14 Best beauty advent calendars 2023
CHRISTMAS will be here before you know it, and if you’re looking to treat yourself this December, why not treat yourself to a beauty advent calendar?
Not sure where to start? We’ve picked out the brightest and best advent calendars for 2023, including some must-have calendars from the likes of Lookfantastic, Charlotte Tilbury, Cult Beauty and more.
Looking for a beauty advent calendar?
Whether it’s stocking up on old favourites, or trying out a new brand before committing to products full size, Beauty Advent Calendars are a great way to treat yourself as you count down to the big day.
Plus, it’s a decent upgrade on the usual chocolate calendar.
We’ve put together our top picks of the best advent calendars across the world of beauty, skincare, haircare and fragrance – so there really is something for everyone.
Whether it’s calendars from major players like Liberty London, Cult Beauty and Lookfantastic or high street brands such as Boots No7 and M&S, or premium luxury options from Jo Malone, Fortnum and Mason and Cult Beauty – there’s plenty to choose from.
However, beauty advent calendars sell out fast, so if you’ve got your eyes on one, we’d recommend you shop fast.
Not sure where to start? Check out the full list below.
Best Beauty Advent Calendars 2023 1. Bobbi Brown 12-Day Advent Calendar
Bobbi Brown 12-Day Advent Calendar, £135 – buy here
Number of products: 12, Price: £195, Worth: £264
A make-up bag staple, what better way to stock up on your favourite Bobbi Brown products than with its advent calendar?
Priced at £195, it’s worth far more than that at £264.
It features 12 bestselling skincare and beauty essentials, including 3 full-size favourites which are perfect for “keeping the season of glamour aglow”.
Beauty fans will find treats such as Full-Size Extra Lip Tint, Deluxe Soothing Cleansing Oil, and Travel-Size Vitamin Enriched Face Base amongst more.
2. Lookfantastic Beauty Advent Calendar 2023 Lookfantastic Advent Calendar 2023, £99 – buy here
Release date: September 1, Number of products: 27, Price: £99, Worth: Over £565
Lookfantastic’s 2023 advent calendar is back for what we predict will be another sell out year.
The incredible calendar is full of 26 must-have products from Medik8, NARS, and MAC, as well as editor’s favourites such as Disciple, Coco & Eve and GRANDE Cosmetics.
You can even find must-have viral sensations such as Sol de Janeiro’s TikTok-trending Brazilian Bum Bum Cream and ISOCLEAN’s sell-out Makeup Brush Cleaner inside.
Plus there’s also an exclusive limited edition candle exclusively for Lookfantastic in collaboration with Avery.
General Sale opens on October 1, but you can currently sign up for the waitlist here, and pre-sale will open on September 1.
Last year, Lookfantastic Beauty Box Subscribers could save £15 off the advent calendar when they buy a monthly subscription plan – we’re waiting to see if the same will happen this year.
3. Cult Beauty Advent Calendar 2022
We can’t wait to get our hands on this Cult Beauty Advent Calendar, £235 – buy here
Release date: TBC Number of products: TBC Price: TBC, Worth: TBC
There are beauty advent calendars, and then there’s Cult Beauty’s advent calendar.
Whilst nothing has been announced just yet, shoppers can sign up for the waiting list on Cult Beauty’s website here and we will be updating this page with more information as we get it.
Last year there were 25 doors and 37 luxury brands inside such as Augustinus Bader, 111SKIN, The INKEY List and Youth To The People inside – it’s a beauty lovers’ dream.
The brand also hid a £1000 Cult Beauty voucher inside three random calendars, which will help the lucky recipients splash out on a beauty spree of a lifetime.
Usually worth over a whopping £1000, this popular calendar sells out every year, and we pretty much expect this year to follow suit as shoppers scramble for the highly anticipated beauty haul.
4. Fortnum and Mason Beauty Advent Calendar 2023
Indulge in ultimate luxury with Fortnum’s advent calendarCredit: FORTNUM & MASON Fortnum and Mason Beauty Advent Calendar, £260 – buy here
Release date: Available now for pre-order Number of products: 25, Price: £260, Worth: £1020
Fortnum’s beauty advent calendar is the ultimate in luxury beauty.
