It’s that time of year again… (it’s come around way too fast hasn’t it) the Beauty Advent Calendars are about to go on sale and every year there seems to be more and more choice.
I religiously bought the Selfridges Beauty Advent calendar for a few years but last year I changed it up and gave the Look Fantastic advent calendar a whizz… see what I thought of it here.
But this year, with so many gorgeous calendars on sale… is one gonna be enough?
Here are some of the top beauty advent calendars of 2018 and everything you need to know from the price, the contents and the date you can get your hands on it!
1. Look Fantastic
If last year’s calendar is anything to go by… this one will be amazing! IT features 25 beauty products from skincare to haircare, cosmetics and tan! The entire contents are worth over £300 but you can get your hands on it all for £79.
Designed by Richard Quinn, this beautifully packaged calendar holds 24 luxury treats worth £340. Find products from Nars, Hourglass, Too Faced and other luxury brands for only £125.
3. Jo Malone
Adding to Jo Malone London’s Christmas campaign ‘Bring on the Baubles’ this sparkly calendar is filled with an array of scents. From bath products to candles and perfumes, this is one of the more expensive calendars but by the sounds of it, it’s worth every penny!
Find 25 beauty treats worth over £600 in this beautifully designed calendar.
5. Fortnum & Mason
Filled with 24 essential skincare and makeup treats, this beautifully designed calendar is worth over £625.
6. Feel Unique
One of the regular beauty advent calendars on sale, Feel Unique are pro’s at selecting our faves in skincare, makeup and hair products! It’s worth £250 and contains 24 mini deluxe beauties!
7. Jo Loves
From Jo Malone’s latest brand, find 24 Jo Loves minis PLUS a surprise ticket on the 25th which can be redeemed for a 100ml fragrance of your choice!
Find your advent gifts on the Rituals tree – it’s even illuminated with lights! Worth over £130.
Worth £112.50, find 24 miniatures of L’Occitane’s best products! From skincare to fragrance, find your treats in this unique rotating calendar.
Exclusive to Selfridges and full of Kiehl’s best skincare products – this will be a sellout!
Back for another year is the Elemis Calendar! Worth over £347, it’s full of Elemis faves plus some new additions from the latest launch. You’ll also find a full-size Pro-Collagen Marine Cream!
12. L’Oreal x Selfridges
As expected, a calendar full of luxury products from the likes of Armani, Kiehl’s and Lancome.
24 of Birchbox’s fave brands inside this year’s Birchbox calendar.
‘All I want’ is Glossybox’s first ever beauty advent calendar! Full of well known brands such as NARS, bare minerals and HUDA beauty alongside a few new discoveries too! Altogether these 25 products are worth over £300.
Filled with luxurious ESPA faves, feel beautiful and relaxed by Christmas.
16. Marks & Spencer
Spend £35 on clothing, home or beauty and get the M&S advent calendar for only £35! Filled with a mix of well known brands and M&S beauty products.
Immerse yourself in the power of plants with the collaboration from Nuxe and Lov Organic. Filled with organic products and Nuxe faves.
18. The Body Shop
With 3 different designs to choose from, enjoy 25 beauty treats alongside festive challenges! Each calendar also transforms into a picture puzzle with the Enchanted Forest theme. Choose from Freddie (right), Dani and Olivia (below).
19. Charlotte Tilbury
Filled with 12 iconic faves from Charlotte Tilbury. What more could you want?
This bright design is filled with 24 skincare and makeup faves from Clinique.
21. Liz Earle
A calendar dedicated to skincare, find 12 travel sized best selling Elemis products.
22. John Lewis
Not only filled with beauty treats, you’ll also find complimentary gifts or services for Elemis, Lancome , AVEDA and Clarins, inside! Plus, in drawer 20 you’ve got the chance to win £100 of beauty vouchers!
Filled with beauty miniatures, feel pampered and refreshed by Christmas Day thanks to Harrods! Find well known brands including Clarins and HUDA Beauty.
24. Space NK
The first ever beauty advent calendar from Space NK. Find 25 drawers filled with their best brands plus additional treats.
This ‘best of beauty’ collection has everything from skincare to haircare and makeup. 25 little doors of luxury.
27. Selfridges Beauty Selection Box
Hands down, the most amazing selection box you’ve ever seen? Worth £245 this Selfridges box contains products from the likes of Limecrime, TooFaced and ZOEVA plus some skincare and makeup best sellers!
Filled with 24 Decleor faves, this Calendar is your one-stop-shop to prepare for the holiday season. Also contains full sized eye gel, light cream and exfoliating cream.
29. Soap & Glory
Full of our Soap and Glory faves including Clean On Me Shower Gel, Sexy Mother Pucker Lip Glosses and The Righteous Butter Body Butter. Available at Boots.
Worth over £475 this calendar is filled with beauty faves including products from Clarins, Clinique and NARS. Find both full-sized and travel sized treats in the 24 windows!
The YSL Beauty Advent calendar is filled with skincare, makeup and fragrance faves from YSL. Find some of YSL’s most iconic products plus some newer treats! Worth £238.
32. Bare Minerals
Find everything you could possibly need in this one calendar… from lipsticks to blushers and mascara… plus some BareMinerals faves! Worth £281!
One of last years most wanted beauty calendars, the No7 advent calendar is back and it’s packed with makeup and skincare faves.
It’ s limited edition so make sure you don’t miss out on 24 little treats from the brand including serums, advanced creams and lipsticks! Be quick, there are already 92,000 people on the waiting list!
34. Estee Lauder
Featuring products from all of the Estee Lauder Companies including MAC, Bobbi Brown, Smashbox, Michael Kors and of course, Estee Lauder.
Find over £150 of makeup treats inside including MAC, Makeup Forever, Too Faced and Benefit! Launching late October.
This beautiful. limited edition calendar from Clarins holds 12 of their classic products – 2 full sized and 10 miniatures and is worth £126!
Clarins have also designed a calendar for men! Shop the men’s calendar here.
A deluxe advent calendar containing 24 Cowshed faves including hand creams, body creams and bath treats! Feel ultimately relaxed before Christmas…
‘Can’t Wait Another Day’ by Sleek is one of the lower priced calendars. But that doesn’t mean it not as amazing as the others! Packed with Sleek faves and some amazing treats, you can find this calendar at Boots.
Go on a Sugar Trip with NYX and find 24 makeup treats inside! Includes Butter Gloss, Velvet Eyeshadows, Highlighters and Matter Lip Creams.
Find your Revolution faves behind each door… from highlighters to lip glosses and lipsticks. Worth £210!
Which Advent Calendar is your fave? Let me know in the comments!