Clean Beauty Subscription Roundup Archive

May 1, 2020 (updated August 22, 2021)

To see current offerings for the most popular clean beauty subscriptions and the ones I highly recommend, check out the most recent clean beauty subscription roundup.

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August 2021

August Detox Box featuring Huygens

August’s Detox Box features 3 products from Huygens, with an incredible value of $123 for only $58.95 with a monthly commitment.

It brings a new brand on the horizon for TOG readers, Huygens, an organic French personal care brand with a bespoke approach to product formulation that utilizes pure essential oils for effective and sustainable results.

Let’s dive into what’s inside the box:

Hyaluronic Acid Concentrate, 30ml | $44 USD – This lightweight, gel-like formula instantly absorbs into the skin and deeply hydrates. It’s ideal for all skin types in need of a moisture boost.

Elixir Night Oil, 30ml | $44 USD – A blend of super oils —including coconut, argan, sweet almond, and jojoba—for an ultra-glowy morning skin. Use a few drops on your skin after the hyaluronic acid treatment.

Eye Contour Creme, 15ml | $35 USD – This eye cream is perfect to depuff your under eyes and fight dark circles. It uses a mix of cucumber extract and avocado oil to restore bright, supple-looking skin.

Boxwalla:  “Confessions of a Daffodil”

August’s Boxwalla is themed “Confessions of a Daffodil” and features two full-size products from the cult-favorite British brand Votary. This is a $254 value for $49.95.

Boxwalla ends the summer season with Votary – a fresh skincare brand founded by a celebrity makeup artist, Arabella Preston and entrepreneur extraordinaire Charlotte Semler, with the promise to create high-performance, plant-powered skincare that helps skin texture and provides a natural glow. Their products transform your skin with natural ingredients like jojoba oil, avocado oil as well as salicylic acid and retinol.

Here’s what’s inside:

Intense Overnight Mask – Rosehip and Hyaluronic, 50mL | $136 – Made in a base of hydrating Aloe with Narcissus/Daffodil extract and Camu Camu to brighten, Quinoa seed extract helps stimulate collagen synthesis and more. Made to be used as an overnight treatment to smooth fine lines and keep skin young. A must-have in your evening routine!

 Brightening Hyaluronic Serum, 50 mL | $118 – Secret potion to restore radiance to the skin, even skin tone and illuminate your skin. It can be used after cleansing and misting, before applying facial oil.

Beauty Heroes featuring Ingredients

August’s Beauty Heroes is featuring Ingredients! This $128 value is available as a one-time purchase for $58.95 or you can get it as low as $37.96 with a one-year subscription. 

This is my first time trying Ingredients although I’ve seen them on the scene over the past year or so. But Ingredients co-founders Myriam and Eric Malka are not new to the beauty scene—also being behind the brand Art of Shaving. Love their radical “transparency first” approach to beauty which we see plain as day with ingredients’ listing their ingredients on the front of the label instead of the back. Myriam and Eric create their line Ingredients out of their own lab and work with a small network of suppliers to source ingredients—controlling and overseeing their production from start to finish.

Here’s what’s inside:

Hero product: Plant Water Mist, 100mL | $38 – My favorite discovery this month is Ingredient’s Plant Water Mist. Besides the fact that this mist is created with 96% organic floral waters and 4% probiotics, it’s got a delivery system that is rocking my world. Ingredients uses a non-hazardous aerosol technology to deliver a fresh, fine, tantalizing mist. And now I’m misting everything…my body, my face…my legs post-shave…#cantstopwontstop

Sidekick one: Face Serum, 40mL | $48 – This is an aloe vera-based gel-serum packed with phytonutrients and amino acids. Use this under your daily and/or evening face moisturizer to hydrate, calm and treat the skin.

