6 At-Home Face Peels Do’s & Don’ts

A little bit of winter radiance never went astray, right? At Birchbox HQ we like to look to a gentle at-home peel for a little bit of get-up-and-glow, especially at the end of the year when skin can be looking – quite frankly – as dull and dreary as the grey skies outside. And if the word ‘peel’ itself sounds scary to you […] Read more…

The List: Strictly Crowns Its Winner, Elton John’s Wedding Instagrams, How To Declutter & More

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Caroline Flack reined victorious as the winner of Strictly Come Dancing this weekend. She got perfect scores, which has never happened before in a Strictly final. Congrats! BBC

We’re also sending congratulations to Elton John and David Furnish, who got married this weekend. Guests included Ed Sheeran, […] Read more…

Troubleshoot Your Skin (Naturally!) In Less Than 20 Minutes

During the festive season, all the food, drink (excess!) and late nights can take a serious toll on your skin – and your complexion’s weaknesses can be magnified. At Birchbox HQ, we’re well aware of this – so our staffers tried three all-natural masks from brilliant organic Hungarian skincare brand Ilcsi to fix their skin woes. Here’s how […] Read more…

Good For Him, Good For You!

Gentlemen, admit it — you’ve secretly slathered on some of that exfoliator you found in the shower. And ladies, you know you’ve always at least wondered whether his shaving cream might give you a smoother shave. The introduction of our first ever Limited Edition Birchbox Man has given us a perfect excuse to experiment with sharing and swapping our […] Read more…

Deck The Halls With Our Decorations DIY

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If, like us, you’ve been whiling away your December lunch breaks pinning awe-inspiring images of whimsical gingerbread decoupage and hand-crocheted baubles then it’s time to step away from the computer screen and give your own DIY decorations a go!

We feel your panic, the real life execution of a Pinterest-inspired project rarely resembles the original, but these two projects […] Read more…

Perfect Partners: Our Ultimate Lip And Eye Pairings

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Ever peered into your make-up bag in the morning and not known where to start? Or felt uninspired with your daily make-up routine? Here at Birchbox we’re firm believers in mixing a bit of what we know with a bit of experimental spark, which is why we’re shaking things up with our lip and eye make-up combos this […] Read more…