Your Basket is Empty
Sign in to see items you may have added previously.
See samples, rewards and promotions in .

Item Added to Basket

Free Shipping!

You're only $50.00 away from Free Shipping.

Post in Insiders

Active Promo Codes #19

Codes Updated: 7/9/19


Hey BIC!

I do my best to keep the main thread updated but you may want to check the rest of thread for the most current info.


If you want to receive email notifications for new promos, subscribe to this thread:


How you can contribute & make this list better:

- Post pictures of promos and codes

- Comment w/suggestions of how to make this list more helpful or convenient

- Post additional info for promo items: sizes, expiration dates, minimums, values, etc.

*Please read the codes list & comments to prevent duplicate posts about promos



This thread is for US codes (some codes may be both Canadian and US).

For the Canadian Promo Code board, see this thread:  


Minimum purchase requirements are typically:

* $25 for promo codes that aren't limited to VIB and/or Rouge

* $35 for VIB/Rouge promo codes


For reference, Sephora lists many Promo Codes/ Beauty Offers on this page too: 


Active Codes include (See photo or comments for details)

$25 minimum GWPs:



$30+ minimum GWPs:


VIB / Rouge GWP



RECENTLY OOS or Expired: 



Photos (last updated 7/9/19): 




Ugh, not Birthday Suit AGAIN! I just chose this one this...

Ugh, not Birthday Suit AGAIN! I just chose this one this morning because of the other lip items - I was a little hesitant, though, because I had a feeling what the tarte one would be.

Re: Active Promo Codes #19

Does anyone know if they will offer different bags for cyber Monday ? I wish they had the price point less than $45. 

Re: Active Promo Codes #19

there will be one @ $35.$45 and up

Re: Active Promo Codes #19

@BeautyWonder I doubt they would release more bags so close, but you never know. Last year, they did a new sample every hour for 12 hours, with $20.

Re: Active Promo Codes #19

@ohheyitscindyk  Thanks for the info 

RE: Active Promo Codes #19

for CANADA 🇨🇦 samples are only 8 instead of 10 for the US side also the PACK LIGHT sample bag is missing the HG hourglass mascara in the picture but it shows in the promotional picture at homepage of the app. BEWARE

Re: Active Promo Codes #19

GOBIGGER (and GOBIG) is on, everyone! Enjoy Smiley Happy

Re: Active Promo Codes #19

Thank you! Just placed a new order~~😉😉😉

Active Promo Codes #19

READYTOJET is OOS which stinks since they took away the GOBIGGER option on black Friday. making me question purchasing today or on Cyber Monday

Re: Active Promo Codes #19

mondays buy ins wont be as pricey 

Re: Active Promo Codes #19

Wow, I've never seen a $90 buy in before, and the bags are basically remixes of old Sephora Play! boxes. Easy pass on the holiday bags this year, especially because I received an order today with two of the old Play! boxes. They cost $16 (I used the 20% discount) for 10 samples + 2 perfumes + 2 more samples from checkout, and they're samples I am actually interested in.


I am a little disappointed that they didn't put more effort into curating some awesome holiday bags because I'm always down for a good GWP.

Re: Active Promo Codes #19

I'm kind of happy that i think the bags are ugly this year... much less tempting. $90 or $45 for foils just isn't doing it for me.

Re: Active Promo Codes #19



Details & dates below, note that the discount is now off $75, not $50, as in previous years.




@Lazybeautybeast Smiley Happy

this is disappointing, but I usually saved these coupons...

this is disappointing, but I usually saved these coupons for my "luxury items". (last year I bought my first tom ford palette) it's still a better discount than 20% off

Re: Active Promo Codes #19

Yeah, not really excited by this at all. I actually held off shopping last weekend thinking the $25 off $50 and I thought I’d be a smart shopper. Jokes on me 😐

This is also why I haven’t re-Rouged this year, even though I’ve hit Rouge every other year since the program started. The benefits have been diluted so much, and if all I’m getting at a couple of extra 20% off weekends, we’ll i can get that AND great gift bags at just about every other retailer out there.


Let’a do the math: $25 off $50 = 50% off if you shop precisely, but $25 off $75 = 33.3% off. I know, it’s still a great deal BUT I didn’t plan to buy $75 worth of stuff, just wanted $50 worth of merchandise, so now thisncoupon is pretty much useless to me. I have to hunt down $25 worth of items I truly want to receive a smaller percentage deal? Not savvy shopping for me personally. 


In addition, this used to be a gift card, so you could also get a GWP along with the $ off, so it was a really nice perk once, but now it isn’t as special and Rouge is barely getting more than the next tier down despite spending more than twice as much as those benefitting at VIB level. 


But let’s not forget that the other tiers have been impacted as well. $20 off $50 = 40%, while $20 off $75 drops the discount to 26.7%. I know a lot of retailers right now have at least 25% off AND let you stack GWP offers with their discounts.


Finally, BI used to get $15 off $50 = 30% discount, but that now has dropped to $15 off $75, which is 20%, so it’s on par of the discounts that lots of places offer at this time of year. 

same. was looking to get a christmas gift with the coupon...

same. was looking to get a christmas gift with the coupon. I was just happy I got the notification the same day the vendor's 20% off was ending. So I was able to get it off their website instead. I don't need anything else right now so it would just be 25$ spent to get it for "free" with the regular price set I was hoping to purchase.

Re: Active Promo Codes #19

Wow that sucks! I figured since they did so many 20% off sales that it would affect the Holiday discount one - still stinks though....

Re: Active Promo Codes #19

wow! severely disappointed.

so that makes this coupon go from 40% off to like 26%off...

so that makes this coupon go from 40% off to like 26%off if my math is right, so dissapointed as this used to be my favorite deal of the year and now its barely different than the previous sale 😪 what is happening to sephora?

Re: so that makes this coupon go from 40% off to like 26%off...

@DEL28 Exactly! This is a lot less enticing. Many brands offer 25% off or more (+ multiple freebies!) on their own websites for Black Friday/Cyber Monday, so this is not much of a deal anymore.

Re: so that makes this coupon go from 40% off to like 26%off...

@DEL28 I’m guessing with the extra bonus sales they held this year (three maybe?), it almost evens out. I was able to pick up more gift sets this year as they dropped at different dates, at a discount. It’s a bummer, but I’ve definitely saved more this year overall due to the extra sales.