LUXURY ADVENT CALENDARS FOR 2018


It seems to have only been the past couple of years where ‘Beauty Advent Calendars’ have really taken off and have now become a firm favourite when it comes to counting down the days until Christmas!

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Ranging from high street brands to those that are more luxurious, there really is a calendar out there for everybody and luckily for you, I have 3 to share with you! 2 of these Advent Calendars are Male Grooming and Beauty and my third one (which I couldn’t resist sharing) is a chocolate one as I like to stick to tradition and let’s face it, there’s a unique taste that tastes so much sweeter out of an Advent Calendar as opposed to its original packaging am I right…?

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MANKIND ADVENT CALENDAR

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Mankind have released their yearly Advent Calendar and it is an absolute show-stopper! It is humongous and is absolutely incredible which features 25 full sized Male Grooming products such as Elemis, Argentum, Marvis and many more. Mankind have also released their special Christmas Collection Grooming Box which I will have more details on in the next week where you may be able to get your hands on one… Intrigued? Keep checking back for more details soon!

To view Christmas gifts and ideas from Mankind, click here!

L’OCCITANE BEAUTY CALENDAR

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The L’Occitane Beauty Advent Calendar contains 24 gorgeous little best-selling gifts from the brand which ranges from their Shower Oils, Hand Creams, mini Fragrance samples as well as Shampoos, Conditioners and Shower Gels! A perfect treat to indulge your loved ones in or indeed a perfect treat for yourself this Christmas!

Worth £85, this Beauty Advent Calendar retails for £49 which is available to purchase here.

HOTEL CHOCOLAT DARK CHOCOLATE ADVENT CALENDAR

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One of my favourite Chocolatiers is Hotel Chocolat and having worked with the brand before on creating content, I couldn’t resist treating myself to one of their Advent Calendars this year! I asked my followers which type of flavour I should go for as this year Hotel Chocolat have gone all out with an expansive range such as Milk, Caramel, Dark, White, Supermilk and 100% Dark Chocolate. The overall majority vote went to Dark Chocolate which was just as well as Dark Chocolate is my favourite flavour!

To purchase and to have a look at their full range of Advent Calendars this year, click here.

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Over the course of December I will be revealing what is behind of each door/box over on my Instagram Stories so please join in and countdown with me! To follow me on Instagram and to keep up, click here.

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I hope you have enjoyed my selection of Male Grooming/Beauty Advent Calendars this year alongside a traditional Chocolate one!

Are you a fan of Male Grooming/Beauty Advent Calendars? Or do you prefer to stick to the chocolate kind? Will you be treating yourself or a loved one to one of these this year? Have you already got your Advent Calendar? If so, which one have you got? I would love to hear from you so leave me a comment below and don’t forget to click the ‘like’ button!


L'OCCITANE WISHLIST


L'Occitane are renowned for their luxurious skincare and body-care ranges, so it's rather exciting to hear of their newly launched men's fragrances collection! I have curated a little wishlist of the fragrances that appeal to me the most, and will hopefully be able to try out myself one day!

L'Occitan Eau de Toilette

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  • Top Notes: Bergamot, Petitgrain
  • Middle Notes: Cedar Wood, Pink Pepper 
  • Base Notes: Cade Wood, Cistus, Iris

A scent that sounds ideal for the upcoming Autumn/Winter seasons, which lavendar has been blended with the peppery, nutmeg scent of burnt wood.

I chose this scent because it sounds incredibly warm and rich!

Verbena Eau de Toilette

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  • Top notes: Lemon, Orange
  • Middle notes: Verbena, Petitgrain
  • Base notes: Rose, Geranium

Inspired by Provence, Italy, this fragrance is designed to uplift your mood and leave you feeling rejuvenated. 

I chose the fragrance because it sounds refreshing and full of life!

Eau De Cedrat Eau de Toilette

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  • Top Notes: Bergamot, Cedrat
  • Middle Notes: Nutmeg, Blue ginger 
  • Base Notes: Cedar, Cashmere wood

Refreshing and fruity that soon dries down into a woodsy and spicy fragrance.

I chose this fragrance because it sounds the ideal scent to see off the Summer season!

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Have you shopped with L'Occitane before? If so, what did you buy? Have you tried out any of their mens fragrances? Which one? Do let me know your thoughts below as I would love to hear from you, and don't forget to click that 'like' button!

*Please note, this post has been sponsored.


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