I know when I'm travelling I want everything to be as easy breezy with minimal effort as possible. Not packing or bringing the right items can really put a damper on a holiday, get away or business trip. Who doesn't love the feeling of knowing you can just reach in to your bag and grab a much needed beauty tool or item to refresh or rejuvinate after a long day out or travelling? That lip balm you could just grab after a long flight? or a mini compact mirror to reassure yourself you are looking devine after strolling around all day? You need it all! Here are our 10 must have products you need in your bag right now! You can thank us later ;)
1. EOS LIP BALM
This cute ball of goodness is all the rage at the moment. Its compact, ergonomic and comes in all different flavours! It is also a cheap purchase! RRP $3.30 US! STOCK UP A hand bags best friend!
"100% natural, and paraben and petrolatum free. Packed with antioxidant-rich vitamin E, soothing shea butter and jojoba oil, eos keeps your lips moist, soft and sensationally smooth."
2. MINI MANTRA BOOK-
LITTLE BOOK OF BIG WISDOM; DEBBIE HUXTON
Sometimes picking up a good book and getting lost a little calms the souls and gathers your thoughts. But a pocket sized inspirational quotes book is somewhat a therapeutic self help session while enjoying a cup of coffee. Fits perfectly in your bag. A little gem to have around when you need some inspiration in your life.
Sometimes your fragrance just doesn't stick or last as long as it should. Make some room in that bag for a new product that will keep you smelling oh so sweet all day long! The Body Shop has a collection of fragrant oils that you dab on your pulse points ( Neck, wrists and even rub on your legs!) So your skin feels soft and stays smelling beautiful!
4. Eye Shadow Pallette
All make up wears of eventually and it's always nice to have back up when an unexpected event, meeting or gathering may arise. Make sure to have an all in one palette that can cover the main points of your face. NARS THE HAPPENING PALETTE is perfect. All palette sections can be used for high lighting features, blush, contouring and of course adding definition and colour to the eyes. So much in such a little package! RRP $65.00
5. Hydrating Spray Lotion
Be it coming off a plane, the weather or just dehydration dry skin does not feel pretty. Nor does the icky feeling when dousing yourself with lotions, only having to rub it in contentiously. As stated earlier we want a efficient and fast way of getting the job done so Vaseline Lotion Spray is at your service. Just like any aerosol can it's as easy as spray a light mist when you see fit, give it a lit rub over and your done! Minus the repeated rubbing in and sticky feeling you get for awhile! Great when on the run and need a quick moisturising! RRP $9.99
6. Cleansing Wipes
It's always a good idea to carry wet wipes with you wherever you go. Refresh and eliminate bacteria and dirt from your tired skin. Conveniently packaged with a resealable tab so you will always have fresh wet wipes ready to go. We recommend Face Of Australia for it alcohol free ingredients that doesn't dry out your face and cheap price tag. RRP $4.95
7. BB Cream
BB Cream as been a life saver in creating the perfect skin tone, eliminating tonal imperfections and giving a sheer natural finish. A great addition to your bag when you need a light make up refreshment. Light on the skin with a flawless natural looking effect. RRP $60.00
8. Mobile Battery pack
If you are a mad mobile user like us then you will understand the pain of desperately finding your charger or wall socket to power your phone up. Well those days are a thing of the past! Have a back up battery pack that is built in with the case. This allows you an extra full battery to get you through the day hassle free and ready to go. ( Obviously will have to re-charge the battery pack for the next use though). RRP $45.00
9. Mini Shaver
Good things come in tiny packages! and this little tool is a god send! Small enough to put in your bag and its cute little design makes it nearly impossible to be pointed out as a razor. Care free, hair free! RRP $9.50
10. Hair Care Set
You didn't think we would forget the hair did you? Bring limp and dull hair back to life with this little set. It's always good keep a texturizing product for days when your just isn't liking you. It may just need a little TLC. Dry Shampoo for dirty hair, hair spray , mouse or if your lucky all three in a nice little set. RRP $65.00