Worth £1020, it is filled to the brim with the very best from the retailer’s iconic beauty hall.
There are 25 drawers with 19 full sized products, TWO deluxe samples and four travel sized miniatures from luxury brands such as Aromatherapy Associates, ESPA, Cult 51 and Acqua di Parma can be found inside, as well as Fortnum & Mason’s festive Four Seasons Candle to get you in the Christmas spirit.
Want your own? You can purchase it directly from the Fortnum and Mason website here.
5. Jo Loves Advent Calendar
Jo Loves Advent Calendar 2022, £365 – buy here
Release date: October 5 Number of products: 25, Price: £365, Worth: N/A
Fragrance fans, rejoice because the Jo Loves Advent Calendar is here.
Available from joloves.com, and priced at £365, this year’s offering comes in a stunning round bauble-shaped box in Jo Loves’s trademark red and white colours, which has been designed by textiles brand Warner House.
Meanwhile the gifts inside include an assortment of perfumes, body products, candles and hair care in scents such as Mango Thai Lime, Pink Vetiver and the brand’s newest fragrance, Amber, Lime & Bergamot.
If that wasn’t enough, six of the products inside are full-size.
6. Benefit Beauty Advent Calendar 2023
Benefit Beauty Advent Calendar 2022, £145 – buy here
Release date: August 30, Number of products: 24, Price: £145, Worth: £281.72
Benefit’s beauty advent calendar is back for 2023 with the ‘All I Want Advent Calendar’ and will retail for £145, although it contains £281.72 worth of beauty products inside.
From blushers and bronzers to mascara and brow gels, this bundle has everything, and plenty of our favourite Benefit buys
It’ll be available from August 30 and contains 24 Benefit beauty products.
7. Charlotte Tilbury Beauty Advent Calendar 2023
Charlotte Tilbury’s Diamond Chest of Beauty Stars Beauty Advent Calendar, £160 – click here
Release date: September 12 Number of products: 12, Price: £160, Worth: TBC
Charlotte Tilbury’s beauty advent calendars have proved to be a sell-out success in previous years, as one sold every five minutes last year, so it’s likely this year will sell fast too.
The Lucky Chest of Beauty Secrets includes a number of travel and full-size icons to make you feel and look like a star.
Shoppers will also be able to enjoy early access through the Charlotte Tilbury app, from September 12.
The waitlist is available now, so make sure to get your name down, and shoppers will also be able to enjoy early access through the Charlotte Tilbury app, from September 12.
8. Harrods Advent Calendar
Harrods Beauty Advent Calendar 2023, £250 – buy here
Release date: September 1 Number of products: 25 , Price: £250, Worth: £1,173
Beauty fans are spoilt for choice with the Harrods Beauty Advent Calendar.
Available to pre-order now at harrods.com, with an estimated dispatch of September 1, the Harrods Beauty Advent Calendar 2023 is not to be missed.
It’s priced at £250 but is worth £1,173 with a range of full-size and deluxe-size products including Augustinus Bader, Charlotte Tilbury, Dr. Barbara Sturm, 111SKIN and Acqua di Parma.
9. Makeup Revolution Advent Calendar
Make Up Revolution Beauty Advent Calendar 2023, £48 from Revolution – buy here
Release date: September 1 Number of products: 25 , Price: £48, Worth: £96
Looking for a great advent calendar on a budget. You can’t go wrong with the MakeupRevolution advent calendar.
Worth £96, it’s on sale for £48 and includes 20 full-size beauty buys from Revolution, including some of the designer dupes and the products, which have gone viral on TikTok.
We strongly advise you to sign up because last year the Make Up Revolution calendar had a jaw-dropping 20,694 sign-ups on the waitlist, and sells out year after year without fail.
10. Holland & Barrett Beauty Advent Calendar 2023
Holland & Barrett Beauty Advent Calendar 2023, £45 (Worth £179) – buy here
Release date: September 11, Number of products: 25, Price: £45, Worth: £179
Holland & Barrett has pulled it out of the bag with this year’s Beauty Advent Calendar 2023.
