#SelfcareSunday: The travel edit
Travel-friendly products that pack a powerful punch
Love it or loathe it, Instagram does manage to highlight some pretty good causes, bring communities together and encourages campaigns, such as the #acneisnormal movement, where they normalised acne in such a positive way – it was beneficial to thousands of users. The app also reminds us that taking care of ourselves should be at the top of our priority list. It showcases some really brilliant experts, offering advice on healthy hacks and great selfceare regimes. After all, health is wealth. With this in mind, we're starting a series of #inspired beauty features, kicking off with #selfcaresunday: the travel edit. We reveal the best DIY spa-ing products that you can take on the go. These beauty ‘mini-me’s’ maybe tiny, and fit perfectly into an overnighter – but they pack a powerful punch too (no selfies required) unless you want to that is: #culturewhisperbeauty Neom Travel Candle, £16
This take-anywhere candle is small in size, but will add ambiance and aromatherapy benefits to your space. 95% of users felt calmer and less stressed after testing. Plus they are 100% natural, ethically sourced and finely crafted in Britain.
Buy hereESPA Beauty Explorer, £65 (worth £74)
This chic kit is new to the ESPA range and contains 10 travel-friendly products, including their award-winning Optimal Skin ProCleanser, that handily works in three ways; you can either cleanse, use as an exfoliate or layer on like a mask.
Buy hereAromatherapy Associates Miniature Bath & Shower Oil Collection, £40
These might be tiny, weighing in at only 3ml, but they pack a pretty powerful punch. Just add one vial to a running bath, or massage into torso during the shower – breathe in deeply, hold for 4 seconds and exhale.
Buy hereElemis Travel Cellular Recovery Skin Bliss Capsules, £18.70
The aromatic essential oils enhance feelings of well being and relaxation, along with the added gratification of glowing skin afterward. Try the Rose formula in the morning and Lavender capsule at night, along with a little self-massage around the face and neck. Bliss.
Addition Studio Bath Brew in Deep Sea, £10
There’s always time for a restorative cuppa. However, these are designed to be dunked in the bath, rather than your bone china. The tea bag contains Dead Sea and Epsom salts, organic essential oils of lavender, geranium, and seaweed.
Buy hereVerso Reviving Eye Mask, £45
Sheet masks and individual sachets are everywhere, but these are clinically proven to work. The eye masks include retinol, so means the rejuvenating effect is both instant and long-term. Plus, we can’t help but love everything from alittlefind.com; it has all you need for your travels, in one clickable place.