Whether you’re packing for a quick stay-cay or jet setting half way across the globe, picking your must pack beauty travel essentials is one of the biggest challenges. To save you the stress we’ve picked some of the best beauty necessities that everyone needs in the following top holiday destinations.
Las Vegas, Nevada is known for its nightlife and 24 hour lifestyle. From its tourist landmarks and late casinos, this city has a reputation for having an unforgettable time.
Whichever your reason for travelling to Vegas, these below beauty essentials are essential for ensuring you are on top of your Vegas game throughout your stay.
The heat in Vegas can sometimes reach a staggering 80°F, so ensuring skincare and makeup is long lasting and sweat free is essential. The Embryolisse Hydra Mat, £22 is a gel formulated moisturiser that helps to keep your skin feeling hydrated whilst leaving you with a matte and shine free flawless finish. This is a perfect plus one to take to pool parties.
Due to the hot humidity in Vegas, hair can also become a victim of humidity as well as your skin. With a dry heat, locks can become frizzy, brittle and coarse, leaving you with a not so glamorous hair look. A key hair hero to help is the Shea Moisture’s Raw Shea & Cupuacu Frizz Defence Styling Gel crème.
£10.99. With ingredients including Passiflora, Pistachio oils and the Amazonian butter Cupuacu, this organic and nasties free styling crème helps to keep flyaway’s in place whilst also protecting locks from pollution and environmental stressors.
Finally, a key staple to every Vegas beauty bag should be a lip plump. Transformulas Lip Volume, £29.95 contains menthol extracts and plumping ingredients which increases the collagen in your lips, providing the appearance of a fuller pout. Great for a quick fix, if you apply this 3 times a day for over 30 days it can also provide a longer lasting pout, a must have for using before hand and during your trip. This is perfect for trips as lips tend to lose moisture and become dry with the change in temperature.
Marrakech, morocco is an amazing Arabian city, a top pick on many people’s wanderlust list. From its outstanding architecture and culture, Marrakech will most certainly fulfil your travel desires.
Marrakech is prone to its sticky heat, so waterproof and long lasting products are key for this trip.
Lord & Berry’s Smudgeproof liner, £13 is a staple for your Moroccan makeup bag. With its smudge proof and waterproof benefits, this liner is extremely long lasting and will keep colour and formation up to 24 hours, meaning your cat flick will last all day long.
As well as makeup, colourful and well kept nails are also a beauty must-wear in Marrakech. If you have limited time till your trip, SensatioNail ‘s Express Gel, £34.99 is here to help. Easy to take away on your trips, this kit will provide you with the world’s first full gel manicure within 5 minutes. These no fuss, affordable gels will give you the professional manicure of salon gels for less. With no need of adding top or base coats, cure for 30 seconds and you will have nails ready to hit the palaces and gardens in no time. With many colours such as a turquoise blue (Left me Jaded) or a coral pink (I can’t hear myself Pink) Express gel has 24 hues to decide from.
In the vast Moroccan heat, hair can start to feel and become frazzled and unruly. Fear not, the Shea Moisture 10-in-1 renewal masque, £12.99 is a scalp savoir. Full of organic ingredients such as Gobi, Raspberry ketones, Biotin and Marula Oil, this beneficial masque locks in moisture, keeping your locks shiny, nourished and manageable. It also helps to revive body and protect colour, perfect for this trip as sun and chlorine manipulates hair colour.
If you are looking to get away from the usual hustle an bustle of everyday life but more nearer to home than a fly away vacation, a stay cay is a the best solution. A top destination in the UK for holidays is Cornwall, with its sandy beaches and relaxed culture, you will leave feeling refreshed
Although this is still on UK soil, you will still need to pack a few beauty basics. One product that springs to mind is The Jojoba Company’s Hydrating Day Cream, £22.99. An all natural moisturising cream that helps to increase collagen production which penetrates skin with its natural antioxidants. Enriched with beneficial ingredients such as Chamomile, Vitamin B & E, Green Tea, Ginseng and also Jojoba., using this everyday will leave your skin feeling nourished and ready for your Vaycay.
Everyone loves sunny summer holidays, but as we all know it’s important to keep your skin safe from the sun’s harmful rays whether holidaying in the UK or abroad. In fact recent statistics from Cancer Research show that cases of skin cancer have more than quadrupled in the last three decades. The
Embryolisse CC Cream with SPF20 £29.99 is formulated with self adjusting pigments that give you a full natural coverage and UV protection for all skin types and tones, whilst moisturising and helping you to maintain that youthful complexion.
One key beauty look of this year is to have maintained brows, which can prove difficult when your holidaying away from home. Whether you prefer more trimmed brows or fuller thicker brows, Lord & Berry’s Must Have Brow Mascara, £14 is the perfect essential. This creamy mascara gel helps to build and thicken the appearance of brows, whilst locking unruly brows into place. Leaving brows feeling conditioned and containing no TEA or parabens, the Must Have Brow Mascara will help you achieve brows of your dreams, whichever destination.
Ibiza, Spain is the party capital of the world, whether its day beach clubs or super clubs in the evening, you will be sure to party on the White Isle. With the temperate sometimes reaching well above 80°F, long lasting beauty products are in need on this trip.
Lord & Berry’s Timeless Kiss proof, £15 is a long lasting liquid lipstick which has over 12 hours of staying power. This provides lips with a highly pigmented kissable colour and matte finish- whilst leaving lips feeling moisturised.
Another perfect lip product that’s a perfect partner for the party island is the Know Cosmetics No Bleeding lips, £8.33. This secret invisible liner helps to lock lipstick into place, which stops bleeding running and feathering and is perfect for keeping your lipstick in place on a hot day. This secret liner is also suitable for vegans.
Another product that is a must wear on the party island is a sexy, fruity and juicy fragrance. Accessorize have just launched their first ever fragrance, LoveLily, £19 with top notes of fruity raspberry, orange and bergamot, it really is the perfect summer scent for the White Isle.
Thailand is full of many magical and interesting islands, perfect for backpacking adventures or luxurious long hula holiday. With its sweltering climate and dense heat, here are a few beauty products we think are needed on this trip.
Shea Moisture’s Fruit Fusion Texture Spray, £10.99 is a miniature spray which gives your hair a new lease of tousled/textured life for longer, making it perfect for extended jungle walks. With ingredients such as 100% Coconut water, Lychee and green apple, this blend of natural goodness will leave your hair looking fabulous, especially in this climate.
With heat at an all time high, lips can start to lose moisture and become dry and chapped. Lord & Berry’s Lip Oil Potion, £14 contains essential vegetable oils and active ingredients which help to shield and moisturise lips, as well as helping to protect lips from harmful environmental damage. It also adds a eye-catching glossy effect when applied.