Sale Alert: Fruits & Passion (Canada) + New Subscription Box

I don’t normally post sales from Fruits & Passion, who are kind of like a French Canadian Bath & Body Works, but I hauled a little bit from them this morning and it is related to a review I posted yesterday for Jelly Pong Pong’s most disappointing Lychee Shower Gel.

Their sales this weekend (both in-store and online) include:

  • Refill Event: Buy 2 refills for $40 (normally $28.50 each) or 3 refills for $50
  • Electric Fragrance Diffuser & Perfume Refills for Electric Fragrance Diffusers: 3 for $24 (reg. $31.50 each)
  • Moisturizing Butters: 5 for $20
  • Foaming Hand Soaps: 3 for $20
  • Assorted travel sizes: 5 for $20
  • Assorted items: 3 for $20

Plus, get 5% cashback with eBates Canada (referral link). Shipping in Canada is free when you spend $45 or more.

Fruits & Passion sale, March 2016

The only drawback with shopping online is that their selection seems a bit poor, but I don’t have access to any physical locations, so I don’t have a choice. They used to have a location in the nearby Eaton Centre downtown, but it’s been closed for some time now.

So what did I haul from Fruits & Passion? It turns out they have a line of lychee-scented products being clearanced (dammit!). I managed to snag a travel-sized body scrub, woohoo! I would actually have bought a couple more, but I don’t know what it smells like or how good the body scrub is, so I decided against gambling.

My haulage:
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Topbox (Canada) — December 2015

Yeah, I know I’m crazy late with this one, but it’s my last Topbox since I discontinued it, and it arrived over Christmas and got lost among my other packages and things!

By the way, one of the main reasons I unsubscribed from Topbox is that it shares many products with its sister box, Luxe Box. It is pretty dumb that they do this, since why would anyone wish to subscribe to both boxes if they’re going to get so many duplicate products?

What I Received

Regular Topbox

Prices are in CA$ unless otherwise specified.

Topbox Canada, December 2015

  • CUCCIO Colour Nail Lacquer in Gazing in Genoa (13 mL, full size) [MSRP $4.21]
  • FRUITS & PASSION Cucina Regenerating Hand Cream in Coriander & Olive Tree (40 mL, sample) [MSRP $5 for 60 mL]
  • HASK Monoi Coconut Oil Deep Nourishing Conditioner (50 g, sample) [MSRP $1.77 (not sure why they say this; it’s US$2.99 at Ulta); 355 mL for US$5.99]
  • SEARX Birchsap Moisturizing Lotion (2x samples, unknown volume) [MSRP $42.11 for 118 mL]


  • TOPBOX online discount of 15% with code TB152016.

Here’s a roundup of my impressions:
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