How many stores does Ulta have in the US?

By: Dan MayerUpdated: March 25, 2021


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In August 4, 2018, Ulta operated 1,124 stores in 49 states and the District of Columbia. As of February 2, 2019, Ulta operates 1,174 retail stores across 50 states.

Just so, is Ulta still open?

In addition to curbside pickup, as we continue to reopen stores, we'll offer Buy Online Pickup in Store and of course, you can continue to shop on or the Ulta Beauty app. We look forward to seeing you again soon, however you choose to shop with us. Let's continue to take good care of each other.

Subsequently, question is, where was the first Ulta store?

The first five Ulta Beauty stores opened in various Illinois cities: Lombard, Naperville, Morton Grove, Mount Prospect and Arlington Heights. It started off as a Midwest company, and has since taken over the country. And its headquarters is still in Bolingbrook, IL.

Can you order online from Ulta?

The only orders accepted at the moment are through or the app to ensure payments are made electronically and contact is limited.

Does Ulta sell authentic products?

Big box beauty stores, like Ulta have dozens of skincare lines. These stores ARE NOT authorized retailers but obtain their stock from “diverters”. Diverted products can be the real thing, but they can also be counterfeit, diluted formulas, or old, expired formulas that may not be safe/effective to use.


Which is better Ulta Beauty or Sephora?

Ulta has more drugstore brands and I prefer their rewards program because it gives you a discount instead of picking from their gifts, like Sephora. Sephora gives samples though and they carry more professional brands and just have a more professional atmosphere. Sephora has better selection, ULTA has better prices.

Is Ulta only in the US?

Ulta Beauty, Inc., formerly known as Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance Inc., is an American chain of beauty stores in the United States, headquartered in Bolingbrook, Illinois. Ulta Beauty currently has 1,196 stores across all 50 states.

Does Ulta lift lashes?

Kim Kardashian's KKW Beauty isn't the only buzzy brand launching at ULTA: customized lash lifts and extensions are coming soon to the popular makeup retailer, thanks to Sugarlash PRO.

Are Ulta products made in China?

Other Over-priced Products: Ulta brand. Their stuff comes in pretty packaging and some of it looks similar to higher-end products. But the stuff I've tried doesn't work as well, and is often made in China. (They do have a nice line of scented body washes that are made in USA.)

Does Ulta have their own brand?

Ulta Beauty offers both high-end and drugstore cosmetics, skincare, and fragrances, in addition to its own brand of makeup, bath and body products, skincare, haircare, nail polish, fragrances and some men's products. Also, Colourpop Cosmetics launched in Ulta stores on February 25th, 2018.

What makeup brands does Ulta carry?

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  • ACURE.
  • AG Hair.
  • Ahava.
  • Alleyoop.
  • Almay.
  • Alpha Skin Care.
  • Alterna.
  • Amazing Cosmetics.

How much does Ulta charge to do your makeup?

Ulta Salon Price List
Service Price
Formal Makeup Application A make up application that includes enhanced make up techniques for a more dramatic look for those special momentswhether you are attending prom, walking the red carpet, or walking down the aisle. Add on strip lashes for $10. $60

Are Ulta and Sephora the same company?

Sephora has a reputation of selling more luxury beauty brands, while Ulta has long been considered as a retailer of drugstore brands. The reality is that these two stores aren't so different.

What does Ulta stand for?

Acronym Definition
ULTA Utah Land Title Association
ULTA Union Leaders Training Award
ULTA Union Labor Temple Association

Is Ulta an authorized retailer?

As an authorized dealer for professional salon/skincare products, Ulta sets their pricing at “suggested retail price”, the same as us – contrary to popular belief, they are not a beauty discount store!

Who is Ulta's target market?

Ulta's target customer is a true beauty enthusiast— the kind of shopper who's down to experiment with new beauty products and isn't afraid to own more than one of them.

Does Ulta ship internationally?

International. does not ship to international addresses. Guests can place order for delivery to Canada by visiting the Borderfree site at

Where is Ulta brand makeup made?

Other Over-priced Products: Ulta brand. Their stuff comes in pretty packaging and some of it looks similar to higher-end products. But the stuff I've tried doesn't work as well, and is often made in China.

How many brands does Ulta carry?

You'll find more than 25,000 products from approximately 500 beauty brands across all categories and price points, including our private label Ulta Beauty Collection.

Is Sephora French?

Owned by LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, the world's leading luxury goods group, Sephora was founded in France by Dominique Mandonnaud in 1970 and is defined by its unique, open-sell environment with an ever-increasing assortment of products from carefully curated brands, featuring indie darlings, emerging favorites,

What do Ulta workers wear?

black and white printed pants, grey pants or dresses, lilac (or lavender) tops, light pink (blush) tops, and ivory tops are now allowed. You are allowed to wear printed tops also, as long as the color scheme includes the allowed colors.