M·A·C PRO MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM

M·A·C Pro Membership is the industry's leading preferred customer program for the makeup professional (makeup artists, aestheticians, cosmetologists, hairstylists, fashion stylists, nail technicians, costume designers, models, on-air talent/performers, and photographers). This paid-for membership program offers the makeup professional a direct link to the M·A·C world as well as member-exclusive benefits. Throughout the program you can count on us to provide you with the highest level of service, unique educational experiences and the most comprehensive selection of professional makeup. For anyone attending an eligible school or institution of Makeup Artistry or the Performing Arts, we also offer the M·A·C Pro Student program. It's the beginning of a dynamic relationship with any makeup professional just starting out. Visit macpro.com to find out more.

How do I become a member?
For information about program eligibility and details about membership benefits please visit M·A·C Pro or contact 1.877.553.5536 (available Monday through Friday from 9:00am to 5:00pm) or email M·A·C Pro Membership.

 

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

PRODUCT DISCOUNT

Present your Membership Card at M·A·C stores and select partnered stores around the world to receive a product discount on M·A·C products, including Pro products. You may also use your discount online at maccosmetics.com. International discounts may vary. Whether you’re on a shoot or preparing for the stage, M·A·C Pro helps to keep your kit stocked with the must-have shades, formulas and tools for any industry.

PRO-ONLY EVENTS

Master Classes: Integral to the philosophy of the M·A·C culture, inspirational Master Classes foster the growth of the artist community. Refine and build skills. Meet face-to-face with celebrated industry pros. Watch makeup demonstrations to gain insights into application and technique theory.

PRO-TO-PRO

Dialogue with M·A·C Pro Senior Artists in an atmosphere both informative and informal. Enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, mingle with makeup artists, hair stylists, and connect with agents, models and performers that make your community tick. The ultimate networking occasion for members to get the buzz and share ideas.

INDUSTRY PRIVILEGES

M·A·C Pro Membership affords you special pro-only privileges. Special offers and discounts on subscriptions, classes and more.

M·A·C PRO ONLINE

Stay informed with everything that’s new and now! Log in to M·A·C Pro, click here, to enjoy all of your online benefits, including Pro-only event schedules, Trend reports, Member Voice community and networking, Online Membership Renewal, Artist Tips and Articles, Email an Artist, and the best in Pro Product information. Visit M·A·C Pro to learn more about the benefits of membership.

 

STUDENT MEMBERSHIP

Support for the Makeup Professional comes in many ways at M·A·C and the M·A·C Pro Student program is just the beginning of our relationship with any new makeup professional. It is ONLY open to students attending a school or institution of Makeup Artistry, Cosmetology, Hairstyling, Aesthetics, Photography, Fashion Styling or Performing Arts. This paid-for membership program offers students a direct link to the M·A·C world as well as member-exclusive benefits. M·A·C Pro Student members must attend an Eligible School or institution of Makeup Artistry or the Performing Arts. It's the beginning of a relationship with any makeup professional just starting out.

How do I apply for the Pro Student program?
The M·A·C Pro Student program is open to individuals enrolled in a school or institution of Makeup Artistry, Cosmetology, Hairstyling, Aesthetics, Photography, Fashion Styling or the Performing Arts that is on our list of Eligible Schools. For full details on the M·A·C Pro Student program, Eligible Schools and How to Apply, click here.

I am a M·A·C Pro Student member who has graduated. How can I obtain a Pro membership?
Congratulations on graduating. If you are now working in the industry, we invite you to join our M·A·C Pro Membership program and receive even more benefits. Please visit our How To Apply page for details and to obtain an application, click here.

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Whether you’re interested in becoming a M·A·C Pro Member or you’re a Member and you still have a few unanswered questions, here are some of those answers for you. Still have more questions? Contact Us.

