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The Big Beauty Advent Calendar List 2017

Welcome to this year’s big list! We’ve gone further than anyone else, and spent the last week painstakingly trawling the internet, spending hours staring at low resolution images and guessing brands, products, and their weight or volume – all to give you the best info possible to make the most financially profitable purchases on your calendars!

Before we jump right in, let’s fill you in on some of the best (and worst) value for money offerings this year!


1. 15.7% Saving – L’Occitane Luxury

That’s not a saving worth of luxury, L’Occitane!

2. 16.1% Saving – Charlotte Tilbury

3. 16.7% Saving – Molton Brown


1. 86% Saving! – M&S

Maybe you’re cool after all, M&S! I thought you were just somewhere people buy fancy ready meals & men’s slippers.

2. 71.3% Saving! – Feel Unique

3. 71.2% Saving! – Decleor


Available from:

Amazon, £50

Number of Days: 24

Release Date: out now

Contains 24 minis and samples from the following brands

  • Ardell
  • Balance Me
  • Barry M
  • Baylis & Harding
  • Bioré
  • Bomb Cosmetics
  • Bourjois
  • Bronnley
  • Crabtree & Evelyn
  • Dr.Lipp
  • Elegant Touch
  • Elnett
  • Essie
  • Gatineau
  • James Read
  • John Frieda
  • Laura Geller New York
  • Maybelline
  • Molton Brown
  • Patisserie de Bain
  • Percy & Reed
  • Rimmel
  • Rituals


Available from:

ASOS, £55

Number of Days: 25

Release Date: available now

We think it's worth


Saving: £118

Full Contents
  • 111Skin Limited Edition Gold Brightening Treatment Mask 30ml
  • Alpha-H Liquid Gold 50ml
  • 20% off single use discount code
  • Carmex Mint Moisturising Lip Balm 10g
  • Caudalie Vinisource Moisturising Sorbet 10ml
  • Codage Scrubbing Cream 15ml
  • Cowshed Natural Lip Balm 5ml
  • DHC Deep Cleansing Oil 30ml
  • Eyeko Skinny Skinny Deluxe Eyeliner 30ml
  • Foreo Luna Play
  • Korres Santorini Vine Shower Gel 40ml
  • Lottie London Arch Rival Volumising Eyebrow Powder 1g
  • Luxie Beauty 231 Eye Brush
  • NIP+FAB Glycolic Fix Serum 15ml
  • Nude by Nature Natural Glow Loose Bronzer 2g
  • NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream 8ml
  • Oskia Renaissance Mask 12ml
  • Pureology Hydrate Shampoo 50ml
  • REN Clarimatte T-zone Control Cleansing Gel 25ml
  • Rodial Stem Cell Magic Gel 5ml
  • Smashbox Photofinish Primer 7.1ml
  • St Tropez Instant Tan Gloss 30ml
  • Starskin Plumping and Hydrating Bio-Cellulose Second Skin Lip Mask
  • The Ordinary Natural Moisturising Factors + HA 30ml
  • This Works Deep Sleep Pillow Spray 5ml

bareMinerals Box of Wonders

Available from:

bareMinerals, £75

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Number of Days: 24

Release Date: out now

Alleged value: £238

Benefit SF Winter Wonderglam

Available from:

Benefit, £34.50

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Number of Days: 12

Alleged Value: £76.07

Release Date: November

Full Contents
  • They’re Real! Mascara In Jet Black Fun-Size
  • High Beam Fun-Size
  • The Professional Fun-Size
  • They’re Real! Remover Fun-Size
  • They’re Real! Tinted Primer Fun-Size
  • Roller Lash In Black Fun-Size
  • Gimme Brow In 3 I Fun-Size
  • Benetint Fun-Size
  • Hoola Fun-Size
  • It’s Potent! Eye Cream Fun-Size
  • Watt’s Up! Fun-Size
  • Stay Don’t Stray In 01 Light/Medium Fun-Size

PS: Debenhams are giving out a travel size POREfessional Matte Rescue gel and Total Moisture facial cream when you spend £40 on Benefit. OR there’s an even better free Sizzlin Six kit if you spend £70 on Benefit, which includes 6 products and in total is worth about £60.

AND £10 of Beauty Card points when you spend £50.

Bloom 12 Days of Christmas Perfume

Available from:

Superdrug, £12

Number of Days: 12

Release Date: available now

Contains 12 8ml eau de toilettes, great for someone taking their first steps into the mysterious world of perfume, or for travel sized variety.