If your annual holiday advent calendar ran off with your local Sephora, we figure these makeup-filled sets would be the welcome result. In a move that just made your countdown a lot more glamorous, these beauty advent calendars swap the expected piece of chocolate hidden behind each door for a lipstick, creme blush, nail polish, or even a mini Diptyque candle. They're a perfect early gift for that makeup-obsessed member of your clique, or for yourself if you're eager to add anywhere from 12 to 24 new beauty staples to your vanity over the course of December. Shop our 8 favorite beauty advent calendars below, guaranteed to trump that partridge in a pear tree.
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