Sidekick two: Body Oil, 100mL | $42 – I’m a sucker for jojoba and that is the main ingredient here in this body oil (jojoba is a boss at moisturizing and I love how it sinks in so well). Along with baobab oil, it also has copaiba oil which is charged with soothing muscles and joint pain as well. And they nailed the scent with their combo of lavender, vanilla, rosemary and orange essential oil.


July 2021

July Beauty Box from Petit Vour

July’s Petit Vour box features 4 products valued at $70+!

Here’s what’s included:

Sappho Skin Perfecting Primer, 30mL | $36 – Offers a lightweight, phytonutrient-rich, silicone-free base formula, providing an extra layer of organic nourishment between skincare and foundation. 

John Masters Organics Scalp Stimulating Shampoo, 60mL | $14 –  Organic spearmint and peppermint oils stimulate and refresh the scalp while organic meadowsweet flower extract and eucalyptus oil act as natural astringents to balance sebum levels and clean the scalp.

Moon River Naturals Peppermint Lava Salt Hand + Body Soap, 237mL | $20 – a gentle cleansing soap for hands, body and even your face. Made with black lava salt and a pinch of activated charcoal for a light detox, and peppermint essential oil.

Goldfaden MD Pure Start Gentle Detoxifying Facial Cleanser, 1oz | sample – This cleanser leaves skin fresh and clear, removes dirt and impurities and leaves skin firmer.

July Detox Box featuring Indie Lee

July’s Detox Box features 3 products from Indie Lee, with an incredible value of $172 for only $58.95 with a monthly commitment.

This mid-summer edition of the Detox Box features Indie Lee—a skincare brand using purposeful ingredients to encourage daily rituals for a healthy skin and beauty regime. Combining nature with science, the luxury clean beauty line is grounded in the belief that what we put in our bodies matter.

Here’s what’s inside:

Whipped Body Butter, 245ml | $52 – An antioxidant-rich trio of shea butter, and jojoba and marula oils softens and smooths, while a citrusy concoction uplifts the senses. Get your skin ready for nighttime with this powerhouse hydrating butter.

Overnight Facial Oil, 30ml | $75 – Another nighttime favorite that follows the theme in this month’s box—an overnight treatment that promotes firmer, brighter-looking skin in the AM.

Sleep Body Oil, 125ml | $45 – Loving this aromatic body oil and the essential oils meant to calm and soothe: lavender, chamomile, patchouli and vetiver. It deeply nourishes the skin and helps prevent dryness.

Beauty Heroes featuring LILFOX

July’s Beauty Heroes is featuring LILFOX! This $266 value is available as a one-time purchase for $58.95 or you can get it as low as $37.96 with a one-year subscription.

Beauty Heroes was really excited to share their July Discovery with the world and we’re no strangers to this brand either. This month’s discovery is LILFOX: a brand that balances earthiness, sophistication and science into clean beauty products. All their ingredients are organically sourced and products are made in small batches, each formula having its distinct touch.

Here’s what’s inside:

Hero product: Marshmallow Poof, 50mL | $148 – This newly launched product is formulated with line-reducing botox-like peptides. It targets wrinkles, stimulates collagen production, and increases hyaluronic acid levels.

Sidekick: Acid Glow, 50mL | $118 – Another new launch from LILFOX, this treatment is a new acid-exfoliator with ingredients like hyaluronic acid, lactic acid and tartaric acid working in a perfect combination to cleanse the skin of dead cells.


June 2021

June Detox Box featuring Tata Harper

June’s Detox Box features 3 products from Tata Harper with an incredible value of $112 for only $58.95 with a monthly commitment.

June’s Detox Market Box is featuring Tata Harper and their newest launch – Superkind! A new line that is specifically designed for reactive skin, offering a super gentle and powerful solution that helps the skin barrier and revitalizes reactive skin. 

