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    30 Things To Splurge On At Sephora's Holiday Hooray Event

    The best time to try something that costs $$$? When you can get it at a discount.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI β€” prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    Stop what's your doing, cause Sephora's Holiday Hooray is finally here! *throws paycheck at internet*

    Are you a Sephora Rouge member? If so you can score $25 off any purchases of $75 or more! Do you know what that means? SHOPPING SPREE.

    Here are the deets:

    All Rouge members will get an automatic $25 off any purchase of $75 or more when shopping Sephora online or in stores between Thursday, November 29, and Wednesday, December 12. If you're shopping online, all you have to do is use the code "2018Hooray" at checkout, and you'll get free shipping of course!

    For all you VIBs and Insiders:
    –VIB: $20 off any purchase of $75 or more from Friday, 11/30 to Wednesday, 12/12

    –Insiders: $15 off any purchase of $75 or more from Friday, 11/30 to Tuesday, 12/11

    🚨If you're not a Beauty Insider yet you can sign up now for all these amazing deals! All you need to do is enter your email address! 🚨

    Here are some of our favorite splurge-worthy products you may want to add to your cart:

    (FYI, prices are listed as regular prices.)

    1. Tarte Skin Twinkle Lighting Volume II Palette will add just the right amount of highlight and definition without being too overwhelming β€” aka, your cheekbones will the physical embodiment of the ✨ emoji.

    Promising review: "I've worn this in a thin layer for the day and put on an extra couple layers plus expanded the area for going out. Got so many compliments on this, plus it smells sooo good!" β€”annewg

    Price: $42

    2. Living Proof T.B.D. Multi-Tasking Styler is a hair cream you can use on damp OR dry hair to smooth, blowout, and create definition β€” thanks to a little ingredient called ~Healthy Hair Molecule~ that increases spreadability on all hair conditions.

    Promising review: "This product actually worked for my hair. I use it before blow drying, along with Blowout. It helped cut down the blow drying time and it also seemed to help with my curls lasting longer." β€”chooseb

    Price: $15+ (available in two sizes)

    3. Benefit Cosmetics Watt’s Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter imparts a delicious champagne glow that'll have people saying, "Watt are you wearing?! It's blinding!"

    Promising review: "This is such a great product you can use anywhere on your face. I put it on my brow bone and my cheek bones. It highlights your face and blends nicely. Your face will glow!" β€”love4makeup1

    Price: $30

    4. Commodity Best of Book contains a library of one of their bestselling scents with key notes of sandalwood, bergamot, and cypress β€” take your pick from a fragrance, candle, or body lotion, and let yourself be whisked away into one of your favorite stories.

    This set includes:

    –Book Candle

    –Book Travel Spray

    –Book Body Lotion

    Promising review (for the Book fragrance): "This smells exactly like my late grandparents' home and garden in the Pacific Northwest. Dusty herbs, wood, and soft spice. I almost started crying from the nostalgia. It's a really unique gentle woodsy scent." β€”notabumblebee

    Price: $35

    5. Huda Beauty The New Nude Eyeshadow Palette invites you to change up your perspective of nude or what are typically thought of as "neutral" colors for something a little more exciting. How so? The variety of textures! There are four reflective shades with shimmering pearl flecks for a gorgeous, duo-chromatic finish and two glitter formulas infused with innovative silicones for advanced adherence, pigment dispersion, and luminosity β€” basically, you can whip up complex party looks without having to try hard at all.

    Promising review: "I'm sure like most avid Sephora shoppers, I own way too many palettes. Though I've recently been playing with matte products more, I've always been a shimmer/glitter girl. I had no intentions of buying this palette β€” I'm fair-skinned, and these cold Michigan winters ensure that my skin is usually either pink or red as soon as I walk outside. I usually avoid all pink- and red -toned eyeshadows just because of this. But after stopping by Sephora and swatching the shimmers in the store, I knew I had to have them. I've been using this palette everyday. The quality is superb, it blends like a dream, and the colors are absolutely beautiful. It's made me want to wear eyeshadow everyday. I've been experimenting with the colors and have found a new love for tones I would have never otherwise considered. A+, Huda. Please make more of these shimmer shades!" β€”kittykeeton

    Get it from Sephora for $65.

    6. Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer has been hyped for quite a while β€” fans of it say it magically dries away the static/frizz, dullness, and coarseness in record time. It's also incredibly lightweight, but still delivers high power.

