Sharing the clean beauty box roundup for August on the blog! So many boxes this month. I was introduced to some new products as well. If you’re new here, every month I share the best of the best when it comes to clean beauty boxes. I give a review of the products in the boxes and share my experience using them. Clean beauty boxes are a great way to save some serious money when it comes to switching over your beauty products.
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This is definitely a noteworthy box from Beauty Heroes! I was so excited to see Josh Rosebrook in the box this month. He doesn’t disappoint. His newest product was in the box- the Daily Acid Toner. It’s making it’s big debut through Beauty Heroes. Plus, we are seeing his beloved Hydrating Accelerator and Nutrient Day Cream. You could say this is a box that’s got it going on!
I mean it’s no secret I love anything Josh makes. I’ve tried so many of his products previously and can say they all knock it out of the park. I’ve met and talked with the founder many times and I have to say it’s easy to see how his products flow out of him. He is all around magnetic and his creations are just an extension of who he is!
Hydrating Accelerator- This is another Josh product that I’m quite familiar with and love. This mist really does it all-from hydrating, toning and moisturizing. The basis of the mist is aloe vera, which helps the skin absorb nutrients more efficiently and plumps up the overall texture of the skin. Herbs also help to calm the skin and reduce redness. I love spraying this on after cleansing before serums/oils and also before and after a mask. A serious skincare must in my opinion! Plus, this little tonic smells like vanilla, can you say mmm! I’m addicted to the smell alone. I even spray this throughout the day for a quick pick me up of hydration.
Nutrient Day Cream Tinted- The cream literally glides onto your skin leaving behind hydrated and plump skin. The perfect base before makeup application. It offers some great sun protection with the mineral zinc oxide. This is similar to his regular Nutrient Day Cream, except it’s tinted. The tint is so flattering for all skin as it reflects the light perfectly. The ingredients are just so amazing. Aloe is the first one and then there’s a combo of hydrating oils, butters and soothing properties like calendula and chamomile. A true skincare treat. When you pump the product out it feels like a lotion, not a cream. I tend to have dry skin and my skin loves it. It doesn’t feel overly hydrating, where you might end up with a greasy face. Instead, my skin feels moisturized from within. I’m sold! It’s also made with organic, non-gmo and wild crafted ingredients. This is the perfect facial sunscreen for daily wear or if you’re heading on vacation-either way you’re set!
Daily Acid Toner- This toner is just as Josh has described, a workout for your skin. It is an AHA liquid that helps to exfoliate, brighten and smooth the skin. It has a blend of glycolic fruit and flower acids. It also has soothing minerals and plant actives. Often you might think of an acid toner as harsh or irritating but not the Daily Acid Toner. It slowly helps to resurface and exfoliate your skin subtly. Your skin gradually gets rebuilt with collagen and luminosity. I loved how my skin felt so smooth, yet hydrated after using it. Such a different toner than I’ve experienced before and I’m digging it!
This box is valued at $106 but you can get it for $58.95- such a good deal! Get it here before they’re sold out.
I was so excited to dig into the Boxwalla box this month! I discovered Votary this year through Boxwalla and was hooked on their products from the last box. You can read my review on a previous Boxwalla box with them in it here. So when I saw Votary in this month’s box I knew it was going to be good!
I was familiar with Votary but I wasn’t familiar with Lovinah. However once I started using this product I fell hard for it! Lovinah was also in the limited edition discovery this month by Boxwalla. Check out my full review on the discovery here.
Lovinah Dragon’s Blood Vitamin C Cleansing Oil- Ok, this cleanser smells SO good! It smells like guava and it makes you want to drink it- I mean don’t but you get the idea. I apply it to dry skin and rub all over to release the dirt and makeup. Then I get hands damp and apply the wetness to my skin and the formula emulsifies. It’s so good! My skin feels clean, but so smooth and hydrated. It’s full of milk thistle, guava seed, lingonberry- some serious antioxidant powerhouses. Plus, we can’t forget about the Vitamin C in it that helps to counteract free radical damage. It really does it all. I haven’t been able to stop using it!
Votary Super Seed Serum- This serum feels so rich and plump on the skin. It is full of antioxidants like broccoli seed, camellia seed, chia seed, cloudberry seed, raspberry seed & pomegranate seed oils. It is an emulsion of a water based peptide with a hydrating lotion. I’ve never had a serum feel so hydrating on it’s own. It helps to firm and smooth the skin. I’ve been using this every night as well. Even in the morning this might be all you need after cleansing and toning since it’s so hydrating on it’s own!
Votary Intense Night Oil- This oil is so full bodied and rich. It really just gives your skin some serous moisture. It has a combination of plant seeds, plant extracts and retinoid to deliver all the nutrients to your skin. From addressing fine lines, plumping collagen and minimizing redness- this powerful night oil does it all! My skin feels so good after using it- plain and simple. I wish I had it in a bigger bottle!
The box is valued at $240 but you can get it for $49.95!! Such a steal. Get the box here!
This month we are seeing Free + True in The Clean Beauty Box. I had first heard about this brand at the beginning of this year and fell hard for their Body Prophet. In fact I used every last bit up! It’s so good. When I saw them in The Clean Beauty Box this month I knew I was in for another one of their skincare treats.
If you’re wanting to clean up your routine and make things a little less complicated Free + True is the perfect skincare line for you! It really streamlines the whole process and makes things so much easy. With their botanical formulations and real food ingredients, Free + True makes creating a natural skincare routine easy.
Ramblin Rose Hydrating Serum- This serum is true to it’s name. It’s so hydrating! Feels like a big surge of water on the skin. This serum is pH balancing and botanically based. It has a full list of powerhouse ingredients like pomegranate juice, rose water, hyaluronic acid, and white tea. It leaves your skin feeling plump, smooth and completely hydrated. Great before makeup. I’ve been applying mine right before my oils in the morning for an all over glow and hydrated skin.
Antioxidant Face Oil- This face oil is filled with skin loving ingredients like sun-ripened super fruits, skin botanicals and CoQ10. The ingredient deck is amazing. From raspberry oil, seabuckthorn oil, cranberry oil, and nettle. It delivers hydration, antioxidants, fatty acids, and minerals. Giving your skin all that it needs to recover after a day in the elements. I love how rich it feels on my skin. I apply this after my serum to help lock in moisture. It absorbs so easily and doesn’t feel overly greasy.
Bright Side Vitamin C Serum- This deluxe sample is an exclusive prelaunch from Free + True Skincare. It helps to treat dark spots with 13% Vitamin C and B3. The Vitamin C helps to stimulate collagen. It also has niacinamide- one of my favorite skincare ingredients! It helps to soothe the skin, calm redness and help with acne. It also is brightening for the skin. Filled with Amla, mulberry leaf, uva ursi, and licorice root support. I love how it smells and how it feels on the skin- super luxe!
The box is valued at $151, but you can get it for $41.95! Shop The August/September Clean Beauty Box here!