Saks and Neiman Marcus are running beauty promotions at almost exactly the same time. The Saks event runs from Feb. 25 to March 6th and shoppers who spend more than $75 receive a tote bag with several samples.
The Neiman Marcus promotion also starts Feb. 25th and continues until Mar 7th. Shoppers who purchase $100 worth of cosmetics or fragrance products will get a Neiman Marcus tote filled with, you guess it, several samples.
So how does a shopper determine the best value? Don’t worry we’ve done the hard work. Here’s a tête à tête comparison of Saks -vs -Neiman Marcus. Who do you think is offering the better deal?
|Neiman Marcus||Saks Fifth Avenue|
|Main Gift||Choose from two tote bag designs||Choose from three tote bag colors|
|Delux Samples||Cleau de Peau's cotton pads, Dior foundation, Le Metier tinted moisturizer, Chantecaille eye cream, La Mer serum, Sisley face cream packette, Atelier fragrance , Van Cleef's Oriens, Glowelle drink mix and Balanciaga fragrance||Fekkai shampoo, conditioner and serum packets, Lancome full-sized lipstick and Narciso Rodriguez fragrance.|
|Dior||Spend $125 and you get: a white pouch with L'Or De Vie deluxe, deluxe bronzer, jadore deluxe and dior show mascara deluxe||Spend $125 and receive a travel size mascara, travel size eye shadow and samples of cream|
|Nars||Spend $100 and get a full sized nail polish and a multiple||Receive a mini-lipgloss trio with $75 purchase|
|La Mar||Spend $300 and get deluxe cream, eye concentrate, body cream and cleansing foam||With any La Mar purchase you get travel size eye concentrate|
|Jo Malone||Spend $150 and get a travel case and a colonge spray||N/A|
|Chanel||Spend $200 and get a shopping bag with lip color Face cream and body lotion.||Receive a mini-shipping bag, samples of Allure and Chance, lip color and eye cream with a $150 prucahse|
|Additional Stuff||N/A||The tote bag comes with additional incentives including, a certificate for $50 off any sunglasses ($250, or more), a certificate for $20 off any Spanx ($100, or more) and a |
certificate for 6-week supply of Neulash with $150 Neulash purchase