EMPTIES VOL. 3 – 5Yina, MŪN, Stark Skincare, Twelve Beauty

I’m back with my latest round of trash! Two rounds actually, but I’m splitting them into two posts (stay tuned for vol. 4 soon) for easier writing and reading. These are products I’ve used up over the course of the last year or so and I can say the ones in this round were particularly well loved. In January I created a spreadsheet to start keeping track of when I began and emptied new products, which I highly recommend to do for budgeting and figuring out how much you are spending on products in a calendar year. Products in this post were used up prior to creating the spreadsheet.

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Chronicles of a Plant Lab: April Boxwalla Beauty Review

I’ll go ahead and spoil this whole review by saying that this box is one of the best ones yet curated by Boxwalla. I know it’s a cliche statement (and every blogger is most likely using this same phrase, albeit TRUE!), but I swear that each box keeps getting better and better with their selection of plant-based skincare. This one marries everything that I appreciate in a skincare product: science backed ingredients with clinical effectiveness, beneficial herbs, sleek and sturdy packaging, and a founder that strives to bring only the best to their customers. This April, Boxwalla reunites us with Twelve Beauty.

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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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