It’s less than 60 days until December which means that very soon you’re going to need to start making that countdown official. Some may choose to countdown with chocolate, but for beauty obsessives, a beauty advent calendar is the ultimate pre-Christmas treat. Imagine waking up to a brand new makeup product or skincare essential every day…
Created by some of our favourite brands (includng Makeup Revolution, Beauty Works, and Mylee), these calendars are packed with everything from exclusive palettes and iconic lip glosses to nail polishes, hair accessories, and fake tan. Trust us, if there is one way to brighten up a dark winter morning, it’s opening that little door to find your next beauty must-have. Who needs chocolate?
1. Beauty Works Advent Calendar
We won’t give too many spoilers, but you may just find four never-seen-before products inside this year’s Beauty Works Advent Calendar… which in our eyes makes this amazing value, considering you’ll also receive a selection of the brand’s bestsellers. Expect this one to sell out, fast.
2. Makeup Revolution Emily In Paris 12 Jours de Paris Advent Calendar
Our go-to affordable makeup brand has teamed up with none other than Emily Cooper herself to release this iconic limited edition Emily In Paris advent calendar. The 12-day calendar is packed with exclusive products including two 9-pan eyeshadow palettes and Paris-inspired lipsticks.
3. Makeup Revolution 25 Days of Glam Advent Calendar
A bestseller every year and an icon of the beauty advent calendar game, Makeup Revolution’s 25-day advent calendar will take you all the way through from December 1st to Christmas Day. Inside you’ll find products from across every makeup category.
5. Makeup Revolution Shrek Gingy 12 Days Advent Calendar
If you’re after an all-out makeup advent calendar, this is where it’s at. Containing all the essentials for your Christmas glam (including afull-size palette), the cute Gingy tin can be re-used for makeup storage, and will look cute on your dressing table.
8. Aurelia London 12 Days of Skin Magic
You’ll end up with an entirely new skincare routine by the time you’ve reached the final day of Aurelia’s advent calendar. The brand specialises in probiotic skincare, and since probiotics help to strengthen the skin barrier and boost overall skin health, they’re suitable for all skin types (even sensitive).