Ulta beauty, Inc., is an American beauty retail chain headquartered in Bolingbrook, Illinois. The beauty giant deals in cosmetics, fragrances, nail products amongst others and each store comes up with the privilege of a beauty salon. Now let’s discuss the topic.
The answer is yes! Ulta Beauty does accept Apple Pay across all its stores and whilst using the mobile app. Along with other contactless payment modes like Android Pay, Samsung Pay, Debit and Credit cards, it is happy to take in Apple Pay as well.
Ulta stores and Apple Pay
Before visiting your preferred Ulta store, it’s better to verify and make sure that they accept Apple Pay in case you’re only carrying your phone as money. All you have to do is to click on the Apple Maps app on your phone and search for the Ulta store you want to visit. After finding the store, you need to pull down the details section and below you will find the “ Useful to Know” sub-section, where either “ Accepts Apple Pay” or the symbol of Apple Pay will be mentioned along with other contactless payment methods. This confirms whether your selected store takes in Apple pay or not.
Although every Ulta store accepts Apple Pay it’s not at all harmful to check once and be on the safe side.
The Ulta app is available on the App Store and Google Play store for the loyal customers to download and access all the facilities provided by the retail giant. There on the app you can easily find Apple Pay as one of the cashless payment methods available along with modes like Credit Card, PayPal, Rewards or Gift Card. But to be able to pay via Apple Pay, you must have the Apple Pay app already installed and set up beforehand.
Perks of using Apple Pay
Apple Pay and Ulta Beauty now have been united for several years to ensure smooth, fast and hassle-free payment experience for the customers. Using Apple Pay as a mode of payment does have its advantages and we will list a few for you:
- Customers can easily and quickly pay through the one-click pay option available on Apple Pay.
- The transaction takes place in the blink of an eye and reduces the over-reliance on cash.
- Apple Pay is hassle free and very, very secure compared to cash or any other contactless payment methods.
- One can receive discounts by linking their debit card to Apple Pay.
- Customers can also receive constant cashbacks if they regularly make payments at Ulta Beauty via Apple Pay.
Cashbacks via Apple Pay
Yes, you read it right, regular payments at Ulta Beauty through Apple Pay lands you with Cashbacks. Apple Pay card holders usually get cashbacks with every transaction they make. You can receive as high as 3% cashback on every transaction you make via Apple Pay. So it is suggestable to regularly make payments via Apple Pay and receive cashbacks which would eventually result in huge savings and you could maybe get your hair dyed at Ulta with those hard saved money without actually having the feeling to have spent much money.
You can now without any worry easily avail all the services provided at Ulta and pay through Apple Pay. It’s hassle-free, fast and more secure than any other contactless payment mode available at your fingertip.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Can you use Apple Pay to make payments for Salon services at Ulta Beauty?
Yes, just like for buying products from the stores you can easily pay for the Salon services through Apple Pay. Whether its haircut, hair dye, manicure, pedicure you can simply pay for these services with the tip of your finger.
2.Does the Ulta website accept Apple Pay?
No, even though the customer service at Ulta affirms that Apple Pay is an accepted method of payment on Ulta.com, you cannot make payments via Apple Pay. This payment mode is not yet available on the official website.
3.Does Ulta accept Afterpay ?
Ulta Beauty now accepts Afterpay. Customers need to simply add the product on the Shopping Bag of the website or the mobile app and on the checkout choose Afterpay as the mode of payment. The selected products must amount between $35 and $1,000 and only selected items are eligible for Afterpay.
4. What are the other payment methods available on Ulta.com?
Apart from Apple Pay and Afterpay, customers can pay their bills via :
- American Express
- Ulta Gift Cards
- Ultimate Rewards
- Ulta credit Cards