The Best Fourth of July Beauty Sales to Shop for 2021

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As the Fourth of July has come and gone, we’ve stopped updating this post with sales and can’t promise the ones below are still available. Check back next year for updated deals.

Whether it’s lounging by the pool, planning weekend getaways to Miami, or just enjoying a breezy brunch picnic with friends—we’re so excited July Fourth is here. But the long holiday weekend also comes with another fun bonus—really good beauty deals.

If you’ve been looking to refresh your beauty stash with a few new blushes or wish to upgrade your skincare game, the Fourth of July sales are a great opportunity to stock your cart with the beauty and skincare goods you’ve been thinking about all year—at a fraction of the price. 

  • What it the Fourth of July and why are there sales?

    he Fourth of July—also known as Independence Day, is an American federal holiday commemorating the signing of the Declaration of Independence. It also serves as the halfway point of the year and the perfect time to score discounts in almost every product category.

  • When do most Fourth of July sales start?

    Most retailers begin their annual Fourth of July sales in mid-June leading up to the holiday. Many Fourth of July sales continue throughout the month of July for more chances to save.

  • What is normally on sale for 4th of July?

    There’s no short of great beauty, fashion, and home deals for Independence Day. Expect to find discounts across all beauty categories from self-tanners and makeup products, to skincare essentials and hair products—there’s a deal out there for everyone.

According to Dallin Hatch, Head of Corporate Communications at Pattern, we’re all ready for a change. “Consumer demand from January through May on Amazon ... beauty products have been up by [roughly] 20 percent,” Hatch explained.

We’ve rounded up the best beauty buys you can score now.

Soko Glam

Son & Park Beauty Water

Take 20 percent off sitewide through July 6. Use code SOKOSUMMER at check-out. Plus, on orders $100 and up, you'll get a free Skin VC Effector Serum.


the mirror home gym

Victoria Hoff

From now through July 5, you can save $150 off the Mirror home gym, plus get free shipping and installation with code JULY421.


Spotlight Oral Care Whitening System
Courtesy of Skinstore.

For the Fourth, you can take up to 25 percent off brands like Dr Dennis Gross, First Aid Beauty, Sunday Riley, and more. Use code JULY4 at checkout.

Pat McGrath Labs

Pat McGrath Skin Fetish: Divine Blush in Electric Bloom

Courtesy of Pat McGrath

The mother of makeup has finally blessed us with a sale. Take 25 percent off sitewide during the Sublime Summer Sale, excluding some products. Perfect for stocking up on blushes, lipsticks, eyeshadows, and more.


fitbit versa 2

Head to QVC to pick up a new Fitbit Versa 2 (now down to $135 from $180), free shipping on all Philosophy items, and lots more. Deals change daily, so there's always something new.


cocktail dress
Courtesy of Net-a-Porter.

For the summer holiday weekend, you can save up to 60 percent off everything from fitness apparel to beauty to clothing and accessories.


SheaMoisture Coconut & Hibiscus Shampoo & Conditioner

Courtesy of Walmart

Save big at Walmart for the Fourth and pick from perfumes, sunscreens, face wash, and lots more.


ILIA Super Serum Skin Tint SPF Foundation
Courtesy of Sephora.

Now through July 5, take up to 50 percent off select items.


Nordstrom Diptyque Eau Rose Eau de Toilette

Courtesy of Nordstrom

Save up to 60 percent off women, home, and men's items, plus check out the newly marked down designer clearance.

Anastasia Beverly Hills

Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Pen in Medium Brow

Courtesy of Anastasia Beverly Hills

In honor of the Fourth of July, buy one, get one 50 percent off on Anastasia.

Say hello to brows that are always on point. This pen’s superfine tip offers precision fill-ins so you’re left with the most natural brows, every time.


Tata harper mask

Take 30 percent on sale items and score an extra 10 percent off with code EXTRA10. Plus, through July 7, take 15 percent off all SkinMedica products on Dermstore.

The SkinMedica TNS Advanced+ Serum is also on sale for 15 percent off—normally $295, now $251. This advanced formula helps visibly improve wrinkles and fine lines. Plus, by boosting collagen and elastin levels, it keeps you looking refreshed and glowing.

Girlfriend Collective

Girlfriend Collective bike short

Girlfriend Collective

Score 20 percent off sitewide with LOYALTY20. Getaway Eye Mask - Am I Dreaming

From June 28 through July 5, take 25 percent off's outdoor collection with code BRIGHTSIDE.

Lime Crime

Lime Crime Baby’s Breath Liquid Eyeliner in True White

Courtesy of Revovle

Right now, Lime Crime is offering a buy one get one free promotion on sunkissed highlighters.

Richer Poorer

Richer Poorer Tie Dye

Courtesy of Richer Poorer

For a limited time only, shop everything on Richer Poorer for under $50. Whether you're looking for intimates, sweatpants, or cozy clothes—these prices can't be beat.


foreo luna 2

Now through July 17, stock up on your favorite jumbo-sized products at Ulta and score free shipping for orders of $35 or more. You'll also find a handful of discounted beauty from brands like Tula, Foreo, and more through the holiday weekend.

Peach & Lily 

Peach & Lily Glass Skin Refining Serum

Score your favorite Peach & Lily products at up to 50 percent off this holiday weekend. You'll find products ranging from as little as $5 up to $20.

Glass Refining Serum: Perfect for an extra summertime glow, this weightless serum makes it easy to go makeup-free. It smoothes your skin without adding excess grease or clogging your pores.


Korres Essentials Discovery Kit


From July 2 to July 7, spend $75 on Korres and get $25 off your order with code SUMMERSALE25. Perfect for stocking up on serums, moisturizers, and skincare essentials for summer.

Kate Somerville

Kate Somerville Retinol Vitamin C Moisturizer

Courtesy of Space NK

Spend $120 and use promo code JULY4 and get a free full-sized Clinic Super Facial while supplies last.

After spending all day in the sun, you’ll need to soothe your dehydrated body (and skin). This vitamin C and retinol moisturizer will give you a brighter complexion, free of radical damage.


Giani Bernini Satin Matinee Flap Clutch
Courtesy of Macy's.

Take 20 to 40 percent off a wide selection of items like home goods, apparel, furniture, and more. Plus, use code FOURTH to get an additional 10 to 15 percent off select clearance and sale items.

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