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Mary Kay Reviews

Updated Nov 11, 2019

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3.9
85%
Recommend to a Friend
97%
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Mary Kay CEO David B. Holl
David B. Holl
359 Ratings
  1. "Overall good experience."

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    Former Employee - Assistant to Manager 

    I worked at Mary Kay part-time

    Pros

    Fun experience and great customers.

    Cons

    Lots of work and time to creat a impression and lasting foundation.

    Mary Kay2019-11-11
  2. "AMAZING"

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    Former Employee - Assistant 

    I worked at Mary Kay part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Independent, able to work from home.

    Cons

    none I can think of

    Advice to Management

    100%

    Mary Kay2019-11-07
  3. "Great Part time work"

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    Former Employee - Assistant to Director 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Mary Kay part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Get to know business from start to finish while giving back

    Cons

    I do not have any cons

    Mary Kay2019-08-22
  4. Featured Review

    "Best company I've ever worked for"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mary Kay full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Competitive pay, excellent benefits Ethical, supportive management Career opportunities given to internal candidates

    Cons

    Upward mobility can be slow due to lack of turnover Inconsistent flexibility Old fashioned dress code

    Mary Kay2019-08-12
  5. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Senior Administrative Assistant in Addison, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Mary Kay full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Friendly environment Great pay Complete benefits

    Cons

    There were no cons to working there in my experience.

    Mary Kay2019-07-31
  6. "A great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Independent Beauty Consultant in Huntsville, AL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Mary Kay full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Opportunities to move up in the company. Earning special prizes in addition to money. Flexibility.

    Cons

    Sometimes it takes a little while to see results

    Mary Kay2019-05-13
  7. "???"

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    Current Employee - Beauty Consultant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Mary Kay part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Being my own boss, getting my own products for 50% off. Meeting lots of new people

    Cons

    Prices keep going up, as well as shipping costs. Minimum order of now $225 from $180

    Mary Kay2019-05-11
  8. "Great Company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Mary Kay full-time

    Pros

    Awesome culture and great benefits

    Cons

    Career opportunities can be a bit better

    Advice to Management

    Don’t ever change!

    Mary Kay2019-04-20
  9. "Strong Work Life Balance"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Mary Kay full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great focus on employees well-being.

    Cons

    Company is deeply entrenched in doing things the way they have always done it and lacks innovation

    Mary Kay2019-03-23
  10. "Great Place"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Addison, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Mary Kay full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great benefits and mission focused.

    Cons

    Some groups work in silos

    Mary Kay2019-02-27
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