Fellow discount-savvy shoppers, gather around because the best time of the year is almost upon us: Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Every seasoned shopper knows that the Olympic-sized event is more of a marathon than a sprint. Thus, zeroing in on what items to buy during the long weekend isn’t just a recommendation but a necessity. Enter this list, filled with all the glitz and glam beauty deals that will be the best Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales you’ll see this year.
As the big event is still a couple of weeks away, all our favorite brands—from Tatcha to Fenty Beauty—still have their details under wraps (for now). Luckily, we’ve pulled together our favorite beauty sales and steals from last year’s festivities to give you an idea of what could be up for grabs this year. We’ve also listed some can’t-miss haircare, skincare, and makeup deals you can shop now, in case you can’t wait till November 25. Keep this article handy: We’ll keep updating our post when the official sale details begin to roll in.
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Best Black Friday Skincare Sales of 2021
From Nov. 22 to Nov. 28, shoppers took 20 percent off orders $35+.
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From Nov. 25 to Nov. 28, shoppers took 20% off site-wide. Then, on Nov. 29, took 30 percent off site-wide.
From Nov. 27 to Dec. 1, shoppers took 30 percent off site-wide with the promo code FABSKIN.
From Nov. 22 to Dec. 1, shoppers took 20 percent off site-wide, plus received a free gift with a purchase when they spent more than $100 with promo code CYBER21.
From Nov. 1 to Nov. 29, shoppers took 30 percent off site-wide with promo code SGWONDERLAND30. Then, only on Nov. 26, scored holiday sets for 40 percent off.
From Nov. 24 to Nov. 29, shoppers took 20 percent off site-wide with the promo code CYBER2021.
Best Black Friday Makeup Sales of 2021
From Nov. 25 to Nov. 28, shoppers took 25 percent off orders of $35 or more. Plus, orders over $75 received a free deluxe Hydro Grip Primer.
From Nov. 25 to Nov. 30, shoppers took 40 percent off face and foundation and 30 percent off in stores and site-wide.
From Nov. 22 to Nov. 27, shoppers took 25 percent off site-wide and received a GWP if they spent over $75. Then, from Nov. 28 to Nov. 29, took 30 percent off site-wide, plus free shipping.
From Nov. 26 to Nov.29, Ilia offered 20 percent off site-wide.
From Nov. 22 to Nov. 23, Rouge members received 30 percent off Fenty Beauty and Fenty Skin, plus free shipping. From Nov. 22 to Nov. 29, shoppers were offered 20 percent off Sephora Favorites. From Nov. 22 to Nov. 28, Sephora offered 25 percent off a different brand each day, plus free shipping. On Nov. 24, Beautyblender products were 25 percent off, plus free shipping. On Nov. 26, shoppers received 25 percent off all Kiehl’s products, plus free shipping.
From Nov. 25 to Nov. 29, everything was 20 percent off (including five limited-edition, Black Friday weekend-only specials.)
From Nov. 21 to Nov. 27, Ulta took up to 50 percent off select brands. Each fragrance purchase of $60+ received a gift of your choice, including a plush robe or a luxury throw blanket. Other deals included select mascaras for $10, select lip products for $10, 50 percent off select Tarte Foundations, and 50 percent off select Urban Decay Cosmetics.
Best Black Friday Haircare Sales of 2021
Shoppers could take 20 percent off site-wide with the promo code HOLIDAY20. Another bonus? Orders of $65+ received a free full-size sample of their famed dry shampoo.
From Nov. 25 to Nov. 29, shoppers were offered 25 percent off sitewide and 50 percent off daily mystery doorbusters.
Best Black Friday Nails Sales of 2021
From Nov. 17 to Nov. 29, shoppers could take 25 percent off site-wide, plus free shipping on all orders $20+ with the promo code HAPPY25.
Best Black Friday Fragrance Sales of 2021
From Nov. 22 to Nov. 28, shoppers took up to 40 percent off site-wide and received a free gift with purchase when they spent $100 or more.
Bianca Rodriguez is the Fashion & Luxury Commerce Manager at Hearst Magazines, covering fashion, beauty, and more for Cosmopolitan, Elle, Esquire, Harper’s BAZAAR, and Town & Country. She likes lounging about with a good book and thinks a closet without platform sneakers is a travesty.