Are you looking for a simple way to swap out toxic home and beauty products? Then Back to Basic boxes are here to help. Such a great affordable way to get eco-home and green beauty products delivered monthly to your door with detailed information about why the products featured are safer than “the other junk”. They do all the research, testing and curation for you. I’ve been subscribed to the Eco -Chic Chica Back to Basics box for a while now and have been introduced to some amazing clean brands and products that I use every day. You can learn more about their other monthly subscriptions for men & combo household boxes at backtobasics.com and see my previous reviews for March, April, and May.
Not only does Back to Basics have their fabulous subscription boxes they also have a shop where you can stock up on the items included in their monthly box. Check out their shop here.
Now let’s take a look at a few months of Back to Basics boxes and all the safer goodies inside.
June $29.99- This box was sent to me by the lovely Ashleigh-thank you again!
Back To Basics teamed up with the Leaping Bunny Program to curate a special box with products that supports animal-friendly brands + manufacturing practices. Love this collaboration! Plus a portion of proceeds from this box will be donated to the Leaping Bunny Program. This box included:
Erbaviva Sunscreen-SPF 30 Full Size ($22.99): this was one of our favorite sunscreens this summer. It worked with no white streaks. Made with non-nano zinc oxide and organic ingredients. So happy to find a safer sunscreen that can be used on the entire family.
Rare Essence Aromatherapy Roll-On- Oil in Purify Full Size ($11.99): this smells lovely and made to detoxify with pure essential oils. I have this in my purse so when I need a little pick me up I just roll it on my wrists & neck.
Radius Floss Sachets in Mint Full Size ($3.99): These are individually wrapped floss, so great on the go for emergency floss (I always seem to get something stuck between my front teeth, you know what I mean?!?) 100% biodegradable and vegan.
Molly’s Suds Oxygen Whitener Full Size: ($10.99) Used as a bleach alternative for laundry or other cleaning needs. A powder made with Sodium Percarbonate, Sodium Carbonate, Citric Acid, & Pure Lemon Essential Oil. This helped get our clothes whiter.
June BTB box value ~$49.96!
Au Naturale High Lustre Lip Gloss in Passion Fruit Full Size ($18): Such a pretty pink color and formula, not sticky, and the smell is so yummy (candy). I like to wear it alone or over my favorite lipstick. Made with clean ingredients. One of my favorite brands and safe products spearheading the #Cleanbeautyrevolution
Truce Clean All Purpose Cleaner in Peppermint Full Size ($10.49): all-purpose cleaner that works and made with only 5 ingredients-Water, Rubbing Alcohol, Hydrogen Peroxide, Organic Castile Soap, Essential Oils. I use this in our bathrooms everywhere for a clean and minty smell. So good.
Erbavva Buzz Spray Full Size ($20.99): Bug spray made with safe ingredients. This worked great for us on our trip to Florida and living in Texas.
July BTB box had a value of ~$53.47!
Ahnesti Haircare Integrity Replenishing Shampoo & Conditioner Full Sizes ($26 each)-plant based and follows EU strict standards with their ingredients. The shampoo and conditioner have a light smell and makes my hair feel clean and soft without causing a buildup. Has a rich lather. Made with Aloe Vera and Grapeseed Oil.
Better Life Clean Happens Naturally Throne-Tidying Toilet Bowl Cleaner Tea Tree & Peppermint Full Size ($6.99). This is a gel toilet bowl cleaner, reminds me of conventional ones I’ve used, but doesn’t have all those toxic ingredients in it. It really works, easy to use, and leaves the bowl smelling clean.
Full Circle Home Micro Manager Detail Brush ($4.99): BPA-free recycled plastic & bamboo handle. This is great for the bath, shower, bathroom, around the sink, or anywhere you need an extra scrub.
August BTB box value ~ $63.98!
Like I’ve said before, I’ve been subscribed to this box for a few months now and I’m so impressed with the variety and value of eco-home and green beauty products packed in the box every month. Just look at the value and safer goodies in every box. Plus the details that come with every product- information about why the ingredients in the products featured are safer than conventional choices or “the other junk”. One of my favorites! Are you subscribed?
Identify the simple.
Eliminate the rest.”
Green Passion Beauty
[Disclaimer: The June BTB box was sent to GPB at no cost, July and August was paid for by GPB. All opinions are my own.]