Memorial Day is the perfect time to get big discounts on everything from major appliances to mattresses. But when your idea of ”essentials” is all about finding the best makeup, skincare, and haircare deals, there’s no limit to the number of big sales you can find across the board. .
To help you get ready for summer, beauty retailers are dropping prices on brands customers love ahead of Memorial Day weekend. Whether you’re looking to try a lightweight moisturizer, experiment with a bold lip, or protect your color-treated hair from the harsh rays of the sun, these deals can help you revamp your look.
To help you stock up on your summer must-haves, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite finds to help you ditch your winter products and switch up your beauty routine this season.
Memorial Day Makeup Sales
Urban Decay Naked2 Basics Eyeshadow Palette
If you like to look natural in the warmer months, this cult classic palette is 17% off at Amazon. According to the brand, it includes six neutral matte eyeshadows that are blendable and long-lasting. The case is also compact, making it easy to toss in your purse or take along for on-the-go touch-ups.
KVD Beauty Lock-It Concealer Cream
From May 27-31, Sephora is offering up to 50% off beauty must-haves. Right now, you can grab this KVD Beauty Full Coverage Concealer for just $14. The 14 shades offer a creamy, matte finish and a formula that is both melting and hydrating thanks to a hydra-boost complex.
In addition to the massive sale, you can benefit from free shipping with the code FREE BOAT.
Estée Lauder Double Wear Stay-In-Place Makeup
Estée Lauder’s No. 1 foundation is on sale during SkinStore’s Memorial Day sale. Available in over 50 shades, this full coverage liquid foundation has a matte finish and is sweat and water resistant. The brand boasts that it can stay put for up to 24 hours.
Want more makeup must-haves? SkinStore is offering up to 50% off select products and an additional 10% off most items with code MD10.
MAC Cosmetics MAC Ruby’s Crew Love Me Liquid Lipstick
The warmer months sometimes call for a bold lip, and you can grab this MAC liquid lipstick in a stunning red shade for 35% off. It contains moisturizing ingredients such as shea butter and argan oil and, depending on the brand, can last up to 12 hours on the lips.
Smashbox Photo Finish Pore Minimizing Base
Smashbox is hosting its “Wet Hot Summer Sale” – and the more you buy, the more you save! One of the things you can throw in your shopping cart is the brand’s Pore Minimizing Primer. Wear it under your favorite foundation for a matte, oil-free finish.
Memorial Day Skin Care Sales
Coola Classic Liplux Organic Lip Balm
While you’re hitting the beach and lathering yourself up with sunscreen, don’t forget that your lips need protection too! This organic lip balm from Coola contains antioxidants and SPF 30 that can help keep your lips hydrated and protected. Redeem Code SUN to get 20% off during the Dermstore Summer Sale.
CeraVe AM Moisturizing Face Lotion SPF 30
This Amazon’s best-selling moisturizer is a dermatologist-recommended product for a reason. Not only does it provide broad-spectrum SPF 30 protection, but it also contains hyaluronic acid and niacinamide for maximum hydration and skin-soothing effects, according to the brand.
Paula’s Choice Clear Extra Strength Kit
If you struggle with breakouts as the seasons change, you can get this three-step Extra Strength Kit at 20% off to help fight stubborn acne. The set includes an exfoliating cleansing solution and a benzoyl peroxide treatment.
EltaMD Daily Starter Skin Care Kit
Upgrade your skincare routine with this starter kit, an $83 value. Featuring some of the brand’s most popular products, the set includes EltaMD Foaming Facial Cleanser, Lightweight Skin Recovery Moisturizer, and Sheer UV Sunscreen. If you want to save even more, use the code MD10 to benefit from an additional 10% reduction on the sale price.
Obagi Nu-Derm Toner
Just in time for Memorial Day weekend, Skincare Essentials is offering 15% off select skincare and up to 25% off select exfoliators (with code PREMDW). Right now, we’ve got our eyes on this hydrating face toner, which features a non-drying, pH-balancing formula. It also contains witch hazel and aloe, which can help target problem areas, slough off dead skin cells, and boost hydration.
Clinique All About Clean Liquid Facial Soap
You can currently find many of Clinique’s skincare products on sale at Sephora, including this gentle facial soap. According to the brand, it is suitable for all skin types and is both oil-free and fragrance-free.
Memorial Day Hair Care Sales
Grow Original Gorgeous Hair Density Serum
Until May 28, you can get up to 50% off hair care products at Ulta’s Gorgeous Hair Event. If you’re looking for something to boost the health and volume of your locks, this density serum promises to give you thicker, fuller hair in just four weeks. Simply add the formula directly to the scalp and gently massage in, then let the hair-loving ingredients do their magic.
Ouai Detox Shampoo
During its Friends & Family sale, Ouai is offering 20% off products sitewide (no code required). If you’re smart and want to breathe new life into your hair before the summer hits, you’ll add the brand’s best-selling detox shampoo to the cart ASAP. The clarifying treatment contains apple cider vinegar and keratin which can help remove buildup and keep your hair shiny.
Fekkai Technician Color Shampoo
If you’re planning on spending your summer in the sun or in the pool, you’ll want to protect your salon dye with an extended color shine shampoo. According to the brand, this sulfate-free shampoo extends the life of colored hair and is suitable for all shades, from blonde to black. Until May 31, Fekkai is offering buy two, get one free!
Kate Blanc Cosmetics Castor Oil
According to the brand, this castor oil is 100% certified organic and has versatile effects for stimulating hair growth on the scalp, eyelashes or eyebrows. A verified five-star reviewer said, “My eyelashes and eyebrows are longer, thicker and fuller. I would highly recommend this product to anyone looking for a natural and safe way to thicken and lengthen their eyelashes!”
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