For beauty addicts like me, there's only one store to watch this holiday sale season: Sephora. Chances are, that luxury lipstick or moisturizer you've been eyeing all year will finally go on sale, so you finally won't have to go to great lengths to justifying dropping the cash on it. With that in mind, the 2017 Sephora Cyber Monday sale has got to be one of the most exciting post-Thanksgiving sales to emerge all year.
As far as this year's Sephora Cyber Monday sale, the biggest surprise may be the size of it, because there are only 14 offerings. You could say it's a carefully curated collection of deals. But it looks like this small selection is sure to be beloved by any beauty junkie, because the exclusive deals feature some big names in beauty.
New, exclusive, and limited-edition products from top-selling brands are all featured in Sephora’s Cyber Monday sale this year. It looks like this year Sephora is not offering any discounts on existing products, as most customers were probably hoping for. Instead, Sephora is focusing Cyber Monday offerings on online-only products that are all about the latest, most exclusive beauty launches from the industry's major players. Favorites like Urban Decay, NARS, Clinique, and Sunday Riley all have exclusive deals on hand with vaults, palettes, and other brand new launches.
And even without major price drops, chances are, you'll still find the perfect gift for all the beauty fiends on your list.
Stila is a longtime favorite for many beauty gurus, and its recent launch of the liquid eye shadows created an instant cult following. Now you can jump in on the trend in a big way. The Starry-Eyed Liquid Eye Shadow Vault ($195, Sephora) gives you 12 full-sized shades of the liquid eye shadows in shades like Rose Gold Retro, Jezebel, and the iconic Kitten. Any eye makeup addict would be thrilled to receive this exclusive vault.
Clinique is a longtime favorite for makeup and skincare, and it's always exciting when the brand releases a new launch. In this case, the Clinique Moisture Surge 72-Hour Auto-Replenishing Hydrator ($39, Sephora) is a cream-gel formula that offers serious hydration for your face. With hyaluronic acid and activated aloe water, this cream may even keep moisturizing after you wash your face. It sounds like a great treat for any skincare junkie.
Leave it to Urban Decay to make the duochrome trend even cooler. With the Urban Decay Distortion Eyeshadow Palette ($48, Sephora), you can create your own duochrome shades. The ten traditional eye shadow shades can be layered with the five transformer shades to make your own pigment-shifting looks. If you need a little guidance, follow the interconnected lines between the palette pans. By combining matte or metallic shades with the shifting shimmer shades, you can create customized looks for any mood.
There’s more to Glamglow than its popular mud clearing treatments. For instance, the Glamglow Waterburst Hydrated Glow Moisturizer ($49, Sephora) offers up to 72 hours of hydration. With Hyaluronic Acid complex and a Blue Nymph Lily Extract, this should feel like a luxury cream to anyone. It sounds like a perfect way to soothe dry winter skin.
Any new release from Nars is exciting, and this Cyber Monday offer is sure to thrill any eye shadow artist. The Nars NARSissist Wanted Eyeshadow Palette ($59, Sephora) features a dozen shades of shadows with a new pure pigment formula. It looks like creating and blending all new eye looks will be easier than ever with this palette. Whether it's a gift for a beauty-loving friend or just a treat for yourself, these matte and shimmering shades are perfection.
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