What better way to countdown to the holidays than with an advent calendar that’s packed with little beauty products that you can use all December long?! It’s a great way to get your hands on some of the most popular beauty items as well as try out certain limited-edition products along with new ones that are hitting shelves. Advent calendars have come a long way since the basic chocolate models, and these beauty advent calendars are no exception. —Jennifer Cox
L’Occitane’s Premium Advent Calendar ($150) has 24 days of their most luxurious gifts, from nourishing shea to powerful anti-aging products. With beloved favourites and a few exciting new items to try, plus some limited-edition surprises, you’ll love starting your day with a little somethin’-something’ from L’Occitane.
The Twelve Days of Transformation from La Mer ($755) is a limited-edition advent calendar that has a Miracle Broth-infused item to discover every day behind each door. With a dozen incredibly luxurious products you can test out, you’ll be able to put your best face forward by Christmas Day.
Every day you will discover a selection of new products with the Yves Rocher Advent Calendar ($75). This calendar includes fragrances and make-up must-haves as well as sumptuous products for your face, body, and hair. And the best part is, once the countdown is over you can reuse the cleverly designed calendar itself.
The Biotherm Advent Calendar ($125) is filled with 24 skincare essentials for women’s skincare and bodycare to get you ready for the holiday season. Discover some of their clients’ most beloved products from different lines, including the Life Plankton Collection, their Blue Retinol Collection, and their Biosource Collection, to name just a few.
Indulge in gold with the Yves Saint Laurent Holiday Advent Calendar 2022 ($425). This 24-piece gift set contains their best-selling makeup, skincare, and fragrance, encased in a festive keepsake. It’s the quintessential advent calendar for the Yves Saint Laurent collector.
The Mrs. Claus 24 Day Advent Calendar from NYX Cosmetics ($80) gives you 24 days of sugar coated artistry. Celebrate the holiday cheer with all the professional makeup tools you need to serve a festively fierce attitude this season. It comes with 24 cult favourite products including some items that are limited edition.
The Jo Malone Limited Edition Advent Calendar ($635) is a super indulgent beauty advent calendar (but why not- you deserve it!). It has everything from mood-boosting home fragrances to popular colognes in miniature, seasonal adornments and a couple of full-sized surprises too!
Pre-order your LUSH Advent Calendar ($300) now so it will arrive on time to kick off December. Inside you’ll fine festive fizzers, jolly shower gels, boisterous bubble bars and more. There are some classic delights plus exclusive handmade items you’ll only find inside this unique and beautiful box, which was designed by ARTHOUSE Unlimited.
In the Clarins’ 24 Day Advent Calendar ($140), there are amazing surprises to discover each day behind every door. They’ve got you covered all month long with skincare, body care, and makeup products. Experiment and play with your newfound faves in preparation for the holidays.
Armani takes advent calendars to the next level with their Holiday 2022 Advent Calendar ($500). It is designed in the brand’s signature red colour with Japanese-inspired textile paper and gold hot-stamped details, and behind each door lies the gift of an Armani beauty icon, with products spanning from fragrance and make-up to skincare. You’ll receive nine full-size products and 15 miniatures in all.