Just one sec...
Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free

Best Online Makeup Shops?

Announcements Posted on
At uni or currently applying? Take our short accommodation survey to win one of 5 x £20 Amazon vouchers 25-06-2016
  1. Offline

    Im feeling lazy, and carnt be bothered walking around countless shop finding what i want. Online shopping is much easier but im not sure where to go (apart from boots and superdrug)

    Anybody got any suggestions of online makeup sites?
  2. Offline

    LilyLolo.co.uk (mineral makeup)
    Feelunique.com *
    ASOS *
    Lookfantastic.com *
    Strawberrynet.com *
    Zuneta.com (for harder to find luxury cosmetics like Edward Bess)

    The ones marked with * above all have free shipping.

    Most major cosmetics brands have online stores on their websites, usually if you subscribe to their e-newsletters they will send you offers/codes from time to time (e.g. for free shipping). Good ones to try: MAC, Bobbi Brown, NARS.

    Most major department stores also sell cosmetics online. Debenhams do free delivery to Beauty Club members and deliver instore free, House of Fraser do free delivery to store.
  3. Offline

    ^ Thankss! thats very helpful :3
    gonna go check them out.....and then finally get back to law revision lool
    thank you again
  4. Offline

    Also, in case you are unsure of which shades would suit you, here are two invaluable sources of information:

    1) Makeup Alley product reviews
    It's free to sign up and they have reviews of literally millions of products.

    2) Temptalia's foundation matrix. If you know your MAC foundation shade, this will tell you what your foundation shade is for pretty much any brand.
  5. Offline

    (Original post by NatashaLee)
    ^ Thankss! thats very helpful :3
    gonna go check them out.....and then finally get back to law revision lool
    thank you again
    No worries. Can you tell I buy way too much makeup online?
  6. Offline

    haha, its good to be clued up about such things tho ;D
    thanks for all you're help, you've been amazing
  7. Offline

  8. Offline

    I've only ever used tried E.L.F for online makeup shopping.... I can't say the quality was that great. Depends what you are looking for I suppose. I like their nail varnish though, it went on nice and easily
  9. Offline

    Definatly elf, the quality can be a bit hit & miss but some of the stuff is really good for the price. Especially the face primer, mascara primer & HD face powder. Big fan of the studio line of brushes & the mineral lipsticks too.

  10. Offline

    http://www.fragrancedirect.co.uk/ sell well known brands at a discount. I've ordered from them a few times and the products aren't out of date or anything .
  11. Offline

    watch out for fakes and shop rejects!
    feels unique, lovemakeup and lookfantastic are the most popular so is all i'll use
  12. Offline

    I only buy 'natural' makeup so I either go to:




    Both are amazing, Lily Lolo is great for powders, not tried the Sonya foundation cos I use Lily Lolo but everything else is great, it's quite high-end tho.
  13. Offline

    I've ordered MAC, Nars and estee lauder from cheapsmells and I've been pretty happy with what I ordered. I know people have had problems with the quality of products from buyapowa and possibly being fakes.
  14. Offline

    mon-dieu.co.uk is really good on its prices. They have most day to day beauty products, I usually shop through amazon or ebay but this site really changed my mind when it comes to price. The shipping is affordable with £2 delivery or free delivery over £30. I strongly recommend to check it out.
  15. Offline

    Beautybay.com it has tons of brands that aren't normally available m in the uk (like zoeva) and also gives fast and free shipping

    Posted from TSR Mobile


Submit reply


Thanks for posting! You just need to create an account in order to submit the post
  1. this can't be left blank
    that username has been taken, please choose another Forgotten your password?
  2. this can't be left blank
    this email is already registered. Forgotten your password?
  3. this can't be left blank

    6 characters or longer with both numbers and letters is safer

  4. this can't be left empty
    your full birthday is required
  1. Oops, you need to agree to our Ts&Cs to register
  2. Slide to join now Processing…

Updated: September 23, 2015
TSR Support Team

We have a brilliant team of more than 60 Support Team members looking after discussions on The Student Room, helping to make it a fun, safe and useful place to hang out.

Which way did you want the referendum to go?

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22

Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Quick reply
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.