Begin the countdown to Christmas in style with a beauty advent calendar packed with mini or travel-sized beauty and make up products.

They are a great way to test out items you haven't tried before - and if you're not a make-up addict but know someone who is, it can be an early Christmas gift.

Take a look at our range which includes luxury and high street brands as well as a mixture of cosmetics, skincare and fragrances, so there is something for every taste.

Charlotte Tilbury

Charlotte Tilbury, The world of legendary parties, £150

Make-up artist to the stars and fashion elite, Charlotte Tilbury, has made up the faces of Kate Moss, Rihanna and Sienna Miller to name a few. Her World of Legendary Parties calendar is the perfect festive treat for beauty junkies lovers and comes with 12 products.

It includes the award-winning Magic Cream moisturiser in mini size, a mini multi-glow mask, mini Legendary Lashes mascara, lipstick in the shade Penelope Pink as well as an exclusive Pocket Pout lipstick in the Jessica Rabbit shade.

Make up Revolution

Make up Revolution, £30

Available at Superdrug stores this Make Up Revolution calendar is reasonably priced and bursting with products. You can create a different make up look for every day of the month with the goodies.

It comes with six lipsticks, two lip glosses, an eye primer, a liquid highlighter, three eye shadows, two blushers, a highlighter, anti shine balm, bronzer, strobe cream, mini foundation brush, mini angled brush, mini eyeshadow brush, a mirror and an eyeshadow palette.

Bare Minerals

Bare Minerals, £75

The Bare Minerals calendar is jam-packed with make-up goodies perfect for festive parties and experimenting with new looks throughout December.

It contains five lip glosses, four lip balm oils, five eyeshadow shades, two blushers, a mini Lash Domination volumizing mascara, mini lash domination Petite Precision mascara and more. It is available from November 1.

House of Fraser

House of Fraser, £20

Featuring a selection of House of Fraser's make-up line Colour Couture this includes nifty stencils to perfect eye make-up, nail art pens, lip glosses and nail varnishes. It also has eye crayons, glitter nail varnishes, a nail art glitter pot and more.

If you like all aspects of beauty then this is a perfect calendar for you as there is a variety of products to choose from not just make-up.

Jo Malone

Jo Malone, £280

Jo Malone's advent is all about relaxation and comes with a rose scented bath oil, a variety of fragrances - including earl grey and cucumber, peony and blush suede, lime basil and mandarin, basil and neroli and more.

You'll also get the peony & blush suede candle, incense, body washes, creams and a handwash. It is available from November 1 online and in stores.

The Body Shop

The Body Shop £60 / £80 / £99

The Body Shop is selling three different calendars so you're bound to find one you like - all of them include miniatures of their best selling products.

The Happy Days beauty advent is £60 and comes with a selection of different scented body creams, showers gels, lotions and an eye mask.

The deluxe advent, £80, has make up items like a lipstick and an eyelash curler, a facial sponge, and an eyeliner. As well as this you will also get a selection of moisturisers and exfoilators.

The ultimate is £99 and as well as getting creams and shower gels there are face masks, a body scrub, a muslin cloth, a nail varnish and a selection of make-up.


Selfridges, Electric Little Luxuries, £95

Bringing together the best of beauty including YSL, Lancôme, Viktor & Rolf, Kiehl's and Urban Decay, this calendar is great if you want to try out a variety of products from different brands.

Items are miniature sized and range from perfumes to mascaras and moisterisers. It is available exclusively at Selfridges and can also be ordered online.


Kiehl's, £95

Premium skincare brand Kiehl's has got all your skin woes covered this autumn/winter with its advent offering.

It has 24 travel-size products including the Ultra Facial Cream, Midnight Recovery Concentrate, amino acid shampoo and conditioner, ultra strength hand cream, a lip in shade cranberry, a cleanser and a few other surprises too.