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Play! by Sephora is a monthly subscription box program. Each month subscribers will receive a box of deluxe samples, along with an exclusive PLAY! BOOK — packed with helpful advice — and a PLAY! PASS to redeem in store for a free one-on-one learning session with a beauty expert. The six product samples in your PLAY! by SEPHORA box are from the same prestige brands Sephora carries in store and online, and they are sized to use multiple times.
Play! by Sephora has switched to recycled bags (they previous sent cloth bags) and I love them. I usually ended up tossing the drawstring cloth ones, but I will save these resealable ones.
The October 2019 Play! by Sephora theme is “Your Beauty Recipe” and included the following items:
~Tarte Quench Hydrating Primer – Rainforest of the Sea (3mL) ($3.20): This primer awakens and refresh your skin, delivering antioxidants, probiotics, and amino acids. It also helps smooth the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. I feel like this is nice even without makeup on top. It is a great base layer as well though.
~Shiseido WASO: Clear Mega-Hydrating Moisturizer (5mL) ($3.80): This clear gel moisturizer is ultra-hydrating and helps reduce the size of pores. It felt incredible on my skin, but wasn’t so thick that it felt like a nighttime only item either.
~Origins Dr. Andrew Weil for Origins Mega-Mushroom Relief & Resilience Soothing Treatment Lotion (30mL) ($5.25): This is a watery lotion (seriously that is how Sephora describes it), that reduces the look of redness in just one use. I was skeptical, but it actually did reduce redness. The consistency does take some getting used to though.
~Youth to the People Superfood Antioxidant Cleanser (15mL) ($2.54): A juice cleanse for your face. I love it. It didn’t dry out my skin or make it feel tight. It just left it feeling clean and fresh.
~Urban Decay All Nighter Long-Lasting Makeup Setting Spray (15mL) ($7.50): I don’t often use a makeup setting spray, but I know a few of my friend who would love this! It set your makeup and leaves it looking perfect for up to 16 hours!!
~Bonus: DPHUE Apple Cider Vinegar Hair Masque (14.8mL) ($2.34): I could not be more excited that this is my bonus item. I love the ACV rinse, so I was thrilled to try the mask. It is fantastic! I would for sure get this again!
All totaled my October 2019 Play! by Sephora had a value of about $25! Not the best value ever that is for sure, but I did enjoy the variety in this box.
What did you think of the October 2019 Play! by Sephora? One thing to keep in mind is that Play! sends out a variety of boxes each month, so you may end up receiving a different box than your best friend who is also a subscriber. If you are interested in subscribing (and you probably should be because their boxes are great), you can check them out here.