Upon opening, you get this:
The swabs are exactly like Family Tree DNA's:
The vials are tucked away at the bottom of the cardboard insert:
To get them out, you need to pull out the cardboard folds at the corners from this:
The vials also look just like FTDNA's:
Just follow the directions:
Don't forget to fill out the consent form, detach it and mail it back:
After swabbing (I didn't take pictures of that, but Roberta did!), CAREFULLY release the tip of the swab into the solution in the vial by pushing on the end of the swab like this:
Then put the vials in the provided plastic baggie:
And place them in the envelope:
And then mail it back!
Don't forget to register your kit here using the confidential ID found on the inside cover of your kit, your vials and the back of the Quick Start Guide:
And please consider contributing your result to science:
I'm really looking forward to discovering some of the things discussed in the pamphlet:
But I will have to wait awhile:
You can bet I will be checking this ^^ page regularly!
**You can order your kit here.