Big and Small Beauty Brands That Are Still Delivering to Your Doorstep

KaleighFasanellaKaleighFasanella
Apr. 30, 2020
A mere two months ago, none of us would’ve thought twice about waltzing into an Ulta, Sephora, Blue Mercury, or any other beauty boutique for that matter. Now though, the world is looking vastly different for obvious reasons — the COVID-19 crisis — and no one is sure when it’ll feel safe to step foot in our favorite beauty stores again. Depressing facts aside, there *is* a bright side: Many brands are still delivering straight to your door, as well as offering free shipping as an incentive to shop online and to help their customers during these financially trying times. You have e-commerce giants like Nordstrom and Blue Mercury, as well as smaller beauty businesses such as Peace Out Skincare and Amika, all cutting off shipping costs for the time being due to the pandemic. 
Without further ado, find a breakdown of some of the best beauty brands still doing home delivery right now — as well as providing free shipping on all orders. 
  • Nordstrom: Never thought of Norstrom as a beauty destination? Well think again, folks, because the retail powerhouse offers an extensive range of best-selling brands — from Bobbi Brown, Charlotte Tilbury, and Dyson, to Dior, La Mer, and Estee Lauder. Score free shipping on all orders, regardless of how much you spend, and if you don’t like something, no worries: They’re offering flexible returns for no extra charge, too. Oh yeah, and they also happen to be having a huge 40% off sale right now, so don’t sleep on that, beauty lovers. 
  • Blue Mercury: Our friends at Blue Mercury are not only offering free shipping, but they’re taking it one step further and including three free samples with all orders. Pretty sweet, no? Shop from big-name brands like SkinCeuticals, Nars, Oribe, Jo Malone, and myriad more. They even sell scents for the home, too, so consider picking up a candle to cozy up your crib while you’re at it. 
  • MAC Cosmetics: In addition to its new digital virtual try-on feature, the folks at MAC are offering free shipping on all orders — that, and they’ve extended their return policy an extra 30 days until stores reopen. Score all your staple favorites, or treat yourself to something new like the Fix+ Magic Radiance Mist, which nourishes skin with hyaluronic acid and vitamin C, and leaves behind the most gorgeous glow whether you wear it alone or with makeup. 
  • Amika: The fan-favorite hair-care brand is really coming through right now. Other than free shipping, they’re also including free samples with every order, and they’re offering 40% off select hair products and tools while supplies last. Might we suggest the Triple Rx Mask? After all, it couldn’t be a better time to give your hair some T.L.C.
  • Kiehl’s: The beloved independent skin-care brand is offering free shipping on all purchases right now — along with a free jade roller and two deluxe-sized samples of your choice with the code REVIVE. Not sure what to pick up? Their best-selling Ultimate Strength Hand Salve is a must-have, as is the Creme de Corps Body Cream. 
  • Blume: For anyone unfamiliar, skin-slash-self-care brand Blume makes one of the best natural deodorants on the market — and right now, you can buy it and more with free shipping within the U.S. We’re also huge fans of their Organic Tampons, as well as their Meltdown Acne Oil, both of which are made without any harmful ingredients.
  • Peace Out Skincare: If you’ve yet to try any of this K-beauty brand’s skin-care patches, now is the time as there’s free shipping on all orders — no minimum needed. We’re especially partial to their Acne Dots, which dramatically bring down blemishes overnight, along with the Dark Spot Microneedling Patches that work wonders on stubborn acne scars and hyperpigmentation. 
  • Grande Cosmetics: Use this extra time at home to nourish your brows and lashes with Grande Cosmetics’ growth-stimulating serums. The brand is offering free shipping, in addition to 15% off your order — plus, 15% of all proceeds will go directly to Feeding America. (All the more reason to shop to your heart’s content right now.)
  • Urban Decay: The UD team is currently having a 20% off sitewide sale (use code SPRINGFLING20 to save big) and free shipping on all orders. There’s more: If you spend $50, they’ll throw a deluxe-sized sample of their new All Nighter Face Primer in there for fun, too. We’d also highly recommend trying the Brow Beater, which just launched and is already a best-seller. 
  • Drunk Elephant: Clean beauty brand Drunk Elephant is offering free ground shipping on all orders, which if you ask us, is a perfect excuse to try some of their newly launched products, like the T.L.C. Happi Scalp Scrub, the Sili Body Lotion, or the Kamili Cream Body Cleanser. You also can’t go wrong with their award-winning Sakari Babyfacial, which smooths, softens, and brightens skin simultaneously with just one use. 
  • The Body Shop: Spoil yourself or a loved one right now to a beautiful body butter, hand cream, or any of The Body Shop’s amazing bath and body products. We’re megafans of their orange-scented Satsuma Body Butter, the Hemp Hand Protector, which works wonders on dry skin, and the Strawberry Bath Bomb that smells just as incredible as it sounds. 
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