We have all been there, a suitcase that is filled to the brim, our significant others exclaiming, “what the heck is in this thing?!” as the bag is loaded into the back of the car. While I can’t help you decide whether you actually need those wedges on the camping trip (people, you never know!) I can help get your toiletry bag perfectly and precisely packed! Here are the Benefit must-have products for all those upcoming summer getaways. If we packed all the full-size items this is what my makeup bag would look like…YIKES!
1) b.right! Radiant Skincare by Benefit 6 piece intro kit limited edition $24.00
A flawless complexion starts with bright and beautiful skin! This 6 piece kit is a great introduction for those of you who have yet to try b.right! Radiant Skincare. For those of you that love the line already try this set to take your skincare regimen on the go.
- foamingly clean facial wash
- refined finish facial polish
- moisture prep toning lotion
- triple performing facial emulsion SPF 15 PA++
- total moisture facial cream
- it’s potent! eye cream
Bonus beauty tip! The set already comes in a clear plastic bag, simply pop off the outer unit carton and voila you are in line with any TSA restrictions!
2) some kind-a gorgeous to-go mini $9.00
Cover up an imperfections with the mini size of some kind-a gorgeous. Simply apply this foundation faker with clean fingers to anywhere you need additional coverage.
3) POWda WOWza limited edition $28.00
This is the ultimate travel companion. Can’t decide which of your box o’ powders to take with you? Well now you don’t have to choose! Use hoola to warm up the complexion, follow with either the bella bamba or CORALista for a little POC (“pop o’ color”) on the cheeks.
Bonus beauty tip! Dip your brush into the hoola powder and apply to neck and décolleté, this gives you that summer glow without having the old lady neck!
4) Brows a-go-go brow and eye shaping kit $38.00
Everything you need for perfectly shaped brows and defined eyes in one slim portable palette.
Bonus beauty tip! To maximize the palette make the powder pull double duty as an eyeshadow. Take the highlighter powder and apply from lash line to under the brow arch. If you want to step up your look for evening use the matte brown shades to contour the eyes, follow with the mini smokin’ liner by lining into your lashes to create the look of fuller lashes.
5) they’re real! mascara deluxe mini beyond mascara mini $10.00
The best selling mascara now comes in a deluxe size. It’s so great you should probably keep one in your gym bag, at the office and in your car.
Bonus beauty tip! Wiggle the want horizontally to really coat each lash for total volume, then go vertical and use the ball tip to extend the length of each lash.
6) Crescent Row limited edition set $36.00
No look is complete without a spritz of fragrance. It’s that last subtle something that really makes you feel ready to take on the world. This set is perfect because it allows you to try before you buy. It’s also ideal for people like me who love changing up the scent depending on the mood.
7) Pocket pal lip/cheek stain & clear gloss $20.00
Not only is posiepal perfectly portable to pop in your purse but the buildable coverage makes it a travel necessity.
Bonus beauty tip! Apply the California kissin’ for a subtle day time shine. To amp up the color for evening, apply multiple coats of posietint to the lips. Wait for the color to dry and then follow with your California kissin’.