As a kid, nothing matched the excitement of getting your very own chocolate advent calendar to countdown the days till Christmas. Now as an adult, advent calendars filled with chocolate aren’t really as exciting as they used to be, especially for those of us trying to look our best for the upcoming party season! That doesn’t mean we have to miss out on all the fun, however, as now there’s something all of us ladies counting down to Christmas can get behind, opening our advent calendar to find a new beauty treat behind each door!
Beauty Advent Calendars were hugely popular last Christmas, and this year’s offerings are even more exciting! Christmas is starting to look even more beautiful this year! Below we have hand-picked our Top 10 Christmas 2017 Beauty Advent Calendars just for you.
Christmas Countdown: 10 of the Best Beauty Advent Calendars for 2017
1. Bobbi Brown | The Beauty Countdown Advent Calendar | £125.00
The Beauty Countdown Advent Calendar from Bobbi Brown wraps the best brands up in a gorgeous gold star. There are 25 cute little drawers, each one with an awesome mini-sized beauty treat tucked inside from the best beauty brands in the world. You’ll find makeup, skincare, and hair care products from Aveda, Bobbi Brown, Bumble & Bumble, Clinique, Estee Lauder, Darphin, MAC, GlamGlow, Michael Kors, Smashbox, and Origins. Treats include lipstick, body cleanser, lotion, perfume, masks and more, are all waiting to surprise you each day. Not knowing what you’ll wake up to find is the very best part!
2. bareMinerals | Box Of Wonders™Advent Calendar | £75.00
The bareMinerals Box Of Wonders™Advent Calendar is incredible value at just £75.00, as it contains £238.00 worth of makeup and goodies! Discover 24 days of bareMinerals surprises leading up to Christmas. This box has golden doors that lead to glamorous makeup products you’ll love including finishing powder, mascara, powder serum, lip gloss and lipstick in fun shades like Dreamer and Rebel, blush, eyeshadows and even a cute little notepad and pen too! ‘Tis the season to look your best with this box!
3. Molton Brown | Cabinet of Scented Luxuries Advent Calendar | £165.00
The Molton Brown Cabinet of Scented Luxuries Advent Calendar may be the most expensive of our Top 10 Picks but we are willing to overlook that as it also happens to be our favourite! Containing luxury bath, body, and beauty products with the iconic fragrances of Molton Brown London, wrapped up in a handsome cabinet-style box. With indulgent gifts hidden behind each door including the sumptuous Rosa Absolute fragranced body wash and lotion, Citrus-spiced Tobacco Absolute perfume and body wash, and a selection of exfoliants, masks, and lotions to pamper your skin and delight your senses for a truly luxurious experience, making every day merry and bright!
4. Clarins | Clarins Advent Calendar | £95.00
The Clarins Advent Calendar gives you 24 luxury skincare and makeup surprise gifts in the days before Christmas that are sure to make you feel more joyous. Includes Clarins mascara, hand & nail treatment, lip perfector, bronzing duo, body scrub, lotion, firming masks and more. Oh, and there’s even some sparkly stuff too, like festive key chains and bracelets that will look perfect with your new dress for those Christmas parties.
5. The Body Shop | 25 Days Ultimate Advent Calendar | £99.00
The Body Shop 25 Days Ultimate Advent Calendar is an incredible and playful box that features 25 days of amazing gifts. But that’s not all it can do. It even transforms into a trivia quiz, perfect for playing by the fire on Christmas Day! So you get loads of goodies for yourself plus the whole family can get in on the fun at the end. For you, you’ll pop open wonderful good-for-your-body treats like Vitamin E night cream, Spa Of The World™ Body cream and British Rose body scrub, as well as Almond hand cream, Pink and Gold glitter dust, Strawberry body polish, and so many more of your Body Shop favorites.
6. Charlotte Tilbury | Naughty and Nice Magic Box Beauty Advent Calendar | £150.00
What fun is it being nice without also being a little bit naughty? The Charlotte Tilbury Naught and Nice Beauty Advent Calendar will allow you to be both with this magic box of makeup bliss! Glamorous and gorgeous you will be once you have unwrapped all 12 of these best-selling Charlotte Tilbury treasures. Some are mini sizes while others are best selling full-sized favorites you’ll love the best. Discover Colour Chameleon a glitter eyeshadow pencil in Mesmerising Mink, Eyes to Mesmerise eyeshadow cream in Jean, Matte Revolution Lipstick in Walk of Shame, Mini Magic Cream Moisturiser, Mini Rock ‘n’ Kohl Eyeliner in Amber and more sweet surprises. Maybe it’s not so naughty after all!
7. Cult Beauty | NYX Professional Makeup Lippie Countdown Advent Calendar | £50.00
The NYX Professional Makeup Lippe Countdown Advent Calendar will keep you guessing with this box of surprises for your lips. Twenty-four delightful new shades await in this ultimate collection. Unlike other advent calendars though, NYX is tight-lipped about what’s inside, however, you’ll be sure to find matte and cream lipsticks, lip glosses and more. It’s perfect for those of us who feel naked leaving the house without our lippy on!
8. John Lewis | John Lewis Beauty Advent Calendar | £149.00
The John Lewis Beauty Advent Calendar contains over £300 worth of products for the true beauty enthusiast! Treat yourself to daily indulgences from some of the worlds most iconic beauty brands. With this advent calendar, you’ll get 25 full and sample-sized products for you to prep, pamper, and preen in style. Treats include MAC Lip Intensity Lipstick, Nars Blush Orgasm Blusher, Benefit Hoola Bronzer, Clinique Chubby Stick, Elemis Papaya Enzyme Mask, Chloe Eau de parfum, Muglar Aura Eau de Parfum and more.
9. L’Occitane | Classic Beauty Advent Calendar | £49.00
The Limited Edition Best Selling L’Occitane Classic Beauty Advent Calendar is priced at just £49.00 and contains £87.00 worth of L’Occitane natural beauty products and cosmetics. This sweet advent calendar has such a cute illustration inside by renowned French artist Kanako, you’ll love it. But of course, you’ll happily open it up each day to uncover the even sweeter gifts within. Unwrap much-loved L’Occitane goodies including Cherry Blossom Shower Gels, Almond Delicious Soap, Repairing Shampoo, Shea Butter Hand Cream, Arlésienne Eau de Toilette and much more for the 24 days before Christmas.
10. Fortnum & Mason | Iconic London Girl About Town Gift Box | £150.00
And last but certainly not least, The Fortnum & Mason Iconic London Girl About Town Gift Box. Inside, 12 full-sized cruelty-free makeup favorites await you. Open the windows to reveal your gorgeous beauty gifts that include a multi-use contour palette, false lashes, primer, signature makeup brushes, rose gold cosmetics bag and more beautiful things too!
Most of the Beauty Advent Calendars included above are limited editions, some are already limited stock! And if last year is anything to go by they will sell out fast! Don’t miss out, order yours online today and then sit back and enjoy receiving a new mini beauty gift every single day until Christmas is here! That should help take the stress out of things!