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19 Subscription Boxes For People Who Need Help Adulting

Some routine deliveries from the adulting fairy.

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1. Put down the Seamless app and force yourself to whip up something on the nutritious side with The Healthy Chef.

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Cook with familiar ingredients that contain supergrains, whole foods, and other good-for-you stuff.

Get a monthly subscription from Taste Trunk for $39.99+.

2. Play it safe with The Dollar Condom Club and save yourself some late-night trips to the corner store.

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You can even opt for The Giving Series and send all six monthly condoms to charity, or keep three for yourself and send three to charity.

Get a monthly subscription from Cratejoy for $3.95+.

3. Upgrade your period supplies to 100% organic cotton products in customizable deliveries via Lola.

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Choose between applicator tampons, non-applicator tampons, ultra-thin liners, and ultra-thin pads with wings. Then select your delivery frequency based on your own cycle needs.

Get boxes from Lola set on a customized delivery schedule for $9+.

4. Give the annual tie your aunt gives you for Christmas a rest and add some new neckwear to your rotation with The Daily Knot.

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Look forward to a fresh-to-death new accessory on the reg -- or shop individual ties on the service's website for $17.99 each.

Get a monthly subscription from Cratejoy for $11.99+. Use the code 25OFF at checkout to receive 25% off a monthly subscription.

5. Become the insufferable friend (that everyone secretly loves) with Shaker & Spoon, which'll help you nurture your mixology skills.

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Put the tools on your bar cart to good use with the monthly delivery of three cocktail recipes with enough ingredients for four servings of each.

Get a monthly subscription from Cratejoy for $50+.

6. Never fall behind on your sharp blade supply again with Dollar Shave Club.

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Select your favorite blade variety and adjust deliveries as needed, just in case you decide to grow out a beard of wear pants all winter.

Get a monthly subscription from Dollar Shave Club for $1+.

7. Skip a trip to the adult store and zero in on curated boxes to fit all your sex toy needs -- including Harry Potter, period sex, and BDSM -- from Unbound.

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Subscription boxes include goodies like the Limon or Eva vibrator, bondage tape, and stimulant gel. The à la carte boxes include the Harry Potter-theme Magic Wand Box, Period Box, Shower Box, Edible Box, and more.

Get a quarterly subscription from Unbound for $65+. One-off boxes (like those mentioned above) begin at $18.

8. Save your spa $$$ and have someone else figure out the fine print for trendy (but lazy friendly) sheet masks with Mask Box.

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Enjoy three masks shipped from Seoul. Or if you're feeling fancy, get a Luxury Box for two multi-step masks with creams or a hydrogel.

Get a monthly subscription from Cratejoy for $10+.

9. Stop begging pilates classmates (aka STRANGERS) for elastics and get your dignity back by enrolling in Hair Tie Society.

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An allotment of high-quality hair bands and bobby pins in your chosen hue, (blonde, brunette, or black), will keep your hair looking did.

Get a monthly subscription from Cratejoy for $1+.

10. Mix up your daily ensembles with JDMAV, which supplies you with coordinating men's fashion accessories.

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Expect at least three eye-catching pieces, including socks, watches, belt buckles, tie clips, and more.

Get a monthly subscription from Cratejoy for $19.99+.

11. Quit nicking tea bags from your office break room and expand your palate with Simple Loose Leaf Tea.

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Each delivery includes four hand-picked loose-leaf teas with enough for four to five single-steeped cups or eight to 10 double-steeped cups.

Get a monthly subscription from Cratejoy for $9+.

12. Retire the statement necklace you wear to every wedding and opt for some special-occasion rental jewelry from Rocksbox.

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Fill out a style profile and get three pieces of jewelry at a time. Return them once you're finished with them and look forward to the next shipment.

Get a monthly subscription from Rocksbox for $19.

13. Graduate to better nut butters for your (no-longer) sad desk lunches with pb&jealous.

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Rest easy that someone besides Chef Jif or Smuckers is dreaming up the perfect nut butter-and-jelly (or preserves) combo so your ballin-on-a-budget go-to meal feels a smidge gourmet.

Get a monthly subscription from Cratejoy for $26.95+.

14. Phase out your neglected drawers a month at a time with moisture-wicking or leak-proof undies from Club Knix.

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You can opt for strictly bikini, thong, boyshort, or high-rise brief, or a mix of styles.

Get a monthly subscription from Cratejoy for $18+. / Available in women's sizes XS-2XL.

15. Live a little -- without getting reprimanded at the office -- with low-key fun socks from Foot Cardigan.

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A new pair of novelty socks will land in your mailbox each month, including the work-safe Borings (left) and Houdinis (right). Or, let your freak-flag fly with completely patterned Number Ones and Tip Tops.

Get a monthly subscription from Foot Cardigan for $9+.

16. Practice responsibility by not spending your entire paycheck on pricey beauty goods during a lunch break and try out smaller samples of said beauty goods through Sephora Play.

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Fill out a profile for your needs and tastes, and you'll receive five deluxe skin care, makeup, or hair care samples and a fragrance. Plus, each delivery includes a pass good in-store for 50 beauty insider points (which add up to more deluxe samples) and a free one-on-one beauty tutorial.

Get a monthly subscription from Sephora for $10.

17. Stop swirling bacteria all over your face with your (overpriced) blush and upgrade to new, clean makeup brushes with Morphe Brushes.

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Regular deliveries include three to seven new Morphe brand brushes for makeup tasks like powdering, lining, contouring, and more.

Get a monthly subscription from Live Glam for $19.99+.

18. Actually get excited about cooking your own damn meals with recipes and seasonings from SpiceBreeze.

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Boxes include spices and the simple recipes you can pair with them. Just add two to five fresh ingredients to each for a tasty meal.

Get a monthly subscription from Cratejoy for $5.90+.

19. Cover your annual eye exam and get a year's supply of contacts with Sightbox.

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Apply your FSA and HSA funds to this service that works for a variety of brands, including Acuvue, Bausch + Lomb, Alcon, and other big-name brands.

Get a monthly subscription from Sightbox for $39 for 12 months.

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