Sulwhasoo Advent Calendar, $255
Featuring five traditional Korean colours and celebratory motifs, the Sulwhasoo Advent Calendar combines the joy of gifting with Korean culture this festive season. And with 24 travel-sized products including best-selling ones like First Care Activating Serum EX and Concentrated Ginseng Cream EX, there truly is no better way to experience everything the luxury K-beauty brand has to offer in these delightful packages.
Diptyque Advent Calendar, $560
Packed with the brand’s hero products, this is the ultimate dream for all the bougie fragrance fans out there. Even if you’re a scent novice, it’s a great way to discover Diptyque’s exquisite fragrances. I mean, can you think of a better way than counting down to Christmas with this?
Sephora Collection Once Upon A Castle Advent Calendar, $69
Aptly themed “Enchanting Christmas”, Sephora Collection’s Christmas launches make for great gift ideas this festive season. And needlessly to say, we’ve got our eyes on this advent calendar. Uncover one new product a day as you make your way through the magical castle packed with 24 beauty surprises from makeup, skincare, bath and body as well as beauty accessories.
Jo Malone London Advent Calendar, $750
Transport yourself (or a loved one) to London instantly with this impressive box of Jo Malone’s best finds. From miniature candles, travel-sized fragrances, body creams and bath products, this lavish gift will pamper your senses like no other!
L’Occitane Magic Calendar, $118 with any purchase, exclusively at Takashimaya roadshow from 2-8 November
Partnering with French fashion and lifestyle brand Castelbajac Paris this festive season, all of L’Occitane’s holiday kits feature the brand’s whimsical graphics, including the surprise-packed Magic Calendar. Unlike regular advent calendars, this is designed to double up as a magic puzzle. Twist and turn the block to unveil the 24 hidden treasures, including some cult favourites like the brand’s Shea Butter Hand Cream and Almond Shower Oil.
The Body Shop 25 Days of Enchanted Ultimate Advent Calendar, $429 ($229 for members)
Look no further than than this impressive advent calendar from The Body Shop for top-to-toe pampering. Featuring skincare, makeup and body care products, not only will you look fabulous just in time for Christmas, you’ll also feed good as a portion of each sale goes towards protecting forests all over the world.
NARS Uncensored Advent Calendar, $220
Featuring 24 miniatures of the brand’s best sellers, including the Orgasm blush, the Laguna bronzer, eyeshadow base and even the Kabuki brush, this will excite even the most jaded beauty connoisseur. Plus, who could possibly resist the red studded case?
Net-A-Porter Beauty Advent Calendar, about $287
If there’s a gift that will make us as excited as we are on Christmas morning, this is it. Net-A-Porter is launching its very own Beauty Advent Calendar for the first time, and we couldn’t ask for more. With more than 25 travel-sized or miniature products of their best-sellers from brands such as Charlotte Tilbury, Dr. Barbara Sturm, Le Labo, Marc Jacobs Beauty, Sunday Riley and many more housed in an elegant black and white box, it’ll be the perfect gift for yourself or your beauty junkie BFF.
Dior Christmas Advent Calendar, $550
Dior’s Christmas Advent Calendar is like a slice of Paris, featuring beautiful illustrations of the city and the Dior boutique on Avenue Montaigne. It will be a truly joyeux Noël counting down to Christmas with this blockbuster advent calendar that brings you a Parisian Christmas thanks to the 24 iconic products, including Miss Dior, J’Adore and our current obsession, the Dior Prestige La Micro-Huile de Rose.