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I love blissmobox. i even send the "break" boxes to my husband at work. very $ but worth it, imo.

 

i think i am ditching my platinum box - it is terrible!!

Originally Posted by mdelight View Post

What do you think of Blissmobox? I hadn't heard of it until you mentioned it but it definitely looks like something I might enjoy!



 

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Thanks for the welcome! I'm on the waitlist for Birchbox. :(  I also had my eye on Sample Society but I'm trying not to get out of control. We'll see how long that lasts!

Originally Posted by Pancua View Post

 


Welcome LoriAnnLV!

 

If you like subs, I highly recommend looking at Birchbox, Sample Society and Look Bag. Welcome aboard! :)

 


 

I can't believe a company would knowingly send out expired food products and try to justify it! That's such a lawsuit waiting to happen.

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Originally Posted by zadidoll View Post

 

If you hang out around here... not long. lol I'm a bad influence on everyone. LOL

 

Fixed that for yas! :D

 

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Naw, it's not just zadidoll being a bad influence....I could point fingers at some other folks who've posted about stuff that I then HAD to have ;)

 

Although zadidoll IS the queen o'subscriptions!

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Originally Posted by Pancua View Post

 

Fixed that for yas! :D

 

Originally Posted by calexxia View Post

 

Naw, it's not just zadidoll being a bad influence....I could point fingers at some other folks who've posted about stuff that I then HAD to have ;)

 

Although zadidoll IS the queen o'subscriptions!

 

I think I've been thrown under the bus! LOL But they're right, I am a bad influence. LOL

 

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Originally Posted by zadidoll View Post

 

 

 

I think I've been thrown under the bus! LOL But they're right, I am a bad influence. LOL

 

 

It's not "under the bus". It's "up on a pedestal" :P

 

And your GGG experience saved me from that hell, so I'd say "good" influence!

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Currently in order of what I like best..

 

MyGlam - I'm seriously loving this one.  I guess it just fits me.

Birchbox - I feel like it introduces me to so many brands I wouldn't get to try otherwise.

Beauty Army - I got in on the first 300 subscriptions but after the first box I'm just kind of "meh".  It's alright but I'm not in love yet.  I could see myself cancelling after a few months if it stays about the same.  I'm just way more into make up then skin care and this seems more for those into skincare.

 

Cancelled..

GoGo Girlfriend. Liked my first box, 2nd was total crap.  I don't like the way they run things.  Late delivery, deleting complaints and concerns off FB, blowing people off in emails. 

 

Considering "The Look Bag", Test Tube, and a few others but I need to keep my monthly costs under control.

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Beauty Army looks like it might be something i'd be interested in since I really like skincare products...however it always takes me quite awhile to actually finish any of them.  What do you you think the demographic is for their products?  I'm only 24 so the only thing I'm really concerened about (right now) are my extremely ugly dark circles haha.  When I looked at the thread it seemed like a lot of the products were for anti-aging.  What do you guys think?

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Originally Posted by javagirl87 View Post

 

Beauty Army looks like it might be something i'd be interested in since I really like skincare products...however it always takes me quite awhile to actually finish any of them.  What do you you think the demographic is for their products?  I'm only 24 so the only thing I'm really concerened about (right now) are my extremely ugly dark circles haha.  When I looked at the thread it seemed like a lot of the products were for anti-aging.  What do you guys think?

 

I'll be getting my first box hopefully some time this week so I'll post pics of an actual box (with size comparions) so you can get an idea of what it contains and how much.

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I'm only 24 too, but i liked a lot of the products I got from beauty army. I won't lie though, I am really afraid of getting wrinkles and have been using antiaging stuff since I was like...19. Although most of the things I got weren't necessarily antiaging/wrinkle creams. The eyeshadow, lip gloss, black soap, lots of fun things! 

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Originally Posted by Pancua View Post

 

 

 

I'll be getting my first box hopefully some time this week so I'll post pics of an actual box (with size comparions) so you can get an idea of what it contains and how much.

 

Hasn't your box been near you for awhile?? Mine came the same day it said it was dropped off at my post office! 

