This Week’s Sales for December 5th, 2011


Feel free to share any upcoming deals you’ve spotted!

  • EBATES:  Lancome (14%), The Body Shop (10%), Pur Minerals (10%), drugstore.com (9%), Sephora (8%), SkinStore (8%)
  • GILT: D.L. & Co. (12/5), TRIA (12/6)
  • HAUTELOOK:  philosophy (12/5), theBalm (12/5), Urban Decay (12/6), MOR (12/6), Jemma Kidd (12/7), lifetherapy (12/7)
  • IDEELI:  Cosmesis Skincare (12/5)
  • MRREBATES:  WEN (50%), Murad (18%), Kiehl’s (12%), Lauren Hutton (12%), TimetoSpa (10%), SkinStore (10%), DermStore (10%), Elizabeth Arden (10%), Elizabeth Arden (10%)
  • MYHABIT: Cosmesis Skincare (12/5), Essential Skincare (12/6),
  • Rue La La:

Free Shipping, Coupon Codes, GWPs

  • APOTHICA: Free shipping on orders of $49+
  • BATH & BODY WORKS:   Buy 3, get 2 free Signature Collection, expires 12/13. 20% off entire purchase with code GIFT20, expires 2/15/2012.  20% off entire purchase with code 20WINTER11, expires 12/24.
  • BEAUTY.COM: New Customers – get $5 off $35 or $10 off $70 on your first Beauty.com order, expires 1/1/12.  Get a free Issa London Designer Bag + deluxe samples ($175 value!) with your $100 order, while supplies last — link.
  • BENEFIT: Free shipping on $50+ purchases with code PRETTY50. Free international shipping with $115+ purchases with code WORLD115. Free Total Moisture mini with Hervana purchase with code HERVANA, 12/5 only!
  • BLOOMINGDALE’S: Free shipping on orders of $150+ with code FS150.
  • BLISS:  20% off Bliss, Remede, Elemis with code THANKS20, 12/5 only. Free gift with $135+ purchase with code HOLIDAY11, expires 12/31.  Free golden Cayman bag filled with six deluxe Sisley samples with Sisley purchase of $300+ plus with code CAYMAN, expires 12/31.  Free Clarisonic carrier bag + extra brush head with Clarisonic purchase with code CLARBAG, expires 12/31.
  • BOBBI BROWN: Free shipping on $65+ orders.  Free long-wear cream shadow in Suede + free shipping with $65+ purchase with code SUEDE9, expires 12/21 (one time use).  Free shimmer lip gloss in Glacier + free shipping on $65+ orders with code GLACIER9, expires 12/21 (one time use).  Three deluxe samples with any purchase now through 12/8, no code necessary.
  • CLINIQUE:  Free shipping on $50+ orders. Free All About Eyes mini with $30+ orders with code LIDS, available while supplies last.
  • DERMSTORE:  10% off when you shop for your My Favorites List, expires 12/31.
  • GIORGIO ARMANI BEAUTY:   Free shipping with code GAHOLIDAY10, now through 12/31.
  • KERASTASE:  Free deluxe sample of best selling Elixir Ultime with $68+ purchase, expires 1/1/12.
  • KIEHLS:  Get $20 off $65+ orders with code HOLIDAY, valid 11/21 through 12/31. Free complimentary gift wrap with any order now through 12/26. Receive 7 sample packets with any order, no code necessary, now through 12/26.
  • LANCOME: Free 4-piece sample set + free shipping on $45+ orders with code DECLAN, expires 12/31.  Free shipping on any order now through 12/25. For Lancome Canada: free 6-piece collection with $50+ purchase with code FESTIVE, while supplies last or 12/31.
  • NORDSTROM:  Free shipping & free returns everyday.
  • ORIGINS:  Free shipping on $50+ orders, no code necessary, expires 12/31.  Free Brightening Stick ($15 value) with any purchase with code TREAT, expires 12/25.
  • PHILOSOPHY:   10% off with code FRIENDS, expires 12/31. 3 for $33 showergels with code JOYFUL, now through 12/7.
  • SAKS FIFTH AVENUE:  Spend $150 and get a free subscription to Harper’s Bazaar with code BAZAAR.  Free shipping on any order now through 12/31.
  • SEPHORA:   Black Friday Exclusives: 10 specials. $10 each! Free assortment of best samples with $25+ order with code MYSTERY, expires 11/29. Free shipping with $25+ purchase with code SHIPNOW, expires 11/29.   Free makeup bag + 12 free sapmles with any $25+ purchase with code FROMSEPHORA (valid 11/15 thru 12/2). Jurlique Herbal Recovery Gel for $10.  Clean mini trio for $15.  Free Bare Escentuals Lip Color with any $25+ purchase with code CONFIDENCE.  Free YSL Toning & Cleansing Water with $25+ purchase with code YSLCLEANSE.  Free Bare Escentuals mascara with $25+ purchase with code FLAWLESS.  Free YSL Faux Cils Mascara sample with $25+ purchase with code FAUXCILS.  Free Shiseido Mascara sample with $25+ purchase with code PERFECT. Free Bobbi Brown Eye Cream with any $25+ purchase with code BOBBIEYE.  Free Clinique Acne Treatment sample with $25+ purchase (BI) with code ACNE.  Free Murad cleanser sample with $25+ order with code CLEANSE.  Free Super by Perricone Hydrator sample with code SUPER.
  • SKINSTORE.COM:  20% off select gift ideas under $200 with code JOY20, expires 12/22.
  • TARTE: 10% off for new customers with code GGA, expires 12/31.
  • THE BODY SHOP (USA):  Free shipping on $50+ orders. 35% off your entire order with code EXTRAJOY, expires 12/5.
  • ULTA:  Free shipping on $25+ orders, no code necessary, expires 12/24.
  • YSL:  Free shipping on any order, no code necessary. 5 YSL fragrance samples and free shipping on $75+ order with code FRAGRANCE10, expires 12/31.

Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2011 Makeup Coupon Codes & Deals


Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2011 Makeup Coupon Codes & Deals

Brands accounted for: 68 | Last updated9:23 AM PST, 11/28

You can also shop through Ebates, which will help you save anywhere from 3-15% depending on the merchant. For those unfamiliar with the program, you earn cash back from purchases you make through Ebates, which is paid out quarterly. Right now, the top beauty cash back offers are Lancome (14%), Clarins (14%), Beauty.com (12%), The Body Shop (12%), Drugstore.com (12%), SkinStore (12%), Bobbi Brown (12%), Smashbox (12%), Clinique (12%), Stila (12%), Prescriptives (12%), Macy’s (10%), Saks (10%), sephora (10%), shu uemura (10%), philosophy (10%).

Or you can shop through Mr. Rebates, which is just like Ebates, so it’s really about who has the better cash back offer at the time of purchase (because it can vary!). Top cash back offers are: Murad (18%), Kiehl’s (12%), TimeToSpa (10%), SkinStore (10%), Apothica (10%), DermStore (10%), Elizabeth Arden (10%), ULTA (10%).

*** I will update this list as more coupon codes come out, as some brands do not allow codes to release prior!  Black Friday — indicates it is for only 11/25 unless otherwise specified; Cyber Monday — indicates it is for only 11/28 unless otherwise specified.

