Steal This: Black Friday/Cyber Monday Beauty Deals…

Thanksgiving is upon us and with the holiday comes the inevitable crush of Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  BUT….I have a few deals for you that should have you dancing in your seats with the money you’ll be saving you can get these in store OR some of them are online only (which may save you from being clobbered in the street or at the mall…LOL).  Remember, I always say that the holidays are the PERFECT time to try things you wouldn’t normally buy because the gift sets are always so great.  Get the gift set, try it out and see if it’s something you really want to spend the $$ on. Now let’s get to it!!

The Rundown:

BRAND:  Becca

Black Friday

Deal: 20% off any $50 purchase, plus complimentary standard shipping

Promotion code: GIVETHANKS

Featured collection:

Exclusive, Limited Edition Glossy Lip Tint Collection

$48 with 20% promotion code GIVETHANKS (valu

e $120)

Start date: Wednesday, Nov. 21st at noon EST

End date: Saturday, Nov. 24th at midnight PST


Cyber Monday

Deal: Spend $75 and receive a free Mini Shimmering Skin Perfector in Topaz and full-size Beach Tint in Strawberry. Spend $125 to receive the $75 gift, plus two full-size Glossy Lip Tints and a BECCA Cosmetics Pouch.

Featured collections:

Exclusive, Limited Edition Nail Colour Collection – Intense

& Exclusive, Limited Edition Nail Colour Collection – Nude

$30 each while supplies last (value $60)

Start date: Sunday, Nov. 25th at noon EST

End date: Monday, Nov. 26th at midnight PST


BRAND: Ahava

DEAL: AHAVA will offer 40% off site-wide with code BLACKFRIDAY

WHEN: Offer valid November 21st – 25th



BRAND: bliss

DEAL: Enjoy up to 50% savings on select luxury items!  Also, save 30% on beloved bliss and Remede bundles and sets, and save 20% on a selection of Bliss, Remede and Elemis products

WHEN: Offer valid November 23rd – 27th (note: through CYBER MONDAY as well)



DEAL: will be offering Facebook exclusive offers to all fans. The deals extend across all categories and will be revealed at random each day leading up to Black Friday. On Black Friday, the number of deals offered will increase in both number and value.

  • 26 total deals; 4 deals per day Mon-Thurs, 10 deals on Friday
  • Deals range in value, lowest $0.99
  • A progress bar on the app lets people know how much time is left on each deal and when the next one will be revealed
  • All deals are stackable
  • All deals are Facebook exclusive

WHEN: Throughout the week of November 19th

WHERE:; Check out the brand’s Facebook page for the exclusive offers –

BRAND: Stila

DEAL #1: Stila Merry & Bright Palette and Lip Glaze Set

Stila introduces an affordable, festive beauty set that comes with a paper-wrapped makeup palette with six gorgeous eye shadow shades, a Convertible Color in Lillium and a deluxe-size Lip Glaze in Stila’s best-selling shade, Kitten. Available on the busiest shopping day of the year and for only $10, be sure to pick one up for everyone on your holiday list – including one for yourself.

WHERE:  Exclusively at Sephora for $10

WHEN: Available exclusively on Black Friday (Friday, November 23rd)

DEAL #2: Stila Jingle All the Way Travel Palette (Facebook Promo)

Stila will be offering a buy one, get one free promotion on the Jingle All the Way Travel Palette. The palette contains a Convertible Color and six stunning eye shadows for creating wintery looks or a bold smoky eye in a matter of minutes.

WHEN: Available exclusively on Black Friday (Friday, November 23rd)

WHERE: Check out the brand’s Facebook page – “Stila Cosmetics” – for the details day-of;


Brand:  Lumene

Deal:  Walgreens is offering 40% off all Lumene products

When: by 11:59pm as promotion ends after November 23rd

Where:  Walgreens (or


Brand:  Smashbox Cosmetics

Deal:  20% off for purchases of $50 or more. To receive the discount, enter the code FRIENDS2012 when checking out.

When:  November 21st – November 26th)



WHAT: An exclusive Philosophy gift with purchase and special Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals from Beauty Bar and a Philosophy set as a gift with purchase.

  •  Friends and Family (enter code BBFF20 at checkout) Beginning Friday, November 16th, Beauty Bar is offering its shoppers $20 off purchases of $100.
  • Black Friday Offer (enter code BBGWPBF at checkout) Shoppers who spend $50 at Beauty Bar will receive an ultra-pampering gift with purchase from Philosophy. This exclusive gift set includes three of Philosophy’s newest offerings ($20 value):
    • Purity Made Simple Foaming 3-in-1 Cleansing Gel for Face
    • EyesEyes Wide Open Instant Refreshing and Depuffing Eye Gel
    • The Microdelivery Exfoliating Body Wash




Brand:  MAC Cosmetics

What: Limited Editon Grey Friday lipstick and nail polish duo only available on Black Friday & from 12PM to 4AM at MAC Cosmetics Macy’s counters MAC will be previewing its new Taste Temptation

Where: Friday 11/23 both and at the MAC Times Square location


Brand:  Nordstrom

DEAL: 29 top brands are participating in a gift with purchase in store and online, including Jo Malone, Chanel, Kiehl’s, La Mer, Estee Lauder and YSL Bobbi Brown, Clarins and MORE!

Here are some examples of the offers:

  • With an $85 Kiehl’s purchase, receive Crème de Corps, Clearly Corrective, Rosa Artica Lightweight and Rosa Artica eye in a Kiehl’s pouch, both online and in stores
  • With your $75 Estee Lauder purchase, receive deluxe size samples of Estee Lauder ‘Re-Nutriv’ Ultimate Lift Age-Correcting Crème and ‘Re-Nutriv’ Ultimate Lift Age-Correcting Eye Crème. Gifted items are up to a $78 value, available both online and in stores
  • With a $350 La Mer purchase, receive Crème de La Mer, The Eye Concentrate, The Regenreating Serum, and The Cleansing Foam, both online and in stores
  • With a $125 YSL purchase, receive a small pouch, Paris TOA, Noir Radical Mascara, Forever Youth Eye Cream 3ML, Gommage 15ML, and a Forever Youth Liberator Serum 1ML, both online and in stores
  • ALSO:  Nordstrom will have Buy 2, Get 1 Free Nail Polish deal valid online and in store on November 23rd (while supplies lasts): Purchase two nail colors from Deborah Lippmann, butter LONDON, THE NEW BLACK or Nordstrom Nail Color and receive a third polish (of equal or lesser value) from the same brand FREE!
WHEN: Black Friday
WHERE: Nordstrom and
Now get out there (on on that laptop) and save save SAVE!!
Shop Pretty!!!!
About Lianne Farbes

Lianne Farbes is the Publisher and Editor In Chief of TheMakeupGirl. She is a Beauty Expert with over 20 years of experience working with makeup and skincare and has held every retail beauty position from sales girl to counter manager. She has made a living as a professional makeup artist and continues to spread her beauty knowledge through seminars and speaking engagements throughout the US. You can follow Lianne on twitter at @LianneFarbes or beauty related tweets at @TheMakeupgirl Follow us on Instagram at @MakeupGirlBlog for swatches and other cool pics too! You can also visit me on Google+