This is the one beauty product everyone wanted this Black Friday—and it’s still on sale

The Real Technique brushes are at an all-time low price, go go go!

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With the Cyber Weekend and the Black Friday deals drawing to a close, we saw huge savings on beauty, from the Black Friday Glossier sale to deals of Foreo and L’Oreal essentials

But according to Look Fantastic, there was one product shoppers had in common in their carts—the Real Technique Everyday Essentials and they’re still on sale!

The Black Friday sales are sometimes the only time you can snap up certain designer beauty brands on sale, so it’s the perfect time to really treat yourself and splash some cash. And apparently, everyone was making the most of the perfume deals, foundation deals, and snapping up makeup tools.

The tools in particular that were bought the most over the Black Friday sale was in fact, the Real Techniques Everyday Essentials set,  as a collection of brushes to fulfill all your makeup needs. And guess what? They’re still on sale for just £9.99—p.s you can also take another 10% off with the code CYBER.

Real Techniques Everyday Essentials (Worth £35), £19.99

Real Techniques Everyday Essentials (Worth £35), £19.99 £9.99 (Save £10.00) | Look Fantastic

Worth £35, the Real Technique everyday brushes are a must for everyone’s makeup bag. In the set you get four brushes and a makeup sponge, meaning you can do your full face with just this set. 

The set includes the 400 Blush Brush, with its super soft, tapered bristles that effortlessly blend and diffuse your blush for a glowy, and sunkissed look, on both powder and cream blush, The Miracle Complexion Sponge, which is a 3-in-1 sponge made from flexible foam to seamlessly apply and blend your foundation and concealer.

You also get the 300 Deluxe Crease Brush which is short, dense, and perfect for blending eyeshadow, the 402 Setting Brush A soft and fluffy makeup brush designed to dust on highlighter or setting powders for a natural-looking glow, and the 200 Expert Face Brush for buffing liquid and cream foundations into the skin.

The second most bought item was the Olaplex healthy hair essentials kit, just one of the many incredible Olaplex Black Friday deals. This set is sadly sold out, but you can still snap up other sets like the 

Olaplex No.3, No.6 and No.7 Bundle, £78.00

Olaplex No.3, No.6 and No.7 Bundle, £78.00 £52.26 (Save £25.74) | Look Fantastic

In this Olaplex bundle you get:

Olaplex No.3 Hair Perfector (100ml) a pre-shampoo treatment,  ideal for weekly use in between salon services to maintain strong, healthy-looking hair.

Olaplex No.6 Bond Smoother (100ml) a protective leave-in styling cream  that helps with frizz and flyaways and helps defend hair against further damage.

Olaplex No.7 Bonding Oil (30ml)  which delivers heat protection up to 232°C.

Yves Saint Laurent’s Black Opium was also a real winner this Black Friday, which is unsurprising—have you smelled it? 

Yves Saint Laurent Black Opium Eau de Parfum 50ml, £80.00

Yves Saint Laurent Black Opium Eau de Parfum 50ml, £80.00 £55.99 (Save £24.01) | Look Fantastic

The TikTok famous fragrance has notes of pear accord, mandarin, vanilla, orange blossom, white flowers, black coffee accord, cedarwood essence, white musk, and patchouli and is just the sexiest of scents. 

Any wearer of this fragrance will ooze sophistication and confidence—so it’s unsurprising so many beauty lovers snapped it up.

The Estee Lauder Double Wear foundation was down to just £27 making it a total no-brainer for shoppers, with its 47 shade range and 24-hour coverages.

£35.00

Estée Lauder Double Wear Stay-in-Place Makeup 30ml, £35.00 £27.20 (Save £7.80) | Look Fantastic

The Double Wear foundation is perfect for anyone who likes matte, long-lasting coverage, it's perfect for days in the office and of course for partying!

Urban Decay’s All-Nighter setting spray was also high on everyone’s wishlist. It fixes your makeup in place from ‘From dusk ‘til dawn’ and is completely vegan! The perfect purchase ahead of the holiday party season. 

Urban Decay All Nighter Setting Spray 118ml, £26.00

Urban Decay All Nighter Setting Spray 118ml, £26.00  £18.20 (Save £7.80) | Look Fantastic

Reapplying your makeup in the club's toilet is a thing of the past thanks to this best-selling setting spray. With just a few spritzes, it locks your makeup in place leaving you party-ready 24/7

Shoppers were also on the hunt for the Kerastase Elixir Ultime Hair Oil, another one of Look Fantastics all-time bestsellers. One buyer said: “This helps make my hair feel soooo smooth and silky! You don’t need to use too much as a little goes a long way! “

Kérastase Elixir Ultime L'Original Hair Oil 100ml, £39.90

Kérastase Elixir Ultime L'Original Hair Oil 100ml,£39.90 £25.90 (Save £14.00) | Look Fantastic

This oil has a dreamy scent of Violet Leaf, Freesia and Mandarin, and Musc extract, and gives your hair heat protection as well as leaving your treases silky smooth.


Carts were also full of Elemis’ Pro-collagen cleansing balm, which is a favorite among A-listers and a great alternative to micellar waters and makeup removers if you have dry skin. Right now you can get a whopping £15 off, a real bargain for Elemis products.

Elemis Pro-Collagen Cleansing Balm 100g, £44.00

Elemis Pro-Collagen Cleansing Balm 100g, £44.00 £28.60 (Save £15.40) | Look Fantastic

This cleansing balm gently melts away makeup and dirt from your skin, leaving it soft and supple. The perfect purchase if your skin has been suffering this winter season.

If you’re on the lookout for a new concealer, the Nars Radiant Creamy Concealer proved to be very popular and is just £19.20!

NARS Cosmetics Radiant Creamy Concealer (Various Shades)

NARS Cosmetics Radiant Creamy Concealer (Various Shades) £24.00 £19.20 (Save £4.80) | Look Fantastic

The NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer is a real, cult beauty favorite. It has 14 shades and gives long-lasting coverage, while still leaving your skin looking dewy and fresh.

Armani's Luminous Silk foundation also made the best-selling list this sale season, with shoppers saving more than £12 on the designer makeup.

Armani Luminous Silk Foundation 30ml (Various Shades)

Armani Luminous Silk Foundation 30ml (Various Shades) £43.00 £30.10 (Save £12.90) Look Fantastic

This is one of the best non-comedogenic foundations you can buy, it's oil-free, buildable, and gives long-lasting coverage while still being silky and light feeling—with 25 shades to choose from.

If you're still deliberating, remember you can also take an extra 10% off with code CYBER and remember these deals end tonight, and all products will go back to full price.

Naomi Jamieson
Naomi Jamieson

Naomi is a trainee News Writer with the Women's Lifestyle team. She has a background in design, having studied Illustration at Plymouth University but has taken a leap into the world of journalism after always having a passion for writing. She currently writes pieces on fashion, wellbeing, and entertainment for GoodTo and My Imperfect Life and is training for an NCTJ Qualification. 

Before working for Future Publishing’s Lifestyle News team, she worked in the Ad production team. Here she wrote and designed adverts on all sorts of things, which then went into print magazines across all genres. Now, when she isn’t writing articles on celebs, fashion trends, or the newest shows on Netflix, you can find her drinking copious cups of coffee, drawing and probably online shopping.