With staycations being the best form of escapade now that travel isn’t encouraged, why not make the experience even more memorable by packing in some self-care treats? Organising an overnight bag might not be as thrilling as stuffing your luggage full for a week-long vacation, but here are some essentials that will make your stay extra comfortable and luxurious—from pampering beauty products to comfortable loungewear you won’t want to get out of.

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For that “no makeup” makeup look: Porcelain Essentials Skin Perfecting Moisturiser

Lay off the heavy makeup and let your holiday glow shine through with this tinted sunscreen that comes in two shades, light and natural. Offering minimal coverage, it conceals the appearance of blemishes without the cake-y look, protects against sun damage while you’re chilling by the pool, and prevents pore congestion.

More information here.

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Stay chic and comfortable: Uniqlo AIRism Cotton Ribbed V-Neck Bra Tank Top

Ladies can pack light by including a versatile top like this cotton ribbed bra tank, which offers a comfortable fit and feels cool on the skin. Designed with moisture-wicking features, the top can easily be paired with shorts for lounging indoors or complemented with a colourful, voluminous skirt for dinner plans.

More information here.

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Slip into laid-back footwear: The Adidas Adilette Comfort Slides

If you’ve got no fancy dinner plans during your stay, a pair of comfortable slides like these will fit the bill. Unisex and stylish, these fuss-free slides come in a range of vibrant colours and offers a cool waterproof option that will take you from brunch to pool. Plus, features like the Cloudfoam Plus plush footbed makes these footwear comfortable to wear all day.

More information here.

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Soak in the bath and relax: Lush Intergalactic Bath Bomb

If your room comes with a bath tub (lucky you), consider bringing a bath bomb with a scent that you enjoy. One of Lush’s best-sellers, this bath bomb fizzes into an Instagram-worthy swirl of colours mimicking the interstellar hues of space. Made with peppermint, grapefruit, vetivert, and cedar wood oils, the bath bomb will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated.

More information here.

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Stay safe and sanitised: Dr. Bronner’s Peppermint Organic Hand Sanitiser

Suitable for both kids and adults with sensitive skin, this mint-scented hand sanitiser is gentle on skin yet effective against viruses. Formulated with organic ethyl alcohol, organic peppermint oil, water, and organic glycerine, it will keep hands smelling fresh and feeling clean.

More information here.

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Swim in style: Haikini Las Chicas de Isla (Dusk) and Quiksilver Mens Micro Dose 17″ Swim Short

Great for both poolside relaxing and water sports, Haikini’s bikinis are ethically made in Bali in limited batches and come in striking, reversible patterns.

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For men, these Quiksilver swim shorts are made with recycled polyester cotton blend slub fabric and designed for comfort as one clocks in the laps.

More information here and here.

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Mask up: Fresh Mask Recipe Balancing Act Skincare Kit

Chilling in your room for most of your staycation? Take a break from wearing a protective mask by treating your skin with a beauty mask instead. This kit from Fresh comes with the mineral-rich Umbrian Clay Purifying Mask, as well as the hydrating Rose Face Mask. Combine the two and enjoy your very own spa-like experience in the comfort of your suite.

More information here.

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