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Holiday beauty essentials

I feel like I've mentioned this once or twice previously, but in case you didn't know, I'm going on holiday in less than a week. We are flying off to sunny Kos an island we have visited several times, and  keep going back. This time we have upgraded and are staying in a more swish hotel then we are used to, which i'm so looking forward to, will be nice to have a little bit of luxury, we could both certainly do with relaxing, there is also a spa, so can anticipate a massage at some point.

Holiday beauty essentials

Anywho, on to my Holiday Beauty Essentials, and what I will be packing in my suitcase.

 For me holidays are not about getting glammed up, and clubbing, in fact the days I will be spending bare faced, except for spf, and as for the evenings I will add a coat of mascara and a bit of eye makeup, maybe lip gloss, for dinner and drinks. I rarely bother with foundation on holiday, I use it as an opportunity to let my skin breath.

Holiday beauty Essentials

  • Face Spf is probably my number one priority my favourite is Ambre solaire sensitive hydrating mist factor 50 , a light mist that's not greasy and offers top protection.
  • Sun cream is of course a pretty big essential for a hot country, I've picked up Hawaiian tropic spf 30 silk hydration, this stuff smells so good, and is light and moisterising on the skin.
  • Lip balm with an spf is always needed on holiday, I don't think it really matters what one you get as long as it has decent protection.
  • Greasy hair can be a problem on a day sightseeing, so a blast of dry shampoo is a must for sorting my locks right out, my favourite is Batiste tropical.
  • When it comes to makeup, I will not be taking much but something I will be taking is my trusty UD Naked petite heat  palette, it has perfect summer shades and  is compact for travel.
Holiday beauty essentials

I will also be adding some aftersun and some hair bobbles, I have to have my mop out the way in the sun.

What are your holiday beauty essentials?

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Holiday beauty essentials

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  1. Sun cream looks lovely! Hope you have a great holiday.

    Gemma x

  2. the shades in that naked palette are so cute and I love the size of it, perfect for travelling xx


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