Mini Break Beauty Essentials You Can’t Live Without!

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 on the road It’s the daydream we’ve come back to again and again during rough times in the office: a warm breeze dancing through your hair, the smell of fresh-cut grass swishing past, and you driving along with the windows down, listening to old Jack Johnson songs and TGIF-ing.

Wherever you’re going on your mini holiday, a carefree attitude is what it’s all about, which means no-fuss beauty products that take the worry away. Here are 5 little helpers to start your vacay off right, so you have more time for more important things - like doing absolutely nothing!

1. Piz Buin Sun Band

Why lug a full bottle of sunscreen along for the ride? Wear this as an anklet so you have less to carry en-route to your favourite sun bathing spot. This fun, refillable sunband comes in 4 colours, and contains enough sunscreen for three full-body applications. Not only that, it’s waterproof and sweat-resistant! And for 99p. it’s an absolute bargain !

2. Nivea In-Shower Body Moisturiser

Who has time to moisturise when there’s ice-cream trucks to hunt down? This luxurious moisturiser quenches sun-stripped skin in a hurry. Take your shower as normal, then massage the cream over wet skin. Rinse, dry, and get out of there! Quench here .

3. Cover FX Custom Cover Drops

This highly pigmented dropper allows you to customize your own coverage drop by drop! Add a squeeze or two to your favourite moisturizer, or perk up your primer. Drop it in a facial sunscreen for a personalized tinted moisturizer! With over 24 shades, you can’t go wrong!

4. Garnier Micellar Cleansing Water

Say goodbye to those sticky, oily, burning makeup removers. This cleansing water takes it off in one swipe, with no need to rinse! It’s practically an exact replica of Bioderma, a cult favourite of makeup artists everywhere, only it doesn’t need to be imported from France! Take it all off !

5. CID Cosmetics I-blossom Pressed Powder Blush in “Tulip”

No way are you hauling all those makeup brushes on your weekend away! This adorable, lightweight blusher acts as a stamp to apply an even amount of colour to both cheeks. Use fingers to blend the silky powder into your skin and up along cheekbones, and you’re ready to go! The stay-put formula will be there all day and all night! Blush it up !