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Originally Posted by Playedinloops View Post

 

 

 

Hasn't your box been near you for awhile?? Mine came the same day it said it was dropped off at my post office! 

 

Supposedly!

 

Here is the tracking info. It looks like it went on a little trip midway through its way to me :D

 

 

Date Time Description Location
2/7/2012 11:52 PM Scanned at USPS

Est. Delivery: 2-3 Postal Delivery Days

AUSTIN, TX 78710
2/7/2012 06:15 PM Scanned at USPS AUSTIN, TX 78710
2/7/2012 06:13 PM Scanned at USPS AUSTIN, TX 78710
2/7/2012 01:10 AM Scanned at USPS AUSTIN, TX 78710
2/5/2012 05:58 PM Scanned at USPS COPPELL, TX 75099
2/3/2012 10:35 AM Scanned at USPS DALLAS, TX 75398
2/2/2012 11:33 PM Scanned at USPS AUSTIN, TX 78710
2/2/2012 03:14 AM Accepted by USPS AUSTIN, TX 78759
1/31/2012 07:01 PM Intransit Coppell, TX 75019
1/31/2012 01:51 PM Intransit - outbound Coppell, TX 75019
1/31/2012 12:00 PM Electronic Shipping Sent to USPS  
1/31/2012 08:09 AM Intransit Coppell, TX 75019
1/30/2012 05:56 PM Intransit Fishers, IN 46037
1/26/2012 08:05 PM Intransit Sparks, NV 89441
1/25/2012 04:55 PM Arrived at Shipping Facility Sparks, NV 89441
1/24/2012 05:06 PM Electronic Shipping Info Received Ontario, CA 91761

 

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My goodness! It looks like they weren't sure which post office to drop it at, lol. Ours shipped the same day, and I got mine around Jan. 30th...I'm in maryland for reference. 

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Originally Posted by Playedinloops View Post

 

My goodness! It looks like they weren't sure which post office to drop it at, lol. Ours shipped the same day, and I got mine around Jan. 30th...I'm in maryland for reference. 

 

Oh! Go to the Beauty Army thread and post your goodies!!!

 

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Originally Posted by Pancua View Post

 

 

Supposedly!

 

Here is the tracking info. It looks like it went on a little trip midway through its way to me :D

 

 

Date Time Description Location
2/7/2012 11:52 PM Scanned at USPS

Est. Delivery: 2-3 Postal Delivery Days

AUSTIN, TX 78710
2/7/2012 06:15 PM Scanned at USPS AUSTIN, TX 78710
2/7/2012 06:13 PM Scanned at USPS AUSTIN, TX 78710
2/7/2012 01:10 AM Scanned at USPS AUSTIN, TX 78710
2/5/2012 05:58 PM Scanned at USPS COPPELL, TX 75099
2/3/2012 10:35 AM Scanned at USPS DALLAS, TX 75398
2/2/2012 11:33 PM Scanned at USPS AUSTIN, TX 78710
2/2/2012 03:14 AM Accepted by USPS AUSTIN, TX 78759
1/31/2012 07:01 PM Intransit Coppell, TX 75019
1/31/2012 01:51 PM Intransit - outbound Coppell, TX 75019
1/31/2012 12:00 PM Electronic Shipping Sent to USPS  
1/31/2012 08:09 AM Intransit Coppell, TX 75019
1/30/2012 05:56 PM Intransit Fishers, IN 46037
1/26/2012 08:05 PM Intransit Sparks, NV 89441
1/25/2012 04:55 PM Arrived at Shipping Facility Sparks, NV 89441
1/24/2012 05:06 PM Electronic Shipping Info Received Ontario, CA 91761

 

 

Wow this is crazy haha.  I may have to seek your advice on shipping times the next time I get a subscription since you also live in Austin

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Originally Posted by javagirl87 View Post

 

 

 

Wow this is crazy haha.  I may have to seek your advice on shipping times the next time I get a subscription since you also live in Austin

 

Sure thing! :)

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Originally Posted by Pancua View Post

 

 

Supposedly!

