No need to rack your brain over what to get the beauty lover in your life–we rounded up the best beauty subscription boxes.
The verdict is in: People love subscription boxes. But with the ever-growing list of options, finding the best box for the people in your life can be tougher than ever. Our beauty editors put their heads together to think of the perfect gift boxes so you don't have to do any of the leg work for your friends' birthday gifts and holiday presents.
Below is your go-to guide for getting the best subscription box for every type of beauty enthusiast in your life.
Best for the Bargain Hunter
One of the O.G. subscription beauty boxes, Birchbox has earned its spot on the list as a perfect intro to new brands. For $10 a month, customers receive five mini samples of prestige beauty products specific to a beauty profile you set up to help discover new brands without a hefty price tag. Bonus: There's a box for your man, too!
To Buy: $10 a month, birchbox.com.
Best for the Beauty Addict
Unlike most beauty subscription boxes, the new Ipsy Glam Bag Plus offers consumers five FULL-sized beauty products for only $25 a month. You read that right: full. With five brand new, full-sized beauty products every 30-some-odd days, this box is the perfect gift for the beauty guru in your life.
To Buy: $25 a month, ipsy.com.
Best for the Mask Maven
K-beauty junkies, come one come all. The Facetory box is jam packed with seven Korean beauty face masks to test out each month.
To Buy: $20 a month, facetory.com.
Best for the Sephora Loyalist
The Play! by Sephora box encourages you to do just that–and at $10 a month, the price cannot be beat. The box contains five trial-size samples, a shopping guide to help explain how to use each, and 50 Beauty Insider points.
To Buy: $10 a month, sephora.com.
Best for the Fragrance Fan
Buying fragrance for a friend is always hard, but with Scentbird, it's become much easier. This beauty box lets you choose from a number of top perfume brands and sends you a sample every month. With over 450 brands to choose from, everyone can find their perfect scent.
To Buy: $15 a month, scentbird.com.
Best for the Friend Who Has Everything
Beloved by reality TV stars everywhere, the FabFitFun box includes the latest and greatest from the beauty world, but also throws in a few additional fun treats like duffel bags, mugs, and jewelry.
To Buy: $50 a month, fabfitfun.com.
Best for the Practical Decision Maker
Ready to get all of your drugstore favorites in one place? The Walmart Beauty Box does all of the work for you. This beauty subscription box compiles a bunch of your tried-and-true drugstore products and sends out samples four times a year so you never have to restock. Plus, it only costs $5.
To Buy: $5 a quarter, beautybox.walmart.com.
Best for the Whole Foods Junkie
The clean beauty movement is here, and it is here to stay. For the clean beauty lover in your life, the Petit Vour box is the perfect gift. This box comes with four clean beauty products ranging from sample size to full size.
To Buy: $15 a month, petitvour.com.