Love to pamper yourself? But not willing to shed lots of money for skincare and makeup products? That’s when makeup subscription boxes come to our rescue where beauty experts choose the best of all products and deliver it to you at affordable rates. We have listed 6 subscription boxes containing beauty and grooming products that will go light on your pocket and will provide you with quality and quantity at the same time.
1. Glamego box
Glamego Box is India’s cheapest beauty subscription box which provides 4 luxury beauty products of different brands.It has a nice bubble wrapped packaging just so that the products reach their customers in a good condition.
PRICE: Starting from Rs.299 - Rs.399
NUMBER OF PRODUCTS IN A BOX: 4
BRANDS AVAILABLE: Natural Bath & Body, Inveda, BioBloom, etc
BUY IT HERE: Glamego Box
Read our post on the best foundations for oily skin here.
2. FAB Bag
FAB BAG provides the best of beauty and makeup products which are customized in accordance to the needs of their customers.They have makeup and beauty products to break all the traditional makeup rules.Even if you are unsure about having the bag, you can cancel it mid-subscription — but the bag is so good that you can’t resist owning it.
PRICE: Rs 599
NUMBER OF PRODUCTS IN A BOX: 4-5
BRANDS AVAILABLE: Sugar, Inveda, Kronokare, Be a bombshell, etc
BUY IT HERE: Fabbag
Subscribers will receive products from high-end national and international brands. The products may involve jewelry, beauty products, lifestyle and other eye-catching fashion accessories along with a surprise gift. You can pamper yourself and add beauty to your wardrobe with this makeup box.
PRICE: Rs 666
NUMBER OF PRODUCTS IN A BOX: 4-5
BRANDS AVAILABLE: Colour fever, Khadi, Statement Moda, etc
BUY IT HERE: Ladyraga
Know about the top matte lipsticks you can buy in India here
4. Sugar Box
Sugar Box is a curated box of happiness. Every month, the creators of sugar box think of a theme around which the sugar box is compiled and sent out. Think of it as a box of items curated by people whose sole purpose is to bring loads of happiness in your life. Red carpet theme, girl’s theme, beach theme and they keep switching between many themes.
PRICE: Rs 1499 monthly subscription
NUMBER OF PRODUCTS IN A BOX: more than 4-5
BUY IT HERE: Sugarbox
Being Juliet’ is for all females, who want to pamper themselves during those days, Team ‘Being Juliet’ will send you your monthly supplies 5 days prior to your cycle to ensure you don’t have to look for last minute trips.You can customize your selection of 20 pads/tampons/panty liners & to lift your mood with each pack we send you few thoughtful gifts & other goodies every month, month on month, 5 days prior to your cycle at your doorsteps! Rashi Bajaj created Being Juliet, a unique portal launched with the sole objective of pampering ladies during their monthly cycle.
PRICE: Depends on what you choose - Being Jane or Juliet - Monthly/Yearly Basis
BUY IT HERE: Being Juliet
Our Natural, Cruelty-free Bath, Body & Wellness subscription based Beauty boxes that let you get your hands on our wide range of vegan products. Assured Freebies & Vouchers included in each box. The best part is that each edition will be available all year round so if you miss subscribing, don’t worry; you can always get your hands on the earlier editions.
PRICE: You can also book individual subscriptions @Rs. 795/- per month or go in for quarterly subscription @Rs. 715/- per month and half-yearly subscription @Rs. 666/- per month
NUMBER OF PRODUCTS IN A BOX: 5-7
BRANDS AVAILABLE: The Beach Company, Health Total-Anjali Mukerjee, Nertia Nail Art, Just Jewellery, Stay Quirky Nail Paints, Shades of Joy, Chamki Nail Paint, Crisma Jewellery, kara Wet Wipes, Green Gardenia
BUY IT HERE: Beauty Wish Box
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7. My Envy Box
Subscribe & Discover the world of beauty from the comfort of your home. The Subscription Beauty Box comes with 5 product samples from Luxury & Prestige brands every month.
PRICE: Starts from Rs. 850
NUMBER OF PRODUCTS IN A BOX: 5
BUY IT HERE: My Envy Box
8. The Red Box
TheRedBox aims at making the world a more stylish place, one accessory at a time! We are here to provide you with the largest collection of stunning, on-trend fashion & lifestyle accessories at highly pocket-friendly prices.
PRICE: Starts from Rs. 1999
BUY IT HERE: The Red Box
The contents of the box are a secret until you actually receive it and get a surprise. An assortment of skincare, haircare, and cosmetics, this will be every beauty junkie’s dream package — out of the 6 products, 3 are full-sized. The subscription is available in 1, 3, 6, and 12-month plans, offering you exclusive discounts and sneak-peeks of limited edition boxes.
PRICE: Starts from Rs. 1319
NUMBER OF PRODUCTS IN A BOX: 6
BUY IT HERE: Look Fantastic
Also, read our blog post on the best Nude Lipsticks for the Indian skin tone.
Sign up to Globox and fill in your beauty profile — then sit back and let the beauty experts work their magic. Globox holds brands such as Deborah Milano, Lottie London, SkinYoga, and MUA. With that being said, you don’t need any more excuses to pamper yourself, now do you?
PRICE: Starts from Rs. 1300
BRANDS AVAILABLE: Deborah Milano, Lottie London, SkinYoga, and MUA.
BUY IT HERE: GloBox
11. Santas Box
Hand-picked by celebrities, get about 10-12 luxe beauty products that are not only organic but vegan too. Curated by celebs such as designer Archana Kochhar and singer Shruti Pathak, for every box sold, Violet Box donates a month’s menstrual supplies to a girl in need.
PRICE: Starts from Rs. 749
BUY IT HERE: Santas Box
12. Mystery Box
The mystery box pretty much sticks to its name and keeps you on your toes month on month. Offering you 4 to 5 products which are based on the theme of the month — you can get your beauty fix through beauty, fashion, and lifestyle products. Mystery Box is a monthly subscription box for women. It is a fun and an affordable way to discover new products and treat yourself or a loved one with a gift every month.
PRICE: Starts from Rs. 1499
BUY IT HERE: Mystery Box
13. Scent Box
Perfume testers for you to try out before you settle on a perfume you’d like to invest in at full price. Isn’t it fabulous that you can test out a perfume before committing to it? Perfumes aren’t cheap and no matter how many times you smell one at the mall or test on your wrist, it just isn’t the same as using a tester and wearing it a couple of times.
PRICE: Rs. 199 for 3 testers
BUY IT HERE: Scent Box
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Q. How long on average do make-up products last?
A. Lipsticks and glosses are less likely than liquid-based makeup to grow bacteria. You can safely use them for at least 6 months and the lipstick for a year. Powders can be used unless you notice a funny smell or the color has turned, powder-based products last for some 18 months to 2 years.
Q: Which are the best makeup brands in India?
A: Sephora, Bobby Brown and Maybelline