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Address: 15 East 37th Street, New York City, NY 10016
Phone Number: 212-725-3625
Activities: Shopping
Description: Big name samples and other bargains on perfumes and cosmetics.

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Good Bargains - interesting items!

For those who have poorly reviewed the store -- its because they don't understand that's it NOT a high end store. Its part closeout store, part dollar store, part random item... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

For those who have poorly reviewed the store -- its because they don't understand that's it NOT a high end store. Its part closeout store, part dollar store, part random item store and definitely a place if you're not picky to get new lipstick, mascara, blush, etc -- and not necessarily low brand - I've seen versace, lancome, mac, clarins,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Not worth my time or money. Saw YouTube videos about bargains and got very excited about it. As you go through the isles looking for high end or even drugstore brands you get very disappointed. Try've got old, bad kept items, of completely obscure brands and some tiny trial size Elizabeth Arden stuff. Again, not worth the hype. Do not... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We stumbled on this place while sightseeing. Coming from Australia, the prices here are much, much cheaper than at home. A wide range of cosmetic brands such as Almay, Revlon and L'Oreal, but also a few other random things like Fila moisture-wicking sports socks (6 pairs for $5! ) and kids fluffy toys. Well worth a visit.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

You'll find cool stuff for a few bucks, such as La Roche, revlon or Estee Lauder at a good reasonable price. Sometimes they don't have enough stock, but if you stay a few days in town, try to go back because they put back stuff almost everyday.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

This place is great! definitely stop by if you are from out of town. prices are so great, and the place is always full of customers, so the merchandise is always new. can't beat em!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

I went there yesterday, I noticed when I got home that on my receipt I was overcharged for an item and then charged twice for a few other items!!!! I went back to the store with the receipt and pic of the item on my phone of the price label and u can see that the prices are diff! They... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2008

Every girl should visit this place. Deeply discounted name brand cosmetics - give yourself time to explore :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2006

Big savings on name brands: Chanel, Este Lauder, Stila...you name it! Items are organized and in good condition. It is makeup heaven and a bargain. The prices a re a dream come true.

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Address: 15 East 37th Street, New York City, NY 10016
Phone Number: 212-725-3625
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown

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