Gift Guide: Our favourite 6 beauty advent calendars

Your childhood chocolate advent calendars just received a very fancy upgrade.
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Plunge into the holiday spirit with 24 days of Dior. The limited edition staple is a miniature version of the House of Dior flagship store on 30 Avenue Montaigne. Inside, Paris meets a magical, snowy winter with golden garlands and Dior emblem ornaments. The set includes smaller versions of each of the house's iconic perfumes, makeup, and beauty items.


Dior Advent Calendar, US$425.00 (or about RM1,600) on


Known for their fragrant candles, the French brand packed their box with one extra item, totalling 25 surprises. The selection of miniatures includes deluxe skin and body care items, mini-candles, and one large candle, making everyday smell like Christmas. 


Diptyque Advent Calendar, US$390.00 (or about RM1,600)

Balmain Paris

Instead of the typical 24-day calendar, the couture house opted for only 10 items to prepare your hair for its Sunday best all throughout the holidays.

Behind the doors for their Paris house hides a cabinet of shampoo, conditioner, hair perfume, combs, clips and more. 


Balmain Advent Calendar, $175 (or about RM700), on

Atelier Cologne

Their advent calendar is a starter-pack filled with colognes, soaps, and sprays. What's a rose that does not smell like a rose? Try the Atelier Cologne's Rose Anonyme (anonymous rose).


Atelier Cologne Advent Calendar, RM269 at

Molton Brown

This London-based brand holds a Royal Warrant to supply toiletries to Queen Elizabeth II.

Wake up every morning for 24 days feeling, and smelling, like a queen! Locked behind each door are scented bath products.


Cabinet of Scented Luxuries Advent Calendar, £165.00 (or about RM900) on

L'Occitane en Provence

Each of the pullout drawers hides the brand's must-have skincare, body and bath, and hand care gifts. Treat yourself to the luxurious collection of L'Occitane's best sellers.


L'Occitane Advent Calendar, US$124 (or about RM480) on

Jo Malone

Packed inside a colourful Georgian townhouse, the 24-box wonder packs the best of Jo Malone for your indulgence.

It's like a mini fragrance lab for your to mix and match your ultimate scent.


Jo Malone Advent Calendar, £300 (or about RmM1,600) on and Jo Malone.


If you are greedy (like us) and want more than one beauty label in your advent calendar, then order one of these L'Oreal Luxury Beauty Advent Calendar that packs the many brands under the L'Oreal umbrella including Shu Uemura, Lancome and YSL Beauté.


L'Oreal Luxury Beauty Advent Calendar, £95 (or about RM450) at



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