Our Customers Are Showing Off—And We Love It!
We know, we know: it’s not polite to brag. But, we love hearing from our customers about their latest Birchbox scores. That’s why we created the hashtag #birchboxbrag, so that our community could give us a peek at their latest deliveries, both full-size orders and monthly boxes. Here were some of our fave pics from last month—keep the photos coming!
Thanks cammiehv, ohmydarling12, chertenbush, itsalmayall, jocelyn_u09, sey_hugs, and shopaholicinal for sharing your bounties!
To share your Birchbox deliver with us, snap a quick pic and post it on your social media feeds with the hashtag #BirchboxBrag.
Foundation is a skin-perfecting staple that possesses a long, storied past. From the whitening paste that women used in Ancient Greece to the invention of Max Factor’s groundbreaking “pancake” makeup from the early 1900s, we traced the roots of this hardworking formula through the ages with the help of history-obsessed beauty pros.
Find out how foundation became the beauty power player that it is today.
With fall premieres upon us and our heritage theme in full swing, we’re looking back fondly at some of our favorite 90s TV style icons.
From the hair trick we learned from Angela Chase on My So-Called Life to the style tips we picked up from Steve Urkel (seriously!), here’s some excellent insight from one of our favorite decades.
Be The Best Travel Photographer Ever
Traveling often means that for the duration of your trip, you become the world’s greatest photog (regardless of skill level).
Whether you’re the artsy type who frames elegant shots of diners in the square or a manic I-need-a-photo-of-everything shutterbug, you’ll want to get focused for your next adventure (haha, get it?) with these tips from seasoned traveler and global photographer William Hereford.
He’s got advice for everything from picking the right camera, to easy photo-editing apps, to capturing the moment while enjoying it at the same time.
Check out his tricks here!
Before you get busy snapping pictures, read up on these tips for getting to know a new city in 48 hours!
The beauty world doesn’t lack for dynamic duos (case in point: our own fearless co-founders Katia and Hayley). We asked four of our favorite brands tell us how it all began.
From the stories of their first encounters to the biggest challenges they’ve faced along the way, here’s how these pairs created their seriously standout companies.
Sometimes it feels like no matter what you try—masks, topical treatments, buzzy new face-scrubbing tools—you just can’t score a blemish-free face. We know how tough it can be to pinpoint exactly what’s causing that nasty flareup, which is why we asked Linda Stephenson, founder of standout skincare brand Mèreadesso, for her best tips on getting a gorgeous complexion.
Not only is Stephenson a longtime veteran of the cosmetics industry, she also holds degrees in chemistry, biology, and botany! She created Mèreadesso to be an extrasimple line packed with good-for-your-skin ingredients—and if anyone knows how to revamp a cluttered skincare routine and focus on the right products, it’s her. Read on to find out Stephenson’s helpful hints for scoring flawless skin:
How to: Nail Art Trends of the Past
In honor of our September theme—Heritage—we’re taking a look at the trends of yesteryear and updating them for 2013.
From the nail-brightening trick used in the Victorian era to the unexpected inspiration for the first colored lacquers in the 1920s, here’s how the modern day mani came to be.
Catch up on everything Heritage in this month’s issue of the Birchbox Magazine.