With the big Electric Picnic (our fave) being just a matter of days away at Hi HQ we have our festival faves list updated. Whether youre a sensitive sole or a full on festival glam gal there is something in our picks for you.  Packing for a 3-day festival can be a challenge, especially when it comes to space but fear not, we’ve put together our top Electric Picnic essentials to get you through the ultimate festival experience:

La Roche-Posay’s Anthelios Fresh Invisible Mist is its first high protection micro-diffusion mist, for hands-free application, making it perfect for on-the-go SPF protection. With a simple spritz, skin is protected against the aging and damaging effects of sunlight, pollution and infrared induced damages, preserving a healthy look. Delivered as a micro-diffused hydrating mist, which can even be worn over make-up, its high UVA-UVB protection is invisibly misted over skin with no need to rub or even touch the skin – a gift for sensitive complexions! Skin is instantly protected, cooled, hydrated and refreshed. Effaclar Duo (+) SPF 30 is La Roche-Posay’s latest product innovation within its Effaclar range and a “must-have” festival essential for those with acne, oily and blemish prone skin. Combining the efficacy of award-winning, anti-imperfection formula, Effaclar Duo (+), along with added SPF 30 protection, La Roche-Posay’s new Effaclar Duo (+) SPF 30 works to treat and heal blemish-prone skin, while shielding it from the adverse effects of the sun’s UV rays, while soaking up the festival atmosphere.Dehydration and heat exposure can cause lips to become dry and irritated. Anthelios XL SPF 50+ Stick, offers ultra-high protection against the harmful effects of both UVA and UVB rays. It contains Thermal Spring Water and helps lock-in moisture and stop lips becoming dry and chapped. €10.25

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Amplify your look with NYX Professional Makeup all-purpose Wonder Stick that has a creamy finish that conceals highlights and contours with ease. The Wonder Stick is available in four different shade combinations to fit every skin tone including one universal shade.  €14.00




Every girl needs her lashes to complete any festival makeup look! iEnvy by Kiss lashes (€3.50) are exclusive to Penneys and are available in a range of styles from natural to full volume – a style to suit everyone.  These lashes move and blend with natural hair and when coated with mascara, these lashes do not clump and bead like synthetic hair. So quick and easy to apply before leaving your tent!



Last but not least – skincare! Feeling fresh and clean at a festival is one of the biggest struggles, especially when it comes to packing suitable products. Urban Veda Soothing Complete Discovery Set (€25.95) is the ultimate festival set, including a miniature Daily Soothing Facial Wash, Soothing Exfoliating Facial Polish, Soothing Day Cream, Soothing Body Wash, Soothing Body Scrub and Soothing Body Lotion. This set is the perfect size to pop into your backpack!


Team your Urban Veda Soothing Complete Discovery Set with the Cleanse Off Mitt (€5.95), created by Jennifer Rock, aka The Skin Nerd, to remove all of your festival makeup. Cleanse Off Mitt is reusable microfibre cosmetic mitt designed to remove makeup and oil from the skin. It is safe, gentle, thorough and respectful to the skin. Cleanse Off Mitt rivals face wipes as it contains no harsh chemicals or preservatives that can often irritate and exacerbate many skin conditions.

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