Want to know how to bag yourself a beauty freebie? Or pick up the cheapest designer beauty brands? These top money-saving beauty websites can save you not only money but time and effort on skincare, haircare, and perfume.
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1. Save an absolute fortune at Half Price Perfumes
Half Price Perfumes is a great website that does what it says on the tin and goes even further with its fantastic offers on perfumes, make-up and skincare products. As well as offering loads of incredible fragrances for a mere fraction of their usual price, it’s also got a wonderful sale section where you can pick up three-for-two on hundreds of products, from blusher to massaging kits, all of which are reduced to ridiculously low prices.
Exciting current offer*: A selection of products from just £1.
2. Great prices on all the top brands at Allbeauty
allbeauty is a good place to go for your regular favourite cosmetic products, and also for gifts. They have free UK delivery and regularly offer exclusive deals, including great offers on perfumes, make-up and box sets.
Exciting current offer: Up to 60% off Cartier fragrances.
3. Cheap designer brand make-up at FeelUnique
With free delivery and incredible deals, FeelUnique.com is the place to go to get designer items without the massive price tag. Top brands including Yves Saint Laurent, Lancôme, and Benefit come heavily discounted. Keep an eye on the regularly updated special offers to find loads of beauty products offering a free gift. Plus, there’s free delivery worldwide – you can’t argue with that!
Exciting current offer: Five FREE pick ‘n’ mix samples every month – just pay postage (that’s also a discount for your next purchase)
4. Smell gorgeous with Fragrance Direct
Fragrance Direct is another great website that lets you find sensational scents for a fantastic price, with loads of best-selling perfumes for less than £20. Check out their sale page for free gifts, clearance sales, and items under a tenner.
Exciting current offer: £25 off Calvin Klein CK One Red perfume.
5. Cheap beauty treats at Bliss
Bliss not only has a gorgeous range of products, but is also cruelty-free and PETA certified – meaning you can shop while remaining completely guilt-free.
Bliss often has great offers running too, and you can get 15% off your first purchase by signing up to the newsletter. We’ll be snapping up most of the delicious sounding Lemon & Sage collection, ourselves.
Exciting current offer: Free shipping on orders over $40.
6. Huge savings to be made at Boots
With loads of fantastic offers at high street icon Boots there’s always something to be found. Head to the special offers section and check out the three-for-two deals, which are quite often available on their ever-popular No7 make-up range. They also have half-price products, buy one get one free, and even free gifts with certain purchases. And that’s without even considering the points that will pile up as an Advantage Card member. Sounds good to us!
Exciting current offer: Better than half price on No7 Best Face Forward Collection.
7. Save a packet at Perfume Plus Direct
For more choice among the excellent money-saving beauty websites, look no further than Perfume Plus Direct. Discounts are as high as 70%, while you can also grab free delivery if you spend over £20. Bargains galore.
Exciting current offer: Save an extra 15% on Britney Spears fragrances.
8. Save £££ on bestsellers at Lookfantastic.com
Look Fantastic sells pretty much everything beauty-related that you can imagine, all at great prices. Expect to save at least 15% on RRPs. If you don’t know exactly what you’re looking for, it also features the current bestsellers in each section – perfect if you need a little inspiration.
Not to be left out, the men have their own dedicated section of the site too.
Exciting current offer: £12 off men’s Murdock London Cologne Collection.
9. Track down a bargain at beauty bay
Beauty Bay is another of the amazing money-saving beauty websites. It’s packed with big names and even bigger discounts. Head over there for everything from teeth whitening products to body scrub, and get ready to feel like a whole new you. Check out the Edited section for reviews, stories, advice and general chatter about all things beauty.
Exciting current offer: 20% off selected L.A. Girl base products.
10. Save on straighteners at HQHair
Once you’ve got all your cosmetics sorted out, head to HQHair to get all your essential beauty tools for your hair on the cheap. They have everything from straighteners, travel kits and make-up, to shampoos and conditioners.
Exciting current offer: 20% off selected NYX Professional Makeup.
That’s a whole lot of discount beauty websites to be getting on with, but what if you want to go super purse-friendly and try to create your next batch of products at home? We’ve got advice on how you could make money from your own homemade beauty treatments.
Want the inside scoop on how you can get beauty products completely for free? Here’s our essential guide to getting free makeup.
*All offers are available at the time of publication.