Here’s what’s included:

  • Softening Cleanser, 4.1 oz | $86 – This foamy, super cleanser helps get rid of skin impurities and buildup. It’s filled with restorative nutrients that help soothe and soften stressed, reactive skin.  
  • Radiance Mask, 0.25 oz | $16 – The mask helps reveal a healthy-looking complexion using microbiome-balancing prebiotics that support a healthy skin barrier.
  • Fortifying Moisturizer, 0.34 oz | $10 – This antioxidant-rich moisturizer can be used as a daily and night cream,  helping fortify the skin barrier and restoring the suppleness of the complexion. 

Beauty Heroes featuring Blüh Alchemy

June’s Beauty Heroes is featuring Blüh Alchemy! This $180 value is available as a one-time purchase for $58.95 or you can get it as low as $37.96 with a one-year subscription.

Blüh Alchemy founder Becky Blüh, makes her luxury skincare in small batches by hand, in her studio in western Massachusetts. She selects each ingredient with care, from small local producers and growers to ensure the highest quality for the products. By using synergetic blends of potent extracts, her products fight against pre-mature aging and environmental aggressors.

It’s no secret that I love this brand (👏👏👏) but we are actually getting first dibs to her latest creation…

Here’s what’s inside:

Hero product: Nocturnal Repair Active Emulsion, 1.5oz | $85 – This newly launched product uses A-list ingredients list like chebula, niacinamide, shiitake mushrooms and more to help stop collagen breakdown in its tracks.

Sidekick: Antioxidant Face Oil, 1oz | $95 – This potent facial oil can be used day and night to help protect skin against sun damage and free radicals.

June/July Boxwalla:  “Perhaps the Butterflies are Real”

The June/July box is themed “Perhaps the Butterflies are Real” and features three full-size products from the brand Lovinah Skincare. This is a $160 value for $49.50.

The bx features Lovinah Skincare, a brand that combines traditional herbal rituals with modern cutting-edge technology to create the cleanest skincare products. The brand is ethically sourced, fair trade and many certified organic ingredients, cold-pressed oils, botanicals, herbs, plant-based waxes (non-GMO) and eco-friendly packaging.

Here’s what’s inside the box:

Power Vitamin C Cleansing Balm, 50ml | $45 – this balm-to-oil-to-milk is packed with Vitamin C and antioxidant oils to help restore your skin after applying makeup.

Blue Butterfly Stem Cell Hydration Mask, 50ml | $85 – a luxurious mask that protects, rehydrates and nourishes the skin using deep-sea minerals.

Goddess Glow Shimmering Body Oil, 30ml | $30 – a luxury body oil with a shimmer effect that brings up that skin glow from arriving home after a day at the beach. Spoil your skin with antioxidant-rich plant oils and extracts!


May 2021

May Detox Box featuring Briogeo

May’s Detox Box features 5 products from Briogeo with an incredible value of $118 for only $58.95 with a monthly commitment.

Subscribers get a complete hair care routine in this month’s Detox Market box. And, Briogeo has been on top of our picks when looking for natural hair care products with ingredients that are clean and sustainably sourced. From hair masks to shampoo and hair oil, this edition has it all. Here’s what’s included:

Scalp Revival™ Charcoal + Coconut Micro-Exfoliating Shampoo, 8oz | $42 – This shampoo is created to effectively detox and balance your scalp, using a blend of Japanese binchotan charcoal and plant-driven exfoliators.

Scalp Revival™Charcoal + Tea Tree Cooling Hydration Scalp Mask, 2oz | $12 – This mask gently purifies your scalp using Japanese binchotan charcoal and soothes dryness with invigorating oils like tea tree, peppermint, and spearmint.

B.Well Organic + Cold Pressed 100% Castor Oil, 1.5oz | $26 – This 100% cold-pressed castor oil supports healthy hair, scalp, skin, and eyebrows.

Scalp Revival™ Charcoal + Biotin Dry Shampoo, 4g | $2 – Loving this lightweight dry shampoo for healthy hair growth. Enriched with super-vitamin Biotin provides essential nutrients to the hair follicle to support growth.

