'Tis the season...to stock up on all the beauty essentials you'll need in the new year. Beauty advent calendar season is upon us, which means our favorite beauty brands have been busy creating glorious holiday collections for us to enjoy. Nothing says holiday spirit like opening a little present each day in December. Whether you're into makeup, skincare, nail polish, or any combination of the above, there's a beauty advent calendar that's just right for you or someone you love.
As we approach the holiday season, more and more brands are putting out their take on the iconic calendar. From the bougie buys to affordable gems, these advent calendars allow you to a sample the best of the best. Why commit to a full-size product when you can try a month of minis? If you don't see the brand you've been waiting to try on this list, don't fret. More are coming!
Every year, diptyque launches holiday products that define the season. From gorgeously packaged candles to swoon-worthy scents, the star at the top of the tree is always their advent calendar. This year, this magical blue box contains 25 item, all housed in a creation illustrated by artist Ugo Gattoni,
Whether you're obsessed with YSL makeup, lipstick, or skincare, this box is perfect for you. This 24-piece set contains must-haves from the brand that will make everyone you know jealous. The only downside? You'll probably open every carton on the first day.
Are you candle-obsessed? Do you love the idea of your apartment smelling gorgeous all year long? Then look no further than the Voluspa Holiday Candle Set. Within this box are 12 mini candles that will look gorgeous on your bathroom sink, and will make everything in your vicinity smell beautiful.
This 24-product advent calendar is perfect for the skincare guru in training. With both full-sized and mini product in this bundle, Clarins offers some of their bestsellers in a holiday-friendly calendar.
By Terry is a French brand that everyone needs to get their hands on. What better way to do it than with this box? With skincare and makeup gurus, you can take your Emily In Paris obsession to the next level with this French-girl kit.
Jo Malone is a feature in the beauty world for anyone who's obsessed with body products, scents, candles, or anything that smells good. As to what's inside this box? Well, you'll just have to buy it and report back.
e.l.f. does makeup right, and this 12-day Advent Calendar lets your makeup-artist-in-training get your hands on their best products. With this kit, you'll have access to everything a makeup artist needs to create a stunning holiday look.
Obsessed with Italy? Obsessed with fragrances? Then this advent calendar is perfect for you. Mentally travel to the Italian coast with these products, each one more special than the last. Your Italian vacation is just a few whiffs away.
Dr. Barbara Sturm makes excellent skincare products—there's just no denying that. Celebrities across the globe are obsessed with it for a reason! Since her products can be outside of your price range, snag this Advent Calendar to test out which ones are worth splurging on. This kit is on the pricier side as well, but considering the price of her full-size products, it's actually a bargain.
Kiehl's is the perfect brand to put out an advent calendar, because everything in their line is a beauty staple. This skincare bundle has all the fan favorites, from their must-have lip balm to their relaxing face masks. For the skincare guru in your life, this item is a must-have.
Everyone knows that the Body Shop has it down when it comes to their holiday specials. This advent calendar includes some of their most sought-after products, like their dreamy body butters and luxurious sheet masks. If you want to see what else they have in store, you're going to have to buy to find out!
Sephora is the go-to spot for amazing beauty finds, so their advent calendar is a classic during the holidays. Not only will you find some classic skincare, makeup, nail, and hair goodies from their holiday box, but these 24 items are priced low for their value. Bargains are the gift that keeps on giving!
Every year, Ciaté London puts out a nail polish advent calendar that will set you up perfectly for the new year. With 22 minis, one full-size nail polish, and a lip oil that's to die for, the nail addict in your life desperately needs this gift.
This advent calendar is a bundle of lovely-scented colognes, perfect for anyone who's obsessed with smelling good. Not to mention, they're housed in this gorgeous Holiday packaging that could double as home decor.
Charlotte Tilbury went all out this holiday season. This gorgeous box is like the best jewelry box, filled to the brim with some exciting Charlotte Tilbury favorites. This box is a no-brainer!
This advent calendar from Elemis contains 25 of the brand's most iconic and loved items. Anyone who's obsessed with testing out the best of the best will love opening a window each day to find a surprise. From face masks to body creams, this calendar has it all.
The ESPA advent calendar could not be coming at a better time. This kit is all about delving into relaxation and turning your bathroom into your personal spa. If someone you love is in desperate need of a massage, get them this calendar so they can soak up that me-time in the comfort of their own home.
This bundle from Moroccanoil contains just seven products, but each one is a game changer. From body products to hair-savers, anyone who is obsessed with Moroccanoil products will be thrilled to receive this gift.
In this gorgeous red box, you can find 12 stunning fragrances from AERIN. These timeless scents mean fun for the whole family, and there's bound to be a fragrance you fall in love with.
NYX's loyal fans will be swarming to get their hands on this Advent Calendar. With both minis and full-size product, this bundle has some of the brand's bestselling items at a bargain price. For makeup gurus everywhere, this gift will be their new best friend.
Do you have a friend who loves it when everything smells good? This bundle contains 12 deliciously scented products. Whether it's a candle, diffuser, perfume or room spray, this box will make your entire home spell like a spa.
Olive & June has collected 25 of their best products into mini form for this Holiday box. With nail polishes, removers, nail art and more, this is the full manicure set you've been waiting for.
This box contains favorites from the best beauty brands, from Wander Beauty, Nails INC., Tarte, and more. If you know someone who's obsessed with trying new brands and products, this box gives them the option to test them all.
Molton Brown is a staple when it comes to bathing and home products. For anyone who needs to unwind with some lovely scented lotion or a home fragrance, this advent calendar has everything you need and more.
Macy's goes big for the holidays. This Advent Calendar, which has a $430 value, features some of Macy's biggest beauty sellers. Whether you're looking to try some Mario Badescu, Stila Cosmetics, or Clinique products, this box has it all and more.
This advent calendar from Revolution Beauty contains products that no one else will get try unless they have this box. If someone you know loves being the first one to try a new product, this bundle gives them that opportunity.
If you're in love with Benefit Cosmetics and want to get your hands on some of their goodies, this bundle has all of their biggest heavy hitters. From their dramatic lash mascaras to their cult-following bronzer, you can't go wrong with more Benefit in your life.
If you want to try the best of the best from Finish brand LUMENE, look no further than their Nordic Surprise advent calendar. This box contains some of their makeup and skincare products, so you can try a little bit of everything they have to offer.