Active Deals/Cyber Monday Deals

  • theBalm: Cyber Monday – 30% off with code CYBERMONDAY.
  • Bath & Body Works: Cyber Monday — 25% off any purchase with code CYBERMONDAY25OFF, 11/28 through 11/29.
  • Bella Beauty: 25% off with code BF25, 11/25 through 11/28.
  • Bella il Fiore: 2% off from 11/25 through 11/28 with code BELLA25.
  • Benefit: Free shipping with code THANKS, expires 11/28. Spend $30, get free Mini Mister, spend $60 get free Mini Mister and Mini Posietint, spend $90 get free Mini Mister, Mini Posietint, and Mini It’s Potent, with code FORELVES, expires 12/4.
  • Bliss USA: 30% off select Bliss and REmede sets + select Bliss, Remede, and Elemis best sellers, no code necessary, 11/24 through 11/29.  20% off all Bliss, Remede, Elemis product purchases with code THANKS20, expires 12/5.
  • Bliss UK: 20% off all orders with code AFFDEC20, expires 12/31, one use per customer.
  • Bloomingdales: Free shipping with code FREESHIP11, expires 11/28.
  • The Body Shop:  Cyber Monday — 3 for $30 on all products + free shipping, 11/28 only.
  • Bobbi Brown: 3 best-selling treats + free shipping on all orders, 11/22 through 11/29.
  • Borghese: Cyber Monday — 25% off entire purchase with code 25CYBER11, 12PM EST through 4PM EST 11/28.
  • Butter London: Cyber Monday — 30% off with code CELEBRATE11, expires 11/30.
  • C.O. Bigelow: $10 off $75+ orders with code BIGTHANKS, expires 11/28.
  • Cargo: Cyber Monday — 30% off with code BLACK.
  • Carol’s Daughter:  Cyber Monday — Spend $35, save $5; spend $50, save $10; spend $100, save $25, valid 11/28 through 11/30.
  • Chantecaille: Free Les Macarons palette + free shipping with $150+ purchase with code SHOPCHIC, 11/25 through 11/28.
  • Cinema Secrets: Cyber Monday — 50% off, no code necessary.
  • Clarins: 8-piece gift with every $75+ order with code CYBERM, expires 12/5.
  • Clarisonic: All Clarisonic skincare pairs purchased between 11/25 through 11/29 will be 20% off.
  • Clinique:  Cyber Monday — pick 3 of 8 treats + free shipping, no code necessary, 11/28 only.
  • DHC: Cyber Monday – 10% off, no code necessary, 11/28 only.
  • Dr. Brandt:  Cyber Monday — Lineless Eye Cream for $29 (reg $60), Flaws No More for $39 (reg $80)
  • Elizabeth Arden: Black Friday — 25% off + free shipping on any order with code BF2, expires 11/28.
  • Eve Pearl: 40% to 55% off Eve Pearl products with code BPTG2011, starts 11/24 11AM EST through 11/28 11PM EST. While supplies last.
  • EvolutionMan: Free Cleanse & Shave ($20 value) with any purchase, no code necessary, 11/25 through 11/28.
  • Face Atelier:  30% off with code THANKS, expires 11/28.
  • Giorgio Armani: 20% off + free 2nd day shipping on $75+ orders with code GAHOLIDAY1, expires 11/29.  20% off + free 2nd day shipping + 6 minis ($42 value) on $125+ orders with code GAHOLIDAY4, valid 11/27 through 11/29.
  • Inglot USA:  15% off all online orders + free shipping 11/24 (3AM EST) through 11/29 (3AM EST).
  • John Masters Organics: 25% off site wide with code HOLIDAY11, noon EST 11/23 through 11/28.
  • Jordana: 25% off + free shipping with code CYBER, 11/28 8AM PST through 11/29 8AM PST.
