The holiday season is fast approaching and chocolate advent calendars seem to be a thing of the past. It’s now all about opening a door into the world of beauty on each morning of December. In the run up to Christmas, what’s better than a collection of new beauty products to keep you looking and feeling amazing in the winter?
We’ve gathered together the best beauty advent calendars for this December but if your ditching the chocolate for lipstick this year, be quick before they’re off the shelves.
1. Benefit ‘San Francisco Winter Wonderglam’ advent calendar £34.50
It’s not quite a partridge in a pair tree but benefit have snapped up this calendar with all of their best sellers, including They’re Real mascara, Porefessional primer and the Hoola bronzer. Available to buy from Debenhams.
2. Marks and Spencer Beauty advent calendar £35
This Marks and Spencer advent calendar features everything from skincare to beauty which is available to buy at £35 with a minimum spend of £35 on any clothing or homeware at M&S. It launches November 9th.
3. NYX Lippie Countdown advent calendar £50
For the ultimate lipstick lover, this is the one for you. NYX have released their advent calendar, perfect for those who love a good lipstick. From subtle nudes to festive reds there’s one for each day in the Christmas lead up.
4. Clinique 24 Days of Clinique £75
Clinique’s beauty advent calendar features everything from the brands skincare, make-up products and fragrances. It includes products such as the lash powder mascara, the moisture surge overnight mask and the signature fragrance Aromatics in Black.
5. Look Fantastic “Beauty in Wonderland” 2017 advent calendar £79
Look Fantastic’s “Beauty in Wonderland” calendar comes in a keepsake wonderland decorated set of mini drawers. It consists of 9 full sized products and 16 mini sized products, with the worth of £300 for £79.
6. Fenwicks Beauty Calendar £150
With limited numbers to sell, these calendars, packed with deluxe mini sized beauty products, the Fenwicks calendar includes treats from brands including: MAC, Bobbi Brown, Charlotte Tilbury, NARS and Estee Lauder.
7. Charlotte Tilbury Naughty & Nice Magic Box £150
Including lipsticks, clay masks and a pot of “magic cream” , this 12 day magic box features all things magical from Charlotte Tilbury. Available to buy from Selfridges.
8. John Lewis Beauty advent calendar £149
Benefit, NARS, Clarins, MAC, Marc Jacobs, Chloe, Bobbi Brown, Dermalogica and Guerlain, if you want a mix of them all, John Lewis caters for that. Not only do they do a great Christmas advert, their advent calendar is just as good.
9. DIPTYQUE advent calendar £300
Onto the more expensive advent calendars, this isn’t your typical £10 Thorntons calendar but its so worth it. With cute miniatures of scented candles and DIPTYQUE’s unique beauty products. This takes you up right to Christmas day with 25 doors of beauty to open.
With all of these, Christmas really does come early. Whatever your preference, all of these beauty calendars are perfect for the festive season, swap your chocolate this year for one of these. Go low budget with the Benefit or go all out and treat yourself to the John Lewis or DIPTYQUE calendars.