If there were ever a time to restock your vanity, it’s this very second. The best makeup Black Friday deals 2021 (and general beauty steals, for that matter) have arrived ahead of schedule—and they’re already putting other sales to shame. In addition to stocking up on your usual go-tos for winter (moisturizers, cleansers, hand creams—you know the drill), you might want to finally go in on that face tool you’ve been dying to try, or even score a few makeup gift sets for your nearest and dearest.
Big-box beauty retailers like Sephora and Ulta are keeping a steady stream of Black Friday beauty discounts flowing, while buzzy brands like Dyson, Glossier and Tatcha (a favorite of Meghan Markle’s) are giving shoppers are a chance to snag best-selling skincare formulas for less. With so many Black Friday makeup, skin-care, and beauty deals to shop, the only question remaining is: What will you add to cart? Read on to shop for the best makeup Black Friday deals 2021. Psst: If you’re planning to pick up something as a gift, do it now so you can avoid any potential holiday shipping delays.
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Best Black Friday Makeup & Skin-care Deals 2021
The brand that brought you Boy Brow and millennial pink is gearing up for its only sale of the year. Score 20% off everything—and we mean, everything—on Glossier (including special limited edition Black Friday sets) from November 25 to November 29.
It’s genuinely hard to pass up a Nordstrom sale, and we just spotted some can’t-miss deals in its beauty section. Consider the luxe Lancôme gift set and Benefit’s adorable foundation stick below.
Sephora’s sale section just got a big boost. We’re eyeing the Fenty Match Stix and Summer Fridays skin-care set.
Ulta really said, “Y’all have fun with your little Black Friday,” and gave us a full 16 days of deals. From November 11 through 27, the mega-retailer will be offering a variety of sales, culminating in a weeklong Cyber Monday event from November 21 through 27, when select products will be 50% off.
Word on the street is that the Walmart Black Friday deals are some of the best in town. So we took a look for you and can vouch that they do, in fact, have some of the steepest beauty discounts around. See for yourself below.
The moment you’ve been waiting for is almost here. Cassandra Grey’s luxury beauty emporium, Violet Grey, will be offering 20% off sitewide from November 23 through 29, with select brand exclusions. Hit the retailer up for all kinds of celeb-approved skin care—including Victoria Beckham’s “miracle cream” and all the La Mer your credit card will allow.
Get celeb-approved skin care for 20% off through November 30. It’s one of the few times the Japanese beauty brand has a sale, so it’s worth loading up your cart while you still can. P.S. Any order over $100 gets a free gift set—just make sure to use the code CYBER21 at checkout.
Head to Dermstore for derm-approved skin, makeup, and hair-care products from the likes of NuFace, Dr. Dennis Gross, Ilia, and more. The e-tailer is offering up to 30% off dozens of brands through November 29 with the code BLACK.
In addition to its infinite supply of home and tech deals, Amazon also has a vast selection of discounts in its beauty department. The two that caught our eye? The Sunday Riley Mini Vault Skincare Collection—an incredible value—and a whopping 30% off Grandelash Lash Serum.
If you’re hoping to support a smaller brand this year, check out DedCool’s ultra-cool fragrances, lip balms and deodorants. The clean formulas smell like nothing else out there, and will impress even the impossible-to-please person on your shopping list. From November 26 through November 29, take 20% off orders of $35 with code BFCM20, 25% off orders of $100 with code BFCM25, and 30% off $150 with code BFCM30.
Score some truly luxe beauty for 30% off from November 25 through November 30. Be sure to stock up on classics like the Luminous Silk Foundation and mascara, or try something new like a bold lip. As a bonus, Armani will be donating all profits from the week to the Aqua For Life Foundation.
If you’ve ever admired a celeb’s skin, chances are Shani Darden is responsible. Take 25% off the esthetician’s namesake line—the super gentle Retinol Reform cannot be missed—through November 29, and thank us later.
Prep for a pale winter ahead by taking up to 70% off TikTok’s favorite self-tanner. The deal will be available from November 24 through November 30, so stock up while you can!
Head over to Kosas for deals that’ll set up any beauty lover with a killer makeup game. The brand is offering a tiered sale through November 25: Take 20% off any purchase of $25 or more; 25% off any purchase of $50 or more, and 30% off any purchase of $75 or more. Then, from November 26 to November 29, take 30% off sitewide, plus a free full-size lipstick of your choice.
Tula’s fuss-free products are perfect for both skin care newbies and experts alike. Take 25% off the entire site and 40% off supersized products through November 29.
Olay is running a handful of Black Friday promos, but our favorite has to be this one: Spend $150 on the brand’s site and get a free Juicy Couture tracksuit (!!!) in bold orange for total Y2K vibes. The promo runs while supplies last, but the 25% off sitewide is happening from now through November 31.