    Promising review: "This blowdryer is stupid expensive. There, I said it. HOWEVER, I've never used anything like it. My hair is always thicker, straighter, and shinier than I've ever seen it!" β€”detroiterinnyc

    Price: $399

    This is our pick for best high-end hair dryer on BuzzFeed Reviews!

    7. Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion sets such a perfectly smooth, flat, sturdy canvas for the art you want on your eyelids.,

    Promising review: "This primer made my eyeshadow stay all day! My eyelids get super oily and my eyeshadow usually creases, but they stayed matte and on my eyes the whole day! even after my dance class, my eyeshadow was perfect. Two thumbs up!" β€”kaylababy

    Price: $13+ (available in two sizes)

    8. Anastasia Beverly Hills Sultry Eyeshadow Palette has 14 high-pay-off mattes and metallics every makeup lover needs to perfect their smoky eye β€” aka, a look that will WOW everyone in sight, including yourself whenever you steal a glance in the mirror. πŸ˜‰


    Promising review: "This palette is gorgeous! Finally more cool-toned, neutral colors. For those saying this is just like Soft Glam, I beg to differ. The quality, yes, but the undertones are totally different. Soft Glam is very warm-toned, while this palette is smokey and much more suited for winter. I have both palettes and get totally different looks from them. The mattes blend flawlessly and the shimmers are some of the best in any Anastasia palette. I usually don't care about packaging, but come on β€” that glitter top is to die for!" β€”BarbaraFM

    Price: $45

    9. Amika Blowout Babe Interchangeable Thermal Brush uses far-infrared heat to give you the voluminous, frizz-free style of your dreams β€” all while preserving your strands' essential moisture. With three different barrel sizes, you get to decide whether you want polished curls, undone waves, or whatever else in between.

    Instagram: @

    Promising review: "Love this tool. It's basically like a curling iron with a brush so you can have a pro looking blowout without the normal hassle of switching the between hot and cold as you hold the ends of the hair curled in the round brush. I've gotten nonstop compliments on my hair since I got this." β€”lcba48

    Price: $150

    10. Tarte Tight & Bright Clay Multi-Mask is a two-in-one dream for all skin types β€” the set includes a detoxifying clay mask that's perfect for your sebum-heavy T-zone and a hydrating mask that also firms, so you can pick which works best for different areas of your face!

    Promising review: "This mask duo is perfect for all skin types, even sensitive and dry! I put the purple mask in my T-zone and the gold mask on my cheeks, but you can also put them all over your face. This is such a great idea. My new holy grail mask!" β€”sydneygkinard

    Price: $40

    11. Tatcha The Water Cream has a cruelty-free, oil-free formula and is packed with Japanese wild rose and leopard lily to help reduce pore size and oil production.

    Another super cool fact is that Tatcha is partnered with the Room to Read foundation helping to empower women's futures so every purchase you make supports girls education on a global scale. Read a BuzzFeeder's full review of the Water Cream (#11) to learn more!

    Promising review: "My skin is the best it has ever been. Seriously. This moisturizer has an interesting texture because it is lighter than most moisturizers I have used. I know this sounds weird, but it feels like I am putting water on my face. I don't know how this works, but it must be sorcery, because it absorbs really quickly and lasts for a long time. The texture is basically magic, and I mean that in the best way possible." β€”dmarsh1

    Price: $68

    12. Fenty Beauty Killawatt Freestyle Highlighters make your face glow all freakin' day and night long with weightless, cream-to-powder hybrid formulas spiked with superfine shimmer.

    Promising review: "Our girl Riri really thought about us when she created this highlighter. I've heard a lot about Trophy wife but this champagne color is to die for!! The product applies smoothly on the face and it's highly pigmented so a little goes a long way. " β€”deniseplease

    Check out why two BuzzFeeders (me included) think these highlighters are absolutely to die for! #ThanksRiRi

    Price: $34 (available in six shades).

    13. Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment Sunscreen provides moisture and SPF 15 with a teensy touch of sugary color to brighten your lips while they hydrate.

    Promising review: "Don't waste your money on cheap chapsticks anymore! This sugar treatment restores lips back to normal in no time at all. It's worth every penny!" β€”702kris10

    Price: $24 (available in 14 shades)

    14. Glow Recipe Watermelon Glow Sleeping Mask is formulated with watermelon extract, peony root, and hyaluronic acid to soothe irritated skin and help visibly hydrate and plump skin overnight, while AHAs gently exfoliate and tackle uneven skin texture and excess oil.

