I love finding and trying new beauty and make-up products so I really like the idea of Birch Box. Birch Box is a box of 5 make-up, beauty and hair care products that gets delivered to you monthly. Here is what i got in mine this week:

It is great because you get to try a whole load of different products before committing to buying them. Then the products you do like are available to buy directly from their website. It was pretty fun to receive in the post too!

Here is some more info on the brand and how you can try it out:


DATE IT WAS FOUNDED: Birchbox was founded in September 2015 in New York

BY WHOM IT WAS FOUNDED: Katia Beauchamp and Hayley Barna

WHY WAS IT CREATED: Co-founders Hayley Barna and Katia Beauchamp met at Harvard Business School. They created Birchbox to help consumers cut through the clutter of the retail world to find products that really work for them.

WHAT WE NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BIRCHBOX: Birchbox redefined the online shopping experience by pairing a monthly subscription of deluxe samples - tailored to customers' unique profiles - with inspiring editorial content to create a seamless path to purchase full-size products online. More than 800 best-in-class beauty and lifestyle brands are available on Birchbox’s e-commerce shop. In 2014, Birchbox opened its first brick-and-mortar store in Soho, New York. Today, Birchbox has 1 million subscribers and operates in six countries, including France, Spain, UK, Belgium and Canada.

HOW CAN WE BUY: Via our online store

(Birchbox costs £10.00 per month + £2.95 P+P monthly)