3 Essential Haircare Products for your Travel Bag

It's always great when you don’t need to worry as much about hair when on holiday – and also when you don’t need to pack as many products. It can be too much to carry numerous haircare products for a holiday, not to mention there never being any time in order to use all of them. When your haircare routine is paired down as much possible you are able to travel light and enjoy yourself more. "Wash and go" is always the dream but in reality your go-tos (GHDs anyone)? are needed. Thank goodness for these three haircare essentials to streamline and easily slot into your haircare routine while you're busy travelling. These items ensure that your hair feels healthy and manageable, no matter where you go or whatever you're doing.


Cotton pillowcases can cause friction and damage to hair, leading to frizz and breakage. Silk pillowcases, on the other hand, are smooth and gentle, preventing hair from becoming tangled and a frizzy mess. Lightweight and easy to pack, the Silkee 100% Silk Travel Pillowcase is literally a best friend for comfort, luxury and a good night's sleep, not to mention the health and beauty benefits it provides. For me, it takes care of frizz being able to wake up to good hair days when travelling. I have been in situations where I haven't always been able use my straighteners and the greatest of hair dryers either in hotel settings or while caravanning - not easy! As for using a silk pillowcase for a flight, it comes to the rescue when you want look - and feel - your best when you arrive at your destination. Its a soft, comfortable and luxurious sleeping surface, great for flights or even road trips. It's an easy decision to take with you even with the pillow filler, making it an essential for your travel kit. One product with numerous benefits when you're away from home.

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A pure silk hair wrap provides hair protection for every occasion, whatever you’re doing; on the go, travel, in-flight, poolside or beach, evening glamour - and while you sleep. Similar to a silk pillowcase, a silk hair wrap protects your hair from friction and damage while you sleep. It's especially useful for those who wear extensions, braids or have curly hairstyles that require specific care. A silk hair wrap not only helps prevent damage, but it also helps to maintain your hairstyle and prolong a great blow dry. There's not always the time when you're travelling. A time and hair savior. It's also a great item to pack for long flights or train rides, as you can easily slip it on to keep your hair in check while you travel.

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For me, the Silkee Quick Dry Microfibre Hair Towel is always a must-have for travel. Its light and compact when folded so it makes it easy to pack in a suitcase, small carry on or backpack. With its quick-drying Microfibre material, this hair towel is perfect for on-the-go, especially when there is never much time to spend on haircare - it cuts my blow dry time by literally half! Regular towels are harsh on the hair and we are always told to avoid them but the smooth-touch Microfibre fabric is gentle and prevents breakage and frizz, making it an essential while travelling. After a swim or shower, I can wrap my hair in the towel and be confident that it's looking after my hair as well as knowing that water is being quickly absorbed by the time I am ready to blow dry my hair.

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Overall, these three products are essential tools for protecting and maintaining healthy hair while travelling. They're small, lightweight, and easy to pack, making them perfect for any trip. Exactly what I like about haircare, fuss free.  So the next time you're planning a holiday, business trip or even road trip, be sure to add these haircare essentials to your packing list!