    Promising review: "This product works amazing on my skin. I use to wake up feeling super oily and like my face needed a deep clean even though it was washed the night before. Now I wake up feeling better and then my skin feels super refreshed and smooth once I wash it off." β€”DanehLove

    Price: $45

    For a richer formulation that works super well for dry skin, check out their new Avocado Melt Sleeping Mask!

    15. Dr. Jart Shake & Shot Rubber Soothing Mask has a DIY formula pack inside that you shake into being. With this wild packaging though β€” we're already shook!

    Promising review: "Mixing the mask together was quick and easy as was applying the product onto my face. My skin is so soft and smooth now! It definitely helped soothe all the redness I had on my skin especially on my cheeks. I left it on for a full twenty minutes and it peeled off easily!" β€”kmelo24

    Price: $12 each (available in four varieties) or $36 for a full set of four

    16. Fenty Beauty Soft Matte Longwear Foundation is hailed for its cruelty-free, shade-void-filling selection with 40 different shades to match from β€” because no beauty gets left behind when it comes to amazing base coverage.

    Promising review: "It photographs beautifully and doesn't budge once it sets. My favorite part about this foundation is that it doesn't make me look ashy or casket ready. My face is significantly darker than my neck and chest and usually when I try to get a foundation that matched my neck I look ghostly!" β€”KungFuKeya

    Price: $34 (available in 40 shades)

    17. Chanel Coco Mademoiselle Eau de Parfum indulges your pulse points in one of the most iconic scents known to the world, sprinkled with notes of fresh orange, jasmine, rose, and vetiver β€” and of course, it's packaged in an equally luxurious bottle.

    Promising review: "This is the most amazing smelling perfume I have ever had. It is chic, sexy, and yet it's not overwhelming or way too strong. it lasts all day and my boyfriend loves it on me." β€”OrganicBeauty85

    Price: $75+ (available in three sizes)

    18. Urban Decay All Nighter Makeup Setting Spray should be a staple in any beauty lover's arsenal, since, as you probably know, it has the magical ability to make your stick stay all throughout a busy day of meetings and a night full of dancing. Ready, set, spray!

    Promising review: "This stuff is magic. My oily skin and eyelids are a recipe for melty makeup within 8-10 hours, and just a couple of spritzes of this keeps melty face at bay. For about a minute or so it feels wet on your face; just don't mess with your face for that time and then you're good to go. Thanks again, UD!" β€”jroads

    Price: $15+ (available in two sizes and regular/cherry scents)

    19. Stila Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow has become a cult favorite due to its ease of application and the blinding color payoff β€” who needs an entire palette when one of these gets the whole job done?

    Instagram: @

    Promising review: "Honestly this product is so amazing! It's an instant eye look that's beautiful for day or night wear. It's so easy to apply and makes doing makeup quick! For work I'll put one of these all over my eye with some mascara. At night I'll just add some dark in the crease and some eyeliner. I highly recommend this product!" β€”AmandaAmore

    Price: $24 (available in 15 glittery and metallic shades)

    20. Ouai Rose Hair & Body Oil adds moisture back into your hair and skin. When you tell people what your luxurious secret is they'll say, "No Ouai!"

    Promising review: "I try every new product under the sun to help tame my unruly hair. With OUAI I could immediately feel my hair becoming smooth as I used it because of the richness of the product. After just one use, my dry, kinky, wavy hair became shiny, healthy, and fully of body β€” even the nastiest grays that pop up relaxed. My hair actually feels so soft too. And, the bonus is the more than lovely fragrance of fresh flowers that feels like I’m walking through a garden. I love, love, love OUAI. I’d be extremely surprised if you didn’t too." β€”Sclancy

    Price: $16+ (available in three sizes)

    21. Jo Malone Red Roses Scent Surround Diffuser transforms your home into a fresh rose garden with its long-lasting, enveloping nature β€” it's like a bouquet of flowers, but way better.

    Instagram: @

    Promising review: "I will never get sick of this scent. It's not over powering and it doesn't smell fake. It smells like real roses in your living room/bathroom/where ever you want to put in your house. It's beautiful. I just wish they lasted longer. But I still love it and will continue to purchase it." β€”EsDas

    Price: $95

    22. Drunk Elephant C-Tango Multivitamin Eye Cream packs five forms of Vitamin C into one scrumptious formula for AM and PM usage β€” hello, firmer, stronger, and hopefully less-tired-looking skin!

