You’ve gifted everyone on your list, binge-watched the new Emily in Paris, and have one last thing to do before the ball drops: shop the best after-Christmas sales of 2021. You may think the deals were done on Cyber Monday, but heavy-hitters like Nordstrom, Amazon, and Net-a-Porter are coming through with a final round of markdowns—which is great news if you’re looking to finally score that elusive wishlist piece, or put a gift card you received to good use.
With so many retailers across fashion, beauty, and home (new vacuum, anyone?) slashing prices on this December day—also known as Boxing Day across the pond— we rounded up all of the best and last deals of 2021 worth shopping. After finding the perfect gifts for virtually everyone else, this curated list of post-holiday sales will help you put yourself first. Cheers to a brighter 2022.
Best After-Christmas Beauty Sales of 2021
We know what you came for: Nordstrom’s beauty deals, which include everything from must-have makeup sets to skin-care minis that are perfect for dipping your toes into a new routine without having to commit to a full overhaul.
Bobbi Brown Holiday Highlights Deluxe Set
Tula Skincare Glow With Confidence Set
No surprise here but Sephora has some of the best Boxing Day sales of 2021. From now through January 1, the beauty-opolis is offering an extra 20% off already-discounted items with the code YEARENDSALE—and we spotted a few great value sets from Laneige and Dr. Jart in the mix. Go go go. (Psst: Add the code FREESHIP to score free delivery on your order.)
Laneige Brighter Days Skincare Set
Dr. Jart Bestseller Kit
First time shopping at SkinStore? Great. The under-the-radar beauty retailer is offering new customers 20% off a number of brands with the code NEWBIE, including a free goodie bag (worth $124!) with purchases over $150. The sale includes brands like NuFace, SkinCeuticals, and Sunday Riley, so giddy up.
SkinCeuticals Brighten and Soothe Serum Kit
Sunday Riley The Big Glow Deluxe Good Genes Kit
$159.00, Sunday Riley
You have until January 3 to score derm-approved beauty at a fraction of the price, so head to Dermstore for up to 30% off brands like Slip, Ilia, and Paula’s Choice. Use the code EXTRA10 at checkout to score an extra 10% off sale items.
Ilia The Small Wonders Set
Paula’s Choice BHA for Face and Body Kit
Dyson isn’t exactly slashing prices on its coveted hair tools, b
ut the brand is offering three free gifts (think paddle brushes, combs, carrying cases) with your purchase. Not sure which to get? Read our reviews of the Supersonic Hair Dryer and the Corrale before heading to checkout.
Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer
Dyson Corrale Straightener
The brand that brought you the Creamy Avocado Eye Treatment is having a major after-Christmas sale: Take 25% off everything (or 30% off when you spend over $150), including adorable sets you can gift in the new year.
Discover some of the buzziest, most innovative beauty brands on the market with Shen Beauty’s after-Christmas deals. Brooklyn’s OG clean beauty boutique is having its biggest sale of the year, with 25% off select items with code 25OFF from December 26 through December 30.
When we tried Merit back in April, we were instantly hooked on the brand’s pared-back ethos and easy-to-use formulas. Now’s your chance to try the minimalist brand yourself with every single beauty set (yes, really) marked down. Did we mention the brand’s beloved makeup bag—in a limited-edition holiday style—comes free with every purchase?
Merit Five Minute Morning Set
Merit The Essentials Set
Best After-Christmas Fashion Sales of 2021
Nordstrom’s end-of-year sale also includes thousands of winter essentials and New Year’s Eve pieces up to 60% off (that includes clothing, shoes, and accessories). The deals run while supplies last—but if history is any indication, the best stuff will sell out fast, so shop ASAP.
Zella Restore Soft Pocket Leggings
Ugg Fluff Yeah Genuine Shearling Slingback Sandal
The stalwarts of buttery soft leggings just blessed us with a fully-stocked “We Made Too Much” section, meaning now’s your chance to score very good discounts on sports bras, leggings, and other workout-slash-nap-friendly pieces while supplies last.
Lululemon Wunder Under High-Rise Tight 28″ Full-On Luxtreme
Lululemon Wunder Train High-Rise Tight 25″
Whether you’re looking for jewelry brands you saw on TikTok or a budget-friendly pair of high-waist leggings, chances are you’ll find it discounted at Amazon right now. Check out the deals below for a sneak peek of what’s good.