Long weekend season is upon us which means trips to the cottage are finally in order.
However, when travelling (especially if you’re carpooling with friends or fam), you don’t want to be that girl who needs a suitcase, a duffel bag and an entire makeup kit for a three-day getaway. Though it may seem impossible to pack lightly, it can be done, you just have to be smart about it!
When it comes to beauty products, there are only a few essentials you need for a weekend away. After all, if you’re spending time chilling by the lake, you most definitely don’t need four lipstick options, a contouring kit and a smoky eye palette.
Check out our seven essential beauty picks for a long weekend getaway below:
Aside from sharing a name with an iconic Hilary Duff song, these 100 per cent natural wipes from Consonant Skincare ($9 for one package, $21 for three packages) are one of the few wipes on the market that are actually suitable for sensitive skin (take it from someone with ultra reactive skin, these are not irritating whatsoever). Made from bamboo cloths and filled with anti-aging and antioxidant botanicals like grape seed extract, ginseng and chamomile, these extra-large cloths are great for cleansing and refreshing skin, along with removing light makeup.