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My First Sephora Play Box!!


Tomorrow is Friday…Finally!! I am excited because we have our first softball practice this Saturday and our preseason games start in a week and a half. We haven’t got to practice yet…YIKES!

I have been trying to find a monthly beauty subscription that I feel that is worth the money and that I actually life. I have tried Ipsy and I really didn’t like it and I have also tried allure, I felt that it was ok. I know there are many more out there for me to try. This is going to be a shocker, I have never shopped at Sephora (not even online), but I have seen people talk about the Sephora Play Box. I have heard good and bad things, but I wanted to check it out. I was so excited when I received it in the mail. I haven’t tested the products yet, but wanted to show y’all what I received and my thoughts.

If you are not familiar with the Sephora Play Box, each month has a theme (which I thought was pretty cool) and this month the theme is Insta Beauty.

I really like the bag the products come in. It also goes along with the months them Insta Beauty. It holds all 5 samples, plus the month’s bonus.

1. Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Perfector in Shade #6

I wasn’t really excited about this because I received it in my allure box last month (it was packaged different) (~*Make Up For Ever Review*~). It didn’t work out for me at all. Plus, this shade is to dark for me. I could be wrong, but they do ask your skin tone and I put fair, I could be wrong, but I am pretty sure they asked. Why send me a Warm Sand shade, like really why send it to a fair person. Anyways, I have already reviewed this on my blog and I am just giving this one to my sister in law, the color will work for her.

2. IT Cosmetics BYE BYE Pores Pressed Poreless Finish Airbrush Pressed Powder

I am excited to try this powder. It is translucent, so this product will work out for me. The lil sponge that comes with it, is cute. When I felt this powder, I wanted to go do my makeup, but I am waiting where I can do an all day wear test on it. The full size price of this is $29. I don’t know if I would pay that for a powder, it is going to have to be amazing for me to buy a full size.

3. Fresh: Lotus Youth Preserve Rescue Mask

This is suppose to be a 5 minute facial in a jar. It is suppose to help dull, rough, and dry skin. It has seaweed in it and let me tell ya, you can smell it. I am one of these people that smells stuff when opening it and this stuff stinks. I will test it out, 5 minutes isn’t that long, hopefully the smell goes away.

4. Urban Decay Hi-Fi Shine Ultra Cushion Lipgloss in the shade SPL

I would have to say this was the sample I was most excited about. I have been wanting to try the new Urban Decay lipglosses since they came out and y’all know I am on a no buying makeup this month. So, glad I received this and the smell, smells so good.

The Last and Final Sample

5. Peter Thomas Roth Skin to Die for No-Filter Mattifying Primer & Complexion Perfector


I am always looking for a good primer, this one hopefully is a great one. When I swatched it on my hand, it left my hand so soft. I will be trying this out very soon.

This Month’s Bonus Sample

MIU MIU: L’eau Rosee


I am not a big perfume type of person. I guess because I have never felt the need for it. Each month Sephora gives you a bonus sample and from what I have heard it is almost always perfume. This gives me a chance to try perfumes and find the right scent for me.

So far I do think it could be worth the $10 a month. I know it isn’t always makeup products, but always some type of beauty products.

Do any of y’all get the Sephora Play box? What are y’alls thoughts on it?

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