For those in the market for perfume, skincare, make-up and electricals, the Boots Black Friday event is not to be missed. Not only has the high-street stalwart slashed the prices on popular fragrances and beauty sets, it’s also offering great discounts on hair-styling tools, such as straighteners and curling wands.
We’ve also been keeping an eye on competitor retailers, for deals on beauty products from the likes of Cult Beauty and Lookfantastic. Plus, we’ve been sniffing out savings on tech, home appliances and fashion (we suggest heading over to the Coggles Black Friday sale, pronto) and more.
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As always, our team of shopping experts have done all the hard work, so you don’t have to, sifting through hundreds of deals to find you the best value for money.
Highlights we’ve spotted in the Boots sale so far include savings on Dyson’s hair tools, and there’s £30 off Marc Jacobs Daisy eau de toilette. Keep scrolling for all this and more.
Best Boots Black Friday deals for 2023
Dyson airwrap multi-styler and dryer with presentation case and complimentary comb, blue blush: Was £479.99, now £399.99, Boots.com
The hair hero that everyone wants in their bedrooms has been reduced by £80. When we reviewed the hair tool, it received high praise. Our tester noted that it’s “definitely better than the original”, praising the “improved attachments” for feeling “well thought out”. You can dry, curl, shape and hide flyaways, all with minimal heat damage, thanks to the brand’s enhanced coanda airflow, which creates your styles with air instead of extreme heat. This multi-styler and dryer is in the brand’s new colourway, a beautiful blue and blush, and comes complete with a carry case and complimentary comb.
Dyson corrale straightener: Was £399.99, now £299.99, Boots.com
Dyson’s hair tools are sought-after purchases (with premium price tags), so, we were pleased to spot a £100 discount on the corrale straightener at Boots right now. The cordless device has three heat settings, a heat-control sensor system and an automatic shut-off function. In our review of the Dyson corrale, our tester described the tool as a “truly innovative” buy, as “your hair can be heat-styled quickly and with less heat damage.”
Liz Earle cleanse and polish: Was £20, now £14, Boots.com
It’s always a good time to supercharge your skincare routine. This set contains the brand’s cult-favourite product: the cleanse and polish hot cloth cleanser. When used with the included cloth, it’ll gently remove your make-up and lightly exfoliate the skin. If you’re yet to try it, snap it up while it has 30 per cent off.
Fitbit sense 2, lunar white: Was £219.99, now £177, Boots.com
This smart device is more of a wellness watch than a fitness tracker like its predecessors. This model is designed to alert you to your stress levels and give you tools to decrease them, it includes sleep profiles, all-day body-response tracking, built-in GPS and useful third-party apps. In our review, our tester said they “enjoyed the lengthy battery life, and the stress-tracking features while occasionally aggressive-really did help us feel more mindful about how we were feeling.” The price certainly won’t stress you out, as Boots is offering 20 per cent of this and a wide range of other Fitbit products.
Clinique almost lipstick, black honey: Was £24, now £19.20, Boots.com
This unique lippy spent a lot of time out of stock this year due to it going viral online. Now, it’s not only is it in stock, but it’s also reduced by 20 per cent. Designed to merge with the unique natural tone of your lips no two black honeys look the same. Sheer, glossy, lightweight and uniquely yours.
Oral-B pro 3 3500 black electric toothbrush: Was £100, now £35, Boots.com
This toothbrush took the top spot in our review of the best electric toothbrushes and now you can get it for a stellar price. Costing just £35, down from £100, our tester said it “has everything you really need and none of the frills”. the toothbrush is compatible with the standard Oral-B brush heads, has a timer with 30-second pacing buzzes, three modes, a pressure sensor and a two-week battery life.
Revamp progloss wide ultra X shine ceramic hair straightener: Was £99, now £59.99, Boots.com
If you prefer wide-plate straighteners, then this Revamp progloss set could be for you. With a smooth saving of £40 this Black Friday, the discounted hair tool features straightening plates infused with shine-boosting keratin, coconut and argan oil. Tried, tested and approved in our round-up of the best straighteners, our tester said the straighteners are “effortless at creating super smooth styles, as well as carefree curls, thanks to the contoured edges.
Marc Jacobs daisy eau de toilette: Was £70, now £42, Boots.com
There’s £28 off this designer eau de toilette right now, which is a saving not to be sniffed at. The floral fragrance is presented in a signature Marc Jacobs daisy bottle, complete with petals and gold trim. Scent notes include wild berries, white violet, sandalwood and jasmine, with the blend offering a fresh and fruity twist. We reviewed the Marc Jacobs daisy drops fragrance capsules in this exact scent and our tester said: “We picked up on a sparkling floral fragrance with sweet, fresh and powdery elements.”
