Month: April 2016

Mother’s Day means lots of beauty deals

Mother’s Day is May 8th this year and that means there are lots of beauty deals coming up! has a deluxe sample bag offer. Spend $150 and receive a free Lela Rose designed cosmetic bag packed with deluxe samples valued at $170. No code needed. offers free shipping with any $35 purchase. Spring 2016 Lela Rose Sample Bag Spring 2016 Lela Rose Sample Bag

Bath and Body Works has a new VIP beauty tote. This one is a $115 value that you can buy for just $30 with any $30 purchase. Use code TOTALLYSPRING at checkout, while supplies last. They also have 25% off your entire purchase using code MORESPRING.


Bath and Body Works VIP tote
Bath and Body Works VIP tote

Nordstrom has a 7 piece Estee Lauder gift right now in a Harper’s Bazaar cosmetic bag with $35 purchase. Your choice of 4 color families: COOL1, COOL2, WARM1 and WARM2. Gift is valued at $130. Spend a total of $100 and also get a full-size Nutritious 2-in-1 Foam Cleanser (4.2 oz.). An added $30 value.

Nordstrom Estee Lauder GWP
Nordstrom Estee Lauder GWP

Saks has a 7 piece Estee Lauder gift right now in a different Harper’s Bazaar cover-print bag.  Your choice of bold or subtle lip and nail shades with any $80 Estee Lauder purchase. Use code LAUDER8B for Bold at checkout. Use code LAUDER8A for Subtle at checkout.

Estee Lauder GWP at Saks
Estee Lauder GWP at Saks

Neiman Marcus has a Men’s gift. With a $300 purchase in the Men’s shop, receive a free Kiehl’s gift set.

Neiman Marcus Men's Shop Kiehl's Gift
Neiman Marcus Men’s Shop Kiehl’s Gift



Friends and Family Sale + Clarins gift with purchase at Macy’s

Macy’s is having their semi annual Friends & Family sale of 25% off nearly everything.  There is still a long list of exclusions but its not *quite* as lengthy as their usual list.  Starts today at 4pm local time and will likely end on Monday.  Use code FRIEND.

In store, Macy’s is doing a special beauty offer of $10 off every $50 purchase, up to $40 off.  This is a rare “sale” on beauty at Macy’s.

Clarins is offering a 7 piece gift with $75 purchase at Macy’s right now as well.  This is online only.

This gift includes:

  • FEED 10 Pouch
  • Choice of Day Cream: Super Restorative, Extra-Firming or Multi-Active
  • Travel-Size One-Step Facial Cleanser
  • Moisture Rich Body Lotion
  • UV Plus SPF 50
  • Sample Total Eye Concentrate
  • Sample Double Serum
  • Gift sets count as one product
  • One per customer, while supplies last
  • Offer valid from 4/20/16-5/8/16



A Few Great Sales

There are a few great friends and family sales happening now. I love F&F sales because they typically apply to the entire site.  You can get things that aren’t usually on sale at a discount which is great!

Cole Haan – Friends and Family 30% off site wide through April 13.

Sephora – A Love Note event 10% off site wide for everyone, 15% off for VIB members through April 12.

Lord and Taylor – Friends and Family 25% off most items, 10% off beauty

Recently ended sales. I mention these because I missed them and I want to remember them for next year!  So keep your calendars marked for April 2017 for these ones.

Perricone MD – Friends and Family sale 25% off. Ended April 6.

Bloomingdales – Friends and Family sale 25% off. Ended April 11.