Here Are 46 of the Best Beauty Advent Calendars for 2018

Updated 11/07/18

Now, we might still be very much in autumn, but the 2018 beauty advent calendars are already here, so it's time to get prepared.

It might seem silly talking Christmas when we're only in October, but the first batches of 2018 beauty advent calendars are already available to buy. And, as you'll know from the past few years, they don't stick around for long. The best ones (ASOS and Elemis, we're looking at you) often live on shelves for only a few days—or hours—before they're all snapped up.

So, in the interest of dodging disappointment, we suggest you bookmark this page. In the coming weeks, we'll be updating it with news of more incredible launches, plus what they contain, how much they cost and, most importantly, when you can buy them.

Keep scrolling to see all of this year's incredible beauty advent calendars so that you can start to work out which ones you plan to buy come launch day.

 

beauty advent calendar 2018: Liberty Advent Calendar
Liberty Advent Calendar $195
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With 25 drawers and over £600 worth of products this is the ultimate advent calendar. It contains goodies from Le Labo, Hourglass and LIXIRSKIN, as well as a hair care exclusive from Hair by Sam McKnight.

beauty advent calendar 2018: The Space NK Advent Calendar
Space NK The Space NK Advent Calendar $250
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Space NK's first ever beauty calendar contains 25 beauty favourites from new brands including Drunk Elephant, as well as bestsellers from Sunday Riley, Eve Lom and more. With a combined worth of £600, you'll have to be quick to get this one! 

ASOS Face + Body Advent Calendar $55
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Packed full of all our favourite brands, you'll find goodies from MAC, Sand + Sky, Bobbi Brown, Benefit, GLAMGLOW and of course… ASOS inside this beauty advent calendar. 

best beauty advent calendar 2018: Feelunique The Little Beauty Advent Calendar
Feelunique The Little Beauty Parcel Advent Calendar $75
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Worth a whopping £250, inside Feelunique’s Advent Calendar you’ll find 24 beauty minis from the likes of Charlotte Tilbury, REN, Sol de Janeiro, Lime Crime and James Read. Get it quick, because this one's sure to sell out fast. 

beauty advent calendar 2018: Look Fantastic Beauty Advent Calendar
Look Fantastic Beauty Advent Calendar $79
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We're particularly excited about the Mane 'n' Tale minis inside LookFantastic's beauty advent calendar.

beauty advent calendar: L'Occitane Classic Advent Calendar
L'Occitane Classic Advent Calendar $49
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L'Occitane has not one but two beauty advent calendars on sale for 2018: this classic version contains so many dinky toiletries…

beauty advent calendar: L'Occitane Luxury Advent Calendar
L'Occitane Luxury Advent Calendar $89
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Whereas the luxury version houses a greater variety of products, from perfumes to body lotions, via hardworking skincare.

beauty advent calendar: Charlotte Tilbury Beauty Universe Advent Calendar
Charlotte Tilbury Beauty Universe Advent Calendar $150
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We always get excited to see what Charlotte Tilbury has to offer around Christmas time, and this 12 drawer box, containing the brand's hero products is particularly special.

Marks and Spencer Beauty Advent Calendar $35
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Available: 6 November

You can only get your hands on M&S's advent calendar when you spend £35 or more on clothing, home or beauty in store. Well worth it we say.

beauty advent calendar 2018: MAC
MAC Shiny Pretty Things Advent Calendar $125
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MAC's first ever beauty advent calendar is packed with samples and full sizes of all our faves. There's Velvet Teddy, Strobe Cream, Ruby Woo lipsticks and much much more. 

beauty advent calendar 2018: NARS
NARS Uncensored Advent Calendar $150
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Containing minis of all our favourites: Laguna, Orgasm, Creamy Concealer, Audacious Lipsticks– the NARS Uncensored Calendar is not one to miss.   

beauty advent calendar 2018: The Beauty Expert Collection: 12 Days of Christmas
Beauty Expert The Beauty Expert Collection: 12 Days of Christmas $100
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This might only have 12 day's worth of products, but it's worth it. With 12 full-size products– from Elemis to Omorovicza it's a winner. 

beauty advent calendar 2018: Harrods Beauty Advent Calendar
Harrods Beauty Advent Calendar $250
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So this beauty advent calendar is pretty pricey, but the Huda Beauty, NARS and Acqua di Parma goodies inside Harrods' beauty box are worth a huge £680.

beauty advent calendar 2018: Ciaté Mini Mani Month 2018
Ciaté Mini Mani Month 2018 $50
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Love #ManiMondays? This Ciaté beauty advent calendar is the one for you. 

