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Ulta GWPs

This thread will be for Ulta GWPs only.  Share ulta promos here.  


Please do NOT post requests for the spreadsheet in this thread.  Please post requests for the Ulta GWP google spread sheet in this thread:


A list of in store coupons is here:


Let's keep this thread on topic!


Ulta points refresher (because yes, it is that complicated):



Item #1 - $53.50

Item #3 - $108.50 (and is eligible for a certain item/brand 5x multiplier)

* There is also a 5x all purchase multiplier and you are platinum so you get 1.25x

Total Spent - $162

Base Points Earned - 162

Platinum .25x Earned - 41 (162 * .25 = 40.5, and rounding up)

5x All Purchases Earned - 648 (it ends up being 4x because you don't count the base points)

5x Item/Brand Earned - 434

Total Points Earned - 1285


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Please add product id numbers and sku numbers so people can find items on ulta.  

Just to clarify, there is an item number that Ulta lists on the website, right under the picture of the item.


The product id is the number given to the item in the URL.  So Ulta's site follows this formula of having the url and then the very last part of the url is "productId=xlsImpprod" followed by an 8 digit number.  If you use that "productId" number you can get to the page of any item on ulta. 

It's not a search, but the direct url to the page. 

Click on any product, and then view the url in the address bar.  It will look like this: ulta's website (not using the actual domain because BT admins don't like that) /prep-prime-fix?productId=xlsImpprod15921204  Replace the 8 digit product id of the item you want to see with the id of the product you're looking for.


My very unofficial Ulta point multiplier to approximate percent discount chart:

(This is a number where I use the multiplier to divide by 2000 to see how many dollars I would have to spend in order to redeem a $125 reward.  E.g. 2000 points divided by 1 point multiplier means I have to spend $2000 to get the $125 reward.  Adding how much I had to spend ($2000) + the reward ($125), and then using the reward ($125) to divide the total purchase ($2125), I get a discount of approximately 6% based on the total purchase.  Note: the total purchase is based on the concept that you are spending just enough to reach the next $125 reward and combines the reward value with how much money you had to spend to get that reward.


Total Purchase21251725145811251014925792740696625596569525401392375367360347341336325320315


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@niki172 So you think you don’t need geometry huh?


On a serious note, I use geometry almost daily, when I make sandwiches or quesadillas. Whether I use pre-sliced cheese or cut from a chunk, the cheese slices are never the exact shape of the bread. And I don’t like wasting stuff. So I cut them up and re-arrange. It’s half Tetris and half Tangram (ancient Chinese shapes game), I have fun with it! Is my geek flag flying? 😉

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@RGbrown You saw this, right? 😉


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And also this. Doesn’t include their new Winter Trend Nail Polish 2020 Collection (which is pretty sheer from what I hear), but does include the older ones.


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Although somehow I doubt you'll be needing that step-by-step guide... 😁

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I was intrigued by the pic with two polishes, and then sad to see they aren't included in the gwp. I'm really curious about what's in the booklet though 😂 There's no Essie on my current wishlist though, so I doubt this'll make it's its way home with me.


I did see the Exuviance! I'm still well stocked on vitamin c from last year's 50% off repackaging blowout, but am debating grabbing a toner or two 🤔

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@RGbrown That’s lame that they didn’t include those 2 polishes... I also assumed they would be included, based on the photo. Boo.

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New multiplier!





ETA: we have a new brand tonight. Welcome Scent-Organix!



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See I have a love/hate relationship with this day. For example I don't need the new LORAC pro palette noir, but it looks sooooo pretty and elegant. Then again where am I going where I need to look pretty and elegant? I'm sure the nurses at doctor's appointments will appreciate me getting glammed up LOL!



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I bought all 3 of her new larger palettes. They are stunning! 100% recommend. 

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THIS is the sale that makes me weak in the knees. So thrilled it's back and really, I have to say Ulta had an AWESOME diamond & platinum 10x appreciation day this year. I know I've been fussy about a couple of gwps and perks days, and there have definitely been disappointments, but all is well again seeing the 10x palette extravaganza. 😻LOVE!!!

Still seeing 10% on rakuten at the time of this post. If your curious, here's what I grabbed, all items all 10x, and omg check out those Nabla cutie Coral swatches! (I'm not even sure the picture does it justice.)



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New gwp!







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Fyi, if you are quick:


Beautybreak, $175 bag, and 19pc hair gift all stack. Use buy more save more trick to drop total. 10% at rakuten.

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Nice haul @alexalicious! Now you’ll have 2 of those bags with chain and bow. 😉

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Make sure you check those cashback sites. Rakuten is 10% today.



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First Aid Beauty Free Beauty Break 5 Piece Gift with $50 purchase




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App exclusive deal for the day




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Has anyone heard rumblings about an upcoming 20% prestige coupon? I have quite a few points burning a hole in my pocket and a need to stock up on some necessary items (as well as a few Christmas gifts). It seems like it's been forever since we last got a coupon.

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I'm with you! Come on...I want a 20%. I've waited so long! They've been stingy with those this year! (Probably understandably so but...come on!)

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New gwp!







ETA: we have a new brand as well. Hello Glamnetic!




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For some reason, I wasn't able to check out yesterday with this GWP 😪   

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Here's what I got in the still available $175 megabag. Maybe not so mega, but it's almost as described. Missing: The strivectin line blur listed was not included. Sub: My derm-e was vitamin c cleansing paste instead of vit c serum. My nudestick was as described: I got it in the shade Kiss. Bag is neoprene with a puckered trim and cheapy chain. Its not classy but ok for storage. The big bow on the front is cheap floppy ribbon. This had potential as a bag, would have been great in satin with a velvet or silk ribbon but we aren't even close. Bag contents as ok, not a wow with regards to value and only has a few newer items. Hope this helps you decide if you are on the fence about it. edit: check that your caps closed. I had a couple of loose ones and this is the 2nd time recently receiving a dried out Boscia item because the cap was not sealed.









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One more detail shot of the bag so you can see the chain length and what I mean about the quality. Daylight isn't doing this bag any favors. If they want to offer a bag that looks usable as a handbag they should put more thought into the quality and execution. This is more suited for a child.


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@alexalicious Oftentimes, when you post photos of GWPs, all I end up staring at is your lovely house decor! 😁

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