Birchbox ~ March

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A few days ago, I came home and was happy to see that my BirchBox had arrived!

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I hadn’t checked my showroom, so I knew most of the items would be a surprise…

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This month’s theme is “Spring Forward” and includes a floral information card with details about all the included products.

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First up, we have this trio of Mighty Tea Bags. In general, I like the brand Mighty Tea: the physical tea bags, the flavors, etc, however I don’t like getting them in my Birchbox when I could have gotten a makeup, skincare or haircare sample instead!

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Next we have Vasanti BrightenUp! Exfoliating Cleanser and Skin Rejuvenator.This was a pretty nice sized sample and worked well! My skin felt smoother and softer and a bit more cleared up. Definitely would try again or recommend.

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Next up is a Coola Tinted Matte Mineral Sunscreen. I’ve actually used these before and have had good and bad experiences: one that came in my Ipsy Glambag exploded en route, another didn’t have much lotion and the latter worked well as a makeup base. In general, I don’t think I’ll re-purchase but I will definitely use this like a BB cream.

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Air Repair Rescue Balm is an all-purpose salve, which can be used on dry cuticles and skin, chapped lips, cuts and more. Personally, I’m not a fan of the scent, however it does its job by softening, smoothing and making my skin feel brand new!

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Who doesn’t enjoy chocolate.. seriously!? This Ghirardelli Intense Dark Cherry Tango was delicious. I wish they had either included more, or added another product to my box.

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Finally, we have Curly Hair Solutions Curl Keeper. In general, my hair is more on the wavy side and I tend to only use mousse and/or spray waving gel to style it (besides using curling irons, flat irons and the protection sprays and hair sprays that go with those), so this wasn’t a bit hit for me. I would have preferred a beachy wave spray, leave-in detangler or totally different beauty product.

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All in all, I wasn’t really overwhelmed with my March Birchbox. The most exciting part of this month’s box would be the exfoliating product, but there were no “makeup” items, and I would have preferred them much over the teas, chocolate or hair product. Even though this box was a flop, at least I earned BB points by reviewing the products, which can be used to order full-size items through their shop.

What did you get in your March BirchBox? Wanna sign up and skip the line? Just click here.

Kenzie

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