Don’t Despair, Repair!™ Deep Conditioning Hair Mask, 8oz | $36 – This hair mask is packed with nutrients and vitamins that promote hair health. Loving the softness of the hair after each application!

Beauty Heroes featuring Blissoma

May’s Beauty Heroes is featuring Blissoma! This is a $124 value available as a one-time purchase for $58.95 or you can get it as low as $37.96 with a one-year subscription.

Built around the philosophy that skin isn’t static, Blissoma uses bioavailable ingredients that nurture the skin. This skincare line is charged with protecting the skin against pollution, UV and other stress factors—perfect for summer.

Hero product: Photonic Light Shifting Solution, SPF 25, 1.6 oz | $52 – Tested by the experts at Beauty Heroes, this facial sunscreen is proven to work, and worthy of #herostatus. It’s made with nutrient-rich oils including argan, tamanu, sesame and red raspberry help to soften and condition the skin, zinc oxide to provide a stable source of broad-spectrum protection, and niacinamide to help to fade the appearance and protect against hyperpigmentation. Can’t wait to give this babe a test drive!

Sidekick: Aura Phyto Brightening Serum, 1.3 oz | $72 – Both protective and reparative, this nutrient-packed serum is crafted with 14 vitamins and minerals working to diminish the appearance of hyperpigmentation. Lightweight, easy to layer and a beautiful compliment to Photonic.


April 2021 

April/May Clean Beauty Box featuring LIVE BOTANICAL

This month’s Clean Beauty Box‘s theme is “Immerse” featuring two products by LIVE BOTANICAL. A $108 value for $44.95 with a two-month commitment, $41.95 with a 6 box commitment, or $68 as a one-time purchase.

Clean Beauty Box is kicking off the spring season with LIVE BOTANICAL, a brand inspired by nature that incorporates the beauty and wonder of elements from nature into everyday self-care rituals. The founder and formulator of LIVE BOTANICAL, Carolyn McRory brings herbal skincare into everyday routines.

Here’s what’s inside:

LIVE BOTANICAL: Tidal Moon Moisture Mask, 50ml | $60 – This rich mask replenishes moisture with hydrating raw honey. Made with algae extracts and bio-fermented may-apple provides an antioxidant boost to the skin.

LIVE BOTANICAL: Ambient Moisture Liquid, 50ml | $48 – An all-in-one moisturizer that hydrates, soothes, and keeps skin firm. Made with fresh herbs and balanced with hyaluronic acid and ceramides to maintain a luminous and vibrant skin.

Beauty Heroes featuring Mukti

Beauty Heroes is featuring Mukti Organics! Say hello to this $180 value available as a one-time purchase for $58.95 or you can get it as low as $37.96 with a one-year subscription. Check out Beauty Heroes’ subscription options here and order before April 20th to ensure your Mukti experience!

Mukti was also Beauty Heroes’ April 2020 discovery and we are excited BH is sharing their Mukti favorites with the community again in 2021!

If you haven’t met Mukti, this is an Australian, artisan, vegan, skincare, body, and hair care brand that has (in over 20+ years) evolved to its current status: a certified COSMOS-ORGANIC range (the gold standard in international organic certifications). It’s luxe, effective and gorgeous to use. P.S. BH also recently launched Mukti’s Calming Collection exclusively at Beauty Heroes and I am loving (their Cleansing Balm is so good, but I digress!).

Here’s what’s included:

Hero product: Deep Cleanse Antioxidant Masque, 100g | $80 –  This gentle mask is one of those FEEL GOOD masks. It’s designed to delicately exfoliate and hydrate and it does all of that and more. This is actually my second Antioxidant Masque and I was so excited to receive a refill because I blew through the first one.

