Be it time zone fatigue, dry airplane air, extra sun exposure, or humidity—end of summer hair and skin call for extra TLC. From effective cleansing routines to the best frizz-fighting essentials, take good health wherever you go with these travel-ready must-haves.
Pack a fresh skincare regime. The celeb-loved German skincare line, Dr. Barbara Sturm has perfectly curated a one-and-done Discovery Kit that’ll cover you AM to PM. This seven-piece set includes all the essentials to cleanse, nourish and hydrate including the brand’s beloved Cleanser, Facial Scrub, Face Mask, Hyaluronic Serum, Eye Cream, Face Cream and Anti-Aging Body Cream. In other words, get ready to turn your hotel room into your own personal spa.
Make SPF your BFF. Never leave home without Supergoop’s Face Essentials SPF Mini Set. Whether you need a hydrating moisturizer, resetting spray, daily go-to, or powerhouse coverage, this four-piece travel UV kit has your mug covered—whatever the adventure. We especially love the Unscreen Sunscreen that blends super smooth, feels like a makeup primer, and is totally invisible on any skin tone.
Bring a hard-working hand cream. Come prepared to combat dry airplane air with J.R.’s Watkins lavender hand cream. Made with shea butter, cocoa butter, and avocado oil, this on-the-go staple leaves skin nourished, hydrated, soft—and lightly scented.
Level up your conditioning game. A-listers have long been touting Philip B.’s Rejuvenating Oil as a hair savior—and for good reason. Infused with super-light essential plant and flower oils, this luxe conditioning treatment works wonders on dry, sun-parched locks—leaving hair soft, shiny, and tangle-free. Plus, it’s perfectly-packable too. What’s not to love?
And for very curly folks…Kerastase’s Curl Manifesto Set is worth the splurge from the oh-so-gentle creamy shampoo to the extra-rich moisturizing mask that’ll tame and hydrate your mane—without weighing it down. Also essential, Oribe’s Curl Control Silkening Crème, a humidity fighting game-changer for curl types 2-3 that tackles frizz and nourishes with avocado, apricot and coconut oils.
BYO-P (Bring your own pillowcase). After a seven-hour jaunt abroad the last thing you need: bed head and breakouts. Super gentle on the skin and hair, Slip’s Pure Silk Pillowcases are a travel must to keep tangles, frizz, wrinkles and acne at bay. Not to mention they’re so buttery-soft and luxurious, it’s like taking a fancy hotel bed wherever you go.