My Experience with The Ordinary… So Far!

A little over 2 months ago I placed my first purchase with The Ordinary and I’m ready to break down my thoughts and experiences with the products I’ve tried so far!

I saw “The Ordinary” name exploding everywhere but I had no idea what this brand was all about until I saw their incredibly affordable price points. I immediately turned to Insta and asked if the prices were real, and down the rabbit hole I went! After some research and getting to know the brand and their ethos inside and out, I went ahead and purchased a handful of items that I both needed and was curious to try.

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June Boxwalla Beauty Box ft. Earthwise Beauty

It’s that time again for the reveal of the latest Boxwalla beauty box and I’m already bursting to share my thoughts on this month’s chosen products! Themed “The Wandering Wood Nymph’s Sun-Kissed Alchemy“, June’s beauty box* features Washington-native Earthwise Beauty, founded by the lovely Ava Zhan who set out to create incredibly pure, powerful, and potent handcrafted skincare. Featuring a hydrating serum, a nutrient-dense face oil, and a customizable (and very innovative) SPF powder, June’s Summer themed box is destined to refresh, replenish, and protect the skin.

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April Boxwalla Beauty Box – Wandering Woman’s English Spring

“Through primrose tufts, in that green bower,
The periwinkle trailed its wreaths; 
And ’tis my faith that every flower 
Enjoys the air it breathes.”

Boxwalla’s Wandering Woman is back this spring and has discovered two beautiful thirst-quenching treats from England!

Keeping in tow with Spring dew and April showers, the April Beauty Box*, aptly themed The Wandering Woman’s English Spring, is all about hydration. But for the skin, of course! April’s box, valuing at $125, features two products from two lovely English brands: the Ideal Moisture Level Serum by Twelve Beauty and Amly Botanical’s Silver-Rich Face Mist.

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Hair care: What I’m Currently Using!

After a few disappointments with natural shampoos and conditioners I have tried in the last ~6 months, I’ve finally discovered a duo from Honest Beauty that works well for my hair and scalp! I’m taking some time today to share my thoughts on these two, as well as the other products I’m using these days to care for these wavy locks.

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