Yankee candle Christmas gift set: Was £60, now £27, Boots.com
Who doesn’t enjoy getting cosy and lighting a few candles at Christmas? Now with more than 50 per cent off at Boots, this festive set features two medium jar candles and six mini votive candles. Scents include Christmas cookie, red apple wreath, shimmering Christmas tree, sparkling winterberry, holiday cheer, magical bright lights, Christmas Eve, and cinnamon stick, helping to get your home ready for Yuletide celebrations.
Sanctuary Spa the ultimate self-care spa gift set: Was £54, now £26.50, Boots.com
Give the gift of self-care with this jam-packed bundle. The set includes eight products for all your bath, body and sleep needs. Three of Sanctuary Spa’s bestselling fragrances feature, including the brand’s signature scent: lily and rose. Now, with a discount of 50 per cent, you can enjoy a little R&R for less.
Philips Lumea IPL hair removal 8000 series with senseIQ technology: Was £509.99, now £279.99, Boots.com
It’s a well-known fact laser hair removal can be pretty pricey, but that at-home products can be the solution, especially when Boots is giving you £229 off. When our testers reviewed this product, they were “pleased with how our hair decreased in thickness and density after three treatments". Lumea now even has an app in which you can plan and track your treatments, to make sure you achieve those silky long-lasting results.
YSL black opium neon, eau de parfum: Was £105, now £52.50, Boots.com
This neon twist on YSL’s popular black opium fragrance is currently sliced in price by £50 at Boots. The dark coffee and dragon fruit blend is presented in the designer brand’s signature black sparkly bottle combined with eye-catching shades of bright pink. The bold perfume blend is ideal for gifting at Christmas or spritzing onto skin ahead of party season.
Mermade pro waver: Was £69.95, now £55.96, Boots.com
The mini version of this pretty-in-pink device made it into our round-up of the best hair wavers. Our reviewer said: “A firm favourite of Khloe Kardashian and Hailey Bieber, Mermade needs little introduction. The wide barrels left us with effortlessly rippled waves that, while defined, avoided looking overly crimped.” For Black Friday, you can now save 20 per cent on the beauty tool at Boots.
Drunk Elephant TLC babyfacial mask, 50ml: Was £72, now £57.60, Boots.com
Drunk Elephant has seen several of its products go viral on TikTok this year, and now you can grab the brand’s skincare for less, with 30 per cent off a huge selection of bestsellers at Boots. This at-home facial in a bottle promises to even out skin tone, brighten up dullness and tighten up fine lines. The company recommends following this with Drunk Elephant’s virgin marula luxury facial oil, which is included in this set. Your skin, and your wallet, will thank you.
Sensse professional LED light therapy face mask: Was £139.99, now £109.99, Boots.com
It might look like something out of a sci-fi movie but this face mask uses 90 LED lights and customisable programs to help improve your skin. Red LED means anti-aging, blue means purifying, yellow is for rejuvenation and purple is for repairing. In our article on the best light therapy face masks, our reviewer voted this one the best for multi-use, saying: “We started seeing results after just one use.”
No7 cordless illuminated mirror, gold: Was £54.95, now £20, Boots.com
The sale spotlight is shining on this reduced cordless illuminated mirror, which comes in gold and silver (was £54.95, now £20, Boots.com). An ideal addition to your dressing table or bathroom shelf, the light-up mirror can be used for applying your make-up or skincare. It comes complete with a USB charging point and offers 5x magnification for close-up precision.
Elvie pump single ultra-quiet, wearable electric breast pump: Was £269, now £201, Boots.com
As any parent knows, bringing up baby can be costly. However, if you’ve been searching for a top-rated breast pump, you can now save 25 per cent on this Elvie model, which was named the best buy in our round-up. In their review, our tester said: “This smart-looking pump’s slim proportions are evident from the outset and set the tone for a truly discreet nursing experience.” They added that the app-controlled pump was “comfortable and highly functional for pumping on the go”.
How long does Black Friday last in the UK?
Black Friday 2023 kicks off the day after Thanksgiving is celebrated in the US, where the event originally began.
Although this year’s shopping extravaganza took place on Friday 24 November, deals will run across the whole weekend and end on Cyber Monday, which falls on 27 November this year.
What were the best Boots Black Friday deals from last year?
In terms of tools and electricals, we spotted £20 off Shark’s style iQ hair dryer and styler HD120UK, a £20 saving on a Waterpik cordless plus water flosser (£37.50, Boots.com) and more than 50 per cent off BaByliss’s midnight luxe hair straighteners (£34.99, Boots.com).
Meanwhile, luxury skincare savings included £15 off the cult classic Clarins double serum (£91.80, Boots.com), and, on the fake tan front, you could nab a 30 per cent discount on Tan-Luxe’s the face lluminating self-tanning drops (£25.20, Boots.com).
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