Embrace beauty on board: travel miniatures to tuck into your hand luggage

Amanda Angus / 09 May 2019

These travel minis will perk you up mid-flight and leave you strolling off the plane at your destination feeling refreshed and ready to explore in style.



Natural Shea Ultra Rich Lip Balm
(£9, 4.5g)

Natural Shea Ultra Rich Lip Balm

The harsh, dry air conditioning can leave your lips feeling rough and uncomfortable, so pop this ultra-rich balm into your hand luggage. With 10% shea butter, the luxurious feel of it lasts much longer than other lipsalves you might have tried.

Buy it from loccitane.com

Sustainable Beauty Celebrations 4 Pack
(£8, 4x6ml)

This cute little kit slides neatly into your handbag and as it’s both vegan and sustainable, it’ll help you look good whilst doing good! Pop the Miracle Mask on for five minutes whilst you’re midair (what bliss!), then treat your skin to some Beauty Boosting BB Cream before you land in order to put your best face forward.

Buy it from beautykitchen.co.uk

Sustainable Beauty Celebrations


OUAI Dry Shampoo Foam Travel Size
(£10, 43g)

Your hair can really suffer on a flight. By the time you land, you’ll be desperate for a shower and a hair wash, but a dry shampoo judiciously applied can make you feel fresher instantly – perfect if you’d like to get a bit of exploring done on the way to your hotel. This one comes out as a foam, so you can spray it into your hands and apply, rather than accidently spraying it straight into the eyes of your travel companion…

Buy it from lookfantastic.com

this works in transit no traces
(£18, 60 wipes)

The beauty world is really waking up to the effects of pollution, so keep your skin safe when travelling with these rosewater and water mint infused pads. They will also hydrate and support your skin, as well as making you feel mentally refreshed and ready for the next stage of your journey.

Buy it from boots.com

Caudalie Grape Water
(£6, 75ml)

This soothing, moisturising mist will give you a whole new lease of life, especially if you’re feeling a bit groggy and jet-lagged. It’ll banish redness and any crumples leftover from falling asleep on your travel pillow, and leave you feeling dewy and wide awake.

Buy it from selfridges.com

Caudalie Grape Water

Sesderma C-Vit Eye Contour Patches
(£18, 5 sachets)

Red eyes from a red-eye flight will be a thing of the past if you tuck these Vitamin C patches into a pocket – apply these on aching eyes for 10-15 minutes and you’ll be bright-eyed before you know it (we can’t comment on the bushy tail).

Buy it from sesderma.co.uk

Sesderma C-Vit Eye Contour Patches



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