Holiday beauty essentials to pack in your suitcase

The hero products you won't want to leave home without.

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You’ve spent the last few weeks searching your favourite stores for 70s-inspired maxis, cool cover-ups and bold bikinis to take on your upcoming jaunt in the sunshine. A couple of pairs of supersized sunglasses, glamorous gladiator sandals and statement necklaces were also on your beach break shopping list. And let’s not forget those fabulous wedge heels that will complement all of your outfits.

Although it’s great to be prepared when it comes to clothes and accessorises, do spare a thought for what beauty products you’ll take. They really will be your heroes throughout the holiday.

Clarins Sun Care Oil Spray UVB/UVA 30 is a great place to start. Whether you’re sightseeing or sipping post-lunch cocktails from the rooftop terrace of a chic boutique hotel, it’ll offer high protection and will stop you from burning. It can also be spritzed on your hair. An added bonus? You won’t need to worry about it staining the straps of your new dress either – this tan-enhancing solution is dry and colourless with a non-greasy feel.

Heavy foundations are prone to sliding off the skin in hot climates which is why we suggest packing Clarins Instant Light Radiance Boosting Complexion Base instead. The lightweight liquid will invigorate your skin’s natural vitality, leaving your face with subtle almost sun-kissed glow. Dab bronzer over your cheeks, the bridge of your nose and across your forehead after applying if you’re off on a night out.

And whether you want to swim a few leisurely lengths or simply fancy cooling off from the sun, we all know that no trip abroad is complete with out a refreshing dip in the pool. Panda eyes will most definitely ruin your vibe so remember to wear Clarins Truly Waterproof Mascara.

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