There are a ton of monthly subscription boxes out there, where for a set amount you get a package of awesome goodies delivered right to your door. But which ones are really worth the money? Here are some of the best you can buy.
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This monthly package has to be every girl's dream, especially when it is that time of the month. Every month you will receive an array of gourmet treats and tasty snacks for an affordable price. The box not only includes delicious bites and sweets but also a month's supply of sanitary products. The best part is you get to customize what brand of sanitary products you want and make it specific to the amount of protection you need. Ladies, I think the PMS genie has made one of our wishes come true!
Arguably the box that started it all, Birchbox is still one of the best. With a monthly delivery of high-end beauty samples, this box lets you test-drive the coolest products before committing to a full-size product. Based on a personal profile that you fill out online, each box will have five to six small skincare, makeup or perfume samples. The box might also feature cool, non-beauty extras, including ear buds and hair accessories. (Psst… get your man in on the fun with Birchbox Man!).
Are you a curly girl? This box will feel like it descended from the heavens. Filled with products made especially for your hair, this package will let you find out which products work for you, while giving styling tips. Awesome.
This subscription box features health, fitness and wellness products that are picked by health experts, which beats your random foray into the wellness aisle in CVS. Each box comes with stuff like yummy snacks, juices, gift cards, workout DVDs, and more. By participating on the site, you can earn “Klutchbucks” which you can redeem for full-size products – or more boxes!
$18 or less/month, klutchclub.com
Nail Art Society
Want to try out cool new nail art without buying a million supplies at once (and um, with a little bit of inspiration)? Look no further. Nail Art Society will send you the latest tools, polishes and nail accessories (think studs, crystals and more!) to recreate current nail art at home. As a member, you’ll have access to online tutorials, trend reports and tips from nail experts.
If you’re constantly wondering about fish oil and the latest supplements, this box is for you. Filled with vitamins, supplements and other healthy offerings, this box might just keep you sticking to your healthy resolution. Review products on the site for points to buy products at a discount.
No time to shop? Want to add some interest to your closet? Consider Stitchfix your new personal shopper. After filling out your personal profile about size and style, you’ll get a box of five clothing and accessory items handpicked by stylists. If you keep any of the pieces, the box counts as a $20 credit towards your purchase on the site. If you keep all five pieces, you’ll receive 25% off the total purchase.
If you’re sick of your after-work margarita, it’s time to sign up for Julibox. With two crafted cocktails per month, the box contains the spirits and mixers you need to make four drinks total. If you need more ingredients (such as a lime or sugar to rim the glass), the mixologists will let you know ahead of time through email. Smart!
Get off Pinterest and get crafty with this DIY and craft box. Each box contains everything you need to create a project – or be inspired and do your own thang. The online community will fuel you with tons of ideas and you can get feedback on your projects.
New mom? This awesome box features baby goods tailored to your little one’s growth stage, including bath products, books, music and more. Each item is chosen and reviewed by real moms. And hey, who doesn’t love treating their cuties to some fun stuff?
$21 and up/month, www.citruslane.com