Birchbox subscriptions are now available for Canadians! You can now try and buy premium beauty products that were not available in Canada before. Birchbox provides consumers with a very unique experience that allows people to try the products before purchasing them full-size via Birchbox.ca. For $14.95 a month, including shipping and handling, or $159.40 per year, including shipping and taxes, you will receive a monthly personalized box containing a selection of five luxury beauty samples for women, including hair, makeup, nails, skincare, body care products and more.
I received the very first Canadian Birchbox and I loved trying out all of the samples that I was sent. I find box subscriptions are super fun because of the excitement of receiving surprise samples and not knowing what you are getting next. I am also happy to learn about new brands and products that I’ve never heard of before.
Here are some photos of what my Birchbox looked like and what I received:
My favourite sample so far has been the nourishing hair mask from amika. My hair is SO soft after and I love the nice scent, I am ordering a full-size tub when I finish my sample. A Birchbox subscription is a wonderful gift idea for the holidays and be sure to also add it to your own gift wish list, I have!!
Launched in 2010, Birchbox is a leading beauty and grooming ecommerce company for men and women. Birchbox redefines the retail process by offering consumers a personalized way to discover, learn about and purchase the best beauty, grooming and lifestyle products. With more than 800,000 subscribers, Birchbox users enjoy first-touch experiences with new products each month and exclusive access to expert editorial content to help them get the most out of each item. Additionally, through Birchbox’s online store, customers can shop a handpicked selection of full-sized products from more than 800 top brands such as Smashbox, Caudalie, Jouer, Supergoop!, Cynthia Rowley Beauty, Baxter of California, Lab Series, and Art of Shaving. In 2012, Birchbox acquired an international competitor gaining outposts in France, Spain and the UK. In July 2014, Birchbox opened their first brick and mortar store in New York City, featuring full-sized product for sale, hair, makeup, and nail services and a Build-Your-Own-Birchbox (BYOB) section.
Disclosure: I received a sample of a product to facilitate my review. No other compensation was provided and all views and opinions stated on this post are 100% my own.