Although I carry a Mulberry bag and love a glass or two of champagne, there’s nothing better than finding a bargain or getting a great deal. The little buzz and sense of satisfaction a fab buy can generate is second to none, which is why I’ve teamed up with discount beauty retailer Cosmetics Fairy to take part in a super thrifty challenge. They have an amazing array of cosmetics on offer from every brand imaginable, but they also offer a huge portfolio of products available for 99p or under. Including Bourjois, Maybelline, Essie, Revlon, NYC and Sally Hansen amongst others, you can grab an amazing bargain for as little as 25p. Pick up some nail polish, grab some lipgloss, stock up on false eyelashes, experiment with eyeshadow and much more… All for some incredible prices (and even with free delivery when you spend over £10.00) So with that in mind, Cosmetics Fairy challenged me to put together an impressive haul of products for only a tenner.
For just under ten quid I managed to get fourteen products, worth
probably around ten times the amount that they’re currently on offer
for. Included in my stash were some well known brands (including some
Bourjois lipgloss and lipstick, a Maybelline eyeshadow palette and Essie
nail polish) as well as some new discoveries – including this fab
eighteen colour eyeshadow pack from Colour Cosmetics and even a chunky
LED lipbalm from Justice. All in all, I was pretty impressed with how
much I managed to squeeze into my order for the cost of my Starbucks
lunch… It’s a great way to experiment, discover new things and grab a
Just in case you’re worried about the quality
of products from Cosmetics Fairy, or are wondering how they manage to
keep their prices so low, they’ve given me this statement: “Having been
in the beauty industry for many years we have a network of direct
suppliers cutting out the middle man. We purchase in bulk and this
enables us to offer our customers high discounted prices. The majority
of our customers purchase in wholesale quantities which allows us to
turn our stock around quickly and offer retail customers very low
prices. We specialise in supplying discontinued and hard to find beauty
makeup items. All products advertised on the Cosmetics Fairy website are
genuine, new and unused and we make every effort possible to advertise
products clearly, noting in the advert whether they are sealed, unsealed
So what are you waiting for? Why not challenge yourself to see how much swag you can nab for a tenner on CosmeticsFairy.co.uk.
This is a collaborative post on behalf of Cosmetics Fairy.