Lots of beauty brands are taking to Twitter to offer deeply discounted offers and free products to loyal fans and potential new customers alike- you just have to know who to follow to get dibs on the goods. Here is a short-list of the best brands to follow on Twitter in order to score the best beauty products for free.
And, spill it-- what brands do you love to follow on Twitter? Since I am Twitter obsessed, always want to know. Please leave must-adds for me to add my to list in the comments section.
@AHAVA_US - Ahava
AHAVA’s Twitter does weekly giveaways and encourages followers to answer trivia questions, such as “There are 21 Dead Sea Minerals – How many can you name?” You can win their universally loved bath salts and skincare favorites.
@OscarBlandi – Oscar Blandi
Oscar Blandi’s Twitter page does frequent product giveaways and Oscar Blandi tweets styling advice, trends and random ideas/facts, etc. They do Freebie Fridays where the brand gives free products out to the 10th person to retweet a message and giveaways where Oscar asks followers to guess the products he used to get the look. If they guess right, they get all of the products.
@pfcosmetics – Physicians Formula
The leader in masstige cosmetics religiously offers Win-It Wednesday and Freebie Friday beauty prizes to followers! A few recent giveaways include organic eye makeup remover pads, universally flattering Mineral Glow Pearls and tinted moisturizer.
@Revlon - Revlon
Revlon's twitter account recently launched with a giveaway of 500 Super Lustrous Lipsticks in shades from Gucci Westman's fall collection (before it hit stores) and they will continute to to do giveaways every month of items not yet in stores so followers can get a sneak preview.
@yesimystic – Mystic Tan
Perfect as you start to feel the pasty pang of winter, by following Mystic on Twitter, you can win full size free products to get glowing. When the weather is especially bad, they are inclined to do more giveaways to give followers a dose of faux sun.
@dgskincare – Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare
This line has amazing hi-tech skincare innovations- but they can be pricey. This brand does at least 1-2 full size products a week- usually valued at $78 and up!
@tartecosmetics - Tarte Cosmetics
If you Twitpic your lashes, you can get a free mascara. Help them reach more fans and enter to win a bronzing facial moisturizer. They also do happy hour contests for free glosses and then some!
@BremennLabs - Bremenn Research Labs
They recently created Tuesday Treats. Every Tuesday they ask their followers to either re-tweet a post or answer a product-based question for the chance to receive promotional codes or win Bremenn samples and other fun treats.