Unboxing: 'Parisian Pretty' October BDJ Box

Hello, hello, hello :D

I'm finally showing you what's inside my October BDJ Box!

BDJ Box is a monthly beauty box subscription service from the same company behind the Belle de Jour planners. A BDJ box contains 5+ deluxe-sized samples, and you can get it for P480 per month. It's the least expensive among the three beauty boxes I know so far. Read my post *here* for more information on the BDJ Box and its launching event last week.

Let me unbox my beauty with BDJ Box with you :)

Here's what the box looks like.

I like the color theme and the green gift box icon printed on the cover :D

Let's open it!

There's a card that contains information on this month's theme, Parisian Pretty...
October 2012: Parisian Pretty
...and the list of the products inside the box.
There's a total of nine products in the October box. I'm familiar with most of the brands here but I haven't tried any of these products before. I'm actually quite impressed with the list of their partner brands

The box is heavier than expected, too. That's a good thing, if you think about it. 

And here are all the products inside!

I'm surprised to see that four/five out of the eight products are full-sized, and the samples are good for several uses already! Deluxe-sized, indeed :)

Calvin Klein Eternity Aqua (1.2 ml)
Nice subtle, 'sophisticated' scent!
L'Oreal Paris Total Repair 5 - Daily Repairing Treatment (50 ml)
I love the L'Oreal Smooth Intense Anti-Frizz serum and conditioner.
I hope this one is as good or even better than those two.
(Mall price: P240, 240 ml)
Garnier Skin Naturals Pure Active Multi-Action Scrub (50 ml)
Excited to use my first Garnier product! Hihi.
(Mall price: P85, 50 ml)
L: L'Oreal Lucent Magique Skin Illuminating BB Cream (5 ml)
R: L'Oreal Revitalift Intensive Night Repair Essence (5 ml)
A lot of people have been raving about this BB cream since the BDJ Boxes were released.
I'll use it next time I go out. The Revitalift cream, I'll probably give to my mom.
(Mall price: BB Cream - P695, 30 ml; Serum - P995, 30 ml)
L: Syoss Anti-Dandruff Control Shampoo (100 ml)
R: Syoss Anti-Dandruff Control Conditioner (100 ml)

These smell nice! Their scent was the first thing I noticed upon opening the box.
(Mall price: P90, 190 ml)
Yves Rocher Hydra Vegetal Hydrating Toner (50 ml)
Ah, I'm surprised to see this here! This is from one of Yves Rocher's latest  skin care lines, I believe.
I consider this 'full-sized' already because I usually buy my toners in this size,
but this is really just a sample.
(Mall price: P490, 200 ml)
Garnier Skin Naturals Light Whiten & Even Moisturizing Cream (8 ml X 8 packs)
I hope every month comes with an extra dose of beauty!
It's nice that there are not only one but 8 packs of this :)
(Mall price: P79.75, 20 ml)

And those are all the products inside the October 2012 BDJ Box.

Some L'Oreal pamphlets

I'm quite happy with the contents. I can see myself using almost all the products. And I'm happy with the size they come in. The samples are probably gonna last me a few weeks (I go through products really slowly!). The full-sized ones, well, even longer.

Oh, by the way, have you seen these 'I'm beautiful like me' stickers yet? I got mine during the launch but these were also distributed in the October boxes ordered through the BDJ Box website. You can stick them wherever you want but there's a fun challenge/activity that BDJ is encouraging us to try using these stickers. 

The instructions are written in the card. Have fun with them! I've already used two of the five :)
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And that's it for my unboxing post! Are you BDJ Box subscriber? What do you think of the first box? :)

Disclaimer: Box and contents were received for free but the views and opinions expressed in this post are purely mine and based on my own impressions on the products.


  1. Whoa that's a LOT of L'oreal! :D good you enjoyed your box Aya! :D Did you sign up?

  2. Will wait for the review of the bb creams! naku, di ko maintindihan kung ano uunahin ko bilhin. Daming sales, makeup boxes, waahhh

  3. I'm impressed with the contents of the BDJ Box as well. And like you, I see myself using almost all of the products inside. In fact, I"m using some of it now! I want to get my hands on a full-sized version of the BB Cream. It's really nice! Have you tried using it yet? :)


  4. Haven't yet but excited to! I've so many new products to use, so kilig! HAHA

  5. Yes, I'll try to post one. Hihi. Which beauty box are you leaning towards so far? :)

  6. Right? Haven't subscribed yet but I will soon. Kahit for one month lang muna. :)

  7. :) Are you gonna subscribe to this or any beauty box subscription? :)

  8. Wow, I like the products in the BDJ Box! More impressive than the ones I got from my Saladbox, if I might say so! IMPRESSED!

  9. Oh, I forgot to say, I love that L'Oreal BB Cream too. I got a sample from another event and I adore it! Want to buy a full-sized version too :)

  10. BDJ box, Glamour box and even The Sampling Room look promising. Can't say the same to Saladbox though. I hope they step-up their game :)

  11. Yay! It's up na :) I'm looking forward to this holiday's boxes: November & December. I have tried their BB cream and it's amazing! Using the SYOSS too! ♥

  12. Did you subscribe na? :) Excited to use the BB cream! :D

  13. Oh yey! So many people are liking it! :D

  14. True! So far I'm happy I didn't subscribe pa to Saladbox. I think I'm gonna subscribe to BDJ Box because the list of their partner brands is impressive :)

  15. I think BDJ tops my list :D Mas ok yung products na nakita ko

  16. The contents are indeed better than the ones from saladbox. I wish they give more makeup though! :P

  17. This month's theme's on skin and hair care. Hope next month makeup naman :D

  18. Hi, Aya! I noticed that you got a 50ml Yves Rocher toner, while another blogger (Barbra of mylittlebeautystash) got a 50ml Yves Rocher cleansing milk. I, however, got a 15ml Blemish Lotion. Do you know why there was a difference? I paid for a monthly subscription (for now). Thanks. Great post, by the way. :)

  19. Hi dear. Yeah, I noticed some received different items. BDJ Box personalizes the items based on the answers of the subscribers to the quiz. Did you take the quiz when you subscribed? :) I saw your unboxing post, by the way :)


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