Sephora and fans, Sephora 20% off sale event is coming this August 2018. Use coupon code: YESROUGE for Rouge, YESVIB for VIB and YESINSIDER for BI! Plus, an exciting new Beauty Insider Program updates this month including $100 gift card rewards for VIB Rouge and so much more!

Sephora 20% Off Sale Event 2018

In celebration of our Beauty Insider members, we are offering exclusive access to this year’s Beauty Insider Appreciation Event. Dates — Rouge: Fri 8/24 – Mon 9/3, VIB and Insider: Thurs 8/30 – Mon 9/3.

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Here’s the breakdown:

Rouge, you shop the event early beginning Fri 8/24. This means you get 20% off on the hottest beauty products before anyone else. You can continue to shop the entire event through Monday 9/3.

VIB and Insiders get to shop, too! Starting Thursday 8/30, VIB will receive 15% off and Insiders will receive 10% off your purchase.

You can use your discount one time online or as many times as you want in-store. Check your email to get your code!

Want more details? Check out our FAQs:

What is the Beauty Insider Appreciation Event?

This is a special event to celebrate our Beauty Insiders and the recent changes to the Beauty Insider program. This promo is a great excuse to splurge, restock favorites, and start stocking up on fall newness.

What’s the offer?

Rouge gets 20% off, VIB gets 15% off and Insiders save 10%. Plus, Rouge (we see you!) gets to shop early before VIB and Insider.

What if I like to order online?

That’s cool. You can redeem the offer on both US and CA sites. Please note that online orders are one time use however you are welcome to shop as frequently as you’d like in-store.

Can I redeem the offer more than once?

Online you may redeem the offer one time but if you forget something the first time around, don’t even stress. The offer can be used as many times as you want in-store.

What’s my code to shop?

You can shop one time online with your code below based on your tier:




You can also bring your barcode into store to use as many times as you want. Check your email to get your store barcode!

Wait, why are the dates split?

As a benefit of our top tier of membership, Rouge gets to shop the event early.

Is this offer available in Canada?

Yes! Some Canada stores may be closed on Mon 9/3 for Labor Day so be sure to call your store for holiday hours and closures.

What about Sephora inside JCPenney?

The offer is valid in Sephora inside JCPenney stores however, the offer is not valid on

Are there any exclusions?

In one word, yes. In lots of words: The offer cannot be applied to previous purchases, gift cards, Flash shipping or PLAY! by Sephora subscriptions, or combined with any other promotional offers. Not valid on purchases of Dyson, customizable sets online or through Sephora’s Customer Service. Clients are limited to three Drunk Elephant-branded items per transaction and three Tatcha-branded items per transaction. Merchandise quantities may be limited, see store for details.

Sephora Beauty Insider Program Updates

We are updating the Beauty Insider program with exciting changes that include:

  • More Points – VIB and Rouge now earn points faster. VIB members earn 1.25 points for every $1 spent and Rouge members earn 1.5 points for every dollar spent. (Insider members continue to earn 1 point for every dollar spent.)
  • More Choice – VIB and Rouge can now choose between a birthday gift from our brands or 250 bonus points
  • More Rewards – 5X More Rewards including our newest rewards: $100 Rouge Reward for Rouge and full size product for VIB and Rouge

In addition to these new benefits you will continue to have all the great benefits you have today; exclusive access to brands and events, unique experiences, classes, the BI Community. This is a 1st step in a multi-year journey. We are going to continue to listen to your feedback and look forward to building on this program in the future. 

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More Points

How can I earn more points?

Rouge members will start earning 1.5 points for every dollar spent and VIB members will start to earn 1.25 points for every dollar spent.  Insider members will continue to earn 1 point for every dollar

More Choice

What new choices do I have in the Beauty Insider program?

VIB and Rouge members are now eligible to choose between a Birthday Gift or 250 bonus points!   All clients will also have more rewards to choose from in the Rewards Bazaar.

More Rewards

Full Size

How can I use my points to redeem full size products?

Each month, we will release 2-3 full size products from our favorite brands in the Rewards Bazaar. VIB and Rouge will have access to redeem their points for these products while supplies last.

Rouge Reward:

What is a Rouge Reward and who can use one?

A Rouge Reward is a non-transferable $100 reward available to Rouge members in exchange for redemption of 2,500 Beauty Insider points, while supplies last on a first-come-first-served basis.  A $100 Rouge Reward then can be used online or in store for the purchase of merchandise only.  Merchandise does not include e-gift cards, gift cards, a FLASH Shipping subscription, a Play! Subscription, taxes or shipping.  Employees of Sephora, Sephora inside JCPenney, and JCPenney are not eligible to redeem points for Rouge Rewards. Rouge Rewards expire 90 calendar days after the email confirmation date (details below).

How do I redeem a Rouge Reward?

