Stash makeup, skincare, grooming tools, jewelry and other personal items into this pink, 3-zip cosmetic bag featuring a cheerful tropical print, the result of a brilliant collaboration between Rifle Paper Co. and the iconic bag brand, LeSportsac ($25, riflepaperco.com).
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Flaxseed-filled, lavender-scented soothers offer sweet relief to anyone suffering tired, puffy eyes or tension headaches. Place one over your peepers and the stress of travel just melts away—even if you’re stuck in the middle seat ($48, ahalife.com).
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Afraid of flying? Who wouldn’t be—arid cabin air is notoriously harsh. When’s Travelmate sheet mask (a South Korean beauty staple) infuses skin with hyaluronic acid, chamomile, ginseng, Swiss Alpine herb extracts, and other nutrients to hydrate, soothe, and create a dewy complexion upon arrival. Stuff a one-time-use sheet into someone’s stocking ($7, sephora.com).
Not only do Stowaway’s right-sized cosmetics help women look gorgeous while traveling light, each petite product (beauty balm, concealer, rouge, eyeliner, mascara, and lipstick) is priced right, too (from $10 each, or $75 for a full set, stowawaycosmetics.com).
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Discovered a beauty secret abroad? Axel and Ash’s beautiful cloth Swept Away by Wanderlust journal is the perfect place to stash insider info. Unlike typical lined and bound notebooks, this one also features whimsical questions, engaging writing prompts, lush photography, witty “to do” notes, and more ($39.99, axelandash.com).
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