The travel essentials you need
Author: Jasmine Cottan Date Posted: 30 January 2019
Are you planning a cheeky February getaway? Summer weekend trips are a great way to recharge those depleted batteries and unwind. But packing for a spontaneous trip is a different matter entirely. Urgh.
It doesn't matter if you're a first time traveller or a seasoned globetrotter, we always seem to over pack or never pack enough for these three-day vacations.
If you're thinking of a whirlwind weekend getaway, you may wish to have a comprehensive checklist of travel essentials to assist you in your packing endeavours. Unsure where to start? Don't worry; we've created one for you! Bookmark this page for future reference and take the stress and mayhem out of your next adventure with ease.
Cosmetic Capital Travel Essentials Checklist 101
Numero uno – The bag.
Made from a durable and flexible fabric, this medium sized bag is a great option for carry-on luggage and boasts ample space and compartments for clothes, shoes and your toiletries. Read more about our specially coordinated Weekender Pack for more in depth detail.
Lightweight and purse-friendly, the portable hairbrush conveniently slides in between your clothes and other essentials without compromising space.
This special three pack offers all the necessary essentials to soothe, treat and nourish irritated skin damaged from long-haul and domestic flights. You’ll be happy to know this invigorating mud mask, foaming cleanser and shine-free moisturiser come in 50ml bottles. No need to worry about the liquid limit!
If your itinerary includes some glitz and glam, this deluxe travel kit is all you need to add some on-the-go drama to your eyes. It even comes with a complimentary toiletries bag!
Just because you're on holiday doesn't mean you can skimp out of your daily cleansing ritual. Vanity Planet's portable cleansing and exfoliating system renews and clarifies the skin from impurities and sweat after a fun day of rigorous activities.
Don't forget to pack your trusty toothbrush. This toothbrush also comes with a clinically proven relief pen that treats and soothes hypersensitive teeth instantly.
Give your skin a quick refresher with these softening and purifying wipes. These cloths are alcohol-free and infused with rose extract and sweet almond oil to nourish and rebalance the skin.
One of the travel essentials people forget constantly is their deodorant. Both offering up to 48hr protection and freshness, stick or roll-on deodorants are a great, travel size option to stay hygienic at all times
It’s important to note, our travel checklist is a general guideline of essentials for weekend away trips. For a list that works for you, try prioritising your essentials by analysing the activities you'll be doing while you’re gone.
If you're heading to a beach for two days of non-stop sunbathing, pack a small-sized SPF30 - 50 sun lotion. If you're going for a long-distance hike, remember to pack insect spray in your carry-on bag.