All February 2011: Indulgence Stories

  • Antioxidants: Birchbox Breakdown

    Antioxidants: Birchbox Breakdown

    We know antioxidants are good for us, but what exactly are they doing, and how can we get the most out of our skincare?

  • 3 Minute Makeup Routine

    3 Minute Makeup Routine

    We all have those days when we're running late and have just a few minutes to look great. Birchbox editor Meredith Stebbins comes to our rescue with an easy and efficient makeup routine in under three minutes. It's guaranteed to have you out the door ready to take on the day.

  • All About Mascaras

    All About Mascaras

    If you're like us, you can't live without your mascara. But you don't have to stick with the same formula you've been using since high school. We'll tell you our latest favorites, plus tips on picking the perfect formula for your lashes and getting clump-free application.

  • How To: Brighten Under Eye Circles

    How To: Brighten Under Eye Circles

    Stress, late nights, and not enough sleep all contribute to under eye circles. Brighten up your whole face with makeup artist, Nam Vo's three-step system.

  • How To: Rosy Blush

    How To: Rosy Blush

    Rosy Cheeks are a great way to look fresh and healthy without too much makeup. One of our favorite makeup artists, Nam Vo, shows us an easy way to acheive perfect rosy blush in just two steps.

  • Birchbox Crush: Jodie and Danielle Snyder

    Birchbox Crush: Jodie and Danielle Snyder

    The sisterly duo behind fashion-jewelry phenomenon Dannijo designs with love

  • Cheat Sheet: Face Oils

    Cheat Sheet: Face Oils

    Oil? On your face? Absolutely. From dry flakiness to stubborn rosacea, face oils are the cure for what ails your skin.

  • Finger Painting

    Finger Painting

    The wild, wacky — and yes, wearable — world of nail art.

  • Cream Blush Demystified

    Cream Blush Demystified

    You've got powder blush down but shy away from cream-based formulas. Learn how to master cream blush for healthy looking skin and staying power.

  • Borrowed From the Boys

    Borrowed From the Boys

    Six non-girly, totally awesome products to add to your arsenal

  • Five Luscious Lipcolors: Pick Your Perfect Pink

    Five Luscious Lipcolors: Pick Your Perfect Pink

    From an understated neutral to a shock-me magenta, makeup artist Dora Salgado finds a fuchsia for every personality.

  • Effortless Everyday Hair Accessories

    Effortless Everyday Hair Accessories

    Take your tresses from unattractive to alluring by adding a simple pop of style

  • Sarah Endline: Beauty in Action

    Sarah Endline: Beauty in Action

    Sarah Endline, founder of sweetriot, has applied her business acumen toward bringing dark chocolate to consumers — and in a way that betters the world.