Best Beauty Advent Calendars 2016


Best Beauty Advent Calendars 2016

Beauty Advent Calendars can be given as Christmas present.  Or just do the sensible thing and buy it for yourself! because who needs chocolate!  Yes, I know it’s early! But they go on sale in October and get snapped up early due to their limited numbers and huge demand.  Here are my top picks of the ones available this year.


1. Jo Malone £280

Jo Malone has gone to town this Christmas  – this fancy advent collection contains mini perfumes and scented body creams. If you’re a Jo Malone fanatic and can’t decide on one to put on your Christmas wish list, this is perfect. Side note, if you’ve found someone who would buy you a £280 pressie then you go glen coco, I’d probably fall off Santa’s lap in shock! Available from This page near the end of October.


2. Liberty Beauty Advent Calendar £149

Once again, Liberty London has made a beautiful beauty advent calendar.  It contains goodies from Bobbi Brown, NARS, and Le Labo, so some great brands. It’s pricey but the contents are worth over £500, so s technically there’s a big saving. Available from 26 October.


3. Asos Beauty Calendar £50

First of all, it’s marble. I mean come on.  The contents contain products from Dermalogica, Elemis, Amie, Jane Iredale, Nip and Fab and Model Co amongst many others. These minis would be perfect for travelling, so this would be a good present for someone you know going on holiday over New Year.


4. Bare Minerals Countdown To Gorgeous Advent Calendar £75

Bare Minerals beauty advent calendar includes lip glosses, lipstick, blusher, eyeshadow, mascara and skincare. Perfect for someone just starting out in makeup who wants to boost their collection. Or just for lovers of Bare Minerals and mineral makeup in general.


5.  Charlotte Tilbury World Of Legendary Parties Advent Calendar £150

This huge box of goodies from one of my fave brands contains 12 minis of some gorgeous skincare and makeup. In a beautiful pink and rose gold set of pull out drawers this is so pretty, I really want this one.


6. Lookfantastic The Beauty Secret Advent Calendar 2016 £70

The Beauty Secret Volume 2 is nearly here, and it’s even BIGGER and BETTER than last year. Already available to pre-order, with shipments starting from October. Officially goes on sale 1 November. Behind each door up until Christmas, are a mix of deluxe sample size and full-size products.  The calendar contains a mix from all beauty essentials including haircare, skincare, body care and makeup treats. Yours for only £70, and worth over £300.


7. Kiehl’s Beauty Advent Calendar £95

You get the full 24 advent calendar doors with this calendar, each door filled with a mini skincare essential. From miniature Viktor and Rolf and YSL fragrances to mascaras and moisturisers, there’s a beauty trinket behind each door waiting to be unveiled.


8. House of Fraser Beauty Advent Calendar £25

Featuring a selection of own-brand `Colour Couture` make-up must-haves; from party-perfect eye pencils to nifty nail art pens, luscious lip glosses to nail caviar. There`s a pre-Christmas pampering treat every day in December, right up until the big day itself.  Limited edition and exclusively at House of Fraser.


9. Clarins Advent Calendar £95

This year for the second time, begin the countdown to Christmas in beautiful style with 24 treasures from Clarins. Day by day, open a window and be spoiled with a special Clarins treat. A perfect opportunity to discover Clarins best-selling and iconic products. Hurry, the quantities are limited!


10. The Body Shop 24 Happy Days Deluxe Advent Calendar £80

Give the gift of 24 days of cheeky surprises this Christmas – this highly anticipated advent calendar is back and even more beauty full than ever. Each draw contains a treat from bestsellers to brand new body care, skincare, makeup and accessories ranges.


11. L’Occitane Christmas Beauty Advent Calendar £42

Featuring a selection of best sellers, this calendar is filled with 24 irresistible beauty products. Indulge a loved one or treat yourself to a luxurious pre-Christmas gift with the L’OCCITANE Christmas Beauty Advent Calendar. Contains some of my favourites such as Ultra Rich Shower Cream, Almond Shower Oil, Verbena Shower Gel and Shea Butter Foot Cream.


12. Benefit ‘Girl O’Clock Rock’ Advent Calendar £34.50

 You can get this advent calendar from Benefit or Debenhams. It is worth £68. Set contains miniatures of the following.  The POREfessional, They’re real,  Benetint, Posietint, They’re real! Remover, It’s potent! Eye cream, Ultra plush lip gloss in lollibop, Hoola, Dandelion, BADgal- lash, High beam and Lollitint.


13. NYX Wanderlust Advent Calendar £60

Cosmetics brand NYX has announced the launch of its Christmas Advent Calendar, available from Boots and later this month. The calendar includes long lasting lip colours and eyeshadows ideal for the festive season. This is probably the best value calender to get for someone who loves makeup for Christmas.


14. Selfridges Eclectic Little Luxuries Advent Calendar £95

You’ll find some of the world’s best beauty brands here from skincare like Kiehls, Lancome, and YSL to miniature fragrances from Giorgio Armani and Viktor & Rolf. This will sell fast! Available from October 20th.


15. Molton Brown Scented Luxuries Advent Calendar £150

24 Molton Brown products are included ranging from best-selling body lotions and hand washes to haircare and homeware delights, all featuring delectable fragrances signature to Molton Brown. An indulgent must-have gift for yourself or a loved one. Molton Brown is definitely a Christmas present staple for me, if in doubt, go to Molton Brown!