As an avid flier, Contributing Editor Megan Shelton knows that one essential rule for her travel skincare regimen reigns supreme: hydration is key. Today, she unveils a curated selection of indulgent yet necessary essentials that are sure to revitalize your skin, hair, and body while on the go.
More isn’t always merrier: this super lightweight oil-free serum works hard all day long to hydrate and protect skin. Enriched with a phytonutrient-dense complex and botanical hyaluronic acid, it leaves me glowing and rejuvenated long after applying.
The Skin Molecular Silk Amino Hydrating Cleanser from Allies of Skin stands as a testament to the fusion of science and sumptuousness. With its newly enhanced formula, featuring 4X Silk Amino Acids and an abundance of nourishing ingredients, this cleanser elevates the cleansing ritual into a sensorial experience that leaves your skin feeling irresistibly soft, deeply cleaned, and fresh-faced for whatever adventure awaits.
Originally created with moms in mind, this new lip butter from MUTHA is apt for all…and it’s a serious game-changer. Crafted with a rich blend of ceramides, squalane, and natural oils, the MUTHA Pucker Lip Butter promotes a smoother, softer pout while adding a touch of understated elegance to my on-the-go beauty routine.
When it comes to maintaining luscious locks, this leave-in conditioner from Design Essentials is my go-to. The lightweight formulation not only tames frizz but adds a touch of silkiness to my hair that lasts well between washes.
After a long day of jet-setting, this luxurious balm melts away makeup and any grime from the day, leaving my skin clean, hydrated, and perfectly primed for my next adventure. This cleanser + makeup remover balm combines ease and efficiency for the most discerning travelers.
In my pursuit of skincare perfection (and fighting premature aging), one step I am sure to never skip no matter how long my travel day is sunscreen. This one from Avène––found in French households galore––offers a lightweight, non-greasy formula, providing a perfect base for makeup while shielding my skin from harmful UV rays.
This aptly named mask is my secret to beating the wear and tear of a long-haul flight on my skin. A blend of nutrient-rich ingredients keeps my skin hydrated. It ensures I step off the plane with a radiant, refreshed complexion – making it an indispensable companion for the modern globetrotter.
This next-level body butter boasts high-performance ingredients––Undaria seaweed, whipped shea butter, and ceramides––that melt into the skin and are clinically proven to hydrate for 72 hours. The body butter truly improves my post-shower routine, leaving me feeling lavish.