Every traveler needs their beauty regimen to be simple and handy while flight-hopping and continuously packing and unpacking. And, with the stress and sleep deprivation that goes hand in hand with any trip, products become even more crucial to maintain a sleek appearance that looks effortless even while zooming through time zones.
Hit the road (with) Jack
Jack Black’s grooming products are a great addition to a guy’s toiletry bag. The SPF 25 Lip Balm doesn’t leave a girlie shine, while the Supreme Cream Shave Lather provides protective layers of macadamia and soybean oil. Lip Balm, $7; Supreme Cream, $12. www.getjackblack.com
The man in the mask
To relieve tired skin caused by unfamiliar hotel beds and skin-dehydrating plane trips, men can unfold the single-use Macadamia and Sunflower Hydrating Mask by Davinci. In just 10 minutes guys can enjoy this facial on a train, plane or even automobile. $2.99.
Leave the full-sized accessories at home and pack the five-piece Touch-Up Set from Studio Basics. Their efficiently designed “on-the-go cosmetic case” holds just the neccessities for applying make-up in miniature. $7.99.
Color me gorgeous
Reduce all the clutter in your makeup bag with this Color Disc from Haute Face, which specializes in products for darker skin tones. Disc contains 12 different types of make-up, including face powder, eyeshadow, blush and lipstick. Choose from seven skin tones. $69.
Across the Pond’s
Don’t want to leave make-up on your in-flight pillow, but would rather skip the airplane soap-and-sink washing? Pond’s Clean Sweep towelettes, in a 15-sheet travel pack, are hypoallergenic and remove make-up in a quick swipe. And, there’s no rinsing required. $2.99. www.ponds.com
Hair today, gone tomorrow
No time to hit the hairdresser before hitting the road? Hi-lights Hair Mascara from Frederic Fekkai works like eyelash mascara: Brush it on and you’ve got highlights that wash out with your next shampoo. Great for touching up roots as well. Comes in gold for blondes and light brunettes, and cognac for medium brown to black hair shades. $20.