get the gunk out of my skincare regimen. Always fantastic and effective products from a variety of really great brands, many of which I may otherwise not have known about.” – Karol

About the Box: The Clean Beauty Box treats your skin, hair, and body to clean beauty products that are conscious and cruelty-free. Each box is curated around a theme and showcases a featured brand (or two) that follows strict guidelines to ensure you get the best in non-toxic beauty. This subscription is a spectacular way to learn about new clean beauty brands two products at a time!

Check out our Clean Beauty Box reviews and Clean Beauty Box spoilers to learn more. Ships worldwide.

 

 


That wraps up our list of the best beauty subscriptions of 2020! Which boxes do you recommend?

 

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444 Comments

  1. Love sub boxes. Just signed up for fashionista. My favs in order are
    Fabfit
    Allure
    Sephora
    Ipsyglam

    Was a Birchbox fan for years but the products got redundant

  2. Stay away from BoxyCharm! Horrible customer service! Promises made and never kept! Servers are constantly being brought down when launching something new. You have to be glued to their Social Media or miss out on picking out Customization and have 24 hours from when they announce it or you miss out on it! You can be a member for years and they do not care if your parent or child died, they make no exceptions to that 24 hour window! They give some people $50 product that everyone wants while others get $15 product. You fill out a beauty quiz so they know what your skin tone is and your preferences are. Say you like red lipstick, you will get pink or nude every time and the people who like those colors will get the red. They make promises that are not true. Right before Christmas, everyone got the shaft! We paid $21 a month for years. Suddenly we we were paying $25 and the new Premium Box was $35 but if you canceled the base box of $25 you lost the Luce box that comes in December that is basically $50. So in December, we went from $50 to $85 and then in Jan to $60 instead of $21 for a more products but nobody wants to cancel because we didn’t know which is best and we were told if you had both in Dec, we could have the Story Book palette in both boxes if we picked. After everyone paid, they changed it and said no if you got the Luxe the Premium box is getting this awful Dose Of Colors palette and the base box was getting a smaller Story Book Palette. I was so upset! I had planned to give my niece one of my Story Book Palettes for keeps. Then, the day they were shipping out we were told some of the Premium boxes were getting the Natasha Denona Palette! Are you kidding me?! I was so upset. I just knew I would not be the box that would get it and of course I did not get it! They give you Charms to buy stuff but the Charm room is empty! It has become a scam!!!

    FabFitFun is the best, especially if you pay by the year so you can customize every box.

  3. What about Slay Glam Box? I expected to see that box which in my opinion is MUCH better than some that are listed!

  4. I subscribe to Laurel and Reed, Kinder Beauty, and Petit Vour. These three subscriptions are amazing and it feels good to know that no animals were used for testing. I am going to try The Clean Beauty Box for more cruelty free products.

  5. Whats going on?

    Does Boxycharm have the products in their boxes made in China in Boxycharms Lab?

    Is this True?

    Does Ipsy do this?

    Is this true?

  6. I’ve not tried any of the others but I’ve been getting new beauty test tube for several years now and the products are incredible. Mant are full-size and you get so much each time.

  7. Boxy is the only one out of these that I have tried, but beware of their scammy manipulative tactics. Doing the subscription is fine, they’re good at that, but dont fall for any of their “boxy pop ups” because they put products in there literally no one can use (horrible colors, unclear verbiage, etc) or even their charm room and ALL SALES ARE FINAL, even if it hasn’t left the facility, even if they havent gotten started on your order.
    There was one instance where I ordered something from the charm room, but instead of automatically applying your charms, it automatically applies your credit card. I made a second order with the actual charms and emailed them right away that I had made a mistake in ordering and to please cancel my order. All they said was all sales are final. Why do you have a button for a charm room with product in it if your charms dont automatically get applied? It shouldn’t be called a charm room, then, it should be called a store. Its misleading and the fact that I had been a loyal customer for a year didnt make a difference when speaking with them, or the fact that I legitimately didnt have the money for it. I cancelled my subscription shortly after, I’m sure I can find a company that actually values their customers.
    The one in the tube looks pretty dope.

