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Sunday, August 2, 2015

The Weekly Drugstore Makeup Sales (8-2 - 8/8)

The Weekly Drugstore Makeup Sale Wrap-Up was recently featured in All You Magazine's article, "10 Smart Ways to Save Money on Makeup." What an honor! (Special thanks to reader @moonlightelegie for the tip!)

Keep reading for your weekly wrap-up of drugstore beauty sales and more...

Note: If you are new to drugstore sales and you are not sure how "BOGO1/2OFF" sales work, please take a moment to click here.


Some of the coupons listed below may go nicely with this week's sales, so take a moment to match them up accordingly.
  • Click here for printable beauty coupons.
  • Click here for printable beauty coupons.
  • Click here for printable beauty coupons (redeemable only at Target). For additional Target coupons, sign up for Target Cartwheel. 


Target Tip: Thanks to reader @thatgalrebecca for sharing this pic of a hot deal on Maybelline Dream Wonder foundation. Right now, many shades in the range have been spotted at 50% off and when you buy 3, you get a $5 Target gift card. If you don't see stickers at your store, take some bottles to the scanner and see if they come up on clearance in the system.

Ulta Highlights: The following deals are valid now through 8/8 in-store and online: Spend $19.50+ on any of the Ulta brand beauty products on this page and get a FREE 15-piece Ulta cosmetics gift (Ulta has just released new products in their house line, including tinted lip balms, correcting concealer and more), B2G2FREE select Ulta brand bath & body products, and BOGOFREE all of the Pur Minerals products on this page. Don't forget that you can use this $3.50 off $10 coupon with the Ulta brand beauty deals (you cannot use that coupon with the Pur Minerals deal).

CVS shoppers: We have our first official e.l.f. sale this week (details below)! If you missed my post about e.l.f at CVS, you can check out what the display looks like HERE. Also this week, we have TWO Milani deals and a NYX deal (details below). And just a reminder: the CVS Beauty Clearance Sale is still going on. Check out the master list of everything that's been spotted so far.

Rite Aid shoppers: This week ALL Physicians Formula cosmetics are BOGOFREE (no restrictions, no limits). Also this week, all Nutra Nail treatments and Cutex nail polishes removers are BOGOFREE (you can mix and match between the two brands). Don't forget to check THIS LINK to some in-store and online beauty coupons that change weekly; try to check that link every time you view this post for new offers (some of these go quickly).

Walgreens shoppers: It's baaack! This week Sinful Colors nail polishes are on sale for $0.99 each. Time to haul all of those new collections I showed you HERE and HEREThe August Coupon Book (free in stores) is now available. Click HERE for a list of the coupons in this month's book. Don't forget that you can use those coupons on clearance items and also stack them with any manufacturer's coupons you may have, for even more savings.


The following sale info has been obtained from national circulars. I do my best to recap sales that are happening in ALL regions of the United States, but certain sales vary from region to region. Also, you may live in an area that does not run national sales. If you do not see these sales in your area, check with your local store manager for more details.  

  • Milani Eyeshine Eyeshadow Quads $9.49 each; buy 1 get $4 Extra Bucks (limit 1)
  • Spend $10 on any e.l.f. cosmetics get $3 Extra Bucks (limit 1, excludes clearance)
  • Spend $12 on any Revlon cosmetics or beauty tools get $3 Extra Bucks (limit 1, excludes clearance)
  • Spend $15 on any NYX cosmetics get $3 Extra Bucks (limit 1, excludes clearance)
  • Spend $15 on any L'Oreal eye or or nail cosmetics get $5 Extra Bucks (limit 1, excludes clearance)
  • Spend $15 on any Sally Hansen cosmetics or nail get $3 Extra Bucks (limit 1, excludes clearance)
  • Spend $15 on any CoverGirl cosmetics get $3 Extra Bucks (limit 1, excludes clearance)
  • Spend $15 on any Almay cosmetics get $3 Extra Bucks (limit 1, excludes clearance)
  • Buy any 2 Maybelline eye, foundation, powder, blush, concealer or lip cosmetics get $5 Extra Bucks (limit 1, excludes clearance)
  • BOGOFREE Nivea lip care
  • BOGO1/2OFF all Milani cosmetics (excludes Eyeshine Eyeshadow Quads)
  • BOGOFREE all Pond's facial care 
  • BOGOFREE all Summer's Eve products (excludes douches)
  • 25% off Palmer's hand, body lotion and stretch mark massage cream, Bio-Oil and select Amlactin and Mederma products
  • Spend $30 on any Vichy skincare get $10 Extra Bucks (limit 1, excludes clearance)
  • Spend $30 on any La Roche-Posay skincare get $10 Extra Bucks (limit 1, excludes clearance)

  • BOGOFREE all Physicians Formula cosmetics
  • BOGOFREE all Cutex nail polish removers and Nutra Nail treatments
  • L.A. Girl Color Pop Nail Enamel 2/$4
  • Nivea lip care 2/$4; buy 2 get 100 points (limit 2)
  • BOGO1/2OFF all JulieG, Jesse's Girl, Bonne Bell, Lip Smacker and Prestige cosmetics; buy 2 get 100 points (limit 2)
  • BOGO1/2OFF all Revlon cosmetics; spend $20 get 300 points (limit 2, excludes beauty tools)
  • BOGO1/2OFF all Almay eye cosmetics and makeup removers; buy 2 get 200 points (limit 2)
  • BOGO1/2OFF all Maybelline cosmetics
  • BOGO1/2OFF all L'Oreal cosmetics
  • BOGO1/2OFF all CoverGirl lip, eye and nail cosmetics
  • BOGOFREE Keri lotion and oil and Yardley bar soap, hand soap and body wash 
  • Revlon ColorSilk hair color 2/$6; buy 2 get 100 points (limit 2)

  • Sinful Colors nail polishes $0.99 each
  • Select Wet n Wild $0.99 items on sale for 3/$2 (click here to see which items are part of each sale)
  • Buy any 2 Burt's Bees products get 2000 points (excludes lip balm singles)
  • BOGO1/2OFF Rimmel cosmetics
  • BOGO1/2OFF CoverGirl eye, lip and nail cosmetics
  • BOGO1/2OFF Maybelline foundation, powder, blush, concealer, primer, lip and eye cosmetics
  • BOGO1/2OFF L'Oreal foundation, powder, blush, concealer, primer and lip cosmetics
  • BOGO1/2OFF Revlon foundation, powder, blush, concealer, primer, lip and eye cosmetics; buy 2 get 1000 points
  • BOGOFREE Dial, Tone or Right Guard body wash and Dial bar soap 8-pk
  • BOGOFREE select Right Guard or Dry Idea deodorants 
  • 20% off Olay skincare


Did I miss any hot beauty deals this week? If so, please leave a comment below and fill us in (and thanks in advance!)


  1. Want to get Sinful Polishes from the new collections, but only have the chalk collection

  2. Typically, all the Sinful Colors displays have disappeared from the Walgreen's around me. Just a small counter display of core line is out. Happens ever.singe.time.

  3. However I am going to be hitting up Rite Aid for some Physicians Formula!

  4. You know, I've been eyeballing my local CVS stores and there is barely anything marked for clearance. Either they didn't do much around these parts (metro Detroit) or they got picked clean in a hurry.
    I did finally spot my first e.l.f. display in a CVS, too. It was thrilling to see a new, clean display.

  5. There is also a scan your CVS card and get $3 off a $15 cosmetics purchase (down from the usual $5) I too have yet to see discounted stuff at CVS,

  6. I've only seen a couple of Revlon polishes on clearance AND they replaced the whole Milani display with elf. So sad!


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