Best Beauty Advent Calendars For 2016

From NYX and Jo Malone to Look Fantastic, meet the best beauty advent calendars for makeup lovers for 2016....

December may have begun, but that doesn’t mean beauty advent calendars are still out of the question.

Yup, they are still around and it’s not too late to get your hands on one of these bad boys.

From the annual Selfridges makeup advent calendar to Look Fantastic and NYX’s gorgeous news offerings, think of these makeup box sets as a daily treat to yourself. Because who needs chocolate when you can open a door to mini mascara or dinky skincare?

And we know you’ve all been searching for the coveted MAC makeup advent calendar, but bad news – there isn’t one. Still, there are plenty of amazing ones to choose from below, so mark your (non advent) calendars for your favourite!


NYX Beauty Advent Calendar

NYX is making us seriously excited for Christmas with their limited edition travel inspired calendar. You will gradually build up your collection as each door holds either a Soft Matte Lip Cream or a new eyeshadow. Let the countdown begin!








Jo Malone Christmas Beauty Advent Calendar, £280

Who isn’t a sucker for Jo Malone? No one thats who. So, turn every day of advent into a scented surprise with this cream townhouse of dreams. The cute doors house signature colognes and luxe body creams. Bring on the fragrance combining over festive season.






 Look Fantastic Beauty Secret Volume 2

Lookfantastic Beauty Secret Volume 2 Advent Calender, £70

It’s hard to contain our excitment over this one because it really has some of the BEST little beauty gifts we’ve seen. And, get this, behind door 25 there is an exclusive Lookfantastic product worth £35! We don’t want to give it all away but there really is something for everyone in here and it’s worth over £300.

Charlotte Tilbury World of Legendary Parties Advent Calendar, £150

Charlotte Tilbury World of Legendary Parties Beauty Advent Calendar, £150

It doesn’t matter who you are, you’re going to get butterflies and even slight heart palpitations if you recieve one of these. Expect adorable mini sized items of all of her classic, best sellers that celebs and beauty addicts alike adore.

The Selfridges Beauty Advent Calendar

The Selfridges Beauty Advent Calendar, £65

This year our go-to store for prettymuch everything had launched an exclusive Christmas calendar and boy has it got some treats in store for you. With some of the best names in beauty like Eve Lom and Beauty Blender, there’s bound to be more than just a few things in this box to keep you happy till Christmas day.


Makeup Revolution

Makeup Revolution Beauty Advent Calendar, £40

So, not only have Makeup Revolution jumped on the advent calendar band wagon, but they’re offering an absolute bargain. Although it’s RRP is £40, the lovely people at Superdrug are clearly  in the festive spirit because they’ve reduced it to just £30. Such good news.


Mad Beauty – 12 Days Of christmas Advent Calendar

At £19.99 this is an affordable and thoughtful gift to a loved one. Packed full of essentials including an array of lipgloss and nail accessories, this is a delightful last minute Christmas treat.