    • of you didnt have the money for it, then how were you unable to make a purchase?

      that doesn’t make them a scam. I’m not even a huge fan of boxy, and I know better than that.

      • Maybe that money was meant for her electricity bill. Good grief!

      • I haven’t tried any of these and am trying to decide which is best for me. I am 50, just learning to use make up. I don’t use foundation or anything because I don’t know what to use!😁 I would also like to try animal friendly products. Any suggestions would be appreciated!

  8. I tried ISPY Glam bag off & on, but pretty pleased with Glam Plus. After hearing a friend talk about FabFitFun I had to try. The first box I loved, but didn’t realize it was an Editors addition. I did get the first box for a little over $30 (well worth), then the very next week I was charged full price for the Fall Box. It would have been nice if this was explained & I had a choice of just the Seasonal box. That being said I wasn’t as excited with the Seasonal box, but I got my money’s worth. The Editors box is much smaller that the Seasonal box making it look like you got way more, where Seasonal is a large box making you question is that all.

  9. The Ipsy glam bag plus does not ship to Canada. Only the glam bag does. Main reason why I’m leaving Ipsy.

    • That’s EXACTLY why I left Ipsy. I was frustrated with a drawer-full off unused samples that are free at Sephora. At the same time, I was on the waiting list for BoxyCharm premium. No sooner than canceling Ipsy, my premium wait with BoxyCharm was over! Excited to have full-size products. I feel better knowing that if the product is not for me, it will make a nice gift. Can’t gift samples!

      • Im an ipsy glam bag member in canada.Every month on the 2nd they have add on products that u can buy (up to 8)and these are some of the products in the glam bag plus and You get to choose from products that are full sizes $18usd and then $12usd and deluxe samples are $3
        It gets shipped in the pink box .
        Today being the 2nd, I ordered 8 extras.So altogether,13 products this month! I love that I save alot compared to the retail value of the items.

  10. I’ve subscribed to Ipsy, for a couple years. Their products are samples, but high end. The cosmetic bag alone, is worth the price of admission. Always comes on time. Ipsy has great customer service who actually answer phone/email
    and resolve any problem; including address changes.
    Haven’t tried Birchbox. Looks good; but I don’t need another $50 bill every month.

  11. I’ve been getting Boxycharm and Ipsy glam bag and the glam bag plus. I love both of them but I’ve been curious to try different ones. Fabfitfun and Play! looks interesting

  12. I’ve been doing Fab Fit Fun for years and it’s always given me great products, recently I’ve tried new subscriptions and hands down Boxy Charm is the BEST beauty box yet . I’ve also tried Ipsy, ipsy glam bag plus, glossy box, lip monthly, scent bird, and Birchbox . Glam bag plus is similar to Boxy charm and glossy box sends some good stuff too but hands down a FFF and Boxycharm are the best deals out of all them!

  13. Chatters just released their first beauty box. It doesn’t appear to be a subscription service though, at this point, however, it does indicate that they will be releasing boxes seasonally. Probably a good one to be watching for Canadians. https://chatters.ca/products/chatters-beauty-box

  14. Sephora $ Allure!

  15. Hey all, I want to send someone a gift. I kind of need a box that ships worldwide and offers quality full size products. I’m not a makeup person, I barely use it but my friend is always beautiful/elegant and she likes to look amazing all the time in profile pictures. Any suggestions? Thanks!

    • Cult beauty starter kit. All name brand items, some are full size and ships world wide.

  16. I love fff definitely get your money’s worth, plus the add on sale and edit sales are amazing, the prices for beauty products and skin care cannot be beat, I haven’t paid full retail price since joining and it’s all high end brands, I also like look fantastic for skin care, boxycharm is my favorite for makeup, I’d love to try the New Test Tube and the Margo Elena but neither ship to Canada which is disappointing!! I also really like Throne box ,it has a nice mix of makeup, skincare and other fun stuff included!

