At this time of year it is pretty quiet, as families and friends venture off on their long planned holidays. If you are still waiting to pack your cases and are having problems with travel accessories, then you might be interested in this article. Finding good quality pint sized items to take with you on vacation can be a little hit and miss, as you don’t want to spend a fortune, but you still want an item that is going to work properly. The best thing to do is choose a manufacturer you trust and opt for their mini sized travel offering.
But don’t worry of you don’t have time to search yourself for good quality products, we’ve done it for you:
BaByliss Pro Nano 200 Travel Size Hair Straightener- £24.99
If you can’t live without your hair straighteners but don’t want to pack your main ones, these nano ones from BaByliss are great as they only measure 15cm long and will slip into a pocket in your suitcase. Good for shorter hairstyles, styling or touch ups on the go, the BaByliss Pro 200 Nano Straighteners are so small they will also fit into a purse or small bag. They heat up to 200°C and although they are only half an inch wide, they have a high intensity heating system that makes the most of the 15 cm long ceramic plates. From John Lewis.
Swan S13070N 800W Travel Iron – £12.99
Not ever ironing anything in my life, I cannot understand why people would take an iron with them on holiday, but some do. So just for them here is the Swan travel iron, complete with a stainless steel sole-plate that comes with a variable temperature control, warm up indicator light and steam button. There is also a travel pouch and measuring beaker included. Powers up-to 900 watts with variable steam. From Argos.
Bodum Travel Press Coffee Maker Mug and Lid, 0.45L – £16
If you can’t move, talk or open your eyes without your favourite cup of freshly made coffee, and are dreading waking up on holiday to a cup of instant, fear not, those boffins at Bodum had your fears in mind when they created the Travel Press Mug. All you have to do is pop your favourite ground coffee into the mug, pour in hot water, wait, then press down the plunger and your family can come out, ready to start the holiday. From John Lewis.
Braun Travel Bag with M90 Mobile Shaver and Gillette Skin Care Set – £29.99
You don’t have to let standards slip and look like a grizzly bear, just because you are on holiday, Braun have decided to make shaving on vacation a cinch with this Braun travel set. The M90 features a unique foil patterns that capture all of your hairs, no matter what length they are, or what direction they are growing in, and the shaver will flex to adjust to your facial contours. There is also a long hair trimmer to keep moustaches and sideburns in good shape, and you can wash the shaver, to keep it in tip top condition. From Tesco.
MONSTER DNA on-ear headphones – £169.99
If your holiday needs a musical accompaniment to keep it going, then how about these foldable headphones from Monster. The DNA on-ear headphones have a tangle resistant cable and are made with a lightweight construction that allows you to move around easily, or just relax where you are. There is also the foldable design which means that you can pack them away into the soft case when you are not using them. From 365 Electricial.
BaByliss Nano 1200W Hair Dryer – was £14.99 now £11.99
Every girl or lady needs a good hair dryer to take with them on holiday and Babyliss is one of the industry’s best known brands. This nano sized dryer delivers a powerful airflow which gives fast drying results, and it is a fraction of the size of a normal dryer, perfect for packing into your suitcase. With 1200 watts, it is lightweight and features include a variable temperature setting, 2 speed and a DC motor with a concentrator nozzle for controlled styling. From Boots.