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So Happy Thanksgiving!!

The biggest food day of the year is the prequel to the biggest shopping day of the year, Black Friday.  Of course, retailers have also created Cyber Monday as the biggest online shopping day.  Needless to say, there will be plenty deals to take advantage of! I am going to use this time to shop for others myself! 😛

Here is what  I have so far and I will add as I get more info:


  • INGLOT Cosmetics: Available only at U.S. boutiques, Friday 25 Nov only.  From 8am – 1pm.  Receive a free lash application, makeover or up to 30% your entire purchase.
  • Jouer Cosmetics: 20% off all products sitewide. Code: givethanks11. From Friday Nov 25 to Sunday Nov 27.
  • Laura Mercier: Free standard shipping, thru Monday Nov 28th. Plus, deluxe samples available.
  • Make Up Designory (MUD): Black Friday Event. Enjoy 25% off your entire purchase of $25 or more.  Code: blackfriday2011. Online only. Ends Sun Nov 27 at midnight.
  • Too Faced Cosmetics: Free Shipping. Code: BLACK11. From Wed Nov 23 to Mon Nov 28th.
  • Eve Pearl: Enjoy up to 55% your purchase.  Online only. Code: BPTG2011.  40% and 55% off. Worldwide shipping.  All sales final.  From Thu Nov 24th, 11 am EST (NYC time) to Mon Nov 28th, 11 pm EST (NYC Time).
  • YSL Beauty: Enjoy 20% off + Free Shipping on all orders. Code: CYBER.  Ends: Sat Nov 26th.
  • Urban Decay: $20 off of the Book Of Shadows Vol. IV.  First 1000 customers. Just $44.  Code: BLACKFRIDAY11. Fri Nov 25 only.
  • Korres: Friends & Family Sale.  Enjoy 20% off entire purchase. Code: FF2011.  From Tue Nov 22 to Sun Nov 27 2011. Also enjoy Free Shipping with purchases over $50. Code: SHIP50.
  • Illamasqua: Free UK and International shipping. Code for free UK standard shipping: FREEUK11.  Code for free international shipping for orders over £50: INTERNATIONAL50.  Ends midnight GMT, Fri Nov 25.
  • ZPalette: 20% off palettes.  From Nov 24th to Nov 27.


  • Oyin Handmade: Take 20% off of all orders.  From midnight Fri Nov 25 to midnight Mon Nov 29.  Discount already applied online.  Free U.S. shipping for orders over $60. Code: thankyou2011.
  • Karen’s Body Beautiful: Enjoy 30% off of all purchases over $25. Code: BLACKFRIDAY. From Friday Nov. 25 – Monday Nov 28 only.
  • Jane Carter Solution: BOGO sale.  Black Friday only (Nov 25th)
  1.      Buy 16oz Curl Defining Cream, get Revitalizing Leave-In Conditioner FREE  (enter coupon code: CDCRLC)
  2.      Buy Nourish & Shine, get Natural Hold Spray Gel   FREE (enter coupon code: NSNHSG)
  3.      Buy Twist & Lock, get Natural Hold Locking Spray  FREE(enter coupon code: TLNHLS)
  4.      Buy Hair Nourishing Cream, get Revitalizing Leave-In Conditioner  FREE (enter coupon code: HNCRLC)
  • Miss Jessie’s: BOGO (Buy One Get One Free).  Available at missjessies.com and Miss Jessie’s retailers.  From Fri Nov 25th to Dec 31, 2011.
  • Hairveda: Enjoy 30% – 50% off. Online only.
  • Ododo Originals: Save 15% off. Code: PREVIEW2011.  From Fri Nov 25 to Mon Nov 28th.
  • Bee Mine Products:  Various deals.  Up to 30% off.  See beemineproducts.com for details.
  • Shea Moisture: 3 for $20 sale at Bryant Park Pop Up.  41st and 6th Ave.  Ends Sun Nov 27th.
  • Anita Grant: Enjoy 20% off everything in stock + Free Shipping Worldwide. Code: Cheers. From Nov 25 to Nov 30th, 2011.
Whew! 🙂 Ah tired ahready!

An island girl living in the Big Apple. She hails from the twin island Republic of Trinidad & Tobago but currently reside in the beauty/fashion capital of the world, New York City (Harlem to be exact!). She is passionate - well, obsessed - about beauty and in addition to blogging, she is also a corporate beauty professional and a budding web designer/developer. She loves combining her in-depth, practical knowledge with her chemist/scientific training to make your cosmetic choices fun and easy. She likes to take the guesswork out of beauty, separate the hype from what really works, to help you bring out the most beautiful you! She loves colour, and makeup, and she has been natural for years! She also loves great food, culture, sports and laid back vibes! Check out some more about me here and if you like this post, sign up to my newsletter to get updates on what I am craving right now.