  17. I love Ipsy and Beauty fix. However, with Boxycharm, I did get some “loud palettes, lippies, eyelashes ect”. Personally, I wish there was a sub geared more towards us 51 + and beautiful babes! So, in sum I will never sub with BC, or Boxyluxe. This is a great box for the younger group of women or those whom act in a live play, abstract, bold, and very distracting. The makeup is very theatrical, and does not in anyway display a day to day NEUTRAL, REALISTIC, AND SOFT LOOK….. However, I must admit, the Bc and BCL ……. will never never touch my face!!!!! WAY too bold ect makeup. KVD was aweful, ect.In sum, BC/BLC are just little girls makeup.

    UMMMM, maybe focus on diversity, age and concerns like ipsy does….might want to youtube…

    • I agree! The 50+ crowd needs a version of Boxycharm although I have received some great skin care. I have tried several boxes including FFF but I still prefer Boxycharm. I’ve upgraded to Boxycharm Luxe.

    • I’m 47 and have had both Ipsy and BoxyCharm – canceled both after a couple of years. Ipsy almost never sent anything I liked regardless of how many times I took their quiz. BoxyCharm’s skincare products made the box worth it at times, but I do like eyeshadow palettes and lipsticks. However, 90% of the colors sent to me were ones I would never wear and often included things I never use, like eye lashes. So, basically my subscription boxes were more for gifts then my actual use.

      I would like a sub box that does cater to the maturing woman and perhaps in the colors I say I like in the quizzes.

    • You should definitely check out The Box by Fashionsta. It’s a really good mix of skincare and makeup. Most of the palettes are more mellow and contain nude colors. Their customer service is absolutely phenomenal as well.

  18. I look forward q month to the Ipsy, Ipsy Plus & Boxy Charm. They are presents in my mailbox & I love trying all the products. Always hopeing for a MIRACLE face cream & MIRACLE eye cream..😃

    • You’re a nurse aren’t you? 😊

  19. I love the allure beauty box it’s my fav so far, but I would like to try the Sephora Play beauty box.

  20. I’ve only tried one which is FabFitFun so will have to try others before I can say which one is my favorite

  21. The Allure box for me!

  22. I would love to try BoxyCharm!!! I currently subscribe to Allure (which I LOVE) AND Ipsy (which is hit or miss). I recently cancelled Walmarts box and Birchbox because I grew tired of getting repeat products. I have also purchased the Target box from my local retailer, and it wasn’t bad for the price point. Ut, Allure is hands down my favorite. I would love to try BoxyCharm before I subscribe to see if it’s a good fit for my interests.

  23. I would love to try ipsy, birchbox, or macys beauty box. Pinched for extra cash so I’ll just drool over what everyone else gets😜

  24. I love that Play! does such a wide variety of high brand samples, so I’d love to try that out.

  25. FabFitFun is hit or miss, but I’d say it’s my favorite of this bunch.

  26. I’d like to try NewBeauty TestTube!

  27. Ipsy Glam Bag Plus would be my favorite

  28. Fabfitfun

  29. I really like ” FabFitFun” box

  30. I haven’t tried a beauty box yet and really am hoping to try ipsy, birch box, or allure!

  31. Macy’s and Sephora it’s a tie….

  32. Just started really getting into make-up and skincare, but have been on the fence about starting a subscription. Atm highly considering Ipsy (Plus) & BoxyCharm. Ipsy on the personalization portion has great appeal and BoxyCharm for the full-size products.

  33. I don’t have any regular subscriptions to any of these right now, but my favorite from the past was BeautyFix. I would love to try new beauty test tube or boxwalla.

    • Beautyfix is, I feel is an excellent way to clarify, and prep your skin first and foremost. In sum, if you use a harsh exfoliator, that does some damage, My Grandmother aways told me to never rub lotion, cleanser ect downward, but towards the hair line. She was right, I look between 39-40……

  34. Birchbox

  35. Enjoy FFF, looking forward to my first Margot Elena box!

  36. I love fabfitfun because of the variety of items! Id love to try the sephora box next.

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