Net-a-Porter Beauty Christmas Advent Calendar $150
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Packed full of Charlotte Tilbury, Sarah Chapman, Le Labo and Sunday Riley - this is a must-buy beauty advent calendar for any seriously luxe beauty lover. 

best beauty advent calendar 2018: Glossybox Beauty Advent Calendar
Glossybox Beauty Advent Calendar $99
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With a combined worth of £300, you'll find Nars, bareMinerals and Huda Beauty. If you're a Glossybox subscriber, you can pre-order now for a discounted price, too.

 

Clarins 12 Days of Christmas Advent Calendar $60
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Worth over £126, Clarins' collection of beauty favourites features two full size and 10 travel size products from their cult beauty arsenal. Snap up this beauty advent calendar before it goes. 

best beauty advent calendar 2018: Clarins Men
Clarins ClarinsMen 12 days of Christmas Advent Calendar $60
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The ClarinsMen calendar contains all the cleansing, moisturising and grooming products any guy could want. 

beauty advent calendar 2018: Estee Lauder The Beauty Countdown
Estee Lauder The Beauty Countdown $150
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This Limited Edition beauty advent calendar's 25 drawers are filled with iconic products from some of our all time faves such as Estée Lauder, Clinique, Origins, MAC, Bobbi Brown, Aveda, Bumble and bumble, Darphin, Smashbox, GLAMGLOW and Michael Kors.

 

Jo Loves Christmas Advent Calendar
Jo Loves Christmas Advent Calendar $250
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Available: 5 November

The first ever Jo Loves advent calendar features 24 gorgeous minis with an exclusive gift voucher on the 25th, which can be redeemed for a 100ml fragrance of your choice.

The Body Shop Olivia Advent Calendar
The Body Shop Olivia Advent Calendar $45
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The Body Shop has four beauty advent calendars out for 2018! This houses all the body products you could need for a good few months.

beauty advent calendar: The Body Shop Freddie Advent Calendar
The Body Shop Freddie Advent Calendar $99
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The second of The Body Shop's beauty advent calendars is packed with skincare and worth £231.

beauty advent calendar 2018: The Body Shop Vegan Countdown to New Year
The Body Shop Vegan Countdown to New Year $40
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The Christmas countdown not enough for you? Extend the joy of the beauty advent calendar with The Body Shop's vegan edition, which counts down the days between Christmas and New Year. It would make an excellent gift. 

Susanne Kaufmann Advent Calendar $110
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Behind each window lies one of Susanne Kaufmann's most popular products, including bath oils and salts, body products, facial skincare, haircare and even festive teas. Decedent and elegant, this is a must-buy for Susanne Kaufmann fans.

beauty advent calendar: Fenwick Beauty Advent Calendar 2018
Fenwick Beauty Advent Calendar 2018 $150
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Fenwick is home to some of our favourite luxe beauty brands, so it makes sense that this one contains over £475 worth of products from the likes of Aurelia, Margaret Dabbs, Sachajuan and Skin Laundry. It's available in store only, so get yourself down to Bond Street - stat. 

beauty advent calendar 2018: Soap & Glory Advent Calendar
Soap & Glory Advent Calendar $40
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The Soap & Glory advent calendar has minis of its best bath products, as well as makeup minis and body care.

beauty advent calendar 2018: Cath Kidston Advent Calendar
Cath Kidston Advent Calendar $40
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Know someone who likes a hand cream or two? Make sure to buy them Cath Kidston's advent calendar.

beauty advent calendar 2018: No7 Advent Calendar
No7 Advent Calendar $42
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No7's beauty advent calendar is pretty comprehensive, containing items from the makeup and skincare worlds—all worth £177.

beauty advent calendar 2018: Diptyque Calendrier de L'Avent
Diptyque Calendrier de L'Avent $320
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An advent calendar full of Diptyque's mini candles and perfumes, need we say more?

