The best beauty advent calendars to score for 2022’s festive season

'Tis the season


By Redzhanna Jazmin

The best beauty advent calendars to score for 2022’s festive season

PSA: Holiday season is nigh! We know what you’re thinking: “Are you crazy? It’s October!” Yes—we know. And we’re here with an official warning: If you don’t get organised now, you’ll miss your chance to score on your gifting this year.

So, to avoid the yearly slew of seasonal stress, we’re here to make things as easy for you as possible.

Ahead, for the first instalment of our holiday beauty gifting series, find our picks for the best holiday advent calendars to shop in Malaysia right now:


YSL Beauté Holiday Calendar


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Count down to the holiday season with this exciting 25-piece advent calendar. Featuring makeup, fragrance and skincare staples from YSL Beauté and housed in a luxurious gold-accented gift box, it’ll put you right in the mood for Christmas.

Available at the YSL boutique in Pavilion KL.


Elemis Skin Wellness Advent Calendar: The Complete Collection, RM1,050

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This 25-piece advent calendar is a treat for your skin, containing a generous selection of Elemis’ top sellers worth RM2,437.

You’ll find a mix of full and travel-sized products each day, such as the Pro-Collagen Marine Cream, the Dynamic Resurfacing Facial Wash and the Frangipani Monoi Shower Cream.

PS: Once you’ve opened your product of the day, you can even use the packaging to decorate your Christmas tree!



Jo Malone London Advent Calendar

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Indulge your senses with this gift that is bound to spark joy among fragrance lovers. In Jo Malone’s advent calendar, you’ll find a generous array of body, fragrance and home best-sellers, as well as a limited-edition Snow Globe and Snowball Keyring for your collection.



Cult Beauty Advent Calendar, ~RM1245

Worth over RM5,000, this cult-favourite advent calendar is chock-full of exciting gifts (including 13 full sizes!). From Glow Recipe to Sunday Riley to Augustinus Bader and beyond, you won’t want to miss out on this 37-piece collection!



La Collection Privée Christian Dior Calendrier De L’Avent

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This 24-piece advent calendar is luxury itself. Packed with fragrance, makeup, skincare, and body bestsellers from Dior, it’s not one to miss! Some highlights include Rouge Dior 999 fini velours and a travel-sized bottle of La Collection Privée Christian Dior Gris Dior.

The Dior Advent Calendar is available for purchase by invite only.


Ken’s Apothecary Celebrate Magical Moments Advent Calendar, RM499

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This year’s festive offerings from the local luxury retailer include 12 exciting skin, body and home products. From the iconic fragrances of Frederic Malle and Diptyque to skincare favourites from Augustinus Bader, Omorovicza, and Caudalie, this is a gift set that’s guaranteed to please.

Pre-order here, in-store and online orders open on November 7.


Diptyque Advent Calendar, RM2,995

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Fragrance fanatics, we’ve got the perfect gift for you. Diptyque is back with another divine selection of goodies, packaged in this gorgeous celestial advent calendar. We won’t spoil too much, but you can expect to find a wide array of the brand’s treasures within this 25-part set—including a limited-edition Diptyque home fragrance diffuser.

Available in-store.


Kiehl’s Limited Edition Holiday Advent Calendar, RM439

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Worth up to RM1114, this 24-piece advent calendar is a treat to count down to the holidays with, containing best-sellers like the Super Multi-Corrective Cream, the Retinol Skin-Renewing Daily Micro-Dose Serum, and the Rare Earth Deep Pore Cleansing Mask.



Charlotte Tilbury’s Diamond Chest of Beauty Stars, ~RM795

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If you’ve been hoping to get your hands on Charlotte Tilbury’s award-winning selection of beauty goodies, this is your chance. The Diamond Chest of Beauty Stars is filled with a premium selection of CT’s best and brightest—complete with a full-sized Lip Oil Crystal Elixir and plenty more travel-sized must-haves.



Benefit Cosmetics Sincerely Your Beauty Advent Calendar, ~RM315

Benefit lovers, rejoice! The brand has come in clutch with a brand new advent calendar for 2022, packed with 12 of the brand’s best-sellers, including the Hoola bronzer and the Roller Liner—don’t miss out!



L’Occitane Classic Advent Calendar, RM308

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‘Tis the season to be pampered, and what better way is there to indulge yourself than with L’Occitane’s 24-piece advent calendar?

Filled with body care, skincare, and hair care staples from the brand—including the Immortelle Reset Oil-In-Serum and Almond Shower Oil—discover the brand’s iconic lineup of beauty goodies in full- and travel-sized form.



Shiseido Christmas Advent Calendar, worth RM1,500


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This special advent calendar is for Shiseido fanatics, comprised of 24 of the brand’s most beloved skincare and makeup staples for you to count down to Christmas with. To get the Limited Edition Advent Calendar, simply purchase any Shiseido products worth up to RM1,800.

Available at Shiseido’s Holiday Outpost and Shiseido Boutiques in Mid Valley Megamall KL, Pavilion Bukit Jalil, Suria KLCC and Sunway Pyramid.

Molton Brown Advent Calendar, ~RM1,050

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Quintessentially British in every way, Molton Brown has earned its reputation as a leading soapmaker. Its 24-day advent calendar is the perfect way to bring some merry cheer into your day, brimming with divinely-scented goodies like the Rhubarb & Rose Bathing Oil and assorted baubles.



Sephora Collection

Wishing You Advent Calendar (Premium Version), RM429

This 24-piece advent calendar contains some incredible makeup, skincare, and hair care essentials for every day of December leading up to Christmas. Now, we won’t spoil, but here are three exciting products to look forward to: The Sephora Collection Mango Hair Sleeping Mask, the Cream Lip Stain and the Quartz Roller.



Lush Advent Calendar, RM1630

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Designed by ARTHOUSE Unlimited, this 25-piece curation by Lush has everything one could need for a pampering self-care weekend. From cult-favourite staples to the brand’s new holiday collection, it’s a steal!




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