It's official: summer is ending and the first few nippy gusts of fall have already started to blow in. The only thing sadder than this abrupt change in season is the inevitable changes that also have to take place to your wardrobe, makeup, and skincare routine. Luckily, Ulta's 21 Days of Beauty is here to make the overhaul of your life a little bit easier. The event is a huge blowout sale of beauty products that will have you entering back-to-school season with a fresh dose of serious makeup game.
As part of Ulta's 21 Days of Beauty, the site is deeply discounting a whole slew of your favorite products, from haircare to skin care and everything in between, with a different deal each day to help put a little more spring in your step as you head into the fall season. Even cult favorites are getting the bargain basement treatment, meaning you're going to look more gorgeous than ever and still have some extra bucks to splurge on the new you.
If you want to indulge in this sale wisely, make sure to pick up products that are going to help ease you into the new season. If you need some help curating your shopping list, check out these 13 on-sale items below to help make this whole process a lot more glamourous.
1. Rusk Speed Freak 2000 Watt Ceramic and Tourmaline Dryer
Air drying is cute and all in the summer, but come winter when your hair turns into a straight-up sheet of ice that chips off your head, you're going to rue the day you decided not to invest in a really good hairdryer.
Rusk Speed Freak 2000 Watt Ceramic and Tourmaline Dryer, $79.95 (usually $119.95), ulta.com
2. BareMinerals Biolucent Mineral Brightening Treatment
Fall days can be dreary enough without your facing being as dull as the leaves filling up the sidewalk outside.
BareMinerals Biolucent Mineral Brightening Treatment, $38.50 (usually $55.00), ulta.com
3. Ulta 3-in-1 Beauty Smoothie in Creamy Cocolada
Just because summer's over doesn't mean you can't still smell like a tiki party.
Ulta 3-in-1 Beauty Smoothie in Creamy Cocolada, $16, but 2 get 1 free, ulta.com
4. Ulta Classic Sheer Fragrance Mist in Freshwater Mist
Close your eyes and pretend you're being sprayed by a fine ocean mist as you jet around on your motorboat.
Ulta Classic Sheer Fragrance Mist in Freshwater Mist, $4 on September 12th (usually $9.50), ulta.com
5. Tarte Maracuja Oil
This oil has an absolutely fanatical fan base, and now that it's half the price, it's the perfect time for you to become equally diehard.
Tarte Maracuja Oil, $25 (usually $25), ulta.com
6. The Body Shop Coconut Body Butter
This lotion is basically a tropical vacation in a bottle.
The Body Shop Coconut Body Butter, $16.80 (usually $21), ulta.com
7. H2O Plus Spa Sea Salt Body Wash
If you just keep slathering yourself in sea salt, summer can never come to an end!
H2O Plus Spa Sea Salt Body Wash, $14.40 (usually $18), ulta.com
8. Japonesque Color Velvet Touch Foundation
As that tan fades, you're going to have to invest in a lighter shade of foundation anyway, might as well make it a fancy one.
Japonesque Color Velvet Touch Foundation, $18 (usually $36), ulta.com
9. Stila Eye Shadow Compact in Kitten
Cling to those golden days of summer for just a little bit longer by putting a little glimmer all over your eyelids.
Stila Eye Shadow Compact in Kitten, $18 (free gift with purchase), ulta.com
10. Whish Coconut Milk Shave Cream With Hair Inhibitor
Not that anyone's going to see how hairy your legs have become for at least another six months.
Whish Coconut Milk Shave Cream With Hair Inhibitor, $19.20 (usually $24), ulta.com
11. Kardashian Sun Kissed Instant Sunless Lotion
You know what they say — fake it 'til you make it.
Kardashian Sun Kissed Instant Sunless Lotion, $16.99 (usually $19.99), ulta.com
13. Lorac Alter Ego Lipstick in Pin Up
The perfect deep red to give you hope that winter might be a little bit fashionable after all.
Lorac Alter Ego Lipstick in Pin Up, $8 (free gift with purchase), ulta.com
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