  • Josie Maran: 25% off with code GIVEBACK, 11/25 through 11/28.
  • Kate Somerville: 30% off with code HOLIDAY2011, 11/25 through 11/28.
  • Kerastase:  20% off $100+ orders for Kerastase members, 11/23 through 11/29.
  • Kiehls: $20 off $65+ orders with code HOLIDAY, expires 11/31.  Cyber Monday — free shipping + deluxe trio of your choice on $30+ orders with code BIGTREAT, 11/28 only.
  • L’Occitane: Cyber Monday — $10 gift card with any $50+ purchase with code GIFT10, 11/28 only.
  • LA Splash Cosmetics: 40% off select products, 11/23 through 11/30.
  • Lab Series:  25% off all orders + free standard shipping, 11/28 through 12/2.
  • Lancome:  Free shipping now through 12/24.  Receive four-piece sample plus free shipping with $45+ orders with code NOVLAN, expires 11/30. Cyber Monday — 20% off with code GLISTEN20, expires 12/2.
  • Laura Geller: Black Friday — 20% off online kits, no code necessary.
  • Lisa Hoffman Beauty: Cyber Monday — free signature votive candle and deluxe samples ($15 value) with $65+ purchases, free shipping on $50+ purchases.
  • Mario Badescu:   Cyber Monday — free shipping + 10% off and free gift with any purchase over $50+ with code CMONDAY.
  • Milani: Cyber Monday — 50% off with code CYBER + free shipping, 11/28 8AM PST through 11/29 8AM PST.
  • Naturopathica: 10% off with code BLACKFRIDAY, 11/22 through 11/30.
  • Origins: $10 off + free shipping on $25+ purchases with code TENOFF, expires 11/28.
  • Philip B.: 20% off all gift sets with code NOV2011.
  • philosophy:  Sale on 67 different items/sets for four days.  You can get 10% off with code FRIENDS, expires 12/24.
  • Rain Cosmetics: Cyber Monday — 40% off all lip products. No code needed for either promotion.
  • Shiro Cosmetics: 30% off with code 30OFF30, expires 11/28.
  • shu uemura: 20% off with code WISH2011, 11/24 through 11/29, free shipping on $50+ orders.
  • Smashbox: 20% off with code SBXFF11, expires 11/28.
  • Somme Institute: 40% off site wide 11/24 through 11/29.
  • Stila Cosmetics: Black Friday — first 500 to spend $25 will receive a 6-piece eyeshadow palette + free shipping with code BLACKFRIDAY. Cyber Monday — Warehouse sale, up to 80% off, valid 11/28 through 12/2.
  • Sugarpill:  20% off with code PINKWEEKEND, 11/26 through 11/28.
  • Tarte: Cyber Monday — 10% off when you spend $50+, $20 off when you spend $75+, $30 off when you spend $100+ with code CYBER.
  • Temptu: Black Friday — 20% off all airbrush makeup systems with code SYSTEM20; 10% off all air pod makeup with code POD10.
  • Three Custom Color Specialists: Cyber Monday — 30% off site wide with code CYBER11, valid 11/28 only.
  • ULTA: $3.50 off any $10 purchase with code 61733 (exclusions apply); $10 off any $60 purchase with code 18137 (exclusions apply), expires 12/2. Free shipping on $25+ orders with code HOLIDAYSHIP25.
  • Urban Decay:  Cyber Monday — Feminine, Dangerous, & Fun Palettes $19 each, regularly $34.
  • YSL: Cyber Monday — 20% off + free shipping; spend $100+ get a free gift, with code MONDAY, 11/28 through 11/30.

