Boots 70% off sale: date of 2022 clearance event - plus which cosmetics and perfume brands are up for grabs

The high street retailer has previously slashed prices of household names, like L’Oreal, Ted Baker and Fenty

Beauty and fragrance lovers unite! The Boots 70% sale is now on.

Traditionally taking place in January, the legendary sales event has been moved in recent years due to Covid restrictions. This year, it commenced on March 14 - which means there are staggering deals to be had right now.

The pharmacy superstore hosts their sale to move leftover Christmas stock - and savvy shoppers can get some remarkable bargains.

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Here’s what you need to know.

Boots is currently offering 50% cuts to prices across many brands (image: AFP/Getty Images)

When will Boots 70% sale take place?

The clearance event typically takes place both online and in stores over the last weekend of January.

In 2022, it started on March 14 - it will run while stocks last.

As with last year, it is restricted to being in-store only as part of a drive to get consumers back on the high street.

It’s worth knowing the location and opening times of your local Boots store to beat the rush (image: Getty Images)

What discounts will shoppers find in Boots?

You need to head down to Boots to see what your local store has on offer.

You can expect to find numerous products from household brands included.

In the 2021 edition of the sales event, products from the likes of L’Oreal, Ted Baker, Yankee Candle and Boots’s own brand - No7 - were included.

Rihanna’s beauty brand Fenty is currently on sale in Boots 50% off sale (image: Getty Images)

What deals can you currently bag at Boots?

Boots’ sale is currently offering hefty 70% discounts across hundreds of items in store.

If you can’t make it to a physical store, there are some great deals available on-line, with 50% off certain products. Here are some of our favourite bargains:

Top tips for 70% off sale shopping

If you want to get hold of the best bargains possible when you head out for the Boots 70% off sale, it’s worth bearing a few things in mind:

  1. Make sure you know where your local store is and what its opening hours are
  2. Prepare a list of the products or types of product you want and get a sense of their typical non-sale prices
  3. Set yourself a spending limit to avoid putting yourself under financial pressure
  4. If you haven’t done so already, join the Boots Advantage Card loyalty scheme. It offers four points for every £1 you spend. These points can then be used to knock money off future purchases.

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