Starting on August 28th, the $100 Rouge Reward will be available in the Rewards Bazaar every Tuesday and Thursday in limited quantities while supplies last. Rewards go live at 9am Pacific Time. Rouge Reward may sell out but more will become available each Tuesday and Thursday at 9am Pacific Time.

Where and how can I use my Rouge Reward?

A Rouge Reward can be used online and at Sephora stores in the US and Canada to purchase merchandise.  A Rouge Reward cannot be used in Puerto Rico stores, at Sephora inside JCPenney stores or at

Can I use my Rouge Reward in multiple transactions?

The Rouge Reward can only be redeemed once. The full $100 amount must be used in a single transaction; any remaining value will not be reimbursed.

How quickly will I receive and be able to use my Rouge Reward after I redeem points for it?

After you redeem points for a Rouge Reward in the Rewards Bazaar, you will receive a confirmation email within 24 hours that will provide a link to generate a code and instructions on how to use the code to purchase merchandise. The code, once received via the link, is immediately available for use. The code can be viewed multiple times from the same confirmation email, but the code will expire after 90 days from the date of the email. 

Can I use my Rouge Reward in conjunction with promotional discounts or codes?

A Rouge Reward cannot be used in conjunction with any promotional discounts or codes.

Can my Rouge Reward Expire?

Yes.  The Rouge Reward code expires 90 days after the date of the confirmation email containing the link used to generate the code.  If the $100 value is not used during this period it will be forfeited.

Additional Program Questions:

Do Rouge members still receive free Custom Makeovers?

Rouge members still receive free custom makeovers with no minimum purchase for the remainder of 2018. Don’t forget, all Beauty Insider members receive free 45-minute custom makeovers when you spend $50 or more.  An appointment is required for all custom makeovers, visit to make an appointment.  

What is my FLASH Shipping benefit as a Rouge member in the US?

As a Rouge member in the US, you can opt in to unlimited, free 2-day FLASH Shipping on No minimum purchase is required.

What is my shipping benefit as a Rouge member in Canada?

As a Rouge member in Canada, you will continue to receive free standard shipping. No minimum purchase is required.

Is the Rouge Private Hotline still available to Rouge members?

Yes, Rouge members still get a dedicated private hotline. Please call 1-855-55-ROUGE to speak with a Beauty Advisor.

Where can I go to find all of my Beauty Insider account information?

Starting on August 14th you will see a new version of your Beauty Insider profile that will be your destination for everything Beauty Insider related. You can view your year-to-date activity and your current points balance, redeem rewards and gifts and learn about your Beauty Insider benefits.

When will these changes go in to effect?

You will start to see some changes on August 14th and updates will continue through the end of the month.

See Sephora promo code page here.

Top beauty brands at Sephora

The highlighted brands are Sephora exclusive or brands that don’t do 20% off often!

Algenist | Amazing Cosmetics | AmorePacific | Anastasia Beverly Hills | BareMinerals |  Beautyblender |  Becca | Benefit | Besame | Bite Beauty | Boscia | Burberry | Buxom |

Caudalie | Ciate | Clinique | Clarins | Charlotte Tilubury | Chosungah 22 | Cover FX |

| Dior | Dr Brandt | Dr Dennis Gross | Drunk Elephant | Farsali | First Aid Beauty | Estee Lauder |

Estee Edit by Estee Lauder |Fenty Beauty by Rihanna| Formula X | FRESH | Giorgio Armani |

Givenchy | GLAMGLOW | Glow Recipe | Guerlain |Herbivore |  Hourglass | Huda Beauty  | HUM | J. One

Jack Black |Kaplan MD | Kat Von D | Kate Somerville | Kevyn Aucoin | Kiehl’s | KORRES | L’Occitane | La Mer |  Lancome

Laneige | Lashfood | Laura Mercier | lilah b. | Make Up For Ever | Marc Jacobs Beauty |

| Marvis | Milk Makeup | Moroccanoil | NARS |Ole Henriksen | Omorovicza | Origins | PAT McGRATH LABS | Peter Thomas Roth | REN |

Sephora Collection |SK-II | Skin Inc | Skin Laundry | Smashbox | Stila | Sunday Riley| Surratt |  TATCHA | Tarte | Tata Harper  | The Ordinary | Tom Ford |  Too Faced |

| Tony Moly| Trestique | Urban Decay | Violet Voss | Viseart |Wander Beauty | Yves Saint Laurent |

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There are new items in the SEPHORA Rewards Bazaar, you can use Sephora points to redeem for free. Pick three free samples with any purchase (no minimum) here. See Sale page here. See Sephora Weekly Wow Deals at 9AM. See all available kits at Sephora Favorites. See Sephora near me. Shop Sephora Play (no subscription) $10 + free shipping. Sephora at JCP. Sephora Play beauty box sub.
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