Sidekick: Age Defiance Eye Serum, 15ml | $100 – Most of you know I’m still on the hunt for my holy grail eye treatment so I was wicked excited to try Mukti’s eye serum. This is a lightweight treatment with a creamy gel texture that deeply moisturizes via plant oils, cooling cucumber, and calming chamomile. It’s also charged with defying early signs of aging so I’m all in.

April/May Boxwalla: “The Poetry of Beauty and Rain

The box is themed “Spring in Spain” and features two full-size products. This is a $287 value for $49.50.

This box contains two full-sized products from the Spanish brand Twelve Beauty, with a retail value of $287. The brand was created in 2012 by Pedro Catalá and uses ingredients sourced sustainably to build the cleanest beauty products.

Here’s what’s included:

Twelve Beauty: Intelligent Frontier Facial Oil, 30mL | $215 – An exquisite lightweight serum made with ingredients such as Meadowfoam seed oil, Sacha Inchi oil, Squalane, vegan Pollen extract, and Cupuaçu butter. Suitable to all skin types, it moisturizes and adds a layer of protection to the skin.

Twelve Beauty: Nutritive Repair Emulsion, 50mL | $72 – This emulsion is a complete moisturizer, containing both lipid and hydric components. It nourishes the skin and hydrates it, by also helping fix the skin barrier.


March 2021

March Detox Box featuring Pai Skincare

March’s Detox Box features 4 products from Pai Skincare with an incredible value of $206 for only $58.95 with a monthly commitment.

The Detox Box‘s March brand reveal is Pai Skincare. A woman-owned, sustainable, and nontoxic skincare brand that delivers results with every use.

Pai Skincare: Light Work, 3.4oz | $49 value – A gentle oil-based cleanser that dissolved any trace of makeup, leaving skin prepped for your skincare routine.

Pai Skincare: System D Eye Serum, 0.51oz | $59 value – This revitalizing eye serum helps boost the under-eye skin with a combination of omega-rich ceramide and schisandra antioxidant.

Pai Skincare: Rosehip Bioregenerate, 0.34oz| $29 value – Pai’s best seller is this face oil that instantly soothes and softens skin for a radiant look.

Pai Skincare: All Becomes Clear, 1oz | $69 value – A purifying oil that prevents breakouts and removes skin excess oil.

Beauty Heroes featuring RANAVAT

Beauty Heroes is featuring RANAVAT this month! Say hello to this $144 value available as a one-time purchase for $58.95 or you can get it as low as $37.96 with a one-year subscription. Check out Beauty Heroes’ subscription options here and order before March 20th to ensure your RANAVAT experience!

RAVANAT is coming in hot with elevated and gorgeous new packaging. Full stop.

Kick off the spring season in the best way with this modern, luxe Ayurvedic brand. Consider this month’s Beauty Heroes‘s discovery a “royal treatment” for your skincare + haircare routine with each product being a ritual in its own right.

Here’s what’s included:

Hero product: Imperial Glow Facial Polish, 100 ml | $42 –  This exfoliating cleanser is gentle enough for regular use but rich enough to feel like a special treat. Infused with traditional Ayurvedic herbs, the Imperial Glow Facial Polish ensures a gentle exfoliation.

Sidekick #1: Mighty Majesty Fortifying Hair Serum, 50 ml | $70 – This oil-based formula aims to reduce frizzy hair and can be used as an overnight hair treatment to soothe, moisturize and fortify your hair. Leaves hair smelling fresh and florally. Sidekick #2: Sacred Rose Hand Cream, 1 oz | $32 – The perfect antidote for over sanitized hands. This formula calls on damask roses from the fragrance fields of Pushkar and nourishing oils like sesame, almond, manjistha, and sunflower. Loving this chic metal tube that delivers an experience that one-ups L’Occitane in every way.

By Lisa Fennessy

Lisa is the founder of This Organic Girl. Passionate about clean beauty, organic eats and nontoxic lifestyle, Lisa writes to create awareness. Conscious consumerism and informed decisions will impact the marketplace, our health and THE WORLD!

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