September 22, 2023

Booking a weekend away? Here’s a selection of the best cosmetic and wash bags that are packed with beauty and grooming must-haves — ideal for your next trip.

Gents Timeless Treasures by ESPA: One for the gents, this set is made up of specially formulated products that have been designed to promote youthful skin and a smooth shave, and it’s all housed within a deep red washbag. The kit includes a soothing treatment gel, an energizing peppermint and eucalyptus shower gel, a shave mud that promises a close shave whilst also being a deep cleansing mask, and a razor.

Prime Renewing Pack Discovery Set by Valmont: Founded by Sophie and Didier Guillon, luxury beauty brand, Maison Valmont is known and loved for its range of anti-aging cosmetics, and for those on the go this prime renewing set offers radiance is under 10 minutes. Included is the Prime Renewing Pack which smoothes features, the Prime B Cellular which tonifies the complexion over time, and lastly, add the Prime Contour under the eyes to even out fine lines.

Limited Edition Love Collection Cosmetic Styling Bag 2022 by Balmain Hair Couture: A limited edition set by Balmain Hair Couture, expect the Cosmetic Styling Bag in white with gold accents, and inside there’s a mini hair perfume, a salt spray to add plenty of beachy texture to the locks, and softening Argan oil to keep the hair shiny and healthy. Perfect for sunny weekends away.

Evening CBD Facial Set by Omorovicza: Calling all CBD enthusiasts, this set by luxury skincare brand offers a wind-down skincare routine with four products to cleanse, nourish and prep the skin before bed. The set contains: Thermal Cleansing Balm, Rejuvenating Night Cream, Queen of Hungary Evening Mist, Midnight Renewal, a navy wash bag and a flannel.

Men’s Body Essentials Kit by Susanne Kaufmann: Susanne is known for her award-winning, natural skincare products that are made using locally sourced, botanical ingredients and the Men’s Body Essentials Set offers just that. Designed to be a travel companion or for the gym bag, the set consists of a witch hazel and rosehip hair and body wash, and a gentle, aluminium free deodorant stick that is housed in a limited-edition branded bag.

Grooming Kit by Acqua di Parma: A part of the barbiere collection, this signature yellow Acqua di Parma pouch contains shaving oil 30ml, a mini 15ml beard serum, and a 20ml bottle of the brands infamous Colonia Eau de Cologne.

Precious Liquid Masking Bag by 111SKIN: Luxury innovative skincare label, 111SKIN is known and loved for its face masks, and now the Precious Liquid Masking Bag offers a set of three masks (Molecular Hydration, NAC Y2 Recovery and Oxygen Express Masks) that have been designed to help nourish, strengthen, tighten and restore the complexion.

The Shower Kit by Heath: Brought to you by experts in modern grooming, Heath London is this shower essentials kit, and it comes in a classic vegan leather washbag in the brands signature green hue. Inside, there’s an exfoliating cleansing wash, a steam-activated shower mask that’s boosted with glycolic acid to give a glow in less than 5 minutes, and a hair and body wash with bergamot, grapefruit and lemon to energize.

The Hydration Adventure by La Mer: Leading skincare and makeup firm, La Mer has introduced a set that’ll give a hit of hydration in the form of The Eye Concentrate, The Concentrate (a serum that smooths the complexion), Creme De La Mer (the brand’s signature moisturizer) and The Hydrating Infused Emulsion (a lightweight lotion), and it’s all housed in a lucky red tiger pouch.

Skin Wellness Essentials by ELEMIS x Hayley Menzies: ELEMIS has joined forces with Hayley Menzies to offer a collection of daily skincare favourites in a printed cosmetics bag. The 7-piece collection of skin and body favourites, all in a handy travel size includes the Pro-Collagen Energising Marine Cleanser 30ml​, Pro-Collagen Cleansing Balm 20g​, Rehydrating Ginseng Toner 50ml​, Dynamic Resurfacing Facial Pads 14pk, Superfood Facial Oil 5ml​, Pro-Collagen Marine Cream 30ml​, and Cool-Down Body Wash 100ml​.

Rose Diamond Skincare Kit by The Organic Pharmacy: Purveyor of organic beauty products, The Organic Pharmacy makes use of innovative silk formulas for this Rose Diamond Skincare Kit. For a radiance, hydration and elasticity boost, try this combination of creams, cleanser and lotion for the eyes face, neck and décolleté.