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The adult advent calendars you need this Christmas

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Remember when you were 10 and you’d get super excited to come downstairs December 1st and open up your advent calendar – it was most likely that cheap chocolate, but if you were lucky you might get a Cadbury or Malteaser one.

You parents would tell you not to open the door for December 2nd until tomorrow but that rarely stopped us.

Then as we got older an advent calendar was the last thing on our minds at Christmas. It was all about the presents you wanted. That perfume or Pandora bead. The excitement of an advent calendar was long gone.

Luckily for us adults who still love the excitement of advent calendars, the world of retail has opened its doors to calendars designed with us in mind.

We’ve listed some of our favourite adult advent calendars out there this year, and we want them all!

*Some may be out of stock but pin them to your favourites as stores are constantly re-stocking their shelves*

Beauty

If you’re looking to try out some new products but don’t want to go searching for them all or spending out on full size bottles the a beauty advent calendar is what you need.

There are so many out there but we’ve whittled them down for you.

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Feel Unique 12 Days of Beauty – £35

Includes products from NYX, Revlon, Palma’s, Rimmel, Elizabeth Arden and more.

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House of Fraser Beauty Calendar £25 £20

Includes eyeshadows, nail polish, lipsticks and many more colour contours products.

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Selfridges Beauty Calendar – £70

Includes products from St Tropez, Cowshed, NYX, IT Cosmetics, This Works, Beauty Blender and many more.

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24 Days of Clinique Advent Calendar – £75

Includes a 3 step skincare routines, products from the pep start and moisture surge ranges, make up and a fragrance.

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Benefit Winter WonderGLAM – £34.50

Includes £76 worth of make-up products including a Hoola bronzer, Roller Lash Mascara and a mini Gimme Brow.

Skincare & Body

Make-up isn’t the only thing you can get in calendar form. For those of you who love a good soak in the bath or a pamper then these skincare and body advent calendars will be right up your street.

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The Body Shop

£45 | £65 | £99 | £50 New Year Calendar

The Body Shop are doing 4, yes 4 advent calendars this year! They range in price so you will definitely be able to find one that’s affordable.

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L’Occitane Advent Calendar – £49

Includes products worth £87 in this calendar you get everything from shower gel to lip balm.

Chocolate

Just because you’re an adult now doesn’t mean that you can’t have a chocolate advent calendar.

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Hotel Chocolat

The chocolatier’s advent calendars start at £8. They come in all your favourite chocolate flavours and there’s even one for two people.

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Lindt Bear Calendar – £13.99

Is it even Christmas if you don’t have some form of Lindt chocolate?

Stationery

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Kikki K Stationery Lovers Calendar – £90

Includes everything you need to make your desk look on point in 2018 including notebooks, list pads and pens.

JOIN THE GROWN UP GANG ON TWITTER , INSTA AND FACEBOOK AND TELL US WHICH ADVENT CALENDAR YOU WOULD LIKE THIS YEAR

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