Why Women Are Quitting Their Side Hustle: Leaving LuLaRoe

  • Published on May 22, 2019
  • LuLaRoe, a multi-billion dollar company that skyrocketed to success by attracting an army of women to sell their colorful patterned clothes is now facing numerous lawsuits calling the company a “pyramid scheme.”
    Thousands of women who have bought into the LuLaRoe legging empire in hopes of getting rich quick has since left. We talk to three women about their experiences as LuLaRoe consultants and why they decided to leave the controversial MLM behind.
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  • Louisa Carlson
    Louisa Carlson 36 minutes ago

    I would love to see more about this and other similar schemes. Everything in this video is so well laid out and clear with its complaints

  • elektro smog
    elektro smog 51 minute ago

    Robbing Peter to pay Paul

  • Stephanie Robertson
    Stephanie Robertson 3 hours ago

    I've had many friends sell these leggings...they are SUPER TACKY! Lol!! I wanted to support one on my friends sale party...but I wanted black...no one ever had black in my size. And I wasn't paying full price for some basic leggings.

  • Lisa Smith
    Lisa Smith 4 hours ago

    Some of the prints are so ugly

  • Rose Marie
    Rose Marie 7 hours ago

    Ugh...I hated Lularoe from the start. All these women have group think disease. Its fugly. 🤷‍♀️ But then again, I'm not a "joiner" and never have been.

  • delores d
    delores d 7 hours ago

    when i say pyramid you say scheme!

  • Lisa Hudgins
    Lisa Hudgins 9 hours ago

    LuLaRoe is to expensive, the quality sucks, and the owners are assholes! But to the sellers who have so much inventory left, you're not going to get 65.00 for a dress that the whole world knows is awful quality...that's why you're stuck with so much inventory...and OMG the gastric sleeve surgery...that's a cult move!!! Girls you need to love yourselves for who you are and what you look like!!! No old nasty bioch should be telling you to lose weight when she looks like she's 90!!!

  • Cheyenne Hayden
    Cheyenne Hayden 9 hours ago

    Okay! Now find out where and who LuLaRoe buys all their shit from, and interview them! Expose capitalism and import trading for what this stupid fucking country feeds on!

  • Andrea Garcia
    Andrea Garcia 10 hours ago

    I have a family member that works in the warehouse packaging and sorting the items. I remember the first couple of years during Christmas, LuLaRoe allowed their employees and family of employees to fill a black trash bag each full of clothes that they didnt sell. I believe this was a way to get rid of over stock. The leggings are very nice and the ones I have, never rip or fade. I typically use them for pajamas because the patterns are a little "loud" for me but over all very decent. The prices that these women are expected to sell them for is ridiculous though, I dont understand how anyone would pay such high prices for funky looking clothes. I feel like these women were a little too gullable when it came down to running a profitable business. They just saw all the perks and didnt really question how things actually function. All that glitters isnt gold. To be making thousands of dollars a month and tossing it down the gutter just to put on a front is so damn stupid. I wouldve been putting that money towards my savings account. I never wouldve allowed my boss or higher ups to force me into spending money like a fool. That was just a sad excuse to hear. At the end of the day, what goes up must come down, some of us just fall on our asses a little harder than others. Its not entirely their fault, the founders of the company are clearly not concerned with how many people the use or take advantage of. It all comes down to shady business practices. The sad part is that these women thought that they were making TRUE friends when really each lady was just climbing on the back of the other so they could make money.

  • Reyna Yaneht
    Reyna Yaneht 13 hours ago

    I live in Chicago and I’ve never heard of this AT ALL. That clothes is hideous... who was buying it?????????

  • netizen payt
    netizen payt 13 hours ago

    bitch we're taking these people down !!!! thank god i have fashion taste !

  • Jenni Locke
    Jenni Locke 14 hours ago

    If you want sisterhood, join a coven. It's free and rejects the patriarchy and it's actually empowering

    • Ashlie
      Ashlie 2 hours ago

      Oh get off it with the patriarchy bullshit. It doesn't exist. Sincerely, a stay at home mom by choice

  • Kai grey
    Kai grey 15 hours ago

    If I were any of those women I’d make a posh mark and say everything brand new $10 per item will negotiate you won’t make it all back but you’ll make something

  • Owen Ruelle
    Owen Ruelle 15 hours ago

    "Micheal, you literally just drew a pyramid"

  • Gwendolyn O.
    Gwendolyn O. 18 hours ago

    Lol I'm 10 min in and like sign me up from all the money their making.

  • Svperstar
    Svperstar 18 hours ago

    I'm a former Mormon. When I announced on facebook I had left the church I had 5 people unfriend me the same day. Such a similar cult.

