Simply Beautiful’s Winter 2022 boxes are packed with everything you need to make the most of the season
This season, we’ve put together a collection of all-time favourites and new surprises that you can gift to yourself and your loved ones (if you’re feeling generous).
Whether you select the Cozy Collection, Fresh Start Edition or Glow Up Bundle—or let us pick one for you—we know you’ll love the brand new and returning items we’ve carefully curated into each box. From amazing local beauty brands and conscious self-care to gorgeous decor pieces and stylish accessories, our winter boxes are filled with so many wonderful products to help you survive the cold months.
Here's a look inside our Winter 2022 #editorsboxes...
IN EVERY BOX...
1. Riversol The Corrector Serum, $88
Winter weather can be tough on our skin, so Riversol is here to get you glowing again. Created by Vancouver dermatologist Dr. Jason Rivers, the Corrector serum was designed to reduce hyperpigmentation and give you a radiant complexion. Five potent actives and antioxidants work together to brighten dull skin and break up the melanin pigments that cause dark spots. Apply three pumps over face and neck once or twice a day after cleansing. Follow with moisturizer and sunscreen. Perfect for all skin types.
2. Evalina Dew Beauty Benefit Cream, $50
Vancouver-based Evalina Beauty’s signature product is a must-have in your makeup kit. Dew Beauty Benefit Cream is a multi-tasking powerhouse that provides sheer coverage and gives you that coveted ‘no makeup’ look. Ingredients like hyaluronic acid, grapeseed oil and vitamin E help to hydrate skin for a natural glow. Apply with a blending sponge or with your fingertips. $50
3. Scentuals Sleep Well Pillow & Room Mist, $15.95
Who doesn't love to hibernate in the winter? Vancouver-based Scentuals’ Sleep Well Pillow & Room Mist will help you catch up on all those z’s. Made with a blend of chamomile and lavender to restore a sense of peace, as well as ylang ylang and jasmine to inspire sweet dreams, this calming aroma will help quiet your mind so you can get a restful night’s sleep. Simply spray the mist on your pillows, sheets and around the room (avoiding wood surfaces) then relax.
4. Evalina Illume Radiant Touch Concealer, $38
If you’re feeling tired this season, you don’t have to look it. Evalina Beauty’s Illume Radiant Touch Concealer brightens dark circles and provides sheer coverage to give you a flawless look. The moisturizing formula replenishes your skin with jojoba, sunflower and coconut oils, plus antioxidants and vitamin E, and the built-in brush applicator is perfect for the eye area. Apply on bare skin or over makeup, then blend with the fingertips, brush or sponge for instant radiance.
See below for the additional items in each themed box…
COZY COLLECTION: What’s inside the box?
This box is the perfect choice for the homebody. Filled with cozy knits, a gem for the kitchen and some gorgeous skin care products, our home and hostess gift collection will have you ready to enjoy all the cozy fun the holidays have to offer.
1. Blush Peony Tech-friendly Gloves, $35
Does it get any cozier than cream cable-knit gloves? We think not. This super-soft and pretty pair from Vancouver’s Blush Peony will keep your hands warm even when you need to send a text. The special stitching on the index finger and thumb is “tech-friendly,” allowing you to access anything you need to on your phone screen while keeping your hands protected from the cold. Spot clean and lay flat to dry.
2. Blush Peony Hot Water Bottle Cozy, $30
This pretty-in-pink hot water bottle cozy from Blush Peony is exactly what you need to keep warm this winter. Just fill the natural rubber bottle inside no more than two-thirds full with water (boiled, then cooled) and cuddle up on the couch. Please note these precautions: do not put excess pressure on your filled water bottle; avoid prolonged direct contact with skin; do not let children use unsupervised; do not use if you have a latex allergy. When not in use, drain and remove stopper. Spot clean.
3. Blush Peony Rose Quartz Bottle Stopper, $30
This gorgeous little rose quartz and rose gold wine stopper from Blush Peony is the perfect accessory to pretty up your kitchen this season. It features rubber ridges, which form an airtight seal to keep any beverage fresh, yet it’s super easy to insert and remove. Whether it’s red, white, rosé—or any other bottle you’d like to keep covered—this beautiful little bar accessory will be your go-to.
