There are the Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, and more Black Friday deals in beauty you don’t want to miss!

By Claudia Fisher
November 23, 2018
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In the aftermath of Thanksgiving, one thing is on everyone’s mind perhaps even more than whatever awkward family conversations took place: Black Friday sales. Black Friday 2018 is officially here, showering us with deals on everything from home goods to handbags to the latest tech gadgets, and for us beauty lovers, that means we can start filling our carts with stocking stuffers, unique gifts for friends, and the makeup palettes, anti-aging creams, serums, and other skincare treatments we’ve been eyeing for ourselves all year.

To help you get a step ahead of all the holiday shopping you need to get done this season, we’ve picked out five of the best Black Friday sales or other deals happening right now in the beauty world. Take advantage of all the best Black Friday beauty deals of 2018 to get holiday shopping ASAP.

Here’s to a beautiful holiday season!

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Nordstrom Black Friday/Cyber Monday Sale Event

Everyone's favorite neighborhood department store Nordstrom is running its Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale event, called The Score. Now through November 26, you can get up to 60% off select items across to store's sections as well as free shipping and returns. The beauty deals are plentiful, so feel free to go a little crazy stocking your cart with everything from anti-aging creams to liquid eyeliners to this glossy makeup bag.

Large Hunter Neoprene Toiletry Bag: $40 (originally $55);

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Tarte Cosmetics Black Friday Deals

Beauty Brand Tarte Cosmetics is running a Black Friday sale of 30% off all products when you use the code: FRIDAY30. You also get free shipping when you spend $25 or more and a free sample when you make a beauty purchase during this Black Friday event. I'm particularly excited about the chance to get Tarte's coveted Shape Tape products, known for durably masking imperfections and blending smoothly into skin.

To buy Shape Tape Hydrating Foundation: $28 (originally $39);

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Ulta Beauty's Black Friday Deals

Beauty mega-retailer Ulta Beauty ran a pre-Black Friday sale (fittingly called Holiday Haul), and today the store launched its anticipated Black Friday deals, aka Beauty Busters. Ulta Beauty is also offering free shipping on orders over $35 on Black Friday.

To buy Philosophy Shower Gel: $12 (originally $18);

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Sephora $15 and Under Black Friday Deals

Sephora is running its Black Friday deals until Sunday, November 26, with beauty gift sets, devices, and more marked down to $15 or less. From now until Sunday, you can get items valued as high as $85 for $15 and under.

You can also scope out the beauty empire’s gift set deals for under $15, $20, and $25, like Too Faced’s best-selling Better Than Sex Mascara mini ornament ($12;, Fresh’s ever-popular Soy Face Cleanser and Sugar Lip Treatment ($20;, and Ouai’s beloved Texturizing Hair Spray and Hair Oil ($48;

To buy Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara Mini Ornament: $12;

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BareMinerals Black Friday Sale

In this Black Friday sale, bareMinerals is offering a 20% discount when you spend $100 or more both online and in stores through November 26. You can enjoy the discount with the promo code: SHINE. In addition to the markdowns, the makeup and skincare company offering free standard shipping on orders over $50 placed online. If you’ve never tried the loose mineral powder foundation that first blew bareMinerals into the mainstream consciousness, now is probably the time to see what you’ve been missing.

For Black Friday only, you can get a 10-piece makeup set marked down by 50% to $49 (originally $98).

To buy Original Loose Powder Foundation SPF 15: $24 (originally $29);

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