Treat yourself before the weekend
If you want to celebrate Friday by treating yourself to outdoor gear, beauty products, or home goods, we've got you covered with this roundup of unbeatable bargains. We gathered these TGIF deals to kick off the weekend, so you can indulge without overspending.
These sales are ordered from lowest to highest cost, and all prices were current at the time of publication. Shop now and give yourself something to look forward to when next week begins.
Featured deal -- Get an Instant Pot for under $100
We're all about the Instant Pot hype; this is one of our favorite kitchen gadgets for its convenience and utility. Right now, this 6-quart model is on sale at 44% off for just $83.77 -- the lowest price we've ever seen. This multifunctional tool can seemingly do it all, and it's beloved for good reason.
The best of the rest (ordered by price)
Morrocan argan oil adds shine to create healthy-looking hair, which is why argan oil-based beauty products have gained so much popularity. This shampoo and conditioner set also includes other beneficial oils like jojoba and avocado, and it's totally cruelty-free.
For a limited time on Sephora, you can take advantage of a special offer and enjoy a trio of Tarte's most popular makeup products. The collection includes full size Lights, Camera, Lashes mascara and travel size Amazonian blush and bronzer for the low price of $25 (a $52 value).
You can try a variety of to top-selling perfumes when you take advantage of the Sephora Favorites Fall Perfume Sampler. The set includes six travel-sized bottles of scents that are perfect for the fall season. This sampler is valued at $46, but you'll pay only $25 for a limited time.
Marc Jacobs Beauty Shameless Youthful-Look 24 Hour Foundation is currently marked down on Sephora from $46 to $27.50. This liquid formula works well for most skin types and is made without many ingredients such as parabens and phthalates. It also provides SPF 25 and is cruelty-free.
Sephora's Airbrush makeup brushes are designed to give makeup from foundation to eyeshadow flawless finishes, and you can get a set of five for only $28 -- a value of $170.00. The collection includes foundation, concealer, powder, crease, and shadow brushes, all in a zippered carrying case and made from animal-free materials.
Linum Home Textiles Penelope Bath Towels are crafted in plush Turkish cotton with an attractive floral design. The set includes two towels that measure 54 inches by 27 inches -- the perfect size for bath time. The current sale price of $37.79 is a savings of 35%.
The Manduka PROlite Yoga Mat is currently half off retail, so you'll pay just $40.73 for its lightweight yet comfortable construction. The material is latex-free and 4.7mm thick, and its special surface prevents sweat from seeping into the mat during use.
We love the super soft polyester material of the Lazy Days Faux Fur Throw Blanket that's part of Nordstrom's at Home Collection. It's machine-washable and available in grey, teal, and pink. The $99 price is currently marked down to only $49.49.
Whether you need a cozy sweater for casual days at work or leisure time on the weekends, Treasure & Bond's Cotton and Wool Blend Cardigan has you covered. The laid-back style is 32 inches long and doesn't have a collar or fasteners, so it's easy to slip on and stay warm. Get yours now for the sale price of $53.40, a savings of 40% off the regular price of $89.
The BeautyBlender Crown Jewels Blender Essentials is packed with blender and cleanser tools, all made without harsh chemical ingredients. The kit includes four sponge blenders and four jewel-shaped cleansing tools for $65 (a $112 value).
The Flight Stow-N-Go H20 Women's Jacket by The North Face is designed for avid runners, thanks to the lightweight material that is reflective and water-resistant. What's more, it's easy to carry when you aren't wearing because it can be stashed into its zippered pouch. The $69.73 price is a savings of $70.27.
Columbia's Crested Butte II Insulated Jacket for Men is constructed for outdoor adventures, as it features water-resistant material with the company's innovative Omni-Heat Thermal Reflective technology that retains wearers' own body heat for optimal warmth. The $70.73 sale price is marked down from $110.
The Littles Set provides a great opportunity to save and sample a variety of Drunk Elephant products. The retail price is $130, but you'll pay $90 for travel sizes of the brand's most popular serums, creams, and more -- eight products total that are all cruelty-free and made without synthetic fragrances.
Wherever your adventures take you, the Acr'Teryx Cierzo 28 Pack has the space to stow your gear. It features a top-loading lid and a compressible structure. The shoulder straps are lightweight and comfortable. It's available for the price of $94.73, a savings of 20%.
The Hard Anodized Fry Pan duo by All-Clad includes 10" and 12" pans with a non-stick coating that is free of PFOA. The hard, strong anodized aluminum cooks evenly and is safe to put in the dishwasher. The set is currently on sale for $99.99 that's discounted 33% off the usual price.
From steaming to stir frying, the All-Clad 12" Hard Anodized Aluminum Chef's Pan does it all. It has a wide opening and flat bottom similar to a wok that cooks precisely, plus the PFOA-free non-stick surface makes cleanup easy. The pan is dishwasher safe, too. Save 25% and get yours for the marked-down price of $99.99.
Air fryers are an incredible addition to any kitchen, especially for people who love the taste of fried foods but who want a healthier option. This 11.6-Quart Air Fryer features a touchscreen with eight preset programs, so you can make everything from french fries to rotisserie chicken. It's on sale now for just $116.01.
Easy assembly, durable construction, and breathable mesh ventilation are must-have features for camping comfort, and the ALPS Mountaineering Lynx 2 delivers these and more. A gear loft and two doors add to the convenience it offers. It's currently 25% off on REI, so you'll pay just $119.73.
This powerful robotic vacuum is perfect for pet owners, as it's designed specifically to suction pet hair from your floors without getting tangled up. It's programmable, so you can set it to run while you're away and always come home to a clean house. It's $30 off the list price, so you'll get it for $129.99.
This 15-piece, nonstick cookware set is currently 25% off, making it just $149.99. The durable aluminum distributes heat to evenly cook food, and it's even oven safe at up to 400 degrees Fahrenheit. Plus, it's nonstick, so cleanup is always easy.
If you've wanted to give at-home microcurrent beauty treatments a try, check out the compact NuFACE Mini Facial Toning Device that's marked down from $199 to $169.15. The device has a strong fan base for toning skin and minimizing the appearance of lines and sagging skin via microcurrent technology.
In addition to a 1,875-watt blow dryer with ionic technology, you'll get a brush, clips, and essential hair care products for beautiful blow-out results in DRYBAR's Buttercup Blow Dryer Kit. It even includes a finishing spray to keep your 'do looking great. The kit is a value of $292, but it's available for a limited time on Nordstrom for just $199.
With three interchangeable barrels, five adjustable heat settings, and a generous nine-foot cord, you can create countless beautiful hair styles with the impressive feature set of the T3 Whirl Trio Interchangeable Styling Wand Set. This versatile styling tool also features tourmaline ceramic technology for smooth, shiny hair. It's currently on sale at Ulta for $249.
At $275, the REI Co-op Backpacking Bundle is a great deal for avid outdoors lovers. The bundle includes a tent that fits two adults and is rated for three seasons, an insulated sleeping pad, and the Trail Pod 30 sleeping bag that maintains warmth in temperatures as low as 30 degrees Fahrenheit. The price of the trio would be $60 more if the items were purchased separately.
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