BroadView: Sephora Play May 2019

The contents of the Sephora PLAY! box for May 2019

After April 2019 left me a bit disappointed with Sephora PLAY!, I was eager to see what May had to offer before deciding whether to keep the subscription or move on to a different one. While I want the products to review, I also want products that will potentially work for me, and the last box was pretty meh, with products that had been released a long time ago, or were simply problematic in other ways. Continue Reading


BroadView: Function of Beauty

No hair solution is one-style-fits-all. Those of us with thick hair have different needs than those with thinning hair; curly girls have needs that straight-haired peeps don’t. In many cases, the go-to solution is to get shampoo and conditioner for the most problematic issues and try to work in treatments and leave-ins and the like for the rest of our annoying hair qualities.

Function of Beauty produces customized hair products (shampoo, conditioner, and leave-in conditioner) that can address up to 5 issues you have with your hair in one custom-mix formula. They offer both single orders and a discounted subscription service with auto-shipping. Continue Reading


BroadView: Sephora Play April 2019

I see you sent me all the old stuff. Thx. Rly.

I’m something of an old hand with subscription boxes. For a while, I received several every month of varied types, and recently, I chose to return to sub-land, albeit in a much less voracious way. Since I tend to like a large number of the brands at Sephora, I decided to try out the company’s box, PLAY!, and this is the first box I received. Continue Reading