4. Blush Peony Cozy Knit Infinity Scarf, $45
We wanted to include something that you could snuggle up in this winter, and this gorgeous cream infinity scarf from Blush Peony was just the item. The neutral colour works with any coat or jacket, and all you have to do is wrap it around your neck twice and embrace the luxurious warmth. Spot clean and hand wash only.
TOTAL RETAIL VALUE: $331.95
FRESH START EDITION: What’s inside the box?
Looking to kick off 2023 on the right foot? Packed with our favourite accessories to keep you organized and on track, as well as some must-have self-care products, this box will have you ready for anything come the new year.
1. Lark & Ives Café Rose Pencil Case, $42
Get your office organized in 2023 with this elegant pencil case from Vancouver’s Lark & Ives. Ideal to hold pens, pencils, paper clips, and whatever else is scattered around your desk, it can also be used as a beautiful tote for your makeup brushes and cosmetics. Designed in Lark & Ives' classic minimalist style, this durable case is practical, super-chic and made with the highest quality vegan leather.
2. Blush Peony Time Out Water Bottle, $40
Stay hydrated with Vancouver-based Blush Peony’s Time Out water bottle. Not only is it super-cute with its frosted glass and gold details, but it’s also a handy way to remember to drink more water. The bottle is time stamped for each hour of your day to make sure you’re sipping on the steady. Hand wash in warm soapy water and dry immediately.
3. Jubel Naturals Soft Rose Bath Soak, $20
These luxurious bath salts from Jubel Naturals in Soft Rose create an enchanting floral oasis to rejuvenate your body and mind, and include Dead Sea salts to soften and soothe skin, as well as cocoa butter to hydrate. So fill up your tub, sprinkle in a generous amount, then sit back and let all of that stress melt away.
4. Lark & Ives Luggage Tag, $28
Say no to those airline-supplied paper tags and travel in style with this origami-inspired luggage tag in vegan leather from Vancouver’s Lark & Ives. The light cloud shade is the perfect neutral to accessorize anything from your carry-on to your suitcase. And, most importantly, your contact information is stored safely within so if you get separated from your luggage, it can be easily (but discreetly) identified.
TOTAL RETAIL VALUE: $321.95
GLOW UP BUNDLE: What’s inside the box?
Never have enough skin care and makeup? Then this is the box for you! Packed with the best of the best Canadian beauty brands, this collection of top-rated products will have you feeling fabulous and glowing even when the snow is falling.
1. Nena Skincare Mineral Eye Cream, $31.99
This award-winning eye cream from B.C.-based Nena Skincare is the perfect product to nourish dry winter skin in your delicate under-eye area. Made in Canada and enriched with glacial oceanic mineral water and sugar maple extracts, this 98 percent natural cream restores hydration, helps depuff and reduces the visible signs of aging. Canadian berries as well as probiotics, green tea, pomegranate and caffeine help to reveal brighter and refreshed eyes.
2. Huna Exfoliate Fruit Extract Face Toner, $64
We love B.C.-based Huna’s skin care products—and this toner is one of our absolute favourites. Wake up to a refreshed and glowing complexion as the mild fruit acids in this formula (orange, lemon and strawberry) work overnight to repair your skin. To use, only apply at night, avoiding any sunlight while the fruit extracts do their work (fruit acids can make skin more photosensitive, so always use sunscreen, no matter the season—but you already do, don’t you?).
3. Di Morelli Hydrating Face Mask, $12.50
Revitalize your complexion before that special occasion with this super-hydrating sheet mask from Vancouver’s Di Morelli Medical Grade Skin Care. With powerful antioxidant ingredients like hyaluronic acid and niacinamide, this mask repairs and restores skin, and helps to reduce the signs of aging. To use, remove from packet and unfold. Gently pat onto skin then relax for 15 to 20 minutes before removing and revealing a gorgeous glow.
4. Dr Botanicals Lemon Superfood All-in-one Rescue Butter, $19.99
From proudly LGBT-owned brand Dr Botanicals, we’ve selected this incredible body butter to soothe your parched winter skin. Designed to “nourish those stubborn areas of dry skin,” this moisturizer combines shea butter, almond oil, coconut oil and lemongrass for an ultra-hydrating treatment wherever you need it. And we mean wherever. This product can be used for the face, body and hands.