What is an eGift?

An eGift an easy way to send someone a gift they’ll love! It's as fast as sending a gift card, but the recipient can choose their shade, finish or formula before their gift is shipped to the address of their choice.

Products with an "EGIFT IT" button on the page are eligible to be sent as eGifts.

How do I send an egift?

Simply select the "EGIFT IT" button on the product and follow the steps on to personalize and send the gift.


What if the item sold out when they go to redeem their eGift?

The recipient will receive credit equal to the amount of the eGift value.

What if the price increases later?

The recipient will be responsible for the price difference. We recommend rounding up your eGift value to avoid this altogether.

What if it goes on sale after I send it?

The recipient will have extra credit to use on something else (yay!)

Can I use promo codes/coupons to purchase eGift? Same when redeeming?

Unfortunately, you cannot apply promo codes or coupons to purchase eGifts, but they can be used when redeeming an eGift.

Is there a fee to send an eGift?

There are no fees associated with eGifts.

Can an eGift be redeemed in store?

An eGift can only be redeemed in store when it is exchanged for an eGift card.

Can the recipient exchange the eGift?

Totally! They can use their eGift Card number to pick something else.

What if tax and or shipping is more or less than cost?

Because tax depends on location, we offer an option that covers a 8.75% tax rate as well as free shipping on all standard ground orders. If they owe a balance, they will be prompted to enter their credit card information at checkout. If they have a remaining balance, it will be added onto a gift card and can be used towards more makeup!

Can I enter in a recommended shade?

You can recommend shades in your message but the recipient will ultimately choose their preferred option(s).

I accidentally typed the wrong email for the recipient. How can I fix it?

If you’ve already sent the eGift you can access our CUSTOMER SUPPORT tools to resend the eGift to a new email address.

Can I cancel my eGift?

You may not return or cancel your eGift Card after it is received. Purchasers who wish to cancel an order for an eGift Card may do so prior to the delivery date selected during the order process by contacting CUSTOMER SERVICE.

When does the recipient receive the eGift?

eGift emails are usually delivered within minutes of order completion, but sometimes it can take a few hours to process. You can also schedule an eGift delivery up to a month ahead if you want it to arrive on a specific date.

How does my recipient get the eGift if there is no shipping address?

The recipient will fill out their shipping details at checkout.


How do I accept/redeem an eGift?

Click the "Get My Gift" link in your email. Your eGift credit will be automatically applied at checkout. You can choose your preferred shade, finish or formula and provide your shipping address.

Is the eGift reserved until I decide to accept/redeem it?

Items are given or sold on a first-come, first-serve basis. If it is sold out, you can use the value of your eGift towards something else!

I accidentally deleted my eGift email, now what?

No worries, we’ll resend your email. Go to CUSTOMER SUPPORT for more info.

I don’t want the eGift that was sent to me, can I get an eGift Card instead?

Absolutely! You can pick something else with the eGift Card number provided in your email Input the number at checkout. We won't tell ;)


Can I exchange my eGift for something else?

You can use your eGift Card number for something else online or in-store.

Can I exchange or return my redeemed gift in store?

You can return item(s) by mail. Please refer to our returns & exchanges page for full details.

How do I know the value of my eGift?

To view your eGift Card balance, visit or CUSTOMER SUPPORT.

Will the sender know that I returned or exchanged the eGift?

The sender will not kow if you returned or exchanged your eGift. We'll keep that between us ;)

Can I exchange for multiple gifts?

You can exchange your gift for an eGift Card. The value of your eGift Card may be used towards anything online or in-store.

Terms and Conditions
  • Promotional offers and discounts may not be applied to the purchase of eGift Cards.
  • The value of eGift Cards purchases cannot be used to meet promotional thresholds.
  • The use of eGift Cards online is subject to our Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy. has the right, in addition to any other available remedies, to close customer accounts or require alternative forms of payment if a fraudulently obtained eGift Card is redeemed or sought to be redeemed.
Smashbox and its affiliates make no warranties, express or implied, with respect to eGift cards, including without limitation any express or implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. If a eGift card code is nonfunctional, the sole remedy, and our sole liability, shall be to replace the eGift card. Certain state laws do not allow limitations on implied warranties or the exclusion or limitation of certain damages. If these laws apply, some or all of the above disclaimers, exclusions or limitations may be inapplicable and additional rights may apply.
Full terms and conditions can be found here.

Do you have a question about eGifting that we didn’t cover? Dial 888-763-1361 for help.