The 10 best Beauty Advent Calendars to buy this season

A panoply of beauty calendars perfect for the festive season.

Molton Brown

With body washes such as Rosa Absolute and Black Peppercorn, and white truffle hand cream and exfoliator, Molton Brown’s Cabinet of Scented Luxuries offers a lesson in luxury, trimmed in silver foil.



Advocating natural beauty products and organic cosmetics, L’Occitane have crafted a calendar that speaks of the beauty houses’ core values: authenticity, respect and sensoriality.


Ole Henriksen

Fittingly titled, Ole Henrikesen’s 12 Days of Glow advent calendar is a plethora of skincare minis, including top-sellers Truth Serum® and Sheer Transformation® Perfecting Moisturizer, with products ranging from a pore-balancing facial scrub to a nourishing hand cream.



Concocting world-renowned fragrances since 1961, Diptyque’s limited edition advent calendar - featuring mini-fragrances, skincare and candles - is a sensory treat of the highest order.


Tucked away in the Essie advent calendar are 7 nail polishes, 13 mini-nail polishes, one mini-nail remover, and a few secret surprises for 24 days of pampering.

Jo Malone

Having established itself as one of the leading fragrance brands in Britain, Jo Malone carries on its luxury portfolio with a calendar as versatile as the scents it houses.


Filled with mini BareMinerals must-haves, this limited edition calendar, entitled Box of Wonders, offers decadence behind every door.


Ciaté London

Producing PETA-certified and cruelty free cosmetics, the 12 Days of Ciaté advent calendar of full-size and mini beauty necessities lauded for their high pigments and length-of-wear.


The Body Shop

This year, The Body Shop has envisioned play: Not only a playful haul of body care and skincare mini products, the 24 Days of Game Changing Adventures Deluxe Advent Calendar also has feel-good tasks to complete, and turns into a trivia game when box 25 is opened.


Much-beloved American cosmetics label Kiehls brings together 24 miniatures of its premium, beautifying products to help your skin throughout December and beyond.


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