Priced at £45, it contains £179 of beauty products – a hefty saving of £134.
This year’s bundle shoppers can expect to find the likes of VitaSkin, Weleda and Q+A, and other cult favourites such as Psychic Sisters and Ethique.
Pre-order yours before it goes as this always sells out.
11. Liz Earle Beauty Advent Calendar 2023
Liz Earle Beauty Advent Calendar 2022, £65 – buy here
Release date: Available now, Number of products: 12, Price: £75, Worth: £168.50
Liz Earle has unveiled its 12 Days of Beauty advent calendar, which is available to buy now from Boots.
The 12 Days of Liz Earle Advent Calendar contains both full-sized and luxury miniatures of the brand’s best-selling products, including their best-selling, No 1 premium Cleanse & Polish.
Priced at £75, it’s worth a huge £168.50, giving beauty fans a very handy saving of nearly £100.
12. Jo Malone Beauty Advent Calendar 2023
Jo Malone London’s Advent Calendar, £350 from Jo Malone – buy here
Release date: TBC, Number of products: 25, Price: £350, Worth: N/A
Jo Malone has revealed its highly sought after beauty advent calendar, and the waiting list is open now.
They’ve not released the full contents just yet, but we know there are 25 products inside and it’s priced at £350.
If this year’s advent calendar is anything like previous years you can expect candles, body washes, and body creams, as well as fragrances. So what are you waiting for?
13. Liberty Advent Calendar
Liberty Advent Calendar 2023, £250 – buy here
Release date: September 27, Number of products: 25, Price: £250, Worth: £1040
The Liberty Advent Calendar 2023 will be available from libertylondon.com, and is filled with top names including Kate Somerville, Sunday Riley and Dr Barbara Sturm.
Inside there are twenty-nine products, twenty of which are full-sized and include luxury brands Vilhelm Parfumerie and BibbiFragrance as well as cult favourites from Sunday Riley, Le Labo,Augustinus Bader, Charlotte Mensah and Rose Inc.
Liberty Beauty Drop members will have early accessto the calendar via a pre-sale from 1st August until 10thSeptember via a personal email link, and£10 off their calendar.
It’ll then go on general sale September 27, but don’t hang about – it always sells out.
14. Elemis Advent Caldendar
Skin Wellness Advent Calendar: The Complete Collection, £180 from Elemis – buy here
Release date: September 4, Number of products: 25, Price: £180, Worth: £552
Elemis is one our our favourite skincare brands, and the Advent Calendar is a great time to stock up.
The gorgeous Elemis Advent Calendar contains a mixture of full-size and miniature-sized skincare essentials, which are perfect for on the go, and to see you through the winter months.
The 25-day countdown includes some of the brand’s best-known products, including Pro-Collagen Cleansing Balm, Pro-Collagen Glow Boost Exfoliator, Superfood Glow Priming Moisturiser and even a full-size Pro-Collagen Marine Cream.
We can’t wait to get our hands on it.
The best of last year’s advent calendars 1. M&S Beauty Advent Calendar 2022
M&S Beauty Advent Calendar 2022, £40 – buy here
Number of products: 25, Price: £40, Worth: £300
It wouldn’t be right to countdown to Christmas without an M&S beauty advent calendar, which has sold out over the last few years it has been released.
The bundle had 25 doors waiting to be opened, with products from M&S own-brand ranges and premium beauty brands like Aveda, Prai and Philip Kingsley.
The bundle had all bases covered, with a nice mix of items for hair make-up and skincare.
It cost £40, when you spent £30 on Clothing, Home & Beauty instore or online.
2. Glossybox Beauty Advent Calendar 2022 Glossybox Beauty Advent Calendar 2022, £99 – buy here
Number of products: 28, Price: £99, Worth: £443
Another favourite amongst beauty junkies is the Glossybox beauty advent calendar, which is filled to the brim with top makeup and skincare items from coveted brands.
