The best beauty advent calendars are here.

We're only a few months away from the most wonderful time of the year, and while you may think it's a little early to be shopping for Christmas gifts and planning out the silly season, it doesn't hurt to be ahead of the curve.

Beauty brands are slowly releasing their advent calendars, and they've really pulled out all the stops this year. And as they should, because after Carols by Candlelight, work Christmas parties and Boxing Day sales, beauty advent calendars are the next best thing.

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There's nothing better than opening little beauty treats in the lead-up to December 25. The thrill of not knowing what's behind each mini door is enough to make you feel like a kid again. But if you want to get your hands on one, then you better be quick, because beauty advent calendars sell out really fast. Unboxing Charlotte Tilbury’s Advent Calendar 2023 - stay tuned to see everything that’s inside 🎁 @Charlotte Tilbury #adventcalendaropening #adventcalendarunboxing #charlottetilburyadventcalendar #charlottetilburyadventcalendar2023 #adventcalendar #beautyadventcalendar #beautyunboxing #charlottetilbury ♬ original sound -

So if you need help to pick out the best beauty advent calendar either for yourself or for a loved one, then we've created the ultimate guide to help make the decision process a little easier. 

Whether you're a skincare obsessive or a makeup whiz, read on to see some of the best beauty advent calendars available this year.


Charlotte's Lucky Chest Of Beauty Secrets, $300.

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There's a reason Charlotte Tilbury's advent calendar is on the very top of the list, and that's because it's something beauty lovers wait for in anticipation every year. For $300, the lucky recipient will receive 12 of Charlotte Tilbury's best-selling products, with two of them being full-size. 


LOOKFANTASTIC Beauty Advent Calendar, $250.


Here's another great option for those wanting a variety of different products. LOOKFANTASTIC has released a beauty advent calendar jam-packed with 27 products (12 of which are full-size) from brands like Color Wow, Sol de Janeiro, ELEMIS and more. I had a look at the product offering and can safely say that this calendar is filled with products people are actually going to get some use out of. But don't wait, because something tells me it's going to sell out soon. 


Benefit All I Want Advent Calendar, $249.

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Whether you're shopping for a huge Benefit Cosmetics fan or for someone who has been meaning to try their products for a while, the Benefit All I Want Advent Calendar is the ideal gift for a loved one. Featuring 24 of the brand's best-selling beauty products, you're getting huge value for less than half the price. 


Eleven Australia Celebration Box, $89.99.

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If you've ever struggled with your hair at some point in your life, then you've most likely stumbled across Eleven Australia products. The brand is best known for its high-quality, no-nonsense haircare, and they've recently released an advent calendar. Containing 11 fan favourite products, this one is perfect for those who want to give their hair some TLC. 


Revolution 25 Days of Glam Advent Calendar, $76.55.

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Valued at $205, the Makeup Revolution 25 Days of Glam Advent Calendar is definitely going to give you bang for your buck. From eyeshadow palettes to powder puffs, this advent calendar is perfect for a makeup beginner or anyone wanting to add some staples to their collection.

MAC Cosmetics Frosted Frenzy Advent Calendar, $450.

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Nothing, and I mean nothing screams festive season more than MAC's holiday collections and this year, they've created an advent calendar with 24 products – 21 of those being full size. Ready to gift in silver chrome packaging, whoever is the lucky recipient to receive this is going to add you to the top of their nice list. 

12 days of endota spa Advent Calendar, $160.


We all deserve a bit of pampering this festive season. This advent calendar from endota spa is all about embracing radiant skin. It's filled with a dozen of their most-loved skincare and body care products.

Elemis First Class Advent Calendar, $385.

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By the time Christmas comes around, people are usually ready to kick their feet up and treat themselves to a pamper sesh. So, imagine receiving the Elemis London First Class Advent Calendar, which features 25 face and body products. By the time they're done opening every window, they'll have the best skin of their life. 

OXX Cosmetics 24 Piece Beauty Advent Calendar, $30.

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We love a budget buy here at Mamamia, so when Kmart released this beauty advent calendar, we immediately jumped on it. The OXX Cosmetics advent calendar features 24 full-size beauty products and tools. Perfect for someone just getting into makeup!

L'Occitane Deluxe Beauty Advent Calendar, $199.

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The L'Occitane Deluxe Beauty Advent Calendar makes for the most colourful addition to your dresser, and not to mention, it contains 24 of the brand's best-selling luxury skincare. 

The Body Shop Box of Wishes Advent Calendar, $129.

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There's no better way to countdown to Christmas than with The Body Shop's Box of Wishes Advent Calendar. Not only does it come with 24 products, but each sale of this advent calendar supports the brand's global partners in India with fair and regular income opportunities. 

Jurlique 24 Day Advent Calendar, $195.

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Hey, our skin needs love too, especially during the festive season. This Jurlique advent calendar is perfect for those who love a bit of pampering. Featuring two full-size and 22 travel-size products, you really can't go wrong with this one.

W7 Beauty Blast Advent Calendar, $19.99.

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If you have a spare $20 lying around, then head to Chemist Warehouse and pick up the W7 Beauty Blast Advent Calendar. This calendar comes complete with 24 beauty products and tools, including eyeliners, face powders and hair ties. If you're looking for a beauty advent calendar that has it all, this is the one.

REVOLVE Beauty 2023 Advent Calendar, $256.98.


If you're a beauty enthusiast, this is a really good option. There's a bunch of top-rated skincare and makeup essentials included, most of which are geared towards achieving luminous, hydrated skin. We love!


OXX Cosmetics 12 Day Advent Calendar, $22.

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Another gem from Kmart, except this one is even more affordable! The OXX Cosmetics Advent Calendar contains 12 different beauty products, ranging from blush to nail polish. We really can't think of a better way to count down to Christmas.


Eve Lom Twelve-Day Advent Calendar, $465.

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If you've ever been fortunate enough to try Eve Lom, then you would know that it's not just skincare, it's an experience. This Eve Lom Twelve-Day Advent Calendar is perfect for that special someone in your life who enjoys a little luxury and a whole lot of pampering. This set includes everything a skincare lover needs, including the brand's best-selling cleanser and face mask.


MECCA MAX Mini Marvels 12-Piece Advent Calendar, $69.

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This MECCA MAX 12-Piece Advent Calendar comes with 12 mini-size MECCA MAX beauty products, all packaged in a vibrant case that can be later reused as makeup storage. The set includes eyeliner, eyebrow gel and primer to name a few.

Yves Saint Laurent YSL Holiday Advent Calendar 2023, $509.

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Ok for over $500, this YSL Holiday Advent Calendar is for those who either want to treat themselves or someone they love. This luxurious gift box contains 18 minis, and five full-size YSL beauty products, ranging from perfumes to their famous lipsticks. 

Will you be buying an advent calendar this year? Let us know in the comments below.

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