beauty advent calendar 2018: Cowshed Advent Calendar
Cowshed Advent Calendar $90
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Containing everything you'd need for an at-home spa weekend, Cowshed's advent calendar is a pretty safe bet.

beauty advent calendar 2018: John Lewis Beauty Advent Calendar
John Lewis Beauty Advent Calendar $141
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John Lewis has gone BIG on this year's beauty calendar offering offering. This beauty advent calendar contains treats from Acqua di Parma, Elemis, Laura Mercier and so, so many more beauty powerhouse brands.

beauty advent calendar 2018: Lumene Beauty Advent Calendar
Lumene Beauty Advent Calendar $90
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Lumene, Nordic’s best kept beauty secret, is launching its first-ever beauty advent calendar into the UK this year, packed full of 24 skincare and beauty buys. Plus, some products behind the windows haven’t even been launched yet, so you'll get an exclusive first try! 

beauty advent calendar 2018: Rituals The Ritual of Advent 2D
Rituals The Ritual of Advent 2D $60
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Everything Rituals creates smells divine, so imagine waking up to its dreamy scents for the whole of December.

beauty advent calendar 2018: Rituals The Ritual of Advent 3D
Rituals The Ritual of Advent 3D $89
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This version has some bigger sized samples that we're into.

beauty advent calendar 2018: Birchbox Advent Calendar
Birchbox Advent Calendar $65
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Hello miniature Pixi Glow Tonic and Benefit mascara—we see you.

beauty advent calendar: Clinique Advent Calendar
Clinique Advent Calendar $76
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A fan of Clinique? You'll find so many of your favourite products in here, and maybe even some newbies to try too.

beauty advent calendar 2018: L'Oreal Luxe X Selfridges Beauty Advent Calendar
L'Oreal Luxe X Selfridges Beauty Advent Calendar $130
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L'Oreal's luxury brands have teamed together to create this whopper of an advent calendar available exclusively as Selfridges. There's Urban Decay, YSL, Kiehl's and more. 

best beauty advent calendar 2018: YSL Advent Calendar
YSL Beauty Advent Calendar $195
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With mini lipsticks and a Touche Éclat, we're into everything about YSL Beauty's advent calendar for 2018.

beauty advent calendar 2018: Bare Minerals Out of this World Advent Calendar
Bare Minerals Out of this World Advent Calendar $79
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There are so many eyeshadows and blushers inside BareMinerals' advent calendar, you may never need to buy another one again.

beauty advent calendar 2018: Makeup Revolution Advent Calendar
Makeup Revolution Advent Calendar $50
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We're really into Revolution's makeup right now, so its well-priced advent calendar caught our attention.

beauty advent calendars 2018: Sleek MakeUP
Sleek MakeUP Can't Wait Another Day Advent Calendar $35
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Packed full of Sleek bestsellers (and exclusive surprises!) makeup lovers won’t want to miss this one.

beauty advent calendars 2018: Atelier Cologne
Atelier Cologne Advent Calendar $300
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A must have for any fragrance lover, the Atelier Cologne calendar includes soaps, colognes, bath and body products all in their bestselling scents. 

beauty advent calendars 2018: ESPA Comfort & Joy Advent Calendar
ESPA Comfort & Joy Advent Calendar $130
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ESPA's  Comfort & Joy Advent Calendar is brimming full of 25 gorgeous gifts for your skin, body and mind to give you beautiful skin and a daily dose of inner calm.

best beauty advent calendar 2018: Liz Earle 12 Days of Skincare
Liz Earle 12 Days of Skincare $80
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Granted, this only has 12 days but the Liz Earle skin, hair and body beauty goods make up for it. 

 

best beauty advent calendar 2018: Nuxe Advent Calendar
NUXE Advent Calendar $59
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Packed full of 24 skin, hair and body gifts, this is a must-buy for any French beauty lover.  

beauty advent calendar 2018: Selfridges Beauty Workshop Selection Box
Selfridges Beauty Workshop Selection Box $70
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Ever explored the delights of Selfridges' epic beauty hall? It's best products are housed in this beauty advent calendar for 2018.

Ready for the holidays now? We sure are.

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