When packing beauty and wellness products for a trip, travelers face TSA restrictions on liquids if they’re just going with a carry-on suitcase. That’s why it’s better to have travel-size and travel-friendly products on hand — even better, just have a travel cosmetic bag ready to go with products that are the right size. Here are 16 products to stock up on for your next trip.
Every skincare routine should include Vitamin C as it protects skin from free radicals and slows down the skin’s natural aging process. Matter of Fact’s patent-pending 10 ml serum packs an extremely effective 20 percent concentration of ascorbic acid in a silky consistency to protect skin and make it more luminous along the way. It’s also the ideal size for travel.
This entire skincare line is directed at travelers, hence the nod to 35,000 feet, the cruising altitude on planes. Their cleanser is effective yet gentle with a gel-to-milk balm that melts makeup yet leaves skin feeling nourished. It packs marula, camellia and squalene to moisturize even the most parched post-airplane skin.
After a long day of travel it can feel like a mini celebration to pop on some eye patches, watch some TV and unwind. These orange, seasonally extra appropriate eye patches by BLAQ feature pumpkin fruit enzymes, red algae and konjac to hydrate and refresh even the most tired undereye areas. Say bye to dark cirlces and puffy eyes even after a grueling red-eye flight.
Even if you’re headed to a cold destination, this body cream feels like a tropical vacation in a jar. Packed with super-effective ingredients such as cupuaçu butter, AHAs and BHAs, and willow bark extract, this cream doesn’t just smell dreamy, it also smooths and brightens skin.
No matter how much makeup you’re wearing, this buttery carrot cleanser will melt it off as the first step of your double cleansing routine. This product is 99.9 percent organic and is filled with nourishing ingredients such as beta carotene from carrot, rosemary, lavender, and calendula.
Traveling somewhere warm where you’ll show some skin? Bring this REFY body glow to give your skin beautiful glass-like skin. This product really makes your decollete and legs look radiant, especially with a tan.
This ultra-hydrating moisturizer is a multitasker and can also be used as a primer or for after-sun care. It has an aloe vera base that’s soothing and provides all-day hydration.
This lip serum is a dewy dream in an array of flattering shades. A mix of vegan oils such as shea butter, avocado oil, refined kiwi oil and argan oil keep lips moisturized and the minty flavor gives them a nice tingle.
This palette is all you need when it comes to eyes, cheeks and highlighter, as it packs a variety of shades for those areas in a compact yet cute leathery palette. The colors have names like First Class and Yacht Club, giving off travel vibes as soon as you open it.
This skin tint is perfect for vacation days when you want a little coverage but not full foundation. It has a buildable formula and is humidity-, sweat-, and transfer-resistant ideal for hot weather vacations.
This serum provides barely there coverage with the added benefits of Vitamin C and SPF. Use it on its own for glowy and protected skin or apply a little concealer to hide blemishes.
If you’ve arrived at your destination feeling low energy there’s a solution that isn’t coffee or energy drinks. Well Told’s adaptogen blend uses maca, matcha and other ingredients to perk you up while on the road.
Another coffee alternative, this drink comes in travel-friendly sachets and is activated by hot water to release the energizing goodness of adaptogenic mushrooms, lion’s mane and chaga. Feel more awake without feeling jittery.
Sometimes it can be difficult to get fresh leafy greens while on the road but these gummies will help you get the right nutrients regardless. These gummies are filled with Vitamin A, iron, and zinc, with one easy bite.
16. Kin Slips
Sleep can also be a challenge while traveling but these sublingual hemp-derived strips can help you catch your needed zzzs. Within ten minutes you’ll feel relaxed and primed for sleeping. (As with all hemp and CBD products be mindful of where you’re traveling)