You could save considerably on the next cosmetic buy you make. Improvements have been made to drugstore brands that give them the ability to compete with department store brands. However if what you prefer are the department store brands, you could still save on those as well.[youtube:GK5c9B0RkGo?version=3;[link:Giselle Cosmetics];http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GK5c9B0RkGo?version=3&feature=related]
Follow ads for store-wide sales and check for coupons in the weekly circulars in order to save money at department store makeup counter. Take a look inside the Sunday newspaper to find the circular. You can also be on the lookout for ads on television. And be certain that you register for the store mailing list and company website. You can obtain major discounts this way.
Take the same steps to get discounts at cosmetic specialty superstores. These locations offer specialty items in addition to those you will find in a local drugstore. Their stock of cosmetics is huge which allows them to offer great discounts. These include price cuts in the store and also discounts from coupons in the sales ad or on the website.
Drugstore brands are less expensive and can be found on sale often. Every week you will find that one drugstore brand or another is on a buy one get one special or being sold for a percentage off. Drugstores offer store rewards as well as store coupons. You can find manufacturer coupons to pair with these discounts and get your cosmetics for just a few cents each. Check your Sunday newspaper to take advantage of these.
Off brand items are available for just one dollar per item at dollar stores. The pigments can be a bit off sometimes but occasionally you will find something good. Go online for reviews of these products and you might see something you would like to try.
By investing a little time prior to shopping you have the opportunity to save a lot of money on your cosmetics. If your favorite item happens to be high end you can still save. So whatever you do, make sure you invest the time to save on the next cosmetic buy.