Cheap high end makeup websites – and where to find them
We all love makeup, but let`s be real; nothing beats getting something expensive to a discounted price. Where to look for the websites that offer something extra? It goes without saying that high-end makeup is, well.. High-end! So not many places will have a huge selection on sale, but if you dig around you can find some gold nuggets out there!
Well, I did some digging, and turns out, there are some places that DO have discounts, or at least have bonuses and offers for new customers! I don’t think I know anyone who isn’t easily tricked by the “2 for 1”, or “get a free gift” bonuses out there.
Cheap high end makeup selling websites I have managed to find :
Anna Sui, Stila, Makeup Addiction, Ofra, The Balm and Pretty Vulgar are among the brands I found on sale.
USA : 5 USD for tracked shipping and 15 USD for express shipping.
Great Britain: 2,95 GBP for tracked delivery, 3,95 GBP for next day delivery and 6,95 GBP for same day delivery.
Norway: NOK 40 for untracked delivery, 54 NOK for tracked delivery.
NARS, Shu Uemura, Jane Iredale, Bare Minerals, Clarins, Youngblood and Guerlain are among the brands I found on sale.
USA: Free shipping for orders over 30 USD, 5 USD for orders under 30 USD. Express shipping 25 USD
Great Britain: Free shipping for orders over 30 GBP, 4,5 GBP for orders under 30 GBP
Norway: Free shipping over 260 NOK, 50 NOK for orders under 260 NOK
Illamasqua, Shiseido, Urban Decay, Lumene, Vichy and By Terry are among the brands I found on sale
USA: Standard delivery FREE, Tracked order 11,99 GBP
Great Britain: Standard delivery FREE, Standard next day delivery 3,99 GBP
Norway: Standard delivery FREE, Tracked order 4,99 GBP
Annik Goutal, Beautyblender, Benefit, Bobbi Brown, Christian Dior, Elizabeth Arden, Giorgio Armani, Japonesque, Helena Rubinstein, Lancome and Givenchy are among the brands I found on sale.
This site also has a “Hard to find” and a “Niche collection” to browse.
Hard to find lists brands like: Balenciaga, Coty, Etienne Aigner, Calvin Klein, Guerlain, Yves Saint Laurent, Tom Ford and more. – Products are probably not in stock on average, or they are being discontinued. Many of them are heavily discounted. I found my old “Truth” by Calvin Klein perfume in there, it`s impossible to find in my country. I last bought it in Gdansk, Poland!
Niche collection lists brands like : Ramon Monegal, Creed, La Maison de la Vanille, Bois 1920 and Amouage. These brands are unique, expensive and for those who want to stand out.
USA: Free shipping over 35 USD (*excluding taxes, Hawaii and Alaska)
Great Britain: Prices vary depending on amount/customs/fees
Norway: Prices vary depending on amount/customs/fees
www.glambot.com – (They sell used AND new high end makeup cheaper, you can also sell your own makeup if you have some stuff you never used, or makeup that wasn’t a good match for you)
Anastasia Beverly Hills, Huda beauty, Kevin Aucoin, Kat Von D, Lorac, Charlotte Tilbury, Too Faced, Chanel, Natasha Denona, Fenty beauty, Cover FX, Versace and Zoeva are among the brands I found on sale. (Some discounted, some not so discounted)
USA: Under 50 USD: varies w/location. Over 50 USD: Free first class shipping.
International shipping: Under 99 USD: 15 USD, Over 99 USD Free first class shipping.
Clinique, Clarins, Collistar and MAC are among the brands I found on sale.
USA: Airmail only, 6,99 GBP. (Not sure whether Free shipping over 50 GBP applies to the USA, but I think so)
Great Britain: 1,99 GBP for standard delivery, 2,99 GBP for Express delivery.
Norway: Standard shipping 4,99 GBP, free shipping over 50 GBP.
Natasha Denona, Armani, Benefit, Shiseido, Lime Crime, Urban Decay and Elizabeth Arden are some of the brands I found on sale.
USA: Standard shipping 3,95 USD for orders under 30 USD, Free shipping on orders over 30 USD
Great Britain: Standard shipping 3,95 GBP for orders under 25 GBP, Free shipping on orders over 20 GBP.
Norway: Standard shipping 60 NOK for orders under 250 NOK, Free shipping on orders over 250 NOK.
www.ulta.com (for their occasional 50% off high end makeup and other beauty product deals) US and CA residents only!
Laura Geller, NYX, and Ofra cosmetics were among the brands I found on sale.
USA: Standard shipping 5,95 USD, Expedited shipping 9,95 USD, FREE standard shipping on any order over 50 USD* (*terms&conditions; apply)
CANADA: Visit https://global.ulta.com/ for info on Borderfree membership and taxes/costs.
www.sephora.com (for their limited edition value kits and (sometimes exclusive) makeup deals)
Pat McGrath, Benefit, Nars, Givenchy and Dior are some of the brands I found on sale.
USA: Sephora FLASH Unlimited 2 Day Shipping: FREE.
Great Britain: Unavailable.
Norway: 100 NOK on orders over 750 NOK, otherwise standard rules and regulations apply for international shipping.
I hope this list could give a few tips and pointers as to where one might turn to satisfy the cheap high-end brand – cravings. Remember that some restrictions apply when it comes to shipping and handling etc:
- Taxes and duties
- Restrictions on shipments abroad
- Restrictions on shipping of hazardous contents such as flammable ingredients/perfume
- Shipping to P. O and A.P. O / Alaska/Hawaii
Alternatively, you could go to www.dupethat.com, where you can search for dupes by brand. If you need something LUXXE, and can’t`t afford it, this site has got you covered!! (find them on Instagram as well: DUPETHAT, for 10, 15 and even up to 30% off Brands like Morphe, Coloured Raine, Ofra, JD Glow, Jouer cosmetics, Matteify, Gerard cosmetics, Girlactik and more.
As always, ask if there is anything, and until next time: Have a blessed time!