Glossybox’s advent calendar just gets better and better each year.
Anyone can buy the Glossybox calendar, but existing beauty box subscribers can get early access to order the special bundle.
Last year, you can expect to find brands like Iconic, Glossier and Rituals inside – a real beauty treat.
3. Space NK Beauty Advent Calendar 2022
The Space NK beauty advent calendar waiting list is now live Space NK Beauty Advent Calendar 2022, £215 – buy here
Number of products: 25, Price: £215, Worth: £770
Space NK’s unmissable beauty advent calendar is one to watch.
Last year, the calendar contained 25 products and £770 worth of premium beauty and skincare favourites from Brazilian Bum Bum Cream, Paula’s Choice, Charlotte Tilbury, Rare Beauty and more.
4. Sephora Advent Calendar 2022
Sephora Advent Calendar 2022, £139 – buy here
Number of products: 34, Price: £139, Worth: £700
The news is out – Sephora is officially in the UK. Beauty fanatics rejoice!
And for one of its first orders of business, it launched a stocked advent calendar that was stuffed full of favourites like Neom, Huda Beauty, Nars and Augustinus Bader.
Inside there was a super generous 34 products that are worth over £700 but will only cost you £139. Sign us up asap.
5. Diptyque Beauty Advent Calendar 2022 Diptyque Beauty Advent Calendar 2022, £370 – buy here
Number of products: 25, Price: £370, Worth: N/A
Diptyque is a coveted fragrance brand, producing perfumes and candles with luxe, complex scents that once you’ve tried, you’ll keep using again and again.
Inside its advent calendar last year there were two exclusive holiday-scented candles alongside other scents and candles curated by the maison.
This is always super popular and we can see why.
6. Dr Hauschka Advent Calendar Dr Hauschka Advent Calendar, £90 – buy here
Number of products: 24, Price: £90, Worth: Over £129
This limited edition Dr Hauschka advent calendar had 24 natural skincare products behind its doors for a beauty treat each day in the lead-up to Christmas.
Housed in sustainable packaging, you could find treats like the Rose Day Cream and Soothing Cleansing Milk to get your skin in shape for the big day.
7. The Fragrance Shop Advent Calendar
The Fragrance Shop Advent Calendar, £70 – buy here
Number of products: 25, Price: £70, Worth: Over £300
Are you a fragrance fiend? Then what better way to countdown to Christmas than with a new scent every day?
With The Fragrance Shop’s Advent Calendar, you’ll get to try out big name perfumes and colognes like Carolina Herrera Very Good Girl, Moschino Toy Boy and Mugler Alien Man as well as loads more.
The calendar is worth over £300 but was on sale for £70, plus members could get it at the even better price of £56.
8. Beauty Pro 12 Days of Christmask Advent Calendar Beauty Pro 12 Days of Christmask, £25 (was £39) – buy here
Number of products: 12, Price: £25 (was £39), Worth: £60
Love a sheet mask? Beauty Pro’s 12 Days of Christmask needs to be on your radar.
Costing only £25, inside was 12 of the skincare heroes ranging from its Brightening Mask to the Eye Therapy Mask.
9. Mylee Beauty Advent Calendar 2022
Take your gel manicure up a gear with the Mylee calendar
Number of products: 12, Price: £65, Worth: £92
If you love a good home gel manicure, you’ll be delighted to get your hands on the Mylee beauty advent calendar this year.
Last year it came with £92 worth of goodies including wonderfully festive nail colours and manicure accessories, so you can look gorgeous and groomed over the Christmas holidays.
10. House of Fraser Beauty Advent Calendar 2022
House of Fraser advent calendar is not one to miss House of Fraser Beauty Advent Calendar 2022 – buy here
Number of products: 25, Price: £125, Worth: Over £400
Last year’s House of Fraser’s Beauty Advent Calendar was bigger and better than ever before.
The bundle included leading beauty and skincare brands, including, Acqua Di Parma, Sweed, Philip Kingsley, MAC, Charlotte Tilbury, Oskia, and many more.
