It’s a great idea to buy travel size toiletries when you’re heading abroad. They fit snugly in your suitcase, don’t weigh as much as standard bathroom products, and result in less waste – great news for your baggage limit and the environment. Take a look at these fantastic travel toiletries that’ll lighten your load and brighten up your wash bag too.
Five fab travel size toiletries
Crabtree & Evelyn, from £10.00 per set
The classic British beauty brand Crabtree & Evelyn offers two ranges of travel size toiletry sets – Great Escapes and Little Luxuries – in a whole host of fragrances including Citron, Honey & Coriander, Iris, Lavender, Lily, Wisteria and Tarocco Orange, and Eucalyptus & Sage. There’s also West Indian Lime for the fellas.
Little Luxuries sets contain hand cream, bath and shower gel and body lotion, while Great Escapes include the same plus a nail buffer and cotton case. You can also buy individual bottles of your favourites for £4.00.
ickle bockles, £3.95 per 100ml bottle
These beautiful little lotions and potions come in delectable scents including Hemp & Meadowfoam, Aloe Vera & Ylang Ylang, Lavender & Geranium, Tea Tree and Chocolate.
Shower gel and foam bath, shampoo and conditioner are available in most flavours.
The clever people at ickle bockles also sell security-friendly ready-to-fill bottles, and travel packs including his and hers weekend wash bags, first aid kits, festival essentials, and dinky flight bags.
John Lewis, £7.50 per 75ml tube
Sunshine and flying can give the most youthful of travellers dry, crinkly hands. Thankfully the lovely John Lewis team has created these luxurious hand creams perfect for popping in your hand luggage.
Creamy moisturisers come in wholesome Bay Leaf & Wheatgrass, Lavender & Amber and Verbena & Green Lemon varieties. You can also buy travel size versions of your favourite beauty brands on the John Lewis website.
Simple at Superdrug, £1.50 per 50ml bottle
High street favourite Superdrug has a great selection of travel size toiletries at seriously low prices. These cheeky little Simple toner and make-up remover bottles can be bought individually or as part of a set.
Molton Brown, £46.00 per set
Treat yourself to some gorgeous Molton Brown bodycare with this stylish set which contains everything you’ll need for your break, all packed in a handy bag.
The Journey Unisex Stowaway includes six 100ml bottles of your Molton Brown skin, bath and body favourites: Relaxing Yuan Zhi Bath & Shower, Relaxing Yuan Zhi Body Cream, Vitalising Vitamin AB+C Bath & Shower, Re-charge Black Pepper Bodywash, White Mulberry Fine Liquid Hand Wash and White Mulberry Soothing Hand Lotion.
Molton Brown also offers Traveller and Jetsetter travel packs in fragrances to suit men, women and both.