Big Bargains At M&S
Today, if you haven't realised, is Black Friday ... the day when prices are slashed and we spend lots of money. We do love a bargain, so this is right up our street. and we're very impressed with some of the beauty offers on at Marks and Spencer, just for today.
This L'Occitane Sparkling Verbena Collection is reduced from £42 to £20, and is a brilliant gift. With four products in a lovely presentation box, this will go down well on Christmas morning. Also, look out for other bargains ...
The Best Of Benefit
Benefit have a great Black Friday offer on - our favourite kind of offer ... one that lasts a week!
The brand's best-ever value set is called Benefit Besties and is on sale for £30, with products valued at £60.07. It's only available at boots.com from Thursday, November 25, for one week, and contains six products and a make-up bag.
Old favourites such as High Beam and They're Real Mascara are included, as well as a sneak preview of a new lip product.
It's a lovely Christmas present - ...
Price Slashed On Huge Gift Collection
This week is one of the best times to shop for bargains. As Black Friday approaches, there are loads of prices being slashed and money-off chances, so save your Christmas shopping till you spot the best bargains.
We love this Make A Wish Box from Sanctuary Spa, which is packed full of pampering goodies that will go down a treat with its recipient. It's down from £45 to £23, from Thursday, November 24 until December 1 at Boots, and is well worth a look as it appears much more expensive than ...
15 Per Cent Off YSL
It's fast approaching the biggest festive shopping day of the year. Black Friday - which actually lasts from Friday, November 25 until Monday, November 28 - has some great bargains and offers, so if you're planning on buying beauty products for Christmas gifts, or to treat yourself, it's well worth waiting till then.
YSL are offering 15 per cent off selected ranges, including liquid foundations, mascaras, some skincare and Black Opium Wild edition, all available through yslbeaute.co.uk Never ...
Amazing £650 Free Gift From Harvey Nichols
As you know, we love a free gift here - and we're absolutely blown away by this incredible freebie from Harvey Nichols.
This exclusively illustrated bag is crammed with 35 products all from different brands, and there really is enough here to last you all year.
The gift with purchase - yes, there is a little catch - is to celebrate 15 years of Harvey Nichols Beyond Beauty, their brilliant one-stop beauty shop.
To get the gift, you must by three items or more from Beyond Beauty - either ...
Half-Price Bargains At Superdrug
It's always worthwhile checking on major retailers' websites once a week or so, you can pick up some great bargains.
Superdrug has a fantastic sale on at the moment, with up to 50 per cent off loads of products. This Couture Couture Eau de Parfum is reduced from £50 to £24, Boss Orange Eau de Toilette is reduced from £58 to £29, and there's Real Techniques Travel Case Make-Up Brush Set down from £36 to £25. Check it out for Christmas gifts or a sneaky treat for yourself ...
Sweet Dreams With A Free Bath Oil
We all know the value of a great sleep, so when we discovered a range that specialises in products that help you sleep, we were delighted.
Kiss The Moon offers night time beauty products, such as candles, pillow mist and sleep balm. The products are beautifully crafted and smell wonderfully of essential oils such as lavender and jasmine.
The brand is currently offering a free Aromatherapy Bath Oil worth £16 (kissthemoon.com) with the purchase of a Natural Aromatherapy Candle, which is a ...
£5 Off Facial Oils At Boots
For the whole of September, Boots and boots.com has £5 off Sanctuary Spa facial oils. The idea is to encourage those who haven't tried oils to give them a go - which we think is a wonderful idea.
Choose from Therapist Secret Facial Oil, £12.50, Wonder Oil Serum, £14.50, or Overnight Miracle Oil, £14.50 - all have £5 off, so you could always try them all ...
Facial oils are great for oily skin as they help to balance the production of sebum, therefore reducing the oil on the top of ...
Free Travel Kit
We're embracing the current craze for anything coconut water-based. The Coconut Shampoo range from Superdrug is brilliant - really hydrating and conditioning for hair without leaving it lank.
From August 27 to September 23, when you buy three full-sized products, £3.99 each (superdrug.com) you get a travel set, with a shampoo and conditioner. Shampoo is always difficult when travelling - it's heavy and it can easily spill, so two cute bottles packaged together are really handy.
Free Pampering Gift At M&S
Foot products aren't just a luxury at this time of year, they're beauty essentials. You don't need a perfect pedicure to bare your toes, but a little looking after in the foot department goes to a long way to making your sandals and flip-flops look a whole lot better.
M&S have a great offer on right now - if you buy two Margaret Dabbs Bare Feet products, from £3.50, you get a free Mini Foot Care Collection worth £9.50.
The gift includes three products - Soothing Foot Soak, Exfolia...
Really, you read it correctly - get yourself a free haircut just by buying a couple of bottles of shampoo.
Herbal Essences are offering a free cut at participating salons when you buy two 400ml bottles of shampoo at £3.99 each in the one transaction.
All you have to do is upload the receipt to the link given within 14 days and you get a cracking freebie. The offer lasts until October 31, so don't miss it.
Big Bargains At Boots
Boots is currently offering this big box of goodies at a knockdown price. The No7 Summer Collection - which is worth £120 - is currently on offer at £30 when you spend £25 on No7 products. That's a saving of £80, and it's well worth it.
The box contains Total Renewal Micro-dermabrasion Exfoliator, Beautiful Skin Quick Thinking Wipes, Protect & Perfect Intense Facial Sun Protection SPF15, Protect & Perfect Intense Advanced Anti-Ageing Sun Protection Spray SPF15, Extravagant Volume ...
Free Gift With Bagsy Cosmetics
Let us introduce you to a lovely range of cosmetics you may not have heard about. Bagsy is a pretty collection with everything from eye, lip and concealing make-up to hand cream and shampoo. And it's also great value for money.
The Lip Cocoon Tinted Balm, pictured, is just £7 (Debenhams) and is one of those great beauty staples that lasts for ages and quickly becomes a favourite.
Debenhams are currently giving away a handy magnifying compact mirror when you spend £25 or more on Bagsy ...
Free Gifts With Scent
It's summer giveaway time for our old friends at The Perfume Shop.
It's always worth having a look at gifts with purchase, either on the website or in store, as the brand has some great freebies.
This DKNY towel is a nice one. It's free with the purchase of any DKNY fragrance, 50ml or bigger. There's also a free Max Factor Voluptuous Black Mascara with Lacoste Touch of Pink, 50ml or bigger, Dolce & Gabbana The One aftershave balm and shower gel free with any 50ml or larger Dolce & ...
Free Luxury Scents
If, like us, you believe that scents can be mood-changing, you'll love this Science of Scent Therapy Test Kit from Neom Organics. It contains four of the brand's key therapeutic fragrances - Scent To Sleep, Scent To De-Stress, Scent To Boost Your Energy and Scent To Make You Happy.
Priced at £19.99 (neomorganics.com), it's free for a limited time, either with an order or by just paying postage and packing.
The idea is that you inhale a scent at a time for 40 seconds, then your brain will ...