do you ever stand in front of a beauty counter and wonder which product to try? when your eyes scan the shelves, it looks as if there are two gazillion bottles lined up side-by-side. which one to choose? which one is better? what’s so special about this product? is one brand better than another? or are they all the same… confusing, i know. been there. done that. and now that many of us are strictly shopping online these days, picking out new skincare or makeup products can be overwhelming to say the least. and if i order online what about shipping? is it free? and better yet, do they offer free returns? don’t worry. i’ve got you covered today: here’s how you shop for skincare online.
well, hopefully, i can help with skincare selections. one favorite aspect of my job is testing out the latest and greatest in beauty products, makeup, skincare – the works. and there’s one retailer i can count on when it comes to carrying a vast selection of opens in a new window makeup, opens in a new windowskincare, opens in a new windowbath & body, opens in a new windowfragrances, and opens in a new windowhair care to choose from. yep, opens in a new windowNordstrom wins my vote every time. and opens in a new windowNordstrom also caters to opens in a new windowmen’s grooming & cologne, opens in a new windownatural beauty & wellness, and opens in a new windowtools brushes, and makeup bags. the opens in a new windowNuFace Mini Facial Toning Device is a favorite of mine as it helps smooth lines around your eyes and lips. and i have my eye on a opens in a new windowhanging makeup bag from Tumi. it would make a wonderful Christmas gift. hint, hint…
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and Nordstrom carries all my favorite makeup brands. opens in a new windowRuby Woo is Mac’s best-selling red lipstick. lately, i’ve been loving Nudeies Bloom blush in opens in a new windowCherry Blossom. opens in a new windowitCosmetics CC Cream is a-ma-zing. and opens in a new windowBenefit Gimme Brow is a great eyebrow gel that looks natural.
how you shop for skincare online
shopping online allows me to scroll through new products or head straight to my favorite brands. today, i thought i’d check out what was new at opens in a new windowElemis, a beauty brand i know i can count on. it’s always fun to try something new. at least, something new to me like the opens in a new windowDynamic Resurfacing Facial Pads that acts as a gentle skin perfecting exfoliator. it’s perfect for all skin types.
everyone needs a little self-care in the shower and tub. what’s not to love about a luxurious salt scrub that sloughs off dead cells? opens in a new windowFrangipani Monoi Salt Glow Scrub leaves my skin soft and glowing. and it smells heavenly!
a few of my favorite things about opens in a new windowNordstrom.
- free shipping and returns by mail or in store
- buy online pick up in store
- curbside pick up (no muss no fuss. Nordstrom brings your merchandise to you while you wait in your car)
- the Nordy club where you earn 1 point per dollar, status based on spend, and enjoy perks to beauty and style workshops, curbside pickup, and the first to shop select brands. opens in a new windowsign up here.
and i love to pamper myself with a weekly mask. this week i thought a little TLC for my eyes were in order with opens in a new windowPro-Collagen Hydra-Gel Eye Mask that provides an instant skin-tightening effect. when the time comes, these will be perfect to throw in my travel bag.
and last but not least i tried opens in a new windowElemis Pro-Collagen Tri-Acid Peel with a trio of acids that exfoliates and hydrates.
a big thank you to opens in a new windowNordstrom and ShopStyle for this sponsored post. and thank you, lovely readers, for supporting the brands that allow me to bring you fresh ideas.