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Mini but mighty: the essential mix from Boots UK

21 June 2016
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From hen do’s and weddings, to weekend breaks in the country with loved ones, it’s officially mini break season! Make dashing for that train after work less stressful by opting for a smaller hold-all, rather than a giant suitcase. Not blessed with being a packing pro? Not to worry. Boots UK will help you make the most of your space with heroes from the mighty miniatures collection.

Boots moisturising nail polish remover pads (£1.50)

Painting your nails on the train to the venue? There’s no need for any nail related mishaps letting down your outfit with these moistursing nail pads which are packed full of vitamin e to nourish your nails.

Guarantee a good hair day all weekend long with this luxurious mini shampoo and conditioner from Liz Earle (£5.75 each). With shine-enhancing apple and orange extracts and eight fragrant essential oils, this power duo leaves hair touchably soft, smooth and effortlessly ready to style. At just 50ml each, you won’t need to worry about squeezing in the straighteners!

Boots Travel Set (£5.00)

Take the stress out of rummaging through your skincare heroes each time you pack and decant some of your favourite full size skincare favourites into this handy travel set.  Keep in your toiletries bag, so you’re always prepared however last minute the trip is.

Not only will this Liz Earle Instant Boost Skin Tonic Spritzer 30ml (£6.00) brighten, refresh and pamper you whatever your skin type, it will also keep you cool if you’re lucky enough to get a warm weekend. With a spirit-lifting blend of rose-scented geranium, lavender and sweet orange pure essential oils, it’s a summer getaway savior. 

Make sure your legs are smooth enough to steal the show with this mini version of Soap and Glory’s The Righteous Butter™ Body Lotion (£2.50). Packed full of moisture quenching ingredients, it’ll leave skin feeling softer, smoother and suppler.

Boots Smile Totalcare Mouthwash coolmint 75ml (£0.99)

There’s nothing better than the feeling of fresh breath the morning after the night before. This super handy mini travel size of Totalcare mouthwash from Boots will keep you feeling minty fresh on-the-go.

If you really want to go all out, then why not invest in a stylish wash bag to keep all of your new miniatures in? Boots offers a wide selection of styles including Boots hanging wash bag flamingo(£12.00), which with separate, detachable compartments can be as multi-functional as you need it to be.

About Walgreens Boots Alliance

Walgreens Boots Alliance (Nasdaq: WBA) is the first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise.

The company was created through the combination of Walgreens and Alliance Boots in December 2014, bringing together two leading companies with iconic brands, complementary geographic footprints, shared values and a heritage of trusted health care services through pharmaceutical wholesaling and community pharmacy care, dating back more than 100 years.

Walgreens Boots Alliance is the largest retail pharmacy, health and daily living destination in the USA and Europe and, together with its equity method investments*, employs more than 370,000* people and has a presence in more than 25* countries. Walgreens Boots Alliance is a global leader in pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing retail with over 13,100* stores in 11* countries. The company includes one of the largest global pharmaceutical wholesale and distribution networks with over 350* distribution centers delivering to more than 200,000** pharmacies, doctors, health centers and hospitals each year in 19* countries. In addition, Walgreens Boots Alliance is one of the world’s largest purchasers of prescription drugs and many other health and wellbeing products.

The company’s portfolio of retail and business brands includes Walgreens, Duane Reade, Boots and Alliance Healthcare, as well as increasingly global health and beauty product brands, such as No7, Botanics, Liz Earle and Soap & Glory. More company information is available at

* As at 31 August 2015 (without subsequent adjustment for business acquisitions or dispositions), including equity method investments.

** For 12 months ended 31 August 2015 (without subsequent adjustment for business acquisitions or dispositions), including equity method investments.


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Boots is the UK’s leading health and beauty retailer with over 52,000 team members and around 1,900 stores, ranging from local community pharmacies to large destination health and beauty stores.*

Boots serves its customers and patients for life as the leading provider of healthcare on the high street and the UK’s number one beauty destination. It offers an unrivalled depth and breadth of products, which incorporates its extensive own brand range and innovative portfolio of brands, including No7, the UK’s No1 skincare brand, Soap & Glory, Liz Earle Beauty and Sleek MakeUP.

2024 marks Boots’ 175th anniversary year. Founder John Boot opened a herbalist store in Nottingham in 1849 to offer an affordable alternative to traditional medicines. His son Jesse expanded the business to become a modern retailer and the biggest chemist in Britain. Throughout its history, Boots has listened, learned and innovated, and it continues to challenge itself to improve its products and services every day.

Boots is part of Walgreens Boots Alliance, which is a global leader in pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing retail.  More company information is available on

*Figures accurate as of 31 May 2024