 

Here is the tracking info. It looks like it went on a little trip midway through its way to me :D

 

 

Date Time Description Location
2/7/2012 11:52 PM Scanned at USPS

Est. Delivery: 2-3 Postal Delivery Days

AUSTIN, TX 78710
2/7/2012 06:15 PM Scanned at USPS AUSTIN, TX 78710
2/7/2012 06:13 PM Scanned at USPS AUSTIN, TX 78710
2/7/2012 01:10 AM Scanned at USPS AUSTIN, TX 78710
2/5/2012 05:58 PM Scanned at USPS COPPELL, TX 75099
2/3/2012 10:35 AM Scanned at USPS DALLAS, TX 75398
2/2/2012 11:33 PM Scanned at USPS AUSTIN, TX 78710
2/2/2012 03:14 AM Accepted by USPS AUSTIN, TX 78759
1/31/2012 07:01 PM Intransit Coppell, TX 75019
1/31/2012 01:51 PM Intransit - outbound Coppell, TX 75019
1/31/2012 12:00 PM Electronic Shipping Sent to USPS  
1/31/2012 08:09 AM Intransit Coppell, TX 75019
1/30/2012 05:56 PM Intransit Fishers, IN 46037
1/26/2012 08:05 PM Intransit Sparks, NV 89441
1/25/2012 04:55 PM Arrived at Shipping Facility Sparks, NV 89441
1/24/2012 05:06 PM Electronic Shipping Info Received Ontario, CA 91761

 

 

Wow this is crazy haha.  I may have to seek your advice on shipping times the next time I get a subscription since you also live in Austin

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I'm subscribed to Birchbox since a year -  I like it but have been disappointed by a couple of boxes

Just signed up for Beautyfix & used the code that someone posted before to get $30 off. I'll see if I like it but $49.99 is definitely a lot of money.

I signed up for MyGlam but I'm on the waiting list.

I'm also waiting to check out Glossybox.

 

I canceled Testtube - I like that it had a lot of products but I felt like a lot of the products where not for my age (I'm 28) & most full size were crazy expensive & I would have never bought them.

 

I looked at all the other boxes that you guys mentioned but wasn't really attracted to any other boxes.

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Originally Posted by mariadolce1978 View Post

 

how does the little black bag work?

 

 

You take a quiz but you can go back and customize it further. I was able to choose one item and then based on the value of that item you get one to three more items randomly chosen for you.  I got two more items in my bag.  You can then choose to go ahead and ship your bag or start trading with other users to try to get different items (which is highly addicting).  I've traded the other two items in my bag two or three times. I'm pretty happy with what's in my bag now. They offer jewelry, handbags, accessories, and a few little houseware knick knack things. The brands are more designer. I can't wait to get my first bag.

 

 

 

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Originally Posted by LoriAnnLV View Post

 

I actually found these forums by searching for GoGoGirlFriend reviews. Between what I read here and the videos I saw, I decided to skip that one.

 

Currently subscribed to:

 

MyGlam (waiting for first box)

ShoeDazzle (skip most months)

LittleBlackBag (just launched)

 

Here's the link to those curious.

http://www.littleblackbag.com

 

HowItWorks_Shop.jpgI decide to take the quiz just to see and according to them I'm a little sparkle bag. You have the option to be a recurring monthly member OR do it as a "one time" only.

Style_Sparkle.jpg

Little Sparkle Bag style picks!

Choose the 1st item & we'll surprise you with the rest.

2 - 4 items for $49.95. FREE shipping on your first order!

 

It looks like a nice little treat to get some cute accessories. I'll definitely keep this one on my list.

 

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I am also subscribed to many, New Beauty test tube qvc version got me started , and it was all down hill from there I am subscribed to:

Birchbox

My Glam

Juilp

My Platinum Box

The Look Bag

Sample Society

Beauty Army

New Beauty Test Tube

QVC version New beauty Test Tube

Cravebox

I have to say the first Platinum Box wasnt to impressive, but it was free,,, they wanted to see how many people they could interested before charging and increasing inventory, I have to say though they have the BEST customer service, thats how I know about the reason for the free inaugral box, they promise the next boxes will be much better.

Now that I see a code for $30 off Beauty Fix I am compelled to try that as well!! This is a serius addiction, but so much fun

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