Birchbox September 2019 ~ Sweet Simplicity Review

If you haven’t had a Birchbox yet, the premise is quite simple; for £10 (plus £2.95 shipping) per month you get a box of at least five beauty items that can be sample, travel, or full sized items. The September Birchbox looked promising as there appeared […]

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Birchbox + Paperchase ~ June 2019 Review

The June Birchbox has collaborated with Paperchase this month, one of my favourite companies! I love the box design and with it came a 20% off voucher and a postcard was supposed to be included, however that was missing. As beauty boxes become more competitive for […]

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Birchbox December 2018 ~ Review

Birchbox is still one the most straightforward of the beauty subscription boxes around; it’s simple in that you can cancel by the last day of the preceding month, and it’s £10 a month plus £2.95 shipping. There are options to pay for longer subscriptions (3, 6 […]

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Black Friday Week Beauty Offers

It’s that time of year again, and Black Friday seems to begin earlier each year as retailers scramble to get people to part with their cash as quickly as possible. Some deals are good, but are only valid while stocks last or for a day, so […]

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Birchbox with Etsy ~ August 2018 Review

The August Birchbox has no less than 10 beautifully designed drawer boxes this month as it joins forces with 10 Etsy designers. Unfortunately you don’t get to choose which design, but all are stunningly creative, and the drawer boxes are invaluable. I received a lovely flowery one […]

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Is This The End Of Birchbox Points?

Just about every company has a loyalty scheme these days with perks for subscribers or members, from airmiles, supermarkets, and coffee shops. We’re used to it, and expect it! Birchbox, one of the leading beauty subscription boxes has been renowned for of the best schemes in […]

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Birchbox ~ April 2017 Review

It’s been a while since I’ve had a Birchbox, but as I was in need of another drawer box to put my cosmetics in some sort of order, and so it was a perfect excuse to resubscribe. This month they have collaborated with Boden, and beside […]

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Birchbox ‘Beautiful Skin’ Limited Edition Box Review

This impressive Birchbox ‘Beautiful Skin’ collection brings together a selection of six premium branded skincare products. Limited edition boxes can be hit or miss, but this one contains items suitable for all skin types, and includes two full sized items, one of which is a Foreo […]

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The Beauty Site Customer Service Review

Things can and do go wrong in business, which is where excellent customer service can resolve issues, errors, and disappointments speedily and rescue a situation. @Birchbox, @LoveMeBeauty, @LookFantastic, @Clarins, @LatestinBeauty, and @TheBodyShopUK are companies that I’ve had to contact, due to issues with products or my […]

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Birchbox ~ A Not So Starry October 2016 Review

Disappointing, is too mild a description for the October box from Birchbox. Beauty boxes are hit and miss, but this month the accidental duplicated item is in fact the only useful and decent item in my poor selection. The saving grace is that due to the […]

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Birchbox Anniversary ~ September 2016

September sees the sixth anniversary of Birchbox in the UK, and they brought back the popular and much loved drawer box. I admit I had cancelled my subscription, but the drawer box with the enticement of a full sized ModelCo product (Highlighting Trio worth £17 or […]

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Birchbox UK: A 6 Month Subscription Review

Birchbox is hailed as the number one beauty box in the UK and I wanted to see if it lived up to the hype. I embarked on my beauty box journey back in January, and opted to try a six-month Birchbox beauty box subscription via a […]

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Birchbox July 2016, With Millie Mackintosh Review

The July box has been curated in conjunction with Millie Macintosh (who used to be on the reality television show, Made In Chelsea) where each box contains a full size Loc x Millie Lip Pencil in Bohemian Rose, and a John Frieda Frizz Forever Smooth Anti-Frizz […]

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Birchbox June 2016 Review

Like most beauty companies, there is a summer theme to the chosen products this month. It does appear that Birchbox are using a different courier, and deliveries are taking longer than usual in that I have my products on my account page ready to review, and […]

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Birchbox May 2016 Review: Maybe They Do Listen to Feedback?

[yasr_overall_rating size=”small”]After my disappointment and utter dismay at what Birchbox called a beauty box last month, May has fared better, but to be honest it couldn’t have got any worse. While I am not jumping up and down with joy, at least three out of five […]

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Birchbox April 2016 Review—Was This A Joke for April 1?

In my previous post Will Birchbox Beauty Boxes Get Any Better? I’d already stopped being excited once the spoiler list was revealed. When I began my experiment with Birchbox, my first box was not impressive, but I never thought it would get any worse. How wrong […]

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Mid-March Beauty Update

There are a few limited edition beauty boxes that are currently out: The You Beauty Box The Glow Edit Limited Edition Box priced at £25 looks good value with a 30 ml ELEMIS Pro-Collagen Marine Cream (worth £48) in it. The postage and packing is free for […]

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Birchbox March 2016 Review

[yasr_overall_rating] I was impressed at how fast the box arrived—within 24 hours of being emailed that it had been dispatched. This month you’ll receive an orange, pink or turquoise box as each has a different word puzzle on the front. The idea is to find all […]

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