Sephora Gift Cards

The checkout counter inside Sephora

There are three types of Sephora gift cards.

Sephora gift cards come in three forms: physical gift cards, eGift cards, and store merchandise credit.

Sephora Gift Card
  1. SephoraPhysical Gift Card:

    physical gift card with a 16-digit card number and 8-digit PIN

  2. eGift Card:

    virtual gift cards with a 16-digit card number and 8-digit PIN

  3. Store Merchandise Credit:

    Physical card with a 16-digit card number and no PIN

Sephora and JCPenney are ending their relationship.

Back in 2006, JCPenney signed a deal and made Sephora their exclusive beauty product seller. But in 2022, Sephora decided not to renew their 15-year contract with JCPenney, and began a partnership with Kohl's instead.

Sephora inside JCPenney shops started permanently closing in September 2022 and will continue to close through January 2023. What's that mean? JCPenney and Sephora gift cards are no longer interchangeable. If you still have a balance on your Sephora Inside JCPenney gift card, you can use it on beauty purchases from for now.

Where can I use my Sephora gift card?

A person holding up a Sephora gift card

You can use your Sephora gift card to make purchases at any Sephora store or on You can also use your Sephora gift card at "Sephora at Kohl's" stores, but you won't be able to use it on

You can no longer use a JCPenney gift card or a Sephora inside JCPenney gift card on purchases from But, you can use your Sephora inside JCPenney gift card at any remaining Sephora inside JCPenney store locations — or on beauty purchases from — until further notice.

How long do Sephora gift cards last?

In short, your answer is forever! Sephora gift cards never expire, so you have as long as you want to spend it at Sephora in stores, online, or in the Sephora app. You can also use Sephora gift cards at "Sephora at Kohl's" store locations.

How do I buy Sephora gift cards?

There are three ways you can buy Sephora gift cards:

  1. In-Store:

    At any Sephora store or authorized retailer in the U.S. and Canada

  2. Online:

    At, in the Sephora app (iOS / Android), or from an authorized online retailer

  3. By Phone:

    Call Sephora Customer Service at 1-877-SEPHORA

But just a heads up — you can only buy eGift Cards online.

Where can I buy Sephora gift cards?

a person holding up a sephora gift card sold at Rite Aid

Of course, you can buy gift cards directly from Sephora, but you can also buy them from authorized stores.

The following stores sell Sephora gift cards in-store:

  • Best Buy

  • Home Depot

  • Kroger

  • Lowe's

  • Rite Aid

  • Walmart

These stores do not sell Sephora gift cards:

  • BJ's

  • Costco

  • CVS

  • Publix

  • Sam's Club

  • Target

  • Walgreens

Save up to 11% when you buy discounted Sephora gift cards.

Yes, you can buy Sephora gift cards at a discount from sites like Raise, CardBear, and GiftCardGranny! Discounts change constantly and vary from site to site, but we've seen Sephora gift cards sell for 11% off their face value.

You can view Sephora's full gift card policy for more info.