Advent calendars now come in even more varieties for adults, from luxury skincare to gourmet foodie ones: the choice is yours! We’ve taken our pick of the best on offer for 2020 so you can countdown to Christmas in style. 

12 days of heaven beauty advent calendars

12 Days of Heaven Advent Calendar (£190)

Behind each door of this luxury advent calendar are mini skincare and grooming products worth more than £600! All are specifically selected by Heaven’s founder, Deborah Mitchell, to help you achieve gorgeous, glowing skin.

Francois Doucet Classic Provence Confectionery Advent Calendar (£19.99)

This advent calendar contains a selection of French pralines, pâte de fruit, and chocolate-coated nuts. Behind each door are one or two sophisticated sweets, with an extra surprise for the 24th. Flavours range from sweet candied oranges to moreish Speculoos. 

amazon beauty advent calendar

Amazon Beauty Advent Calendar (£60)

Amazon has created a beauty advent calendar, which features 24 products and deluxe samples from beauty brands such as Emma Hardie, Elemis and Sanctuary Spa – altogether, it’s worth over £215!

Joe & Seph’s Vegan Popcorn Advent Calendar (£25)

This delicious, vegan-friendly advent calendar features dairy-free caramel popcorn with flavours such as Salted Caramel, Toffee Apple & Cinnamon, and Sea Salt & Black Pepper.

beauty advent calendar from feel unique

Feelunique Beauty Advent Calendar 2020 (£89)

Worth over £270, this luxury advent calendar contains products from Charlotte Tilbury, Huda Beauty, Sol de Janeiro, Nars and Elemis. Each product has been carefully chosen – from a soothing candle to a glow-giving face mask, a spa-worthy cleansing balm to a vibrant eyeshadow palette!

Pure Heavenly Advent Calendar (£7.95)

Pure Heavenly creates delicious chocolate, which is free from dairy (vegan-friendly!) and low in sugar. It replaces milk with rice cream for a super creamy and tasty chocolate. They have just launched their new Advent Calendar, which features 24 of their delicious chocolates. It’s also available in 6 different designs!

Tea Advent Calendar

Bird & Blend’s Tea Advent Calendar (£36) 

These unique advent calendars are filled to the brim with limited edition Christmas teas, boasting wonderfully festive flavours including; Gingerbread Chai, Eggnog Rooibos and Peppermint Cream Oolong. Pop the kettle on!

 Photo Advent Calendar (from £8.99)

Create an advent calendar that will give you, or someone you love, a reason to smile every day throughout December. Simply share your favourite photos for a truly personal countdown to Christmas.

Advent of Change – Charity Calendars

Advent of Change creates a range of advent calendars which donate to a different charity every day. The Premium Advent Calendar (£32.95) has a brand new design for 2020 and donates £1 per day to 24 charities; local, national and international, including Equally Ours, Hospice UK and Plastic Oceans UK. We also love their Charity Advent Candle (£24.95) which reveals hidden numbers as the natural wax burns down.