Forget carrying around cotton wool and liquid removers. Woolworths Nails Varnish Remover Wipes, R29,95 for 30, are bag-friendly, and quick to use. Simply sweep over each nail. Fuss-free.
Is shine your enemy? Carry Palladio Rice Paper Oil-Absorbing Blotting Tissues, R55 for40. Dab to mattify, even over make-up.
Powder compacts can be delicate, and may break up when they’re banging around in your handbag. When my brows are in need of a touch-up, Essence Make Me Brow Eyebrow Gel Mascara, R44,95, does the job. Plus, its mascara-like wand makes for easy application.
Opt for wet wipes on the plane instead of liquid cleansers. Yardley Oatmeal Cleansing Wipes, R49,95 for30, offer an easy way to remove make-up, or simply to refresh, and they won’t take up much room in your hand luggage.