11. Body Shop Beauty Advent Calendar 2022
The Body Shop has not one but three beauty advent calendars this year Body Shop Beauty Advent Calendar 2022, £145 – buy here
Number of products: 25, Price: £145, Worth: £219
The Body Shop launched not one, but three, beauty advent calendars, last year, so shoppers were spoilt for choice.
In the Ultimate Beauty Advent Calendar, shoppers were treated to a whole host of beauty must-haves worth £219, but was on sale for £145, saving you £75.
12. L’Occitane Beauty Advent Calendar 2022
L’Occitane has dropped four beauty advent calendars ahead of Christmas L’Occitane Beauty Advent Calendar 2022 – buy here
Number of products: 24, Price: From £55 to £510, Worth: From £55 to £677
Similar to The Body Shop, L’Occitane launched a wide variety of beauty advent calendars ahead of Christmas.
From classic versions, and luxury, to reusable, and refillable designs, there is something for every recipient.
13. Harvey Nichols Beauty Advent Calendar 2022
Harvey Nichols will launch it’s mega beauty advent calendar next month Harvey Nichols Beauty Advent Calendar 2022 – buy here
Number of products: 26, Price: £250, Worth: £1,200
Harvey Nichols launched an unmissable beauty advent calendar for 2022 and it was not to be missed.
The bundle has been expertly curated to include 30 iconic beauty brands, such as Augustinus Bader, Carolina Herrera, La Mer, Dr Barbara Sturm and many more.
It’s worth an almighty £1,200 but will retail for a fraction of the price.
Now that is one savvy saving.
14. NYX Beauty Advent Calendar 2022
NYX advent calendar is high on our radar NYX Professional Makeup Gimme Super Stars! Beauty Advent Calendar 2022, £46.54 – buy here
Number of products: 24, Price: £46.54, Worth: N/A
NYX has been one of our go-to brands for longer than we can remember, with the Butter Gloss and Soft Matte Lip creams being an internet sensation.
The Advent Calendar included eyeshadows, primers, highlighters, and lip products, for a complete beauty regime.
15. River Island Beauty Advent Calendar 2022
River Island has launched its first ever beauty advent calendar River Island Beauty Advent Calendar 2022, £50 – buy here
Number of products: 25, Price: £50, Worth: £240
Last year, River Island launched its first EVER beauty advent calendar.
The Christmas countdown included 25 beauty gifts, and is worth a whopping £290, but could be yours for just £50, saving you £240. Bargain.
16. Ted Baker Beauty Advent Calendar 2022
Ted Baker launches beauty advent calendar for 2022 Ted Baker Beauty Advent Calendar 2022, £45 – buy here
Number of products: 27, Price: £45, Worth: N/A
Ted Baker never fails to impress with its beauty advent calendars year in, year out, and the 2022 variation was no different.
From lipsticks and nail polishes, to travel pouches to home your beauty favourites, it had it all – 27 pieces to be precise.
17. Boots No 7 Advent Calendar No7 Beauty Advent Calendar, £49.50 – buy here
Number of products: 25, Price: £140, Worth: £433
There were two versions of the No7 Beauty Advent Calendar for 2022 and both were available to buy from boots.com or in stores.
Inside there was make-up and skincare products like the Full 360 Mascara Black and Restore and Renew Dual Action Cleansing Lotion for a beauty treat each day in the lead up to the 25th.
Basically, you’re getting a full skincare and make-up overhaul for a fraction of the regular price. Bargain.
18. John Lewis Advent Calendar 2022 John Lewis Beauty Advent Calendar, £179 – click here
Number of products: 27, Price: £179, Worth: £771
Last year, the department store is offering its highest-ever value – a huge £770 – and included 14 full-size beauty must-haves.
For the first time ever, ten advent calendars also included a gift card worth £500.
It’ll include some of the biggest names in beauty like Augustinus Bader and Olaplex, alongside Sunday Riley, Votary, Charlotte Tilbury, Neom, Elemis, Bobbi Brown and Murad.
