There's nothing better than advent calendars especially now that so many brands are hoping on the advent trend. A few years back it was rare to see anything other than a chocolate filled advent but these days there's so many beauty ones, chocolate ones, candles, alcohol and everything in between. I know you guys love your beauty so this post is especially for you. 10 awesome branded advents with varying price tags and products.
The only thing I would advise is to choose which you're going for (if any) and choose quickly because some are due to sell out and some have sold out but more stocks pending...
Selfridges Cosmic Beauty Advent Calendar // £95
Includes: * YSL Black Opium EDP * YSL Touche Eclat Blur Primer * YSL Forever Youth Liberator Serum * Kiehl's Ultra Facial Cleanser * Kiehl's Midnight Recovery concentrate * Kiehl's Powerful Strength Line-Reducing Concentrate * Kiehl's Creme de Corps * Emporio Armani Diamonds Rose EDP * Georgio Armani Si * Shu Uemura High Performance Balancing Cleansing Oil * Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion * Lancome La Vie est Belle EDP * Lancome Rouge in Love * Lancome Bi-Facil Eye Makeup Remover * Lancome Renergie Multi-Lift Day Cream * Lancome Douceur Galateis Cleanser * Lancome Hypnose Mascara * Lancome Advanced Genefique Serum * Lancome Absolue BX Day Cream * Lancome Visionnaire Day Cream * Lancome Douceur Tonique.
Ciate Mini Mani Advent // £49
Includes: 23 mini polishes in total. Including 17 paint pots. 3 treatments, 2 glitter toppers and a full sized glitter with mini crystal nail file.
The Body Shop Advent // £60
Includes: * Frosted plum heart soap * Frosted plum body lotion * Honeymania lip balm * Strawberry hand cream * Strawberry lip butter * Eyelash curler * Camomile eye & lip makeup remover * Italian Summer Fig EDT * Green mini bath lily * Fuji Green Tea body lotion * Fuji Green Tea shower gel * Vitamin E night cream * Vitamin E moisture cream * Wild Argan Oil shower gel * Eyeshadow brush * Shea heart soap * Shea heart soap * Shea shower cream * Almond hand cream * Mini nail file * Black eye definer * Colour Crush nail polish is Relish the Moment * Elderflower eye gel * Frosted cranberry shimmer lotion * Frosted cranberry heart soap.
M&S Advent // £25 when you spend £25 in the beauty section.
Includes: 24 treats which are worth over £200. Again there's no set run-down but it promises to include Rodial Stila, REN, Cowshed and Neal's Yard.
Lookfantastic Advent Calendar // £70
Launched: November 1st. You can pre-order this just now.
Includes: This one seems to be more secretive than any other advent out there. It boasts that the products total over £250 but other than that there's no set product list.
Lush Advent // £49.95
Launched: Now. Sold out currently but more coming soon.
Includes: This is a 12 day advent which includes: * Snow Angel bath melts * Five Gold Rings bubble bar * The Comforter shower cream * Avobath bath bomb * Celebrate body lotion * Butterbear bath bomb * Yog Nog soap * Golden Wonder bath bomb * Holly Golightly bubble bar * Yuzu and Cocoa shower cream * Cinders bath bomb * Dashing Santa bath bomb.
Diptyque Advent // £250
Launched: Mid-November into Selfridges.
Includes: Includes 1 x 70g candle, 15 x mini 35g candles, 7 x 10ml vials of perfumes, 1 x 15ml Rich Body Butter and 1 x 15ml Previous Oils.
Liberty Advent // £149
Launched: October 29th.
Includes: Contents are worth over £400 so this is one of the best value wise although it's a bit of a splurge initially. You'll find inside: * 1 x 70g Diptyque candle * Dr Sebagh Repair Serum (full) *Margaret Dabbs Nail Serum (full) * Aromatherapy Associates Renewal Rose Body Cream * Aurelia Miracle Cleanser & Cloth * Byredo Handcream * Bigelow Rose Salve * Deborah Lippmann Magic Carpet Ride & Stronger (2 colours), * Davines Oi * Decleor Aroma Cleanse Essential Toning Lotion * Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant * ESPA Pro Cleanser * Eve Lom Cleanser & Cloth * Hourglass Mini Film Noir Mascara * Kai Body Lotion * Kiehl's Amino Acid Shampoo * Liberty Lavender Soap * Malin & Goetz Vitamin E Moisturiser * Nuit et Bali Dry Shampoo * Nars Mini Audacious Mascara * Omorovicza Refining Skin Polish * Trish McEvoy Instant Eye Lift Deluxe * REN Moroccan Rose Body Wash * Surratt Lipslique in Hevyn Rose * This Company Eccentric 03 cased
: November nationwide or Harrods from mid-October.
Includes: Mini perfumes and scented body creams. Perfumes include: * Lime Basil & Mandarin Cologne * Red Roses Cologne * Pomegranate Noir Cologne * Dark Amber & Ginger Lily Cologne Intense * Velvet Rose & Oud Cologne Intense * English Pear & Freesia Cologne * Blackberry & Bay Cologne * Wood Sage & Sea Salt Cologne. Creams Include: * Orange Blossom Body Creme * Lime Basil & Mandarin Body Creme.
L'Occitane Advent Calendar // £39
Launched: Now. More stock coming in 2 weeks.
Includes: * Cherry Blossom Hand Cream * Conditioner for Dry & Damaged Hair * Delicious Hands * Dry Skin Hand Cream * Delightful Rose Hand Cream * Foot Cream for Dry Skin * Jasmine Soap * Milk Extra Gentle Soap * Moisturising Lip Balm * Pivoine Flora and Cream * Pivoine Flora EDT * Shower Oil * Shampoo for Dry & Damaged Hair * Ultra Rich Face Cream * Ultra Rich Body Lotion * Verbena Shower Gel * Verveine and Cream * 10 Stickers * 5 Gift Tags * Cookie Butter * Place Cards * Tree Decoration * Nail File * Sachet of Stars.
Which is your favourite?