Health and Beauty

Pop Sugar Must Have Box May 2017

What better way to kick off summer than a nice, little treat to yourself.

Subscription boxes have taken the world by storm recently. There are few things sweeter than getting a package delivered to your front doorstep, and when they package’s contents are a surprise each month, it makes it all the sweeter. There are endless options on the market today in this segment (i.e. make-up, jewelry, clothing, shoes, health products, you name it). For my first full review of a product, I opted for a box that is kind of a mishmash of all of the above.

Pop Sugar is a subscription box dedicated to finding the most up-to-date trends from home décor to fashion. You can purchase a single month, three month, or six month subscription at a time.

The box retails for $39.95 (including shipping) and is packed with over $100 worth of products. Click here to get $5 off your box.

Without further ado, here are the items included in my May Must Have Box.

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Lipstick Queen in “Mornin’ Sunshine” – Retail $25

I’m pretty selective when it comes to lipsticks considering I sell a line (check out my page, Kelsey’s Lips Lately), this this tube is pretty . It applies yellow, and then turns a coral shade that is different for every user. It is a super moisturizing lipstick, containing Vitamin E, and feels like a chap stick more than a lipstick when applied.

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Nicely Noted Greeting Cards – Retail $17.50

These greeting cards were such a win in my book. I love when it comes time to pick out a card for an occasion; I could spend hours in the card isle. Handwritten cards mean so much more in this day and age of technology and social media. I am so excited to send these off to a few special people in my life.

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Samantha Faye Inspiration Cuff – Retail $60

This quaint bracelet is carved with “Be good. Do good. Feel good. I plan to stack this with some other dainty bracelets this summer.

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Tocca Voyage Montauk 3 oz Candle – Retail $20

This is probably my favorite item from this box. It’s scent – Salt Air/Cucumber is so, so refreshing and is a great scent to wake up to as it sits on my night stand. Absolutely do not write off this candle; I have never enjoyed the cucumber scent but this paring to die for.

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Swing Design Essex Silver Plate Frame – Retail $13

This was my least favorite item of the month. I am a bit of a picture frame, and after looking at the Swing Design website, I would have preferred another item from the distributer.

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Southern Culture Artisan Foods, Inc. Strawberry Cream Muffin Mix – Retail $7.99

You had me at food. My sweet tooth has been extra naughty lately and I couldn’t resist these sweet treats no matter how hard I am trying to eat healthy. At least it isn’t a cupcake, right? After reading up on this company, I came to find that it originally started as a pancake/waffle mix and has since expanded. If this strawberry muffin mix is any indication of the goodness of the company’s other products, then I am sold.

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Total value of the May Must Have Box – $143.49

Overall, I was impressed with the quality and contents of the box. I did have a glitch with the website which led me to customer service. If you encounter Ann P. or Andy D. during your bout with customer service, don’t expect much – they were very unhelpful and very unaccommodating.

But, if you like what you see and want one for yourself, just head on over to Pop Sugar and get yourself one!

xoxo,

Kels

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