  • Karen Pacheco
    Karen Pacheco 18 hours ago

    “my inventory is stale”

  • Jazmin
    Jazmin 19 hours ago

    Basically like the herbalife scheme who fucks up your liver. 👍

  • FARID1870
    FARID1870 19 hours ago

    be wary of MLMs that ask u to stock up "a ton" of inventories at home! doesnt make sense

  • K Stat
    K Stat 20 hours ago

    My top 3: Yovska, Evah & Landon

  • Evolutionistz
    Evolutionistz 20 hours ago

    NASTY ......

  • SoGudBaby
    SoGudBaby 20 hours ago +1

    Wonderful! Still cant believe I just made $4156 with this terrific website here

  • Martina B
    Martina B 20 hours ago

    This is actually crazy, the stomach sleeve part sounds like a cult.

  • Salty Shreds
    Salty Shreds 20 hours ago

    This video broke my heart. Those poor women should get more than what they were owed. Lularoe stole their lives.

  • Queen Zyanya
    Queen Zyanya 20 hours ago

    You’ve got to be dumb as a brick to pay $5k to join a company 🤦🏽‍♀️

  • Lilly Cham
    Lilly Cham 21 hour ago

    I'm sorry but those clothes are straight up ugly 🤦‍♀️🤦‍♀️. Feeling so sorry for these girls.

  • Mattie's Catz!
    Mattie's Catz! 21 hour ago

    Sounds like a cult! Yuck!

  • Kathleen Sevrens
    Kathleen Sevrens 21 hour ago

    The fact that anyone has tell any human that this shit don't matter, stuff does not matter, Money does not matter. It is all fake!! LOL oh SO Brainwashed!!!

  • Mark Gagnon
    Mark Gagnon 22 hours ago

    Am I the only one that thinks these clothes are so tacky? And let the hate begin. lol
    Also, this reminds me of our experience with Amazon FBA.

  • IncubusGirl06
    IncubusGirl06 23 hours ago

    Well done and informative mini-doc. I remember when the article dropped about people trying to leave the company and the blow up of how they were trying to return inventory and were getting zilch. Pretty much a solidifying piece of why I won't do 'sell-at-home' bits from companies.

  • Mary Phebus
    Mary Phebus Day ago +5

    I joined LuLaRoe and bought into all the hopes that it would help my family's finances. Although I enjoyed selling clothes, it required a full-time commitment. I was constantly told I wasn't doing enough (even though I worked what felt like endlessly!), wasn't buying enough (even though all the money I got from sales went back into purchasing more inventory), and wasn't "positive" enough (even though my purchased clothes had damages and my customers were rightfully unhappy). I left after a few short months because the company seemed extremely cultish, especially regarding the need to be "positive."
    I'm glad I got out when I did, and I feel foolish for having started in the first place. It ruined my family's finances, and while I don't wish evil on my enemies, I do hope that LuLaRoe goes under so that they don't hurt more women like me and their families.

  • Taylor Barnett
    Taylor Barnett Day ago +1

    But can I just say: if you are making 20k a month and you don’t pay off your debt you are really really foolish

  • Taylor Barnett
    Taylor Barnett Day ago +1

    The clothes were always so ugly, and it speaks volumes about what really creates a sale: community.

  • David Doodles
    David Doodles Day ago +1

    15:36 this mans really heard people complaining about bad merchandise and said "no u"

  • Filip Mazur
    Filip Mazur Day ago +1

    once you see a big company party you can bet its a pyramid scheme, or just a scheme lol

  • Khiya Cowherd
    Khiya Cowherd Day ago +2

    My biggest concern here is why were so many women buying these ugly ass clothes in the first place. Like those leggings are awful.

  • phil murphy
    phil murphy Day ago +1

    Is it just me or do these clothes look ratchet?

  • Karen Nicole
    Karen Nicole Day ago +2

    7k towards a car and do online gigs such as Uber or Grubhub.. Never invest in pyramid schemes

  • Lexinator
    Lexinator Day ago +1

    I have a few dresses and leggings and they're pretty soft and actually cute but I do agree that like 90% of the clothes are weird Walmart looking patterns. My mom buys a lot online lol

  • Fleurs Sv
    Fleurs Sv Day ago

    Anyone else thinking of shanann watts?

  • spicy sweet
    spicy sweet Day ago

    I’m so sorry to see people try to make second income and turn out to nightmare.

  • Alice konecny
    Alice konecny Day ago

    why is she still wearing that watch? I'd have put that in the burn pile

  • PirateNinjaKitteh

    I have a few shirts still. I never sold this, but a friend of mine did. Some things were kind of cute - some of it was questionable also haha - never liked the leggins (they always looked so small) but yeah - I like some of the shirts

  • Coconut Jeonghoe
    Coconut Jeonghoe Day ago +2

    If I had all those clothes I'd use it to clean my house. None of that looks cute.

