Need a style boost after the last year? Trying to get used to the idea of seeing people, well, in person again?
Luckily, these beauty subscription boxes––created by, and for, Black women––can help you look and feel your best this year. From all-natural haircare and skincare to essential beauty products for all skin tones and complexions, these monthly subscription boxes are curated with women of color in mind and seek to show off some of the best products available from Black-owned indie businesses. Each of these boxes curates new products and beauty brands for subscribers' unique beauty needs, so we know you'll find something you love.
Read below to discover the best subscription boxes for women of color on the Cratejoy Marketplace!
Price: Starts at $22.50/month
What's Included: Show your daughter that natural is the way to go when it comes to her curls––and the "curl kit" of products she uses in that beautiful hair of hers. Each month with the EmbraceBox you'll get all-natural ingredients and recipes for you to craft your own hair care products right at home. A fun task to do together each month, you'll celebrate what you're working with and support a healthy lifestyle at the same time.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 17th of the month
Price: Starts at $14.67/month
What's Included: Discover new hair care products with Curly Queen Kit! Once per season (every three months) subscribers receive a box filled with 6-10 hair products and tools from top brands and up-and-coming brands. Each box includes products like shampoo and conditioner with coconut oil, texture clay, conditioning hair masks, hair oil, and curl defining cream!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 10th of the month
Price: Starts at $10.42/month
What's Included: Go all-natural––with your beauty products––with the VNUS Box! Each month, you'll receive full-size products for vegan skincare and natural hair care, body care, makeup (uh, did someone say Fenty?) and more, plus a selection of samples, a bonus hand sanitizer, and lip balm. What's more, the organization donates 20% to charity.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 15th of the month
Price: Starts at $30.95/month
What's Included: Sister to the premier vegan and cruelty-free lifestyle subscription Bombay & Cedar, B&C's luxe Beauty Box curates a monthly mix of 5-6 high-quality makeup products and skincare, both deluxe and full-size products, to revamp your clean beauty routine. Even cooler, this Black beauty box is a partner of 1% for the Planet, donating 1% of annual profits to environmental causes.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 20th of the month
Price: Starts at $25.66/month
What's Included: The subscription box from bath & body brand Heart & Soul, Spa in a Box delivers a curation of handmade, natural, and organic skincare products for relaxing and pampering yourself. Create your own spa day at home with 5-7 goodies such as bath bombs, scrubs, body butters, soaps, and much more in every box!
Shipping: Ships to Canada and the U.S. between the 5th-10th of the month
Price: Starts at $15.00/box
What's Included: Created by a Black woman entrepreneur for all hair textures, this hair care subscription service is perfect for all hair types and styling needs! Whether you have curly hair, locs, or totally straight tresses, Club Rapunzel's unique 4-step repair system helps to restore health, add shine, and regrow your hair after damage. Choose between quarterly regrowth treatments for all hair types and hairstyles, quarterly therapies for dreadlocked hair, or weekly online coaching for overall growth and wellness.
Shipping: First box ships worldwide from the U.S. at the end of the month, then quarterly after that