The Best Beauty Advent Calendars (That Are Still In Stock!)
Is there anything more fun than an advent calendar? When you’re a kid, it’s all about that tiny little chocolate lurking behind a numbered door. Now that we’re adults and can eat chocolate whenever we like, the beauty world indulged the child in all of us with the creation of beauty advent calendars. Seriously, few things make us happier than a shiny new beauty product!
The beauty of an advent calendar is not only can you make huge savings, but what’s more fun than getting to open brand-new beauty products in the days leading up to Christmas Day? BTW, we totally don’t blame you if you open it all at once! In fact, beauty advent calendars are now so popular that tons have already sold out, so we’ve rounded up all of the insane beauty calendars that you can still get your hands on. Get ready to feel the holiday spirit!
Who doesn’t love Benefit Cosmetics? We’ve been relying on their brow products for years and their mascaras are some of the best in the biz! In this calendar, Benefit is treating you to some of their Cult faves, including their brow pencil and two brow gels, Roller Liner Eyeliner, three iconic mascaras (yes, they have that many!), two primers, and their Hoola bronzer and Dandelion blush. Products you know you’re gonna wanna be using in 2021! Plus, the mini sizes of everything are perfect for keeping in your makeup bag!
2. ELLE Beauty Advent Calendar, $125
From the OUAI Super Dry Shampoo to the Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Universal Peel, this advent calendar is packed with cult beauty products. It even boasts celeb-fave, 111 Skin, which creates the famous sheet masks that MUAs swear by for prepping the skin of A-listers for Hollywood awards shows. The calendar has a whopping 24 products in total, which would normally retail at £530! We also love the exclusive design by fashion designer Bella Freud, plus you get a year’s free digital subscription to ELLE magazine, which is epic!
Regardless of whether you’re a makeup lover or total newbie, you’ll fall in love with this NYX advent calendar. It’s the perfect introduction to the world of makeup and if you’re already a beauty lover, you’ll add some new essentials to you’re already existing collection. The festive calendar features 24 of NYX’s best-selling products, including our fave matte lipstick, as well as the Born to Glow Liquid Illuminator Mini, which is like a glow up in a bottle. By the time Christmas day arrives, you’ll be fully equipped to sleigh your beat.
4. Huda Beauty 12-Day Advent Calendar, $175
Introducing the first-ever Huda Beauty advent calendar! We’ve packed in 13 of our all-time fave Huda Beauty, WISHFUL, and KAYALI products into a 12-day advent calendar that will help you get in the mood and get glam for the holidays! Literally, everything you need, from skincare essentials that will get your skin glowing to makeup must-haves and delicious fragrances. Plus, you’ll save 47% with a huge $157 discount!
Can you ever have too many nail polishes? We think not! This super cute advent calendar features 22 mini Plant Pots nail polishes, one full-size Plant Pot nail polish, and a deluxe mini Watermelon Lip Oil. It’s literally a nail-lovers dream, with colors ranging from neutrals and pastels, to glitters, metallics, pops of color, and a top and base coat. You have everything you need to create flawless nails for 2021 and beyond!
If you’re willing to spend big to save big, Harrod’s Advent calendar is made with you in mind. Inside this chic calendar, there are 24 of the hottest beauty products you can find inside Harrods’ iconic beauty hall. From accessories like the Slip Pure Silk Skinnies hairbands that’ll keep you looking cute and your hair protected to the Dr. Barbara Sturm Lifting Serum, there’s something in here for everyone. We predict this to be a major hit, so get it while you still can.
Not only is this calendar stashed with some of Charlotte’s cult faves, but this design is just so cute that you can keep it for product storage all year round! This chest of treasures is stashed with full and travel-sized products, and a selection of makeup and skincare goodies; from shimmering body lotions and setting sprays to eyeliner, eyeshadow, and of course, Charlotte’s iconic Pillow Talk Lipstick.
If your skincare collection is in need of a revamp or your skin is just feeling that 2020 fatigue, the Clarins 12 Days of Christmas calendar is here to save the day. Stashed with Clarins’ classics like the Instant Eye Make-Up Remover and the SOS Hydra Refreshing Hydration Mask, it has everything you need to detox, hydrate, and nourish your skin. They’ve even featured some makeup products like their Wonder Perfect 4D Mascara, $28, which is ideal for no-makeup makeup glam. You’d also save over £65, which is another added bonus.
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