19. Debenhams Advent Calendar 2022 Debenhams Beauty Advent Calendar, £63 (Worth over £280), from Debenhams – buy here
Number of products: 24, Price: £63, Worth: Over £280
Now’s the time to get your hands on the Debenhams Beauty Advent Calendar because it’s currently on sale for £63, down from £90.
It contained an almighty £280 plus worth of beauty products, which makes a saving of around £200, and includes Versace, Lancome, Elizabeth Arden, and many more.
Well worth the investment if you ask us.
20. MAC Advent Calendar 2022 MAC Advent Calendar 2022, £165 – buy here
Number of products: 24, Price: £165, Worth: Over £400
The legendary calendar is a sell out each year, and this year we’re expecting no different.
Last year’s was worth over £400 and was priced at £165, it included the new MACStack Mascara, Luxe Powder Kiss, and the iconic Matte Lipstick.
MAC rarely misses the mark, and their advent calendar definitely hits the spot.
21. ASOS Face + Body 25 Day Advent Calendar 2022 ASOS Face + Body 25 Day Advent Calendar 2022, £85 from ASOS – buy here
Number of products: 29, Price: £85, Worth: 73% saving
ASOS Face + Body is the gift that keeps on giving, and last year’s calendar contained 29 beauty products inside.
But how does that work? We hear you ask. Well, on 25th December you were treated to not one, but five gifts – it is Christmas, after all.
22. SELFRIDGES Beauty advent calendar 2022 SELFRIDGES Beauty advent calendar, £210 from Selfridges – buy here
Number of products: 25, Price: £210, Worth: Over £800
Selfridges Beauty Advent Calendar 2022 was an impressive bundle of gifts.
It contained big brands across make-up, skincare, haircare, and health, including Ren, Vida Glow, Olaplex, MAC and many more.
23. ESPA Wellness Advent Calendar 2022 Wellness Advent Calendar, £160 from ESPA – buy here
Number of products: 25, Price: £160, Worth: £319
We all need to treat ourselves to a day of R&R, and ESPA created a bundle so you could relax all month long.
The bundle contained 25 wellness treats, which include Positivity Pulse Point Oil, Pink Hair and Scalp Mud, an Energising bath oil and much more.
24. Macmillan 24 Days of Beauty Advent Calendar Macmillan 24 Days of Beauty Advent Calendar, £88 from Boots – buy here
Number of products: 24, Price: £88, Worth: N/A
Macmillan charity joined forces with Boots to release the Macmillan 24 Days of Beauty Advent Calendar, which is a sell-out success year in and year out.
This bundle contains a whole host of well-respected brands, including Soap & Glory, Liz Earle, and No7, with a percentage of proceeds going towards the charity.
25. 24 Days of Clinique Favourites Advent Calendar 24 Days of Clinique Favourites Advent Calendar, £150 from Clinique – buy here
Number of products: 24, Price: £150, Worth: Over £380
Clinique is a longstanding beauty and skincare brand, we know and love, so we were head over heels for their impressive beauty advent calendar.
It contained 24 beauty, skincare and fragrance essentials, which would total a whopping £381 if bought separately.
26. NET-A-PORTER 25 Days of Beauty Advent Calendar NET-A-PORTER 25 Days of Beauty Advent Calendar, £260 from Net-A-Porter – buy here
Number of products: 26, Price: £260, Worth: Over £1,000
Net-A-Porter is the place to shop designer labels, whether it is fashion, footwear, accessories, or beauty.
Last year’s beauty advent calendar is a marvel, containing 25 beauty stalwarts you won’t want to miss out on from celebrity-loved beauty brands, including Sarah Chapman’s full-size Skinesis Intense Hydrating Booster and Noble Panacea’s The Absolute Rejuvenation Night Balm, plus many more delights.
27. Revolve Beauty Advent Calendar Revolve Beauty Advent Calendar, £156 from Revolve – buy here
Number of products: 26, Price: £156, Worth: $580 USD (around £523)
Revolve is a fan-favourite clothing brand many flocks to for clothes or shoes, but last year they also had an impressive beauty advent calendar filled with sensational products to leave your hair, skin, and body glowing.
