Tis the season to be jolly and spread the joy to your loved ones. We all have that friend or loved one who just loves Christmas, so what better way than to give them a beauty advent calendar to kick of their December? And there are some beauties around this year, with something for everyone.
We’ve round up some of our favourites that are available to Australian’s, because we celebrate Christmas too and we want what everyone else in the world can get. Well by everyone we generally mean America and the UK when it comes to beauty.
The Body Shop
With two offerings at two price points, you can’t go past a well-loved classic with their 24 Happy Days Advent Calendar (main image) and Deluxe Calendar (pictured above), both are filled with some of their best selling products in their skincare, bath & body care, fragrance and make up ranges. All housed in a box with little boxes for each day, not only do you get a beauty surprise but little inspirational messages written on it.
The original Australian beauty online shopping mecca, Adore Beauty, has launched their first advent calendar and it looks just divine. It includes some of their best selling products and some much loved and must-try beauty products going around right now. We won’t spoil the surprise but the brand list included in this gorgeous box are: Alpha H, asap, Benefit, Bioderma, Dermalogica, Dr Haushcka, Embryolisse, Essie, KEVIN.MURPHY, Lancôme, Lanolips, La Roche-Posay, Moroccanoil, Nuxe, philosophy, SK-II, Sodashi, St Tropez and Smiths. There has only been 800 made to get in quick.
Buy it now: from Adore Beauty for $199
Jo Malone London
The Luxury Advent Calendar is basically what I want every month of the year. It features a selection of 24 deluxe samples from their to-die for Cologne, Bath & Body collections.
Buy it now: from Jo Malone free standing boutiques and department stores for $600
L’Occitane’s Advent Calendar is another limited-edition pack that will have lovers of the French brand truly happy for the days leading up to December 25 with a selection of the brands best selling skin and body care products housed in the advent calendar.
Buy it now: from L’Occitane stores and online for $70
Got a nail loving friend? Or should we say fiend? Ciate’s Mini Mani Month advent calendar would be the ultimate holiday haul for her with Mecca stocking this gorgeous set.
Buy it now: from Mecca.com for $95.
Benefit Cosmetics Party Poppers
12 days of Christmas with Benfit Cosmetics is basically 12 days of their best of, or must-try. From their amazing They’re Real! mascara to High Beam, POREfessional, Ooh La Lift and more, this is one advent calendar that doesn’t disappoint. Except maybe for the fact that it’s only 12 days long.
Buy it now: Exclusively at Myer stores for $78 or online at Myer.com.au