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This Week’s Sales for November 21, 2011


Feel free to share any upcoming deals you’ve spotted!

  • GILT:  H2Pro & Corioliss (11/21)
  • HAUTELOOK:  NYX Cosmetics (11/21), Oscar Blandi (11/21), Beyond the Beauty (11/21), Le Angelique (11/22), KareCo and Lumenesse (11/22), FHI Heat (11/23), Hair Rules (11/23)
  • IDEELI:  Kardashian Fragrances (11/21), Biotherm (11/23)
  • EBATES:  Lancome (14%), The Body Shop (10%), Pur Minerals (10%), Sephora (8%), DermStore (7.5%)
  • Rue La La:

Free Shipping, Coupon Codes, GWPs

  • APOTHICA: Free shipping on orders of $49+
  • BATH & BODY WORKS:  20% off with code 20HOLIDAY11, expires 11/27.
  • BEAUTY.COM: New Customers – get $5 off $35 or $10 off $70 on your first Beauty.com order, expires 1/1/12.  Get a free Issa London Designer Bag + deluxe samples ($175 value!) with your $100 order, while supplies last — link.
  • BENEFIT: Free shipping on $50+ purchases with code PRETTY50. Free international shipping with $115+ purchases with code WORLD115.
  • BLOOMINGDALE’S: Free shipping on orders of $150+ with code FS150.
  • BLISS:  Free gift with $135+ purchase with code HOLIDAY11, expires 12/31.
  • BOBBI BROWN: Free shipping on $65+ orders.  Free long-wear cream shadow in Suede + free shipping with $65+ purchase with code SUEDE9, expires 12/21 (one time use).  Free shimmer lip gloss in Glacier + free shipping on $65+ orders with code GLACIER9, expires 12/21 (one time use).
  • CLINIQUE:  Free shipping on $50+ orders. Free All About Eyes mini with $30+ orders with code LIDS, available while supplies last.  Free Silvery Festive Tote with $52.50+ order with code TOTE, expires 11/30 or while supplies last.
  • DARPHIN: Receive a free Darphin designer tote with $125+ purchase with code TOTE, valid 11/25 through 11/26.   Free Total Anti-aging beauty bag with $150+ purchase with code CYBER11, valid 11/28 through 11/29.
  • DERMSTORE:  10% off when you shop for your My Favorites List, expires 12/31.
  • GIORGIO ARMANI BEAUTY:   20% off + free 2-day shipping on $75+ orders with code GAHOLIDAY1, expires 11/24.
  • KERASTASE:  Free deluxe sample of best selling Elixir Ultime with $68+ purchase, expires 1/1/12.
  • KIEHLS:  Get $20 off $65+ orders with code HOLIDAY, valid 11/21 through 12/31.
  • LANCOME: Receive four-piece sample plus free shipping with $45+ orders with code NOVLAN, expires 11/30.
  • MOLTON BROWN: 2 x free 100ml SHOWER GELS on orders over £40 with code TAKETWO, expires 11/23.
  • NATUROPATHICA: Free Shipping + 10% off with code BLACKFRIDAY, 11/22 through 11/30.
  • NORDSTROM:  Free shipping & free returns everyday.
  • ORIGINS:  Free shipping on $50+ orders, no code necessary, expires 12/3.1  Free shipping + Ginger Rush (15ml) with $30+ purchase with code GINGER, expires 11/30. Free Brightening Stick ($15 value) with any purchase with code TREAT, expires 12/25.
  • PHILOSOPHY:   10% off with code FRIENDS, expires 12/31.
  • SAKS FIFTH AVENUE:  Spend $150 and get a free subscription to Harper’s Bazaar with code BAZAAR.  Free shipping on any order now through 12/31.
  • SEPHORA:   Black Friday Exclusives: 10 specials. $10 each! Free assortment of best samples with $25+ order with code MYSTERY, expires 11/29. Free shipping with $25+ purchase with code SHIPNOW, expires 11/29.   Free makeup bag + 12 free sapmles with any $25+ purchase with code FROMSEPHORA (valid 11/15 thru 12/2). Jurlique Herbal Recovery Gel for $10.  Clean mini trio for $15.  Free Bare Escentuals Lip Color with any $25+ purchase with code CONFIDENCE.  Free YSL Toning & Cleansing Water with $25+ purchase with code YSLCLEANSE.  Free Bare Escentuals mascara with $25+ purchase with code FLAWLESS.  Free YSL Faux Cils Mascara sample with $25+ purchase with code FAUXCILS.  Free Shiseido Mascara sample with $25+ purchase with code PERFECT. Free Bobbi Brown Eye Cream with any $25+ purchase with code BOBBIEYE.  Free Clinique Acne Treatment sample with $25+ purchase (BI) with code ACNE.  Free Murad cleanser sample with $25+ order with code CLEANSE.  Free Super by Perricone Hydrator sample with code SUPER.
  • SKINSTORE.COM:  20% off select gift ideas under $200 with code JOY20, expires 12/22.
  • TARTE: 10% off for new customers with code GGA, expires 12/31.
  • THE BODY SHOP (USA):  Free shipping on $50+ orders.
  • ULTA:  Free shipping on $25+ orders, no code necessary, expires 12/24.
  • YSL:  Free shipping on any order, no code necessary. 5 YSL fragrance samples and free shipping on $75+ order with code FRAGRANCE10, expires 12/31. 20% off + free shipping on all orders with code CYBER, valid 11/22 through 11/26.

Giorgio Armani Friends & Family – 20% off + free 2nd-day Shipping

Giorgio Armani Beauty (Loreal USA)

Giorgio Armani Friends & Family – 20% off + free 2nd-day Shipping

20% off and free 2nd day shipping on $75+ orders with code GAHOLIDAY1, expires 11/24 at GiorgioArmaniBeauty-usa.com.

My recommendations:

This Week’s Sales for November 14, 2011


Feel free to share any upcoming deals you’ve spotted!

