ADVENT calendars are one of our favourite things about December – I mean, what can be better than starting with a present.
Not sure where to start? Boots has a whole host of advent calendars to buy online and in store, to suit every age, interest and budget and here are our favourites.
Looking for an Advent Calendar this Christmas?Credit: Getty
Boots shoppers can choose between advent calendars across beauty, food, sex toys, socks and more, from £10 to £100.
- Shop Boots advent calendars for 2021 – here
We’ve picked out our favourite seven in particular, which are Boots’ bestselling advent calendars this year, and they could save shoppers a fortune.
Boots’ choices are not only cheaper than luxury bundles including Liberty, Harrods or Diptyque, but they will still allow you to revamp your beauty routine, trial new products for a fraction of the price if you were to buy each item individually.
Whether you are treating a special someone, or yourself (because why on earth not?), these bestsellers will tick all the boxes and won’t blow the budget.
Here’s what we’re loving.
Benefit’s Beauty Advent Calendar is one of our top calendarsCredit: Boots
Benefit is a firm favourite beauty brand in most households so this calendar is not to be missed.
This bundle contains 12 of Benefit’s bestselling cosmetics, including the iconic They’re Real Mascara and Hoola bronzer, in miniature sizes, which means you can open a new make-up bag must-have every other day in the countdown to Christmas.
- Benefit The More the Merrier Hol Kit, £58.50 from Boots – buy here
Fancy a cuppa?Credit: Boots
For those who want to shop for an alternative to the classic chocolate filled advent, or the more popular beauty calendars, this English Tea Shop advent is a must.
This calendar is an absolute bargain as it’s only £10, and filled with a selection of organic blended teas, from gingerbread, peppermint candy to more classic flavours.
- English Tea Shop Advent Calendar, £10 from Boots – buy here
The ultimate advent calendar this yearCredit: Boots
Macmillan’s Beauty Treasures Advent Calendar is the ultimate festive calendar this year, and every year for that matter.
This festive countdown is filled with 24 beauty treats across big brands, including Liz Earle, No7, Soap & Glory and many more, so you can revamp your beauty regime and up the glam in the run down to Christmas.
This advent calendar contains £85 worth of beauty products, and best of all, the money goes to a good cause.
- MacMillan 24 Beauty Treasures Advent Calendar, £42.50 (Worth £85) from Boots – buy here
Make a new skincare regime with Rituals bundleCredit: Rituals
How does a saving of over £60 sound? Pretty good right?
Rituals’ 2D Beauty Advent Calendar, is one of many festive countdowns from Rituals, and is filled with a variety of shampoo, conditioners, shower gels, as well as body scrubs, anti-ageing serums so you can enjoy a thorough pamper.
- Rituals The Ritual of Advent Calendar, £59.90 (Worth £120) from Boots – buy here
Soap & Glory put the Glory back in Christmas this seasonCredit: Boots
With 24 beauty buys waiting behind each door this Christmas, ranging from body care, skincare as well as cosmetics, this festive bundle is a must.
You can’t go wrong with Soap and Glory, and this incredible calendar is worth £88.45 saving you whopping £46.45.
- Soap & Glory 24 Days to Prep Into Christmas, £42 from Boots – buy here
“I’m a wizard Harry” – and a beauty buff too!Credit: Boots
From bath bombs, rollerball fragrances, and spray scents to sleep mask this is a must for Harry Potter fans and budding wizards this Christmas.
All 24 skincare items from the Harry Potter range are housed in a giant Hedwig, which can be used time and time again.
- Harry Potter Hedwig Advent Calendar, £40 from Boots – buy here
Polish off your turkey after a pamper with Liz Earle’s skincareCredit: Boots
A Liz Earle treat every other day in the run up to Christmas Day sounds like one heck of a treat if you ask us.
From the bestselling Cleanse and Polish Hot Cloth Cleanser, Skin Tonic and Gentle Face Exfoliator, this advent calendar means you can stock up on Liz Earle hero skincare items, which come in full size and travel versions.
- Liz Earle 12 Days of Liz Earle Beauty, £60 (Worth £125) from Boots – buy here
Just in case you need even more beauty advent calendar inspiration, check out our selection of 33 other stylish countdowns.
If you want to up the ante and go all out for your Christmas advent calendar this year, look no further than Chanel’s epic festive countdown.
While we have you, make sure you bookmark Boots’ £10 Tuesday sale, which sees a selection of beauty, skincare, dental and hair care products slashed to £10.
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