The bundle was worth $580 USD, which is approximately £523 but retailed for a fraction of the price.
28. La Mer The Twelve Days of Transformation advent calendar La Mer The Twelve Days of Transformation advent calendar, £450 from Selfridges – buy here
Number of products: 12, Price: £450, Worth: N/A
La Mer is one of the leading skincare brands on the market, so their impressive beauty advent calendar blew our minds.
From the iconic Crème de La Mer, to the Eye Concentrate and numerous serums, the 12 days of Christmas countdown was not to be missed.
29. Real Techniques 25 Days Of Beauty Advent Calendar Real Techniques 25 Days Of Beauty Advent Calendar, £30 (Was £80) from Superdrug – buy here
Number of products: 25, Price: £30 (Was £80), Worth: N/A
Real Techniques receives a lot of praise for their iconic brushes even from famous make-up artists, which is why their calendars are not to be missed.
From brushes to tweezers, spoilers, and beauty blenders, the bundle ensured you have every possible necessity to perfect your make-up routine.
30. Beauty Works Advent Calendar Beauty Works Advent Calendar, £180 (Worth £300) from Beauty Works – buy here
Number of products: 12, Price: £180, Worth: £300
With 12 luxury haircare treats waiting inside, it was Beauty Works’ biggest and best Christmas countdown to date.
It featured hair brushes, nourishing hair oils, clips, the Limited Edition Gold Curl Tong and a brand-new styling tool exclusive to shoppers buying the calendar.
What’s the best value beauty advent calendar 2023?
All the beauty advent calendars listed above are good value, as they are nearly always worth more than their price tag.
Shoppers should look out for those with the most full-size items to get the best value, and also for included money off vouchers if they are regular shoppers.
Which brands have beauty advent calendars?
In short, lots and lots of them.
Most department stores and online retailers will have beauty advent calendars as well as beauty brands that specialise in make-up, skincare, body care, fragrances and any other cosmetic-related category you can think of.
Some of our favourites include Cult Beauty, Sephora, MAC, Charlotte Tilbury, The Body Shop and Space NK.
What’s the most popular beauty advent calendar?
The most popular beauty advent calendars tend to sell out pretty quickly, you can bet that the No 7 and Liberty Advent Calendars won’t be sticking around for long.
This year there’s also been a huge buzz around the Cult Beauty Advent Calendar.
When do beauty advent calendars start going on sale?
Most Beauty Advent Calendars will start going on sale in September and October, but make sure you keep an eye on this guide and mark the specific dates in your diary so you don’t miss out. You can also sign up to waitlists for the inside scoop.
What are the best beauty advent calendars in 2023?
This list is all about the best beauty advent calendars, so if you pick any of the above you’ll have made a great choice.
However, it all depends on what you’re into! No 7 sells out every year, but if you’re looking for eco-friendly then maybe Holland & Barrett is more your thing.
What are the best makeup advent calendars this year?
If you’re specifically after the best makeup advent calendar, you can’t go wrong with Charlotte Tilbury.
Although if you’re after a mix of brands, check out Glossybox, Lookfantastic or Selfridges’ advent calendars. They’re amazing too.
Do you start at number 1 or 24 on an advent calendar?
Start at number 1 on December 1 and make your way up.
Occasionally, there’s an extra special treat under the 24th door, so you’ll want to save that until last. Maybe.
Can you pre-order beauty advent calendars?
Yes you can, the more popular advent calendars will have waiting lists for when they go on sale, and some will let you pre-order in advance, but you’ll need to check which does which.
Are beauty advent calendars worth the money?
Beauty Advent Calendars are a great time to test new products and favourite brands before buying full-size products. Some Beauty Advent Calendars will also mean you’re essentially buying in bulk and are cheaper than if you were to buy them all separately. Most will say how much they are worth, but who can put a price on a beauty surprise as you count down to Christmas.
Love jewellery Check out our picks of the best Jewllery Advent Calendars.
If you are on an advent calendar shopping spree, check out Liberty London’s epic festive countdown.
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