  • Bullterrier’sMOM
    Bullterrier’sMOM Day ago +3

    A bunch of fat ass middle upper class lonely and low self steam women that’s what they r... I mean really?? Sisterhood? Friendship?? WORK IS WORK OK?? Don’t look for love in the wrong places...that’s why they all got scammed because they r a bunch of idiots tbh... oh and greedy too...they thought they were gonna be millionaires selling LOW CLASS ugly ass clothes. Not feeling bad for them. YOU ALLOWED those scammers to take advantage because u thought u were getting the deal of your life lol. Smh that lady bitching about losing 4k$ when she used to make 40-50k$!!!! A month??

  • Rose Elizabeth
    Rose Elizabeth Day ago +1

    i feel bad for these women, but at the same time they were completely on board while others they were above were spending their money buying inventory because it led back to their pockets... they were okay scamming other people into the company. pyramid schemes only go on for so long before there’s no more people to recruit...

  • youngatheartmind
    youngatheartmind Day ago +3

    Uuugggghhhhh. An advertisement for an MLM course on how to “network” just popped up. 🙄

  • Lady Tino
    Lady Tino Day ago

    Just burn it

  • Lady of the Deep

    I love this video and your channel. I am a new empowerment coach looking to create a safe and fun community based on growth, empowerment, strength and healing. I just subscribed to your awesome channel and would love the chance for you to do the same if you feel this aligns with you! Reach out anytime and in the meantime, I will continue enjoying your videos. :p

  • Jennifer Longobardi

    I don't feel sorry for a single one of you brainwashed Illuminatti ciontrolled MK ultra end claw fingered momsters

  • Jennifer Longobardi

    I wouldn't wear their crap is you paid me a trillion dollars so freaking disgusting , puke my brains out

  • Mishelle Smith
    Mishelle Smith Day ago +1

    I cant help but think about how it was probably 1000x worse for the people under her she recruited

  • Neko Chan
    Neko Chan Day ago

    Those clothes pattern 🤢🤢🤢🤢

  • Kelly Star
    Kelly Star Day ago +1

    Lol....they told me to buy it, so I did..... And I’m supposed to feel bad because they can’t see a duck as a duck?

  • Steve E. Brown
    Steve E. Brown Day ago

    Only American women would be this naive, have taste this bad, and have an extra 5k to waste on leggings with patterns that belong on a childs bedspread or pajamas. You'd think these fat moms would go for something less loud and less tight wtf

  • Marley Euliano
    Marley Euliano 2 days ago

    I wish they’d expose itworks as well!

  • Shelby Grice
    Shelby Grice 2 days ago

    i hope my old high school classmates who fell for similar pyramid schemes see this

  • Beth Leisy
    Beth Leisy 2 days ago +2

    Earned $50,000 in a month and spent $10,000 of it on lunch!? She may have been in a pyramid scheme, but she could have walked away with a killing. Encouraging employees to live lavish and go down to Tiawanna to get a bypass surgery is weird, but $50,000 a month !?

  • p3tr0l
    p3tr0l 2 days ago

    If these women would've only invested in Beanie Babies their futures would be set.

  • p3tr0l
    p3tr0l 2 days ago

    If these women would've only invested in Beanie Babies their futures would be set.

  • p3tr0l
    p3tr0l 2 days ago

    If these women would've only invested in Beanie Babies their futures would be set.

  • p3tr0l
    p3tr0l 2 days ago

    If these women would've only invested in Beanie Babies their futures would be set.

  • p3tr0l
    p3tr0l 2 days ago

    If these women would've only invested in Beanie Babies their futures would be set.

  • p3tr0l
    p3tr0l 2 days ago

    If these women would've only invested in Beanie Babies their futures would be set.

  • p3tr0l
    p3tr0l 2 days ago

    If these women would've only invested in Beanie Babies their futures would be set.

  • a loser
    a loser 2 days ago

    damn i thought that said "worlds gayest mom" in the thumbnail and i was ready to stan

  • Gemm Furnier
    Gemm Furnier 2 days ago +1

    Literally never heard of this company.

  • almightyvena
    almightyvena 2 days ago

    Guys, use the code SUN40 or SUMMER40 for $20 OFF!

  • Robert Murray
    Robert Murray 2 days ago

    What did they think would happen? It's 2019 these types of scams are not even remotely new.

  • Arte Della Vita Bella

    You need to make one on Doterra! These people claim to be healers, skin care specialists and millionaires smh