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Looking for more holiday deals? Visit our Guide to Cyber Week to see all the best sales to shop during Cyber Monday.

The event we’ve all been waiting for — Sephora’s Cyber Week — has kicked off, and already products are selling out fast (and we mean fast). To help speed along your shopping, we’ve picked out some of the top-rated products from the sale, including T3 hair tools, great StriVectin skin care deals and some cosmetic palettes that are sure to get you in the holiday spirit.

Skin care

First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Cream Intense Hydration ($15, originally $44;

First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Cream Intense Hydration

Our pick for the best moisturizer for dry skin, you can now get this cult-favorite moisturizer for more than 50% off.

Peter Thomas Roth Water Drench Hyaluronic Acid Moisturizer ($26, originally $52;

Peter Thomas Roth Water Drench Hyaluronic Acid Moisturizer

Our pick for the best moisturizer for acne-prone skin, this formula from Peter Thomas Roth sinks into the skin and is light enough to not cause breakouts.

Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare Peel + Protect ($18, originally $25;

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This extra-strength peel is armed with AHA/glycolic acid to even out skin texture and get rid of dullness to let that skin shine. In this kit you get the extra-strength daily peel, plus the brand’s lightweight SPF 30 to keep it safe from UV between treatments

StriVectin Daily Reveal Exfoliating Face Pads With AHA + BHA + PHA + TXA ($33.50, originally $45;

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Flaky winter skin, begone! This formula is packed with good stuff to slough away dead skin and deliver anti-aging benefits.

StriVectin Re-Quench Water Cream Hyaluronic + Electrolyte Face Moisturizer ($44, originally $59;

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For those with dry skin during the cold months, this moisturizer delivers a dose of hydration, thanks to powerful humectants and a bit of glow courtesy of hyaluronic acid.

Gift sets

Josie Maran Beauty and Joy Essentials To-Go Travel Kit ($35, originally​​ $52;

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This travel-ready lineup is a great intro to some of the best of Maran’s highly regarded line: It comes ready with an exfoliating cleanser, moisturizer, vitamin C serum and face oil to nourish skin in harsh winter months.

Sephora Favorites Give Me Some Lip Balm Set ($21, originally $30;

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It’s officially chapped lips season, and this lip balm set, packed with five moisturizing bestsellers, is how you can get prepared.

Virtue Mini Healthy Hair To-Go Set for Volume ($20, originally $25;

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reat for hair types from straight to coily, this hangable-on-a-tree gift set is great for those with hair dried out from winter winds and wool hats. It contains a mini Full Shampoo and a one-use restorative treatment mask to add moisture, fight frizz and repair your hair after using hot tools.

BareMinerals Original Mineral Veil Loose & Pressed Powder Duo ($24, originally $32;

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Made for a range of skin tones, this vegan BareMinerals duo is a great finishing tool for holiday looks. The talc-free Mineral Veil setting powder absorbs oil and reduces the appearance of pores for a soft-focus finish, while the original version is made to extend makeup wear and smooth texture.

Sephora Collection Holiday Vibes #Lipstories Set ($10, originally $20;

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This set of four full-size lipsticks works out to just $2.50 each, and it has shades for the full range of holiday occasions, including mauve, berry red, a rosy shimmer and a vibrant berry.


Urban Decay Naked3 Eyeshadow Palette ($27, originally $54;

Urban Decay Naked3 Eyeshadow Palette

If you’re looking for a do-it-all eyeshadow palette, this one from Urban Decay is a real cult-favorite. With shades that range from light pink and brown to deep chocolate, it’s the perfect set for the holidays.

Huda Beauty Mercury Retrograde Eyeshadow Palette ($33.50, originally $67;

Huda Beauty Mercury Retrograde Eyeshadow Palette

For a bit more sparkle this season, check out this multicolored set from Huda Beauty, With shades like bright aqua, pink and glitters in basically every shade you can imagine, your statement eye is just a few clicks away.

Artist Couture Diamond Lights Finisher ($16, originally $25;

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’Tis the season for holiday parties — with the glitteriest one of them all coming up Dec. 31 — and this top-rated finishing powder is the grown-up version of that shimmer powder you put on as a teen. In its fully adult form, it’s the perfect thing to take your 9-to-5 look straight to after-hours parties or club nights. You can use the purple-blue loose powder as a highlighter, on top of your eye shadow or on top of lipstick for an all-night look.

Jouer Cosmetics Champagne & Macarons Face Palette ($20, originally $34;

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This palette adds a luxe-looking holiday sparkle in two different colorways: one, a range of rosy and peach shades; the other, more about juicy berries. It includes a highlighter, matte bronzer and both matte and shimmer blushes.

Bobbi Brown Luxe Metal Rose Eye Shadow Palette ($31, originally $62;

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In cool desert-rose shades perfect for both everyday and evening looks, this almost 5-star-rated palette comes in an elegant gold, mirrored case that makes it perfect for giving as a gift too.

Marc Jacobs Beauty O!Mega Glaze All-Over Foil Luminizer ($25, originally $49;

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Glam up your look for the festive season with this reflective highlighter from Marc Jacobs in a rich vanilla-sugar shade and a foiled finish.

Hair products

Shu Uemura Essence Absolue Day and Night Hair Oil Set ($62, originally $69;

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This frizz-fighting duo includes the brand’s nourishing protective oil and an overnight serum that helps moisturize dry strands and impart some healthy shine.

T3 Fit Hair Dryer ($112.49, originally $149.99;

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Thirty percent smaller than a standard hair dryer but as powerful as a standard one, this lightweight dryer is great if your storage space is limited and you need a do-it-all unit. Three heat settings get the job done fast.


Ellis Brooklyn Fable Eau de Parfum ($70, originally $100;

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Orange and honeysuckle blossom with Fable, grounded by cedarwood and amber for a warm, well-rounded scent. Like all Ellis Brooklyn fragrances, this one is vegan and PETA-certified cruelty-free.

Nest New York Dahlia & Vines Eau de Parfum Rollerball ($14, originally $28;

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With notes of peony, green, rose, daffodil and lychee, this bouquet of fragrance hints at spring days to come. The rollerball is perfect for on-the-go top-ups.