- Best Beauty Advent Calendars
The Best Beauty Advent Calendars of 2022
Gone are the days where we would look forward to chomping on a cheeky chocolate (or two) each December morning. Now, we’re counting down to Christmas by peeling back those mystery doors and indulging in everything from face serums to hair mists, perfumes and scented candles.
With Christmas creeping up on us, it's only right that we put you on to the best beauty advent calendars out there. Even if you don't count yourself as a beauty fanatic, these calendars are universally adored for their value for money and their ‘treat yo'self’ vibe. Not to mention, they're the perfect way to try out a bunch of new products, whilst also amping up the festive cheer.
This year we're expecting a line-up that's more impressive than ever before as beauty brands battle it out for the ‘best beauty calendar of 2022' title. From Benefit to Charlotte Tilbury, Decléor to Clinique, there’s something for everyone in this marvellous mix. Although, be warned, they won’t be around for long, so nab your favourite while you can.
Know a big Benefit fan? Or maybe you’re one yourself. Either way, this advent calendar makes the ideal gift for the brow-obsessed. Helping you celebrate Christmas in style, the cosy keepsake box is packed with Benefit’s iconic brow products (Gimme Brow included), as well as the cult Hoola Bronzer and BADgal BANG mascara.
Strap in for your most relaxing Christmas yet. Looking out for your wellbeing, ESPA have boxed 25 of their favourite wellness products, including invigorating cleansers, lavish creams, rich essential oils and more. The sensorial surprises have been expertly curated to caress the mind, body and spirit and guide you through the holiday hustle and bustle.
Give yourself a moment away from the hustle and bustle that comes with Christmas festivities. The Decléor Advent Calendar brings a spa-like experience to your home (or anywhere in the world) as 24 full and mini-sized beauty treats await behind the special doors.
NYX are loved for supplying beauty on a budget, and their Christmas advent calendar ensures that you bag yourself even more savings. Filled with 24 makeup essentials, including iconic lip, face and eye products, this calendar gives you so much more bang for your buck. Swapping choccies for cosmetics has never been easier!
Add a splash of glitz and glam with this sell-out advent calendar from Charlotte Tilbury. Featuring two of Charlotte's iconic makeup looks, the calendar contains goodies such as her renowned Magic Cream Moisturiser and the cult-favourite Pillow Talk Lipstick. Getting that A-lister look has never been easier, daaarling.
Who doesn't want to countdown to Christmas with one of the world's finest fashion houses? Balmain ensure that you celebrate this festive season in style with the City of Lights Gift Calendar. Arriving in two sizes (medium and large), the City of Lights Gift Calendar is all about extravagance, from the presentation to the contents. Your hair will look salon-fresh throughout all of December, and beyond.
Christmas is all about firing up candles, indulging in bubble baths and perfecting your self-care routine. This advent calendar from Rituals tantalises all of your senses as it’s filled to the brim with beauty treats that boast decadent aromas, luxe textures and prestige packaging. Expect everything from shampoo and shower gel to body mists and candles. Mums will love this one!
2022 has been full of surprises, but this festive advent calendar ensures that the last month of the year is a good one. For the twelve days leading up to Christmas, you can uncover special makeup and skincare treats from Inika, AKA one of the best all-natural beauty brands in the game right now!
This one is for the skincare savvy. Kiehl’s ensure that your complexion is protected from the cold December weather and those Christmas parties by boxing together their cult-favourite products. Throughout the festive season, you can uncover everything from their iconic Ultra Facial Cream to the Midnight Recovery Concentrate and give tired the skin the TLC it deserves.
Huda Beauty and Wishful Skincare come together to bring you the ultimate House of Huda 12 Door Advent Calendar. For 12 days, you’re spoiled with Huda Kattan’s best and most-sought after beauty products, including the fan-favourite Obsessions eyeshadow palette.
Feeling inspired? We hope so! It’s time to make December your most pampered month yet. With these beauty advent calendars by your side, you'll feel so cool, calm and collected that the stress that comes with present buying won't even faze you. If you’re after gift ideas, why not check out our Christmas Beauty Gift Ideas for Her Under £100 or our list of the Best Stocking Fillers for Her? You’re welcome.
Written by Carly Cochrane
As the Senior Content Editor for Cosmetify, Carly is the go-to for all the latest (and greatest) beauty tips, tricks and trends. With over six years of experience in the industry, she knows all the ins-and-outs when it comes to health, beauty and wellbeing.