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    • MSE Archna
    • By MSE Archna 22nd Dec 08, 7:44 PM
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    Superdrug clearance sale: Up to 90% off
    • #1
    • 22nd Dec 08, 7:44 PM
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    Superdrug clearance sale: Up to 90% off 22nd Dec 08 at 7:44 PM
    Update Note 4pm Christmas Eve. Rather annoyingly Superdrug seems to have been unable to deliver the online early sale. Frankly the company should be embarassed, having touted huge discounts and left people unable to get them. Hopefully it won't disappoint customers in its stores do badly on Boxing day.


    What's the deal?

    Superdrug is slashing up to 90% off health and beauty items in its seasonal sale. The sale starts online at Superdrug on Christmas Eve and moves into stores on Boxing Day.

    Sale items will be available in all 914 stores but 300 selected stores will have more up for grabs.

    For a full daily updated list of sales read the Sales Diary and for possible extra discounts see Shopping Vouchers.

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    Go via a special cashback site and you'll get a slice of cash on top. If you're new to cashback site read the Top Cashback Sites article.

    What's up for grabs?

    Here are some examples of what will be available. At the moment we only have info below from the press office, but it looks like it will be good, hence the heads up, but until its actually on, its impossible to know for sure and how widespread it'll be

    10p items
    • Fisherman’s Friend original, was 59p
    • Travel accessories mini fan; was 49p
    • Clarity facial cleansing lotion; was £1.49
    • Skin Rescue sauna mask; was 89p
    • Vitamin E eye gel (15ml); was £1.49
    • Superdrug Adult Dry Cough (200ml); was 99p
    49p items
    • J&J Baby Bath (200ml); was 99p
    • Micropore first aid tape; was 79p
    • Scholl cracked heel cream; was £3.35
    • Frizz-Ease serum (3.5m x 2); was 99p
    • Pantene 2-in-1 volume and body (200ml); was £1.49
    • Slimfast ready to drink banana (325ml); was 86p
    • 60 Denier opaque tights; was 99p 2
    • Fairy Fabric Conditioner (1lt); was £1.29 3
    • Lemsip Anti-Bacterial throat lozenges, was £1.49
    • Tojan condoms (3); was £1.49
    99p items
    • 1200W Travel Hair Dryer; was £3.99
    • Wax A Way bikini line wax; was £1.48
    • Top Trumps, various including Dr Who, Hannah Montana and Harry Potter; was £3.99
    • Mavala mini nail polish, was £2.95
    • Radox Muscle Soak Herbal Bath (1L); was £1.29
    £1.99 items
    • J&J Gentle Baby Wipes (72 x 3); was £1.99
    • Babyliss Pro Speed Hair Dryer; was £24.99
    • Remington Wet2Straight hair styler; was £29.99
    • John Frieda Volume Blow Dry Lotion (125ml); was £5.49
    • Clearblue digital pregnancy testing kit; was £14.99
    • Durex gossamer (12); was £7.99
    £2.99 items
    • Lancome Juicy tubes, various; was £9
    • Clarins Eau Dynamisante body lotion (200ml); was £17.99
    • Clinique Seven Day Scrub (100ml); was £12.99
    • Pampers sensitive nappies mini (36); was £3.99
    • Babyliss Ceramic Crimper; was £11.99
    • 12” Desk Fan; was £6.49 2
    • Mini Sewing Machine; was £7.49
    • Philips Sonicare toothbrush; was £9.99 3
    • Spa Sciences Collagen Mask; was £3.99
    £4.99 items
    • Babyliss Sleepover Kit; was £9.99
    • Carmen Curl Perfect Dryer; was £29.99
    • Nicky Clarke Male Grooming Set; was £7.99
    • Philips Satinelle Epilator; was £39.99
    • Remington Big Shot Big Curl; was £28.99
    • St Tropez self tan spray; was £14.99
    • Blood Pressure Monitor; was £99.95
    • Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream gift set; was £9.99
    • Clarins Extra Firm Night Cream (50ml); was £19.99
    • Clinique Moisture On Call (50ml); was £24.99
    £9.99 items
    • Kodak Advantix Camera F300; was £29.04
    • 1600W vacuum cleaner; was £26.90
    • Three Skype phone; was £39.99
    • Babyliss Bath Spa 8020; was £35
    Once the sales starts please post your bargain spots here.



