Vacation Guide: The 7 Travel-Size Beauty Products You Should Never Leave Without

Chanel small compacts and foundation tubes

You should always have an emergency beauty kit whenever you go out, and especially while you travel. We've rounded up seven beauty essentials (all small enough to pack in your carry-on without TSA searching your luggage) to help revive tired eyes and skin so you look fresh even when stepping off the plane after a red-eye flight.

NARS concealer in medium shade photo

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Travel-Size Concealer

Begone, dark circles and under-eye bags. This award-winning concealer (available in 30 shades) will help smooth imperfections to allow your natural beauty to take center stage. Its botanical formula hydrates your skin and reduces the appearance of redness and puffiness. And with more than 300 five-star reviews, this concealer is an absolute must.

To Buy: $13; sephora.com

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Mini mascara: Too Faced Better Than Sex photo

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Travel-Size Mascara

By now you've probably heard that literally hundreds of thousands of women are obsessed with Too Faced's Better Than Sex mascara. Luckily, this well-loved mascara comes in a mini bottle, too. Featuring a unique applicator with extra bristles, this smudge-proof, intense black formula surrounds your eyes in voluminous fringe so you look wide awake and ready to take on the day's adventures.

To Buy: $13; sephora.com

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Urban Decay All Nighter setting spray photo

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Travel-Size Setting Spray

When traveling all day (or night), it's key your setting spray has the capability to keep your makeup intact—thank you, Urban Decay, for creating a 16-hour formula. Whether you're applying this long-lasting product to keep your makeup from melting on a hot day or looking for coverage to last throughout the night, this refreshing and hydrating mist is what you need to get that mattified finish.

To Buy: $15; sephora.com

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Travel-Size Cheek Color

Feeling a little dull after a long day of travel? These mini tubes of Glossier's top-rated Cloud Paint will give your cheeks a subtle glow. Offered in six different shades, these paints don't require a makeup brush and can be applied in seconds. Bonus: The formula is buildable and sheer, so it's practically impossible to apply too much. And it's not just for cheeks; add it to your eyelids to brighten your eyes or to your lips as a dewy gloss.

To Buy: $30 for two-pack; glossier.com

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Charlotte Tilbury travel size mini eyeshadow product photo

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Travel-Size Eyeshadow Palette

Nobody will say, "You look tired," again thanks to this eye-popping palette. Inspired by the Mediterranean, these colors effortlessly build on top of each other, so you can apply a smouldering smokey eye in a matter of seconds. No matter the season or time of day, these transitional pigments can cover it all.

To Buy: $53; charlottetilbury.com

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Make-up remover wipes from Neutrogena photo

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Travel-Size Makeup Remover

For a rinse-free way to take off your makeup (even if it's waterproof), Neutrogena has you covered with these travel-size wipes. With a quick swipe, these gentle cleansing cloths remove dirt and oil without leaving behind a greasy residue. The mini package comes with enough towelettes to cover a week's worth of travel, so you'll always feel refreshed.

To Buy: $2; ulta.com

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Mini dry shampoo from Not Your Mother's photo

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Travel-Size Dry Shampoo

You no longer have to hide your hair under a baseball cap on your travel days. Thanks to this mini bottle of Not Your Mother's dry shampoo, you can get a freshly washed style without actually washing your hair. It's also great to use as a touch-up when you transition your look from day to night: If your hair is feeling greasy or a little flat after the day's activities, use it to remove excess oil and enjoy the volume boost before going out on the town.

To Buy: $3; ulta.com

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