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Calendar June 11, 2015 06/11/15 AuthorBy Subscription Box Mom Comments 0 Comments 0

Better Half Box Review – Gals Box + Coupon

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. I received this box for review purposes.

Better Half Box Review - Gals Box

Better Half Box Review – Gals Box

Update September 2015:  Better Half Box has closed its doors.  Check out Popsugar for a similar box.

Better Half Box is a new lifestyle subscription box for men and women.  Boxes are $39.95/month ($29.00 for the 1st month) and filled with 5-6 full sized products.  Each box contains fashion, kitchen, food, beauty items and more, all picked around a specific theme.

The Details:

Cost: $39.99/month ($29.00 for the 1st month)

What’s in the box? Each box contains 5-6 full size products, all curated around a specific theme.

How do I cancel?  You can cancel right from your account.


Better Half Womens Box

My box was a bit banged up during transit, but everything inside was safe.

First Look

First Look: The theme for this month is “Movie Star Gorgeous”.

Information sheet + Recipes

A full color information card was included in the box, along with recipes for a wedding cake martini and chocolate martini.

Sugar Scrub + Bath Bomb

Two Sisters Spa Gourmet Bath Bomb – Black Raspberry & Vanilla $4.99 I actually hated baths until I was introduced to bath bombs in subscription boxes.  I was really thrilled to see a bath bomb and this one smells like black raspberry/vanilla.

Luxurious Sugar Scrub Wild Orchid/Gardenia: $10.00 est (based on similar products) This is a special exclusive for Better Half Box and it has a wonderful floral scent.  This sugar scrub is more of a body wash consistency, instead of just sugar granules, which makes for easy application.

Hair Ties

Elanas Bows Geometric Elastic Hair Ties: $5.15  I think coral and turquoise must be the “in colors” for summer, because I am seeing them everywhere.  I really love hair ties and I use them daily, unfortunately, they are always disappearing, so I am glad to get more.

Glamour Dolls Lipstick in Duh

Glamour Dolls Lip Cream  $2.99 This a very creamy lip color and it’s a pale pink color.  I received the color “Duh” but some subscribers received “Juicy Melons”.

Glamour Dolls Swatch

This is a swatch of “Duh”.

Movie Trivia Game

Gadgets and Gear Movie Trivia $14.99  C and I are total movie buffs and we had a blast with this game.  We each like a completely different set of movies, so it makes for a fun time.

Movie Star Wine Glass + Cocktail Rim Sugar

Stemless Wine Glass “Movie Star Gorgeous”: $4.00 est  This glass is perfect for one of the martini recipes included in the box (yes, I know this isn’t a martini glass).  I love the pink font, because I won’t have to worry about any of the men in my house taking it.

Dell Cove Spice Co Cocktail Rim Sugar Tin  $4.25  You don’t need to drink alcohol to use this sugar, it can be used with a Shirley Temple or other fruity drink.  I am going to use this at my next dinner party.  Some subscribers received purple or pink.

Crown Brush Set

Crown Brush Makeup Set $30.00 If you read my blog, you know I love makeup brushes.  This set includes 12 brushes, so you can apply product, blend, contour and groom.  The brushes seem like nice quality and I was glad to add a few missing brushes to my “tool kit”.

Better Half Box Review - Gals Box

Final Thought: This box had a total value of $76.37 and it was quite the impressive box!  Better Half Box emerged in the subscription box world with a bang and this box can compete with the big box companies.  I love the movie star theme and the box was filled with items to make you feel and look gorgeous.    If you want to try Better Half Box, you can use this link with the code FIRSTBOX29 to get your first box for $29.00.

Here is the spoilers for June!


The theme will be Island Adventure


Each box will have a Big Dipper Wax Works Candle ($5.50 value).

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