Treat yourself daily with these Christmas beauty advent calendars
On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me… a tube of Clarins Beauty Flash Balm. Enjoy a daily boost in the run up to the big day with our pick of the best beauty advent calendars on the market this year.
You don’t have to break the bank to treat yourself or a loved one this December. There are several fantastic options on the budget end of the scale, including The Present Finder's 12 Days of Christmas Beauty Advent Calendar, where you’ll get 12 miniature treats as you count down to Christmas, including body lotion, hand cream, lip balm and bath salts. If make-up is more your thing, look no further than Makeup Revolution's Beauty Advent Calendar. Packed full of incredible beauty treats including six lipsticks, two blushers and an eyeshadow palette, this is the perfect way to look your best for the big day. Beauty vlogger Tanya Burr has enjoyed huge success with her cosmetics range and has launched her 12 Day Beauty calendar, including a dozen glittery, sparky treats perfect to get you in the festive mood. Sanctuary Spa is another budget option, and finish off your Christmas Day look by adding a gorgeous scent, courtesy of Ghost Fragrances’ 12 Days of Christmas Advent Calendar, bursting with beauty treats and your favourite Ghost fragrances.
Budget to mid
For a slightly more expensive option, give Liz Earle’s Botanist’s Cabinet a try. This gorgeous box is Liz’s answer to a beauty advent calendar and contains some of the range’s most popular products including the world famous Cleanse & Polish Hot Cloth Cleanser and Superskin Concentrate for Night. French beauty brand L’Occitane have pulled out all the stops for their festive offering, with the 2016 calendar containing 24 favourite products for your skin, hair and body.
To ensure your talons are perfect while you tuck into your turkey, grab Ciate’s Mini Mani Month. You’ll have your choice of colours from 18 Ciate mini Paint Pots, one full size Paint Pot, one special limited edition surprise, one mini treatment and two magical nail toppers. If you’re a fan of all-natural beauty products then try Lush’s 12 Days of Christmas calendar. As the name suggests, you’ll have 12 products to delight your senses, such as the delicious sounding Satsuma Bath Bomb. A similarly priced option is the Sothys Christmas Advent Calendar, and available at Sothys salons and spas, as well as the brand’s website. Products behind the doors include a Hydra-smoothing mask and a Cherry blossom and lotus escape body scrub, with a gorgeous stain lipstick on Christmas Eve.
If you have a little more money to spend, try Cowshed’s Advent Calendar, which includes some gorgeous products such as Cow Pat Moisturising Hand Cream, and Knackered Cow Bath & Body Oil, perfect for relaxing before the stress of Christmas Day.
If you’re looking to go all out in the run up to this Christmas, there are some luxurious options on the market. Molton Brown’s advent calendar includes 24 gorgeous smelling products, while diptyque’s Advent Calendar contains skincare, bodycare and fragrance miniatures leading up to a
Le Roi Sapin 70g candle behind the Christmas Day door.
At the very top of the list is Jo Malone’s stunning Advent Calendar full of 24 delectable products in their own drawer in the company’s signature black and cream hues.
Merry Christmas to us!