WHAT MAKEUP BRANDS HAVE THE BEST LOYALTY CLUBS?

by Christina


  1. Sephora
  2. Ulta
  3. Tarte
  4. Julep
  5. Lancome
  6. Smashbox
  7. Bare Escentuals
  8. Stila *upcoming in 2015!


SEPHORA:

  • 3 Levels: "Beauty Insider", "VIB", & "VIB Rouge"
  • Free to join!
  • Points for every $1 you spend = 1 pt.
  • The more points you accumulate, the better the rewards/samples.
  • Each time you move up a level, you get a bonus reward!
  • Spend over $360 in a calendar year to reach VIB status.
  • Sephora sends you a cute deluxe size sample gift set on your birthday.
  • First "dibs" on new makeup items not yet available and special deluxe sample offers with purchases.
  • FREE SHIPPING on ALL orders once VIB Rouge status is reached!

(above) Sephora's Bday Gift

ULTA:

  • Free to join!
  • Earn one point for ea. $1 you spend.
  • Redeem points on anything you want!
  • Points DO expire after an entire year.
  • Free gift on your birthday and double points all month long during same month!
  • Spend more than $400 in a calendar yr. and upgrade to Platinum status = earn points 25% faster and they NEVER expire once you reach this status
Free Beauty Samples Bag

Free Beauty Samples Bag

TARTE: 

  • Free Samples.
  • Discounts like free shipping and 25% off coupon codes!
  • Treat on your birthday.
  • Earn points for ea. $1 you spend at Tart.com AND for ea. product you review at tarte.com >up to 10 points per month!
  • Earn points for inviting a new member to make their first purchase at tarte.com.
  • Bonus deluxe sample given with every 100 points earned!
  • 20 % on purchases made on your birthday.
  • Reach 500 points = $50 to shop at tarte.com! *must redeem w/in 90 days of date of issue
(above) Tarte Gift Kit

(above) Tarte Gift Kit

JULEP:

  • Earn "Jules" or points that you can spend on a monthly Maven Box at Juelp OR use towards the "Jule Box" section on the Julep site OR they can be used towards add-ons on monthly Maven boxes.
  • Reach 2000 Jules = 1 free Maven box & 5000 = 1 free Maven Luxe Box.
  • Use a referral link for friends = ea. time a friend uses your link you earn a $15 credit to enjoy on julep.com
  • You get 100 points just for joining Maven!
  • Earn 300 Jules ea. monthly Maven box you take and up to 1000 Jules depending on which box you choose!
  • Get 200 Jules on your birthday and 500 on your anniversary month!
  • If you cancel your subscription, you will forfeit ANY Jules you have in your account! 
  • You can't pay for part of your Monthly Maven box> it must be @ least the min. 2000 points in order to get the free box>BUT you can use towards add-ons w/your Maven Box as the items avail. are under 2000 points!

LANCOME:

  • Earn 10 points per every $1 you spend.
  • Earn up to 50 points every time you connect with them on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, & Foursquare.
  • Earn up to 100 points when you add your birthday, phone ,number, and addy.
  • Earn 50 points when you join and 50 BONUS points with your first purchase!
  • Redeem for skincare, makeup, and fragrances!
  • You can turn your points into private beauty consultations, all-inclusive spa services, & even products from Lancome's VIP partners!
  • Membership IS free! {OMG!}

SMASHBOX:

  • Earn 5 points for every $1 you spend!
  • 500 points = $10 reward certificate *can only be used on your next purchase and points are earned 30 days AFTER your purchase ships!
  • Get a bonus deluxe sample w/every order!
  • Special gift offers w/purchase of $35 or more every Tuesday & Thursday!*must checkout during 9am-2pm PT on those days and free gift will automatically be added to your shopping cart
  • Free Birthday Gift during your birthday month!
  • Fantastic Deals & Sales for "Last call chances" on beauty items before they disappear for good.
  • Free to join.

BARE ESCENTUALS:

  • Free present your birthday!
  • Free to join.
  • Once you complete your profile and select your own Personal Sale Day to get 15% off anything.
  • Spend $150, get $10 off a future purchase.
  • Get special invites to members only events in your area.
Bare Minerals Starter Kit (also Bare Escentuals)

Bare Minerals Starter Kit (also Bare Escentuals)

STILA:

  • Program launching in 2015!
  • Promises to deliver more points, exclusive offers, & more members-only benefits to reward you for your purchases and loyalty.
  • A special announcement is promised on their site *will update this info once it becomes available!