A hydrating face mist toner
We all know how dry it can get on airplanes. Keep skin hydrated and looking supple courtesy of natural skincare brand Mullein & Sparrow and their Balancing Face Mist Toner. Witch hazel balances, while essential oils of jasmine, coriander and rose geranium help boost moisture. Use it to refresh skin both during and after your flight.
Available at: Select retail locations
A skin-saving eye mask
Getting shut-eye on a plane isn’t always easy, but you can increase the odds by donning an eye mask. The iLuminage Skin Rejuvenating Eye Mask not only blocks out light to make sleeping easier, it’s embedded with Cupron’s copper oxide technology, clinically proven to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
Available at: iluminagebeauty.com, shop.nordstom.com
A carryon with beauty and brains
Not only does this sleek, lightweight Raden carryon provide a stylish way to cart your clothes, it has location sensors that sync to an iOS app to help you keep track of your bag. And that’s not all. The high-tech carryon’s handle acts as a scale so you’re never
at risk for exceeding the weight limit. The bag also boasts an integrated battery with two USB ports to charge your gadgets on the go.
Available at: shop.nordstom.com, raden.com
Headphones comfortable enough to sleep in
Falling asleep listening to a podcast or favourite playlist while in flight is commonplace, but using ear buds and bulky headphones can make it near-impossible to stay asleep. SleepPhones use ultra-slim, high-quality flat speakers embedded inside of a soft, machine-washable headband so they stay put and let you snooze comfortably.
Available at: sleepphones.com
A cashmere wrap that gives back
The Red Twist wrap is a 100 per cent cashmere sweater-wrap that’s cosy without being bulky. Each wrap weighs in at just 13 ounces, so it can easily be tossed in a carryon without taking up too much precious cargo room. Wraps are available in 17 colours and money from the sale of each goes to help educate young girls in Asia through a donation to Room to Read.
Available at: theredtwist.com
Travel essentials for while you’re on vacation
An easy way to match your foundation to your tan
Face Atelier’s foundation comes in 17 shades, but their unique colour adjustors make it possible to easily tweak the tone. The adjusters allow you to lighten or darken a shade so your foundation always matches your tan.
Available at: Select retail locations and faceatelier.com
On vacation: A pair of shades for any face shape
Shades are a vacation essential. Warby Parker makes myriad styles of sunglasses, but the “Piper” is designed to be flattering on all face shapes. The subtle cat eye shape is timeless and the style comes in four distinct shades, including jet black and tortoiseshell.
Available at: warbyparker.com
On vacation: An innovative three-in-one purse
A stylish three-in-one bag eliminates the need to pack multiple purses for a vacation. The Hana by Aram Lee can quickly transform from a full-fledged tote, to a medium bag, to a clutch, ensuring you have something that works with any outfit or style scenario—without overpacking. The bag comes in black, white and metallic.
Available at: aramlee.com
A waterproof way to listen to your tunes (as shown in main image)
Whether you’re by the pool or at the beach, Soundcast’s compact VG1 offers an easy way to take your tunes with you. Durable and waterproof, use the VGI to stream your favourite
music from your mobile device with up to 20 hours of battery life. The VG1 also functions as a hands-free Bluetooth speakerphone and works with SIRI.
Available at: amazon.com