    Promising review: "I've been using this for only a week so far and color me impressed. This eye cream does feel DIFFERENT than most. It feels richer, creamier, and you can definitely visibly see brightening and firming. Worth the dolla dolla bills." β€”KelseyObrienSF

    Price: $64

    23. Natasha Denona Tropic Eyeshadow Palette includes 15 stunning cream-powder shades sure to take your usual eye makeup routine from everyday to Crazy Rich Asians bachelor cruise party level.

    Promising review: "It’s beautiful, perfect for spring and summer, and different than most of the standard mass produced palettes that release. The shades are wearable and perfect for the warm weather look. Love this!" β€”EllieChandellie

    Price: $129

    24. Eve Lom Rescue Mask decongests skin and pores for a deep clean you can't achieve by cleansing alone β€” kaolin clay absorbs and controls excess oil, camphor cools and lifts debris, ground almonds gently exfoliate, and honey conditions. Plus, it can also be used as a spot treatment!

    Promising review: "This is so far the best cleansing mask I've used. (I've tried several of the most popular cleansing masks in the market.) I have combination skin. This mask cleanses out most of the whiteheads and blackheads on my nose without drying out my skin β€” and guess what β€” it helps to relief cold symptoms as well. It contains camphor, which reduces coughing and makes you breath better. It's a great product. It does what it says, and comes with an extra function." β€”Ina1984

    Price: $85

    25. Benefit Cosmetics The Porefessional Pearl Primer minimizes your pores while creating a subtle ~glow from within~ base that'll compliment and amplify your makeup!

    Promising review: "It covers up my pores just like the original Porefessional but it leaves my skin with a glow from within! I absolutely love it and has been my go-to since I purchased it." β€”nadia1319

    Price: $31 (sale price: $26.35+)

    26. Laura Mercier Translucent Loose Setting Powder is THE holy grail when it comes to making sure your foundation stays perfectly even and matte all day long β€” without looking like you dunked your face in powder!

    Promising review: "Huge fan of this product. I apply under my eyes and over concealer using a damp beauty blender and then a small amount all over using a powder brush. I used to get shiny halfway through the day but when I combine this product with setting spray, I stay matte!" β€”hannahh1

    Price: $23+ (available in two shades and two sizes)

    27. Hourglass Veil Mineral Primer creates an oil-free silky pillow for your makeup to rest upon. Plus with SPF 15 in its formula you'll be extra primed for long days in the sun!

    Promising review: "Feels like pearls on your skin. The product is so nice I almost don't care if it works, but it does. It controls shine but doesn't dry out your skin. It did not irritate my skin or cause any breakouts. Feels very light and luxurious. Your makeup will go on so nicely you will love it. " β€”elliebenadi

    Price: $54+ (available in two sizes)

    28. Kat Von D "I Am Divine" Palette is packed with so much vibrance in the shade choices, it makes all other shadows feel like such a drag!

    Promising review: "The pigmentation is absolutely divine! The colors are bold, and absolutely stunning. This collaboration is a match made in heaven, and I am so glad it was released early. If you love bold and colorful eye looks, this is a must have!" β€”HollywoodRose

    Price: $23

    29. Clarisonic Mia Smart 3-in-1 Connected Sonic Beauty Device removes all the gunk your pores have collected throughout the day β€” give your hands a rest, let this three-mode, app-enabled, and timer-connected brush do all the work!

    Promising review: "I traded in my Mia 2 and upgraded to this beauty. The personalization on this device is everything the Foreo Fofo wanted to be but couldn’t. I love that it tracks usage, and you can customize your cleansing routine. I love the sleek design. It’s much easier to grip than the previous models. I have been a Clarisonic user for a few years and this device is everything I hoped it would be. My skin loves it and I love the clean feel I have after I use it. No other device can compare. If you care about your skin, you will buy this gem!" β€”mommyritzbitz

    Price: $199 (available in three colors)

    30. Amorepacific Vintage Single Extract Essence rejuvenates dull-looking skin with an ultra-calming, clarifying formula full of green tea cultivated, fermented (for 50 days!), aged (for another 50 days!), and extracted (for 24 hours) from gardens actually owned and operated by Amorepacific on Jeju Island β€” yeah, let that sink in.

    Promising review: "What kind of sorcery does this product employ? After only two nights of use the hormonal, cystic acne around my chin line dried up, the hyperactive sebum on my nose calmed down, and my skin tone brightened up." β€”kagero

    If you're so inclined, read more on why essence is so important and why this particular bottle is one of the best on the market!

    Price: $145

    You, after buying everything on your wishlist during this event:


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    The reviews used in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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