1 Where can I use my discount?

M·A·C Pro, M·A·C Pro Student and M·A·C Pro Preferred members can redeem their discount in select partnered stores, at any freestanding M·A·C Store or M·A·C Pro Store around the world. Discounts may vary from country to country. Members in Canada and the United States can use the discount benefit online at maccosmetics.com, at any M·A·C Store, Pro Store or by telephone through our Customer Service Department at 800.387.6707, ext. 8555. Unfortunately, at this time members outside of Canada and the United States are unable to purchase product online at maccosmetics.com. To locate a store location that accepts the M·A·C Pro discount closest to you please click here. If you live outside of the United States and Canada and cannot find a store in your area, please contact our UK Mail Order Service via phone 01144 870 034 2627 to determine if delivery options to your area are available

2 How do I become a member, what discount will I get and am I eligible for the program?

For M·A·C Pro Members in the United States or Canada, View Enrollment for details. To apply for the M·A·C Pro Membership outside of Canada and the United States, contact your local M·A·C Store for further information on the program and eligibility requirements in your country. To determine if there is a store near you, click here

3I want to train as a M·A·C Makeup Artist. Can you recommend a place where I can train? Is there a course run by M·A·C?

At this time, M·A·C does not offer makeup artistry certification and does not operate a school or offer courses. We have the M·A·C Pro Student program for individuals who attend a school or institute of learning which has undergone an approval process by our Artist Relations Department. To see a full list of our Eligible Schools please click here. As a benefit of M·A·C Pro and M·A·C Pro Student Membership we offer Master Classes (generally 2-hour seminars on a specific aspect of makeup) in M·A·C and M·A·C Pro stores.

4Does being a part of M·A·C Pro help me qualify for a position to work at a M·A·C store or counter?

Thank you for your interest in M·A·C Pro. We are always in search of bright, energetic individuals to represent us. While M·A·C does offer advanced classes for professional artists in select cities in North America, we do not have anything of this sort for aspiring artists just starting out. Membership in M·A·C Pro is not qualification for a position at a M·A·C store or counter. For a Makeup Artist position within a department or specialty store that carries M·A·C Pro, please inquire with the Human Resources Director of the store and indicate your preference to work at the M·A·C counter. For a Makeup Artist position in a M·A·C store, please inquire with the Store Manager directly. To find address and phone number information for the counters in your area, go to Find Stores.

5I want to sell M·A·C products. What should I do?

While we appreciate your interest in selling M·A·C products, our products are distributed for sale only at our authorized retail store accounts, the majority of which are located in major department stores or international perfumeries. While there are other points of sale, we are not seeking to expand our distribution network at this time and we do not offer franchises.

6Where can I buy Pro product?

Members in Canada and the United States can use their discount benefit to purchase Pro product online at maccosmetics.com, Pro Stores or by telephone through our Customer Service Department at 800.387.6707, ext. 8555.

7How long does it take for an application to be processed and how long would it take to be notified if I was approved or not?

If you submitted your application in-store please allow for 1-3 weeks before your membership is processed. If you sent your application directly to us, please allow 1 week before your membership is processed. Upon your application's arrival, your membership will be reviewed that day. If your membership is approved, please allow another 1-2 weeks for the delivery of your card. If your membership is declined, we will promptly send you a letter with an explanation. Please remember that your card will be sent to the address that you submitted in your application. If you have recently changed address and need a replacement card or wish to speak with a representative, please contact our processing department directly at 877.553.5536 or 905.940.2437.

8I am a M·A·C Pro Student member who has graduated. How can I obtain a Pro membership?

Congratulations on graduating. If you are now working in the industry, we invite you to join our M·A·C Pro Membership program and receive even more benefits. Please visit our How To Apply page for details and to obtain an application.

9How do I apply for the Pro Student program?

The M·A·C Pro Student program is open to individuals enrolled in a school or institution of Makeup Artistry, Cosmetology, Hairstyling, Aesthetics, Photography, Fashion Styling or the Performing Arts that is on our list of Eligible Schools. For full details on the Pro Student Program, Eligible Schools and how to apply, click here.

10How do I change my address and contact information?

Please log in and go to the MY ACCOUNT section, you can change your address, contact information and email. If you are having difficulty changing your address please email macprotech@macpro.com. If you changed your name and require a new card please call our processing department directly at 877.553.5536 or email your request to promembership@maccosmetics.com.

11What do I do if I have lost my card?

If you changed your name and require a new card please call our processing department directly at 877.553.5536 or email your request to promembership@maccosmetics.com.