Finding the perfect trial size will make your next jet-setting jaunt far less of…a trial.
Here are some handy products to help you keep calm and carry on board.
Boston-based beauty brand First Aid Beauty’s FAB Faves To Go Kit is perfect for travel. It features the FAB Face Cleanser, FAB Facial Radiance Pads and FAB Ultra Repair Cream in travel-friendly sizes for cleansing, exfoliating and hydrating. The First Aid Beauty Gentle Cleansing Wipes are an easy way to refresh skin. Stash the convenient wipes in your gym or beach bag and remove makeup, surface oils and impurities in an instant. (Available at sephora.com.)
SpaRitual Fluent Lacquer Remover Cloths is a portable version of the highly popular Fluent Nail Lacquer liquid remover. Each cloth is individually wrapped in a leak-proof, lint-free packet that will dissolve painted on lacquer from a full manicure/pedicure in one single use. SpaRitual is an eco-friendly brand; the cloths are free of synthetic dyes, petrochemicals and parabens. (Available at sparitual.com.)
Panasonic Beauty has come up with creative ideas for quick touch-ups. The Precision Body Shaver has a dual-position pivoting blade on a sleek wand for portability. The Precision Facial Hair Trimmer has a compact tip to fit in small places. No water required either! (Available at walgreens.com.)
Michael Todd True Organics has celeb fans such as Jillian Michaels, Carmen Electra and Tori Spelling. The Discovery Kit is a five-piece skincare kit made with gluten-free organic ingredients. The collection includes Sun Damage/Anti Aging Discovery Kit, Acne or Oily Skin Discover Kit, Dry Skin Discovery Kit and Normal/Combination Skin Discovery Kit. The vinyl and leatherette carry bag has a zipper closure and is TSA approved for carry on. (Available at michaeltoddtrueorganics.com.)
Smashbox makes it easy with their Travel Size Photo Finish Foundation Primers. Options include Travel Size Photo Finish Foundation Primer Light, Travel Size Photo Finish Foundation Hydrating Primer, Travel Size Photo Finish Foundation Primer, Travel Size Photo Finish Foundation Primer SPF 20 with Dermaxyl Complex and Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Adjust. (Available at ulta.com.)
And for the guys (and gals too!), The Art of Shaving Carry On Kit contains the essentials for a close and comfortable shave. The pouch has a zip top for secure transport and includes travel pumps of the Pre-Shave Oil, Shaving Cream, After-Shave Balm and a Genuine Badger Shaving Brush. The kit meets the TSA carry-on requirements in their clear plastic, zip-top bag. (Available at theartofshaving.com.)