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    • kara_p_uk
    • By kara_p_uk 22nd Dec 08, 10:16 PM
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    • #2
    • 22nd Dec 08, 10:16 PM
    • #2
    • 22nd Dec 08, 10:16 PM
    Thought I'd look to see if I can add stuff to basket and leave it there till Xmas Eve but site currently down. Hopefully in preparation for the big sale. Looks like some great bargains to be had.
    Thanks.
    • poppy10
    • By poppy10 22nd Dec 08, 10:53 PM
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    poppy10
    • #3
    • 22nd Dec 08, 10:53 PM
    • #3
    • 22nd Dec 08, 10:53 PM
    Wow, some cracking deals there.
    This post is sponsored by MoneySupermarket
  • YIB
    • #4
    • 22nd Dec 08, 11:46 PM
    • #4
    • 22nd Dec 08, 11:46 PM
    Yes definately some fabulous deals there. Site still down, will keep checking through the night if I'm still awake just in case.

    Thanks!
  • LilacPixie
    • #5
    • 22nd Dec 08, 11:58 PM
    • #5
    • 22nd Dec 08, 11:58 PM
    Looks good. Those who use quidco remember superdrug is 9% thru there.
    MF aim 10th December 2020
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    • mum2one
    • By mum2one 23rd Dec 08, 12:01 AM
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    • #6
    • 23rd Dec 08, 12:01 AM
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    • 23rd Dec 08, 12:01 AM
    cheers 4 the head start xx
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  • YIB
    • #7
    • 23rd Dec 08, 12:52 AM
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    • 23rd Dec 08, 12:52 AM
    True, forgot to check quidco, thanks.

    Also:

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    • cally120
    • By cally120 23rd Dec 08, 1:31 AM
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    • #8
    • 23rd Dec 08, 1:31 AM
    • #8
    • 23rd Dec 08, 1:31 AM
    thanks for this
    I luv freebies
  • axact
    • #9
    • 23rd Dec 08, 1:36 AM
    Topcashback offer
    • #9
    • 23rd Dec 08, 1:36 AM
    True, forgot to check quidco, thanks.

    Also:

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    I seem to think Topcashback will match any deal offered on other cashback sites...... I was told this in an email from Topcashback when I pointed out Quidco had a better deal on something but best look at their terms & conditions to confirm..
  • ~Chameleon~
    Site down until 10am
    “You can please some of the people some of the time, all of the people some of the time, some of the people all of the time, but you can never please all of the people all of the time.”
  • merri-drake
    Hello! I have just checked and Topcashback is 9% for Superdrug now
    Merry Christmas to all!
    Merri x
    Debt as of 20th Aug 2009 -£6600 and falling
    • jenniewb
    • By jenniewb 23rd Dec 08, 7:04 AM
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    jenniewb
    Do these all apply instore too/will these products be instore too or are they unique to only being online?
    • catgirl-69
    • By catgirl-69 23rd Dec 08, 7:12 AM
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    catgirl-69
    Yeah...gonna be in store too....dreading it. lol
    I work for Superdrug, and having to go in early on Boxing day to set up.

    Superdrug Rocks

    xxx
    • matt1987
    • By matt1987 23rd Dec 08, 7:15 AM
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    matt1987
    Does anyone know if this is on the perfume gift sets too? We normally go into Boots on Boxing day as their perfume gift sets are normally half price, so if Superdrug can beat that, then its a trip to Superdrug this year instead!

    Anyone know what time the Merry Hill store opens boxing day? Are the stores opening early espcially for this sale or normal times?
    • catgirl-69
    • By catgirl-69 23rd Dec 08, 7:21 AM
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    catgirl-69
    Morning.

    They will be open as a normal boxing times...10-4

    I'm the perfume Specialist in my Superdrug...and I've had a quick peep at the reductions..

    Not quite sure whether it's 90%(unlikely), but there are heavy reductions on a lot of items. We are normally up to 60% cheaper anyway, but I think there's another 30-40% off Fragrance. Dont hold me to that...but there are some really great deals....
  • humblebumble
    Catgirl-69-"Yeah...gonna be in store too....dreading it. lol
    I work for Superdrug, and having to go in early on Boxing day to set up."

    As a shop assistant you have my entire sympathies. Why retailers have to open on Boxing Day beats me! People have been shopping ready for Christmas since October (or earlier!) they could easily go another day before they start again, allowing retail staff a little more time at home with their families. HeyHo!!! Still I am hugely grateful to still have a job in the current retail climate. Merry Christmas!!!
  • ThomasNo10
    Website is now up!
    • Silaqui
    • By Silaqui 23rd Dec 08, 9:59 AM
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    Silaqui
    Just looking on the website, why is the search so rubbish? I typed in 'vitamin e eye gel' with the search set to 'most relevant' just to see if the reductions were on already, and it gave me a load of fake tan products just because they contained vitamin e! Nothing to do with eyes at all! Am I missing something? lol
    Might have to just go on there at midnight and do a mad quick shop then!
    x
  • LydiaSophia
    I bet you anything that many people will be trying to get on the website at midnight it crashes!
    Lydia

  • tate1365
    i could not find anything that was mentioned on the orignal post they must have removed them untill tomoorow
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