MAC Cosmetics student discount

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20% off

MAC Cosmetics offer a 20% off student discount.

The discount is valid online and in-store with a UNiDAYS account. Don’t worry if you don’t have an account yet - it’s free to sign up and you can start enjoying the discount straight away!

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About MAC Cosmetics

MAC Cosmetics is a huge company, with millions of fans across the globe. The brand’s high-quality products are loved by beauty bloggers and makeup artists alike, and can always be found backstage at the world's most prestigious fashion shows.

Part of the Estee Lauder group of companies, MAC Cosmetics’ product range is sold today in over 105 countries worldwide as the brand continues to develop new categories, products and collections.

MAC has impressive collaborations with various prominent celebrities and beauty influencers, from Rihanna to Manny MUA.

MAC Cosmetics product examples

MAC covers all your makeup and skincare needs with its vast product range. You’ll find everything from moisturisers and primers to foundations, eye shadows, lipsticks, mascaras and more. Every product comes in a huge variety of colours to suit all complexions.

Mac Studio Fix Foundation

Mac Studio Fix Foundation

Mac Fix+ Setting Spray

Mac Fix+ Setting Spray

Mac Lipsticks

Mac Lipsticks

How to get student discount at MAC Cosmetics

How to get MAC Cosmetics student discount with a UNiDAYS account

It’s easy to get your 20% student discount at MAC Cosmetics - just follow these simple steps:

  • Click here to go to the MAC Cosmetics student discount page
  • Sign in to your UNiDAYS account
  • Copy your code and paste it at the checkout when you finish shopping
  • Enjoy your discount!

Can I use my student discount in-store?

Yes - you can get your 20% off in standalone MAC Cosmetics stores by showing your digital UNiDAYS ID.

Frequently asked questions about MAC Cosmetics student discount

Check out our collection of frequently asked questions about MAC Cosmetics student discount below. If you’ve got a question we haven’t answered on this page, just leave a comment, or get in touch through our Facebook group where there are plenty of other people on hand to help.

Can all students use student discount at MAC Cosmetics?

Yes - all you need is valid student email account so you can verify your student status for UNiDAYS. Full-time, part-time and distance learning students should all have a university email address (ending in and should therefore all qualify for a UNiDAYS account!

Are any items excluded from MAC Cosmetics student discount?

Most items are included, but you won’t be able to use the discount against delivery charges, gift vouchers, gift sets, mini mac or limited edition products, including the Pro Range.

Can I use my MAC Cosmetics student discount with any other offers?

Unfortunately, you can only use the discount on full-price items. You won’t be able to combine your MAC student discount code with any other codes or offers.

MAC Cosmetics sales, offers, and promotions

MAC Cosmetics has plenty of sales throughout the year where you can save on overstocked limited edition items or items which are being discontinued. The savings can be pretty high, so it’s well worth checking out this section of the site. The brand also offers tons of special promotional offers and bundles, particularly around Valentine’s Day and Christmas.

Past offers at MAC Cosmetics

Past MAC Cosmetics offers featured here at Save the Student includes:

  • 30% off
  • Six free samples with every order
  • Free lipstick
  • Free foundation samples
  • MAC brush set deals
  • and many more!

Look at the section above for the current active offers and discounts.

MAC Cosmetics Student Kits

Any students studying cosmetology or any other course involving makeup might want to check out MAC Cosmetics' Student Kits.

Priced from £92, they aren't super cheap but do include everything you need for one price. You can check them out here.

Unlimited free full-size MAC lipsticks

Mac Lipstick

If you use MAC makeup regularly, chances are you’ll have a few ‘empties’ laying around. Whatever you do, don’t just throw them away!

MAC offers an excellent recycling scheme as part of its commitment to the environment.

If you find any great bargains at MAC Cosmetics, let us know in the comments below, and we’ll add them to this page. Don’t forget to keep checking back for the most recent MAC Cosmetics offers, sales and deals.

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Lauren is a deals and discounts expert, and the Digital Marketing Manager at Save the Student. She is passionate about saving money and has appeared on Channel 5 documentaries sharing her money-saving tips. Lauren's work is centred around securing the best exclusive deals for Save the Student and working with great student brands.
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