By now you know what to do. We’re a number of days deep into Nordstrom’s highly anticipated Anniversary Sale, and all of the most coveted items are quickly flying from the retailer’s (theoretical) beauty- and fashion-stocked shelves. From August 19 through 30, you can score up to 40% off on a significant portion of your beauty wish list, and folks, the going is good. As in, high-demand brands like La Mer, Charlotte Tilbury, Nars, NuFace, Oribe, Dermaflash, and so many more, are offering some of their most beloved items at significantly reduced prices. What’s more, some of said products are available in limited-edition jumbo sizes, two-packs, three-packs, and every other conceivable way we like to take our beauty products.
With so much to choose from (and because I’m a beauty nerd—what can I say?), I’ve spent the past five hours or so sifting through all of the goods. Of course, you can’t go wrong, and overall, the assortment is full of the crème de la crème, but below, I’m ranking 20 of the most exciting finds in order of how I’d stack them in your shopping cart. Keep scrolling!