When we tried Merit back in April, we were instantly hooked on the brand’s effortless vibe and easy-to-use formulas. You have no excuses not to try it with 20% off everything starting November 26, no code necessary.
Versed is one of our favorite brands for affordable, reliable, clean skin care with cute packaging to boot. From November 25 to November 29, take 20% off sitewide, and on Cyber Monday get a free Skin Soak moisturizer on orders over $40.
Stock up on K-beauty favorites like Hanskin and Mamonde during Soko Glam’s major Cyber Month sale. Take 30% off your purchase with code SGWONDERLAND30 for the whole month of November, and during Cyber Weekend, get 40% off purchases over $195 with code SGWONDERLAND40.
Stock up on the cutest acne patches in town before Black Friday even kicks off. Use code EARLYBIRD20 to score 20% off sitewide.
Tower 28 is one of our go-tos for easy, breezy makeup. The brand is offering 20% off everything from November 26 through November 29, as well as a free 4 oz. SOS Daily Rescue Facial Spray with any purchase over $50.
For skin care with a side of science, be sure to hit up Murad’s Cyber Week event. From November 25 through December 1, snag 25% off all orders, plus a free full-size Prebiotic 3-in-1 MultiMist when you spend over $150. Then take 30% off everything starting December 2 through December 8 with code CYBER30.
Looking for insanely luxe makeup that also happens to be clean and sustainable? That’s Kjaer Weis for you. Take 20% off anything on its site through November 30, including best sellers like the cream blush and facial oil.
The beloved brand is offering a bevy of sales starting as early as November 20. Highlights include 30% off your entire purchase and a gift bag with any purchase of $125 through November 22; 50% off Midnight Recovery Concentrate, Avocado Eye Cream, and Avocado Mask on November 25 and 26; and 30% off your entire purchase on November 29.
If glowing skin and clean ingredients are your M.O., Ilia’s Cyber Week event can’t be missed. From November 26 through November 29, use code REVIVE20 for 20% off everything—the mascara and skin tint are a must—and spend over $125 for a free gift with purchase.
Channel your inner Gwyneth—even if you’re on a budget—by taking 20% off all Goop Beauty products on Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
Ole Henriksen is known for its Banana Bright Eye Crème, but now you can also give all its other products a shot with 30% off through November 29.
If you’ve been wondering whether this microcurrent device is worth the splurge, the before-and-afters speak for themselves. Grab it (and any of the brand’s skin-care products) for 25% off between November 22 and November 25, or for 30% off from November 26 to November 29.
Best Black Friday Hair Deals 2021
Behold: Dyson’s cult-loved, award-winning, best-selling (the list of accolades could go on, trust) haircare tools for way, way less. But there’s a catch: For Dyson’s Black Friday deals of 2021, only members of the Dyson Owner Rewards program can score select products at a 20% discount through December 12. Of course, if you want to score hair tools on sale right now, you can always nab a refurbished one from the Dyson Outlet.
Are you surprised to see more Walmart deals here? Didn’t think so. When it comes to hair care, we can’t get enough of the markdowns on tools.
Oribe’s luxury hair care is a wallet’s worth nightmare, but cushion the blow to your bank account by taking 20% off liter-sized shampoos and conditioners from November 25 to November 29. Use the code LITERS at checkout to get the deal.
Living Proof is a celeb and hairstylist fave, and you can score 20% off the entire line on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Plus, get a free cult-fave dry shampoo with any purchase over $65.
From November 22 through November 30, used code EFFORTLESS to take 25% off Playa’s entire site. It’s the perfect time to spring for a hair-care kit, or try one of the brand’s new body products.
Best Black Friday Personal Care and Beauty Deals 2021
Up your shave game with 20% off any Billie purchase over $30 with code YAY20 from November 24 to November 30. Be sure to check out the brand’s personal care (we love the Lip Salves and Dry Shampoo) while you’re there.
Turn your home into a relaxing oasis with one of Vitruvi’s popular diffusers. The brand is offering 30% off everything, so you can also snag a few blends while you’re at it. Promo ends on November 29.
Give yourself a flawless at-home mani-pedi with Olive & June’s beginner-friendly nail kits. The entire site (including the newly launched press-ons) is on sale through November 29 with code HAPPY25.
Want to add another cult-favorite candle brand to the mix? Otherland is offering a selection of sweet deals from November 25 to November 29, including six-pack of candles for $142 (35% off).
Diptyque launched a limited edition version of its iconic Baies candle for Black Friday, and fans of the brand can snag this exclusive candle only from November 26 through November 29. Using the proceeds of this candle, the brand will make a 15% sale donation to the World Health Organization as part of the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund.