October’s GWPs!

Posted by Lipglossiping On October - 19 - 2010

Does everyone know what a GWP stands for?  I only found out about a year ago despite having been a regular owner of them for ooooooooooh about 10 years?  I think infact that I may have been the last person in the world to discover what the acronym actually stood for.  Kinda like that time I discovered my ex was sleeping with someone that wasn’t me.

GWP = Gift with Purchase!

Some brands are pretty famous for their awesome GWPs and many shoppers time their repurchases to coincide with instore events that feature these lovely little extras!  With potential bargainous Christmas pressies in mind, I contacted a few brands to find out what they had to offer for the month of October and was pleasantly surprised to find some not too shabby offerings!

1. Estee Lauder (Exclusive to Boots)

.

Contents (choice of shades available)

  • Take It Away Long-Wear Makeup Remover Towelettes, 5 sheets in travel size pouch
  • Daywear Plus Multi-Protection Anti-Oxidant Creme, N/C Skin,15ml
  • Advanced Night Repair Syncronized Recovery Complex, 7ml
  • Eyeshadow Quad Compact with Applicator
  • Pure Color Lipstick
  • Double Wear Zero Smudge Lengthening Mascara in Black
  • Estee Lauder Pleasures Edp, 4ml
  • Purple Patent Cosmetic Bag with cross stitch pattern

Qualifier

Free with any two or more Estée Lauder purchases.

Until

Saturday 23rd October 2010

.

2. Help: Clear Skin (online)

.
Contents

  • Limited Edition Heidi Cannon Purse

Qualifier

Free when you purchase one month’s supply of Help: Clear Skin

Until

While stocks last

.

3. Clinique (Exclusive to Debenhams)

.

Contents

  • Exclusive Learn by Numbers Eye Compact in Neutral, 2.2g
  • Rinse-Off Foaming Cleanser, 50ml
  • Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion, 30ml
  • High Impact Curling Mascara in Black, 4g
  • Long Last Glosswear SPF 15 in Kissy Fit, 2.3ml

Qualifier

Free with the purchase of two or more Clinique products (one to be skin care)

Until

Saturday 30th October 2010


8 Responses to “October’s GWPs!”

  1. Esteeem says:

    hell yes i know what GWP is! Well working in a department store in the cosmetics/fragrance counters you would 😉

    As for the Clinique gift, I got mine, it’s lovvvvely, may even blog about it (when I recover from this nasty cold).

    I fully recommend!

  2. Anitacska says:

    Thanks! I hate Clinique’s GWP offers though as it’s always 2 purchases one must be skincare! It bugs me because I don’t buy their skincare, but do occasionally get make up from them, so can never use the GWP offer. :(

    • Esteeem says:

      @Anitacska, I tend to buy two makeup removers (take the day off), cos that counts as skincare, and I’m forever needing makeup remover! It’s pretty good too, takes off all my waterproof makeup and urban decay makeup =)

  3. Charming Vanity says:

    The Clinique’s GWP looks really interesting! Thanks for sharing this information.

    xx
    mycharmingvanity.blogspot.com

  4. Lisa says:

    Gah – what a shame the Estee Lauder one finishes a week too early for me as I want to go in and take a poke at their eyeshadows the week after :( Do you know if they are doing any GWPs after the 23rd? I know, I am a pain 😉

  5. tgz says:

    Meh, around here there are almost no GWP (I did see two on Bourjois a few years ago, a nice tin and a shower gel, and profited from them).

    Also: I love your blog and just subscribed it via email! :)

  6. rhaindropz says:

    the best thing when buying items are that they comes with freebies and more GWPs!!!

    hugs and kisses
    rhaindropz

    http://rhaindropz.onsugar.com/

  7. liloo says:

    Well, i am ignorant too and never knew what it meant.
    I guess that little gorgeous ‘velvet’ palette when you buy that green bottle of mascara is a GWP, then, right?
    xx

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

Butter London Giddy Kipper NOTD

Autumn 2013 saw Butter London release Giddy Kipper, a vibrant blue polish with a hidden shimmer that seemed somehow better-suited to Summer than Fall (as …

Move over Dior, there's a new lemming in town...

Well alright, just budge up a bit – I’m sure I can make room for both of you in my heart… Helena Rubinstein Wanted Stellars …

The Art of Christmas Gifting 006: Kate Spade for RMK (Base Make-Up Kit)

If you’ve ever wanted to explore the world of Asian base makeup, now would be a rather magnificent time to indulge. This limited edition Kate …

Inglot Slim Gel Lipsticks

Whilst up in London for IMATS, I had lots of trouble dragging myself away from Inglot in Westfield.  I was in there searching through the …

Build-a-bag with Vichy for a free Normaderm sample...

Head on over to Vichy’s facebook page today and build yourself your ideal handbag. You can choose everything from colour to material, from compartments to …

Jean Paul Gaultier's NAUGHTY Christmas Advent Calendar

If you didn’t manage to get your hands on a Selfridges Advent Calendar this year, dry your eyes and console yourselves with one of those …

Seeing RED this Valentine’s Day

Is it just me or are we seeing a bit of a theme emerging? 😉 First up… Hot.  Hotty Hot Hot. Blush – Scandalous (£4.29) …

NOTD OPI - Absolutely Alice

It is love. I was hugely excited to find OPI – Absolutely Alice in my latest parcel of goodies, although I can’t pretend I’d forgotten …

Origins Mega-Mushroom Skin Relief Serum for Redness

Skin redness and hyper-sensitivity is a cause for concern in many women’s lives.  Whenever I announce something dramatic like that… it always makes me think …

Channeling my inner um... Dusty?

Yeah… I thought ‘Twiggy’ might be pushing it a bit. Thursday is Aussie night… Which as you can see… …is 60s night! I’ve been getting …

POPULAR

CLOSED: Competition Time: Givenchy Very Irresistible L'eau en Rose Perfume!

Want to really spoil Mum this Mother’s Day?  Or perhaps you just want to spoil yourself?  It’s ok… I won’t judge… there are plenty of …

CLOSED - Win it! The Body Shop Expert Brush Collection

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning with a distinct “Hello Monday morning, I’ve been expecting you…” kinda feeling.  Maybe it’s …

Win a gorgeous "glow" trio with prizes from Urban Decay, New CID, & Arbonne!

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! WINNER IS: “IZABELLA” (COMMENT #96045) – WINNER HAS BEEN EMAILED!   It’s still January, the MET office have just issued yet another …

Hello? Is this thing on?

Phew, that was a little unexpected. For those of you who haven’t had the misfortune of reading my hand-wringing tweets and woe-ridden facebook updates, let …

Big savings on French Pharmacy brands, win my Escentual.com top picks!

I’m of the firm opinion that for the money, French pharmacy brands offer some of the best solutions for diffcult skin-types. Escentual.com have long been …

Win it! 3 EcoTools Bamboo Bronzer Brushes to win!

I’ve written about these before, you know I love them, I want you to love them too! So why not have a go at winning …

Avoid the brush off with Oral-B Pro-Expert

There’s a new toothpaste in town. It’s lean, mean and err not very minty as it happens.  Featuring the revolutionary bacteria-busting ingredient Stabilised Stannous Flouride, …

FOTD Busting out of the comfort zone!

You may recall my bitter moans last week about how when presented with a rare opportunity to spend an indecent amount of time playing with …

Dear Obesity...

We have been together for over 20 years, our lives so entwined that I’ve never been sure how to live without you.  I would like …

Urban Decay The Black Palette - Photos & Swatches

The soon-to-be-released Black Palette from US eyeshadow maestro’s Urban Decay is an altogether darker affair than the recent Naked set… The Black Palette includes 6, …

COMMENTS

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads