beauty advent calendars

Beauty advent calendars that are 100x better than chocolate

Skincare > confectionery

Beauty advent calendars are the best bit about Christmas as far as the beauty desk is concerned.

Getting a make-up or skincare treat every day of December is the best way to get us in the festive spirit, along with scoffing all of the mince pies.

So before you resort to buying another standard chocolate advent calendar, give your taste buds a rest and scope out the best beauty offerings here, along with the .

Keep checking back for the latest updates as the beauty advent calendars of 2018 are released.

Be sure to mark the launch dates in your calendars, because these are all guaranteed to sell out.

M&S Beauty Advent Calendar 2018

beauty advent calendars M&S

The M&S beauty hall is one of the unsung heroes of the beauty world, featuring a treasure trove of brands such as Skyn Iceland, Pixi, Philip Kingsley and more.

How much is it?

£35

When is it available?

6th November 2018

John Lewis Beauty Advent Calendar 2018

Department store beauty calendars are always a win as, instead of just one brand, you get to test out several. Details of exactly what’s in the box with JL’s is being kept under wraps for now, but you can bet it’ll be incredible.

How much is it?

£165

When is it available?

Week beginning 4th September

Charlotte Tilbury Magic Beauty Universe Calendar

beauty advent calendar Charlotte Tilbury

After the success of last year’s Naughty and Nice magic box, Charlotte Tilbury is back with another jam-packed box of festive treats for 2018. In her classic wine-red and rose gold packaging, this one’s sure to be a sell out.

How much is it?

£150

When is it available?

4th October 2018

Diptyque Advent Calendar

beauty advent calendars Diptyque

A discovery of the brand’s hero products, Diptyque’s advent calendar is the best gift for the scent-lover in your life (or, you know, for yourself). Expect a Christmas home fragrance bundle of joy.

How much is it?

£320

When is it available?

15th October 2018

L’Occitane Beauty Advent Calendars

beauty advent calendars L'Occitane

Straight out of Provence, L’Occitane’s gifts will put a smile on any skincare lover’s face every day of December; there are two available, the classic, above, and the luxury version priced at £89. Joyeux Noël.

How much is it?

£49

When is it available?

20th September 2018

24 Days of Clinique

beauty advent calendars Clinique

 

How much is it?

£76

When is it available?

31st August 2018

Molton Brown Opulent Infusions Advent Calendar

beauty advent calendars Molton Brown

 

How much is it?

£175

When is it available?

21st October 2018

Decléor Breathtaking Countdown Advent Calendar

beauty advent calendars Decleor

You’ll find them in spas all over the country, so you know Decléor is a real treat for anyone who needs a bit of skincare and TLC during the festive season. With 24 miniature products, you’ll be able to reset your skin, body and mind this December.

How much is it?

£80

When is it available?

September 2018

Liz Earle’s 12 Days of Christmas

beauty advent calendars Liz Earle

Liz Earle is one of those universally-loved skincare brands that will go down a treat in just about any skincare lover’s home at Christmastime. Featuring 12 mini-sized versions of the brand’s best sellers, they’re great for travel or for testing out products before you buy the full size.

How much is it?

£80

When is it available?

End of September

Soap & Glory Advent Calendars

beauty advent calendars Boots Soap and Glory

If it’s fun, vintage vibes you’re after with your advent calendar, Soap & Glory is the way to go. Snap up 24 mini products, including classics like Hand Food and Scrub of Your Life, all for just £40. Totally worth it.

How much is it?

£40

When is it available?

17th September 2018

Susanne Kaufmann Advent Calendar

beauty advent calendars Susanne Kaufmann

From bath oils to body products, salts and even festive teas, Susanne Kaufmann’s 24-day advent calendar is a treat for both the eyes and the senses. An all-gold version will also be available exclusive to Net-a-Porter for £160, should you be feeling a little more fancy.

How much is it?

£110

When is it available?

October 2018

Birchbox Advent Calendar 2018

beauty advent calendars Birchbox

Known for being a great way to discover and test out new beauty brands, Birchbox’s advent calendar is no different. Because why not grab yourself some Benefit, Rituals and OPI ahead of Christmas day?

How much is it?

£65

When is it available?

3rd October 2018

NYX Advent Calendar 2018

beauty advent calendars NYX

Drugstore make-up addicts will love getting their hands on this NYX number, jam-packed with beauty gifts galore and complete with quirky illustrations for a fun take on the Christmas period. We need it.

How much is it?

TBC

When is it available?

10th October 2018

One thing’s for sure, December will be a beauty-packed month with these beauty advent calendars on the scene…

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