All April 2012: Natural Wonders Stories

  • 5 Splurge-Worthy Hair Products

    5 Splurge-Worthy Hair Products

    Solve all your hair concerns with these specialized (and stylish) essentials.

  • Birchbox Crush: Stephanie Savage

    Birchbox Crush: Stephanie Savage

    Executive producer Stephanie Savage chats about the success of "Gossip Girl," beauty advice she’s picked up on set, and how she unwinds.

  • Zoya Blogger Collection by Birchbox

    Zoya Blogger Collection by Birchbox

    When it comes to spotting the trends, there’s no better source than top beauty bloggers. We teamed up with Zoya to help these talented ladies turn their creativity into these exclusive limited edition nail polish shades.

  • Hunger Games-Inspired Dutch Braid

    Hunger Games-Inspired Dutch Braid

    If you’ve mastered the French braid, it’s time to move onto something more advanced: the Dutch braid! It looks surprisingly similar to The Hunger Games heroine Katniss Everdeen’s braid, which means we’ll be wearing it all spring (and summer).

  • 5 Tips for Using Mineral Makeup

    5 Tips for Using Mineral Makeup

    We’re obsessed with these Alima Pure mineral eyeshadows, and it’s not just because they come in some amazing pigments. Find out our five best tips for using mineral shadows like a pro.

  • Spring Makeup Look: 3 Products, No Brushes

    Spring Makeup Look: 3 Products, No Brushes

    Now that warm weather’s here, we don’t want to spend our time inside worrying about our makeup. Instead, we’ve got an everyday spring look that only takes three products, and no brushes.

  • Revamped Spring Skincare

    Revamped Spring Skincare

    Use these three simple tips from Editor Meredith Stebbins to overhaul your skincare routine just in time for spring’s warm weather.

  • willa™ Start Fresh Foaming Face Wash and Clear Face Moisturizer

    willa™ Start Fresh Foaming Face Wash and Clear Face Moisturizer

    There are lots of skincare brands that address aging, but we’re fans of this line because it gives young skin the attention it deserves, too.

  • Marula – The Leakey Collection™ Omega Rich Pure Marula Oil

    Marula – The Leakey Collection™ Omega Rich Pure Marula Oil

    This newcomer to the world of oils is gaining serious momentum. Prized by East African women for centuries, Marula oil visibly reduces the look of fine lines while protecting your skin against damage.

  • Spring Lipstick Guide

    Spring Lipstick Guide

    Decadent candy colors are everywhere this season. Try them on your lips with these standout shades.

  • Beauty Trip: Australian Skincare and Makeup Favorites

    Beauty Trip: Australian Skincare and Makeup Favorites

    Beyond the amazing wildlife (kangaroos!) and famously easy-going attitude, Australia has plenty to offer in the beauty sphere.

  • Birchbox April Favorites

    Birchbox April Favorites

    We filled April Birchboxes with healthy products that take inspiration from nature. We’re also introducing you to awesome new brands, from a skincare line developed by a mother-daughter duo to a mineral based makeup line we’ll be wearing all spring.

  • Making the Switch: Natural Skincare

    Making the Switch: Natural Skincare

    Transitioning to natural skincare can be a little intimidating, not to mention confusing. If you’re curious about making the switch, this may convince you.

  • How To: Easy DIY Pedicure

    How To: Easy DIY Pedicure

    Follow these five easy steps to get your feet into shape for spring

  • The Best Spring Cuts For Your Face Shape

    The Best Spring Cuts For Your Face Shape

    Spring is a great time to break out of your hair rut and try out a bouncy new cut. We've got pro tips on finding the right style for your face shape.