Act Fast! 12 Postholiday Beauty Sales to Shop Before It's Too Late
After the excitement you feel during holidays, perhaps the next best thing is when all of the sales start, and that's right now. This year, some of our go-to brands are pulling out all the stops, with special deals and deep discounts on gift bundles and individual favorites. Read on to learn about the $.40 lip gloss, $3 shower gel, $20 Winter essentials set, and more beauty steals you need in your life.
As part of its Last Call Beauty Haul, e.l.f Cosmetics is selling hundreds of beauty favorites starting at $1 (we even spotted some items on the site, such as the Hypershine Gloss, for as low as $.40). As if that weren’t exciting enough, the brand is throwing in a free “bestseller” beauty bundle with orders over $25.
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'Tis the season to stock up on Kiehl's for yourself or the men in your life. The coed skin and body care brand is offering $20 off a purchase of $65 or more, $25 off a purchase of $75 or more, and $30 off a purchase of $100 or more through Dec. 31. Use the discount on the brand’s holiday gift sets, such as the Creme de Corps Collection, for even more savings.
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Start the new year off right with Ulta Beauty’s hair event, featuring over 30 hair care brands at the megastore’s lowest prices of the year. Jumbo-size shampoos and conditioners, including Matrix Biolage, are on sale starting at $14.99, and select styling and finishing products are buy two, get one free. Check out the sale section for additional postholiday deals.
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You spent hours at Sephora hand-selecting the perfect gifts for everyone on your list. Now, the beauty mecca is saying thank you with hundreds of gift sets, palettes, and individual products from Sephora and other beloved brands at a mere fraction of the original price. This Sephora Collection More Than Meets the Eye Palette (valued at $145, marked down to $19) certainly has our attention.
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The Body Shop
The Body Shop website has been transformed into a body-care-lover’s dream, complete with select products up to 75 percent off, gift sets up to 60 percent off, $12 body scrubs, and $5 seasonal favorite body butters. If you can't manage to find something you fancy among all of that (the Satsuma Body Polish smells good enough to eat and is now selling for a ripe $12), nonsale items are buy three, get three free.
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The San Francisco-born beauty brand that brought us BADgal Lash is helping to ensure that 2016 goes out with a bang with a flash sale, offering up to 50 percent off value sets and 25 percent off the b.right! skin care collection. We suggest the Most-Wanted Mascara Line-Up (now $19), featuring five of Benefit’s beloved mascaras.
Visit sale: Benefit Cosmetics
Bath and Body Works
Bath and Body Works enthusiasts, rejoice! The beloved brand just kicked off its semiannual sale, with signature body care and other select items up to 75 percent off, select three-wick candles 50 percent off, and select hand soaps and wallflower fragrance refills for $3. We suggest stocking up on that Winter Candy Apple Shower Gel (now $3) before it sells out.
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If you're not already obsessed with this playful cosmetics brand (the product names and packaging are almost as good as the items themselves), now is the time to familiarize yourself, because select palettes, lip products, and eye products are now 50 percent off. At the very least, pick yourself up a Bulletproof Liner for long days and nights. It will not let you down.
Visit sale: Too Faced
Philosophy is another one of those miracle brands you just have to try in order to believe. Thankfully for us, it's making it that much easier by offering up to 50 percent off holiday skin and body care sets. It's hard to go wrong here, but we'd suggest starting with the Amazing Grace Jumbo Set (valued at $128, now selling for only $31).
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Last, but certainly not least, hair authority Folica is encouraging a new ‘do for 2017 with 35 percent off Sedu, Solia, and Theorie items, as well as an additional 20 percent off already-reduced items, such as this highly rated BabylissPRO Nano Titanium 1 ½” Ultra-Thin Straightening Iron ($96 after the additional 20 percent is applied).
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