  • GILT:  Bobbi Brown (11/09)
  • HAUTELOOK:  Beauty Addicts (11/14), Cosmedicine (11/14), suki skincare (11/16)
  • IDEELI:  —
  • EBATES:  Lancome (14%), The Body Shop (10%), Pur Minerals (10%), DermStore (7.5%)
  • Rue La La:

Free Shipping, Coupon Codes, GWPs

  • APOTHICA: Free shipping on orders of $49+
  • BATH & BODY WORKS:  20% off with code 20HOLIDAY11, expires 11/27.
  • BEAUTY.COM: New Customers – get $5 off $35 or $10 off $70 on your first Beauty.com order, expires 1/1/12.  Get a free Issa London Designer Bag + deluxe samples ($175 value!) with your $100 order, while supplies last — link.
  • BENEFIT: Free shipping on $50+ purchases with code PRETTY50. Free international shipping with $115+ purchases with code WORLD115.
  • BLOOMINGDALE’S: Free shipping on orders of $150+ with code FS150.
  • BLISS:  Free gift with $135+ purchase with code HOLIDAY11, expires 12/31.
  • BOBBI BROWN: Free shipping on $65+ orders.  Free long-wear cream shadow in Suede + free shipping with $65+ purchase with code SUEDE9, expires 12/21 (one time use).  Free shimmer lip gloss in Glacier + free shipping on $65+ orders with code GLACIER9, expires 12/21 (one time use).
  • CLINIQUE:  Free shipping on $50+ orders. Free All About Eyes mini with $30+ orders with code LIDS, available while supplies last.  Free Silvery Festive Tote with $52.50+ order with code TOTE, expires 11/30 or while supplies last.
  • DERMSTORE:  10% off when you shop for your My Favorites List, expires 12/31.
  • GIORGIO ARMANI BEAUTY:   Free mini Luminous Silk Foundation #5.5 (5ml) and Designer Lift Foundation SPF 20 #5.5 (5ml) with any $75+ order with code DESIGNER, expires 11/15.
  • KERASTASE:  Free deluxe sample of best selling Elixir Ultime with $68+ purchase, expires 1/1/12.
  • KIEHLS:  Free shipping and Lip Balm #1 on $35+ orders with code PATRON, expires 11/20.
  • LANCOME: Receive four-piece sample plus free shipping with $45+ orders with code NOVLAN, expires 11/30. Free 6-piece sample + free shipping on $50+ orders ($181 value) with code ONEDAYNOV, expires 11/14.
  • MOLTON BROWN: 2 x free 100ml SHOWER GELS on orders over £40 with code TAKETWO, expires 11/23.
  • NORDSTROM:  Free shipping & free returns everyday.
  • ORIGINS:  Free shipping on $50+ orders, no code necessary, expires 12/3.1  Free shipping + Ginger Rush (15ml) with $30+ purchase with code GINGER, expires 11/30.
  • PHILOSOPHY:   10% off with code FRIENDS, expires 12/31.
  • SAKS FIFTH AVENUE:  Spend $150 and get a free subscription to Harper’s Bazaar with code BAZAAR.  Free shipping on any order now through 12/31.
  • SEPHORA:   Free makeup bag + 12 free sapmles with any $25+ purchase with code FROMSEPHORA (valid 11/15 thru 12/2). Jurlique Herbal Recovery Gel for $10.  Clean mini trio for $15.  Free Bare Escentuals Lip Color with any $25+ purchase with code CONFIDENCE.  Free YSL Toning & Cleansing Water with $25+ purchase with code YSLCLEANSE.  Free Bare Escentuals mascara with $25+ purchase with code FLAWLESS.  Free YSL Faux Cils Mascara sample with $25+ purchase with code FAUXCILS.  Free Shiseido Mascara sample with $25+ purchase with code PERFECT. Free Bobbi Brown Eye Cream with any $25+ purchase with code BOBBIEYE.  Free Clinique Acne Treatment sample with $25+ purchase (BI) with code ACNE.  Free Murad cleanser sample with $25+ order with code CLEANSE.  Free Super by Perricone Hydrator sample with code SUPER.
  • SKINSTORE.COM:  $20 off $100+ orders with code SHOP20, expires 11/21.
  • TARTE: 10% off for new customers with code GGA, expires 12/31.
  • THE BODY SHOP (USA):  Free shipping on $50+ orders. Buy 2, get 1 free (entire store), expires 11/19.
  • ULTA:  Free shipping on $25+ orders, no code necessary, expires 12/24.
  • YSL:  Free shipping on any order, no code necessary. 5 YSL fragrance samples and free shipping on $75+ order with code FRAGRANCE10, expires 12/31.