The Best Beauty Advent Calendars You Need To Get Your Hands On

When we were kids it was all about the chocolate, fast forward to grown up times and it’s all about the Christmas beauty advent calendar! On a mission to keep you stocked up in the latest make-up and beauty products well into the new year, all the best companies reveal their calendars as the most exciting and beautiful way to countdown to Christmas!

Not only that, but the products (priced individually) are often much more expensive than the cost of the advent calendar, so really – you’re saving money! And if you want to be really nice (tis the season and all that) – and you’re not a beauty product hoarder like me – you could even give these out to friends and family as sweet little gifts. I wouldn’t, but you totally could! 

If you need anymore convincing about why you need to get yourself a beauty advent calendar this year, read on to check out my round up of the best ones to hit the shelves… but you’ve got to move fast as these babies sell like hot cakes – or chocolate yule logs!


image of the best beauty advent calendars Christmas 2017

Check out the best beauty advent calendars for Christmas 2017

The beauty advent calendar low down…


1. Charlotte Tilbury Naughty and Nice Magic Box advent calendar – £150

Expect a surprise treat every day for 12 days for the lead up to Christmas! Incase you didn’t know, this is one awesome beauty brand that you should definitely have on your radar.

In the calendar:  Colour Chameleon Mesmerising Mink, Eyes To Mesmerise – Jean, Lip Lustre Unleash Me, Matte Revolution Walk of Shame , Mini Full Fat Lashes, Mini Goddess Skin Clay Mask, Mini Magic Cream, Mini Multi miracle Glow, Mini Rock ‘n’ Kohl Amber Moon, Mini Supermodel Body, Mini Take It All Off, Mini Wonderglow

2.  Nastygal Oh K! 12 Days Of Beauty Festive Calendar – £22.60

Get ready for Christmas while looking your very best, with this beauty advent calendar packed full of goodies to see you through any party in fabulous style!

In the calendar: A mini nail file, two mini nail polishes, nail stickers, false eyelashes, lip gloss, two hair ties, two hair spirals, eyeliner sticker, lip balm, eyeshadow pot, and hair chalk stick presented behind 12 patterned windows. By Oh K!

3.  Selfridges 24 Day Beauty Xmas Calendar – £120

This luxe beauty advent calendar is sure to get you excited for the festive season! Based on two cities, London and Paris, it features 24 cult beauty must haves to help make the festive period even more glamorous.

In the calendar: YSL Blur Primer 10ml, YSL Instant Moisture Glow 5ml, Lancôme Energie de Vie Sleeping Mask 15ml, YSL Black Opium EDP 7.5ml, YSL The Shock Mascara 2ml, Victor and Rolf Bonbon EDP 7ml, Victor and Rolf Flower Bomb EDP 7ml, Kiehls Ultra Facial Cleanser 30ml, Kiehls Creme de Corps 30ml, Kiehls Midnight Recovery Concentrate 4ml, Lancôme Genifique Serum 7ml, Lancôme Absolue Precious Cells Day Cream 15ml, Lancôme Bi Facil Eye Makeup Remover 30ml, Lancôme Tonique Douceur 50ml, Lancôme Galatee Confort 50ml, Lancôme Visionnaire Eye Cream 5ml, Lancôme Matte Shaker 378 3ml, Lancôme Mr Big Mascara 01 2ml, Lancôme Hypnose Mascara 2ml, Lancôme Tresor La Nuit EDP 7ml, Lancome La Vie Est Belle EDP 4ml, Lancôme Mini Crayon Khol 0.7g, Urban Decay All Nighter Setting Spray 15ml, Urban Decay Eye Shadow Primer Potion 2ml

4.  Molton Brown Cabinet of Scented Luxuries Advent Calendar – Was £165 Now £132

Who wouldn’t want 24 consecutive days of mystery and delight that lay behind each door of Molton Brown’s Cabinet of Scented Luxuries Advent Calendar? I honestly don’t know!! Treat yourself to a range of Molton Brown’s bespoke scented body washes, eau de toilettes, hand treatments and more.

In the calendar: Eau de Toilette (2x50ml) Hand Treatment (1x40ml) Hand Exfoliator (1x40ml) Body Wash (9x50ml) Body Lotion (4x50ml) Mini Candle (2x30g) Body Polisher (2x50g) Shampoo (1x50ml) Hair Mask (1x50g) Festive Shower Gel Bauble (1x75ml)

5.  Beauty Extras Mad Beauty Asos Exclusive 12 Day Advent Calendar

Chocolate? Not when you can bag this baby crammed full of beauty product goodness!

In the calendar: Behind each door is a surprise pampering gift, including a range of hair, skin and nail products.

6.  Nyx Professional Makeup Nyx Professional Make Up Kiss & Tell Advent Calendar – £50

Make the countdown to Christmas your most fabulous with this lippie packed, beauty advent calendar from NYX Professional Makeup.

In the calendar: 24 mini lip products:, 4 x Matte Lipsticks, 4 x Lip Lingerie Liquid Lipsticks, 3 x Liquid Suede Cream Lipstick, 3 x Soft Matte Lip Creams, 3 x Butter Lipstick, 3 x Butter Gloss, 2 x Intense Butter Gloss, 1 x Simply Vamp Lip Cream, 1 x Simply Red Lip Cream. Named after the Greek goddess who ruled the night, NYX Professional Make-up combines beauty and power. Rich pigments, long-lasting formulas and a fun approach to colour help you find your perfect match across its high-quality line of matte lipsticks, waterproof mascaras and brushes.

7. Selfridges Advent Calendar – WAS £70 Now £40

If ever there was a calendar to get you excited for Christmas.. this number is it! Packed with skincare and beauty favourites, the Selfridges beauty advent calendar will be the merry back into Christmas! Plus, the price reduction makes this an absolute steal!! Grab this now before it’s gone.

Valued at £250, this treasure trove includes the complexion lifting Dr Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Extra Strength and Peter Thomas Roth’s Cucumber Gel Mask. Enjoy a full sized Beautyblender LINER.DESIGNER, NYX Professional Makeup soft matte lip cream and The Pen eyeliner from 3INA to complete your look with impact.

In the calendar: Rodial Super Acid Rush Peel 20ml – St Tropez Gradual Tan Tinted Body Lotion 50ml – Peter Thomas Roth Cucumber Gel Mask 30ml – Omorovicza Refining Facial Polisher- Caudalie Vinosource Moisturising Sorbet 15ml – Molton Brown Rhubarb and Rose Body Wash 100ml – FaceLord & Berry Travel Cheek (blusher) – CrayonEve Lom Cleanser – Dr Dennis Gross Alpha Beta extra Strength 3 – Dr Roebucks Deluxe Face Moisturiser 20ml – Erborian CC CreamCover FX Mattifying Primer 5ml – Beautyblender – LINER.- DESIGNER Eyes Blink Brow Exfoliator – Eylure Lash 101 – Eyeko Deluxe Black Magic Mascara – IT Cosmetics Brow Powder Eye Brow Pencil 0.7g – 3INA The Pen Eyeliner – Lips NYX Professional Makeup Soft Matte Lip – Cream Hair Ouai Finishing Créme 0.5oz – Deborah Lippmann Cuticle Oil 8ml – Cowshed Soothing Hand Cream 50ml – Tweezerman – This Works Pillow Spray


PS. If any of these babies end up being sold out ( sad face) I’ll put plenty more on the widget below so you can treat yourself (or loved ones) to some festive beauty loving, no matter what!


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