The run up to Christmas Day can be stressful and full-on. Buying presents all day and all night, going out for festive drinks, planning on seeing all the family, more Christmas shopping… Phew, it does get a bit much.
That’s why you should treat yourself to a luxury advent calendar to give yourself a special treat for all your hard work. From designer brands to high street stores, everyone is getting in on the action, which will make picking your favourite a little more difficult.
Charlotte Tilbury ‘Naughty & Nice Magic Box’ Beauty Advent Calendar, £150
The Charlotte Tilbury brand has flourished this year. You can make the last 12 days of Christmas flourish too with this advent calendar. The price tag might send shivers down your spine but with doors opening to the best selling Magic Cream Moisturiser to berry shades of lipstick, who’s really going to complain?
NYX Professional Makeup Kiss & Tell Advent Calendar, £50
Used by professional makeup artists and sold at an affordable price, you can’t go far wrong with NYX. If you’re a lover of all things lips, then this is the advent calendar for you. Pucker up with 24 different shades of matte, gloss and liquid lipsticks – there’s sure to be a colour to match your Christmas night out dress.
The Body Shop 25 Days Deluxe Advent Calendar, £65
A brand with ethics and beauty at it’s core, The Body Shop is bringing not one, but three advent calendars to suit everyone’s budget. The deluxe offering has a retail price of £116 give into 25 days of self-care. Filled with moisturisers, makeup, skincare and accessories this is a treat that won’t break the budget.
OPI Love XOXO Beauty Advent Calendar, £63
The cold air can play havoc with your paws so make sure you keep that manicure on point with the OPI Love XOXO advent calendar. With 25 minis in a range of reds, purples and the all important nude there is a colour to match every festive look.
Benefit SF Winter Wonderglam Advent Calendar, £34.50
Back to makeup and you can’t go far wrong with the kooky style and look of Benefit. Going back to their roots Benefit are bringing the Golden Gate Bridge to the masses with mini samples of their best-selling goodies. Make your lashes pop this festive season with They’re Real mascara and Gimme Brow Gel to get your brows on fleek. Winter never looked so glam.